EAI BODYNETS 2020 will be held as a fully-fledged online conference.

Due to the safety concerns and travel restrictions caused by COVID-19, EAI BODYNETS 2020 will take place online in a live stream.
Participants will still be able to enjoy unique interactive benefits – learn more.
If you are a registered author, please read carefully: Paper Presentation Instructions.

October 21, 2020
N/A, Cyberspace

Thank you for participating in BODYNETS 2020!
We look forward to meeting you next year
in Glasgow, Great Britain on October 25-26, 2021.
Watch the full recording of the EAI BODYNETS 2020 livestream – Keynote speakers: Prof. Mohsen Guizani, Helena Gapeyeva MD, PhD
and get involved in the next edition!

Keynote speakers
Prof. Mohsen Guizani
Helena Gapeyeva MD, PhD
Qatar University, Qatar
Title: IoT Security Schemes for
Healthcare Systems
Clinic of Medical Rehabilitation,
East Tallinn Central Hospital, Estonia
Title: Movement analysis in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine: Data monitoring
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Update: Proceedings have been published in SpringerLink Digital Library.


All the presented papers will be included in the conference proceedings and submitted for publishing by Springer, made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.

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

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit an extended version to the following international journals:

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

Additional publication opportunities:


The Bodynets conference seeks innovative theoretical and practical contributions in topics that include but are not limited to the following tracks:

The Bodynets conference seeks innovative theoretical and practical contributions in topics that include but are not limited to the following tracks:

  • Wearable Computing
  • Embedded Devices and Medical Applications
  • In-, On- and Off-Body Communications & Networking
  • Antennas and Propagation
  • Security and privacy of health data communications
  • Smart BAN for Social Inclusion
  • Socio-economic aspects of health caring
  • Medical device regulation
  • Bio Signal Processing (EEG, EMG, ECG, PPG, EDR, etc.)
  • Human bond communications
  • Remote patient management and preventive care
  • Radio coexistence and interference management
  • Rehabilitation and activity monitoring
  • Wellness and sport applications of body area networks
  • ICT solutions for health and wellness education
  • Molecular Communications
  • WBANs supporting cognitive impairments

About BODYNETS 2020

Wearables, telecommunication, and personal health management are at the heart of the healthcare revolution. Innovative key-enabling technologies, devices, products, and services make it possible to measure, transmit, store, and analyze data originating from the human body. A prime example of such a technology is wireless body area networks (WBANs) that encompass both on-body and in-body sensing combined with dependable and trustable (wireless) communications, accurate localization, and behavioral analysis, which in turn makes healthcare systems more effective and efficient.

The conference delves into the opportunities, challenges, and solutions related to the design, simulation, implementation, and real-life deployment of body area networks (BodyNets) and related technologies such as IoT, AI, and big data for health management. The conference will provide a lively platform for discussing ideas, comparing practices, encouraging adoption, and sharing experience among researchers and practitioners from various fields such as wireless communication, computer science, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, medicine, and other related disciplines from the academic and industrial sectors.

About EAI

This event is organized by EAI.

EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.

EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.

EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.

Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.

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Important dates


Full Paper Submission deadline
20 September 2020


Full Paper Submission deadline
15 August 2020
Notification deadline
11 September 2020 15 September 2020
Camera-ready deadline
25 September 2020 extended to 30 September 2020
Start of Conference
21 October 2020
End of Conference
22 October 2020

Previous BODYNETS editions

2019 – Florence, Italy
2018 – Oulu, Finland
2017 – Dalian, People’s Republic of China
2016 – Turin, Italy
2015 – Sydney, Australia
2014 – London, Great Britain
2013 – Boston, Massachusetts, United States
2012 – Oslo, Norway
2011 – Beijing, People’s Republic of China
2010 – Corfu Island, Greece
2009 – Los Angeles, California, United States
2008 – Tempe, Arizona, United States
2007 – Florence, Italy