The 9th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems


Cambridge, Massachusetts

May 21 - 23 2013

The annual IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS 2013) will take place in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, from Tuesday, May 21 to Thursday, May 23 2013.

The conference is intended to cover several aspects of distributed computing in sensor systems such as high level abstractions and models, systematic design methodologies, signal and information processing, algorithms, analysis and applications.

For more information on the conference topics and the Call for Papers please click here.


    * We congratulate all the authors and attendees of IEEE DCoSS 2013. Conference photos posted online ! click here
    * Professor Hari Balakrishnan, director of MIT's center for Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing, will give the conference keynote speech! click here
      * Professor Thomas D.C. Little will give the workshops keynote speech! click here
      * Conference schedule is announced ! click here
      * Information on booking rooms at conference rates are available here.
      * DCOSS 2013 paper submission is now open! click here

Important Dates

January 31, 2013 (11:59pm US Pacific time) : Abstract Registration

February 4, 2013 (11:59pm US Pacific time) : Paper Submission Deadline

March 25, 2013: Acceptance Notification

April 8, 2013 : Camera Ready Submission Deadline

April 29, 2013: Early Registration Deadline


The conference will be co-located with several closely related workshops, and will provide a forum for researchers and practitioners to present their contributions related to the above high-level aspects of distributed sensor systems. In addition to contributed papers, the meeting will also include keynote addresses by leading researchers, a panel discussion, and a poster session

Find out more about the workshops in DCOSS 2013 by clicking here.



DCOSS 2012 (Hangzhou, China), DCOSS 2011 (Barcelona, Spain), DCOSS 2010 (Santa Barbara, California), DCOSS 2009 (Los Angeles, California), DCOSS 2008 (Santorini Island, Greece), DCOSS 2007 (Santa Fe, New Mexico), DCOSS 2006 (San Francisco, California), and DCOSS 2005 (Marina del Rey, California) featured high quality research papers and interesting invited and contributed posters.

Archives of past conferences can be found here.