2016 IEEE Students' Technology Symposium (IEEE TechSym 2016), 30 September - 2 October, 2016, IIT Kharagpur, India

Tutorial and Workshop Proposal Submission

Scope of Tutorials and Workshops

Proposals for tutorials and workshops are invited on topics related to, but not limited to:

  • RF System, Communication and Computer Networks
  • Imaging and Multidimensional Signal Processing
  • MEMS, Electron Devices and Sensors
  • Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
  • Power and Control Systems
  • VLSI Design and Automation
  • Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine
  • Human-Computer Interaction

Format for Preparing Proposals

Please submit proposals in pdf format to comprehensively cover the following details:

  • Title of the Tutorial/Workshop (max. 256 characters) and short summary    (max. 200 words).
  • Broad scope (eg. Power and Control Systems)
  • Name, affiliation and contact (including email and phone) details of the
       co-ordinating presenter and all other co-presenters.
  • The targeted audience and prerequisites (approx. 50 words).
  • Tutorial/Workshop duration. Full day tutorials will be six hours and half
       day tutorials will be three hours.
  • Detailed tutorial program, with a list of topics covered, a short description
       of each topic and the approximate time devoted to each topic (approx.
       2000 words).
  • Technical bibliography (with emphasis on the authors' works and other
       related works being covered).
  • List of tutorial material to be provided to the attendees. Also indicate
       whether these are provided free of cost, or cost is to be bourne by the
  • Short biographical sketch of each presenter indicating previous
       experience in delivering lectures and tutorials, and expertise on the
       tutorial topic. (approx. 200 words for each presenter).

Proposal Submission

Co-ordinating presenters are encouraged to submit full day tutorial proposals to Sobhan Kanti Dhara [Tutorials and Workshop Chair] by and before Midnight of 10-May-2016 in the format specified above. All tutorial proposals will undergo a peer review process.

Special Requirements

Presenters at the tutorials will be provided with Audio-Visual equipment including public addressing system, a LCD overhead projector, and a Windows PC preloaded with MSPowerPoint Player 2010 and Adobe PDF Reader. Any other resources to be arranged by the presenters' on consultation with the Tutorials and Workshop Chair.


  • It is imperative that all presenters listed in the tutorial, workshop and demo proposal be available for presentation on the day of the tutorial (during 30 September - 2 October, 2016). Hence, it is important that consent be obtained from all the presenters and all organizational approvals obtained before making the tutorial proposal.

  • All material from individual presenters must be collated and combined into a single tutorial presentation, as per the presentation guidelines (to be communicated at the time of acceptance).