CITS 2014: The 2014 International Conference on Computer, Information and Telecommunication Systems

July 7-9, 2014, Jeju Island, South Korea

About the Conference

The 2014 International Conference on Computer, Information, and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2014, is an international forum for scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research and development results in all areas of Computer, Information, and Telecommunication Systems, CITS.

The conference will feature tutorials, technical paper presentations, workshops and distinguished keynote speeches. All accepted papers will be submitted for inclusion to IEEE Xplore digital library.

CITS 2014 is over! See you in CITS 2015!

Technical co-sponsors

ComSoc is a CITS 2014 Technical Co-Sponsor SCS is a CITS 2014 Technical Co-Sponsor FTRA is a CITS 2014 Technical Co-Sponsor

Important Dates

  • Paper submission:
  • Proposals for Special Sessions, Workshops and Tutorials:
  • Author notification:
  • Camera-ready paper submission:

You can download a PDF version of the Call for Papers (137 KiB) as well
as the General Chairs' Message and Conference Program (PDF, 1.74 MiB)

Final Paper Submission

Papers should be written in English with a maximum paper length of 5 printed pages (10-point font, A4 size paper) including figures. For your submission you can use the standard IEEE Transactions templates for Microsoft Word or LaTeX formats found at: (Remember: A4 size)

Papers must be submitted in Portable Document Format (PDF) format, using the following EDAS link:

Also available to authors are the IEEE copyright form (PDF, 40 KiB) and detailed final paper preparation and submission instructions (PDF, 52 KiB)

Conference Registration

These are the available registration options. Authors can register on-line (through EDAS) or by submitting the PDF form below to the organizers.

RegistrationsIEEE/SCS Member (2)Non-member (2)
Full Registration (before June 15th, 2014) (1)€590€690
Extra Page Charge (for each page beyond 5 pages/paper) €100€100
Extra Paper Charge (for each 5-page paper beyond the 2 paper/registration)€250€250
Non-author Early Registration (before June 15th, 2014)€590€690
Late (after June 15th, 2014)/Onsite Registration€690€790
Non-author Student Registration€250€250
Banquet on July 8th, 2014€85€85

(1) Each full registration covers a maximum of 2 papers with 5 pages/paper. Any extra length beyond 5 pages/paper will be charged at a rate of €100/page. Full registration by authors must be made before June 15th in order to ensure that the paper will appear in the conference proceedings.

(2) IEEE and SCS members must keep updated their society memberships in EDAS.

Option 1: On-line registration

  1. Go to the CITS 2014 Registration at EDAS (sign in or, if you do not have an EDAS account, sign up)
    • Members of IEEE and SCS must keep updated their society memberships in EDAS (check the "update your society memberships" link) in order to register with reduced charges
  2. Select the proper registration option (the system will show to you only those that are eligible for you)
    • If your paper has 6-pages, you must select the extra-page option for each paper
    • If you have 3 or more papers you have to select extra paper fee as many times as the total number of extra papers

Option 2: Off-line registration

  1. Download and complete the CITS 2014 Registration Form (PDF, 161 KiB)
    • Please complete this form, zip it with your wire transfer documents and the IEEE/SCS card (if any) and upload to EDAS system (choose ‘pay by wire transfer’). Save the file as: Paper
  2. Send also a copy of the zip file to: Prof. Daniel Cascado Caballero <>, Dr. Kuei-Fang Hsiao <wt.ude.ucm.liam@oaishfk>, and Prof. James Park <moc.liamg@0102krapkuyhgnoj>

Organizing Committee

General Chairs

  1. Mohammad S. Obaidat,
    Monmouth Univ., USA
  2. James (Jong Hyuk) Park,
    Seoul National Univ. of Science & Technology, Korea
  3. Han-Chieh Chao,
    National Ilan Univ., Taiwan

Senior Program Chair

  1. Isaac Woungang,
    Ryerson Univ., Canada

Program Chairs

  1. Kuei-Fang Hsiao,
    Ming Chuan Univ., Taiwan
  2. Young-Sik Jeong,
    Dongguk Univ, Korea
  3. Doo-Soon Park,
    Soonchunhyang Univ., Korea
  4. Jaime Lloret,
    Polytechnic Univ. of Valencia, Spain
  5. Kasim Al-Aubidy,
    Philadelphia Univ., Jordan

Tutorials Chairs

  1. Franco Davoli,
    Univ. of Genoa, Italy
  2. Michael Hwa-Young Jeong,
    Kyung Hee Univ., Korea
  3. Sang-Soo Yeo,
    Mokwon Univ., Korea

Workshops and Special Sessions Chairs

  1. Jose Luis Sevillano Ramos,
    Univ. of Seville, Spain
  2. Sanjay K. Dhurandher,
    Univ. of New Delhi, India

Publication Chair

  1. Daniel Cascado,
    Univ. of Seville, Spain

Publicity Chairs

  1. Der-Jiunn Deng,
    National Changhua Univ. of Education, Taiwan
  2. Essia Hamouda,
    Univ. of California-Riverside, USA
  3. Lei Shu,
    Osaka Univ., Japan

