Call for Demos and Applications

DEMONSTRATION AND APPLICATIONS SESSIONS
August 26th and 27th, 2018 – Rio de Janeiro, RJ

PRESENTATION
We invite all researchers in the field of Databases to submit Demonstrations and Applications to the 33rd Brazilian Symposium on Databases (SBBD), which will be held in Rio de Janeiro on the 26th and 27th of August, 2018.
The SBBD demonstrations session is a discussion forum for exchanging experiences and presenting innovative solutions among researchers, developers and professionals, both in the academy and industry, who are interested in practical and functional solutions for interesting and socially relevant problems that involve technology in the managing of data and information. The topics of interest are the same as those of the main line of SBBD.

IMPORTANT DATES
Registration and submission deadline: April 23, 2018
Acceptance notification: June 13, 2018
Final version: June 21, 2018

INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUBMISSION
Authors must submit an article of up to 6 pages, including images and references, describing the main features of their demonstrations/applications.

Each article will be analyzed by at least three members of the program committee for originality, practical reach, technical contribution and presentation. Along with the submitted article, the authors are strongly encouraged to provide a link to a demonstration video (screencast) of up to 5 minutes in length, presenting the demonstration/application. This resource will be considered in the review process.

Articles may be written in Portuguese or English and must be formatted according to the SBC template. In addition, the articles must be in PDF format. Formats other than PDF will not be accepted. The link for the demonstration video or the online version of the demonstration must be informed in the footnote on the first page of the article (at first mention). Submissions must be electronic via URL
https://submissoes.sbc.org.br/home.cgi?c=2999

Final acceptance of the article will depend on the registration in the SBBD of at least one of the authors for the presentation of the work. Accepted articles will be published in the Proceedings of the SBBD  2018 Satellite Events of demonstrations and applications.

PRESENTATION
Similar to previous editions of the SBBD, demonstration sessions will be held over two periods during the SBBD 2018, as follows:

1st Period: Presentation at the Minute Madness and the Poster Session

2nd Period: Practical demonstrative presentation of the demonstration/application. This presentation must include a poster with the following information:
a) Software name;
b) Authors’ names and affiliations;
c) Financing information for the software construction (if applicable);
d) E-mail contact and URL for more information;
e) Abstract;
f) Main characteristics/functionalities;
g) Main references.

The presence of at least one of the authors of the demonstration/application is required to perform the presentation. Authors are encouraged to use their own equipment (notebooks) during the sessions. However, if necessary, appropriate equipment can be requested in advance to the Demos Session coordinating committee.

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Angelo Brayner, Universidade Federal do Ceará
Cristina Ciferri , Universidade de São Paulo
Damires Souza, Instituto Federal da Paraíba
Daniel de Oliveira, Universidade Federal Fluminense
Daniel Kaster, Universidade Estadual de Londrina
Eduardo Bezerra, CEFET/RJ
Eduardo de Almeida, Universidade Federal do Paraná
Eduardo Ogasawara, CEFET/RJ
Fabio Porto, National Laboratory of Scientific Computation
Flávio R. C. Sousa, Universidade Federal do Ceará
Humberto Razente, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia
Jonas Dias, DELL EMC
José Maria Monteiro, Universidade Federal do Ceará
José de Aguiar Moraes Filho, Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR)
Kary Ocaña, LNCC
Leonardo Azevedo, IBM Research Brazil
Luiz André Paes Leme, Universidade Federal Fluminense
Marcela Ribeiro, Universidade Federal de São Carlos
Marcio Oikawa, Universidade Federal do ABC
Marcio Victorino, Universidade de Brasília
Mirella Moro, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
Renata Galante, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Rodrigo Monteiro, Universidade Federal Fluminense
Ronaldo Mello, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

OTHER INFORMATION
Demonstrations and Applications Chair
Maristela Holanda, UnB (mholanda@unb.br)