Call for Tutorial Proposals

Call For Tutorials

We invite tutorial proposals on current and emerging topics related to smart cyber-physical system (CPS) and smart vehicles (SV). Tutorials are intended to provide a high-quality learning experience to conference attendees. It is expected that tutorials will address an audience with a varied range of interests and backgrounds: beginners, developers, designers, researchers, practitioners, users, lecturers, and representatives of governments and funding agencies who wish to learn new technologies.


We welcome tutorials on the following topics while this not being an exhaustive list:

  • Intelligent transportation
  • Cooperative driving and traffic management
  • Traffic theory, modeling, and simulation
  • Accident prevention
  • Vehicle information systems
  • Driver behavior analysis
  • V2V, V2I, and V2X: architectures and system design
  • Electric vehicle charging systems security and privacy
  • Smart grid security and privacy
  • Embedded systems security and privacy
  • Urban transportation system security and privacy
  • CPS security and privacy issues
  • Modeling and analysis of smart CPS
  • Malware analysis for CPS and smart vehicles
  • Vulnerability analysis for CPS and smart vehicles
  • Adaptive attack mitigation for CPS
  • Legacy CPS system protection
  • Trustable and verifiable computations for CPS applications

Key Dates

  • Proposal Submission Deadline: 1 July 2023
  • Acceptance Notification: 20 July 2023

Note: all deadlines are at 11:59 PM Anytime on the Earth (AoE).

Submission Instructions

Each proposal must include the following details:

  1. A descriptive title
  2. Abstract (300 words)
  3. Target audience and prerequisites for the tutorial (e.g. audience expertise)
  4. Tutors (name, affiliation, email, address, phone)
  5. Tutors’ short bio and expertise related to the tutorial (up to 200 words per tutor)
    • List of in-person presenters, i.e., tutors who will attend SmartSP and present part of the tutorial.
    • List of contributors, i.e., tutors who will only help prepare the tutorial material.
  6. Corresponding tutor with her/his email address
  7. Tutorial outline. Please provide as much detail as possible.
  8. If the tutorial or a similar/highly related tutorial has been presented before (either by the same author(s) or by others): A list of forums, their event dates and locations, the number of participants, and the similarities/differences of prior tutorials to the one proposed for SmartSP.
  9. A list of up to 30 most important references that will be covered in the tutorial.
  10. Strategies that you plan to employ to encourage audience participation and interactivity throughout the tutorial presentation.
  11. A brief discussion of the potential societal impacts of your tutorial.

Proposal submission

Please email your tutorial proposal to Dr. Haitao Xu at [email protected] with the subject “SmartSP Tutorial Proposal – {your tutorial title}”.

Tutorials Chair

Any questions about the tutorial program should be directed to the tutorials chair.