Call for Papers

The International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE) is the premier annual conference showcasing advances in Web Engineering methods, platforms, languages, tools and emerging technologies. 

ICWE aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from various disciplines in academia and industry to tackle research and development challenges in the engineering of Web applications as well as dealing with the far-reaching impact of the Web on media, society and culture.

List of Topics

The 20th edition of ICWE will accept contributions on a wide spectrum of topics related to Web Engineering, including but not limited to the following:

  • Web application modeling and engineering
  • Web mining, big data analytics and knowledge extraction 
  • Semantic Web and Linked Open Data
  • Web crowdsourcing, social and human computation
  • Mobile Web application engineering
  • Web of Things
  • Web composition and mashups
  • Web programming languages, tools and frameworks
    • Web Assembly
  • Microservice and Web API engineering
  • Web user interface design
  • Redecentralization of the Web
  • Web-based learning
  • Quality aspects of Web applications:
    • Accessibility and Usability
    • Security and Privacy
    • Reusability and Composition
    • Mobility and Distribution
    • Performance and Scalability
    • Testability and Quality Assurance
    • Maintainability and Sustainability

Important Dates

  • Abstract submission: Sunday Jan 19, 2020
  • Paper submission: Sunday Jan 26, 2020
  • Paper notification: Fri Feb 28, 2020
  • Camera ready: Thu March 19, 2020
  • Conference: June 9-12, 2020


General Chair

Tommi Mikkonen

University of Helsinki, Finland

Program Co-Chairs

Cesare Pautasso

University of Lugano, Switzerland

Maria Bielikova

Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia

Program Committee

  • Maria Bielikova, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
  • Alessandro Bozzon, Delft University of Technology
  • Markel Vigo, The University of Manchester
  • Jan Paralic, Technical University Kosice
  • George Pallis, Dpt. of Computer Science, University of Cyprus
  • Andrea Stocco, Università della Svizzera Italiana
  • Raphael M. Reischuk, ETH Zurich
  • Cesare Pautasso, University of Lugano, Switzerland
  • Thomas Richter, Rhein-Waal University of Applied Sciences
  • Harald Sack, FIZ Karlsruhe, Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure & KIT Karlsruhe
  • Euripides Petrakis, Technical University of Crete (TUC)
  • Tomoya Noro, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
  • Radu Tudor Ionescu, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Kari Systä, Tampere University of Technology
  • Marcos Baez, University of Trento
  • Marco Brambilla, Politecnico di Milano
  • Cinzia Cappiello, Politecnico di Milano
  • Erik Wilde, CA Technologies
  • Epaminondas Kapetanios, School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Westminster
  • Oscar Pastor Lopez, Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Jose Ignacio Panach Navarrete, University of Valencia
  • Sören Auer, TIB Leibniz Information Center Science & Technology and University of Hannover
  • Schahram Dustdar, Vienna University of Technology
  • Matthias Book, University of Iceland
  • Ralf Klamma, RWTH Aachen University
  • Maxim Bakaev, Novosibirsk State Technical University
  • Lourdes Moreno, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
  • Irene Garrigos, University of Alicante
  • Abhishek Srivastava, Indian Institute of Technology Indore
  • Nicola Zannone, Eindhoven University of Technology
  • Santiago Melia, Universidad de Alicante
  • Juan Manuel Murillo Rodríguez, University of Extremadura
  • Werner Retschitzegger, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Information Systems Group
  • Pieter Colpaert, Ghent University
  • Oscar Diaz, University of the Basque Country
  • Florian Daniel, Politecnico di Milano
  • Carlos Canal, University of Málaga
  • Dickson K.W. Chiu, The University of Hong Kong
  • Flavius Frasincar, Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Gustavo Rossi, LIFIA-F. Informatica. UNLP
  • Gefei Zhang, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin
  • Richard Chbeir, Univ. Pau & Pays Adour, UPPA/E2S, LIUPPA Anglet, France
  • Marco Winckler, University Paul Sabatier
  • Hao Han, Tokyo Tech, NII, Kanagawa U, U of Tokyo, Konica Minolta
  • Vicente Pelechano, Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Myriam Arrue, University of the Basque Country
  • Jan Hidders
  • Zakaria Maamar, Zayed University, UAE
  • Michael Weiss, Carleton University
  • Oscar Corcho, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Maristella Matera, Politecnico di Milano
  • Jürgen Ziegler, University of Duisburg-Essen
  • Christoph Bussler, Google
  • Piero Fraternali, Politecnico di Milano
  • Jeffrey Ullman, Stanford University
  • Ashwin Ittoo, ULiège
  • V. Ramakrishnan, SUNY Stony Brook
  • Manuel Wimmer, Johannes Kepler University Linz
  • Yeliz Yesilada, The University of Manchester
  • Cristina Gena, Department of Computer Science, University of Torino
  • Filippo Ricca, DIBRIS, Università di Genova – Italy
  • Filomena Ferrucci, Università di Salerno
  • Stefan Tai, TU Berlin
  • Philipp Leitner, Chalmers | University of Gothenburg
  • Sergio Firmenich, LIFIA, Facultad de Informatica, Universidad Nacional de La Plata and Conicet Argentina
  • Martin Johns, TU Braunschweig
  • Ioannis Anagnostopoulos, University of Thessaly
  • Hubert Baumeister, Technical University of Denmark
  • Maurício Aniche, Delft University of Technology
  • Devis Bianchini, University of Brescia
  • Domenico Bianculli, SnT Centre – University of Luxembourg
  • Maria Esther Vidal, Universidad Simon Bolivar, Dept. Computer Science
  • Alexander Knapp, Universität Augsburg
  • Martin Gaedke, Chemnitz University of Technology


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