The 15th International Symposium on

Knowledge and Systems Sciences

Hokkaido University

1stó2nd November 2014, Sapporo, Japan

Objective and Topics

The main objective of the Symposium is to provide a forum for exchanges of research results, ideas for and experience of application among researchers and practitioners interested in Knowledge and Systems Sciences.

The topics of KSS 2014† include, but are not limited to, the following:

 Creation of agent-based social systems sciences

 Collective intelligence

 Complex system modeling and complexity

 Decision analysis and decision support systems

 Knowledge creation, creativity support, awareness support, etc.

 Knowledge discovery, data mining, text mining, recommendation system

 Knowledge systems engineering and knowledge management

 Meta-synthesis and advanced modeling

 Problem structuring methods and system methodologies

 Service systems science

 Social media and societal management

 Web intelligence tools

 Social dynamic network modeling††

Paper Submission

The paper submission should be made via email to Dr. HUYNH Van-Nam at, by August 10, 2014 at the latest.


Paper format: A sample of full paper


††††††††††††† The proceedings will be published by JAIST Press.

Special Issues: A number of selected papers will be asked for extended and

revised version to be published in a special issue of

International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science

Editor-in-Chief: W. B. Lee (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Publisher: IGI Publishing

ISSN: 1349-7030

EISSN: 1947-8216