Call for Special Sessions


Deadline: April 20, 2023

The Organizing Committee invites proposals for Special Sessions to be held during during International Conference on Computer Application Technology in Shenzhen, China from June 16-18, 2023 ( Special sessions complement the regular technical program by highlighting new and emerging research topics or innovative applications of established approaches. The topic of a special session proposal should be timely and compelling.

Special Sessions Proposals should be submitted in PDF format by email to, before April 20, 2023. The proposals should include the following information:

  • Title and abstract: Propose a title and a brief abstract of no more than approximately 100 words that will allow conference attendees to understand the topic and the focus of the special session.
  • Rationale: Please explain why the topic of the special session is novel and timely, why it is relevant to the CCAT community and how it possibly fits within the innovation themes listed above.
  • Proposed speakers: Provide a list of all talks, speakers, and co-authors (in each associated paper). Technical sessions are normally expected to have 5 papers.
  • Biographies: Provide a short bio-sketch of the session proposers.

The selection committee will choose the special session proposals based on the topic, quality of the overview paper, and the contributors’ qualification.

Submission format and Important Dates

The subject should state CCAT 2023 Special Session Proposal.

Proposals submitted before April 20, 2023, will be given priority.

Notifications of acceptance/rejection will be provided by May 20 2023.