Accepted Special Sessions

SS04- Informatics Methods in Internet of Things (IoT) enabled Healthcare

2019/12/23 14:16:57

Special Session Organized by

Po Yang, University of Sheffield, UK; Vasileios Megalooikonomou, University of Patras, Greece; Yun Yang, Yunnan University, China;

Recently, significant advancements in the Internet of Things have generated a large amount of opportunities for innovation across both academic and industrial communities, particularly in healthcare field. Due to the exponential growth of wearable devices and mobile apps, a promising trend in healthcare field appears that the Internet of Things enabled technology is transforming the traditional hubs of healthcare, such as hospitals and clinics, to the personalized healthcare systems and especially the mobile environment.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to

  • Smart sensing technologies for IoT enabled healthcare: Submissions that address issues around the collection, observation and recording of IoT enabled healthcare information, in an automatic, intelligent, unobtrusive, non-invasive and cost-effective way, are sought.
  • Network communication for IoT enabled healthcare: Papers that study problems on how to interconnect large-scale heterogeneous network elements and transmit healthcare Information efficiently in an IoT environment are solicited.
  • IoT healthcare data exploration and management: Articles that concern issues on managing, extracting, analyzing, visualising and communicating complex and diverse IoT healthcare data and how to convert data into knowledge for clinic decision support and disease management.
  • Innovative IoT healthcare systems and technologies: Submissions that concentrate on using interdisciplinary knowledge for the design, modelling, development and evaluation of innovative IoT healthcare system framework, architecture and applications.

Submissions Procedure

All the instructions for paper submission are included in the conference website


Deadline for submission of papers: March 07, 2020
Notification of acceptance of papers: April 18, 2020
Final manuscripts due: May 09, 2020

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  • DAYS


July 12-15, 2020

Online Registration Deadline

July 6, 2020

On-site Registration Dates

July 12-15, 2020