Special Sessions

A Special Session for IFIP/IEEE VLSI-SoC takes the form of a session that includes several presentations (3 or 4) all of them targeting a hot topic. The special session has an Organizer that must submit a document describing the structure of the session.

Structure of a Special Session proposal

The document submitted must have the following structure:

Submission of a Special Session and evaluation process

The submission of a Special Session proposal must be done through the Conference website, using the next form:

The submitted special sessions will be evaluated by the Organizing Committee, including the Program Chairs and Special Session Chairs.

Paper publication

The contributors in a Special Session are not obliged to produce a paper to be published in the Conference proceedings.

In the case that the authors of a presentation proposed in a Special Session wish to publish a paper in the Conference Proceedings, they should also submit the paper in the corresponding regular track. The paper will be evaluated by the Technical Program Committee.

If the paper is accepted, it will be presented in the corresponding Special Session if this session is accepted, or in a Regular Session otherwise. In both cases, the paper will appear in the Proceedings and it will be evaluated as a candidate for a book chapter publication or the Conference Best Paper Award.

SPECIAL SESSION CHAIR: Maciej Ogorzalek; email: maciej.ogorzalek@uj.edu.pl