Call for Papers

20th International GI/ITG Conference on “Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems”

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Deadline extended to November 18, 2019 (AoE, firm)

MMB 2020

March 16 – 18, 2020, Saarbrücken, Germany

The GI/ITG Technical Committee on “Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems (MMB)” is the major German forum covering all scientific aspects of measurement, modelling and evaluation of intelligent systems including computer architectures, communication networks, distributed systems and software, autonomous systems, workflow systems, cyber-physical systems and networks, Internet-of-Things, as well as highly dependable, highly performant and highly secure systems. In 2020 the committee invites to its 20th international conference, MMB 2020. In addition to the scientific programme, this jubilee edition of the conference will comprise invited keynotes, tool presentations, state-of-the-art tutorials, and workshops focusing on hot topics.

Topics of MMB 2020 include:

Models and Methods

Applications and Case Studies

Special Foci of MMB 2020

We plan to organize dedicated sessions on

Submission Formats

Papers must be unpublished and must not be submitted for publication elsewhere. All papers will be thoroughly reviewed by at least three referees on the basis of their originality and their scientific and practical contribution to the state-of-the-art. Papers must be written in English.

Full papers: Papers must not exceed 15 pages (LNCS style, excluding references).

Practical experience reports and industrial papers: Industrial papers and practical experience reports are much solicited. They should not exceed 8 pages (LNCS style, excluding references).

Tool descriptions: Special sessions will be arranged to present and demonstrate tools relevant to any topic covered by the Call for Papers. Tool descriptions should not exceed five pages (LNCS style, excluding references).

PhD track papers: PhD students are encouraged to submit a paper on recent achievements. Reports should not exceed 8 pages (LNCS style, excluding references). PhD track papers are not required to represent original, unpublished work. In these cases authors can opt out of publication.

The proceedings will be published in the Springer LNCS series.

Full papers are eligible for the MMB 2020 best paper and best student paper awards.

Important Dates

Paper and Tools Submission: extended November 18, 2019 (AoE) firm
Author Notification: January 10, 2020
Final Version: January 28, 2020
Conference: March 16 – 18, 2020