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Shannon Award for 2024
The IEEE Information Theory Society is pleased to announce that Andrew Barron is the recipient of the Claude E. Shannon Award for consistent and profound contributions to the field of information theory. He will deliver his Shannon Lecture at ISIT 2024
Jun 30, 2023
2023 Information Theory Society Paper Award Recipient
The 2023 Information Theory Society Paper Award goes to “A unified framework for one-shot achievability via the Poisson matching lemma” by C. T. Li and V. Anantharam.
Jun 27, 2023
JSAIT Special Issue on Information-Theoretic Methods for Trustworthy and Reliable Machine Learning
Call for Papers for JSAIT Issue on Information-Theoretic Methods for Trustworthy and Reliable Machine Learning. Submission deadline October 2, 2023.
Jun 22, 2023
Ning Cai, Pioneer of Network Coding, Passed Away at the Age of 75
Ning Cai, who pioneered the field of network coding, passed away on May 25, 2023 at the age of 75.
Jun 9, 2023
Contributions for Society Newsletter
Please submit any contributions for the society newsletter by June 15, 2023.
May 25, 2023
Special Issue CFP: Plenty of Room at the Bottom: Ten Years of DNA-Based Data Storage
CFP: special issue of IEEE TMBMC places the spotlight on the problems and solutions related to storing digital information on synthetic DNA strands. The special issue will focus on coding and information-theoretic aspects of these data storage systems.
May 22, 2023
2023 ComSoc/ITSoc Joint Paper Award Recipients Named
The IT Society is pleased to announce that "Age of Information in Random Access Channels" by X. Chen, K. Hassani, H. Gatsis and S. S. Bidokhti has received the 2023 ComSoc/ITSoc Joint Paper Award
May 11, 2023
Reminder: 2023 North American School of Information Theory (Early Registration deadline: April 30)
The 2023 North American School of Information Theory is approaching fast. The early registration deadline is April 30, 2023.
Apr 27, 2023
DeepVerse 6G Machine Learning Challenge - Registration Deadline: May 20th
The Student and Outreach Subcommittee of the Information Theory Society is proud to present a student challenge titled “DeepVerse 6G Machine Learning Challenge”, a virtual event open to all ITSoc student members.
Apr 21, 2023
Call for Posters: 2nd 6G Wireless Foundations Forum (Deadline Extended)
The poster submission deadline for the 2nd 6G Wireless Foundations Forum has been extended to May 1, 2023
Apr 21, 2023
Abraham Lempel, Pioneer of Lossless Data Compression, Passed Away
Abraham Lempel passed away on February 4, 2023 at the age of 86. Together with Jacob Ziv, he developed the LZ77 and LZ78 universal compression algorithms.
Apr 17, 2023
Reminder: IEEE GLOBECOM'23 Main Symposium on CISS
For this year's IEEE GLOBECOM main symposium on Communication and Information System Security (CISS), we encourage submission of papers that apply information-theoretic security and privacy metrics, analyses, and methods. Deadline April 15, 2023
Apr 10, 2023
Five Workshops to Be Held Together with WiOpt 2023
The 2023 edition of WiOpt to be held in Singapore during 24-27 August 2023 will host five high-quality workshops: ISAC, MOSC, RAWNET, SpaSWin, and WMLC.
Apr 10, 2023
WiOpt 2023 Deadline Extended
The paper submission deadline for WiOpt 2023 has been extended to 17 April 2023 for the main conference. Submissions to the workshops is May 8 2023.
Mar 29, 2023
Jacob Ziv, Pioneer of Lossless Data Compression, Passed Away
Jacob Ziv, known for his pioneering contributions to communication and information theory that inspired generations of researchers, passed away on March 25, 2023 at the age of 91.
Mar 26, 2023
Registration for the 2023 North American School of Information Theory
Registration is now open for NASIT 2023, which will be held at the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA, USA) from June 19 to June 23. The application deadline for the school is April 30th (regular registration) and June 1st (late registration).
Mar 21, 2023
(Second Extension - Final Call) MLSys 2023 Workshop on Resource-Constrained Learning in Wireless Networks
Submit your research to the MLSys 2023 Workshop on Resource-Constrained Learning in Wireless Networks. This will be the first wireless networking-related workshop of its kind at a top-tier ML venue. Submission Deadline: March 28, 2023 (EXTENDED).
Mar 21, 2023
Deadline Extended: MLSys 2023 Workshop on Resource-Constrained Learning in Wireless Networks
Submit your research to the MLSys 2023 Workshop on Resource-Constrained Learning in Wireless Networks. This will be the first wireless networking-related workshop of its kind at a top-tier ML venue. Submission Deadline: March 21, 2023 (extended)
Mar 8, 2023
Call for papers: IEEE Workshop on Information Forensics and Security
The International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS) is the major annual event organized by the IEEE Information Forensics and Security (IFS) Technical Committee. Paper Submission Deadline: June 30, 2023 http://wifs2023.fau.de/
Mar 2, 2023
Submission Deadline Extended: JSAIT Issue on The Role of Freshness and Semantic Measures in the Transmission of Information for Next Generation Networks
The deadline for JSAIT Special Issue on The Role of Freshness is extended to March 17, 2023.
Mar 1, 2023

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