About ICSTE

2022 12th International Conference on Software Technology and Engineering will be held in Osaka, Japan during October 25-27, 2022. It aims to provide a forum for researchers, practitioners, and professinals from the industry, academia and government who are working in the field of software technology and engineering to discourse on research and development, professional practice in related fields.

The conference program will feature keynote and plenary sessions, technical and paper presentations. Distinguished speaker will be invited to deliver keynote and invited speeches on software technology and engineering. Attendees will have the opportunity to interface with experts from all related fields.

Important Dates

Full Paper Submission Deadline: August 5, 2022 August 30, 2022
Notification of Acceptance: September 20, 2022
Camera-Ready Paper Due: September 30, 2022
Authors'Registration Deadline: September 30, 2022
Conference Date: October 25-27, 2022

Submission Method

All authors should prepare full version of papers with minimum length of 5 pages and submit via ICONF submission system: http://confsys.iconf.org/submission/icste2022. Please submit only your abstracts if you don't intend to publish full papers.

About COVID-19

The health and safety of our participants is our top priority. Online participation is recommended to participants from outside Japan. The organizer keeps the option of virtual conference available.

About Osaka

Osaka is the capital city of Western Japan, and the second largest metropolitan city in Japan after Tokyo. It's one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan that attracts visitors from all around the world. Together with Tokyo and Kyoto, Osaka is one of three must-visit cities in Japan for every visitors to Japan.
There are countless tourist attractions in Osaka including delicious local food, trendy shopping streets, bustling districts lit by neon lights, modern skyscraper, the world’s greatest amusement park, and more. The unique culture and friendly locals are also two attractive points that add a distinctive character to the city like no other.

Call for Papers

ICSTE 2022 encourages submissions from both academia and industry. Potential authors are invited to submit papers on the following topics:

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Software Requirements Engineering
Software Architectures and Design
Software Development and Maintenance
Software Project Management
Software Testing, Diagnosis, and Validation
Software Analysis, Assessment, and Evaluation
Theory and Formal Methods
Design and Analysis of Algorithms
Human-Computer Interaction
Software Processes and Workflows
Reverse Engineering and Software Maintenance
Aspect-Orientation and Feature Interaction
Object-Oriented Technology
Component-Based Software Engineering.

Computer-Supported Cooperative Work
Agent-Based Software Systems, Middleware Techniques
AI and Knowledge Based Software Engineering
Empirical Software Engineering and Metrics
Software Security, Safety and Reliability
Distribution and Parallelism, Databases
Software Economics, Policy and Ethics
Software Tools and Development Environments
Programming Languages and Software Engineering
Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing
Embedded and Real-time Software
Database, Data Mining, and Data Warehousing
Internet and Information Systems Development
Web-Based Tools, Systems, and Environments
State-Of-The-Art Survey
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Committees

Conference Chairs

Prof. Nobuo Funabiki, Okayama University, Japan
Prof. Chi Man Pun, University of Macau, Macau

Program Chairs

Prof. Mauro Barni, University of Siena, Italy
Prof. Isao Echizen, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
Prof. Yoshihiro Okada, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
Prof. Werner Retschitzegger, University of Linz, Austria

Local Arrangement Chair

Prof. Hideki Tode, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan

Technical Program Committee

Prof. Kazuyuki Kojima, Shonan Institute of Technology, Japan
Dr. Ashley Ng Sok Choo, International University of Malaya-Wales, Malaysia
Prof. M. Samir Abou El-Seoud, British University in Egypt (BUE), Egypt
Assoc. Prof. Xuefeng Jiang, Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU), China
Prof. Valeriy V. Gavrishchaka, West Virginia University, USA
Dr. Kanika Sood, California State University, USA
Prof. Shawn X. Wang, California State University, USA
Assoc. Prof. David Chuah Joon Huang,Universiti Malaya, Malaysia
Prof. Nai-Wei Lo,National Taiwan University of Science and Technology,Taiwan
Prof. Petros Lampsas, University of Thessaly, Greece
Prof.Qiu Chen,Kogakuin University, Japan
Dr. Apostolos Xenakis,University of Thessaly, Greece
Prof. Keh-moh Lin,Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Assoc. Prof. Chin-Shiuh Shieh,National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Assoc. Prof. Ellen Francine Barbosa ,University of Sao Paulo,Brazil
Dr. Erica Teixeira Gomes de Sousa, Federal Rural University of Pernamnuco, Brazil
Assoc. Prof. Johannes Sametinger, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Dr. Stuart Charters,Lincoln University, New Zealand
Prof. Vijayakumar Varadarajan, The University of New South Wales, Australia
Dr. Mario Alberto Zenha-Rela, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Assoc. Prof. Meisam Taheri, Inland Norway University, Norway
Dr.Dominique Blouin, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, France


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Keynote Speakers

team member
Prof. Chi Man Pan
IEEE Senior Member

University of Macau, Macau

Speech Title: TBA
team member
Prof. Yoshihiro Okada
Vice-Director of Cybersecurity Center

Kyushu University, Japan

Speech Title: TBA
team member
Prof. Isao Echizen
  

National Institute of Informatics (NII), Japan

Speech Title: TBA
team member
Prof. Mauro Barni
IEEE Fellow

University of Siena, Italy

Speech Title: TBA

Submission

Submission Guide

Submitted manuscripts should be written in English conforming to the required template, All paper submissions must represent original and unpublished work. Papers must be submitted electronically in PDF format via the ICONF submission system: http://confsys.iconf.org/submission/icste2022 (.pdf) or through email icste@iap.org (.pdf or .doc) directly. Please submit the paper as a PDF file. And follow the Full Paper Template when preparing your full paper. The file size should not exceed 10 MByte.

