By Alexander Borgida, John Mylopoulos (auth.), Yanchun Zhang, Katsumi Tanaka, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Shan Wang, Minglu Li (eds.)
This quantity includes papers chosen for presentation on the seventh Asia Pacific convention on internet know-how (APWeb 2005), which used to be held in Shanghai, China in the course of March 29–April 1, 2005. APWeb is a global convention sequence on WWW applied sciences and is the first discussion board for researchers and practitioners from either academia and to replace wisdom on WWW-related applied sciences and new complicated functions. APWeb 2005 acquired 420 submissions from 21 international locations and areas around the world, together with China, Korea, Australia, Japan, Taiwan, France, united kingdom, Canada, united states, India, Hong Kong, Brazil, Germany, Thailand, Singapore, Turkey, Spain, Greece, Belgium, New Zealand, and UAE. After a radical evaluation procedure for every submission through this system Committee individuals and professional reviewers instructed via workstation individuals, APWeb 2005 authorized seventy one common study papers (acceptance ratio 16.9%) and 22 brief papers (acceptance ratio 5.2%). This quantity additionally comprises 6 keynote papers and eleven invited demo papers. The keynote lectures got via six prime specialists: Prof. Ah Chung Tsoi (Australia examine Council), Prof. Zhiyong Liu (National Nature technology starting place of China), Prof. John Mylopoulos (University of Toronto), Prof. Ramamohanarao (Rao) Kotagiri (University of Melbourne), Prof. Calton Pu (Georgia Tech), and Prof. Zhiwei Xu (Chinese Academy of Sciences).