Call for Papers

Call for Papers

ICTC is the unique global premier event for researchers, industry professionals, and academics interested in the latest developments in the emerging industrial convergence centered around the information and communication technologies (ICT). More specifically, it will address challenges with realizing ICT convergence over the various industrial sectors, including the infrastructures and applications in wireless & mobile communications, smart devices & consumer appliances, mobile cloud computing, green communication, healthcare and bio-informatics, and intelligent transportation. The conference is organized by KICS with the technical co-sponsorship of IEEE Communications Society and IEICE Communications Society. The conference will include plenary sessions, technical sessions, and invited industrial sessions. Accepted papers will be published in the proceedings with an assigned ISBN number and submitted to IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS, and EI Compendex. You are invited to submit papers in all areas of infrastructures, services, technologies, and applications for ICT convergence.


Potential topics in this conference include, but are not limited to:
  • Wireless & Mobile Communication Systems and Infrastructure
  • Communication Networks and Future Internet Technologies
  • Information & Communication Theory, and Their Applications
  • Mobile Cloud Computing & Communication System and Applications
  • Smart Media & Broadcasting, and Smart Devices/Appliances
  • Green Communication Technologies and Solutions
  • Smart Grid Infrastructure and Applications
  • Maritime Communications Systems & Networks
  • Vehicular Information and Communication Technologies
  • u-Healthcare Systems, and Bio-informatics & Its Applications
  • Military and Defense Technologies
  • Public Protection & Disaster Relief (PPDR) Communication
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Machine-to-machine Communication Infrastructure and Applications
  • Encryption and Security for ICT Convergence
  • Other Services and Applications for ICT Convergence


ICTC 2014 invites the submission of original, unpublished research work (including position papers) that is not currently under review elsewhere. Authors MUST submit either a 6-page full paper for selected journal publication or a 2-page short paper via The submissions should be formatted with single-spaced, two-column pages using at least 10 pt (or higher) size fonts on A4 or letter pages in IEEE style format.
The camera-ready version for an accepted paper cannot exceed 6 pages for a full paper. Detailed formatting and submission instructions will be available on the conference web site (


Proposals are invited for half-day or full-day workshops in the areas of communications, networks, or other ICT-related topics. For any inquiries on workshops, please contact Workshop Co-Chairs, Prof. Sungrae Cho, Prof. Jae-Hyun Kim, and Prof. Sunghyun Choi at,, and


The accepted paper will be presented either in an oral session or poster session. All accepted papers will appear in the ICTC 2014 proceedings and will be submitted to IEEE Xplore only if at least one of the authors attends the conference to present the paper.


Extended versions of selected papers will be invited for publication in SCI-indexed journals such as International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Springer Peer-to-Peer Networking & Applications Journal, Journal of Communications & Networks, ETRI Journal, and other journals including Information Journal (SCOPUS), ICT Express, and KICS Journal after an express review and further revisions.


ICTC 2014 will present the Best Paper Awards to the authors of selected outstanding papers.



  • Extended Submission Deadline(Final) : August 7, 2014
  • Notification of Acceptance : September 1, 2014
  • Camera Ready Deadline : September 15, 2014
  • Author Registration Deadline : September 15, 2014

For any enquiries on ICTC 2014, please contact TPC Chair:
Prof. Seong-Ho Jeong (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea,