Call for Papers

ACM Turing Celebration Conference - China (ACM TURC 2020, ACM中国图灵大会), will be held from May 21-23, 2021 at Hefei, China,  with its key theme on "AIOT: Instrumented, Interconnected, Intelligent (智能+与工业互联网)". The father of the Internet Vinton Cerf, Hong Mei the member of academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, both served as honorary chairman. The president of China University of Science and Technology Xinhe Bao is one of the chairman of this conference. International academics and ACM Turing Award winners will share their perspectives on cutting-edge technologies, explore the current trends in Artificial Intelligence. This conference will feature a comprehensive high-quality technical program including 10 symposia, an attractive industry program aimed at practitioners and a variety of tutorials and workshops. The technical program chairs invite the submission of original papers to following symposia for presentation and publication in the conference proceedings. Best paper awards will be selected from accepted papers.

All papers for technical symposia should be submitted via EasyChair.

Technical Symposia

• SIGCOMM China: invites submissions on a wide range of networking research, including, but not limited to: AI support for networking and communication, blockchain techniques related to networking and communication, datacenter networking, energy-aware communication, network security and privacy, network protocols, routing and traffic engineering

General Co-Chairs:

Junzhou Luo (Southeast University, China)

Xiaohua Jia (City University of Hong Kong, China)

Lijuan Sun (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)

TPC Chairs:

Guihai Chen (Nanjing University, China)

Fu Xiao (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)

Dan Li (Tsinghua University, China)

• SIGMOBILE China: invites submissions on a wide range of mobile computing and wireless networking research.

General Co-Chairs:

Huadong Ma (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)

Xiangyang Li (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

TPC Co-Chairs

Lan Zhang (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Anfu Zhou (Beijing university of posts and telecommunications, China)

• SIGMOD China: invites the submission of original research contributions relating to all aspects of data management defined broadly, and particularly encourage submissions on topics of emerging interest in the research and development communities.

General Co-Chairs:

Jianzhong Li (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

Guoliang Li (Tsinghua University, China)

Hongzhi Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

TPC Co-Chairs:

Xike Xie (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Xin Cao (University of New South Wales, Australia)

Yang Wang (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

• SIGOPS China: seeks novel research results in the principle and practice of computer systems. All topic areas related to design and implementation of computer systems are of interest and in scope.

General Chair:

Xiaofei Liao (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

TPC Chairs:

Wenbin Jiang (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

• SIGSAC China: seeks innovative work related to the construction, evaluation, application, or operation of secure systems. All topic areas related to cyber security and data privacy are of interest and in scope.

General Co-Chairs:

Nenghai Yu (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Haiyong Xie (National Engineering Laboratory for Public Safety Risk Perception and Control by Big Data, China)

TPC Co-Chairs:

Zhe Liu (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)

Kaiping Xue (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Haojin Zhu (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

Yangyang Li (National Engineering Laboratory for Public Safety Risk Perception and Control by Big Data, China)

• SIGCSE China:  the theme of this year is Computing Education in the AI Era: For AI and By AI. “AI+CE” highlights our goal to engage all the educators in the world to create new ideas on how to teach, empower and energize their students.

General Co-Chairs:

Ming Zhang (Peking University, China)

TPC Co-Chairs:

Juan Chen (National University of Defense Technology, China)

Yu Zhang (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

• SIGAPP China:  invites submissions on a wide range of novel computer applications.

General Co-Chair:

Minglu Li (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)

TPC Co-Chairs:

Feng Hong (Ocean University of China, China)

Chao Liu (Ocean University of China, China)

• SIGCHI China:  invites submissions on a wide range of human-technology and human-computer interaction (HCI).

General Chair:

Xiangmin Fan (Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

TPC Co-Chairs:

Shiwei Cheng (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

Chun Yu (Tsinghua University, China)

Prospective authors are invited to submit original technical papers for presentation and publication. Accepted and presented technical papers will be published in the ACM TURC 2020 Conference Proceedings and submitted to ACM Digital Library.

Please make sure to follow the Author and Submission Guidelines listed below.

Author and Submission Guidelines

Full papers: contain no more than five (5) single-spaced and numbered pages, including figures, tables, any appendices, and any other material, followed by as many pages as necessary for bibliographic references. Font size should be no smaller than 10 points. Double column format with each column having dimensions 9.25 inches x 3.33 inches, a space of 0.33 inches between the two columns, and with no more than 55 lines of text per column. Submissions should fit properly on US letter-sized paper (8.5 inches by 11 inches).

Submissions must be in PDF (Portable Document Format). Authors should ensure that they are compatible with Adobe Acrobat (English version). Any other formats, including Postscript and MS-Word, will not be accepted.

PLEASE NOTE: To be published in the ACM TURC 2020 Conference Proceedings and to be eligible for publication in ACM Digital Library, an author of an accepted paper is required to register for the conference at the FULL or Student rate and the paper must be presented by an author of that paper at the conference unless the TPC Chair grants permission for a substitute presenter in advance of the event and who is qualified both to present and answer questions. Non-refundable registration fees must be paid prior to uploading the final ACM formatted, publication-ready version of the paper. For authors with multiple accepted papers, one FULL registration is valid for up to 2 papers. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the ACM TURC 2020 Conference Proceedings and submitted to ACM Digital Library.

During the initial paper submission process via EasyChair, it is the authors' responsibility to ensure that the author list and the paper title on the Easychair submission page is an exact match to the author list and paper title in the final manuscript. Please be aware that the author list of an accepted paper can NOT be changed in the final manuscript. All final submissions should be written in English and follow the specific submission instructions of each symposium. Papers should be submitted via

https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=acmturc2020 

Please address questions regarding the Technical Symposia to ACM TURC 2020 Program Chairs and Vice Chairs. Please address questions regarding a specific symposium to the respective symposium co-chairs listed on the conference website.

Important Dates

Abstract and title registration      February 4, 2020 22:00 AOE   February 24, 2020 22:00 AOE

Paper submission                         February 10, 2020 22:00 AOE  February 24, 2020 22:00 AOE

Notification of acceptance           March 20, 2020   March 31, 2020

Camera-ready                               March 31, 2020   April 14, 2020


Important Notes

All submissions must describe original research not published or currently under review for another conference or journal. It is ACM policy not to allow double submissions, where the same paper is submitted to more than one conference/journal concurrently. Any double submissions detected will be immediately rejected from all conferences/journals involved. Follow these links to learn more:

Plagiarism Policy

Prior Publication and Simultaneous Submissions