The 22nd IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications
03 - 06 July 2017, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Call for Papers

Call for Papers

ISCC 2017, in its 22nd year, will provide an insight into the unique world stemming from the interaction between the fields of computers and communications. ISCC 2017 will provide an international technical forum for experts from industry and academia to exchange ideas and present results of on-going research in most state-of-the-art areas of computers and communications. This year, special focus will be on the challenging issues related to all the opportunities of computing, sensing and communication in the era of the integration of Internet of Things, Cloud Computing and Big Data. You are invited to submit a full paper, a proposal for a Panel/Invited Session or a Tutorial, related to the following topics of interest:


  • 5th Generation Networks
  • Access Networks
  • Advances in Internet Protocols
  • Wireless, Cellular and Mobile Communications
  • Mobile Cloud and Mobile Cloud Networking
  • Bio-inspired Computing in Communications
  • Bioinformatics and Medical informatics
  • Cloud Computing (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS)
  • Cognitive Radio Networking
  • Communications Services and Management
  • Connected Vehicles
  • Cyber Physical Systems and Internet of Things
  • Digital Media Technologies
  • Digital Satellite Communications Service
  • Distributed and Mobile Middleware
  • Distributed Systems Architecture and Management
  • E-Commerce and E-Services
  • Economic and Regulatory Issues
  • Fault-Tolerance and Error Recovery
  • Fog Computing
  • Green Networking and Smart Grid
  • Grid and Cluster Computing
  • Human Language Technologies
  • Image Processing and Visualization
  • Real Time Communication Services
  • Internet of Things and Smart Cities
  • Internet Services and Applications
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Management of Telecommunications and Networks
  • Big Data, Data Mining and Database Applications
  • Network Design, Optimisation and Management
  • Network Reliability, Quality of Service and Quality of Experience
  • Next Generation Networks Infrastructures and Management
  • Artificial Intelligent Systems applications in Computers and Communications
  • Overlay and Programmable Networks
  • Peer-to-Peer Computing
  • Internet of the Future
  • Routing and Multicast
  • Security, Cryptography and Privacy
  • Sensor Networks and Mobile Sensing
  • Wireless Body Area Network and Wireless Health‚Äč
  • Social Networks, Crowdsourcing, and Crowdsensing
  • Web Services and Service Oriented Architectures
  • Software Defined Networks and Network Function Virtualization
  • Software Defined Smart Objects
  • Software Engineering
  • Standards Evolution
  • Software Defined Datacenters
  • Optical Networking
  • Molecular, Biological and Multi-scale Communications
  • Signal Processing for Communications
  • Services and Support for Smart Cities

Submission Guidelines:

Review manuscripts should describe original work and should be no more than 8 pages in the IEEE double column proceedings format including tables, figures and references. Note that accepted papers up to 6 pages will be published with no additional charge. Exceeding pages will be charged an additional fee. Extended versions of selected best papers will be recommended for publication in a Special Issue of a prestigious International Journal. At least one author of each accepted paper is required to register to the conference and present the paper. Only registered and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings.

All papers for ISCC 2017 should be submitted via EDAS using

Accepted papers will be included in the ISCC 2017 Proceedings and will be submitted for inclusion to IEEE Xplore. The IEEE ISCC Proceedings have been indexed in the past by ISI, dblp and Scopus. This makes the IEEE ISCC conference one of the publication venues with very high visibility and impact in both Computer and Communications areas.

Important dates:

  • Paper submission deadline: Jan. 30, 2017 Extended until Feb. 24, 2017 (firm deadline)!
  • Notification of paper acceptance: Mar. 27, 2017 new date Mar. 30, 2017
  • Submission of camera-ready papers due: Apr. 10, 2017 new date May 8, 2017