Scope of the Conference

The 2017 IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control will be held in Calabria, Southern Italy. This conference will provide a remarkable opportunity for the academic and industrial communities to address new challenges and share solutions, and discuss future research directions. It will feature plenary speeches, panel sessions, tutorials, workshops, interactive sessions, and invited/special sessions. Contributions are expected from academia, industry, and management agencies. All accepted papers are expected to be included in IEEE Xplore and will be indexed by EI. The conference theme is: Sensing, Connecting and Controlling Everything through Open Internet of Things.

Technical topics of the conference include but are not limited to:

  • Autonomous agents and multi-agent systems
  • Automobile control and sensor systems
  • Big Data analytics
  • Collaborative systems
  • Complex system management
  • Control of networks
  • Cyberphysical Systems
  • Distributed intelligent systems
  • Emergency mitigation
  • Emergency planning
  • Emergency response
  • Fuzzy and neural systems
  • Hazard mitigation
  • Heterogeneous wireless networks
  • Homeland security
  • Human factors
  • Human adaptive mechatronics
  • Human/computer interface
  • Information systems & infrastructure
  • Intelligent vehicle highway systems
  • Internet of things
  • Medical and patient monitoring
  • Micro/nano, electro-mechanical sensor systems
  • Multi-level multi-objective optimization
  • Network security
  • Network-based computing systems
  • Networked control systems
  • Resilient Control systems
  • Sensor design, integration and fusion
  • Sensor networks
  • Smart car and vehicle control
  • Smart grids
  • Smart home environments
  • Smart vision and image processing
  • Software engineering for the IoT
  • Space-based networking
  • Tele-robotics
  • Wearable computing and communications
  • Wireless communications
  • Workflow management systems

Organized By

DIMES, University of Calabria, Italy

Co-Sponsored By

IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society
Technical Support from the following IEEE Italian Chapters: (i) Systems, Men and Cybernetics; (ii) Control Systems; (iii) Computer


General Conference Chair

Prof. Giancarlo Fortino, Univ. of Calabria, Italy

General Co-Chairs

Zofia Lukszo, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Athanasios V. Vasilakos, Lulea University of Technology, Sweden

Program Chair

Francesco Basile, Univ. of Salerno, Italy

Program Co-Chair (Networking)

Carlos Palau, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain

Program Co-Chair (Sensing)

Antonio Liotta, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands

Program Co-Chair (Control)

Maria Pia Fanti, University of Bari, Italy

Special Sessions Co-Chairs

Xiangyang Li, Johns Hopkins Univ., US

Tutorial/Workshop Chair

Zidong Wang, Brunel Univ. UK

Publication Chair

Asdrubal López Chau, Univ. Autónoma del Estado de México, Mexico

Publicity Co-Chairs

Fuji Ren, Tokushima University, Japan

Gina Tang, Rowan Univ., USA

Award Co-Chairs

Ni-Bin Chang, Univ. of Central Florida, USA
Ettore Bompard, Polito di Torino, Italy

Webmaster Co-Chairs

Claudio Savaglio, U. of Calabria, Italy
Giuseppe Caliciuri, U. of Calabria, Italy

Finance Chair

Antonio Guerrieri, ICAR-CNR, Sensyscal S.r.l., Italy.

Local Arrangements Chair

Giandomenico Spezzano, ICAR-CNR, Italy
Andrea Vinci, ICAR-CNR, Italy

International Steering Committee

MengChu Zhou, New Jersey Inst. of Tech. (Chair)
Tsu-Tian Lee, Tamkang Univ. (Co-Chair)
Ni-Bin Chang, Unv. of Central Florida
Feng Chu, Univ. d'Evry Val d'Essonne
Mincong Deng, Tokyo U. of A&T
Yo-Ping Huang, Nat. Taipei Univ. of Tech.
Saïd Mammar, Univ. d'Evry Val d'Essonne
Chi-Hsu Wang, Nat. Chiao Tung Univ.
Jiacun Wang, Monmouth University