HCist - International Conference on Health and Social Care Information Systems and Technologies


It is our great pleasure to invite you to HCist - International Conference on Health and Social Care Information Systems and Technologies. Already in its ninth edition, the conference will be held in Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal, from 21 to 23 of October 2020.

During this 3-day conference, under the leitmotiv of leveraging health and social care through people, processes and information systems, academics, scientists, healthcare IT professionals, managers and solution providers from all over the world will have the opportunity to share experiences, bring new ideas, debate issues, and introduce the latest developments in the largely multidisciplinary field embraced by Health and Social Care Information Systems and Technologies (HCist).

All papers accepted as full or short papers will be in the conference proceedings, to be published by Elsevier as a Procedia Computer Science series volume (which series are indexed by Scopus and Clarivate Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Web of Science (former ISI Thomson)) and will be available on Sciverse ScienceDirect. Poster papers and industry papers will be published in a conference book of abstracts, industry and poster papers (with ISBN).

Authors of selected papers will be invited to extend their papers for publication in international journals or in edited books.

Submissions will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Only original contributions will be accepted.

More information about publications is available here.

  • Publications

    Authors of selected papers will be invited to extend their papers for publication in international journals and in edited books.

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