Call for Paper


Call for Papers
ISCC 2016, in its 21st year, will provide an insight into the unique world stemming from the interaction between the fields of computers and communications. ISCC 2016 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 indicative topics of interest.


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


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. Extended versions of selected best papers will be recommended for publication in a Special Issue of a prestigious International Journal.

Submission instructions are available here.

Important Dates

  • Paper registration deadline: February 26th,   2016
  • Paper submission deadline: January 21, 2016   (Extended) March 4th, 2016 
  • Notification of paper acceptance:  March 25th, 2016  (Extended) April 18th, 2016
  • Submission of camera-ready papers due:  April 15th, 2016 (Extended) May 10th, 2016
  • Proposal for Workshop submission deadline: January 21st, 2016
  • Notification of Workshop acceptance:  January 28th, 2016