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The Sixteenth International Conference on Networks

ICN 2017

April 23 - 27, 2017 - Venice, Italy

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  • Colocated with other events part of NexComm 2017
  • Featuring the symposium:
    • SOFTNETWORKING 2017: The International Symposium on Advances in Software Defined Networking and Network Functions Virtualization
  • Posters will be presented during the conference
  • A Work in Progress track is available for preliminary work
  • A Research Ideas track is available for ideas in early stages
  • A Doctoral Forum track is available for discussing and publishing early PhD thesis research
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Dec. 5 January 18, 2017


February 20 February 26, 2017


March 5 March 10, 2017

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March 15, 2017

ISSN: 2308-4413
ISBN: 978-1-61208-546-3

Published by IARIA XPS Press

Archived in the free access ThinkMindTM Digital Library
Prints available at Curran Associates, Inc.
Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a IARIA Journal
Articles will be submitted to appropriate indexes.

conference contact:

All tracks/topics are open to both research and industry contributions.

Special Tracks:

DMM: Distributed Mobility Management - Towards Efficient and Scalable Mobile Networks
Chair and Coordinator: Nivia Cruz Quental, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil

MEDIATOOLS: Multimedia Applications and Tools
Chair and Coordinator: Ass. Prof. Dr. Alireza Abdollahpouri, University of Kurdistan - Sanandaj, Iran

AAFAA: Advances in Adaptive Filtering for Acoustic Applications
Chair and Coordinator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eng. Cristian Anghel, Telecommunications Department, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

SCIOT: Services, Cloud and Internet of Things
Chair and Coordinator: Bruno Tardiole Kuehne - Federal University of Itajubá - Research Group on Systems and Computer Engineering (GPESC), Brazil

OINDCN: Optical Interconnection Networks (OIN) for Data Center Network (DCN)
Chair and Coordinator: Dr. Qimin Yang, Harvey Mudd College, USA



Communication theory; Communications switching and routing; Communications modeling; Communications security; Computer communications; Distributed communications; Signal processing in communications; Multimedia and multicast communications; Wireless communications (satellite, WLL, 4G, Ad Hoc, sensor networks); Vehicular communications

New Internet technologies
SDN, SDX, NFV; 4G/5G and advanced mobile Internet;  Internet of X (everything, things, people, etc.); Internet, Virtualization and Cloud; Internet and Big Data;  Sensing and sensor networks;  Energy-aware networks; Content-oriented networking; Cellular cognitive networks; Future routing mechanisms

Next generation networks [NGN] principles; Storage area networks [SAN]; Access and home networks; High-speed networks; Optical networks;  Peer-to-peer and overlay networking; Mobile networking and systems; MPLS-VPN, IPSec-VPN networks; Vehicular Networks; GRID networks, Cloud and Visualization;  Broadband networks; Small cell networks; Sensing and sensor networks

Computation and networking
Cloud computing; Fog computing; Internet computing; Mobile computing; Ubiquitous computing; Real-time computing; Big data-based computing;  Services computing and opportunistic computing; High Performance Computing (HPC); Fast data processing;  Fast switching and routing protocols; Parallelization of algorithms and applications; Energy-efficient High Performance Computing

Networking metrics
Quality of service, service level agreement [QoS/SLA]; Reliability, availability, serviceabiliy [RAS]; Traffic engineering, metering, monitoring; Voice over IP services; Performance evaluation, tools, simulation; Network, control and service architectures; Network signalling, pricing and billing; Network middleware; Telecommunication networks architectures; On-demand networks, utility computing architectures; Applications and case studies

Next generation networks (NGN) and network management
NGN protocol design and evaluation NGN Standard Activities [ITU, TMF, 3/4/5GPP, IETF, etc.]; NGN Device Instrumentation; Network Management, scheduling and policy; NGN policy-based control; Networks policy-based management; Management of autonomic networks and systems; Delay tolerant networks; Mobility management


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