The 11th International Conference on Awareness Science and Technology (iCAST 2020) is a major international conference to bring together researchers, engineers, and scientists from academia and industry working in awareness science and its applications, for discussion, exchanging ideas, opinions, and most importantly to present their works and latest results.

Special sessions on various subjects related to artificial intelligence, softcomputing, intelligent systems, perception, cognitive science, psychology, data analysis, IoT are welcome. Individual submissions in the following area are invited

iCAST 2020

Qingdao, China

December 7-9, 2020

Special Session (SS) proposal

Sept. 30, 2020:: Deadline of Special Session (SS) proposal
October 10, 2020: Notification of Acceptance of SS proposal

Paper Submission

Sept. 30, 2020:: Deadline of paper submission (both general track and SS)
November 13, 2020: Notification of paper acceptance


November 25, 2020: Submission of final camera-ready papers
November 9-25, 2020: Deadline for registration


Topic include but not limited to the following

Awareness Science

Awareness mechanism and modeling; Machine learning / deep learning; Pattern recognition and image understanding; Agent computing / ontology / semantics; Neurocomputing / perception / cognition; Fuzzy logic / granular computing / rough set.

Awareness Technology

Context / situation / background / semantics awareness; Chance / opportunity awareness; Intention / emotion / preference awareness; Location / position / goal awareness; Power / energy / heapability / resource awareness; Weakness / risk / danger awareness; Safety / security / privacy / trust awareness; Knowledge / tacit knowledge engineering.

Awareness Related Applications

Social network; Data / web / text mining, Perception / processing of image / video / speech signal; Virtual and augmented reality; intelligent transportation system; Patient-aware health care system; IoT, E-business / e-government / elearning; Smart city / grid; Intelligent control; Intelligent robot.