IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS)
2-4 December 2020, Hong Kong

Call for Workshops

In addition to the inspiring keynotes and exciting technical symposia, IEEE ICPADS 2020 will also feature a series of workshops. The ICPADS 2020 organization committee invites the submission of workshop proposals aiming to discuss work in process and explore new research challenges related to parallel and distributed systems.

Workshop Proposal Format

Each workshop proposal (maximum 5 pages) shall include (please follow the following order in your proposal):

  • Title of the workshop
  • Workshop Organizers (names, affiliation, and contact information)
  • Scope and topics of the workshop (max 1 page)
  • Rationale (max 1 page)
    • Why is the topic current and important?
    • Why will the workshop attract a significant number of submissions of good quality?
    • Why will the workshop attract a large number of attendees, in addition to the authors?
  • A short biography of the organizers (up to 200 words per organizer)
  • Draft Call for Papers (max 1 page)
  • A description of the publicity and promotion plan
  • If appropriate, a description of past versions of the workshop, including the number of submitted and accepted papers, number of attendees, etc.

Workshop Proposal Submission

Proposal submissions should be submitted via email to Workshop Chair Deze Zeng (deze@cug.edu.cn)

Important Dates

  • May 31, 2020

    Proposal Submission Deadline

  • Jun 7, 2020

    Notification of Selection


Please address all questions to the ICPADS 2020 Workshops Chairs:

  • Vaskar Raychoudhury, Miami University, raychov@MiamiOH.edu
  • Deze Zeng, China University of Geosciences, deze@cug.edu.cn


  • May 10, 2020

    Web site is up

  • May 10, 2020

    Call for Papers published

  • Jul 15, 2020

    Jul 31, 2020

    Paper submission due

  • Sep 22, 2020

    Acceptance notification

  • Oct 23, 2020

    Camera ready due

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