September 11-14, 2023
Las Vegas, NV, US

CASCON is the premier industrial and academic conference for advanced studies in computer science and software engineering sponsored by the IBM Canada Laboratory. Since 1991, CASCON has attracted software developers, researchers, innovators, technologists and decision-makers from academia, industry, and government, who come together to learn about technology trends, present papers, participate in workshops, and exhibit prototypes and solutions.

The conference program features thought- provoking keynotes, original research papers, stimulating workshops, and an engaging technology expo. Conference proceedings are published in the ACM Digital Library (

We are happy to announce that this year CASCON will be co-located at the 1st IBM TechXchange Conference, a new IBM global event series specifically designed for technical communities and experts from Sept 11-14, 2023 at Las Vegas, NV, US. The call for workshops and technical talks will follow in April.

Abstract submission Wednesday, April 26, 2023 (optional)
Paper submission Monday, May 1st 2023 (everyone on earth)
Notification of acceptance Friday July 7th 2023 (everywhere on earth)
Camera-ready papers Friday July 28th 2023 (everywhere on earth)



Come and see research findings from different backgrounds and specialties by our paper authors.

Paper Types

  • Regular papers - Original research papers at most 10 pages long (including references).
  • Short papers - Work in progress with some validation results, experience reports, new ideas and visionary papers based on supporting theory or evidence, and application papers at most 6 pages long (including references).

Best Paper Awards

Best Paper and Best Student Paper awards will be given to recognize the best technical contributions of the event in terms of originality, clarity, and potential impact. To be eligible for the Best Student Paper award, the primary author of the paper and contributor of the work must have been a student(s) at the time the work was done.


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

Industry Talks

Learn from a variety of speakers by attending our industry talks, where you will have the chance
to hear about innovative technologies and breakthroughs across various fields.


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

2022 wrap-up

WeaveSphere 2022, from November 15 - 17, gathered over 1000 attendees for an exciting three days of connecting, learning, and innovating. On behalf of IBM Advanced Studies and the CASCON x EVOKE 2022 Organizing Team, thank you to all of our attendees for your participation.