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IEEE Services 2018 Call for Papers

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2018 IEEE World Congress on Services


July 2 - 7, 2018, San Francisco, USA

2018 IEEE World Congress on Services (IEEE SERVICES 2018) will be held on July 2-7, 2018 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Francisco, California, USA. The scope of the Congress will cover all aspects of innovative services computing and applications, current and emerging. It involves various systems and networking aspects, such as cloud, edge, and Internet-of-Things (IoT), as well as other research and technologies, such as intelligent computing, learning techniques, and big data, including quality factors, such as high performance, security, privacy, dependability, trustworthiness, and cost-effectiveness.

The Congress with the following seven conferences/congresses is solely sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society under the auspice of the Technical Committee on Services Computing (TCSVC). Original manuscripts are invited to submit to these conferences/congresses considered with most suitable from the technical point of view.

IEEE International Congress on Big Data (BigDataCongress)
General Chair: Laurence T. Yang, St. Francis Xavier University, Canada
General Co-chair: Francisco Henrrera, University of Granada, Spain
Program Chair: Shadi Ibrabim, INRIA Rennes, France
Program Co-chair: Isaac Triguero, Nottingham University, UK

IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD)
General Chair: Geoffrey C. Fox, Indiana University, USA
General Co-chair: Daniel Reed, University of Iowa, USA
Program Chair: Ian Foster, the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Program Co-chair: Jia Zhang, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing (EDGE)
General Chair: Andrzej Goscinski, Deakin University, Australia
General Co-chair: Dennis Gannon, Indiana University, USA
Program Chair: Hong Zhu, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Program Co-chair: Shangguang Wang, Beijing University of Post and Telecommunication, China

IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Computing (ICCC)
General Chair: Jeffrey Tsai, Asia University, Taiwan
General Co-chair: Ernesto Damiani, University of Milan, Italy
Program Chair: Xiaoqing Frank Liu, University of Arkansas, USA
Program Co-chair: Incheon Paik, University of Aizu, Japan

IEEE International Congress on Internet of Things (ICIOT)
General Chair: Rong N. Chang, IBM Research, USA
General Co-chair: Manish Parashar, Rutgers University, USA
Program Chair: Schahram Dustdar, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Program Co-chair: Zibin Zheng, Sun Yat-Sen University, China

IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS)
General Chair: Peter Chen, Carnegie Mellon University USA
General Co-chair: Nimish Radia, Ericsson Research, USA
Program Chair: Bhavani Thuraisingham, University of Texas Dallas, USA
Program Co-chair: Yushun Fan, Tsinghua University, China

IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC)
General Chair: Xiaofei Xu, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
General Co-chair: Michael Goul, Arizona State University, USA
Program Chair: Ilkey Altintas, University of California, San Diego, USA
Program Co-chair: Yan Wang, Macquarie University, Australia

Manuscript Guidelines and Submission Information

Language: English.
Paper size and format: US Letter; Two-column format in the IEEE style.
Page limit: Up to 8 pages for peer review.
Abstract length: Approximately 1500 characters.
File format: Limit the size of a single PDF file to be 6 MB.

All submitted manuscripts will be peer-reviewed by at least 3 program committee members. Accepted papers with confirmed presentation will appear in the conference proceedings published by the IEEE Computer Society Press. Each conference/congress will publicly announce the winners of its Best Paper Award, and Best Student Paper Award. The authors of selected papers will be encouraged to submit extended and enhanced versions of their papers to the IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC) and other suitable journals.

All submitted manuscripts must conform to the format described by IEEE Proceedings in Manuscript Templates. The page limit for the Short Paper Track is 4 pages. All other tracks have a page limit of 8 pages. Submissions that do not conform to the IEEE format will not be reviewed. Papers exceeding the page limits will be either rejected without review, or reviewed within the page limits (the pages beyond the limit will not be considered in the reviews).

Submit your paper to EasyChair: The link will be announced soon.

Key Dates

Paper submission due January 10, 2018.
Notification to authors on the decisions on papers: March 15, 2018.
Camera-ready papers due April 6, 2018
Congress Date: July 2 - 7, 2018

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