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Fourth ICAI WorkShop on Smart and Sustainable Cities


The International Telecommunication Union ITU define a smart sustainable city as: “An innovative city that uses information and communication technologies (ICTs) and other means to improve quality of life, efficiency of urban operation and services, and competitiveness, while ensuring that it meets the needs of present and future generations with respect to economic, social, environmental as well as cultural aspects”.

The aim of this Workshop is to present recent results in this area, discussing new methods or algorithms, or applications in different areas including human development, trade, environmental sustainability, health, education, communication, security, culture, mobility, tourism, energy, among others.

Program Commitee

  • César Orlando Díaz, Ph.D. (OCOX S.A.S.)
  • Laura González (Fundación Universitaria del Área Andina)
  • Luis Cobo, Ph.D. (Universidad Ean)
  • Manuel Dávila (Parque Científico de Innovación Social – Corporación Universitaria del Minuto de Dios)
  • Sandra Acevedo, Ph.D. (Universidad Nacional Abierta y a Distancia)
  • Alejandra Baena, Ph.D, (Universidad Antonio Nariño)
  • Juan Camilo Ramírez, Ph.D. (Universidad Antonio Nariño)
  • Alejandro Salamanca, Ph.D. (Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales)
  • Carlos Alberto Díaz (Corporación Universitaria del Meta)

Call for papers

This workshop will consider papers which:

  • Develop/implement methods and techniques to make a city smart and sustainable.
  • Apply these methods to solve problems related to Smart sustainable cities as required by society or business goals.


Proceedings will be submitted to for online publication. Authors of accepted papers have to sign the Author Agreement to Publish a Contribution as Open-Access on requires authors to physically sign with pencil on paper.

Authors must submit an original full paper (10 to 15 pages) in english, that has not previously been published. Springer’s authors’ guidelines and use LNCS templates, either for LaTeX or for MSWord, for the preparation of their papers.

To submit or upload a paper please go to easychair.

We encourage Overleaf users to use Springer's proceedings template for LaTeX.

All submissions will be reviewed by two experts. Authors must remove personal details, acknowledgements section and any other information related to the authors identity.


For registration go to ICAI registration page.

Presentation guidelines

Accepted papers will be presented during the workshop. Authors are required to prepare a presentation of 15 minutes, followed by a Q & A of 5 minutes. In case authors want to present using their own device, they need to make sure to bring the necessary adaptors (HDMI or VGA). All presentations must be given in English.

Important dates

  • Paper Submission: September 5, 2021
  • Paper Notification: September 19, 2021
  • Camera Ready: October 3, 2021
  • Authors Registration: October 3, 2021

Accepted papers

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