Call for Tutorial Proposals

We would like to solicit proposals for tutorials that will address the state-of-the-art of research and development providing a comprehensive overview of specific topics in the IREHI17 conference.

Tutorial organizers are responsible for the scientific organization and advertising of the event and the definition of the Tutorial program. Infrastructure (rooms and network, etc.) will be provided, Contact please the local arrangement chairs ( If you have any questions, please contact the following:

  2. Thierry Edoh (
  3. Pravin Pawar (
  4. Jan-Willem van’t Klooster (

Proposals should be submitted by email to the Chairs (, in a PDF format and maximal two A4 pages (all inclusive). Please include the following information:

  • Short course/tutorial title
  • Proposers’ names, titles, affiliations and primary contact email
  • Short CV  for each organizer, including pointers to relevant publications
  • Course description that includes topics that will be covered, along with a brief outline and work distribution in case of multiple presenters
  • Anticipated target audience (introductory, intermediate, advanced) as well as expected number of attendees


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

  • IoT-Cloud integration in medical applications
  • Big Data for IoT in medical applications
  • Multimodal end-to-end solution
  • Predictive analytics and modeling
  • Multimedia for the self-management of personal health
  • Body area networks
  • Wellness and in-body sensors
  • IoT-enabled health care systems
  • Crowd sensing and management
  • Pervasive sensing
  • Reliability, safety, security and privacy in remote care systems
  • Health-related event detection in large data collections
  • Next generation networks for health informatics


Submission deadline September 25th, 2017
Notification of acceptance October 15th, 2017
Tutorial outline (2 pages) and web material October 26th, 2017