Call for Papers

Important dates

All deadlines are AOE (Anywhere on Earth)

Regular paper submission deadline: March 10, 2018 March 31, 2018
Short paper submission deadline: April 20, 2018;
Special Session and Workshop paper submission: April 30, 2018;
Acceptance Notification: May 30, 2018;
Final Version submission deadline: June 10, 2018;

Submission URL

The submission Web page for IJCRS'2018 is:


The objective of the conference is to investigate rough set theory as receiving increasing attention in varied hybrid approaches in different practical fields, with a special emphasis on fostering interaction between academia and industry. Topics may include but are not limited to:

Core Rough Set Models and Methods:

  • Covering/Neighborhood-Based Rough Set Models,
  • Decision-Theoretic Rough Set and Dominance-Based Rough Set Methods,
  • Rough-Bayesian Models, Rough Clustering, Rough Computing, Rough Mereology,
  • Rough-Set-Based Feature Selection,
  • Rule-Based Systems,
  • Game-Theoretic Rough Set Methods,
  • Variable Consistency / Precision Rough Sets.

Related Methods and Hybridization:

  • Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, Decision Support Systems,
  • Fuzzy Sets and Near Sets, Uncertain and Approximate Reasoning,
  • Information Granulation, Computing With Words,
  • Formal Concept Analysis, Petri Nets,
  • Intelligent Agent Models,
  • Interactive Computing, Nature-Inspired Computation Models,
  • Natural Language Processing,
  • Big Data Processing.

Areas of Applications:

  • Medicine and Health, Bioinformatics, Business Intelligence, Telecommunications, Smart Cities,
  • Transportation, Astronomy and Atmospheric Sciences,
  • Semantic Web, Web Mining and Text Mining,
  • Financial Markets, Retail and E-Commerce,
  • Computer Vision and Image Processing,
  • Cybernetics and Robotics,
  • Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Representation, Risk Monitoring.

Paper Submission

The authors are cordially invited either to submit regular research papers (10-15 pages long) or short papers (6 up to 8 pages long) formatted in Springer llncs style. Each paper will be reviewed by three reviewers, members of the Program Committee, and accepted papers will be published in Springer’s LNAI series of Proceedings, indexed in Web of Science. The authors of top papers will be invited to extend and submit them to selected international scientific journals. Three judged best papers will be awarded the Springer best paper awards to the amount of 500, 300, 200 Eur.

The submission Web page for IJCRS'2018 is: