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2011 IFIP World CIO Forum - Call for Papers


IFIP WCF-----Call for Paper

Nov 1-4

Shenzhen China

Nowadays, the economic globalization, capital globalization and globalizationof crisis management are strongly underpinned by the application of informationtechnology. IT is increasingly becoming a crucial stimulus for economicgrowth, innovation and transformation. As leaders of the IT sector, CIOs play an importantrole in realizing the value of IT. Sharing of knowledge and experiences of CIOs, and integrating the power of IT to spur national economic progress and formulate effective business strategy are among the primary objectives of the  International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP).

With the afore-mentioned objectives in mind, IFIP has approved the proposal by the country representatives of China, India, Netherlands, Germany, America and South Africa etc to organize the World CIO Forum. As a global platform to discuss relevant IT related issues and topics in national policy formulation, business sustainability and environmental conservation, IFIP has authorized the Chinese Institute of Electronics to host the first World CIO Forum. The Forum will invite distinguished members of the government, business, IT and academic communities to present and share their knowledge and experiences to enrich the participants, expected to be more than 1000 attendees from across the globe.


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • New Technology Brings about New Opportunity
  • Sustainable Development and Green IT
  • How does CIO Become the Business Enabler?
  • Cloud Computing
  • Process Optimization and Revolution
  • Expansion of Supply Chain Value
  • Next Information Technology
  • Open Source Software
  • Information Security, Compliance and Privacy Protection
  • Wireless Communication
  • Security and Cryptography
  • E-Commerce and E-Government
  • Data Mining
  • Knowledge Management
  • Risk Control
  • Business Intelligence


Author Instruction

All papers must be in English. Please carefully read the instruction and download relevant files. You are strongly encouraged to use LaTeX2e for the preparation of camera-ready manuscript. Manuscripts must be accompanied by a signed copyright form.

For more details, please find out at




Papers must be submitted to online through easy chair. The program committee and submission web pages are

Inquiry Contact: Lucy Zhang

          Tel: 861068278214



Best Paper Award

Authors of the best paper, chosen by the technical program committee, will be presented an award at the forum.


Important Dates

Full paper submission: July 10, 2011

Notification of Acceptance: August 1, 2011

Camera-ready Manuscript: August 15, 2011


2011 IFIP World CIO Forum

Sponsor: International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Organizer: Chinese Institute of Electronics (CIE)

Co-organizer: People’s government of Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Exclusive strategic cooperative agency: ITValue


Chair of WCF

Wu Jichuan           Chairman of Chinese Institute of Electronics


International Advisory Board


Leon STROUS        Chairmanof the International Federation for Information Processing                    (IFIP)


Gerald ENGEL    Vice Chairman of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Ramon PUIGJANER Vice Chairman of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Lalit SAWHNEY   Vice Chairman of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Joe TURNER     Vice Chairman of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Stephen IBARAKI     FCIPS, DFNPA, MVP, Founder Global Industry Council (GIC), Chief Officer SR (IFIP IP3), Chairman CIPS (2007/8)



August Wilhelm SCHEER  Founder of IDS Scheer AG

Anthony WANG          President of Australian Computer Society (ACS) 

A Min TJOA             Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Software Technology

Bogale DEMISSIE        Ethiopian Information Technology Professionals Association EITPA

Alain ROSSI             CIO at CNED

Eduard DUNDLER        General Secretary of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)

Klaus BRUNNSTEIN       University of Hamburg Faculty f. Informatics

Kai RANNENBERG        The T-Mobile Chair of Mobile Business & Multilateral Security

Maria RAFFAI            Szechenyi Istvan University Faculty for Information Science and Electrical Engineering

Horst ELLERMANN       Chief Editor of CIO Magazine of Germany

Tadao SAITO             Toyota Info Technology Center

Waudo SIGANGA         President of the Computer Society of Kenya

Dong Yoon KIM           Professor at Ajou University

Augusto Julio DOMINGUES  Full Professor at the Instituto Superior Técnico, LisbonRamon

Lawrence GUDZA          GB Computers Tharam S DILLON         Professor of Curtin University of Technology 
Marcelo WALTER         Faculty member at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), in Brazil

Yury G. EVTUSHENKO   The academician of Russian Academy of Sciences, director of Dorodnicyn Computing Centre

Sokratis KATSIKAS        Professor of the Dept. of Digital Systems of the University of Piraeus

Giulio OCCHINI           General Director of AICA

John SEGLIAS             President of British Computer Society (BCS) ELITE

Kishore SWAMINATHAN    Global Director of Research, Accenture Technology Labs

Jerry LUFTMAN            Executive Director & Distinguished Professor at Stevens Institute of Electronics


