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Dear Colleague,

It is a great pleasure to announce "Mobile Cloud 2020", the 8th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Cloud Computing.
The conference will be held on April 14-16, 2020 in Oxford, United Kingdom.
Mobile Cloud provides a platform for researchers from academia and industry to share their latest research ideas and results, experimental activities, and the emerging industry technologies on mobile cloud computing, services, and engineering. Papers will be judged based on originality, significance, clarity, relevance, and correctness.

Looking forward to seeing you in Oxford.
Best regards,
Mobile Cloud 2020 TCP Chairs

Kaikai Liu, San José State University, USA
Juan Li, North Dakota State University, USA
Michele Rossi, University of Padova, Italy


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CALL FOR PAPERS

8th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Cloud Computing

April 14-16, 2020 - Oxford, United Kingdom

Conference link: http://www.mobile-cloud.net
Submission link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mobilecloud2020 

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You are invited to submit papers on the topics of interest that include, but are not limited to, the following:

- Theory, Modeling and Methodologies
        -- Mobile cloud computing models, architectures, and platforms
	-- Engineering on-demand mobile cloud systems and services
	-- Design of energy-saving mobile cloud protocols
	-- Cloud-IoT integration, cloud-centric IoT and software defined IoT
	-- 5G MEC: emerging 5G network edge cloud architectures
	-- Mobile crowd sensing models and platforms
	-- Mobile cloud resource management, provisioning, and migration
	-- Mobile-aware cloud data management and data retrieval
	-- Mobile cloud data centers, storage, and networking technologies for 5G
	-- Virtualization techniques for mobile cloud computing and services
	-- Data driven computing and caching for mobile cloud services
	-- Artificial intelligence, machine and deep learning for mobile cloud applications
	-- Security, reliability and privacy for mobile cloud computing

- Applications and Industry Practice
	-- Mobile multimedia and mobile social community services
	-- Cloud-assisted human-centered applications based on wearable devices
	-- Mobile commerce and cloud-based marketplace
	-- Intuitive user interfaces for cloud-based mobile applications
	-- Cloud computing for Vehicle-to-anything (V2X) scenarios 
	-- Research case studies and experimental reports
	-- Industry reports on experience and lessons learned
	-- Standardization on mobile clouds

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IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission of research papers: December 20, 2019 (extended)
Author notification: January 15, 2020
Camera ready and registration: January 31, 2020
Conference: April 14-16, 2020

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PAPER SUBMISSION:

The paper length will be of 8 pages for regular conference papers, and of 6 pages for work-in-progress and workshop papers. 
Submitted papers should contain original work and not being submitted elsewhere. 
Each paper must be presented by an author at the conference. Presentations via teleconference are not permitted. 
Submission link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=mobilecloud2020 

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VENUE:

IEEE Mobile Cloud 2020 will be hosted at: Keble College, Oxford, OX1 3PG, United Kingdom
Web: https://www.keble.ox.ac.uk

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