ITS 2014: Call for Bids

We are soliciting proposals for chairing and hosting ACM ITS 2014. Please send your proposal to ITSsteeringcommittee@its2012conf.org. All proposals must include the following information:

  • Intended location for the conference
  • Suggestions for program chair - inc brief bio
  • Suggestions for conference chair - inc brief bio
  • Brief statement of chairs' experience of running conferences
  • Who will edit the proceedings (default = both chairs)
  • Commitment to publish the proceedings with ACM DL
  • What are the initial planned dates
  • Which research groups will support the conference
  • Which sponsors are likely and how will you attract sponsorship
  • Any direction/theme change you would envisage [default=none]
  • Any new features/tracks you would like to include or other changes you would like to make to the conference [default=none]
  • Brief description (1/2 - 1 page) of conference venue
  • Brief description (1/2 - 1 page) of conference city and region/country
  • Rough idea of likely costs of (estimates only):
    • Approximate registration rates
    • Venue hire
    • Travel costs and rough times from main world cities,
    • A basic decent hotel for 3 nights