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IEEE 3rd 5G World Forum (5GWF'20) - Call for Special Sessions and Workshop Proposal
IEEE 5G World Forum 2020 (5GWF'20)
Theme: 5G and Beyond
10-12 September 2020
Bangalore, India

Organized by IEEE Future Networks Initiative and IEEE Bangalore Section and IEEE India Council


The 2020 IEEE 3rd 5G World Forum (5GWF'20) in Bangalore, India, seeks contributions on how to nurture and cultivate 5G technologies and applications for the benefit of society. (

5G systems should unveil a novel mobile network architecture that not only improves physical data rate, but also creates a new ecosystem allowing the deployment of novel services and applications. A key target is to build a novel network architecture that should support not only classical mobile broadband applications and services but also vertical industry (e.g. Intelligent Transport, Industrial IoTs, eHealth, etc.) and other 5G-based services.

This conference aims to bring experts from industry, academia and research to exchange their vision as well as their achieved advances towards 5G, and encourage innovative cross-domain studies, research, early deployment and large-scale pilot showcases that address the challenges of 5G.


IEEE 5GWF'20 will be hosting a series of special sessions and workshop. Special sessions and workshop feature topics relevant to the 5G community on the latest research, engineering, standards and business issues They provide a sample of the state-of-the-art research in both academia and industry in special, novel, challenging, and emerging topics. Special sessions and workshops typically include a mix of regular and invited presentations including regular papers, invited papers, as well as invited presentations and panels to facilitate highly interactive sessions. Special-session proposals should be submitted by the prospective organizer(s) who will commit to promoting and handling the review process of their special session or workshop as Chairs or Co-Chairs of the event. Proposals should include the following information (maximum five pages):

Special session or Workshop title
Length of the special session (half/full day)
Name(s) of special session organizer(s)
Email of main contact person
A brief biography (no more than 200 words per person) of special session organizer(s)
Brief description of the special session including abstract, scope, outline, importance, and timeliness
Planned format of the special session including projected number of referred papers and hot topic sessions
Potential participants including program committee members and invited speakers
Related topics
Prior history on past editions of the special session, if any, including the number of submitted and accepted papers, the number of attendees, etc.
A draft of the call for papers

Accepted events must follow IEEE academic best practices regarding peer reviews and paper publication. Papers submitted to special sessions will have to be evaluated and peer-reviewed along the very same criteria of the regular sessions. Accepted and presented papers will be added to IEEE Xplore and the conference proceedings.


Proposals Due: 24 January 2020
Notification of Selection: January 30, 2020
Website for Special Session and Workshop: February 5, 2020
Deadline for Paper Submission: May 1, 2020
Acceptance Notification: June 30, 2020
Camera-Ready Submission: July 31, 2020

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