An upcoming special issue of the Elsevier Journal of Future Generation Computer Systems is accepting papers on “Security and Privacy in Big Data-enabled Smart Cities: Opportunities and Challenges.”

Topics include:

  • Data collection and management approaches in smart cities
  • Big data analytics epistemological challenges in smart cities
  • Big data algorithms and techniques for smart city planning
  • Cloud computing based solutions for big data analytics
  • Security and privacy frameworks for smart cities
  • Biometric modalities involved in social activities
  • Privacy challenges and mitigation approaches
  • Smart city related big data service innovation
  • Big data for urban design and management
  • Frameworks of big data analytics

The submission deadline is May 1st, 2017. Full details are on the announcement page.