Call for papers

Workshop IEEE Education Society Virtual Graduate Study Consortium (VGSC)

April 29-30, 2024

This workshop presents the IEEE Education Society Virtual Graduate Study Consortium (VGSC). It serves as an opportunity for graduate students, faculty, and industry members to learn and join the Consortium (VGSC). Student papers and industry collaboration and demos are expected. The Workshop also offers opportunities for collaboration, and to contribute to IEEE Education Society’s future standards development.

Topics are, but not limited to, the following:

Implementations and use cases related to the IEEE Education Society standards on Online laboratories (IEEE SA Std. 1876 – 2019 and IEEE SA P2834 on Secure and Trusted Learning Systems)

  • Deadline for paper submission: March 15, 2024
  • Notification of paper acceptance: March 25, 2024
  • Deadline for early conference registration: March 31, 2024
  • Deadline for camera-ready paper submission: April 10, 2024
  • Conference dates: April 29-30, 2024

Papers should not exceed a maximum of 6 pages (including abstract, body, tables, figures, and references), and should be submitted as a pdf in 2-column IEEE format. Detailed instructions for the authors can be found at the conference website. Accepted papers will be published in IEEE Xplore. All accepted papers must be presented by one of the authors to be published in the conference proceedings.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Cihan Varol (

To know more about IEEE Education Society Graduate Study Consortium:

Session Chairs:
Hamadou Saliah-Hassane, P. Eng. Ph.D. Professor,
TELUQ |University of Quebec
VP-Educational Activities of IEEE Education Society
Session Co-Chairs:
Luis Felipe Zapata-Rivera. Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Chair of IEEE Education Society Standards Committee
Cihan Varol Ph.D.
Professor, Sam Houston State University
Member of IEEE Education Society Standards Committee
Lei Zhang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Vice-Chair of IEEE Education Society Standards Committee
Dr. Larisa Dunai Ingeniero en Electronica,
Profesor Titular de Universidad Universitàt Politècnica de València
Vice-Chair IEEE SA P2834 WG
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 Call for submission proposals in progress.