ICAFSS 2020: 14. International Conference on Advances in Future Soldier Systems

February 06-07, 2020 in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam

The International Research Conference Aims and Objectives

Conference Code: 20NL02ICAFSS

The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. Events will run over a span of time during the conference depending on the number and length of the presentations. With its high quality, it provides an exceptional value for students, academics and industry researchers.

ICAFSS 2020: 14. International Conference on Advances in Future Soldier Systems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Advances in Future Soldier Systems. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Advances in Future Soldier Systems

Call for Contributions

Prospective authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Advances in Future Soldier Systems are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the Open Science Index, Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICAFSS 2020 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Advances in Future Soldier Systems. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   October 01, 2019
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   October 21, 2019
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   January 07, 2020
Conference Dates   February 06-07, 2020

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission Guideline, Abstract Submission Guideline and Author Information before submitting your paper.

Call for Papers

Future soldier systems and technologies
Future soldier/dismounted soldier systems
Dismounted soldier as a system
National dismounted soldier projects
Acquisition and logistic challenges
R&D national and international projects
New DS equipment
Threats for DS on the future battlefield

Weapon systems, optics, sensors, camouflage
Small arms weapon systems performance – combat experience and trends
Progress in ballistic performance of small arms ammunition
New calibres and their standardization for small arms
Future electronic equipment of small arms
Optoelectronics technology and devices
Sensors integration into the systems
Adaptive and optical camouflage

Survivability: soldier readiness, protection, endurance
Clothing and individual equipment: new solutions, new materials
Protective equipment: new technologies, maintenance, life-cycle
Smart materials, nanotechnology, new applications
New methods of laboratory testing and computer simulation
Soldier burden, modular systems, integration
Combat and specific rations, perspectives
Combat injuries risks, medical and treatment aspect

Mobility, C4I, power and connectors
Technology and logistics inventions to architect the soldier’s load
Robotic systems to augment human capabilities
Power and data electrical connectivity
New types of connectivity, low power technologies
C4ISTAR and architecture
Military robotics in context of advanced command and control systems

Registration Fees

Participation Type Early Registration Fees Registration Fees
Non-Student Oral/Poster Presenter Registration € 450 € 500
Student Oral/Poster Presenter Registration € 350 € 400
Listener Registration € 250 € 300
Additional Paper Publication € 100

All conference materials and services will be delivered digitally to the participant with the online conference management system. Conference registration includes the following digital materials and services:

  • e-certificates [for Authors: Certificate of Attendance and Presentation; for Listeners: Certificate of Attendance; for Chairs: Certificate of Attendance and Appreciation; for Presenters: Certificate of Best Presentation (if conferred based appraisal)]
  • e-program
  • e-book
  • e-name badge
  • e-receipt
  • e-presentation

Presentation Types:

  • Physical presentation is an oral conferencing presentation that is made using digital technology including embedded digital elements ( texts, tables, graphs, or videos ) for PowerPoint sharing.
  • Digital presentation is a digital conferencing presentation that is made using digital technology including embedded digital elements ( texts, tables, graphs, or videos ) for PowerPoint sharing.

Early Bird Registration

Early Bird registration is valid until 2020-01-07 23:59:59

Online Credit Card Processing

Online payment option available for author and listener delegates.
Conference participants can make online credit card payments for conference registration fees.

Other Events

Kuala Lumpur
August 2020 in Kuala Lumpur
  • Event Code: 20MY08ICAFSS
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: October 01, 2019
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: October 21, 2019
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 22, 2020
Amsterdam
February 2021 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 21NL02ICAFSS
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: November 15, 2020
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: November 30, 2020
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: January 07, 2021
Kuala Lumpur
August 2021 in Kuala Lumpur
  • Event Code: 21MY08ICAFSS
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: November 15, 2020
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: November 30, 2020
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 22, 2021

Expired Events

EXPIRED
Kuala Lumpur
August 2019 in Kuala Lumpur
  • Event Code: 19MY08ICAFSS
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: July 01, 2019
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: July 16, 2019
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: July 22, 2019
EXPIRED
Amsterdam
February 2019 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 19NL02ICAFSS
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: December 13, 2018
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 31, 2018
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: January 07, 2019
EXPIRED
Amsterdam
February 2018 in Amsterdam
  • Event Code: 18NL02ICAFSS
  • Abstract/Full-Text Paper Submission: December 25, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 30, 2017
  • Final Paper and Early Bird Registration: January 12, 2018