13th International Joint Conference on Knowledge-Based Software Engineering


24 – 26 August 2020

Larnaca, Cyprus

Message from the Organizers

12 May, 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and the travel difficulties induced, JCKBSE2020 will be held virtually!

All accepted and registered papers will be included in the JCKBSE2020 proceedings, as announced.

Papers will be presented using a variety of platforms (MS Teams, Zoom, etc.).

Pre-recorded video presentations will also be possible.

Registration by the May 29, 2020 deadline will allow full attendance and paper presentation.

We apologize for this and look forward to an exciting JCKBSE2022 with physical presence!

Camera-ready submission is available, click for steps

Online registration is open, click for more info


The main objective of the JCKBSE series of biennial conferences is to bring together researchers and practitioners to share ideas on the foundations, techniques, tools, and applications of knowledge-based software engineering theory and practice. JCKBSE2020 is the 13th Conference in the series, following previous JCKBSE conferences held in Pereslavl-Zalesskii (1994), Sozopol (1996), Smolenice (1998), Brno (2000), Maribor (2002), Protvino (2004), Tallinn (2006), Piraeus (2008), Kaunas (2010), Rhodes (2012), Volgograd (2014) and Corfu (2018). JCKBSE2020 will last for three days and it will feature regular sessions with technical contributions reviewed and selected by an international program committee, as well as of invited talks given by distinguished keynote speakers and tutorials presented by leading scientists. The official language of the conference will be English.

Important Dates

Session, workshop and tutorial proposals:
6 March 6 April 2020 (strict)

Paper submission:
6 March 6 April 2020 (strict)

Author notification:
8 May 2020 12 May 2020

Camera-ready paper submission:
29 May 2020

Call for Papers


JCKBSE2020 will be held on the grounds of Golden Bay Beach Hotel in Larnaca, Cyprus.

The Golden Bay Beach Hotel is a luxurious 5 star hotel situated in the favored south eastern region of Cyprus at the heart of the Bay of Larnaca.

The hotel is just outside the town of Larnaca, only 15 minutes from Larnaca International Airport and 1 hour and 30 minutes from Paphos International Airport.

The hotel has 193 rooms including Standard, Deluxe and Suites that overlook the hotel swimming pool, sea or the city



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