Call for papers

Workshop on Engineering Applications – WEA 2017: Applied Computer Sciences

The Engineering Faculties of the Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas and the Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar are glad to invite researchers, students, and practitioners to participate into one of the tracks of our event which will be held in Bogotá – Colombia.

The goal of WEA 2017 is to bring together researchers, students and practitioners from academia and industry focused in applied computer science on any engineering field. Original research papers and posters are invited for publication in all areas of applied computer science on engineering.

Topics covering industrial applications and academic research of computer science on engineering are desirable on any of the following tracks:

Track 1: 4th Workshop on Engineering Applications – IEEE Universidad Distrital, Universidad Nacional de Colombia Student Branches:

Computer science
Software engineering
Semantic web
Computer networks
Innovation, TICs and Management in computer sciences
Innovation and TICs on Engineering Projects
Computational Intelligence
Education in computer sciences
Education in engineering
Knowledge Management
TICs and Innovation on Public Management
Open Data and Linked Data
Semantic WEB and WEB 3.0
Data Visualization
Operations Research
Optimization (continuous, combinatorial)
Cloud Computing
Project Management
Bioengineering and Bioelectronics
Earth sciences, geomatics and geodesy
Geolocalization and Geoprocessing
Energy distribution management systems
Power electronics, Robotics
Power and energy systems
Digital image processing (DSP)
Communication systems
Automation and control systems
Acoustics and vibration
Climate change

Track 2: Complex Systems and Simulation Environments – Institute of Industrial Engineers, Chapter 985-IISE-UD

Simulation of Social events and Behavior
Modeling and implementation methodologies
Optimization with Simulation
Agent-based Simulation
Hybrid Simulation
Applications of simulation on health, transportation, manufacturing, logistics
Simulation applications
Project management
Enterprise Management
Decision Processes
Environmental management and sustainability
System Dynamics

Track 3: Internet of Things – IEEE Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar Student Branch

Applications on Business Transformation, Manufacturing, Transportation and Logistics, Healthcare, Energy and Utilities, and Smart Cities
Innovation and Technology
Frameworks and Middleware Security
Interoperability and Standards
IoT Engineering

Paper and Poster submission deadline: April 15th 2017, April 30th 2017, May 15th 2017.

Notification of acceptation: May 15th 2017, May 30th 2017, June 15th 2017.

Tutorial proposal deadline: July 17th 2017.

Final version deadline: July 1st 2017 – July 8th 2017.

Workshop dates: September 27-29 2017.

Paper submission

Only full papers/posters will considered for review. Note that accepted posters will not be included into our proceedings.

All papers must be written following the following template:

Paper submission will be handled through EasyChair, so all authors are encouraged to use our system.

Only  accepted  papers  will  be  considered  for  possible  inclusion  into  the  conference  proceedings.


Sponsored by:

The Faculty of Engineering of the Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas – Bogotá, Colombia.

Hosted by:

The Faculty of Engineering of the Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar – Cartagena, Colombia.