< Workshops -26th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC 2021)

Call for Workshops

Key Days

Proposal submission: April 09, 2021
Acceptance Notification: April 15, 2021
Papers submission: July 1, 2021
Workshop date: Sept 5, 2021
(*) - Each deadline expires at
23:59:59 UTC-12 (AoE)


The first IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC) was held in 1995 in response to the growing interaction between the fields of computers and communications. ISCC 2021, in its 26th edition, will take place hopefully at Athens, Greece. Workshops are scheduled on Sept. 5th.

We call for great workshop proposals that cover ISCC exciting specific areas. All workshop papers are limited to no more than 6 pages in IEEE format aligned with the IEEE-ISCC main conference guidelines. It is expected that the organizers of workshops conform to the rules imposed by the IEEE-ISCC steering committee.

Accepted workshop papers will be included in the IEEE ISCC 2021 proceedings and will appear in the IEEE Xplore Library.

Workshops Co-chairs

  1. ▪ Michael Kounavis <michael.e.kounavis@intel.com>
    ▪ Nathalie Mitton <nathalie.mitton@inria.fr>
    ▪ Fabrice Theoleyre <theoleyre@unistra.fr>
    ▪ Leonardo Babun <leonardo.babun@jhuapl.edu>


To submit a proposition, please fill the form online: https://forms.gle/c86TuDGG5J67EoeE8

  1. Workshop proposals should include the following information:

    ▪ The name of the workshop.
    ▪ A brief description of the motivation and rationale for the workshop
    ▪ The planned format of the workshop, including expected number of presented papers, invited / keynote talks, panels, posters / demonstrations, or any other means to facilitate lively discussions and attendee involvement.
  2. The scientific participants to the organization of the workshop:

    ▪ The name, affiliation, and short bio (up to 200 words) of each TPC co-chair
    ▪ A tentative list of prospective TPC members, indicating their names, affiliations, and whether they have already been contacted / accepted the invitation
    ▪ A description of the publicity plan, and the names of the publicity chair(s)
  3. In case of a recurring workshop:

    ▪ A description of the history of the workshop, including number of submitted and accepted papers, and attendee count.
  4. The workshop organizers should also take account of the following considerations:

    ▪ The workshop organizers will be responsible for managing their workshop and coordinating with the local arrangements chair of ISCC 2021 for facilities, and with the publication chairs for camera-ready papers
    ▪ The workshop chairs are responsible for the submission process (they may use e.g. easychair)

Proposal Evaluation Criteria

The number of acceptable workshop proposals is limited by the time available and the facilities of the conference venue. Workshop proposals will be evaluated according to the:

  1. ▪ Scientific quality of the proposal
    ▪ Likely numbers of high-quality submissions
    ▪ Quality of workshop experience for participants
    ▪ Overlap with other workshops