The First International Workshop on Practical Issues, Systems & Applications for Disaster Risk Reduction in Smart Computing (DRRSC 2019)

Various large scale disasters have become more frequent in recent years, and we need to consider the importance of strengthening our resilience and sustainability against natural disasters through the development of practical disaster risk management and new technologies related to smart computing. This workshop aims at practical research and study, new consumer electronics, advanced information technology including Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI), and novel system and application for disaster risk reduction based on big data and smart computing. This workshop also welcomes various researches and technologies related to disaster risk reduction or recovery and reconstruction.

Important Dates

  • Paper submission due: December 3, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: December 21, 2018
  • Camera-ready due: December 28, 2018
  • Author registration due: December 28, 2018
  • Workshops: Feb. 27, 2019

Paper Submission

  • The submitted papers should be 4 to 8 pages in English and in PDF according to the IEEE Conference format (two-column format) for conference proceedings.
  • The paper templates with formatting instructions can be found at:
  • The papers must be submitted through EasyChair.
  • All submission papers will be peer-reviewed and selected based on their originality, novelty, usefulness, and relevance to the workshop.
  • All accepted papers will be published in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library as conference proceedings.