The 9th International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems (CITS 2020)

May 5-7, 2020

Hangzhou, China

About the Conference

The 2020 International Conference on Computer, Information, and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2020, is an international forum for scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research and development results in all areas of Computer, Information, and Telecommunication Systems, CITS.

The conference will feature tutorials, technical paper presentations, and distinguished keynote speeches. All accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore digital library covered by Scopus and EI Compendex as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.

Extended versions of selected accepted papers from the conference will be published in special issue(s)/Section(s) of International Journal of Communication Systems (SCI indexed) and Security and Privacy Journal (Wiley).

Important Dates

  • Invited session, workshop, tutorial proposals:February 25, 2020
  • Paper submission:February 15, 2020
  • Author notification:April 1, 2020
  • Camera-ready paper submission:April 15, 2020

You can download a one-page Call For Papers (CFP).

Paper Submission

Papers should be written in English with a maximum paper length of 5 printed pages (10-point font, A4 size paper) including figures. For your submission you can use the standard IEEE Transactions templates for Microsoft Word or LaTeX formats found at: (Remember: A4 size)

Papers must be submitted in Portable Document Format (PDF) format, using the following EDAS link: (not available yet)

Important Notice

Papers are reviewed on the basis that they do not contain plagiarized material and have not been submitted to any other conference at the same time (multiple submission). To learn more about this matter; visit:

Organizing Committee

General Chairs

  1. Mohammad S. Obaidat,
    King Abdullah II School of Information Technology (KASIT), Univ. of Jordan, Jordan
  2. Jian Wan,
    Zhejiang Univ. of Science and Technology, Hangzhou, China
  3. Qing Wu,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., Hangzhou, China

Senior Program Chair

  1. Petros Nicopolitidis,
    Aristotle Univ., Greece

Program Chairs

  1. Congfeng Jiang,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China
  2. Honghao Gao,
    Shanghai Univ., Shanghai, China
  3. Christophe Cerin,
    Univ. of Paris XIII, Paris, France
  4. Imad Mahgoub,
    Florida Atlantic Univ., USA
  5. Neeraj Kumar,
    Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, India
  6. Zhaolong Ning,
    Dalian Univ. of Technology, China

Local Arrangement Chairs

  1. Jingsheng Lei,
    Zhejiang Univ. of Science and Technology, China
  2. Youhuizi Li,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China

Local Arrangement Committee

  1. Jilin Zhang,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China
  2. Lei Zhang,
    Zhejiang Univ. of Science and Technology, China
  3. Gangyong Jia,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China
  4. Wujie Zhou,
    Zhejiang Univ. of Science and Technology, China
  5. Kangkang Li,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China
  6. Weifeng Ma,
    Zhejiang Univ. of Science and Technology, China
  7. Hanfei Lv,
    Zhejiang Police Vocational Academy, China
  8. Wenmin Lin,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China
  9. Ruiqin Yang,
    Zhejiang Univ. of Science and Technology, China
  10. Liangbin Zhang,
    Zhejiang Wanli Univ., China

Publicity Chairs

  1. Yuyu Yin,
    Hangzhou Dianzi Univ., China
  2. Pedro Cardenas Canto,
    Durham Univ., UK
  3. Woosung Jung,
    Seoul National Univ. of Education, South Korea
  4. Lei Shu,
    Nanjing Agricultural Univ., China
  5. Der-Jiunn Deng,
    National Changhua Univ. of Education, Taiwan
  6. Moi Hoon Yap,
    Manchester Metropolitan Univ., UK
  7. Seungmin (Charlie) Rho,
    Sungkyul Univ., Korea
  8. Xiaochen Lai,
    Dalian Univ. of Technology, China
  9. Hongzhen Shi,
    Yunnan Minzu Univ., China
  10. Sofiane Hamrioui,
    Univ. of Nantes, France

Publication Chairs

  1. Daniel Cascado,
    Univ. of Seville, Spain
  2. Guo Yu,
    Univ. of Science and Technology Beijing, China

International Liaisons

  1. Sang-Soo (Martin) Yeo,
    Mokwon Univ., Korea
  2. Balqies Sadoun,
    Al-Balqa’ Applied Univ., Jordan
  3. Hong Ji,
    BUPT, China
  4. Ching-Hsien (Robert) Hsu,
    Chung Hua Univ., Taiwan
  5. Helen Karatza,
    Aristotle Univ., Greece
  6. Haifeng Wu,
    Yunnan Minzu Univ., China

Registration Chair

  1. Kuei-Fang (Leila) Hsiao,
    Ming-Chuan Univ., Taiwan

Finance Chair

  1. Kasim Al-Aubidy,
    Philadelphia Univ., Jordan
  2. Kuei-Fang (Leila) Hsiao,
    Ming-Chuan Univ., Taiwan


  1. Antonio Bueno,
    Univ. of Girona, Spain

Steering Committee

  • Franco Davoli, Univ. of Genoa, Italy
  • Pascal Lorenz, Univ. of Haute Alsace, France
  • Mohammad S. Obaidat, KASIT, Univ. of Jordan, Jordan (Chair)
  • Jose L. Sevillano, Univ. of Seville, Spain
  • George A. Tsihrintzis, Univ. of Piraeus, Greece
  • Laurence T. Yang, St. Francis Xavier Univ., Canada

