Calls for chapters

Smart Governance for Cities: Perspectives and Experiences

Introduction: We are assisting a worldwide fierce fight against the sustainability challenges raised by the rapid urbanization. Within their countries, cities are addressing those unprecedented challenges with smart governance models, a new governance paradigm seen as a capable approach able to overcome social, economic and environmental substantiality problems.

Submission for PapersMay 31, 2018 

Submission for Full Chapters: May 31, 2018 

Editors: Nuno Vasco Moreira Lopes, United Nations University (

Suggested table of contents:

  1. Understanding Smart Governance
  2. Building Smart Cities
  3. Adaption and Transfer
  4. Monitoring and Evaluating

How to submit:

The proposals need to be formatted according the details here.


Computational Intelligence and Sustainable Systems

Introduction: The aim of this book is to present the most recent challenges and developments in 'Computational Intelligence and Sustainable Systems' from the perspective of providing awareness and its best practices for the real world. 

Submission for Papers:  May 15, 2018 

Submission for Full Chapters:  June 15, 2018 

Editors:  - Prof. H. Anandakumar, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Akshaya College of Engineering and Technology (

- Dr. R. Arulmurugan, Department of Information Technology, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology

- Dr. Chow Chee Onn, Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya


  • Signal processing architectures, algorithms, and applications
  • Image Computing
  • Biomedical Informatics and Computation
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Social Relationship Ranking on Internet
  • Cognitive Radio Communication
  • Intelligent and Information Systems
  • Smart Sensor networking
  • Green Technologies in Information, Computing, and Communication Systems
  • Intelligent Computing for Sustainable Energy
  • Future Advancements

The proposals need to be formatted according the details here.


Edge Computing: From Hype to Reality

Introduction: Edge computing is an emerging computing paradigm that plays its complimentary role in optimizing cloud computing by performing data processing at the edge of the network, near the source of the data. As the computation and the communication process of heterogeneity hidden networks involve intelligent decision making, the edge computing approach is bridged as a key challenge for next generation communiction/computing paradigms in the literature.

Submission for PapersApril 5, 2018 

Submission for Full Chapters: April 15, 2018 

Editors: Fadi Al-Turjman, Associate Professor, Computer Engineering Department, Middle East Technical University (


  • Surveys and overviews on edge and cloud computing 
  • Edge Applications
  • Enabling Technologies
  • Edge-based Services 
  • Cloud & Edge Architectures
  • Edge Computing Security and Privacy
  • Performability Models and Pricing
  • Resource Management & Smart-spaces
  • Traffic Modeling
  • Open Research Challenges 

The proposals need to be formatted according the details here


Chapters will be published in the book series EAI/Springer Innovations in Communications and Computing.


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