IEEE Virtual World Forum on Internet of Things 2020
A Multi-Event Conference

Authors / Proposers

The regular session submission deadlines have passed.  We now only accept submissions for: 

Special Sessions, Workshops, Late Breaking News Papers and Vertical and Topical Tracks.

Vertical and Topical Tracks:

If you wish to be a speaker or nominate a speaker, please send an email to:  Adam Drobot, and Karen Pannullo,

If you wish to submit a paper to IEEE Xplore, accompanying your presentation, please use track 24.


    Paper Submission

Late Breaking News Papers:

Please submit all Late Breaking News Papers to Track 23 by clicking on the Paper Submission button at the bottom of this page.



Special Sessions Tracks:

Track 19.1: IoT Applications in Earth and Space Sciences with connected sensors and devices

Track 19.2: IoT based Consumer Technologies for Smart Cities

Track 19.3: Low-Power Computer Vision

Track 19.4: IoT for Emergency Response and Disaster Recovery

Track 19.5: IoT and Public Safety

Track 19.6: IoT for  Smart Grids

Track 19.7: Edge and Fog computing

Track 19.8: Multi-disciplinary Applications of IoT Frameworks

Track 19.9:  Energy Aware Autonomous Sensors for IoT

Track 19.10: IoT & AI Technologies: Embedded Solutions for Future Automotive Systems


Workshops Tracks:

Track 20: Workshop on Applications, Challenges, and Security Implications of LPWAN based IoT Networks

Track 21: Workshop on Security & Privacy for Internet of Things & Cyber-Physical Systems

Track 22: Workshop on Evolution of Connected Vehicles: The Role of AI/Machine Learning, Emerging Standards, 5G and beyond


 Late Breaking News Papers:

Track 23: Late Breaking News Papers


Vertical and Topical Track Submissions:

Track 24: Vertical and Topical Track


WF-IoT 2020 Author Instructions

Important Deadlines:

  • Decision notification: January 31, 2020 23:59 (GMT -0700)
  • ALL submissions must be made on-line from this web site.
  • Email submissions will NOT be accepted.
  • If you are making multiple submissions, you only need to create one web account. Use the same account (User name & Password) for any additional submissions.
  • If you need to edit any author information or resubmit your paper, it may be done up until the submission deadline.
Paper Specifications:
Use our templates to meet formatting requirements below. Your paper must comply with the following specifications:

  • Paper Length: Maximum 6 pages, including figures, tables & references
  • Paper Size: US Letter (8.5″ x 11″) or A4 (210mm X 297mm)
  • Fonts: Embed ALL fonts in your PDF file. Avoid the use of Type 3 fonts.
  • File Format: Adobe PDF (.pdf)
  • Allowed File Size: 5.0MB
  • Do NOT page number your paper
  • Do NOT apply security settings to your PDF file.
  • Note: Deviations from the above paper specifications could impede the review of your paper and result in rejection.
For Further Assistance:
  • In order to help you meet the above paper specifications, please use the templates which can be found on the Templates page.
  • If you are having problems creating your file, please link to the author help page.
Additional Requirements:
If your paper is accepted for publication at this conference, you will also need to adhere to the following requirements:

  • IEEE policy requires you to file a copyright release for each accepted submission. Without a copyright release on file, your paper CANNOT be published. Further instructions will be included in your decision email.
  • REMINDER: At least one author per accepted submission must be registered AND attend the conference to present their paper.
  • IEEE reserves the right to exclude any accepted paper from distribution after the conference (including, removal from IEEE Xplore) if the accepted paper is not presented at the conference.


    Paper Submission