Urbashi Mitra is the winner of the 2024 Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award
Urbashi Mitra was announced at ISIT2024 as the winner of the 2024 Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award.
Jul 12, 2024
Shannon Award for 2025
The IEEE Information Theory Society is pleased to announce that Peter Shor is the recipient of the 2025 Claude E. Shannon Award for consistent and profound contributions to the field of information theory. He will deliver his Shannon Lecture at ISIT 2025
Jul 11, 2024
2024 Jack Keil Wolf ISIT Student Paper Award Recipients Named
The three winning papers were announced before the Wednesday plenary session at ISIT 2024.
Jul 10, 2024
2024 Information Theory Society Paper Award Recipients Named
The award goes to two papers: P. Panteleev, G. Kalachev, “Asymptotically Good Quantum and Locally Testable Classical LDPC Codes” and I. Dinur, S. Evra, R. Livne, A. Lubotzky, S. Mozes “Locally Testable Codes with Constant Rate, Distance, and Locality"
Jul 9, 2024
Recipients of the 2024 IEEE Communication Society and Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award: Justin Singh Kang and Wei Yu
The Joint Paper Award recognizes outstanding papers that lie at the intersection of communications and information theory.
Jun 12, 2024
IEEE BITS: Call for Papers on Privacy and Security
IEEE BITS calls for papers that explore the recent developments in security and privacy from an information theoretic perspective. White paper submission: 24th June 2024 (extended).
Jun 10, 2024
2024 James L. Massey Research & Teaching Award for Young Scholars awarded to Flavio du Pin Calmon
The James L. Massey Research & Teaching Award for Young Scholars recognizes outstanding achievement in research and teaching by young scholars in the Information Theory community. The recipient of the 2024 award is Flavio du Pin Calmon.
May 22, 2024
2024 Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award awarded to Sophie H. Yu
The Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award award is granted annually to the author of an outstanding doctoral dissertation contributing to the mathematical foundations of any of the information sciences within the purview of the Information Theory Society
May 21, 2024
Call for nominations for the next Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Information Theory (JSAIT)
The JSAIT Steering Committee requests nominations for the next EiC with deadline June 15, 2024.
May 21, 2024
JSAIT Special Issue on Electromagnetic Information Theory
JSAIT call for papers. This special issue is dedicated to Electromagnetic Information Theory (EIT) . Submission deadline is August 15, 2024.
May 7, 2024
2024 North American School of Information Theory (NASIT 2024) Ottawa
Register early (before May 31) and enjoy a reduced fee and access to subsidized rooms reserved at the student residence at the University of Ottawa.
May 6, 2024
Call for Contributions: Workshop on Coding Theory and Algorithms for DNA-based Data Storage (ISIT2024 Satellite Workshop)
We invite you to submit your work for presentation at the first ISIT Satellite Workshop on Coding Theory and Algorithms for DNA-based Data Storage. The submission portal is still open until April 15, 2024. More information: .
Apr 3, 2024
Call for tutorials - ITW 2024, Shenzhen, China
IEEE ITW 2024, to be held in Shenzhen, China, is calling for half-day tutorial proposals that provide clear and focused teaching material covering new and emerging topics within the scope of the conference.
Mar 17, 2024
Call for Papers: 2024 The International Symposium on Information Theory and Its Applications (ISITA2024)
ISITA2024 will be held on November 10–13, 2024 , at National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, TAIWAN. We are happy to announce that the submission page of ISITA2024 is now open!
Mar 14, 2024
James L. Massey Research & Teaching Award for Young Scholars
Nominations are called for the James L. Massey Research & Teaching Award for Young Scholars, closing date March 15.
Mar 11, 2024
[Deadline extended to March 17] 'Learn to Compress' Workshop (ISIT2024 Satellite Workshop)
The goal of this workshop is to foster dialogue between researchers working on machine learning and information-theoretic aspects of data compression. We also welcome all recent works that have been published or have been undergoing review elsewhere.
Mar 3, 2024
Contributions for Society Newsletter
Please submit any contributions for the Society Newsletter by March 25, 2024.
Mar 3, 2024
Reminder of upcoming deadlines for paper/poster submissions to workshops@ISIT’24
The 03 March deadline for paper submissions to (most) workshops@ISIT is quickly approaching!
Feb 29, 2024

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