The 4th International Conference on Emerging Data and Industry 4.0 (EDI40)
Warsaw, Poland   
March 23-26, 2021

Conference Website:  http://cs-conferences.acadiau.ca/EDI40-20/
Workshops: http://cs-conferences.acadiau.ca/EDI40-20/#workshop

Important Dates
   - Workshops Proposals Due: October 1, 2020
   - Paper Submission Due (Extended): November 20, 2020
   - Acceptance Notification: December 30, 2020
   - Camera-Ready Submission: January 27, 2021

EDI40 2021 accepted papers will be published by Elsevier Science in the open-access Procedia Computer Science series on-line. Procedia Computer Science is hosted by Elsevier on www.Elsevier.com and on Elsevier content platform ScienceDirect (www.sciencedirect.com), and will be freely available worldwide. All papers in Procedia will be indexed by Scopus (www.scopus.com) and by Thomson Reuters' Conference Proceeding Citation Index (http://thomsonreuters.com/conference-proceedings-citation-index/). All papers in Procedia will also be indexed by Scopus (www.scopus.com) and Engineering Village (Ei) (www.engineeringvillage.com). This includes EI Compendex (www.ei.org/compendex). Moreover, all accepted papers will be indexed in DBLP (http://dblp.uni-trier.de/). The papers will contain linked references, XML versions and citable DOI numbers. You will be able to provide a hyperlink to all delegates and direct your conference website visitors to your proceedings. Selected papers will be invited for publication, in the special issues of: 

  - International Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing (IF: 4.594), by Springer (http://www.springer.com/engineering/journal/12652)
  - International Journal on Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice (IF: 3.992), by Elsevier (https://www.journals.elsevier.com/transportation-research-part-a-policy-and-practice/)
  - International Journal of Computer and Telecommunications Networking (IF: 3.030) (Pending), Elsevier (https://www.journals.elsevier.com/computer-networks)
  - International Journal of Computing and Informatics (IF: 0.524), by Computing and Informatics (http://www.cai.sk/ojs/index.php/cai/index)   

EDI40 2021 will be held in Warsaw, Poland. Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. The metropolis stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland and its population is officially estimated at 1.770 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 3.1 million residents, which makes Warsaw the 8th most-populous capital city in the European Union. The city limits cover 516.9 square kilometres (199.6 sq mi), while the metropolitan area covers 6,100.43 square kilometres (2,355.39 sq mi). Warsaw is an alpha global city, a major international tourist destination, and a significant cultural, political and economic hub. Its historical Old Town was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

EDI40 2021 will be held in conjunction with the 12th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT, http://cs-conferences.acadiau.ca/ant-21/).

Conference Tracks
  - Benefits of Industry 4.0
  - Big Data and Analytics
  - Cloud Computing
  - Cognitive Computing
  - Computational Intelligence
  - Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
  - Fog Computing and Edge Computing
  - Internet of Everything (IoE)
  - Standards for IoT Application Integration
  - The New Business Models in Industry 4.0
  - General Track: Digitalization Startegies

General Chair
  Danny Hughes, CTO VeraSense NV, Belgium

Program Chairs
  Jamal Bentahar, Concordia University, Canada 
  Haroon Malik, Marshall University, USA 

Local Chair
  Nuno Varandas, F6S (Where Founders Grow Together), Portugal

Workshops Chair
  Stephane Galland, UTBM, France Program 

Advisory Committee
  Reda Alhajj, University of Calgary, Canada
  Ladislav Hluchy, Institute of Informatics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
  Vincenzo Loia, University of Salerno, Italy
  Peter Sloot, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands
  Peter Thomas, Manifesto Research, Australia
  Mohamed Younis, University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA

International Journals Chair
  Michael Sheng, Macquarie University, Australia  

Publicity Chairs
  Wim Ectors, Hasselt University, Belgium 
  Siddardha Kaja, Acadia University, Canada
  Faouzi Kammoun, Ecole Supérieure Privée d'Ingénierie et de Technologies, Tunis
  Aneta Poniszewska-Marańda, Lodz University of Technology, Poland

Technical Program Committee

International Liaison Chairs
  Soumaya Cherkaoui, Sherbrooke University, Canada
  Nik Bessis, Edge Hill University, UK 
  David Taniar, Monash University, Australia

Steering Committee Chair and Founder
  Elhadi Shakshuki, Acadia University, Canada