Call for Papers

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Submission deadline extended to September, 27th 2018 (Thursday)

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Topics of Interest

The 1st International Workshop on Trustworthy and Real-time Edge Computing for Cyber-Physical Systems (TREC4CPS), in conjunction with the 39th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium,  aims to invite position papers from the community that describe ideas or work-in-progress efforts to address the plethora of challenges in this realm. To that end, we seek short papers (2 to 4 pages) along the following but non-exhaustive set of topics:

  • Multi-tiered, novel resource management solutions involving edge/fog/cloud
  • Effective use of virtualization across the resource spectrum
  • Software-defined solutions and service chaining
  • Verification and validation
  • Trust and privacy issues
  • Schedulability analysis
  • Use of AI/ML techniques
  • Middleware architectures
  • Definition of challenge problems
  • Discussion of open datasets and technologies
  • Real-time processing of streamed and heterogeneous information

Paper Submission Information

Authors may submit their papers on Softconf ( Submissions must be single PDF files, no more than 4 pages, in two-column IEEE format ( The material must be unpublished and not under submission elsewhere. By submitting a paper, the authors confirm that if the paper is accepted, at least one author will register for the workshop by the special registration deadline set in the notification of acceptance, and present the paper at the workshop in person. Accepted papers will be published online by the Institute for Software Integrated Systems, Vanderbilt University.  

Important Dates

  • September 20th, 2018 (Thursday) Thursday 27th Sept 2018 (23:59 UTC-12): Extended Paper Submission Deadline (firm)
  • October 19th (Friday): Notification of Acceptance
  • November 2nd (Friday): Camera Ready Deadline