November 22 - 26, 2021


CASCON x EVOKE 2021, taking place November 22-26, is the premier industrial and academic conference for advanced studies in computer science and software engineering - sponsored by IBM Advanced Studies and EVOKE Foundation.

We invite high quality submissions of regular (10-page) and short (6-page) papers describing original and unpublished results. Conference proceedings are published in the ACM Digital Library.

  • Abstract submission: June 1, 2021 June 15, 2021
  • Paper submission: June 8, 2021 June 22, 2021

Call For Papers (EXTENDED DATES)

Intelligent Systems and Software

IBM Advanced Studies is committed to organizing meaningful digital delivery through COVID-19 restrictions. The second virtual CASCON x EVOKE will once again prioritize opportunities to network, present and learn by leveraging technology to ensure user experience and community participation.


Come and see research findings from different backgrounds and specialties submitted by our Paper Authors.


You will have the opportunity to present, discuss, and debate ideas, challenges, emerging technologies and project directions in an interdisciplinary environment.

Dev Talks

We are bringing in a series of industrial technological talks on everything AI, Blockchain, Cloud Computing, Data, Extended Reality, Quantum Computing, Software Engineering and more.

Expo Rooms

Our famous technology showcase is interactive, innovative, and includes diverse exhibits of research interests, technologies, joint projects, and collaboration opportunities.

Organization Committee


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Evoke brings together the developer community in Toronto for one of the largest developer conferences and events in Canada. Evoke's mission is to inspire, excite, motivate and unite Canada's leading developers, engineers, data scientists, tech leaders and entrepreneurs.

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