About WETICE 2020

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 29th WETICE edition will be held on June 09-11, 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 2020 Important dates

Track submission

Deadline: November 24th, 2019
Notification: December 2nd, 2019

First-round process:

Paper Submission:

Deadline: February 29th, 2020
Extended Deadline: March 22nd, 2020
Notification: April 25th, 2020
Camera-ready: May 15, 2020

Second-round process:

Paper Submission:

Deadline: July 22, 2020
Deadline: July 24, 2020
Notification: August 15, 2020
Notification: August 20, 2020
Camera-ready: September 10, 2020
Camera-ready: September 17, 2020
Registration: September 17, 2020

WETICE 2020 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

  • Log in to the IEEE PDF eXpress TM site
    • First-time users should do the following:
      • Select the New Users link
      • Enter the required information and 49692X for the Conference ID
      • An Online confirmation will be displayed and an email confirmation will be sent verifying your account setup.
    • Previous users of PDF eXpress need to follow the above steps, but should enter the same password that was used for previous conferences. Verify that your contact information is valid.
  • Use IEEE PDF eXpress to check if your PDF file is Xplore-compliant, OR, else, you can use this site to convert your source files into an IEEE Xplore-compliant PDF file (e.g., for LaTeX users, create a zip file that includes dvi and your eps figure files all together, and then upload the zip file for the system to convert into a compliant PDF file; for MSWord users, upload the Word file and let it convert and return a compliant PDF file). Do NOT use ‘Approve for collection’ in PDF eXpress Plus, if requested.
  • Use the received compliant file without any modification as final version to be submitted

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=TPMyYvTEwRjohxIqv5kbN)

WETICE 2020 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 Parma, Italy
Sami Yangui, INSA Toulouse, LAAS-CNRS and Univ Toulouse, France

Local Committee

Gisele Mendy-Bilek, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Bayonne, France
Philippe Arnould, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, Mont-de-Marsan, France

Financial Chair

Layth Sliman, EFREI, Paris, France

Publicity chairs

Khouloud Boukadi, University of Sfax, Tunisia
Nour Elhouda Nouar, LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse, France
Stefano Forti, University of Pisa, Italy

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 29th WETICE edition will be held on June 09-11, 2021 at the campus of Nive, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA), 8 allées des platanes, BAYONNE, France

Venue WETICE 2020 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 09 to 11 June 2021, multiple track conference sessions

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