Papers must be formatted in PDF according to the IEEE two-column format for conference proceedings and submitted through EasyChair. The direct link for paper submission is

Papers can be either regular or short papers, where regular papers are limited to 8 pages and short ones to 4 pages.
BigComp2019 adopts single-blind review policy.

The paper templates with formatting instructions can be found at:

All conference and workshop papers will be published in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library as conference proceedings.

Collaboration with International Journals

Selected papers will be recommended to the following journals:

  • World Wide Web*
  • Journal of Cluster Computing*
  • Sensors*
  • Journal of Supercomputing*,**
  • International Journal of Data Mining in Bioinformatics*

We are planning a special issue in the following journal. Selected papers will also be recommended to the special issue:

  • IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems*
* Indexed by Science Cication Index Expanded (SCIE), ** Indexed by Science Citation Index (SCI)

Important Dates (Timezone: Anywhere on Earth)

  • Regular/short papers abstract due: Aug 27, 2018, Sep 17, 2018, Sep 27, 2018 (extended)
  • Regular/short papers due: Sep 3, 2018, Sep 17, 2018, Sep 27, 2018 (extended)
  • Regular/short papers notification:Nov 26, 2018, Dec 4, 2018 (extended)
  • Camera-ready due: Dec 14, 2018, Dec 21, 2018 (extended)
  • Workshop: Feb 27, 2019
  • Main Conference: Feb 28, 2019 - Mar 2, 2019

Program Committe Co-Chairs

  • Hiroyuki Kitagawa, University of Tsukuba
  • Walid Saad, Virginia Tech
  • Kyuseok Shim, Seoul National University
  • Jie Tang, Tsinghua University