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Call for Papers: Industry Track
IEEE Cloud Summit 2021


Thur - Fri Oct 21- 22, 2021

Hofstra University

Hempstead, New York

Attend virtual or in person.

Submission deadline extended to September 10, 2021.

New*: selected papers might be invited to submit extended journal articles to a special issue of Journal of Cloud Computing: Advances, Systems and Applications (JoCCASA), impact factor 3.222.


The Industry Track is a forum to share real-world experience for emerging technologies and products across different domains, Work in progress and hot topics on real-world use-cases, demos, and practical experiences building and running industrial systems.

  1. Industry track papers are limited to 4 pages. 

  2. Each track will have a best paper award.

Platform and Infrastructure 
  • IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, FaaS, XaaS

  • Middleware and applications

  • Hybrid and Multi clouds

  • Serverless computing and microservices

  • Data center virtualization and networking

  • Data storage and management

  • Blockchain systems and applications

Security and Compliance
  • Cloud forensics

  • Security and Privacy

  • Trust and Assurance

  • Continuous Compliance

  • Secrets, Identity and Access Management 

  • Shared Responsibility

  • Incident Response Management

Reliability and Resiliency
  • Stability and Fault tolerance

  • Monitoring and QoS

  • Service Level Agreements 

  • Energy Management 

  • Performance, Availability and Scalability

  • Observability and Controllability

Data Platforms
  • Big data, Data Lake and Data Warehouse 

  • Machine learning & AI 

  • Mobile, IoT, Edge and Fog Computing

  • Cyber-physical systems

  • Mobile sensing & mobile services

  • Healthcare systems 

Submission Guidelines: 

Submitted papers must be original, unpublished work and not currently under review for any other conference or journal. Authors may submit:

(1) industry track full papers not longer than 4 pages (up to 6 pages with extra page charges) or

(2) extended abstracts for posters not longer than 2 pages.


All papers/extended abstracts should follow the standard IEEE double-column template. Please submit papers/extended abstracts via the online submission system.

Please indicate the type of papers for submission. Submission implies willingness of at least one author to register and present the paper/poster at the conference if the paper/poster is accepted.



Paper Submission Deadline: September 10, 2021 

Acceptance Notification:  September 24, 2021

Camera-ready:  October 8, 2021

Registration start:  September 30, 2021


Hofstra University, NY*


Industry track registration will open in Sep 2021. Please check back for the registration link.

* IEEE Cloud Summit organizing committees are closely monitoring COVID situation and will compline with all local, state laws on COVID restriction. Change of conference will be updated on the website header. 

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