Paper Submission and Dates

Please submit novel papers including references with up to 6 pages in IEEE style via the SC Linklings site.

Submitted papers will be reviewed by at least 3 members of the XLOOP Program Committee. Last year’s papers were published by IEEE TCHPC; we plan to publish in IEEE TCHPC again this year.

Important dates

Submissions due:September 17, 2021
Author notification:September 30, 2021
Video recording due:October 25, 2021
Reproducibility info due:October 31, 2021
Camera-ready version:October 31, 2021
Workshop @ SC:AM, Friday, Nov. 19, 2021


Templates may be found at the IEEE site here:


XLOOP follows the SC21 reproducibility guidelines for our accepted papers. Papers that append reproducibility information to their papers will be able to do so beyond the normal page limit, and upon review, these papers will be highlighted at the workshop and on the website.

Copyrights and releases

Please submit your papers for any internal review required by your institution as soon as possible so you are ready to quickly submit copyright and video releases.


XLOOP is working with IEEE TCHPC for publishing and indexing the proceedings.

The submission to IEEE TCHPC is handled by a separate submission system from the SC site.

The final deadline for all submissions is Sunday, October 31.

The formatting templates are here.

The submission site is here.

Video recording

All talks must have a video recording following the SC guidelines here.

These must be uploaded by Monday, October 25.