IWSSS17 – Call for Papers

The Second International Workshop on Smart Sensing Systems (IWSSS ’17)

Call for Papers

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Topics of the Workshop

IWSSS’17  is intended to foster the dissemination of research in at least one of the four areas below. Especially interesting will be papers that study the aspects of multidisciplinary topics.

Web intelligence

Architectures for sensor data management in smart cities Semantic reasoning in sensor networks
Semantic sensor context management and provenance Ontology Based Sensory Semantic Knowledge
Semantic sensor networks (SSN), semantic sensor web Semantic Modeling and Annotations of Sensor Data Mashup technologies for the Semantic Sensor Web Crowdsourcing
Collective Intelligence
Natural Interfaces
Ambient Intelligence
Social Computing Situation-Awareness/Context Streaming Sensor Data Analytics Knowledge discovery
Machine learning
Complex Event Processing (CEP) Agent-based systems, Services, Security

Smart Sensing

Sensing Devices
Context-aware sensing
Compressive Sensing
Communication Protocols for Smart Sensing
Dependability of Smart Sensing Systems Virtualization of Sensing Systems
Human Probes
Middleware for Smart Sensing
Cloud computing for sensor data processing
Sensor Data Fusion
Sensor Device/Data Interoperability

Signal Processing for Sensor Data

Participatory Sensing
Urban Sensing
Large Scale Data Collection
Prototypes/Testbeds/Field Studies of Smart Sensing Systems
Performance Evaluations of Smart Sensing Systems, etc.
Utilization of Drones/UAVs for Sensing


Combining smart sensing and web intelligence techniques
Smart sensing applications for smart cities
Smart sensing and applications in health care
Smart sensing for social infrastructure including bridges and roads
Smart sensor networks for water management
Smart sensor networks and applications in transportation Big data for smart sensing applications


Submission Instruction and Review Process:
We accept regular 6 pages or short 2 pages original research articles. Submissions should be sent through EasyChair conference system from the following link:

Submission portal

All paper submissions will be reviewed by at least three program committee members. Papers must be in PDF format and must be submitted via the submission site. All submissions must describe original research, not published or currently under review for another workshop, conference, or journal.

Please prepare your paper using the SICE JCMSI paper formatting instructions. Selected papers will be invited to SICE JCMSI Special Issue on Principles and Applications of Smart Sensing.

Important Dates

  • Regular paper submission deadline: May 26, 2017
  • Short paper submission deadline: June 6th, 2017
  • Notification of acceptance: June 24, 2017
  • Camera-ready submission: July 19, 2017