IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications
29 April - 2 May 2019 // Paris, France

Resilient and Secure IoT for Health Workshop - Call for Papers

Call For Papers


The advent of Internet of Things (IoT) will radically transform our future interactions by creating new communication opportunities among people, devices and networks by integrating advanced smart technologies. IoT is envisioned to revolutionize numerous domains, such as healthcare industry, smart factories, smart cities, transportation and agriculture. In particular, IoT for healthcare ensures patient well-being and personalized care by providing many specialized and tailored solutions, ranging from smart wearable devices and sensors to healthcare network architectures, and secure sensitive medical data management. According to various market forecasts, the amount of medical Things is observing a continuous growth and is expected to reach 20-30 billion of devices by 2020.

The first edition of Resilient and Secure IoT for Health workshop aims at interdisciplinary exchanges and interactions by bringing together researchers, engineers and specialists within the domains of informatics, networking, medicine and electronics. The synergy of these various expertise will help identifying the actual needs, develop customized solutions and uncover new challenges and issues to be addressed.

The topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Reliability and QoS
  • Architectures and performances
  • Mobile edge cloud computing
  • Theoretical models and algorithms
  • Machine learning
  • Health big data
  • Energy efficient protocols
  • Health dedicated blockchain architectures
  • Security, privacy and fault tolerance
  • Cryptographic tools
  • Wireless protocols
  • Mobile networks
  • Body-Area Networks
  • Human-centric networks and protocols

Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline: January 5, 2019 January 18, 2019
  • Author notification: February 20, 2019
  • Camera ready: March 10, 2019


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