National Advisory Board:


Yang Xueshan  Vice minister of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology

General Secretary:

Xu Yu       Director of IT Advancement office of MIIT


Technical Program Committee:


Pan Yunhe        Executive vice president of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering



Adrian R. Haas         Executive vice president and CIO of Sony

Ma, Michael          Vice-President of Information Technology at AIA

Michael Nilles         Global CIO of Schneider

Bruno Kern           Senior Vice-President and CIO of Pramerica Financial

Stephane Lamoureux    Director of Global Operations at SITA

Parminder Singh         SVP & CIO of Jubilant Organosys

Atul Varde,       Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Affinity Credit Union

Catherine Boivie      Senior Vice-president of Technology Information at Vancity Credit Union

Carlos Juiz            Delegate of the Rector for the Technology at the University of Balearic Islands and Professor of this University

Josep Molas           Former president of ATI

Francisco Tirado        President of the SCIE (Spanish Scientific Computer Society)

Miquel Huguet         Director of the Catalonia Supercomputing Centre (CESCA)

Didac Lopez           President of ATI

Peter Dobay           Professor at Pecs University

Gabor Kornai          CEO of AAM Management Information Consulting

Gabor Homonnay       CIO of Sanofi-Aventis company

Lishan Adam           Ethiopian independent IT consultant

Deres Tesfaye          CEO of OmniTech

Dagmawi             President of Ethiopian Information Technology Professional Association DB Phatak             Professor at Indian Institute of Technology

MD Agrawal           Vice President and President-Elect, Computer Society of India

Alok Kumar            CIO of Tata Consultancy Services 

Vijay Sethi             CIO of Hero Honda Motors

Alessandro Musumeci    President of the Italian Federation of Directors in computerized firms (FIDA Inform)

Enzo Vighi             CIO of Vittoria Assicurazioni

Gianluigi Castelli        Executive Vice President Information Technology of Eni

Sungtae Kim           President of National Information Society Agency

Steve van Wyk         CIO of ING Bank

Arjan van Dijk          CIO of Ymere

Klaas Brongers         President of Dutch Computer Society

Lineke Sneller          CIO of Tele2

Fernando Rui de Oliveira Moreira  President of INESC INOVAÇÃO

Samsoo Pyo            CIO of Korea Telecom

Dias Coelho             President of the Portuguese Computer Society (APDSI)

Eduardo Franco de Camargo  HSBC Brazil Senior Program Manager

Global Banking &Markets Brazil

Peter High              Founder of Metis Strategy

Maria Klawe            President of Harvey Mudd College

Brain Cameron        Executive Director, Center for Enterprise Architecture, the Pennsylvania State University

Gu Yisi                  Ambow Education Holding Ltd. VP&CTO
Liu Youxing           Loncin Motor CO.LTD System Management Department Deputy                Director

Ma Guang Ti        China Minzu Securities CO.LTD General Engineer

Lai Xizhang        CIO of Hong Kong MTR Corporation Limited

Hu Chenjie         CIO of China Southern Airlines

Cai Yang            CIO of China East Airlines Corporation Limited.
Chen Xianxiang    Deputy General Manager of Tai Wan Lion Travel Service CO.LTD

Bai Shuo         General Manager Assistant, General engineer of Shanghai Stock Exchange

Zhu Zhanbei     General Manager of Wanda Group Information Technology Department

Li Hong         General Manager of China Sinosteel Corporation Information Management Department

Liao Yabin      Principle Engineer of Guosen Securities CO.LTD

Di Tongwei     Vice president and CIO of Li Qun Group

Ding Zhen       Director of China Telecom Group Enterprise IT Application Department

Deng Shuhong   Assistant Vice President of Home Inns     

Zhou Deming    Director of Informatization Construction of China National Audit Office

Guo Jianxin     Vice President and CIO of Li Ning Group 

Luo Shili       Deputy General Manager and CIO of Ping An Insurance Group of China

Feng Taichuan   CIO of Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceuticals North Asia

Zou Sheng      General Manager assistant of Shenzhen Stock Exchange       

Zhang Xinquan  Information Director of Shanghai Automotive Industry Group

Luo Shuqian    Professor of Capital Medical University



Organizing Committee


Liu Rulin     Secretary-General of the Chinese Institute of Electronics

Executive Chair

Lin Runhua   Deputy Secretary-General of the Chinese Institute of Electronics

Vice Chair

Dong Kaihong  Vice Director of Academy Technology Exchange Center of the Chinese Institute of Electronics
Liu Xiangming   Founder of  ITValue, publisher of Business Value magazine

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