SBBD is the official database event of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). It is the largest venue in Latin America for presentation and discussion of research results in the database domain. In its 28th edition, the symposium will be held in Recife, in the state of Pernambuco, on September 30 – October 03, 2013.

SBBD brings together researchers, students and practitioners, from Brazil and abroad, to discuss problems related to the main topics in modern database technologies. Along with technical sessions, the symposium also includes invited talks and tutorials given by distinguished speakers from the international research community. SBBD also promotes a Thesis Workshop, a Demos Session and a Poster Session as co-located events.

Since its 25th edition, papers that are accepted by Final Acceptance Notification” will be presented at SBBD and published at JIDM (Journal of Information and Data Management). Selected short papers accepted for presentation at SBBD 2013 will be invited to be re-submitted in an extended English version for a fast-track revision and will be published in a special issue of JIDM.