15th International Baltic Conference on Digital Business and Intelligent Systems

4–6 July 2022
Riga, Latvia

The 15th International Baltic Conference on Digital Business and Intelligent Systems is a continuation of the biennial International Baltic conference on Databases and Information Systems (Baltic DB&IS) held since 1994. Inheriting the scope of the previous editions of the conference series, the Baltic DB&IS 2022 conference focuses on the advances of computer science in digital business and intelligent systems and provides a rich environment for exchanging research findings and ideas among scientists, practitioners, and doctoral students from the Baltic Sea region, Europe, and the rest of the world.

Conference Scope

Baltic DB&IS 2022 welcomes original unpublished contributions that have not been reviewed elsewhere. The topics of the contributions include, but are not limited to:

Computer Science Models, Methods, Algorithms, and Tools for Digital Business:

  • Digitalization in Enterprise Ecosystems
  • Business Process Management, Automation, and Simulation-based Optimization
  • Advanced Socio Cyber Physical Systems
  • Web Information Systems and Web Engineering
  • Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
  • Digitalization in Healthcare
  • Digitalization in Education
  • Digitalization in Agriculture and Forestry
  • Smart Cities
  • Computational Biology
  • E-governance and E-commerce

Knowledge and Knowledge Technologies for Digital Business and Intelligent Systems:

  • Machine Learning
  • Information Retrieval
  • Knowledge Graphs, Semantic Web, and Semantic Technologies
  • Open Data and Linked Data
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Perception and Cognitive Systems
  • Advanced Knowledge Management
  • Research Methods in Computer Science and Information Systems Engineering
  • Computational Thinking for STEM and Engineering Education

IT Support for Digital Transformation:

  • Approaches for Digital Transformation
  • Requirements Engineering for Digital Transformation
  • Software and Data Quality Systems
  • Advanced Computer Networks
  • Risk and Security Management and Fraud Detection
  • Recommender Systems

Artificial Agents and Smart Systems for Digital Business:

  • Artificial Agents and Human-computer Interaction
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Vision
  • Intelligent Methods for Cybersecurity, Robotics, and Smart Industrial Systems
  • Intelligent Platforms and Infrastructures for Digital Business
  • Evidence Based Systems

Data, Data Science, and Computing for Digital Business and Intelligent Systems:

  • Computational Modeling
  • Algorithms and Software for Quantum Computers
  • Knowledge-based Computing
  • Uncertainty Handling in Computing
  • Data Storage, Mining, and Analytics
  • Big Data, Temporal Data, Geospatial Data

Important Dates

Conference paper submission: 12 March 2022 (extended)
Doctoral Consortium paper submission: 23 March 2022 (extended)
Notification to authors: 20 April 2022
Camera ready papers: 9 May 2022 (extended)
Doctoral Consortium: 3 July 2022
Conference: 4-6 July 2022


Papers accepted by the conference will be published in the Springer CCIS series proceedings indexed by Scopus.
Extended versions of selected papers will be invited for submission to the following journals indexed by Clarivate Analytics Web of Science and Scopus: Informatica, ComSIS, and Baltic Journal of Modern Computing.


Submission types: Full research papers 12-16 p. short communications 6-11p., Doctoral Consortium papers 6-8 p.
Submission format: Springer LNCS https://www.springer.com/gp/computer-science/lncs/conference-proceedings-guidelines
Submission site: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=balticdbis2022


Conference Chair
Juris Borzovs, University of Latvia, Latvia

Program Committee Co-chairs
Mirjana Ivanovic, University of Novi Sad, Serbia
Marite Kirikova, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Laila Niedrite, University of Latvia, Latvia

