Call For Research Papers

The conference provides a forum for engineers and scientists in academia, industry and government to present their latest research findings in major and emerging areas of distributed computing. Topics of particular interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Big Data Systems and Distributed Data Management and Analytics
    • Track Chairs: Srinivas Aluru, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
  • Cloud Computing and Data Center Systems
    • Track Chairs: Michael A. Kozuch, Intel, USA, Anshul Gandhi, Stony Brook University, USA
  • Distributed Operating Systems and Middleware
    • Track Chairs: Fred Douglis, Dell EMC, USA
  • Distributed Algorithms and Theory
    • Track Chairs: Kui Ren, SUNY, Buffalo, USA
  • Distributed Fault Tolerance and Dependability
    • Track Chairs: Doug Blough, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
  • Security, Privacy, Trust in Distributed Systems
    • Track Chairs: Elisa Bertino, Purdue University, USA
  • Distributed Green Computing and Energy Management
    • Track Chairs: Canturk Isci, IBM T.J. Watson, USA
  • Mobile and Wireless Computing
    • Track Chairs: Karthik Sundaresan, NEC Labs Princeton, USA
  • Edge and Fog Computing
    • Track Chairs: Weisong Shi, Wayne State Univ. USA, Tao Zhang, Cisco, USA
  • Internet of Things, Smart Cities, and Cyber-Physical Systems
    • Track Chairs: Thiemo Voigt, SICS and Uppsala Univ. Sweden
  • Social Networks and Crowdsourcing
    • Track Chairs: Munindar P. Singh, NCSU, USA

The technical program consists of research tracks in 11 focused areas.


Form of Manuscript: All submissions should follow the IEEE 8.5” x 11” Two-Column Format. Each submission can have up to 10 pages without references. Papers exceeding this length limit or with smaller fonts will be rejected without review. If the submission is accepted for publication, up to 2 over-length pages may be purchased for the final camera-ready version. Submissions should NOT be blinded for review.

Electronic Submission:

Important Dates

  • Abstract registration: December 5, 2016, 11:59pm PST
  • Paper submission: December 12, 2016, 11:59pm PST
  • Author notification: February 28, 2017
  • Camera-ready paper deadline: April 3, 2017

You can also find the ICDCS 2017 submission Web page when you log in to EasyChair and follow the menu items ICDCS 2017 -> ICDCS 2017 information.