Call for Workshop Papers

Call for Papers

The call for papers is now closed, although you can still register to attend the workshop via the online registration system.

The organizing committee would like to take this opportunity to invite the submission of full papers for presentation at the workshop. Papers should be of up to 10 pages / 8,000 words in length, and may focus on any topic related to the theme of “The Application of Big Data Technologies in the Transport Industry”. Papers addressing the introduction of technologies novel to the industry are particularly welcome.

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

  1. Business analytics of transport data (e.g. planning of service provision)

  2. Big Data in support of asset management (e.g. Remote Condition Monitoring of vehicles and infrastructure)

  3. Traffic management and real-time transport operations (e.g. management of traffic flows)

  4. The Internet of Transport Things (e.g. management and monitoring of freight in transit)

  5. Improved services for customers (e.g. dynamic journey planning during disruptions, delivering the end-to-end journey across transport modes)

  6. Big data technology and transportation safety


Full papers should be of up to 10 pages / 8,000 words in length (US letter, IEEE 2-column format), and prepared according to IEEE Computer Society Proceedings Manuscript Formatting Guidelines. Detailed formatting guidelines are available as DOC and PDF files. Latex templates are available here.


Full papers should be submitted via the workshop section of the conference’s Cyberchair system, available at Remember to check that you’re submitting to workshop 22, “Applications of Big Data Technology in the Transport Industry”, or your paper will not reach us. Submissions are due by October 23rd 2017.

Once the call has closed submissions will be evaluated by our international committee of domain experts, and authors will be informed of the outcomes on or before November 1st 2017. Camera-ready versions of the accepted papers will be due by November 15th 2017.

At least one author from each accepted paper must attend the conference to present the work.

Good luck!