IPIN 2017 : Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation Conference


Call for Papers

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We encourage original submissions to different paper categories related to, but not limited to, the following indoor positioning/navigation and location based system topics:

  • User Requirements
  • Hybrid IMU Pedestrian Navigation & Foot Mounted Navigation
  • Human Motion Monitoring
  • High Sensitivity GNSS, Indoor GNSS, Pseudolites
  • RTK GNSS with handheld devices
  • Mitigating GNSS errors prior to moving indoors
  • Self-contained sensors
  • Signal Strength Based Methods, Fingerprinting
  • UWB (Ultra-wideband)
  • Passive & Active RFID
  • Optical Systems
  • Ultrasound Systems
  • TOF, TDOA based Localization
  • Localization, Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Frameworks for Hybrid Positioning
  • Industrial Metrology & Geodetic Systems, iGPS
  • Radar Systems
  • Mapping, SLAM
  • Indoor Spatial Data Model & Indoor Mobile Mapping
  • Novel uses of maps and 3D building models
  • Magnetic Localization
  • Innovative Systems
  • Location Privacy
  • Applications of Location Awareness & Context Detection
  • Health and Wellness Applications

Types of Submissions

Authors are invited to submit high-quality technical papers reporting original work, neither previously published nor currently submitted for consideration elsewhere. Authors can consider two types of submissions:

  • Regular Papers (limited to 8 double - column pages and preferably for oral presentation)
  • Work-in-Progress - WIP - (limited to 4 double- column pages, including oral or poster presentation)

Manuscripts must be submitted electronically in PDF format, according to the instructions published in the conference web site. Both kind of papers will follow a peer review process to decide acceptance. All the accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings and regular papers presented at the conference will be also submitted to IEEE Digital Xplore.

Paper Submission

For contributions please refer to Paper Submission guideline.

Best Paper Awards

Best papers will be awarded during the conference.

Opptunity for authors to send technically extended version of conference papers to IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (TIM)

For both types of papers, authors have the opportunity to send technically extended version of presented conference papers to IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (TIM). The details will be announced in this conference site.

Deadlines for Paper Submission

   Submission Deadline Acceptance Notification Final Manuscript
Regular Papers April 30, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 30, 2017
Work-In-Progress June 16, 2017 July 6, 2017 July 16, 2017

            The submissions shall be prior to the midnight (24:00) of the dates
            according to AoE time which is 12 hours behind GMT.

Other Activities

During the conference, other activities are being organized including Keynote Conferences, Competitions & Exhibitions, Industry Panel and Tutorials.


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