About WETICE 2021

The IEEE International Conference on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises WETICE is an international conference on the state-of-the-art research in enabling technologies for collaboration, consisting of a number of conference tracks.The 30th WETICE edition will be held on October 27-29 October, 2021 in Bayonne (French Basque country), France.


Great Keynotes

Prestigious keynote speakers presenting the state of the art and the most advanced research and technological trends in Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises



WETICE conference tracks are kept small enough to promote fruitful discussions on the latest technology developments, directions, problems, and requirements.



Bringing together researchers, academics, students and industrials


Research projects

Providing opportunities to establish research collaborations


WETICE 2021 Important dates

Track submission

Deadline: January 15th, 2021
Notification: January 22nd, 2021

First-round process:

Paper Submission:

Deadline: February 28th, 2021
Revised deadline: April 15, 2021 (firm)
Notification to authors: May 7, 2021
Camera-ready deadline: September 15, 2021

Second-round process:

Paper Submission:

Submission deadline: August 1st, 2021
Notification to authors: August 17, 2021
Camera-ready deadline: September 15, 2021

Authors registration deadline: October 1th, 2021

WETICE 2021 Camera-Ready Instructions

Compile the final version of your paper according to IEEE conference template guidance available at https://www.ieee.org/conferences/publishing/templates.html

Make sure that the maximum size of your paper is 6 pages for full papers and 4 pages for short papers. There are no extra pages allowed.

Validate the formatting compliance of your paper using the IEEE PDF eXpress tool

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Fill and sign the IEEE copyright form transfer (https://www.ieee.org/publications/rights/copyright-main.html)

Upload all the final material to the IEEE CPS system (https://ieeecps.org/#!/auth/login?ak=1&pid=T9S3FwwgP5Q2lKYUZRuku)

WETICE 2021 Committees

General Chairs

Ernesto Exposito, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France
Khalil Drira, LAAS-CNRS and Univ Toulouse, France

Program Chairs

Stefania Monica, Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Sami Yangui, INSA Toulouse, LAAS-CNRS and Univ Toulouse, France

Local Committee

Philippe Arnould, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Mont-de-Marsan, France
Sébastien Ducos, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Mont-de-Marsan, France
Mamadou Gueye, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Anglet France
Houssam Kanso, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Anglet, France
Maria Moreno, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Anglet, France

Publicity chairs

Stefano Forti, University of Pisa, Italy
Josue Castaneda Cisneros, LAAS-CNRS Toulouse, France
Imene Lahiani, University of Sfax, Tunisia
Amira Mouakher, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary
Zhangbing Zhou, University of Geo-sciences in Beijing, China

Board of Directors

Ramana Reddy, Chairman of the Board, West Virginia University, USA
Giacomo Cabri, President of the Board, University of Modena, Italy
Sumitra Reddy, IEEE Liaison and Proceedings Editor, West Virginia University, USA
Andrea D’Amborgio, Advisor, University of Roma II, Italy
Samir Tata, Advisor, LG Labs, USA
Khalil Drira, LAAS-CNRS and Univ Toulouse, France
Layth Sliman, Advisor, OLab-Dynamics, France

Steering Committee

Federico Bergenti, Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy
M. Brian Blake, Drexel University, USA
Giacomo Cabri, Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Miriam Capretz, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Marcos Da Silveira, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology, Luxembourg
Bruno Defude, Telecom Sud Paris, France
Khalil Drira, LAAS-CNRS University of Toulouse, France
Mariagrazia Fugini, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Walid Gaaloul, Telecom Sud Paris, France
Jintae Lee, University of Colorado, USA
Nikolay Mehandjiev, University of Manchester, UK
Rao Mikkilineni, Golden Gate University, USA
Olga Nabuco, CTI, Campinas, Brazil
Barbara Pes, University of Cagliari, Italy
Pascal Poizat, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre la Défense, France
Sumitra Reddy, West Virginia University, USA
Yenumula V. Reddy, West Virginia University, USA
Nicholas Samaras, ΤΕΙ of Thessaly, Greece
Ilias K. Savvas, TEI of Thessaly, Greece
Samir Tata, IBM Research, USA
Haider Abbas,National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan

Venue : French Basque Country

The 30th WETICE edition will be held on 27-29 October at the campus of Nive, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA), 8 allées des platanes, BAYONNE, France

Venue WETICE 2021 Conference

Campus de la Nive, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA), Bayonne, France

Contact chair organizers

Name: Ernesto Exposito

Name: Khalil Drira

Contact local organizers

Name: Philippe Arnould

Name: Gisele Mendy-Bilek

Campus de la Nive, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA), Bayonne, France

8 allées des platanes, 64100, Bayonne

By Plane

Two airports close to the Campus de la Nive, Bayonne Biarritz (France) and San Sebastian (Spain)

By train

Gare de Bayonne about 4 hours from Paris-Montparnasse Train station

Hôtel Le Bayonne****

Negotiated rates indicating the reference WETICE 2021

Contacts: DURAND Magali : ; m.durand@biarritz-thalasso.com

CALZADO Florence : ; f.calzado@biarritz-thalasso.com

How to come Transportation

Keynote Conferences for WETICE 2021

Schedule Details Conference Program

From 27th to 29th October, multiple track conference sessions

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