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

Call for Tutorial Proposals


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IEEE World Forum Internet of Things (WF‐IoT 2020) solicits proposals for Half‐day Tutorials that complement the regular program with clear and focused coverage in new and emerging topics within the scope of conference. WF‐IoT Tutorials enable the researchers, developers and practitioners from academia and industry to learn about the state‐of‐the‐art research in IoT and related fields. Proposals should concisely describe the motivation, the content and the structure of the tutorial.

IEEE WF‐IoT 2020 seeks tutorials proposal submissions that address but are not limited to the following topics:

  • IoT Enabling Technologies
  • IoT Design, System Interfaces, Integration and Testing Methods
  • IoT Programming Models, Middleware and System Architectures
  • RFID, Sensor and Actuators for IoT
  • Signal Processing, Communications, Networking and Computing Platforms for IoT
  • Data Acquisition, Data Analytics, Big Data, Storage Management for IoT
  • 5G Communications, Vehicular Technology (Connected Vehicles) for IoT
  • Multimedia, Societal Impacts and Energy Harvesting for IoT
  • Security, Privacy and Trust for IoT
  • Artificial Intelligence (ML, ANN) and Computational Intelligence in IoT
  • IoT Applications and Services
  • IoT Experimental Results and Deployment Scenarios


Proposal Format

Tutorial proposals (4 pages maximum) in PDF format (Column: Single, Font: Times Roman, Size: 11 pt) should be submitted by the prospective Tutorial Speaker(s). Tutorial proposal submission must include the following:

  • Title of Tutorial
  • Name, Affiliation and E‐mail of Tutorial Speaker
  • Abstract (200 words)
  • Description of the Tutorial Proposal

o Objectives and motivation

o Novelty, highlighting the technical innovations presented in this tutorial

o Tutorial content, indicating the topics that the tutorial will cover in detail

o Tentative timeline schedule

  • Tutorial Length: 2 hrs or 4 hrs
  • Intended audience
  • Prior history of the tutorial presentations and number of past attendees, if applicable
  • Short biography (half page) of Tutorial Speaker(s)


Tutorial Proposal Submission

Tutorial proposals in single PDF file (format given above) of Four Pages TO BE E‐MAILED to the

IEEE WF‐IoT 2020 Tutorial Co‐Chairs. The e‐mail address is given below.


Important Dates

Proposal Submission Due Date: 15 January 2020

Proposal Notification: 26 January 2020

Slides Submission for the Accepted Proposals: 15 February 2020

Tutorial Date: 5 April 2020


Tutorial Co‐Chairs

Bala Krishna Maddali, GGS Indraprastha University, INDIA. E‐Mail: 

Christine Miyachi, Xerox Corporation, USA. Email:

Doug Zuckerman, Perspecta Labs, USA. Email: