Open Science Research Excellence

ICICSTA 2021 : International Conference on Industrial Communication Systems, Technologies and Applications

Dubai, UAE
May 6 - 7, 2021

Call for Papers

ICICSTA 2021 : International Conference on Industrial Communication Systems, Technologies and Applications is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Industrial Communication Systems, Technologies and Applications. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Real-time in industrial communication systems and technologies
  • Wired and wireless industrial networks
  • Industrial ethernet networks
  • Wireless (industrial) networks
  • Industrial wireless sensor networks
  • Hybrid wired/wireless industrial networks
  • Time sensitive networks
  • Time triggered systems and protocols
  • Hard and soft real-time message scheduling
  • Multimedia support for industrial and process automation
  • Real-time performance and analysis of network protocols and components
  • Configuration tools and network management
  • Cyber-physical systems
  • Control/communication interaction
  • Networked control systems
  • Wireless sensor actuator networks
  • Cooperative industrial systems
  • Multi-agent industrial systems
  • Time synchronization and localization issues
  • Industry applications and case studies
  • Networked embedded systems
  • Design and validation of embedded systems
  • Real-time operating systems
  • Multi/many-core systems
  • Middleware design and implementation
  • Real-time performance and analysis
  • Domain-specific design and verification languages
  • Formal methods for verification and certification
  • Model-driven engineering
  • Dependability and security of industrial networks
  • Fault-tolerance
  • Safety and certification
  • Cyber-security
  • Risk analysis and assessment
  • Protection and countermeasures
  • Industrial firewalls and intrusion detection systems
  • Formal description techniques and verification of industrial protocol and applications
  • Integration in industrial systems
  • Vertical and life-cycle aspects
  • Data-flow management
  • Plug-and-work and self-mechanisms
  • Distributed application platforms
  • Internet and intranet access
  • Internetworking
  • Web-based setup
  • Configuration and maintenance
  • Cell networks
  • High-performance networks
  • Telecommunication networks for geographically distributed industrial applications
  • Communication technologies for industry 4.0
  • Self-adaption and self-organization for smart factories
  • Self-configurable networks
  • New paradigms for agile network operations
  • Software defined networking
  • Network function virtualization
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Architectures for big data management
  • Industrial cloud computing
  • Industrial internet of things
  • Industrial internet of services
  • Service-oriented architectures
  • Green communication in industry
  • Energy-efficient, resource-saving and environment-friendly networking
  • Energy-saving and energy-harvesting techniques
  • Green design
  • Recent advances in research domains with similar communication requirements
  • Smart grid communications
  • Smart home and building automation networks
  • Automotive and train-control networks
  • Automated guided vehicles
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Wireless health care