The 2017 IEEE Topical Conference on Wireless Sensors and Sensor Networks (WiSNet 2017)

15-18 January 2017

Hyatt Regency, Phoenix, AZ

Call For Papers

The 2017 IEEE Topical Conference on Wireless Sensors and Sensor Networks (WiSNet2017) will be a part of 2017 IEEE Radio and Wireless Week (RWW2017) which will be held the week of 15 January 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. RWW2017 will also feature:

  • IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWS)
  • 17th Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF)
  • IEEE Topical Conference on RF/Microwave Power Amplifiers for Radio and Wireless Applications (PAWR)
  • IEEE Topical Workshop on the Internet of Space (IOS)
  • Focus sessions on 5G and MM-Wave to THz Technologies and Applications

Each of these events will be organized separately, with their own call for papers found at

Wireless sensors and wireless sensor networks are crucial components for manufacturing, structural health, security monitoring, transportation, commercial applications, location tracking systems and they are the fundamental part in the

  • Wireless sensors For Communication, Radar, Positioning and Imaging Applications
  • Wireless sensors for Localization and Tracking
  • Wireless integrated sensors, front-ends, and building blocks
  • Wireless sensors for harsh environments, environmental, health, home and commercial applications
  • Wireless Sensors Networks, Smart Sensor Systems, and Autonomous Networking
  • RFID sensors and sensor tags
  • Sensor networks for Sensor network topologies and sensor network communication architecture
  • Coexistence, Synchronization and Scheduling in Hybrid and Social Networks
  • Cryptography, Security, Privacy Issues in Ad-Hoc, Sensor and Mesh Networks
  • Six-Port and Multi-Port Technology
  • Internet of Things hardware, protocols and applications
  • Wireless Sensors Applications in Wearable Computing and Body Area Nets
  • QoS Aware Design: Energy optimization and deployment techniques large, dense and dynamic network topologies

Important Dates

Paper Summary Due 24 July, 2016
Accept/Reject Notice 20 September, 2016
Late News Papers Due 9 September, 2016
Final Manuscript Due 30 October, 2016
Hotel Reservation Closes 27 December, 2016
Advance Registration Closes 6 January, 2017
Radio Wireless Week 2017 15 – 18 January, 2017

WiSNet 2017 Co-Chairs

  • Luca Roselli, University of Perugia
  • Alexander Koelpin, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Rahul Khanna, Intel

Steering Committee

General Chair

  • Jeremy Muldavin, MIT Lincoln Laboratory

General Co-Chair

  • Rashaunda Henderson, University of Texas, Dallas

Technical Program Chair

  • Hermann Schumacher, Ulm University

Finance Chair

  • Robert Caverly, Villanova University

PAWR Co-Chairs

  • Gayle Collins, Intel
  • Andrei Grebennikov, Microsemi

WiSNet Co-Chairs

  • Luca Roselli, University of Perugia
  • Alexander Koelpin, Univ. of Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Rahul Khanna, Intel

SiRF General Chair

  • Dietmar Kissinger, IHP Microelectronics

TWIOS Co-Chairs

  • Thomas Ussmueller, Universität Innsbruck
  • Charlie Jackson, Northrop Grumman

Executive Committee


  • Charlie Jackson, Northrop Grumman

Special Sessions Chair

  • Ahmet Cagri Ulusoy, IHP Microelectronics

Conference Management

  • Elsie Vega, IEEE