First IEEE International Smart Cities Conference: Call for Short Papers and Presentation/Poster Abstracts
Yinhai Wang, Chair of IEEE ISC2-2015
The First annual IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2-2015) is the premier conference sponsored by the IEEE Smart Cities Initiative. Original and innovative contributions in smart city research and advanced implementations and deployments are sought for technical sessions. If you are interested to share your work at ISC2-2015, but have missed the full paper submission due date, here is your opportunity! We are soliciting submission of Short Papers and Presentation/Poster Abstracts conveying new developments in theory, analytics, numerical simulation and modeling, experimentation, advanced deployment and case studies, results of laboratory or field operational tests, and other related creative endeavors as well as special educational developments for smart city curricula. Short Papers and Presentation/Poster Abstracts will be peer reviewed by the technical committee for selecting presenters in our technical sessions, workshops and poster sessions. Please take this opportunity to make your contribution at ISC2-2015. The conference theme is Smart City for Sustainability.
The technical areas include, but are not limited to:
- Smart city theory, modeling, and simulation
- Intelligent infrastructure
- Sensors and actuators
- Smart economy development
- Open data and big data analytics
- Safety and security systems
- Smart health
- Smart environment and policy development
- Citizen engagement and smart governance
- Connected Vehicle (CV) technologies
- Smart mobility and transportation
- Internet of Things (IoT) and smart cities
- Vehicle-to-infrastructure integration
- Smart grid
- Environmental capital reduction
- Digital city and smart growth
- Smart traffic system operations
- Smart buildings
- Smart city implementation
- Pedestrian and bicyclist safety
- Mobility systems
- Smart city for special needs
- Smart manufacturing and logistics
- Environmental monitoring technologies
Electronic Submission of Short Papers
Prospective authors are invited to submit high-quality original technical and position Short Papers of maximum 4 pages (no charge for the first (up to) 2 pages; the 3rd and 4th pages cost USD 100 each). Short Papers will be published in IEEE Xplore!
Please use the following format when submitting your Short Paper:
The up-to-four-page short paper should be typed single space with one-inch margins on all four sides. Charts, illustrations and figures must fit within the four-page space limit. Authors are encouraged to refer to the IEEE manuscripts guidelines:
Short Papers in PDF format must be electronically submitted for peer-review at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=isc22015 in IEEE standard-format.
Important Dates for Short Papers
- Short Paper submission deadline: Aug. 10, 2015
- Notification of Acceptance: Aug. 22, 2015
- Final Short Paper submission deadline: Sept. 10, 2015
Electronic Submission of Presentation/Poster Abstracts
Prospective authors are asked to provide vital pieces of information, including, but not limited to the presentation title, an up-to-300-word abstract, as well as all authors' contact information. This information must be completed in its entirety; failure to do so may inhibit your ability to successfully complete your submission.
Please use the following format when submitting your Presentation/Poster Abstract:
The up-to-300-word abstract should be typed single space with one-inch margins on all four sides. For those selected, a 150-word Shorten Abstract will be requested for publication in the printed Program.
Abstracts in PDF format must be electronically submitted for peer-review at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=isc22015 in IEEE standard-format.
Important Dates for Presentation/Poster Abstracts
- Abstract submission deadline: Aug. 24, 2015
- Notification of Acceptance: Aug. 31, 2015
- Final Abstract submission deadline: Sept. 10, 2015
We look forward to seeing you at IEEE ISC2-2015, in Guadalajara!
Chair of IEEE ISC2-2015
Yinhai Wang is a professor in transportation engineering and the founding director of the Smart Transportation Applications and Research Laboratory (STAR Lab) at the University of Washington (UW). He also serves as director for Pacific Northwest Transportation Consortium (PacTrans), USDOT University Transportation Center for Federal Region 10. Dr. Wang serves as a member of the Freeway Operations Committee, Transportation Information Systems and Technology Committee, and Highway Capacity and Quality of Service Committee of the Transportation Research Board (TRB). He was an elected member of the Board of Governors for the IEEE ITS Society (2010 to 2013), and is currently a member of the steering committee for the IEEE Smart Cities Initiative. He has published over 80 peer reviewed journal articles and delivered more than 100 invited talks and nearly 200 other academic presentations.