International Liaisons

  1. Balqies Sadoun,
    Al-Balqa' Applied Univ., Jordan
  2. Imad Mahgoub,
    Florida Atlantic Univ., USA
  3. Hong Ji,
    BUPT, China
  4. Ching-Hsien (Robert) Hsu,
    Chung Hua Univ., Taiwan
  5. Helen Karatza,
    Aristotle Univ., Greece
  6. Ali Al-Daoud,
    Al-Zaytoonah Univ. of Jordan
  7. Kuei-Fang Hsiao,
    Ming-Chuan Univ., Taiwan


  1. Antonio Bueno,
    Univ. of Girona, Spain

Steering Committee

  • Franco Davoli, Univ. of Genoa, Italy
  • Pascal Lorenz, Univ. of Haute Alsace, France
  • Mohammad S Obaidat, Monmouth Univ., NJ, USA (Chair)
  • James (Jong Hyuk) Park, Seoul National Univ. of Science & Technology, Korea
  • Jose L. Sevillano, Univ. of Seville, Spain
  • George A. Tsihrintzis, Univ. of Piraeus, Greece
  • Laurence Yang, St. Francis Xavier Univ., Canada

Program Committee

  • Fatih Alagoz, Bogazici Univ., Turkey
  • Alagan Anpalagan, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Jalel Ben-othman, Univ. of Paris 13, France
  • Bharat Bhargava, Purdue Univ., USA
  • Noureddine Boudriga, Univ. of Carthage, Tunisia
  • Christian Callegari, Univ. of Pisa, Italy
  • Luca Caviglione, National Research Council (CNR), Italy
  • Franco Davoli, Univ. of Genoa, Italy
  • Floriano De Rango, Univ. of Calabria, Italy
  • Sanjay Kumar Dhurandher, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, India
  • Cherie Ding, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Rashid El Abdouni Khayari, Univ. of the Armed Forces Munich, Germany
  • Hala ElAarag, Stetson Univ., USA
  • Amir Esmailpour, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Xavier Fernando, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Jose Luis Guisado, Univ. de Sevilla, Spain
  • Sami Habib, Kuwait Univ., Kuwait
  • Aun Haider, Univ. of Gujrat, Pakistan
  • Jarmo Harju, Tampere Univ. of Technology, Finland
  • Eric Harley, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Yifeng He, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Raj Jain, Washington Univ. in St. Louis, USA
  • Carlos Juiz, Univ. de les Illes Balears, Spain
  • Georgios Kambourakis, Univ. of the Aegean, Greece
  • Helen Karatza, Aristotle Univ. of Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Chih-Heng Ke, National Kinmen Institute of Technology, Taiwan
  • Zbigniew Kotulski, Warsaw Univ. of Technology, Poland
  • Chin-Feng Lai, National Ilan Univ., Taiwan
  • Carlos Leon, Univ. of Seville, IEEE Senior Member, Spain
  • Christos Liaskos, Aristotle Univ., Greece
  • Alejandro Linares-Barranco, Univ. of Seville, Spain
  • Jaime Lloret, Univ. Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
  • Jonathan Loo, Middlesex Univ., United Kingdom
  • Pascal Lorenz, Univ. of Haute Alsace, France
  • Raimundo Macedo, UFBA, Brazil
  • S. Kami Makki, Lamar Univ., USA
  • Alvaro Marco, Univ. de Zaragoza, Spain
  • Bratislav Milic, Institut für Informatik, Humboldt-Univ. zu Berlin, Germany
  • Lynda Mokdad, Paris 12, France
  • Peter Mueller, IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, Switzerland
  • Monia Najjar Bounouh, Syscom, Tunisia
  • Petros Nicopolitidis, Aristotle Univ., Greece
  • Ibrahim Onyuksel, Northern Illinois Univ., USA
  • Jaya Parvathy, SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, India
  • Jun Peng, UTPA, USA
  • Fernando Pereñíguez García, Univ. of Murcia, Spain
  • Hassan Rajaei, Bowling Green State Univ., USA
  • Joel Rodrigues, Instituto de Telecomunicações, Univ. of Beira Interior, Portugal
  • Kassem Saleh, Kuwait Univ., Kuwait
  • Vicente Santonja, Univ. Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
  • Jose-Luis Sevillano, Univ. of Seville, Spain
  • Lei Shu, Osaka Univ., Japan
  • Akash K. Singh, IBM, USA
  • Charalabos Skianis, Univ. of the Aegean, Greece
  • Chellappan Sriram, Missouri Univ. of science and Technology, USA
  • Natalia Stakhanova, Univ. of South Alabama, USA
  • Marco Vieira, Univ. of Coimbra, Portugal
  • Pere Vilà, Univ. of Girona, Spain
  • Gabriel Wainer, Carleton Univ., Canada
  • Wenhua Wang, Marin Software, USA
  • Isaac Woungang, Ryerson Univ., Canada
  • Guowei Wu, Dalian Univ. of Technology, China
  • Laurence T. Yang, St. Francis Xavier Univ., Canada
  • Sherali Zeadally, Univ. of the District of Columbia, USA
  • Xiaolin Zhou, Fudan Univ., China
  • Liang Zhou, Nanjing Univ. of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Topics of Interest

