Call For Papers


The conference provides a forum for engineers and scientists in academia, industry and government to present their latest research findings in major and emerging areas of distributed computing. Topics of particular interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Distributed Data Management and Analytics
  • Cloud Computing and Data Center Systems
  • Distributed Operating Systems and Middleware
  • Distributed Algorithms and Theory
  • Distributed Fault Tolerance and Dependability
  • Security and Privacy in Distributed Systems
  • Social Networks and Crowdsourcing
  • Energy Management and Green Distributed Computing
  • Mobility-based and Wireless Distributed Systems
  • Distributed Systems for Smart Communities or the Internet of Things


Workshops will be held in conjunction with the conference. Workshop proposals should be submitted to Workshop Chair. Further Information on workshop proposals will be announced soon on this web page.

Paper Submission

Form of Manuscript: Submissions should follow the IEEE 8.5" x 11" Two-Column Format. When using LaTeX, we recommend the following format options: \documentclass[10pt,conference,compsocconf,letterpaper]{IEEEtran}. Each submission can have up to 10 pages with 10pt font or larger. Papers exceeding this length limit or with smaller fonts will be rejected without review. If the submission is accepted for publication, up to 2 over-length pages may be purchased for the final camera-ready version. Submissions should NOT be blinded for review.

Electronic Submission:

Important Dates

  • Abstract deadline: December 11, 2015 (firm deadline)
  • Paper submission deadline: December 18, 2015 (firm deadline)
  • Author notification: March 21, 2016
  • Camera-ready paper deadline: April 28, 2016