IEEE BITS Call for Papers on “Quantum Computation and Information”
IEEE BITS calls for papers on how information theorists are helping the "second quantum revolution" and what potential opportunities lie ahead. White paper submission: 1st April 2022.
Feb 23, 2022
IEEE Spectrum: Claude Shannon Paved the Way for AI?
A short article appearing in the February 2022 issue of IEEE Spectrum argues that Claude Shannon, besides inventing information theory and the logic gate, had a contribution to machine learning.
Feb 23, 2022
Technology Innovation Institute in Abu Dhabi Recruiting at All Levels
Technology Innovation Institute (TII), a global research center and the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), is currently recruiting exemplary candidates in the field of computer science and electrical engineering
Feb 20, 2022
Registration Now Open for 2022 IEEE European School of Information Theory (ESIT)
The registration for the 2022 IEEE European School of Information Theory (ESIT22) is now open. Please register for participation via our website
Feb 14, 2022
IEEE JSAC Special Issue on "Beyond Transmitting Bits: Context, Semantics and Task-Oriented Communications"
IEEE JSAC special issue call for papers on exploring the theoretical and algorithmic foundations of semantic and goal-oriented communications. Deadline: 1 April 2022
Feb 13, 2022
Call for Nominations: Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award
The IT Society calls for nominations for the Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award. Nominations are due by February 15, 2022 using the online nomination form.
Feb 7, 2022
ISIT 2022 Deadline Extension until February 6
Owing to extensive requests, we are extending the ISIT deadline once more, until Feb 6, 2022 11:59pm EST.
Jan 27, 2022
Contributions for Society Newsletter
Please submit any contributions for the society newsletter by January 31, 2022.
Jan 21, 2022
IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT) 2022 Deadline Extended
The ISIT submission deadline has been extended to January 30th 11:59pm EST.
Jan 10, 2022
Next JSAIT Special Issue Will Be on Modern Compression, Deadline April 1, 2022
The next JSAIT special issue will be on modern compression. Lead guest editors are Meir Feder and Tsachy Weissman. The CFP will be posted shortly. Papers are due April 1, 2022. Extended to April 15.
Dec 22, 2021
Madhu Sudan Awarded 2022 IEEE Hamming Medal
IEEE Information Theory Society member Madhu Sudan has been awarded the 2022 IEEE Hamming Medal
Dec 12, 2021
Announce Your Event to the IT Society Community
Are you planning an upcoming conference or workshop of interest to the information theory community? IT Society members can announce events by posting on
Dec 12, 2021
Deadline Extension to Jan. 1: JSAIT Special Issue on Distributed Coding and Computation
The deadline for the JSAIT special issue on distributed coding and computation has been extended to January 1, 2022 (hard deadline).
Dec 8, 2021
ITW 2022: Call for Themed Sessions (Deadline extended to January 5, 2022)
ITW 2022 seeks proposals for 90-minute themed sessions (invited sessions). Deadline: January 5, 2022 (extended)
Nov 7, 2021
Videos and Lecture Material for 2021 Croucher Summer Course in Information Theory Now Available
The 2021 Croucher Summer Course in Information Theory was held in August 2021 at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Videos and lecture material are now available at
Nov 3, 2021
Reminder: Call for Nominations: Goldsmith Lecturer, Padovani Lecturer, and Distinguished Lecturers
The IEEE Information Theory Society invites nominations for the 2022 class of Lecturers. Nomination deadline is November 1, 2021.
Oct 22, 2021
Contributions for Society Newsletter
Please submit any contributions for the society newsletter by October 31st.
Oct 17, 2021
ITW2021 Event Platform is Now Online
ITW2021 starts on October 17 as a virtual event, and the event platform is now online. There is still time to register for ITW2021 and get access to to papers, videos, presentation files, and of course participation in the live Zoom sessions. Plenaries, tutorials and technical presentations are described in the Technical Program.
Oct 11, 2021
Call for Papers: Coding and Information Theory for Data Storage at ICC2022
The Cloud Computing, Networking and Storage track at ICC2022 seeks original contributions in coding and information theory for data storage, and related topical areas.
Oct 1, 2021

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