Welcome to the IEEE IRI 2009 website
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Conference

We are delighted to invite you to mark you schedule and attend  IEEE IRI, to be held in Las Vegas, from 10-12 August 2009. (Tuscany Suites & Casino); we have received a large number of high quality submissions and currently working hard to put together a strong program.

The IEEE IRI conference is rapidly growing as a leading international forum for information reuse and integration researchers, practitioners, developers, and users to explore cutting-edge ideas and results, and to exchange techniques, tools, and experiences.

We look forward to meeting you in Las Vegas in August 2009.

News Update


14 July 2009:  The detailed program has been uploaded.

01 July 2009:  There will be a panel on Monday 10 August 2009 at 4:00PM; Panel Title: Critical Need for Funding of Basic and Applied Research in Large-Scale Computing. Panelists: Lotfi Zadeh, Bhavani Thursingham, Dan Smith, Stuart Rubin, Jon Rokne, Shu-Ching Chen, Gary Boettinger

01 July 2009:  Manager of Goddard Mission Services Evolution Center at NASA Mr. Dan Smith will be a keynote speaker at IEEE IRI 2009; his talk will be entitled: "Efficient Reuse and Integration at NASA - Its Not Just the Technology"

26 June 2009: To get the conference special rate, please use the code 11Y9H6 to book your accommodation at  Tuscany Suites & Casino

23 June 2009:  Prof. Stuart H. Rubin and Prof. Shu-Ching Chen will be keynote speakers at IEEE IRI 2009; their talk will be entitled: “10th-Year Anniversary Keynote Presentation on Information Reuse and Integration

22 May 2009:  Registration information is now available; You may register online or offline

16 May 2009:  Professor Bhavani Thuraisingham will be a keynote speaker at IEEE IRI 2009; her talk will be entitled: "Building Trustworthy Semantic Webs"

14 April 2009:  Professor Lotfi A. Zadeh will be a keynote speaker at IEEE IRI 2009; his talk will be entitled: "Computing with words and perceptions--a paradigm shift"

                           electronic copyright form has been added

01 March 2009:          Based on numerous request, IEEE IRI 2009 submission deadline has been extended; new deadline: 29 March 2009

20 December 2008:    IEEE IRI 2009 will be held at                                                          

Tuscany Suites & Casino

255 East Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, Nevada 89169-4708

Main: (702) 893-8933
Fax: (702) 947-5994

The room rate is $45/night

Incredible rate for a quality campus-like Italian hotel

4-October-2008: one more special issue has been confirmed

The following Special/Featured Topic Issues have been approved to include papers from IEEE IRI 2009

1.    International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (http://ejournals.wspc.com.sg/ijseke/ijseke.shtml)

2.    Informatica (http://www.informatica.si/)

3.    International Transactions on Systems Science and Applications (http://siwn.org.uk/itssa/)

4.     International Journal of Information & Decision Sciences (IJIDS) (http://www.inderscience.com/browse/index.php?journalID=306)


Also a special issue of the IEEE Transactions on SMC -- Part C is coming out in 2009


We are still negotiating other special issues to include papers from IEEE IRI 2009; more information will be added here as we finalize the negotiation.


Authors of the best papers from IEEE IRI 2009 will be invited to extend their papers for possible inclusion in these special issues.