July 31 - August 1, 2020
Paper Submission Deadline: June 8, 2020
R4 Conferences Administrator
James Ries
EIT Conferences Founding General Chair
Hossein Mousavinezhad
Idaho State University
2020 Conference General Chairs
Johnson Asumadu
Western Michigan University
Constantin Apostoaia
Purdue University Northwest
Program Chair
Mansour Tahernezhadi
Northern Illinois University
Finance Chair
Steve Kerchberger
Professional Development Program Chair
Tarek Ladhiri
Exhibits/Industry/Sponsorship Chairs
Hamid Vakilzadian
James Ries
Publicity Chair
Liping Guo
Northern Illinois University
Local Arrangements Chair
Don Zinger
Northern Illinois University
Registration Chair
Ibrahim Abdel-Motaleb
Publications Chair
Afshin Izadian
International Liaisons
Vijay Devabhaktuni
Peter Dittrich
Hongwei Zhang
Hsiao-Hwa Chen
Chengying Xu
EIT 2020 Webmaster
Bob Evanich
Awards Chairs
Sat Basu
Hossein Mousavinezhad


The 2020 International Electro/Information Technology Conference, sponsored by the IEEE Region 4 (R4), in collaboration with Western Michigan University, Purdue University Northwest, Northern Illinois University, and IEEE Chicago Section, is focused on basic/applied research results in the fields of electrical and computer engineering as they relate to Electrical and Computer Engineering, Information Technology, and related applications. The purpose of the conference is to provide a forum for researchers and industrial investigators to exchange ideas and discuss developments in these growing fields. There will also be exhibits where the latest electro/information technology tools and products will be showcased. This is also an opportunity for professional activities development, workshops and tutorials.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Robotics and Mechatronics
  • Intelligent Systems and Multi-agent Systems
  • Control Systems and System Identification
  • Reconfigurable and Embedded Systems
  • Power Systems and Power Electronics
  • Solid State, Consumer and Automotive Electronics
  • Electronic Design Automation
  • Biomedical Applications, Telemedicine
  • Biometrics and Bioinformatics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Micro Electromechanical Systems
  • Wireless communications and Networking
  • Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks
  • Cyber Security
  • Computer Vision
  • Signal/Image and Video Processing
  • Distributed Data Fusion and Mining
  • Cloud, Mobile, and Distributed Computing
  • Software Engineering and Middleware Architecture
  • Engineering Education

Important dates:

  • Submission of full papers: March 2, 2020
  • Notification of acceptance: March 30, 2020
  • Final manuscript (PDF) due: April 13, 2020
  • Early registration: April 1, 2020

For more information, ideas for organizing/chairing sessions, industry participation, tutorials, professional activities sessions, please contact: