31st IEEE International Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems 8th-11th October 2012. Irvine, California.

Sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society

A special registration of $150 is available for workshop on Cyber-physical System. Use the link below for the online registration.

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General Conditions

  • Each paper must have at least 1 dedicated registration by July 17; otherwise it will not be included in the conference program and proceedings.
  • A student cannot register at the student rate if she/he is the only author who registers.
  • If an author has more than 1 paper accepted, the author should pay 1 Full registration fee and 50% for each other accepted paper. However, only one registration kit will be given.
  • If an author is an IEEE member or IEEE student member, he/she will get a discount, as specified in the registration form.
  • Cancellation requests received on or before September 10, 2012 are fully refundable less a processing fee of 10% of the amount paid. There will be no refunds after September 10, 2012. All cancellation requests must be in writing via email to madrias [at] mst [dot] edu.

Registration Fee Table


Registration Type By August 15, 2012 After August 15, 2012
IEEE Member 635 USD 735 USD
Non-IEEE Member 735 USD 835 USD
Student IEEE Member 465 USD 565 USD
Student Non-IEEE Member 565 USD 665 USD


Registration Type Rate
Workshop Only 365 USD
For Attending Symposium and Workshops 635+250 USD

Symposium registration fees include: a CD ROM of the proceedings; reception (hors d'oeuvre) on 9th evening; breakfast, breaks and lunch on 9th Oct, breakfast, breaks, lunch and banquet dinner on 10th October, breakfast, lunch, and breaks on Wednesday, 11th October.

Workshop Registration Fees

Workshop registration for people who would like to attend the Workshop ONLY is $365.00. Workshop registration fees include: A CD ROM copy of the workshop and conference proceedings, breakfast, lunch and coffee breaks.

PhD Forum

Registration fee for PhD forum students is $465 which includes access to all symposium activities. Note that if a student has also a symposium paper then symposium rate ($635) will apply and in addition student has to pay 50% for the PhD forum paper.


Submission of Abstract (recommended): 26th March 2012
Full Paper Submission: 16th April 2012
2nd April 2012
Author notification: 27th June 2012
20th June 2012
Camera-ready: 27thJuly 2012
16th July 2012
Workshops: 8th/11th October 2012
Conference: 8th-11th October 2012

Symposium Co-Chairs

Sanjay Madria, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
Sharad Mehrotra, University of California-Irvine, USA

Technical Program Committee Co-Chairs

Takahiro Hara, Osaka University, Japan
Leszek Lilien, Western Michigan University, USA
Istvan Majzik, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

Finance Chair

Sriram Chellappan, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA

Local Arrangements Co-Chairs

Phillip Sheu, University of California-Irvine,USA

George Wang, California State University, USA

Publication Chair

Biswajit Panja, University of Michigan-Flint, USA

Best Paper Award Co-Chairs

Anoop Singhal, NIST, USA
Atul Prakash, University of Michigan, USA

Workshop Co-Chairs

Pin Zhou, IBM Almaden, USA
Ravi Prakash, University of Texas at Dallas, USA

PhD Forum Co-Chairs

Aniruddha Gokhale, Vanderbilt University, USA
Qi Han, Colorado School of Mines, USA

Publicity Co-Chairs

Nayot Poolsappasit, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
Anriban Mondal, IIITD, India

SC Liaisons

Bharat Bhargava, Purdue University, USA