Call for Research Papers

We invite submissions of papers detailing original research contributions on any topic related to object databases. These topics may address issues related to data models and database design, software engineering and application frameworks, database architectures and systems, database languages and theoretical foundations. Selected papers will be presented at the conference and the papers published in the conference proceedings (publication details to be provided later).

Topics of Interest

General topics of interest include, but are not restricted to:

  • object data models
  • design of object databases
  • application development and application frameworks
  • software engineering issues
  • programming language issues
  • semantics of object databases
  • object storage systems
  • object query languages
  • transaction management for object databases
  • access structures and indexing in object databases
  • constraint models and mechanisms
  • event models and mechanisms
  • distributed object databases
  • architecture and engineering of object database engines
  • object-oriented frameworks for data management
  • evaluation of object databases
  • novel applications of object databases
  • object databases in education

Submission of Papers

The deadline for submissions is 30 January 2009 9 February 2009. Research papers should be submitted through the online submission system.

Papers should be formatted according to the LNCS guidelines and must not be longer than 15 pages. Research papers should be original and the authors should clearly indicate the contributions of the work relative to the state of the art.