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

Workshop on Hot Topics in Social and Mobile Connected Smart Objects

International Workshop on Hot Topics in Social and Mobile Connected Smart Objects (HotSALSA'19)

in conjunction with IEEE INFOCOM 2019
April 29 – May 2, 2019, Paris, France




Internet of Things, smart cities and edge/fog computing are representative examples of modern ICT paradigms that aim to describe a dynamic and global cooperative infrastructure built upon objects intelligence and self-configuring capabilities; these connected objects are finding their way into vehicles (smart-cars), urban areas (smart-cities), and infrastructure (smart-grid).

Objects need to be smart, with enough intelligence to perform required operations. On the one hand, the objects should be able to deal with the possibly unpredictable and intense mobility and can wirelessly communicate with each other in a reliable and secure way. On the other hand, these objects must be socially aware, as we have witnessed a big growth in provisioning social network services including messaging, gaming, advertising, recommending, commercing, and content sharing on mobile objects.

The HotSALSA workshop focuses on experiences with the design, implementation, deployment, operation, and evaluation of novel systems for smart objects and the social aspects of these systems in the emerging cooperative environments. We are seeking for original, previously unpublished work, addressing key issues and challenges in the social and mobile connected smart objects arena.

(Note: HotSALSA'19 is a joint edition of the 11th HotPOST and the 5th SMARTOBJECTS workshops.)


Important Dates

  • Submission: Jan. 18, 2019 Jan. 24, 2019
  • Notification: Feb. 22, 2019
  • Camera ready: Mar. 10, 2019


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