The European Conference on Service-Oriented and Cloud Computing (ESOCC) is the premier conference on the advances in the state of the art and practice of Service-Oriented Computing and Cloud Computing. During the last edition of ECOWS (European Conference on Web Services) conference, the Steering Committee decided to renew and broaden its scope, and to start a new conference series on the topics of service-oriented and cloud computing. ESOCC 2012, the first edition of the new series was held on Bertinoro, Italy and the second, ESOCC 2013, will be held in Málaga from 11th to 13th of September, 2013. The main objectives of this conference are to facilitate the exchange between researchers and practitioners and to foster future collaborations in Europe and beyond. The ESOCC 2013 conference will include invited speakers, presentations of contributed research papers and an industrial track with the participation of top researchers from industry. ESOCC 2013 will also include a PhD symposium and satellite workshops.
ESOCC 2012 proceedings were published by Springer as LNCS volume 7592 (available on-line).