Online Conference

COVID-19 is undoubtedly having an enormous impact on the world. Governments around the world are now issuing restrictions on travel, gatherings, and meetings in an effort to limit and slow down the spread of the virus. The health and safety of all participants is our top priority. The goal of the online session is to help many more promising scholars to introduce their research. We hope the online conference of CONF-CDS 2020 will be valuable and engaging for both presenters and attendees.

Updated July 28th: The onsite conference at Stanford University had to be canceled. However, The CONF-CDS 2020 was not canceled. Welcome to CONF-CDS 2020, the conference has officially been posted online. We therefore invite you to connect with other academics or industry practitioners, comment, subscribe but most importantly enjoy CONF-CDS 2020. Click here to partake in the online conference.

Overall Format

All invited authors at the virtual conference will be giving their presentations using pre-recorded videos. The recommended length of the videos is around 15 minutes. Videos shorter than 12 minutes or longer than 18 minutes will not be accepted. An official YouTube channel of the online conference will be created. All accepted videos will be uploaded to said channel. Discussion on the content of the papers will be conducted in the comment section of the videos. You can refer to the ASPLOS 20 YouTube Channel for more information about the format of the conference.

Information for Authors

Treated in the same way as an onsite conference, speakers in the online conference will also receive a printed certificate of oral presentation. The presentation videos will be listed on the official YouTube channel permanently.

Important Dates

Dates (UTC-7) Events
July 20 Video Submission Deadline
July 29 Online Coference Begins
Aug. 03 Questions Collection Deadline
Aug. 09 Questions must be replied before this date

Conference Fees

Viewers of the online conference do not need to pay the conference participation fee. However, invited authors need to pay the processing fee.

Record & Upload Videos

Invited presenters can follow the instructions in THIS FILE to record and upload your presentations. Each video should contain a set of slides and should be timed to be within the time limit. The recommended length of the videos is around 15 minutes. Videos shorter than 12 minutes or longer than 18 minutes will not be accepted.The video and slides should be in widescreen format (16:9). The slides can be created in any presentation software e.g. PowerPoint, Keynote, etc. That allows you to export to PDF. You should upload the final video as well as and the exported slides in PDF format to and email the link to us.

Discussion Format

Comments and discussions are welcomed in the comment section of the videos. All participants may send the questions to us via email as well. We will send those questions privately to authors and the deadline for them to reply is Aug. 09. All the discussions will be concluded and posted in the comment section at last.


  • How many authors will be giving presentions online?

  • We will invite the 8 best authors (about 15 percent of all our authors) to show their interesting research results at our online conference.

  • It's too slow when I upload my video and presentation PDF file to / I can't access

  • You can choose other online storage platforms (, are our other recommendations) to upload your files. If your email service has the ability to send large files within their system, you could also send the files directly to us. PLEASE DO NOT upload the video directly to YouTube or any other video hosting websites by yourself and send us a link to it.