International Workshop on Software Engineering and Knowledge Management (SEKM 2024)


The SEKM 2024 workshop aims at bringing together experts in software engineering and knowledge management to discuss on relevant results in either software engineering or knowledge management or both. Special emphasis will be put on the transference of methods between both domains.

Special Issue of Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Science)

All papers accepted by SEKM 2024 will be invited to submit their extened versions to a special issue of the EI-Indexed Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Science) published by Shanghai Jiaotong University.


The list of topics includes, but is not limited to:

  • Software engineering practice
  • Web engineering
  • Software maintenance and testing
  • Formal methods
  • Domain engineering
  • Software product line
  • Ontology and methodology
  • Big data
  • Web-based education systems and learning applications
  • Software engineering decision making
  • Search engines and information retrieval
  • Requirements engineering
  • Cloud computing
  • Knowledge representation and reasoning
  • Formal analysis of knowledge and logics of knowledge
  • Knowledge in complex systems and multi-agent systems
  • Knowledge extraction and knowledge integration
  • Knowledge-based software engineering
  • Knowledge-based and expert system
  • Complex system modeling and complexity
  • Decision analysis and decision support systems
  • Knowledge discovery, data mining, text mining, recommendation system
  • Knowledge management strategies and practices
  • Web-based knowledge management


Authors are invited to submit original unpublished research papers as well as industrial practice papers. Simultaneous submissions to other conferences are not permitted. Detailed instructions for electronic paper submission, panel proposals, and review process can be found at QRS submission.

Each submission can have a maximum of ten pages. It should include a title, the name and affiliation of each author, a 300-word abstract, and up to 6 keywords. Shorter version papers (up to six pages) are also allowed.

All papers must conform to the QRS conference proceedings format (PDF | Word DOCX | Latex) and Submission Guideline set in advance by QRS 2024. At least one of the authors of each accepted paper is required to pay the full registration fee and present the paper at the workshop. Submissions must be in PDF format and uploaded to the conference submission site. Arrangements are being made to publish extended version of top-quality papers in selected SCI journals.


Workshop Chairs

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Jing Tian

Wuhan University of Technology, China

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Guoqiang Li

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

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Xingya Wang

Nanjing Tech University, China

Program Committee

Name Affiliation
Lili Bo Yangzhou University
Laura Carnevali University of Florence
Chunrong Fang Nanjing University
Jifa Gu Chinese Academy of Sciences
Shigeru Hosono NEC Corporation
Gang Hou Dalian University of Technology
Yan Hu Dalian University of Technology
Van-Nam Huynh Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Weiqiang Kong Dalian University of Technology
Guoqiang Li Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Tieju Ma East China University of Science and Technology
Rivalino Matias Jr. Federal University of Uberlandia
Kazuki Munakata Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Masaki Nakamura Toyama Prefectural University
Roberto Natella Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Wei Sun Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Xijing Tang Chinese Academy of Science
Shanmuganathan Vasanthapriyan Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka
Jiangning Wu Dalian University of Technology
Haoxiang Xia Dalian University of Technology
Xiwei Xu National Information and Communications Technology
Hongbing Yan East China University of Science and Technology
Chunhui Yang China Electronic Product Reliability and Environmental Testing Research Institute (CEPREI)
Chen Yu Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Haitao Zhang Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Min Zhang East China Normal University
Dongdong Zhao Wuhan University of Technology
Wenhua Hu Wuhan University of Technology
Zheng Zheng Beihang University

Previous SEKM

  • SEKM 2023 - Chiang Mai (in conjunction with QRS 2023)
  • SEKM 2022 - Guangzhou (in conjunction with QRS 2022)
  • SEKM 2021 - Hainan Island (in conjunction with QRS 2021)
  • SEKM 2020 - Macau (in conjunction with QRS 2020)
  • SEKM 2019 - Sofia (in conjunction with QRS 2019)
  • SEKM 2018 - Lisbon (in conjunction with QRS 2018)
  • SEKM 2017 - Prague (in conjunction with QRS 2017)
  • SEKM 2016 - Vienna (in conjunction with QRS 2016)
  • SEKM 2015 - Vancouver (in conjunction with QRS 2015)

Hosted by

Wuhan University of Technology

Supported by

Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Nanjing Tech University