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The demo track provides a forum to researchers, developers, and technologists to present first-hand experience of software systems, prototypes, conceptual designs, libraries, etc., in an interactive setting.

The prospective submissions would have a novel solution to a problem exhibited either through prototypes or operational systems. Demos are invited for all domains of innovations: Data, Algorithms, and Applications. The entries for submission should consist of a short paper with a maximum of four pages, including references. The demonstration session provides a forum to researchers and developers to display their software systems, prototypes, conceptual designs, libraries, etc., in an interactive setting. Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

- Data Science
- Machine Learning
- Artificial Intelligence
- Text analytics and NLP
- Computer Vision
- Information Retrieval
- Social Network Analysis
- Recommender Systems
- Online Advertising
- Psycholinguistics and Social Sciences
- Computational Neuroscience
- Systems Biology
- Multimedia processing
- Crowdsourcing
- Education
- Healthcare
- Robotics
- Technology for Emerging Markets
- Bioinformatics
- Digital Marketing

The submission must describe the technical innovation that has produced the demonstrated system. It must also include the ​ specifications, literature references, and optionally a URL to screenshots or an online version. The submissions will be carefully reviewed by the Demonstration Program Committee and be selected based on various factors such as novelty, relevance to CODS-COMAD, potential impact, technical challenges being addressed, and practical applications

Best Demo: The most innovative and novel demos will receive awards (details to be announced soon)

Submission Format

The submissions should not exceed 4 pages including references and should be formatted in the standard ACM style available at the​ ACM Master Article Template​ . The submissions should be made via ​ Easychair. The submission deadline is October 1st, 2018 and the notifications will be sent out by November 1st, 2018. Please contact ​ Dr. Niyati Chhaya​ or ​ Dr. Parth Gupta​ for further queries.

The publication of the demo in the proceedings in optional. Therefore, even if an author intends to publish their work somewhere else, they can demo their work in this session and opt out of the proceedings. Students will receive generous funding for attending the conference to showcase their demos.

All papers are to be submitted using Easy Chair at CODS-COMAD 2019 Easy Chair

Submission date
8th Oct, 2018
1st Oct, 2018

Notification date
12th Nov, 2018
5th Nov, 2018

Camera ready:
15th Dec, 2018
15th Nov, 2018

Note: All deadlines are calculated at 11:59pm Anywhere on Earth (UTC -12h). Niyati Chhaya, Adobe Research
Parth Gupta, Amazon
  • Amitava Das, IIIT Sri City
  • Balaji Vasan Srinivasan , Adobe Research
  • Danish Contractor, IBM
  • Lavanya Sita Tekumalla, IISc Bangalore
  • Manoj Chinnakotla , Microsoft
  • Manjira Sinha, Accenture
  • Tanmoy Chakraborty, IIIT Delhi
  • Vasudeva Varma, IIIT Hyderabad
  • Varish Mulwad, GE Research
  • Vinayak Puranik, Amazon
  • Rishiraj Saha Roy, MPI
  • Abhinav Kumar, IIT Hyderabad

For any queries, please write to the Demo Chairs
- Niyati Chhaya, Adobe Research (nchhaya [at] adobe.com)
- Parth Gupta, Amazon (eparthgupta [at] gmail.com)