Call for papers

Original contributions from researchers describing their original, unpublished, research contribution which is not currently under review by another conference or journal and addressing state-of-the-art research are invited to share their work in all areas of Information and Knowledge Computing and its applications in field for engineering and management but not limited to the conference tracks.

Important Dates

Paper Submission Opens June 1st, 2020
Papers Due ( Regular Tracks ) September 30th, 2020
Papers Due ( Special Sessions ) September 30th, 2020
Notification As Per Notification
Final Manuscript of Submission Due As Per Notification
Registration Due As Per Notification

Conference Dates : 23 - 24 January, 2021

submission guidelines

Submissions of high quality papers in all areas of Information and Knowledge Computing and its applications. The submissions are handled only through the Easychair website at: Paper Submission Link

Conference Subthemes and Tracks


Publication Details

Publication of SmartCom 2021 Coming soon.

All SmartCom 2020 presented papers will be published in conference proceedings by Springer.

Publication - Special Issue

Selected extended and presented papers of SMARTCOM 2021 will be published in Special issue Advances in Speech, Music and Audio Signal Processing by Springer - International Journal of Speech Technology (IJST). ISSN: 1381-2416 (print version), ISSN: 1572-8110 (electronic version), Journal no. 10772 Series :


The books of this series are submitted to ISI Proceedings, EI-Compendex, DBLP, SCOPUS, Google Scholar and Springerlink **

Special Session

SMARTCOM 2020 solicits proposals for special sessions within the technical scope of the conference. Special sessions supplement the regular program of the conference and provide a sample of the state-of-the-art research in both academia and industry in special, novel, challenging, and emerging topics.

Special-session proposals should be submitted by the prospective organizer(s) who will commit to promoting and handling the review process of their special session as Chairs or Co-Chairs of the event. Proposals should include the following information:

  • Title;
  • Name(s) of organizer(s);
  • Email of main contact person;
  • Brief bio(s) of organizer(s);
  • Brief description;
  • Related topics;
  • Potential participants;
  • A draft of the CFP (please download and use the template at the link below);
  • Description of publicity and promotion plan;
  • Brief report on past editions of the special session, if any, including the number of submitted and accepted papers, the number of attendees, etc.

Papers submitted to special sessions will have to be evaluated and peer-reviewed along the very same criteria of the regular sessions.

important dates

Submission of proposals 20th September 2019
Notification of acceptance 30th September 2019

submissions guidelines

Please provide all the information requested above when preparing your special-session proposal before submitting it in PDF format by E-mail to the Special-Sessions Chairs at:


Proceedings guidelines for authors Download
Sample Latex paper Download
Latex instructions for authors Download
Latex Package Download
Word Templates Download
Consent to Publish Form Download
Authors are required to adhere to the Springer Policy and Procedures on Plagiarism available Download