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Acceptance notifications and final manuscripts

Acceptance notifications have been sent out on April 3. Final manuscripts must be uploaded to the EDAS submission webpage by May 8, 2016. For detailed information on the format guidelines, copyright form submission and uploading process, please check the conference

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Recent results session in ISIT 2016

Authors who would like to participate in the ISIT 2016 Recent Results Session are required to send a poster draft and a 1 page abstract explaining the contribution to Dr. Josep Font-Segura (josep.font@ieee.org) with the subject ISIT 2016 Recent Results

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Beyond IID workshop in Barcelona

Beyond I.I.D. in Information Theory WorkshopBarcelona, Spain. July 18-22, 2016 The 4th workshop ‘Beyond I.I.D. in Information Theory’ belongs to a series that started in 2013 in Cambridge. This workshop brings together specialists and students of classical and quantum Shannon

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Tutorials in ISIT Barcelona

Theoretical Elements of Data Science. Jayadev Acharya (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Alon Orlitsky (University of California, San Diego), Ananda Theertha Suresh (University of California, San Diego). Theory and Practice of Codes with Locality. Alexander Barg (University of Maryland), Itzhak Tamo

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Workshop in Santander, just before ISIT

Workshop on Mathematics in CommunicationsSantander, Spain. July 6-8, 2016 This workshop will take place in Santander (Spain) just before ISIT. Some of the topics covered are finite fields, number theory, combinatorics, applications to communications using sequences and arrays, with emphasis

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Paper submission is open

ISIT 2016 paper submission is now open! For more information on how to submit a paper to ISIT 2016, on the 2016 IEEE Jack Keil Wolf ISIT Student Paper Award and on the format of the submitted documents, please visit

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Call for tutorial proposals

The 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory seeks half-day tutorial proposals. Tutorials should provide clear and focused teaching material covering new and emerging topics within the scope of the conference. The tutorial proposal should describe concisely the content, importance

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List of plenary speakers

The list of plenary speakers is now available: Alexander Barg (University of Maryland, USA) Elza Erkip (New York University, USA) Alexander Holevo (Steklov Mathematical Institute, Russia) [SHANNON AWARD] Giorgio Parisi (University of Rome I, La Sapienza, Italy) Daniel Spielman (Yale

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Call for papers

The call for papers for ISIT 2016 is now available. Interested authors are encouraged to submit previously unpublished contributions from any topic related to information theory. Researchers working in emerging fields and applications of information theory are especially encouraged to

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ISIT 2016 website

We are excited to present the website of the 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, that will be held for first time in Spain in the city of Barcelona. Lapped by the Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona is the most popular

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