Call for Special Session Proposals
Release time: 2021-03-07

We invite you to submit special session proposals on any topic related to the broad areas of interest of HPBD&IS2021 and beyond. The special session should cover a topic that is contemporary, hot, and complementary to the regular sessions. The special session should be able to generate enthusiasm among the HPBD&IS participants. Proposals should be submitted before the deadline of June 30, 2021.

Components of a Special Session Proposal

· Title of the special session.

· Description of the topics that the special session will address, and why the theme of the special session is relevant.

· Expected format of the special session (invited presentations, panel discussions, or other ideas to promote active exchange of ideas).

· Organizers with Name, Institution, Country, Email, Photo and Short bio.

· Plan for the inviting speakers, including Name, Institution, Country, Email, Photo, Short bio and details of the speech.

· Plan for the number of participants. Session organizers should plan for a potential range of attendance numbers since attendees can decide to attend any session without advance notice.

· Plan for the number of soliciting contributions. Session organizers and speakers are welcome to invite or recommend papers through the general paper submission process for the conference.

· Recommended reviewers list.

EASY WAYS to SUBMIT your Special Session Proposal

Special Session Proposal Template-HPBD&IS2021.docx

Please send the completed form by email to A notification of acceptance/rejection will be sent and accepted proposals will be posted on the website. Should you have any questions, please contact us at

We look forward to receiving your proposals for Special Sessions.