IEEE SMC  2021

Melbourne, Australia
Going Virtual

17 - 20 October, 2021

Important Information

Registration closes on September 23, 2021

Additional information:
SMC 2021 will take place virtually during 17-20 October. All paper presentations will be recorded by the authors and submitted to PaperCept by no later than September 23, 2021 (will not be extended, detailed instructions here). The duration for each paper presentation is 15 minutes.
Authors are expected to attend their appropriate sessions and be available for their respective live Q&A session. Each Q&A session will be for 25 minutes and will include 5 minutes of Q&A for each of five papers. Conference delegates (in particular the presenting authors) are encouraged to attend these sessions. Each session will have a time keeper who will also record the author attendance sheet.  IEEE reserves the right to omit papers, for which authors are not present for the session, from the conference proceedings on IEEE Xplore. 
Conference attendees are expected to view the pre-recorded paper presentations prior to attending sessions

Important Dates


Submission of proposals for Special Sessions: Feb 15 2021, March 1, 2021 
Acceptance notification of Special Sessions: March 15, 2021
Submission of Regular Papers, Special Session Papers, Industrial Papers, and Tutorial and Workshop proposals: Apr 5, 2021, Apr 19, 2021, May 15, 2021 
Acceptance Notification for Tutorials and Workshops: April 26, 2021, June 25, 2021
Acceptance Notification for Regular, Special Session, and Industrial Papers: May 24, 2021,June 25, 2021, July 19, 2021
Final camera-ready Regular, Special Session, Industrial and Workshop Papers: July 12, 2021, July 26, 2021, Aug 16, 2021, Aug 31, 2021
Deadline for early registration: August 02, 2021, August 20, 2021,August 31, 2021, September 07, 2021 (single registration covers two papers)
Video presentation upload deadline: September 23, 2021. See instructions here. This deadline will NOT be extended.
Early registration deadline further extended to September 07, 2021
Registration now open for IEEE SMC 2021.
Early registration deadline extended to August 31, 2020
Paper submission deadline extended to May 15, 2021

Keynote Speakers

Lionel Tarassenko

Prof. Lionel Tarassenko

Founding President of Reuben College, University of Oxford

Bill Peine

Dr. Bill Peine

Senior Director, Medtronic, USA

Mohammad Shahidehpour

Prof. Mohammad Shahidehpour

Illinois Institute of Technology, USA​

Dr. Fred Hadaegh

Chief Technologist, JPL, NASA​

Professor Jie Lu​

University of Technology Sydney, Australia​

Colonel Robin C Smith OBE

Inaugural Director, RICO, Australian Army

Professor Xin Yao

SUSTech, China and
University of Birmingham, UK