The technical program of ICECS 2020 will include special sessions to complement the regular technical program with emerging topics of particular interest to the attendees.


Special sessions proposals should be submitted by 

July 8th, and must include:

Special Sessions invited papers:

  • Title (approx. 10 words)
  • Organizers name and affiliation
  • Session motivations and outline (approx. 500 words)
  • List of invited papers including the author affiliation, paper title and abstract (approx. 100 words)
  • The special sessions invited papers will undergo the same review process as the regular papers
  • The special session proposals acceptance notification, to be made based on session description and paper abstracts, will be sent on July 15th
    which will leave the authors about one month to finalize their full papers
  • The deadline for special session papers is July 31st
  • The special session papers are regular 4-page submissions, and if accepted they will be published in the conference proceedings and in IEEE Xplore
  • Notifications for Special Session papers will be the same as for regular papers



Please submit proposals by email to Special Sessions co-Chairs at  [email protected] 

  • Maurizio Valle (University of Genova, Italy)
  • Carmina G. Almudever (TU Delft, Netherland)
  • Pantelis Georgiou (Imperial College London, UK)
  • Erkan Isa, Fraunhofer (EMFT, Germany)