On the first day, half-day technical tutorials on selected topics will be given by leading experts in their respective fields. The proposal should motivate the topic and its relevance for both academia and industry, specify whether it covers foundational topics or cutting-edge ones, describe the target audience (expected type of attendees? expected number? match with typical DATE audience?), the reason for a tutorial (why a tutorial, why now). Moreover, the proposal should include a brief abstract with a list of learning objectives, and a clear planning hereto (organization in sessions, possible speakers, what will be done to attract the audience), and the DATE Topic it is more closely related to. A tutorial proposal example is available here for download. Proposals should be submitted before Tuesday, September 13, 2016 23:59:59 CET - EXTENDED via the DATE website.
Submissions of all tutorials need to be made on-line via the following URL:
The tutorial organizer(s) will be notified of acceptance or rejection of proposals by Friday, November 11, 2016. In case of acceptance, final information about the tutorial structure (confirmed speakers, final abstract, final agenda) must be provided by Thursday, December 01, 2016. Tutorial hand-out material (consisting of all slides and perhaps also background reading material) needs to be uploaded as a single PDF file via the SoftConf submission page by Thursday, February 18, 2016.
Speakers of accepted tutorials will receive:
For more information, please contact:
Cristiana Bolchini, Politecnico di Milano, IT
tutorials date-conference [dot] com