Welcome to ICSOC 2018

International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC, Wikipedia page) is the top international forum for academics, industry researchers, developers, and practitioners to report and share groundbreaking research work in service-oriented computing.

ICSOC fosters cross-community scientific excellence by gathering experts from various disciplines, such as business-process management, distributed systems, computer networks, wireless and mobile computing, cloud computing, cyber-physical systems, networking, scientific workflows, services science, data science, management science, and software engineering.

ICSOC 2018, the 16th event in this series, will take place in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China and will bring together scientists, engineers, and practitioners from multiple disciplines to focus on service-oriented, cloud-based, innovative enterprises ready for the 21st century. The conference would be featuring research and industry presentations, forward-looking keynote presentations, workshops, demonstrations, tutorials, and a PhD track.

November 12-15

Zhejiang, China

No. of Sponsors

CALL FOR PAPERS & Important Dates

Conference Registration is now Available                      ICSOC 2018 is held with the support of International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)
June 7, 2018
Abstract Submission Due (extended)
June 14, 2018
Full Paper Submission (extended)
July 23, 2018
Notification to Authors [Accepted Papers]
August 6, 2018
Camera Ready Papers Due
August 15, 2018
Author Registration Due [Registration Instructions]
September 3, 2018
Demo Paper Due
October 31, 2018
Early Registration Due
November 12-15, 2018
ICSOC 2018 Conference Dates

Conference Registration

The details on the ICSOC 2018 registration can be found at here.

Conference Venue

ICSOC 2018 will be held at Hyatt Regency in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. The conference venue overlooks the iconic West Lake, one of the two UNESCO world heritage sites in the city. More details about the Venue and Directions could be found here.


Details regarding Accommodation at the Conference Venue and some other recommended Hotels near to it could be found here.

Visa Information & Invitation Letter

For participants requiring Visa to China, kindly refer here for further information. Please contact our Local Organisation Chair (Prof. Dr. Shuiguang Deng) for any queries regarding the Visa Invitation Letters.

About Hangzhou

Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province, is the provincial center in Economy, Culture, Science, and Education. Described as "the city of heaven" by Marco Polo, a well-known European traveler from Venice of late 13th century, Hangzhou is one of the most prosperous cities and popular tourist destinations in China. For information about Transportation, Travel and Weather Information, and Attractions in Hangzhou, please refer here.

General Co-Chairs

Michael Sheng

Macquarie University, Australia

Zhaohui Wu

Zhejiang University, China

Xiaofei Xu

Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Program Co-Chairs

Claus Pahl

Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

Maja Vukovic

IBM Research, USA

Jianwei Yin

Zhejiang University, China

Workshops Co-Chairs

Xiao Liu

Deakin University, Australia

Michael Mrissa

University of Pau & Pays Adour, France

Liang Zhang

Fudan University, China

PhD Symposium Co-Chairs

Djamal Benslimane

Lyon University, France

Aditya Ghose

University of Wollongong, Australia

Zhongjie Wang

Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Demonstration Co-Chairs

Antonio Bucchiarone

FBK, Italy

Wei Zhang

Macquarie University, Australia

Ying Zou

Queen’s University, Canada

Panel Co-Chairs

Athman Bouguettaya

University of Sydney, Australia

Jian Yang

Macquarie University, Australia

Local Organisation Chair

Shuiguang Deng

Zhejiang University, China

Publicity Co-Chairs

Bin Cao

Zhejiang University of Tech., China

Qiang He

Swinburne Uni. of Tech., Australia

Yanjun Shu

Harbin Institue of Tech., China

Paul de Vrieze

Bournemouth University, UK

Publication Chair

Qi Yu

Rochester Institute of Tech., USA

Finance Chair

Bernd J. Krämer

FernUniversität, Germany

Web Co-Chairs

Hai Dong

RMIT University, Australia

Adnan Mahmood

Macquarie University, Australia

Industry Co-Chairs

Min Fu

Alibaba, China

Lijie Wen

Tsinghua University, China

Sponsorship Chairs

Dongjin Yu

Hangzhou Dianzi University, China

Jun Shen

University of Wollongong, Australia

Steering Committee

Boualem Benatallah

UNSW, Australia

Fabio Casati

University of Trento, Italy

Bernd J. Krämer

FernUniversität, Germany

Winfried Lamersdorf

University of Hamburg, Germany

Heiko Ludwig


Mike Papazoglou

Tilburg University, The Netherlands

Jian Yang (Liaison Chair)

Macquarie University, Australia

Liang Zhang

Fudan University, China


With the support of International Federation for Information Processing

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