Preliminary WTS 2020 Call for Papers

19th ANNUAL WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYMPOSIUM (WTS 2020)
April 22-24, 2020, Washington, DC, USA

We invite the submission of applied research papers to the 19th Annual Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, WTS 2020, which will be held April 22-24, 2020 in Washington, DC, USA. For further information, visit www.cpp.edu/wtsi

The Wireless Telecommunications Symposium brings together industry professionals and academics from companies, governmental agencies, and universities around the world to exchange information on advances in mobile communications and wireless networking technology, business, policy, applications and security. Past WTS participants have included Dr. Vinton Cerf, Dr. Robert Kahn, and Dr. Leonard Kleinrock, Internet pioneers; Martin Cooper, “Father of the Cell Phone”; Dr. Irwin Jacobs, Co-Founder and Former CEO of QUALCOMM; and Mike Lazaridis, Founder and former Vice-Chairman, Blackberry.

The theme for WTS 2020 will be "Global Wireless Communications: A Washington, DC Perspective”. Planned highlights of WTS 2020 include executive presentations and keynote addresses; presentations of accepted academic and practitioner research papers; panel discussions; tutorials and workshops; a poster paper session; and a doctoral students’ session. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Awards will be given for the most outstanding paper presented and best graduate and undergraduate student papers presented. Some selected high-quality papers from WTS 2020 will be considered for publication in the International Journal of Interdisciplinary Telecommunications & Networking, pending their successful extension and an expedited review process. Topic areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

Wireless Internet and Multimedi
Satellite Based Systems
Global Wireless Services, Business & Applications
Mobile Operating Systems & Architectures
Mobile and Wireless Network Security and Privacy
Wireless Modeling, Algorithms & Simulation
QoS, QoE, and Wireless Network Reliability
Mobile & Cloud Computing
Wireless and Healthcare
Spread-Spectrum/CDMA/OFDM Technologies
RFID Systems & Applications
IoT Device Connection Efficiency
IoT Security
Mobile IP and Cloud Security

Wireless Communications Investments & Ventures
WLANs, WPANs, and Femtocells
4G, 5G and Beyond Wireless Networks & Systems
Wireless and New Media
Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks
Spectrum Management and Policy
Wireless M2M and Home Networks
Wireless Telecommunications Management
GPS and Indoor Geolocation Systems
Autonomous Transportation
Big Data Analytics in Telecommunications
Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) Network
Mobile and Cloud Digital Forensics
Mobile Cybersecurity and Phishing

Important Dates
  • January 10, 2020: Paper submission deadline
  • March 10, 2020: 2020 Notification of acceptance
  • April 1, 2020: Camera-Ready Submission
WTS 2020 Technical Program Committee Chairs
WTS Committee Chairs
  • General Chair: Dr. Steven Powell, Cal Poly Pomona
  • Program Chair: Dr. JP Shim, Georgia St. University