DISC 2014

bigstock-Big-data-concept-in-word-tag-c-49922318Asian Hub Conference on Triple Helix & Network Sciences

DISC 2014

(Daegu Gyeongbuk International Social Network Conference)

We are pleased to announce the Asian Hub conference on Triple Helix & Network Sciences, scheduled to occur in Daegu, Republic of Korea from 11th to 13th, December, 2014. The inaugural event last year was a great success with over 150 registered attendees including Batagelj, Diesner, Smith, Rluver, Ackland, Tkach-Kawasaki, Philips, Shapiro, and Barnett, (see previous Keynote Speakers: https://disckorea.wordpress.com/disc-2013/keynoter/), and we hope you can join us as we seek to continue building a regional center for thought provoking, inspiring discussion about knowledge management and innovation with some of the world’ foremost scholars and practitioners in the field of network sciences. 

Conference Theme

Big Data as Social Culture 

Networked Innovation and Government 3.0

Conference Chair of DISC 2014 (Daegu Gyeongbuk International Social Network conference) (Full) Professor, Dr Han Woo Park (Director of Asia Triple Helix Society, Yeungnam Univ, Korea), http://www.hanpark.net

◆ Important Dates

  • Pre-Registration (with Discounted Fee) Deadline : 5 September, 2014
  • Workshop Registration Deadline :  30 November, 2014
  • Presentation Slides Submission Deadline30 November, 2014

 Theme Data as Social Culture : Networked Innovation and Government 3.0
 Dates December 11(Thu.) ~ 13(Sat.), 2014
 Venue Eldis Regent Hotel, Daegu, Republic of Korea
(Workshop : Yeungman University, Gyeongsan, Republic of Korea)
 Organized By The Asia TripleHelix Society, The Asia Triple Helix Society,
Y.U. Cyber Emotions Research Center,
Y.U. BK Plus (East Asia Culture Contents),
Korea Institute Science and Technology Information(KISTI)
 Sponsored By Korea Tourism Organization, Daegu Convention & Visitors Bureau,
DEXCO, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, The IMC, POSTECH, TREUM,
Korea e-Book COOP, Culture Plex, South-East Asia Creative Economy Forum, Inside Solution, Dapoomeun Yukgaejang, Young IL Engineering

◆ The IMC Award

Outstanding original work will be considered for special awards. The competition opens for all ranks including graduate students and faculty members. The total amount of available awards is 2 million Korean Won, and the number of selected papers must also be submitted to the Journal of Contemporary Eastern Asia for publication.To be considered for this award, send your completed paper and biography no later than 1 October 2014 > 30 November 2014 to info.disc2014@gmail.com

                    ★☆★  PRIZES   ★☆★

  • 1st(One Paper) – KRW 1,000,000
  • 2nd(One Paper) – KRW 500,000
  • 3rd(Two Papers) – KRW 250,000 (per each)