Call for Papers - Special Issue of "Mobile and Intelligent Transportation Systems Evolving Society in the 5G Era"

Call for papers - Special issue of "Mobile and Intelligent Transportation Systems Evolving Society in the 5G Era"

January 24, 2020
Updated on March 30, 2020
Editorial Committee of the Journal of Information Processing

 Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is pleased to announce the call for papers for a special issue of “Mobile and Intelligent Transportation Systems Evolving Society in the 5G Era”. Fifth-generation Mobile Communications System (5G) is going to be available in the world and it is expected to realize various services and solutions and create new industries. Since 5G is one of the foundations for a better society, not only high performance, functionality, and efficiency but also reliability, safety and security, eco-friendliness, and sustainability are increasingly required. In the special issue of “Mobile and Intelligent Transportation Systems Evolving Society in the 5G Era”, the program committee especially seeks paper submissions in these areas, as follows.
・Mobile Communication System (Architecture, Protocol, Management, Security)
・Sensor Network, Information Appliance / Home Network, Ad-hoc Network
・Communication Media (5G, LTE, Wi-Fi,, Bluetooth, ZigBee, IrDA, DSRC, Digital Broadcasting)
・Mobile / Pervasive / Ubiquitous / Wearable Computing
・Mobile Agent, Mobile Web Service
・AI / Edge Computing / Cyber-Physical System
・Mobile Application (Smart Mobility, Healthcare), RFID Tag System
・Intelligent Transportation System
・Geographic Information System, Location-Based Service
・Human Machine Interface High Performance Handheld Devices, Electronic Payment, Security, QoS, OS
・Transportation Management (Supply Chain Management, Traffic Estimation and Prediction System)
・Advanced Driver Assistance Systems
・Image Processing (Lane Departure Warning System, Object Recognition, Traffic Flow Observation)
・Ubiquitous / Internet Intelligent Transportation System
Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is currently encouraging more submissions from outside of Japan.
The publication fee of any accepted papers will not be charged if all the authors of the paper belong to institutes outside Japan.

Submission Guidelines

(1) All papers must be submitted electronically. Please access the following URL and proceed under the submission instructions:

Once you have submitted your manuscript, you cannot change it.
So, you must submit the final version of your manuscript.
If, by mistake, you submitted a wrong version, please contact the IPSJ secretariat <> (Replace -at- with @).

In the event you would like to make a submission, you must first create an account on the paper submission Web page. For detailed information, please refer to the manual available from the link “Instructions & Forms” at the top of the submission page.

(2) All papers will be reviewed. The review process will be carried out in the same manner as regular issues. However, you have shorter time than usual (eight weeks) for preparation of your responses to inquiries.

(3) Submission deadline is March 31, 2020 April 6, 2020. *Deadline extended

(4) The special issue will be published on the J-Stage website in January, 2021. Preprint will be published on the IPSJ Journal in January, 2021.

(5) The Editorial Committee of This Special Issue
Editor in-Chief: Ken OHTA (NTT DOCOMO)
Editorial Board: Takayasu YAMAGUCHI (Akita Prefectural Univ.)
Editorial Committee: Katsuhiko KAJI (Aichi Institute of Technology), Takuya YOSHIHIRO (Wakayama Univ.), Ren OHMURA (Toyohashi Univ. of Technology), Hidekazu SUZUKI (Meijo Univ.), Kazuya MURAO(Ritsumeikan Univ.), Tomoharu IMAI (FUJITSU Laboratories), Akihiro SATOH (Kyushu Institute of Technology), Tetsuya SHIGEYASU (Prefectural Univ. of Hiroshima), Daisuke KAMISAKA (KDDI Research), Kanae MATSUI (Tokyo Denki Univ.), Yuto LIM (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), Hiroshi INAMURA (Future Univ. Hakodate), Takeshi IWAMOTO(Toyama Prefectural Univ.), Hiroshi SHIGENO (Keio Univ.), Susumu ISHIHARA (Shizuoka Univ.), Akira KAWAI (Shiga Univ.), Naoki SHIBATA (Nara Institute of Science and Technology), Suhua TANG (The Univ. of Electro-Communications), Hisatomo HANABUSA (i-Transport Lab), Shigemi ISHIDA (Kyushu Univ.), Ken AKATSUKA (Nissan Motor), Takaaki UMEDU (Shiga Univ.), Yuichi TOKUNAGA (Kanazawa Institute of Technology), Tomoyuki YASHIRO (Chiba Institute of Technology), Tomoya KITANI (Shizuoka Univ.), Masashi SAITO (Kanazawa Institute of Technology), Kenya SATO (Doshisha Univ.), Masaki SUZUKI (KDDI Research), Hironobu ABE (Tokyo Denki Univ.), Takashi HAMATANI (NTT DOCOMO).