12th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing
IDC 2018
15-17 October 2018, Bilbao, Spain

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Latest news:

October 14th, 2018:
Slides for the opening talk available.

October 13th, 2018:
Social Program available (further details to be given during the conference opening)

October 11th, 2018:
New invited speaker: Josu Ceberio, in replacement of Prof. Herrera (apologies on his behalf due to illness)

September 12th, 2018:
Early registration fees will be maintained until the celebration of the conference

September 4th, 2018:
Program is available

June 28th, 2018:
Registration is open

June 4th, 2018:
Updated notification deadline: June 5th, 2018

May 1st, 2018:
Submission deadline extended: May 15th, 2018 (no more extensions will be granted)

April 9, 2018:
Submission deadline extended: May 1st, 2018.

March 26, 2018:
New tutorial: ANDROPYTOOL.

March 6, 2018:
Confirmed Special Issue on Applied Soft Computing.

March 6, 2018:
New invited speaker: Albert Bifet.

January 19, 2018:
New Accepted Workshop: ML-PdM.

December 13, 2017:
New tutorial: JMETALSP.

December 13, 2017:
New tutorial: KMBD.

December 7, 2017:
New invited speakers: Francisco Herrera and Eleni I. Vlahogianni.

December 5, 2017:
New Accepted Workshop: COMPSUS.

November 15, 2017:
New Accepted Workshop: INDILOG.

November 6, 2017:
Confirmed Special Issue on Future Generation Computer Systems.

October 30, 2017:
Definitive conference dates published.

October 25, 2017:
Tentative conference dates published.

October 20, 2017:
First CFP published.

October 19, 2017:
Invited speakers: Jose A. Lozano and David Camacho.

October 18, 2017:
IDC 2018 web site was launched.

Paper Publication

Springer All accepted papers will be included in the Symposium Proceedings, which will be published by Springer as part of their series Studies in Computational Intelligence. Papers must be at most 10 pages long and must be formatted according to Springer format.

Submissions and reviews are automatically handled by EasyChair. Please submit your paper at: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=idc2018.

CRC papers

To prepare your Camera Ready Copy (CRC) paper, it must be formatted according to Springer format for multi-authored works (svmult.cls). Latex2e macro packages (preferred) can be also downloaded from here.

Submissions of CRC papers will be automatically handled by EasyChair. The manuscript length is restricted to 10 pages: additional pages will be charged at a cost of 50€ each. A compressed file (.rar, .zip, .tgz) must be submitted, this file will includes all the necessary files (.pdf, .tex, .bib, figures, etc.) needed to compile the paper. Please submit your paper at:


Another copy should be sent to the conference organizers by following the instructions in the notification email.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Do not forget to attach a signed copyright form to your CRC submission, using the template available here.

Papers will be published in the proceedings provided that they have been orally presented by one of the authors. Extended versions of the best papers accepted and presented at this symposium may be considered for publication in a Special Issue of an internationally recognized journal (see Special Issues for further details).