ITS 2021 Call for Industry Track Sessions

The ITS2021 Conference invites individuals and groups to propose industry track sessions. Industry track intends to provide a forum for interaction between academics, researchers, business representatives and market representatives.

Submission Process: Proposers must email their proposal in Word or pdf format to Prof. Tatiana Gavrilova: gavrilova@gsom.spbu.ru

Proposal Format for Industry Tracks at the ITS2021 Conference

Proposals should be submitted in English. They should be between 2-4 pages long, and include:

  • That it is an Industry Track proposal

  • Title of the event

  • Organizers’ names and affiliations

  • Preferred length (half day or full day)

  • Theme and goals, indicating why the topic is timely and relevant

  • Intended audience, including the expected number of attendees, and whether you will enforce a maximum or a minimum number of attendees for this event.

  • List of potential attendees and presenters. This should include people who have said they are likely to participate or send students. The goal is to convince us that there is interest and that the workshop will draw a sufficient number of participants.

  • Brief description of the format and activities

  • Participation requirements (e.g., prerequisites such as submission of a position paper, expected behavior during the event, or a commitment to contribute to a joint publication after the event)

  • Relevant experience of the organizers with respect to the topic of the workshop

  • Video/audio facilities and other equipment needed