Topics of Interest

Track I: Computer Systems

  • Cloud computing
  • Cloud management
  • Cloud services
  • Computer architectures
  • Computer hardware technology
  • Computer-aided designs and technology
  • Display technology
  • Digital circuits, systems and logic design
  • Embedded systems
  • Evolutionary algorithms and computing
  • Fuzzy systems and fuzzy logic
  • Green computing
  • Grid computing and architectures
  • Hardware and software co-design
  • High-performance computing
  • Input/Output systems
  • Low-power computer technology
  • Memory systems
  • Mobile computing
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Object Oriented Languages
  • Operating system and middleware for mobile computing and networking
  • Performance evaluation
  • Pervasive computing
  • Real-time systems and simulations
  • Reconfigurable computing
  • System integration
  • Systems on chip (SoC)
  • Scientific computing algorithms
  • Soft computing
  • Software design, verification and validation
  • Software performance and engineering
  • Social networking and computing
  • VLSI design

Track II: Information Technology

  • Agents and multi-agents systems
  • Artificial intelligence and expert systems
  • Adaptive learning automata
  • Bioinformatics and biological computing and engineering
  • Database and data warehouses
  • Data mining
  • Future web
  • e-Government
  • e-Commerce
  • e-Health
  • e-Learning and adaptive learning
  • Geographical information systems (GIS)
  • Global positioning systems (GPS)
  • Human-computer interaction (HCI)
  • Network systems, proxies and servers
  • Neural networks
  • Protocols and standards
  • RF technology and control error correction
  • Signal and image processing
  • System engineering
  • Telematics
  • Web-Based Simulation Applications

Track III: Web Technologies

  • Accessibility issues and Technology
  • Data Fusion
  • Digital Libraries
  • Content transformation and adaptation in proxy server
  • Metadata and metamodeling
  • Multimedia
  • Ontology and semantic web
  • Personalized web sites/Web site classification and optimization
  • Portal strategies
  • Quality recommendation for software service provisioning
  • Service oriented architecture
  • System integration
  • User modeling
  • Usability and ergonomics
  • Web analytics
  • Web services and engineering
  • Web interfaces and applications
  • Web searching, browsing and ranking
  • Web information retrieval
  • Web intelligence
  • Web performance measurement, modeling and caching
  • XML and data management

Track IV: Networking Systems

  • Bio-inspired and nature-inspired solutions in wireless ad hoc and sensor networks
  • Broadband access technologies
  • Cognitive radio
  • Cross-layer design for mobile and wireless networks
  • Dynamic spectrum management
  • Disruption tolerant networks
  • Energy-efficient networks
  • Future Internet
  • Hybrid networks
  • Medium access control protocols
  • Network management
  • Network services and protocols
  • Optical networks
  • Opportunistic networks
  • Personal area networks
  • Performance-oriented design and evaluation focused on networks and mobile applications
  • Quality of service provisioning
  • Routing protocols
  • Sensor networks
  • Smart grids
  • Testbed design and implementation
  • Traffic Eng. & measurements
  • Under water networks
  • 60 GHz networking
  • Wireless networks

Track V: Telecommunication Systems

  • Adaptive communications
  • Channel estimation
  • Cognitive vehicular ad hoc networks
  • Cooperative communications
  • Channel coding
  • Interference management
  • Massive MIMO systems
  • Modulation techniques
  • MIMO systems
  • Novel applications enabled by telecommunication networking systems
  • OFDM communications
  • Power line communication
  • Satellite communication
  • Spread-spectrum communications
  • UWB communications
  • Wireless broadcasting
  • Wireless communication

Track VI: Security Systems

  • Authentication and access control
  • Biometrics systems
  • Computer and communication security
  • Cryptography and cryptanalysis
  • Digital watermarking, fingerprinting, and traitor tracing schemes
  • Detection analysis and prevention of malware
  • Denial of service issues
  • Intrusion detection systems
  • Information systems security
  • Keystroke dynamic systems
  • Multimedia security
  • Network security
  • Network systems forensics
  • Operating systems security
  • Program security
  • Physical security
  • Privacy enhancing technologies
  • Public-key infrastructure systems
  • Quantum cryptography
  • Security of e-Systems and applications
  • Security modeling, tools & simulation
  • Security of personal area networks
  • Security of WiFi and WiMax systems
  • Security of web systems
  • Secure PHY and MAC protocols
  • User & location privacy
  • Virtual Private Network systems
  • Vulnerability and Virus analysis
  • Vulnerability and attack modeling
  • Web security and privacy
  • Web-based application security

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