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The 3rd International Symposium on Internet of Ubiquitous and Pervasive Things (IUPT'13)

To be held in conjunction with Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies Conference (ANT'13)

June 25-28, 2013, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada




Paper Submission: Feb 10, 2013

Author Notification: Mar 10, 2013

Final Manuscript: Apr 1, 2013

The new developments in this area raise many research questions including interaction, security, collaboration, context, discovery, and privacy of physical things in the virtual world. Despite the tremendous progress in Internet technologies the research community continues to wrestle with some of these questions. This Symposium focuses on disseminating novel ideas and research directions in this fast emerging area of the Internet of Things. This Symposium also aims to bring together academics and practitioners in an effort to highlight the state-of-the-art and discuss the issues and opportunities to explore new research directions and develop new ideas for the Internet of Things. The Symposium will be platform to provide opportunities for researchers from academia and industry to join hands, exchange ideas and focus on solutions that will enhance the life of the growing population on the Internet. It will lead to identifying new directions and setting the scope for developme

nts in this area. The participants will be enlightened with intellectual discussions, highlighting the advances in technology that bridges the physical world and the digital world.

This Symposium aims at gathering researchers from the fields of wireless networking and Internet applications to discuss new opportunities and hurdles to leverage the possibilities of new applications and services for the Internet of Ubiquitous and Pervasive Things.

The 3rd International Symposium on Internet of Ubiquitous and Pervasive Things will take place in conjunction with the 4th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2013), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in June 25-28, 2013.

Specific topics of interest include (but not limited to):

- Communication systems and architectures for the Internet of Things

- Robustness of environmental management with the Internet of Things

- Future technologies bridging the physical and virtual worlds

- Business models and processes for the Internet of Things

- Impacts on the security, privacy and risks on the physical world

- Applications and interaction for social networking

- Location and discovery of things on the Internet

- Web of Things

- Smart Objects

- Case studies in areas of Healthcare, Agriculture, Logistics and Transport

- Green Internet of Things

- Mobile Internet of Things

- Internet of Services

- Sensor Webs

- Semantic Web of Things



All accepted papers will be published by Elsevier Science in the open-access Procedia Computer Science series (on-line and CD). The submitted paper must be formatted according to the guidelines of guidelines of Procedia Computer Science, MS Word Template, Latex, Elsevier.

Authors should submit paper with no more than 6 pages length using the Easychair submission system,

Every submitted paper will be carefully reviewed by at least two members of the Symposium Program Committee.

The selective outstanding papers presented at the workshop, after further revision, will be considered for publication in journals special issues.



General Chairs:

Michael Sheng, University of Adelaide, Australia

Elhadi Shakshuki, Acadia University, Canada

Program Chairs:

Lina Yao, University of Adelaide, Australia

Sujith Samuel Mathew, United Arab Emirates University, UAE

Michele Ruta, Technical University of Bari, Italy

Publicity Chairs:

Rui Zeng, Yunnan Normal University,Kunming, China

Yongrui Qin, University of Adelaide, Australia

Program Committee

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