IEEE TENSYMP 2017 –  Call for Papers and Proposals

“Technologies for Smart Cities

IEEE TENSYMP 2017, the Spring conference of IEEE Region 10, will be held at the picturesque location in Cochin, Kerala, India. Located in God’s own Country, Cochin, also known as Kochi and Ernakulam, is ranked as one of the best tourist destinations in India.

IEEE TENSYMP 2017 will be the meeting point of researchers, industry and the Government and will explore the latest developments in the technologies for Smart cities. Cochin itself has been selected by Government of India, to be developed as a Smart city. TENSYMP 2017 will also feature high quality tutorials, workshops and Industry sessions, as well as keynotes from prominent research and industry leaders.

Prospective authors are invited to submit original technical contributions in the following areas for presentation at the conference. Presented papers will be submitted to IEEE Xplore digital library, which is indexed by major databases. Prospective authors are invited to submit full papers with four to five pages in double column IEEE Conference format available at Proposals for tutorials, workshops and Industry forums are also invited. Visit for further details. The broad ranges of topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Smart Mobility : Vehicle tracking, Traffic management, Smart Parking, Passenger Information system, Traffic optimization, Connected vehicles, Smart Surveillance, Green transport, analytics
  • Smart energy : Smart grid, Self healing power system, Renewable energy, Energy efficient systems, Power quality and efficiency improvement, smart lighting, simulation and modelling
  • Smart governance : Connected Government, Personalised services, Open data and open standards, GIS, Cloud, crowd sourcing, social media, Data security and privacy, Data analytics
  • Smart health : Telemedicine, eHealth, Health data standards, wearable devices, predictive medicine, personalised medicine, Brain-computer Interface, Health analytics
  • Smart communications : Next generation networks, Ad hoc and wireless networks, Sensor networks, Machine-to-machine communications, Internet of things, autonomic networks, Software Defined Networks
  • Smart water management : Water purification, Storage, Distribution, Monitoring, Ground water harvesting
  • Smart waste management : Solid waste, e-waste, Hazardous waste, Storm water management, drainage, recycling
  • Smart buildings : Green building, Connected buildings, Smart homes, Building control systems, IoT
  • Smart infrastructure : Computing infrastructure, Communication infrastructure, Spatial Infrastructure, IoT infrastructure, Green infrastructure
  • Smart education : Smart classroom, e-learning, digital contents, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality based learning, Cognitive assessment and training for children, MOOC
  • Smart security : Security framework, People security, Connected vehicle security, Connected building security, Smart grid security, Network security, IoT security


Important dates:

Paper submission: 24 February 2017 10 March 2017
Paper Acceptance notification: 30 April 2017
Camera-ready papers:  05 May 2017 Workshop/ Tutorial/Industry forum proposals:  15 March 2017


All papers should be submitted through EDAS conference management system. (

Submit proposals for Workshops/Tutorials/ Industry forum (90-105 min each) to Sameer SM, Chair, Technical Program Committee (