Call for 1. International Workshop on Edge Computing for 5G/IoT

International Workshop on Edge Computing for 5G/IoT

(IoTEC 2018)

November 17/18, 2018, joint with IoTaaS 2018, Xi’an, China

This workshop aims to investigate the opportunities and requirements for Edge Computing dominance for 5G/IoT Development. In addition, it seeks for novel contributions that help mitigating edge computing challenges for 5G and IoT Development. That is, the objective of Edge Computing Workshop for 5G/IoT Development (IoTEC 2018) in IoTaaS 2018 is to provide a forum for scientists, engineers, and researchers to discuss and exchange new ideas, novel results and experience on all aspects of Edge Computing for IoT.

We are pleased to invite you to submit original contributions to IoTEC 2018 via the official submission system for the conference This can include, technical and experimental, theoretical, conceptual, or a survey. All submissions will be peer-reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, importance and clarity.

All registered papers will be submitted for inclusion by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library. Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, including Ei Compendex, ISI Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Including but not limited to the topics of interest listed below:

  • Mobile Cloud Computing Systems
  • Edge Computing Security and Privacy Issues
  • Edge Computing and billing models
  • Edge Computing for VANETS and MANETS
  • Cloudlet based edge Computing
  • Lightweight authentication mechanisms in Edge Computing architecture
  • Access Control models in Edge Computing
  • Identification of incentives for Edge Computing service providers
  • The future perspective for Edge Computing: Challenges and Open Issues
  • Edge Computing Quality of Service (QoS) improvements techniques
  • Edge Computing architecture features and evolution
  • Edge Computing Real-time communication interfaces and protocols
  • Edge Computing Resource scheduling that enhances the reliability and scalability
  • Edge Computing Resources monitoring mechanism and utilization measuring mechanism
  • Edge Computing resources allocation and management
  • Real-time load prediction model to optimize the user satisfaction
  • Edge Computing virtualization
  • Data storage, processing, and management at Edge Computing
  • Cyber hacking, next generation fire wall of Edge Computing
  • Deployment strategies of Edge Computing Servers
  • Admission control for Edge Computing
  • Security protocols in Edge Computing


Important dates

Paper submission due: July 15, 2018

Notification date: September 27, 2018

Camera-ready due: October 20, 2018

Conference date: Nov. 17, 2018


TPC Chairs

General Chair Professor, Ling Gao, Xi’an Polytechnic University and Northwest University, China

General Co-Chair Professor, Jinye Peng, Northwest University, China


TPC committee members

Professor,  Hai Wang,  Northwest University,  China

Professor,  Bo Jiang,  Northwest University,  China

Professor,  Faquan Yang, Foshan  University,  China

Senior Engineer,  Qian Sun,  Northwest University,  China

Doctor,  Jie Ren,  Shaanxi Normal University,  China