Call for Papers:

Green and Sustainable Computing Conference

Final Submission Deadline
June 16, 2017

The Eighth International Green and Sustainable Computing Conference (IGSC’17)
Orlando, Florida, USA
October 23-25 2017

IMPORTANT DATES:
Deadline for submitting Workshop and Special Session proposals: May 15, 2017
Deadline for submitting Ph.D. forum extended abstracts: June 16, 2017
Paper submission: June 16, 2017
Notifications sent to authors: July 17, 2017
Camera-ready papers due: Aug 5, 2017

IGSC’17 will provide a forum for presenting and discussing innovative research on a broad range of topics in the fields of sustainable and energy-efficient computing and computing for a more sustainable planet. The conference will consist of technical papers, panels, workshops, PhD Forum, and tutorials on these topics. IGSC’17 will be technically co-sponsored by the IEEE.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
– Power- and thermal-aware algorithms, software and hardware
– Low-power electronics and systems
– Power-efficient multi/many-core chip design
– Application-specific ASICs and FPGAs
– Sensing and monitoring
– Power and thermal behavior and control
– Data centers optimization
– Smart grid and microgrids
– Power-efficient delivery and cooling
– Reliability, life-cycle analysis of IT equipment

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
IGSC’17 welcomes submissions that have not been published and that are not under review by other conferences or journals. All submissions will be evaluated on their originality, technical soundness, significance, presentation, and interest to the conference attendees. Please refer to the IGSC website for specific instructions related to paper submission.

WORKSHOPS AND SPECIAL SESSIONS:
Proposals are solicited for workshops and special sessions to be held in conjunction with the conference. Proposals should be submitted to the Workshops and Special Sessions Chair (iahmad@cse.uta.edu).

PHD FORUM:
Submissions are solicited for a Ph.D. forum, from doctoral students engaged in research on sustainable and energy-efficient computing. Please refer to the IGSC website for specific instructions for extended abstract submission.

ORGANIZERS:
General Chair:
Weisong Shi (Wayne State University, USA)

Program Chair:
Sudeep Pasricha (Colorado State University, USA)

Workshop Chair:
Ishfaq Ahmad (University of Texas, Arlington, USA)

PhD Forum Chair:
Mahdi Nikdast (Polytechnique Montréal, Canada)

Steering Committee Co-chairs:
Ishfaq Ahmad (University of Texas, Arlington, USA)
Behrooz Shirazi (Washington State University, USA)

Publicity Chair:
Ishan Thakkar (Colorado State University, USA)