Program Committee
Rajendra Akerar, Western Norway Research Institute, Norway
Andris Ambainis, University of Latvia, Latvia
Guntis Arnicans, University of Latvia, Latvia
Mikhail Auguston, Naval Postgraduate School, USA
Liz Bacon, Abertay University, UK
Stefano Bonnini, University of Ferrara, Italy
Dominik Bork, TU Wien, Austria
Antoine Bossard, Kanagawa University, Japan
Sjaak Brinkkemper, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Robert Andrei Buchmann, Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj Napoca, Romania
Emma Chavez Mora, Universidad Catolica de la Santisima Concepcion, Chile
Christine Choppy, Université Paris, France
Bhawani Shankar Chowdhry, Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan
Darren Dalcher, Lancaster University, UK
Gintautas Dzemyda, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Dale Dzemydiene, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Olga Fragou, Hellenic Open University, Greece
Flavius Frasincar, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
Wojciech Froelich, University of Silesia, Poland
Johann Gamper, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy
Shahram Ghandeharizadeh, University of Southern California, USA
Aditya Ghose, University of Wollongong, Australia
Giovanni Giachetti, Universidad Tecnológica de Chile INACAP, Chile
Oscar González-Rojas, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Janis Grabis, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Modris Greitans, Institute of Electronics and Computer Science, Latvia
Janis Grundspenkis, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Saulius Gudas, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Hele-Mai Haav, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Hyoil Han, Illinois State University, USA
Nisim Harel, Holon Institute of Technology, Israel
Igor Hawryszkiewycz, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Delene Heukelman, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
Hannu Jaakkola, Tampere University, Finland
Matthias Jarke, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Cengiz Kahraman, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
Diana Kalibatiene, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania
Keiichi Kaneko, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Dimitris Karagiannis, Vienna University, Austria
Ella Kolkowska, Örebro University School of Business, Sweden
Arne Koschel, HS Hannover, Germany
Michael Lang, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Dejan Lavbič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Egons Lavendelis, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Innar Liiv, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Christoph Lofi, TU Delft, Netherlands
Audrone Lupeikiene, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Hui Ma, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Jorge Martinez-Gil, Software Competence Center Hagenberg, Austria
Saulius Maskeliunas, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Raimundas Matulevicius, University of Tartu, Estonia
Vera Miguéis, University of Porto, Portugal
Timo Mäkinen, Tampere University, Finland
Charles Møller, Aalborg University, Denmark
Christophoros Nikou, University of Ioannina, Greece
Jyrki Nummenmaa, Tampere University, Finland
Jacob Nørbjerg, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Vladimir Oleshchuk, University of Agder, Norway
Jens Myrup Pedersen, Aalborg University, Denmark
Dana Petcu, West University of Timisoara, Romania
Jaroslav Pokorný, Charles University, Czech Republic
Jurģis Poriņš, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Jolita Ralyté, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Tarmo Robal, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Ben Roelens, Ghent University, Netherlands
José Raúl Romero, University of Cordoba, Spain
Kamel Roibah, College of Business Administration, Kuwait
Colette Rolland, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University, France
Gunter Saake, University of Magdeburg, Germany
Kurt Sandkuhl, University of Rostock, Germany
Ugis Sarkans, EMBL-EBI, UK
Mihails Savrasovs, Transport and Telecommunication Institute, Latvia
Ulf Seigerroth, Jonkoping University, Sweden
Khurram Shahzad, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
Michal Smialek, Warshaw University of Technology, Poland
Piotr Soja, Cracow University of Economics, Poland
Josep Sole-Pareta, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain
William Wei Song, Dalarna University, Sweden
Sandis Spolitis, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Larry Stapleton, Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland
Agnis Stibe, Métis Lab, EM Normandie Business School, France
Janis Stirna, Stockholm University, Sweden
Vjeran Strahonja, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Chrysostomos Stylios, University of Ioannina, Greece
Kuldar Taveter, University of Tartu, Estonia
Bastian Tenbergen, State University of New York at Oswego, USA
A Min Tjoa, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Ahto Truu, Guardtime AS, Estonia
Olegas Vasilecas, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania
Damjan Vavpotič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Tatjana Welzer, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Mathias Weske, University of Potsdam, Germany
Markus Westner, Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg, Germany
Matthias Wißotzki, Hochschule Wismar, University of Applied Sciences, Technology, Business and Design, Germany
Robert Wrembel, Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Eric Yu, University of Toronto, Canada
Jelena Zdravkovic, Stockholm University, Sweden
Milan Zdravković, University of Nis, Serbia
Iryna Zolotaryova, Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics, Ukraine


The International Baltic DB&IS 2022 conference will take place in Riga, the capital of Latvia, whose picturesque medieval Old Town is known around the world for its well-preserved completeness and authentic Hanseatic architecture.

Baltic DB&IS 2022 is being prepared as a physical event held in Riga, with support for your virtual participation.

See you in July in Riga!