Call for Papers


Wearable communications and personal health management are the future trends the healthcare procedures are nowadays heading for. To make this happen, new technologies are required to provide trustable measuring and communications mechanisms from the data source to medical health databases. Wireless body area networks (WBAN) are one major element in this process. Not only on-body devices but also technologies providing information from inside a body are in the focus of this Conference. Dependable communications combined with accurate localization and behavior analysis will benefit WBAN technology and make the healthcare processes more effective.

The main track will be focused on these topics:

1. Wearable Computing

2. Embedded Devices and Medical Applications

3. In- and On-Body Communications and Networking

4. Systems and Applications

5. Antennas and Propagation

6.Molecular Communications

7.WBANs supporting cognitive impairment

The program also consists of special tracks:


Special Track 1:  Ultra Wide Band for Body Area Networking (UWBAN)

Special Track 2: ETSI Smart Body Area Networks (SmartBAN) in the IoT and M2M


All accepted and presented papers will be published by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.

BODYNETS proceedings are indexed in leading indexing services, including Ei Compendex, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Authors of selected best accepted and presented papers will be invited to submit an extended version to BODYNETS 2018 Special Issue of:

All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

Paper submission

Papers should be submitted through EAI ‘Confy‘ system, and have to comply with the Springer format (see Author’s kit section).

Important dates

Full Paper Submission deadline
EXTENDED to 6 JUNE 2018. This is the FINAL deadline! (7 May, 28 May 2018)

Notification deadline
29 June 2018

Camera-ready deadline
2 September 2018

Start of Conference
2 October 2018

End of Conference
3 October 2018


Call for Papers as a PDF File.