Call for Papers

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Automotive system/software architecture
    • architecture description languages
    • hardware/software co-design
    • design patterns
    • communication infrastructure
    • centralized/zonal architectures
    • influence of AI technologies on architecture
    • influence of security requirements due to over-the-air updates or car-2-X communication on the architecture
    • service-oriented architectures
  • Automotive software & systems engineering:
    • software quality, safety, security
    • model-based design, component-based design
    • CI/CD, agile processes, software ecosystems
    • hybrid & fully electric vehicles
    • cooperative and automated driving
    • analytics of vehicle data
    • systems engineering
  • Assessment, Verification & Validation:
    • safety assurance and assessment
    • verification & validation techniques
    • challenges and solutions for AI-based services
    • compliance management of standards or regulations


All submissions are expected to be original work not published, or in submission, elsewhere, and will be peer-reviewed by at least three members of the program committee for quality, relevance, and novelty. Submissions will only be accepted if the majority of the reviewers give a positive evaluation.

Papers can be submitted in the following categories:

  • Full papers (max. 8 pages in IEEE Computer Science proceedings format) presenting novel research ideas, significant empirical studies, successful industrial applications, or important perspectives.
  • Industrial papers (max. 6 pages in IEEE Computer Science proceedings format) sharing industrial experience, challenges, research or technical problems, case studies.
  • Position or future trend papers (max. 4 pages in IEEE Computer Science proceedings format) raising new ideas, challenges, ongoing research or early research results, and future trends.
All papers need to be submitted via the EasyChair submission page.