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TC1: Foundations of Computer Science

  WG 1.2    Descriptional Complexity
  WG 1.3    Foundations of System Specification
  WG 1.5    Cellular Automata and Discrete Complex Systems
  WG 1.6    Rewriting
  WG 1.7    Theoretical Foundations of Security Analysis and Design
  WG 1.8    Concurrency Theory
  WG 1.9    Verified Software (joint with WG 2.15)
  WG 1.10    String Algorithmics & Applications

TC2: Software: Theory and Practice

  WG 2.1    Algorithmic Languages and Calculi
  WG 2.2    Formal Description of Programming Concepts
  WG 2.3    Programming Methodology
  WG 2.4    Software Implementation Technology
  WG 2.5    Numerical Software
  WG 2.6    Database
  WG 2.7    User Interface Engineering (joint with WG 13.4)
  WG 2.8    Functional Programming
  WG 2.9    Software Requirements Engineering
  WG 2.10    Software Architecture
  WG 2.11    Program Generation
  WG 2.12    Web Semantics (joint with WG 12.4)
  WG 2.13    Open Source Software
  WG 2.14    Service-Oriented Systems (joint with WG 6.12/8.10)
  WG 2.15    Verified Software (joint with WG 1.9)
  WG 2.16    Programming Language Design

TC3: Education

  WG 3.1    Informatics and digital technologies in School Education
  WG 3.3    Research into Educational Applications of Information Technologies
  WG 3.4    Professional and Vocational Education in ICT
  WG 3.7    Information Technology in Educational Management

TC5: Information Technology Applications

  WG 5.1    Information Technology in the Product Realization Process
  WG 5.4    Computer Aided Innovation
  WG 5.5    Cooperation infrastructure for Virtual Enterprises and electronic business (COVE)
  WG 5.7    Advances in Production Management Systems
  WG 5.8    Enterprise Interoperability
  WG 5.10    Computer Graphics and Virtual Worlds
  WG 5.11    Computers and Environment
  WG 5.12    Architectures for Enterprise Integration
  WG 5.13    Bioinformatics and its Applications
  WG 5.14    Advanced Information Processing for Agriculture

TC6: Communication Systems

  WG 6.1    Architectures and Protocols for Distributed Systems
  WG 6.2    Network and Internetwork Architectures
  WG 6.3    Performance of Communication Systems
  WG 6.6    Management of Networks and Distributed Systems
  WG 6.8    Mobile and Wireless Communications
  WG 6.9    Communication Systems in Developing Countries
  WG 6.10    Photonic Networking
  WG 6.11    Communication aspects of the e-World
  WG 6.12    Service-Oriented Systems (joint with WG 8.10/2.14)

TC7: System Modeling and Optimization

  WG 7.1    Modeling and Simulation
  WG 7.2    Computational Techniques in Distributed Systems
  WG 7.3    Computer System Modeling
  WG 7.4    Inverse Problems and Imaging
  WG 7.5    Reliability and Optimization of Structural Systems
  WG 7.6    Optimization - Based Computer Aided Modeling and Design
  WG 7.7    Stochastic Optimization

TC8: Information Systems

  WG 8.1    Design and Evaluation of Information Systems
  WG 8.2    The Interaction of Information Systems and the Organization
  WG 8.3    Decision Support
  WG 8.4    E-Business: Multi-disciplinary research and practice
  WG 8.5    Information Systems in Public Administration
  WG 8.6    Transfer and Diffusion of Information Technology
  WG 8.9    Enterprise Information Systems
  WG 8.10    Service-Oriented Systems (joint with WG 6.12/2.14)
  WG 8.11    Information Systems Security Research (joint with WG 11.13)

TC9: ICT and Society

  WG 9.1    Computers and Work
  WG 9.2    Social Accountability and Computing
  SIG 9.2.2    Special Interest Group on Framework on Ethics of Computing
  WG 9.3    Home Oriented Informatics and Telematics
  WG 9.4    Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries
  WG 9.5    Virtuality and Society
  WG 9.6    Information Technology: Misuse and The Law (joint with WG 11.7)
  WG 9.7    History of Computing
  WG 9.8    Gender Diversity and ICT
  WG 9.9    ICT and Sustainable Development
  WG 9.10    ICT Uses in Peace and War

TC10: Computer Systems Technology

  WG 10.2    Embedded Systems
  WG 10.3    Concurrent Systems
  WG 10.4    Dependable Computing and Fault Tolerance
  WG 10.5    Design and Engineering of Electronic Systems

TC11: Security and Privacy Protection in Information Processing Systems

  WG 11.1    Information Security Management
  WG 11.2    Pervasive Systems Security
  WG 11.3    Data and Application Security and Privacy
  WG 11.4    Network & Distributed Systems Security
  WG 11.5    IT Assurance and Audit
  WG 11.6    Identity Management
  WG 11.7    Information Technology: Misuse and The Law (joint with WG 9.6)
  WG 11.8    Information Security Education
  WG 11.9    Digital Forensics
  WG 11.10    Critical Infrastructure Protection
  WG 11.11    Trust Management
  WG 11.12    Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance
  WG 11.13    Information Systems Security Research (joint with WG 8.11)
  WG 11.14    Secure Engineering

TC12: Artificial Intelligence

  WG 12.1    Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
  WG 12.2    Machine Learning and Data Mining
  WG 12.3    Intelligent Agents
  WG 12.4    Web Semantics (joint with WG 2.12)
  WG 12.5    Artificial Intelligence Applications
  WG 12.6    Knowledge Management
  WG 12.7    Social Networking Semantics and Collective Intelligence
  WG 12.8    Intelligent Bioinformatics and Biomedical Systems
  WG 12.9    Computational Intelligence

TC13: Human-Computer Interaction

  WG 13.1    Education in HCI and HCI Curricula
  WG 13.2    Methodology for User-Centered System Design
  WG 13.3    Human-Computer Interaction and Disability
  WG 13.4    User Interface Engineering (joint with WG 2.7)
  WG 13.5    Human Error in Resilience, Reliability, Safety
  WG 13.6    Human-Work Interaction Design
  WG 13.7    Human-Computer Interaction & Visualization (HCIV)
  WG 13.8    Interaction Design and International Development
  WG 13.9    Interaction Design and Children
  WG 13.10    Human-Centered Technology for Sustainability

TC14: Entertainment Computing

  WG 14.1    Digital Storytelling
  WG 14.2    Entertainment Robot
  WG 14.3    Theoretical Basis of Entertainment
  WG 14.4    Entertainment Games
  WG 14.5    Social and Ethical Issues in Entertainment Computing
  WG 14.6    Interactive TeleVision
  WG 14.7    Art and Entertainment
  WG 14.8    Serious Games
  WG 14.9    Game Accessibility

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