In light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) developments and travel restrictions issued, we have made the tough decision to postpone the conference 2020 International Conference on Big Data and Blockchain (ICBDB 2020) to be held on online during Nov. 14-16, 2020.

ICBDB 2020 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results in the field of Big Data and Blockchain.

With the theme “Big Data and Blockchain”, ICBDB 2020 aspires to keep up with advances and changes to a consistently morphing field. Leading researchers and industry experts from around the globe will be presenting the latest studies through papers and oral presentations. 

ICBDB 2020 is organized by HKSRA.

Online Presentation Guidelines

1. Software Cisco Webex Meetings Download linkage:https://www.webex.com/downloads.html/

2. Hardware A computer (desktop or laptop) with a stable internet connection (WIFI or cable), a microphone (built-in or external), loud speakers (or preferably a headset) and a camera for video transmission (built-in or external).


All accepted papers will be published in the digital conference proceedings which will send to be indexed by all major citation databases such as Ei Compendex, Scopus, CPCI, Google Scholar, Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA), Inspec, SCImago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), EBSCO, CrossRef, Thomson Reuters (WoS), etc. 

A selection of papers will be recommended to be published in journals.

Key Dates

Abstract Submission: Aug. 25, 2020

Full Submission: Oct. 10, 2020

Author Notification: Oct. 28, 2020

Final Version: Nov. 5, 2020

Registration: Nov. 5, 2020

Main Conference: Nov. 14-16, 2020


Prospective authors are welcome to submit your research paper to ICBDB 2020 through the Online Submission System. If you are a new user, you need to sign up firstly, for the presenter, please submit the abstract via this system as well.

Please Download the Full paper template here: Paper Template 

Abstract Submission(Presenters): the submitted abstract should contain a sufficient summary of the paper and outline of goals, results and conclusion, including conveying sufficient understanding when reading in isolation from the paper. Abstract Template

Online Conference

As the world is now experiencing the widespread sustained transmission of respiratory illness caused by COVID-19, with the consideration of the health and safety of all our participants, the conference organizing committee of ICBDB 2020 have to change the conference mode into virtual (online) conference.

After the conference, all the accepted and registered full papers will be arranged to modify the format and sent to be published as planned. The specific arrangement and program of the virtual conference will be announced soon. Please kindly stay tuned!

Join as Listener

The ICBDB is a global event focused on Big Data and Blockchain. It is a good chance and an effective platform to meet many renowned experts and researchers in the field of Big Data and Blockchain. Welcome you to attend the great event.

Join as Reviewer

We sincerely welcome professors, associate professors, teachers and other experts to join the conference as a reviewer. We sincerely welcome you to send email to icbdb@hksra.org for further information. Your request will be processed in 5 working days. Sincerely welcome you to join us.

Join as Presenter

If you are interested in giving a presentation at the conference, without publishing your paper in the proceeding, you can choose to attend the conference as a Presenter. As a presenter, you shall submit an abstract of your presentation before register. For further information, please contact us at icbdb@hksra.org.

Local Chair



Newcastle University, UK


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ICBDB 2020 will be held at Newcastle University, in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Click)

The submission system for ICBDB 2020 is open! (Click)