Paper Publication

Submitted manuscripts will be peer reviewed by the conference scientific committees, accepted and presented papers will be published by IEEE Conference Publishing Services (CPS), and included into IEEE Xplore™ for inclusion, which will be submitted to Ei Compendex and Scopus for indexing.

 


Registration

The authors need to pay the registration fee in advance in order to attend the conference. Otherwise your paper will not be included in the conference program. There are three methods to pay the registration fee. Please pay USD by Visa/Master Card through the Academic Online Payment System, Paypal or bank transfer.

Author
$520/Standard
  • $480 Students

  • $420 Virtual Participation

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Presenter
$380/Standard
  • $350 Students

  • $280 Virtual Participation

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Listeners
$280/Standard
  • $250 Students

  • $180 Virtual Participation

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The registration fee covers admission to all the conference programs, a volume of program and abstracts, USB proceedings/Hard Copy of Journal, lunch, banquet dinner, refreshments during coffee breaks. Note that extra fee should be paid for excursion.

For those who submit only abstracts for oral presentations without publication of their papers, please register as Presenter. Fast channel of registration for listeners will be open till September 20, 2022. Participants may fill in the Registration from and complete the registration directly.

Cancellation Policy

All refund/cancellation requests must be provided via email to icste@iap.org and received by September 20, 2022. No refund will be provided after this date.
And there will be 30% of the registration fee deducted from each refund.

Venue/Visa

Location

https://www.osakafu-u.ac.jp/isitenanba/about/facility/
Address: 〒556-0012 大阪市浪速区敷津東2丁目1番41号 南海なんば第1ビル2階・3階
Tel: 06-7656-0441
Access Map: https://www.osakafu-u.ac.jp/en/info/access/

Osaka Prefecture University has a starting base on the training school for veterinary sciences which was founded in 1883. In 1949, the old OPU was established by Osaka Prefecture which was one of public university in Osaka. Since then, the number of students had increased and increased. Integrating three public universities in Osaka (old Osaka Prefecture University, Osaka Women’s University and Osaka Prefectural College of Nursing), The new OPU was initiated as public university corporation in 2005.

 

Visa Information

You'll need to check the list of the countries that have the visa exemption agreement with Japan. If your country is included in the list, then you will not be required for a visa when entering Japan under normal circumstances.

If your country is not included in the list, you'll need to obtain a short-term stay visa from the embassy of Japan in your country.

Please read the Japanese visa guide provided by the ministry of foreign affairs carefully. And be informed that it is the embassy of Japan in your country that makes a decision on issuing a visa. Whether the attendees need Letter of Invitation fully depends on the relations between countries. The conference organizers hereby reiterate that we are neither able to nor authorized to decide the relations between countries.

Letter of Invitation is an official document which confirms a registration payment and extends an official invitation to the paid registrant to attend and participate in the upcoming conference. It provides you with an official reason to come to Japan. It may be required for visa application if you are from a country that does not have a visa exemption agreement with Japan.

In order to qualify for a Letter of Invitation, you must meet both of the following criteria:
1. Be a registered author of an accepted full paper or abstract
2. Have paid the conference registration fee.

Letter of Guarantee is a letter in which an individual or body agrees to be legally and financially responsible for you during your stay in Japan. You may know a willing individual or institution in Japan who is willing to act as a guarantor, or, if you have no connection with the country, the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs may find that it is acceptable to have your university act as the guarantor. Kindly note that the conference organizer cannot provide Letters of Guarantee.

Schedule

Program at a Glance
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
10:30am-5:30pm Arrival and conference materials collections
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
9:00am-9:30am Opening Ceremony: Welcome speeches of Conference Co-Chairs
9:30am-10:15am Keynote Speech I
10:15am-10:45am

Coffee Break

10:45am-11:30am Keynote Speech II
11:30am-12:15am Plenary Speech I
12:15am-1:30pm

Buffet Lunch

1:30pm-3:30pm Parallel Sessions
Session 1 Session 2
3:30pm-4:00pm

Coffee Break

4:00pm-6:00pm Parallel Sessions
Session 3 Session 4
6:00pm-6:30pm Technical Committee Meeting
6:30pm-21:00pm Closing Session & Gala Dinner
Thursday, October 27, 2022
8:00am-5:00pm Technical Visit/Excursion

Note:
The speakers in oral sessions should prepare for 12 minutes presentation and 3 minutes discussion.
The presenters in poster sessions should prepare a poster in size of A1.
The final program is subject to change due to necessary adjustment.

History

ICSTE 2019 | University of Macau, October 25-27

ICSTE 2018 | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 27-29

ICSTE 2017 | Universty of Hong Kong, October 27-29

Contact us

Conference Secretary: Yoyo Zhou
Tel.: +86-19181799687 (Working Hour: GMT+8, 10:00AM-5:00PM)
Email: icste@iap.org