Call for Papers


Prospective authors are invited to submit technical papers of their previously unpublished work. All submissions should be written in English and should have 4-5 pages, including figures, all of them in the standard format pages. Ready versions of accepted papers exceeding five (5) pages, up to seven (8), will be allowed pending payment of overlength charges (75$ for each additional page), click here for more fee details. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the list below.

  • Network architectures and algorithms

  • Distributed systems design, implementation & application

  • Enterprise, datacenter, and storage area networks

  • SDN, NFV, and network programming

  • Experimental results from operational networks or network applications

  • Measurement of and statistics methods/machine learning/dat mining applied to networks

  • Network monitoring and diagnosis

  • Formal methods and network verification

  • Economic aspects of the Internet

  • Energy-aware communication

  • Network management and operations

  • Network security and privacy, censorship, transparency

  • Network, transport, and application-layer protocols

  • Fault-tolerance, reliability, and troubleshooting

  • Operating system and host support for networking

  • Novel physical layer technologies

  • Networking hardware (Router/switch/NIC) design

  • P2P and content (including video) distribution networks

  • Cloud and wide-area networking systems & infrastructure

  • Resource management, QoS, and signaling

  • Routing, traffic engineering, switching, and addressing

  • Wireless, mobile, and sensor networks

  • Edge, access, and home networks

  • Innovative uses of network data beyond communication


All submissions will be blind reviewed by the Program Committee on the basis of technical quality, relevance to conference topics of interest, originality, significance, and clarity. All accepted and presented papers will be published in International Conference Proceedings Series, which will be indexed by Ei Compendex and Scopus after the conference.


Papers must be unpublished and must not be submitted for publication elsewhere. All papers will be reviewed by Program Committee members and other experts active in the field to ensure high quality and relevance to the conference. Submissions should include author information, abstract, 5-10 keywords, and be in PDF format. Each submission must be 5 pages at least. It is imperative to prepare the paper using the standard template.



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