IEEE International Conference on E-health Networking, Application & Services
18–20 November 2024 // Nara, Japan

Call For Workshop Proposals


Workshop Proposals Due: 19 July 2024
Proposal Acceptance Notification: 26 July 2024

IEEE Healthcom 2024 will feature a series of half and full-day workshops and invite researchers, developers, and practitioners from the field of the eHealth area to submit workshop proposals. The aim of the conference workshops is to emphasize emerging topics not specifically covered in the main symposia. Workshops should highlight current topics related to computing, learning, communication and networking for health systems, health service & applications, medical studies, and should include a mix of regular papers, invited presentations and panels that encourage the participation of attendees in active discussion.

Workshop Proposal Format

Each workshop proposal (maximum 5 pages) must include (please follow the following order in your proposal):

  • Title of the workshop
  • Workshop Organizers (names, affiliation and contact information), limiting up to 2 workshop chairs for half-day workshop and 3 workshop chairs for full-day workshop
  • Scope and topics of the workshop (max 1 page)
  • Rationale (max 1 page)
    1. Why is the topic current and important?
    2. Why the workshop may attract a significant number of submissions of good quality?
    3. Why the workshop may attract a large number of attendees, in addition to the authors?
    4. Why the workshop differs from others; i.e., related workshops and conferences of similar topic?
  • A short biography of the organizers (up to 200 words)
  • Names of potential participants, such as program committee members and invited speakers (indication that speakers accepted to participate is a plus)
  • Planned format of the workshop, including
    1. Duration of the workshop: Half-day, Full-day and tentative schedule
    2. Preferred day of workshop:
    3. Number of refereed papers, hot topic sessions, keynotes, panels
    4. Unique, creative and novel workshops formats are strongly encouraged
  • Draft Call for Papers (max 1 page)
  • A description of the publicity and promotion plan
  • Workshop potential website address (if available at the time of the proposal - will be required later if the workshop proposal is accepted)

The review criteria for workshop proposals are merit based and priority will be given to workshops with topics relevant to the conference theme. All proposals and questions should be submitted to the Workshops Co-Chairs.


Dapeng Wu, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China
Xuyu Wang, Florida International University, USA