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Scope

IoTaaS is endorsed by the European Alliance for Innovation, a leading community-based organization devoted to the advancement of innovation in the field of ICT. The 5th International Conference on IoT as a Service (IoTaaS) aims to contribute to the discussion on the challenges posed by Internet of Things (IoT). The IoTaaS conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in IoT from academia and industry. IoTaaS attendees will present novel ideas, exchange points of view, and foster collaborations. In 2019, the city of Xi’an, a famous historical and cultural city of China, will host IoTaaS 2019. The conference will consist of technical symposia, tutorials, posters, demos, and workshops. All submissions to this conference will be subject to rigorous peer review before included in the technical sessions.

Topics

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Networking and Communications Technologies for IoT

  • Network architectures
  • Ultra-dense networking technology
  • Routing algorithms and protocols
  • Multiple access control technology
  • PHY technology
  • New waveform
  • 5G enabling IoT technology
  • 802.11 based IoT technology
  • M2M and V2X
  • IoT Standardization
  • Ad Hoc networking
  • Key technologies for NB-IoT
  • QoS guarantee technology
  • Multi-media technology
  • Information acquisition and processing technology based on artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Big data
  • Cloud computing, fog computing, and edge computing
  • Green Networking
  • Sensor networking

IoT as a service

  • Smart objects as a service
  • IoT marketplace: for offering IoT based applications and services
  • API economy: for easier and tighter integration
  • Semantic Web technologies for IoT: registry, storage
  • IoT delivery platforms: existing and emerging platform and architectures for exposing and interacting with IoT
  • Federated IoT support
  • Non Functional Requirements (NFR) for IoT : security, scalability, responsiveness and more
  • Standardization: standard areas needed Business models
  • IoT DevOps
  • IoT context based analytics
  • IoT application deployment success stories
  • Mobile First IoT: mobile backend as a services (MBaaS) and smartphone as data prosumers

Publication

Accepted papers will be published in the IoTaaS Conference Proceedings and by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes of ICST (LNICST). The proceedings will be available both in book form and via the SpringerLink digital library, which is one of the largest digital libraries online and covers a variety of scientific disciplines.

Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, Ei Compendex, ISI Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Authors of selected best accepted and presented papers will be invited to submit an extended version to

All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

Paper submission

Papers should be submitted through EAI ‘Confy‘ system, and have to comply with the Springer format (see Author’s kit section).

IoTaaS solicits full papers (10-20 pages), short papers and work in progress papers (6+ pages).

Important dates

Full Paper Submission deadline
31 July 2019 (firm deadline)
Notification deadline
31 August 2019
Camera-ready deadline
5 October 2019
Start of Conference
16 November 2019
End of Conference
17 November 2019

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