IEEE 4th World Forum on Internet of Things
05-08 February 2018 – Singapore

Call for Special Session Proposals

Special Session Proposal Submissions

IEEE WF-IoT 2018 will be hosting a series ofspecial sessions. Special sessions feature topics relevant to the IoT community on the latest research, engineering, standards and business issues. These events typically include a mix of regular and invited presentations including regular papers, invited papers as well as invited presentations and panels to facilitate highly interactive special sessions.

How to Submit

Each proposal must include the following and should be maximum five pages:

  • Workshop title
  • Length of the workshop (half/full-day)
  • Names, main contact, and a short bio (200 words) of the workshop organizers
  • Brief description of the workshop including abstract, scope and timeliness.
  • Planned format of the workshop including projected number of referred papers, hot topic sessions, keynotes, and panel discussions.
  • Potential participants including program committee members and invited speakers.
  • Brief description of publicity plan
  • Prior history the workshop (if any)
  • Draft call for papers
  • Any other relevant information

Accepted events must follow IEEE academic best practices regarding peer reviews and paper publication. Accepted and presented papers will be added to IEEE Xplore and the conference proceedings. Special Session proposals must be marked and submitted electronically:

Important dates for Special Session proposal submissions

Special session proposal submissions: June 1, 2017

Proposal acceptance notification: June 10, 2017

Workshop website published: June 20, 2017

Contact for Special Sessions *

Soumya Kanti Datta, Eurecom, France. E-Mail: