Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT 2017)

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Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT 2017)
  • Workshop
When Jun 11, 2017 08:00 AM to
Jun 14, 2017 04:00 PM
Where Quebec City, Canada
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Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT 2017)


Call for papers

The 15th Canadian Workshop on Information Theory will take place in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, June 11 to 14, 2017. Previously unpublished contributions from a broad range of topics in information theory and its applications are solicited, including (but not limited to) the following areas:

  • Coded modulation
  • Coding theory and practice
  • Cognitive radio
  • Communication complexity
  • Communication systems
  • Cooperative communication
  • Cryptology and data security
  • Data compression
  • Detection and estimation
  • Information theory and statistics
  • Information theory in biology
  • Interactive information theory
  • Multi-terminal information theory
  • Network coding
  • Pattern recognition and learning
  • Quantum information processing
  • Shannon theory
  • Signal processing

Manuscripts (both review and final versions) must be submitted through EDAS ( in standard IEEE two-column format. Manuscripts can be up to 5 pages in length. Accepted papers will be presented at the workshop by the authors, and at least one author of each accepted paper is expected to attend the workshop. Conference content will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore.

Important dates

  • Review manuscript due February 24, 2017
  • Paper acceptance notification March 31, 2017
  • Final papers due April 14, 2017


CWIT 2017 will take place on the campus of Université Laval in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

Quebec City, founded in 1608 by Samuel de Champlain, is one of the oldest cities in North America. The historic character of Vieux-Québec quarter, a UNESCO world heritage site, make it one of the top tourist destinations in Canada.

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