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Special Session on Smart Cities and ICTdriven urbanization at Third IEEE International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communication and Automation (ICACCA 2017), 15-16 September 2017, Dehradun

Special Session Organizers

Dr. Arpan Kar, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi

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Mr. Manoj Kumar Singh, MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly.

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Smart city innovations are new approaches to holistic management of cities’ physical, socio-economic, environmental, transportation and political assets across all urban domains, typically supported by ICT and open data. The role of technology and the governance of the same is increasingly becoming a challenge that needs to be addressed. This can be facilitated through the use of smarter technology. Further to achieve this objective, this requires a shared vision of all stake holders like citizens, public and private organizations and many others. This special session will include Industry experts, academicians and researchers working on different dimensions of smart cities, smart technologies, strategies for regional development, and policies for valuable deliberation.

Call for papers

The scope of this special session of ICACCA 2017 includes, but is not limited to the following topics :

  • Smart city theory modeling and simulation
  • Policies for smart urban design
  • Socio-technical challenges in smart city development
  • Enablers and drivers for smart cities
  • Public private partnership (3P) model for smart city
  • Energy efficiencyfor smart cities
  • Education and skill development
  • Management and operation of the smart city
  • Smart people and communities
  • Capacity building through smart and open governance
  • Technologies integration and network capabilities,
  • Smart and sustainable transport system
  • Information security and risk management
  • Sustainability of smart cities
  • Cloud solutions for smart cities
  • Role of big data analysis in smart city
  • Smart and green building technologies
  • Smart solutions for special needs people
  • Urban Entrepreneurship and challenges
  • Smart manufacturing and logistics
  • Smart environment and pollution control
  • Platforms for smart government
  • Anywhere, anytime access to data
  • Digitalization of civic services
  • Data and Information infrastructure modeling
  • Efficient emergency responses
  • Security and public safety in smart cities
  • Smart healthcare system
  • Innovative agriculture process
  • Clean cities
  • Future challenges in smart cities

Important Dates

Submission of papers : June 10, 2017

Notification of acceptance : June 30, 2017

Camera-ready papers : July 31, 2017

Registration & payment : August 05, 2017

Conference date : 15-16, September 2017

Submission : All contributions should be original and not published elsewhere or intended to be published during the review period. Authors are invited to submit their papers electronically in pdf format, through EasyChair. All the special sessions are centralized as tracks in the same conference management system as the regular papers. Therefore, to submit papers please use following link.

For special session, please send a copy of your paper to along with easy chair submission on above mentioned link.

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Publication :

Authors are invited to submit original previously unpublished research papers written in English, of up to 6 pages, strictly following the IEEE format. Submissions not following the IEEE format guidelines will be rejected without review. To ensure high quality, all papers will be thoroughly reviewed by the Technical Program Committee for ICACCA2017. All accepted papers must be presented by one of the authors who must register for the conference and pay the fee. All accepted and presented paper will be submitted for the possible inclusion in the IEEE Xplore digital library.