Welcome to DASFAA 2021!
It is our great pleasure to present the 26th International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA 2021). The International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications DASFAA provides a leading international forum for discussing the latest research on database systems and advanced applications. DASFAA is a well-established international conference series that provides a forum for technical presentations and discussions among database researchers, developers, and users from academia, business, and industry, which showcases state-of-the-art R&D activities in the general areas of database systems, Web information systems, and their applications. The conference’s long history has established the event as the premier research conference in the database area.
This year the dominant topics include big data management, machine learning for database, graph data management, graph and social network analysis followed by text and data mining, data management in social networks, recommendation systems, search and recommendation technology, data semantics and data integration, crowdsourcing, spatial data management, network embedding, sequence and temporal data processing, temporal and spatial databases, large-scale knowledge management, RDF and knowledge graphs, social network and security, security, privacy and trust, medical data mining, bio and health informatics, query processing and optimization, text databases, search and information retrieval, information integration, information recommendation, multimedia databases, multimedia data processing, distributed computing, cloud data management, data archive and digital library, data mining and knowledge discovery, data semantics and integrity constraints, data model and query language, data quality and credibility, data streams and time-series data, data warehouse and OLAP, embedded and mobile databases, datab un ases for emerging hardware, database usability and HCI, HCI for modern information systems, index and storage systems, information extraction and summarization, blockchain, parallel & distributed systems, parallel, distributed & P2P systems, parallel and distributed databases, probabilistic and uncertain data, real-time data management, Semantic Web and triple data management, Semantic Web and knowledge management, sensor data management, statistical and scientific databases, transaction management, Deep Web, Web data management, Web information systems, advanced database and Web applications, and XML, RDF and semi-structured data.
The 26th DASFAA will take place in Taipei, Taiwan on April 11-14, 2021. Featuring a population of around 7 millions (40th most populated globally), the Greater Taipei Metropolitan Area is one of the major transportation and economic hubs in East Asia. The iconic Taipei World Financial Center (Taipei 101), once the world’s tallest skyscraper, is located just next to the conference venue, Taipei International Convention Center (TICC). The 15th most visited city worldwide, Taipei is also home to various famous cultural landmarks, including the Bangka Lungshan Temple and the Red House, as well as natural sites, such as the Yangmingshan National Park, the Beitou hot springs, and the Maokong Gondola, all within an hour’s reach from the venue via the world-class public transportation system of Taipei. The city is conveniently served by the Taoyuan International Airport (TPE, 40 minutes from the venue) and also the Taipei Songshan Airport (TSA, 15 minutes from the venue). We look forward to seeing you in Taipei.