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Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2017 - call for papers

We'd like to invite you to submit your papers/posters/demo proposals for the Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2017 to be held from 29-30 November 2017 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

FTC attracts researchers, scientists and technologists from some of the top companies, universities, research firms and government agencies from around the world. Each paper will be reviewed by at least three regular PC members or two senior PC members. The acceptance decisions will take into account paper novelty, technical depth, elegance, practical or theoretic impact, and presentation.

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Early Bird Submission (Opportunity to save $100)
Paper Submission Due: 1 March 2017
Acceptance Notification: 1 April 2017
Author Registration: 1 May 2017
Camera Ready Submission: 1 June 2017

Regular Submission
Paper Submission Due: 1 April 2017
Acceptance Notification: 1 May 2017
Author Registration: 1 June 2017
Camera Ready Submission: 1 July 2017

Complete details and the conference themes are available on the conference website:


Previous Edition (2016): Three hundred of some of the world's top minds in technology and computing convened in San Francisco at the first Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2016. The conference showcased deliberations from reputed researchers and technology leaders including a keynote by Laura Haas, an IBM Fellow and Director of IBM Research's Accelerated Discovery Lab. Proceedings were published in IEEE Xplore.

Other speakers included James Loudermilk - Senior Level Technologist at the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Science and Technology Branch, Ruzena Bajcsy, Professor at the University of California, Berkeley, Ella Atkins Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Michigan, Bin He - Director of Institute for Engineering in Medicine, University of Minnesota. Watch the keynote presentations and interviews from 2016

All FTC 2017 presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted for indexing to Scopus, Inspec, Google Scholar and more.