Download the Proposal Template for the Short Course/Special Session

The 2018 IEEE APCAP organizing committee cordially invites proposals for Special Sessions and/or Short Courses to be organized and held during the conference.

The Special Sessions are typically scheduled to be held from 6-8 August 2018, while Short Courses are to be conducted on 5 August 2018. The duration of the Short Course can be half day or full day depending on the number and length of presentations/contents.

Special session/Short Course organizers are required to fill up the proposed topic and scope using the template provided, and return this document to us (email: by 26 February 2018.

For the Special Sessions, list down the suggested invited speakers and/or the tentative titles of their papers if known at this time.

Please note that all papers will be reviewed as regular submissions by external reviewers besides session organizers.

The proposals will be evaluated by the committee considering various factors and all organizers/speakers are required to register for the conference and pay the full registration fees.

We will like to seek your understanding that the sessions/courses may be canceled should there be insufficient number of speakers/participants or other unforeseen circumstances.