Dear colleague:

We invite you to submit a contribution to the mini track "KNOWLEDGE AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT IN PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT", to be held under the auspices of the ECIME 2012 - European Conference on Information Management Evaluation (, on September 13-14, 2012, in Cork, Ireland.

Topics include, but not limited to:

·        Product development methodologies;

·        Information management;

·        Decision support;

·        Quality management;

·        Risk management;

·        Collaborative development.

The submissions deadline is February 23, 2012.

(Please, check the conference web site for notification to authors and camera ready deadlines, as well as for possible extensions).

Papers accepted for the conference will be published in the conference proceedings, subject to author registration. The proceedings have an ISBN and details of the proceedings accreditations are listed on the conference website.

Selected papers from the conference will be considered for a special issue of the Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation ( The journal is listed in several international lists. Full details are available on the conference website.


Sincerely yours,

Joćo Manuel R. S. Tavares - University of Porto, PORTUGAL

Isa Santos - University of Porto, PORTUGAL

(Track Co-Chairs)