Call for Tutorials

The 15th ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA 2018) will be held in in Aqaba, Jordan between 28 Oct till 1st Nov 2018. AICCSA 2018 invites proposals for half-a-day (preferably 3 hours in length, although longer tutorials can be considered) proposals on specific aspects that complement the conference main tracks in related areas to Computer Systems and Applications. We seek proposals across a wide range of topics and levels, ranging from fundamentals to the latest advances in hot topic areas.

Important Dates

• Tutorial proposals due: May 15, 2018
• Notification of acceptance: June 15, 2018
• Tutorial materials due: September 15, 2018

Submission

Tutorials Proposals and any related enquiries should be sent be email to the tutorials Chairs:

  • Mustafa Jarrar, Bir Zeit University, Palestine. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Jaime Lloret, University Polytechnic Of Valencia, Spain. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
  • Ashraf Elnagar, University of Sharjah, UAE. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Proposal Requirements
Each tutorial proposal must be submitted in PDF format and contain the following:
1. Title
2. Name and Affiliation of the Speaker(s)
3. Abstract (one paragraph, 200 words máx., including previous experience with such tutorials)
4. Intended Audience (one paragraph) and prerequisites: Describe the background assumed of tutorial attendees (i.e. beginner, intermediate, advanced), and any requirements needed (e.g. bring own laptop)
5. Learning Outcome: Describe the benefit, knowledge or skill that will be gained by attendees.
6. Description (no more than half page): A statement giving clear motivation/justification for the topic to be presented at AICCSA 2018 and the outline of the proposed content.
7. Statement on if this tutorial has been given before and if so how this presentation will be different.
8. Materials: A description of materials to be provided to attendees on the conference website – course slides, annotated bibliography, code snippets, etc. NOTE: the materials themselves do not need to be provided in the proposal.
9. Format of the Tutorial
10. Biography of the tutorial presenter.
11. Requested tutorial length (preferably ½ day).

The AICCSA’2018 Conference Organizing Committee will be responsible for the following:
• Providing logistics support and a meeting place for the tutorial.
• In conjunction with the organizers, determining the tutorial date and time.
• Providing copies of the tutorial materials to attendee