Submission Instructions

Submissions should contain original material that has neither been previously published nor is currently under review at any archival forum, including journals, conferences and workshops with copyrighted proceedings. Submissions are not anonymized (i.e. the authors' identities and affiliations will be visible to reviewers).

A submission should have at most 12 pages of technical content, including text, figures, appendices, etc. In addition, a submission may include any number of additional pages of bibliographic references. Use two-column formatting, with a minimum font size of 10 points and a margin of one inch on all sides. IEEE templates for Latex and Word that meet these specifications can be found at:

All submissions must be in PDF format, and should be uploaded here:

The submission deadline is 23:59 EST on Wednesday March 2, 2016. There will not be extensions for the deadline.

Important Date

Submission deadline: 23:59 EST, March 2, 2016, hard deadline, no extensions

Acceptance notifications: June 15, 2016

Posters/Demos Submission Deadline: June 30, 2016

Posters/Demos Notification: July 5, 2016

Posters/Demos Camera-ready: July 13, 2016

Camera-ready deadline: July 13, 2016

Conference: October 27-28, 2016



-Selected papers will be invited to submit a magazine-style version to IEEE Internet Computing fast track.

-IEEE instructions for camera-ready formatting can be found here.

-NSF program director will talk about the latest programs related to Edge Computing at SEC 2016.