Track I: Computer Systems

  • Cloud computing
  • Computer architectures
  • Computer hardware technology
  • Computer-aided designs and technology
  • Display technology
  • Digital circuits, systems and logic design
  • Embedded systems
  • Evolutionary algorithms and computing
  • Fuzzy systems and fuzzy logic
  • Green computing
  • Grid computing and architectures
  • Hardware and software co-design
  • High-performance computing
  • Input/Output systems
  • Low-power computer technology
  • Memory systems
  • Mobile computing
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Object Oriented Languages
  • Operating system and middleware for mobile computing and networking
  • Performance evaluation
  • Pervasive computing
  • Real-time systems and simulations
  • Reconfigurable computing
  • System integration
  • Systems on chip (SoC)
  • Scientific computing algorithms
  • Soft computing
  • Software design, verification and validation
  • Software performance and engineering
  • Social networking and computing
  • VLSI design

Track II: Information Technology

  • Agents and multi-agents systems
  • Artificial intelligence and expert systems
  • Adaptive learning automata
  • Bioinformatics and biological computing and engineering
  • Database and data warehouses
  • Data mining
  • Future web
  • e-Government
  • e-Commerce
  • e-Health
  • e-Learning and adaptive learning
  • Geographical information systems (GIS)
  • Global positioning systems (GPS)
  • Human-computer interaction (HCI)
  • Network systems, proxies and servers
  • Neural networks
  • Protocols and standards
  • Signal and image processing
  • System engineering
  • Telematics
  • Web-Based Simulation Applications

Track III: Web Technologies

  • Accessibility issues and Technology
  • Data Fusion
  • Digital Libraries
  • Content transformation and adaptation in proxy server
  • Metadata and metamodeling
  • Multimedia
  • Ontology and semantic web
  • Personalized web sites/Web site classification and optimization
  • Portal strategies
  • Quality recommendation for software service provisioning
  • Service oriented architecture
  • System integration
  • User modeling
  • Usability and ergonomics
  • Web analytics
  • Web services and engineering
  • Web interfaces and applications
  • Web searching, browsing and ranking
  • Web information retrieval
  • Web intelligence
  • Web performance measurement, modeling and caching
  • XML and data management

Track IV: Networking Systems

  • Bio-inspired and nature-inspired solutions in wireless ad hoc and sensor networks
  • Broadband access technologies
  • Cognitive radio
  • Cross-layer design for mobile and wireless networks
  • Dynamic spectrum management
  • Disruption tolerant networks
  • Energy-efficient networks
  • Future Internet
  • Hybrid networks
  • Medium access control protocols
  • Network management
  • Network services and protocols
  • Optical networks
  • Opportunistic networks
  • Personal area networks
  • Performance-oriented design and evaluation focused on networks and mobile applications
  • Quality of service provisioning
  • Routing protocols
  • Sensor networks
  • Smart grids
  • Testbed design and implementation
  • Traffic Eng. & measurements
  • Under water networks
  • 60 GHz networking
  • Wireless networks

Track V: Telecommunications Systems

  • Adaptive communications
  • Channel estimation
  • Cooperative communications
  • Channel coding
  • Interference management
  • Modulation techniques
  • MIMO systems
  • Novel applications enabled by telecommunication networking systems
  • OFDM communications
  • Power line communication
  • Satellite communication
  • Spread-spectrum communications
  • UWB communications
  • Wireless broadcasting
  • Wireless communication

Track VI: Security Systems

  • Authentication and access control
  • Biometrics systems
  • Computer and communication security
  • Cryptography and cryptanalysis
  • Digital watermarking, fingerprinting, and traitor tracing schemes
  • Detection analysis and prevention of malware
  • Denial of service issues
  • Intrusion detection systems
  • Information systems security
  • Keystroke dynamic systems
  • Multimedia security
  • Network security
  • Network systems forensics
  • Operating systems security
  • Program security
  • Physical security
  • Privacy enhancing technologies
  • Public-key infrastructure systems
  • Quantum cryptography
  • Security of e-Systems and applications
  • Security modeling, tools & simulation
  • Security of personal area networks
  • Security of WiFi and WiMax systems
  • Security of web systems
  • Secure PHY and MAC protocols
  • User & location privacy
  • Virtual Private Network systems
  • Vulnerability and Virus analysis
  • Vulnerability and attack modeling
  • Web security and privacy
  • Web-based application security

Location and Venue

Hotel Information

All conference activities, including registration, will take place at the ShineVille Luxury Resort. ShineVille Luxury Resort is located in the clean sea area of #16, Tosan-ri, Pyoseon-Myeon, Seoguipo-si, or Tosan Tourism District, the only marine tourism district of Jeju, international free city.

The room is $210 (USD) per night. June is high season in Jeju, Korea, so we recommend the authors who wish to book a room to do it ASAP. The hotel registration form (PDF, 245 KiB) is available.

Official Travel Information

Private Tour Guides

Local Arrangements

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