IEEE 5th World Forum on Internet of Things
15-18 April 2019 – Limerick, Ireland

Call for Vertical and Topical Area Papers – Closed

Papers Accompanying Presentations

The 5th IEEE World Forum on Internet of Things (WF-IoT 2019) solicits papers accompanying submissions for presentations in the Vertical and Topical Tracks. The Papers must address one of the selected Vertical or Topical subjects identified above. The content of the papers must also address significant results dealing with experiences in actual IoT deployments, related among others, to results, performance, architectures, products, services, methods and techniques, processes, policies, standards, . Suggested size is four pages; papers up to six pages will be accepted. Extended versions of selected papers may be considered for publication in the IEEE IoT Journal and the IEEE IoT Magazine.

Vertical and Topical Area Program Tracks
Vertical Tracks

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive and Transportation
  • Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, and Medical Devices
  • Industrial Internet of Things
  • Maritime Internet of Things
  • Smart Cities
Panels, Round Tables, Presentations, Demonstrations, and Suggestions of Speakers and Participants.
Topical Area Tracks

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Communications, Connectivity, and 5G Technologies
  • Cybersecurity, Data Security, and Privacy
  • Data and the Internet of Things
  • Green Technologies – Environment, Sustainability, and the Circular Economy
  • Sensors and Sensor Systems
Panels, Round Tables, Presentations, Demonstrations, and Suggestions for Speakers and Participants.

Submission Instructions

How to Submit

All papers must be submitted in PDF and US letter format. Submitted papers must conform to the IEEE formatting guidelines as specified in these Word and LaTeX templates. The submission must clearly identify the specific Vertical or topical area it is related to.

Peer Review Process – All submitted technical papers will be peer reviewed by an international Technical Program Committee (TPC).   If the paper is accepted and presented, it will be included in the conference proceedings and be submitted to the Xplore Digital Library. IEEE takes the protection of intellectual property very seriously. All submissions will be screened for plagiarism using CrossCheck.  All submitted papers are subject to the IEEE ComSoc Plagiarism Policy.

Papers for Vertical Tracks must be submitted electronically via EDAS.

Papers for Topical Area Tracks must be submitted electronically via EDAS.

Important Dates – CLOSED

Paper Submission Due Date: 1 November 2018    14 December 2018     

Paper Acceptance Notification: 22 November  2019     25 January 2019     15 February 2019

Camera-Ready Submission: 20 February  2019    27 February 2019


Adam Drobot, OpenTechWorks, USA

Elfed Lewis, University of Limerick, Ireland