IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Healthcare and E-health (IEEE CICARE)

IEEE CICARE 2021 is the first Symposium of its kind, established since 2013, that brings together leading research and clinical scientists, engineers, practitioners, technology and solution providers to discuss state-of-the-art in theory and practice of computational intelligence, for addressing the growing scale and complexity of real-world healthcare and e-health problems. The Symposium will also feature Panel discussions to outline future research directions and challenges in this emerging multi-disciplinary field.


  • Big Data Analytics and Visualization
  • Multimodal data analysis
  • Ontology Driven Knowledge Management
  • Cloud Computing and Internet of Things (IoT) Applications
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Privacy and Security
  • Personalized, Preventative and Prognostic (e)healthcare
  • Social Media
  • Gamification and Medical Education
  • Assisted Living and Assistive Technologies
  • Biosensors and Sensor Networks
  • Telemedicine
  • Grid computing
  • Interoperability
  • Medical and clinical Informatics
  • Confidentiality and Data Security
  • Wearable Devices for e-health
  • Semantic Interoperability
  • Cognitive Informatics
  • Affective Computing
  • Human-Machine Interfaces
  • ICT, Ageing and Disability
  • Mobile technologies for Healthcare applications (m-Health)
  • Evaluation and usability
  • Healthcare Knowledge Management and Information Systems
  • Personal e-Health Records and Standards
  • Pervasive Health Systems and Services
  • Computer Vision
  • Pattern recognition and Machine Learning
  • Public Health
  • Integrating genetics with e- and m-health
  • Therapeutic and Rehabilitation approaches
  • Other emerging topics in e-health and healthcare

Symposium Chairs

Amir Hussain (, Edinburgh Napier University, UK)

Aziz Sheikh (,University of Edinburgh, UK)

Mufti Mahmud (, Nottingham Trent University, UK)