Call for Tutorials

Tutorials at ISDEA 2021 will be held on August 27, 2021 in both morning and afternoon sessions of 3 hours each.  We seek for tutorial proposals in this call.

    Required Proposal Information

    Each submission must include the following information:

    • Title
    • Duration: half day (3 hours) or full day (6 hours)
    • PresentersNames, affiliation, contact information (email and mailing address), and short bio for each presenter.
    • DescriptionA description of the tutorial topic, providing a sense of both the scope and depth of the tutorial, along with a tutorial outline.
    • Expected audience: Include the background of audience and expected number of attendees.
    • Recent publications: List recent publications from the speakers in the past 3-5 years.
    • RelevanceAddress the importance and timeliness of the proposal, and its relevance to researchers and engineers.
    • Previous editionsIf the tutorial was given before, describe when and where it was given, and if and how it will be modified for ISDEA 2021. If possible, provide a link to slides of the previous tutorial presentation.
    • Presentation material: If a draft of the tutorial material (to be distributed to tutorial participants) is available that can aid in assessing the proposal and also enable the committee to provide more constructive suggestions for the content.

      Evaluation Criteria

      Proposals will be peer-reviewed using the following criteria:

      • Timeliness of the proposal: Importance of the topic in 2021 and relevance to ISDEA.
      • Quality of the proposal: State-of-the art coverage of the topic, coherence, and experience of the speakers.
      • Spectrum of the proposal: Topic is of broad interest to academia and/or industry, researchers and/or engineers.
      • Accessibility of presentation material: Presentation can be understood by the broad ISDEA audience including graduate students, practicing engineers, researchers and professors.


      • Special Session Proposals Due: May 15, 2021
      • Notification of Special Session Acceptance: June 15, 2021
      • Submission of full eight-page papers for approved Special Sessions:  July 05 , 2021