IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
14-17 May 2019 // Seoul, South Korea

Call for Papers

ICBC 2019 is seeking submissions of technical papers (both full and short) and tutorial proposals in the following areas related to Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies:

  • Distributed Consensus & Fault Tolerance Algorithms
  • Performance, Scalability Issues
  • Distributed Database Technologies for Blockchain
  • Blockchain Platforms
  • Blockchain-based Applications & Services
  • Decentralized App Development
  • Smart Contracts
  • Security, Privacy, Attacks, Forensics
  • Transaction Monitoring and Analysis
  • Token Economy
  • Regulations & Policies in Cryptocurrency
  • Digital Wallets, Coin Exchange, Initial Coin Offering
  • Anonymity and Criminal Activities of the cryptocurrency
  • Managing the Risks of Cryptocurrency
  • Distributed Trust
  • Decentralized Internet Infrastructure



Authors are invited to submit original papers written in English that have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. Technical papers must be formatted using the IEEE 2-column format and not exceeding 8 pages for full papers, 4 pages for short papers, or 2 pages for poster papers (all excluding references). The paper submission templates are available on IEEE Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed. And accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore. All papers should be submitted through the JEMS conference submission system.



  • Paper submission deadline: Dec. 21, 2018 (Extended)
  • Acceptance Notification: Feb. 11, 2019
  • Camera-Ready due: Mar. 18, 2019
  • Conference Dates: May 14-17, 2019


Download the ICBC 2019_Call for Paper(PDF, 552KB)

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