International Conference on Electronic Commerce

by International Center for Electronic Commerce

23rd International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC 2022)

Daegu, Korea, June 22(W)-23(T)


“New Insights into Digital Ecosystems for the Next Normal”


Call for Papers


The theme of ICEC 2022 is “New Insights into Digital Ecosystems for the Next Normal”. Ecosystems based on digital technology have provided new experiences that are already familiar with us. In particular, due to the recent Corona pandemic, all players in digital ecosystems, not only individuals but also various service providers, are facing drastic changes than ever. Now, it’s time to face and prepare for the next normal era which would give us new opportunities. That's why we need new insights, both technical and business sides, more than ever. Thus the theme of ICEC 2022 is to look for such insights that will excite us both academically and practically.


We invite you to submit original research papers addressing concerning the theory, design, development, evaluation, and applications on ecommerce with new insights. We welcome research-in-progress papers (in extended abstract form), as well as completed ones, that can provide innovative and inspirational at early stage of research.


Submitted papers should not have been submitted or published elsewhere. The official language of the conference is English. To keep the copyright of publishing in the journals, the proceedings of full papers will not be published. Instead, the full paper can be considered for the best papers award and invitation to the special issues of the journal such as Commerce Research and Application (ECRA) and Electronic Commerce Research (ECR). The invited journal papers will undergo a second-round review according to the editorial policy.

Paper Submission

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  2. The official ACM Proceedings format is available as a template in Word format. (LINKED SITE WILL BE INSERTED)

  3. Each paper is limited to 8 pages including figures and references.(LINKED SITE WILL BE INSERTED)


Important Dates

Deadline for paper submission: March 20, 2022
Notification of acceptance: April 1, 2022
Deadline for final camera-ready version of accepted papers: April 20, 2022


Conference Venues

Kyungpook University Global Center

Address; 80, Daehak-ro, Buk-gu, Daegu,  Republic of Korea


Conference Chairs:          

Woong-Kyu Lee (Daegu University, Korea)

Qi Li (Xi’an Jiaotong University, China)

Gyoo Gun Lim (President-elect of KIISS; Hanyang University, Korea;)

International cochair, [TBD]


Academic Program Chair:                               

Young Chan Lee (Dongguk University, Korea)

Shan Liu (Xi’an Jiaotong University, China)

Ju Young Kang (Ajou University, Korea)

International Cochair (USA: TBD)

International Cochair (EU: TBD)


Industrial Program Chair:  

Sunghyuk Park (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)

Chae Mee Kim (KTNET, Korea)

Zhangxi Lin (Hefei University of Technology, China & Texas Tech University, USA)

Xiaoyu Xu (Xi’an Jiaotong University, China)

China EC Industry Representative (TBD)


Organizing Chairs:           

Sung Ho Ha (Kyungpook National University, Korea)

Sang Hyun Kim (Kyungpook National University, Korea)

Joon Koh (Chonnam National University, Korea)

Stephanie Miao Shi (Xi’an Jiaotong University, China)


Local Organizing Chair:

Jeoung-Kun Kim (Yeungnam University, Korea)

Sang Cheol Park (Daegu University, Korea)

Kyung Jin Cha (Hanyang University, Korea)

Jae Ik Ahn (Secretary, ICEC Center)


Special Issue Coordinator:

Sang kon Lee (Korea Tech University, Korea)

Kai Li (Nankai University, China)


Special Issue Guest Editors: (TBC for 2022: The followings are for 2021)

Taeho Hong (Pusan National University, Korea)

Jian Mou (Pusan National University, Korea)

Dan Kim (University of North Texas, USA)

Xusen Cheng (Renmin University of China)


Special Issue Journal Editors

Christopher Yang (Editor-in-Chief of ECRA)

Christopher Westland (Editor-in-Chief of ECR)

Robert Kauffman (Past EiC of ECRA, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark)

Zuben Xu (China Academician, EiC of Data Science and Management)