Call for Workshops

Workshop Co-chairs

  • Robin Kravets, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
  • Cecilia Mascolo, University of Cambridge, UK

MobiSys is a premier venue for researchers working in the area of mobile and wireless systems, middleware, services, and applications. Workshop papers will be included with the MobiSys proceedings and published in the ACM Digital Library.

We solicit workshop proposals on new and emerging topics in the general area of mobile and wireless systems, services, and applications.

Workshops are scheduled for June 10th and June 15th, 2018. The ideal workshop proposal will focus on a timely and emerging topic, and be able to attract a number of interesting and high-quality contributions that spark discussions in an informal setting. The goal is to stimulate interactive conversations and inspire new research ideas.

The proposal should be no longer than three pages and should clearly identify:

  1. The name of the workshop.
  2. The name, address, and short bio (up to 200 words) of each organizer (up to three).
  3. A brief description of the technical issues that the workshop will address, and the reasons why the workshop is of interest at this time.
  4. The list of names and affiliations of potential program committee members.
  5. The planned format of the workshop, including a strategy to facilitate lively discussions and attendee involvement.
  6. The expected number of submissions and participants.
  7. If previous editions have been held, a description of past versions of the workshop, including: number of submitted and accepted papers, and number of attendees.
  8. A description of the publicity plan.
  9. A call for papers with workshop deadlines (aligned with the relevant Important Dates below).


Please send your proposal via e-mail to the workshop co-chairs at, including "MobiSys 2018 Workshop" in the subject line.

Submissions must be received by the deadline below.

Important Dates

Proposal submission deadline: December 16th, 2017, 11:59 PM PST (UTC-8:00)
Notification of acceptance: January 10th, 2018
Workshop Call for Papers submissions deadline: March 1st, 2018
Camera-ready workshop papers due: May 4th, 2018
Workshops dates: June 10th and June 15th, 2018