IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
27–31 May 2024 // Dublin, Ireland

CrossChain

CrossChain

 

Call For Papers

IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Crosschain Workshop

Workshop Co-Chairs:

Babu Pillai: Babu.pillai@scu.edu.au 

Rafael Belchior: rafael.belchior@tecnico.ulisboa.pt  

IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Crosschain Workshop will take place as a hybrid event (in person and online) with IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency held in Dublin, Ireland, from May 27 to May 31, 2024. The workshop aims to bring researchers and practitioners from across the world together to advance the field of crosschain technology. The workshop has two sessions: Academic session and Applications of Technology (Industry) session.

The objectives of the workshop are to:

  • Provide researchers with a forum to publish peer reviewed papers on crosschain communications.
  • Share the latest crosschain research. - Provide opportunities for research collaboration.
  • Help developers stay across the latest research.
  • Provide a forum for practitioners to talk about how crosschain technology is being used and the challenges that they face.
  • Have a cross pollination of ideas.
  • Help us all gain a better understanding of the trade-offs of the various approaches.

CALL FOR PAPERS

IEEE ICBC Crosschain Workshop 2024 is seeking submissions of technical papers and industry talks in the following areas related to Crosschain Communications:

  • Cross-Chain protocols and mechanisms
  • Cross-Chain applications protocols
  • Cross-Chain bridges
  • Cross-Chain digital asset, cryptocurrency, NFT protocols
  • Cross-Chain crypto economic design
  • Cross-Chain function call protocols
  • Cross-Chain CBDC protocols
  • Cross-Chain MEV design
  • Cross-Chain rollups design
  • Modular design and Cross-Chain architectures
  • Cross-Chain communications protocols
  • Privacy in cross-chain mechanisms
  • Vulnerability, attacks and mitigation in cross-chain mechanism
  • Cross-Chain organization/ information systems requirements

The workshop will have two sessions: Academic and Application of Technology (Industry). The two sessions will have separate submission processes.

 

ACADEMIC SESSION

Authors are invited to submit original papers written in English that have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. Technical papers must be formatted using the IEEE 2-column format and not exceeding 8 pages (excluding references). The papers can be 4 pages research overviews, or 6 or 8 pages full papers. The paper submission templates are available on IEEE Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed. The review process will be doubleblind; that is, it should not be possible to identify the authors of the paper. This includes self-referencing of papers. All accepted papers that are presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore. All papers should be submitted through the EDAS system (https://edas.info/N31376). Once in EDAS, choose Crosschain Workshop Academic Track.

 Authors of accepted papers will present a 25 minute talk (including question time) at the workshop.

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Workshop Papers Submission Deadline (EXTENDED):

05/03/2024

Reviews Released to Authors:

31/03/2024

Rebuttals Due:

03/04/2024

Final Acceptance Notification:

05/04/2024

Camera Ready:

12/04/2024

 

APPLICATIONS OF TECHNOLOGY (Industry) SESSION

Speakers are invited to submit proposals for industry talks. Industry talks explain applications of technology. The talks must avoid company marketing. Submissions should be in the form: 400 character abstract plus 2500 character detailed, slide by slide overview of the proposed talk. Accepted speakers are required to submit their slides 4 weeks in advance of their talk. The slides would be reviewed for conformance with the agreed talk outline. All talks will be 25 minutes including question time. All talk proposals should be submitted through the EDAS system. Once in EDAS, choose Crosschain Workshop Industry Track. In the EDAS system, when you are asked for a paper, please submit the outline of your proposed talk.

 IMPORTANT DATES:

Industry Talk Papers Submission Deadline (EXTENDED):

05/03/2024

Reviews Released to Authors:

31/03/2024

Rebuttals Due:

03/04/2024

Final Acceptance Notification:

05/04/2024

Camera Ready:

12/04/2024

 

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