Call for Tutorials

Tutorials at VCIP 2017 will be held on Sunday, December 10, 2017 in both morning and afternoon sessions of about 3 hours each. Proposals for tutorials must be submitted via email to Tutorial Chairs by March 31, 2017.

Required Proposal Information

Each submission must include the following information:

  • Title
  • Presenters: Names, affiliation, contact information (email and mailing address), and short bio for each presenter.
  • Description: A description of the tutorial topic, providing a sense of both the scope and depth of the tutorial, along with a tutorial outline.
  • Relevance: Address the importance and timeliness of the proposal, and its relevance to researchers and engineers.
  • Previous editions: If the tutorial was given before, describe when and where it was given, and if and how it will be modified for VCIP 2017. 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 VCIP and relevance to VCIP.
  • 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 VCIP audience including graduate students, practicing engineers, researchers and professors.

Submission of Proposals 

Email to tutorial co-chairs:

Qi Tian, University of Texas at San Antonio, USA (
Byeungwoo Jeon,
Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea (

Proposal submission deadline: February 28, 2017 March 31, 2017

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