The 15th ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event-Based Systems
June 28 - July 2, 2021
Milan, Italy

Over the past decade, the ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event‐Based Systems (DEBS) has become the premier venue for cutting-edge research in the field of event processing and distributed computing, and the integration of distributed and event-based systems in relevant domains such as Big Data, AI/ML, IoT, and Blockchain. The objectives of ACM DEBS are to provide a forum dedicated to the dissemination of original research, the discussion of practical insights, and the reporting of experiences relevant to distributed systems and event‐based computing. The conference aims at providing a forum for academia and industry to exchange ideas through its tutorials, research papers, and the Grand Challenge.

* Highlights:

- Two new paper categories: Experiments & Benchmarks, Vision
- Two special focus areas: Machine Learning for Complex Event Processing, Distributed and Event-Based Systems for the COVID-19 Pandemic
- Journal Special Issue in Information Systems for selected top-rated papers
- Reproducibility guidelines

* Keynote Speakers:

- Carlo Curino, Microsoft Gray Systems Lab
- Yanlei Diao, Ecole Polytechnique & Univ. of Massachusetts Amherst
- Martin Kleppmann, University of Cambridge

* Important Dates (Research Track):

Abstracts due : February 26, 2021
Papers due : March 5, 2021
Author notification : April 19, 2021
Camera-ready due : May 14, 2021

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