31st International Conference on Computers and Their Applications
CATA 2016
to be held in conjunction with BICoB 2016.
April 4–6, 2016
Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Sponsored by the International Society for Computers and Their Applications (ISCA)

The 31st International Conference on Computers and Their Applications (CATA) provides an international forum for presentation and discussion of research on computers and their applications. CATA 2016 will feature contributed, as well as invited papers concerned with theory, practice and applications.

The conference also includes a best paper award, given for a paper presented at the conference. The topics will include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

Artificial Intelligence
Biomedical Engineering
Bioinformatics and Geoinformatics
Computer-Aided Design/Manufacturing
Computer and Network Security
Computer Architecture and VLSI
Computer Graphics
Computer Modeling
Computer Networks
Computer Simulation
Computer Vision
Computers and Education
Computing Practice & Applications
Control Systems
Data Communications
Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
Digital Signal Processing
Expert Systems
Human-Computer Interface & Visualization
Image Processing
Information Systems
Multimedia Applications
Neural Networks
Operating and Distributed Systems
Parallel Processing
Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
Real-Time Computing
Software Engineering and CASE
Text Processing

Conference Chair: Dr. Les Miller (Iowa State University, USA)
Program Chair: Dr. Antoine Bossard (Kanagawa University, Japan)

Submission Guidelines

Papers will be accepted only by electronic submission (PDF only). A full paper, including title, author's name(s) and affiliation, mailing address and email of the principal author, should be submitted before October 26, 2015 December 15, 2015 on easychair.org/conferences/?conf=cata2016. The submitted manuscript should closely reflect the final paper as it will appear in the proceedings. The maximum paper length for the proceedings is six pages, with up to two additional pages accepted with page charges (6+2). Papers need to be formatted according to the ISCA conference template (PDF, LaTeX). If you encounter any difficulties during submission or if you require further information, please contact the Program Chair (cata2016 [at] easychair.org).

All submissions will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be submitted for indexing to INSPEC and DBLP.

Important Dates

October 26, 2015 December 15, 2015Full paper submission
December 31, 2015Notification of acceptance
January 20, 2016Pre-registration and camera-ready paper submission
April 4–6, 2016Event dates