Call for Papers

 

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Papers are invited in all areas of IT, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, under tracks focusing on (but not limited to) the following topics.  Tracks 1 to 7 need Full Papers while Tracks 8 and 9 need only abstracts.  Accepted full papers will be published in the IEEE Conference Proceedings and indexed into IEEE Xplore digital library.  To submit, click this link, login to EDAS and select the appropriate track.

Please visit this link for the paper specification templates:
http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html

1. Energy & Power Systems:  (Full Papers only)
1.1 Energy Efficiency
1.2 Power System Quality
1.3 Energy and Demand Side Management
1.4 Renewable Energy
1.5 Power System Protection
1.6 Smart Grid & Micro Grid
2. Computing & IT: (Full Papers only)
2.1 Big Data Management
2.2 Cyber security
2.3 Cloud Computing
2.4 Parallel and Distributed Processing
2.5 Social Media
2.6 Computer Networks
2.7 Internet of Things (IOT)
2.8 Reconfigurable Computing

3. Electronics & Instrumentation:
(Full Papers only)
3.1 Nanotechnology
3.2 Embedded systems
3.3 Analog and Digital VLSI design
3.4 Biomedical Engineering
3.5 Sensors and Sensor Systems
3.6 Avionics & Automobile Electronics
3.7 Non-destructive Testing and Evaluation

4. Control & Automation:
(Full Papers only)
4.1 Security, Process Control and Optimization
4.2 Instrumentation Control & Asset Management
4.3 Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
4.4 Dynamic Modeling and Adaptive Control
4.5 Plants Automation and Industrial Informatics
4.6 Smart Intelligent Buildings
4.7 Electric and Hybrid Vehicles
5. Communications & Signal Processing: (Full Papers only)
5.1 Wireless Communications & Networks
5.2 Optical Communications Technologies
5.3 Electromagnetic Propagation & Antennas
5.4 Digital Signal Processing
5.5 Images and Videos Processing
5.6 Cognitive Radio

6. Engineering Education & Development:
(Full Papers only)
6.1 Ethics and Soft Skills
6.2 Advanced Teaching & Learning Technologies
6.3 Continuing Professional Education
6.4 Role of Industry in Engineering Development
6.5 Role of Research in Knowledge Economy
6.6 Industrial Challenges & Applications
7. Economics and Business Engineering: (Full Papers only)
7.1 Business Process Engineering.
7.2 Financial Engineering Economy
7.3 Supply Chain Management
7.4 Decision Analysis and Methods
7.5 Operation Research
7.6 Modeling and Simulation
8. Industrial Track (abstracts only):
8.1 Power System Automation Protection
8.2 Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency
8.3 Electricity Law/ Deregulation/ Trading
8.4 SMEs on Power and Telecommunication Sectors
8.5 Telecommunication & Computing Technologies
8.6 Digital Oil Field & Artificial Lifting
8.7 Asset Management & Predictive Maintenance
9. Women in Engineering (WiE) (abstracts only):
This track is intended to promote, inspire & empower women as STEM leaders. It is open to women who are conducting research or professional activities, and wish to share ideas and experiences. Submissions can relate to any topic mentioned in the above conference tracks.  For accepted abstracts, the final presentation is required as per deadline.

Important Submission Deadlines (revised):
Tutorial/Special Sessions : December 31, 2016
Full Paper manuscripts : December 31, 2016
Industry & WiE Abstracts: December 31, 2016
Acceptance notification : February 15, 2017
Industry & WiE Final Presentations: March 31, 2017
Full Paper Final Manuscripts: March 31, 2017

Paper submission is done through EDAS (http://edas.info). All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published in the IEEE Conference Proceedings and indexed into IEEE Xplore digital library. Moreover, special issues of the International Journal of Services and Operations Management (IJSOM), Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology & International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems will consider selected papers for publications.  There will be special student poster sessions and best paper awards will be given in three categories: Student, Academia, & Industry. Questions on the technical program, tutorial, and special sessions should be directed to the Technical Committee Chair (email: imelamin@kfupm.edu.sa).