Call for Papers

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Call for Special Sessions

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ISMI2016 encourages organization of Special Sessions to focus on emerging topics. The following information is for the preparation.

  • Title of the Special Session
  • Brief description of the area of concern (approx. 100 words) to show the interest and significance
  • The name, contact information of two or more special session organizers.
  • A list of potential authors and their affiliations
  • A list of potential reviewers and their affiliations

Submission of a Special Session Proposal

Please use the template to submit your special session proposal in PDF format to the Special Session Chair:
Professor Cheng-Hung Wu ( by the deadline March 31, 2016.
Special requests of later submissions are not encouraged.

Role and Responsibilities of the Special Session Organizers

  • To attend ISMI2016 and chair the proposed special session.
  • To promote and organize a sufficient amount of quality submissions to the special session.
  • To select and invite reviewers from peers and ensure independent quality reviews by avoiding any conflict of interest that possibly influences the judgement of a paper quality.
  • To organize the review process which assures at least TWO reviews per paper. Papers submitted to special sessions will undergo the regular peer-review process.
  • To ensure a minimum of FOUR accepted quality papers with authors from at least TWO independent institutions. In case of insufficient accepted quality papers, they will be allocated to regular sessions wherever possible.

Rules and Benefits for Organizing Special Sessions

  • The Program Committees will support the special session organizers with advice but reserve measures including cancellation of the respective special session in case of weak organizations of special sessions.

Special Session Paper Submission

Special Session Papers should be submitted through the regular submission process by selecting one of the approved topics for special sessions. All papers must be written in English with a max length of 8 pages . Please check the following Submission and Paper Format sections.

Approved Special Sessions

No Special Session Call for Papers (pdf) Organizer(s)


Sensing based Intelligent Systems

Prof. Hayato Ohwada


Intelligent Manufacturing Decisions

Prof. Cheng-Hung Wu
Prof. Jakey Blue


Advanced Scheduling and Sampling Methods

Prof. Stéphane Dauzère-Pérès
Prof. Claude Yugma


Intelligent Data and Process Analysis

Prof. Bernardo Nugroho Yahya



Please click here (EasyChair) to submit the ISMI2016 papers or abstracts.

Category Presentation? Best Paper
Award Candidate?
Best Student Paper
Award Candidate?
Abstract Yes N/A N/A
Full Paper - Regular Yes Yes N/A
Full Paper - Student Yes N/A Yes


Paper Format

Please chick here to download ISMI2016 paper format. For abstract-only presentation submission(s), please directly login EasyChair to input your abstract(s).

Special Issues

Selected papers will be recommended for reviews and possible publications in special issues of Applied Soft Computing, International Journal of Industrial Engineering: Theory, Applications and Practice, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, International Journal of Production Research and other SCI journals.


Last update:08/04/2016