The 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Smart City and Informatization (iSCI 2018)
will provide a forum for both academia and industry professionals to present their latest
research findings in different aspects of smart city and informatization. In addition to
full-length workshop papers,this symposium also welcomes Work-in-Progress (WiP) papers showing
innovative and original research in the areas of smart city and informatization. Submissions
from both industry and academia are strongly encouraged.
WiP papers are expected to report on early or ongoing research activities. The WiP
session will provide a forum to discuss novel ideas and emerging results, presenting
innovative applications and tools, and bring about novel research questions, approaches,
WiP papers may be no more than 6 pages in length, or at most 2 additional pages with the
pages overlength charge, including figures, tables, and references.
WiP papers are expected to present early or ongoing research activities. Novel
approaches and preliminary results are especially appreciated.
The submitted manuscripts will be reviewed by members of the iSCI 2018 Technical
Program Committee. All selected papers will be orally presented in a special conference
session. At least one author of each accepted paper must register and attend the
conference to present the work. The accepted papers will be published in the conference
proceedings by IEEE, and will be included in the Digital Library in IEEE Xplore.
Authors are requested to submit original, unpublished manuscripts in standard IEEE
proceedings format in PDF. All submissions must be typeset in double-column IEEE format,
with all fonts embedded. Submitted papers must include the contact information of all the
authors. Please make sure you use the latest version of the templates to prepare your
submissions. Due to the short interval between the notification of acceptance and the
camera-ready deadline, we strongly encourage authors to follow the camera-ready formatting
guidelines as close as possible.
The IEEE LaTeX and Microsoft Word templates for conferences can be found at IEEE
Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings at http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html.
Submissions must be made via EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=isci2018.
When preparing your paper, please put "WiP Paper" in the header of the first page of the pdf file of the paper.
Best Work-in-Progress Paper Award
The 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Smart City and Informatization (iSCI 2018) will be offering an award recognizing the Best
Work-in-Progress Paper presented at the conference. During the Work-in-Progress session,
your paper will be reviewed by a judging panel selected from the conference organizing
and program committee. Your paper will be judged based on the novelty, quality of
research undertaken and clarity of presentation. The Best Work-in-Progress Paper will
receive an Award Certificate.