Call for Papers IFIP International Conference Network of the Future Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Brisbane, Australia 20-23 September 2010

Programme Committee Chairs

Guy Pujolle, UPMC, France

S. V. Raghavan, IITM, India

Programme Committee Members

Ozgur B. Akan, Middle East Technical U.,Turkey

Pedro A. Aranda Gutierrez, Telefonica,Spain

Luis Orozco Barbosa, UCM, Spain

Alessandro Bassi, Hitachi, France

Chris Blondia, University of Antwerp, Belgium

Raouf Boutaba , Waterloo University, Canada

Dariusz Bursztynowski , TPSA, Poland

Lee Bu Sung, Francis, NTU, Singapore

Georg Carle , TUM, Germany

Matteo Cesana, Milano, Italy

Chih-Yung Chang, Tamkang University, Taiwan

Hakima Chaouchi, Telecom SudParis, France

Omar Cherkaoui, UQAM, Canada

Arek Dadej, University of South Australia, Australia

Simon Dobson, University College Dublin, Ireland

Mischa Dolher, CTTC, Spain

William Donnelly, WIT, Irland

Emmanuel Dotaro, Alcatel, France

Otto Duarte, UFRJ, Brazil

Wissam Fawaz, Lebanese American U., Lebanon

Luigi Fratta, Milano, Italy

Dominique Gaïti, UTT, France

Alex Galis, UCL, UK

Mario Gerla, UCLA, USA

Annie Gravey, Telecom Bretagne, France

Gunther Harring, University of Vienna, Austria

Bijan Jabbari, Mason University, USA

Shengming Jiang, South China U of Tech., China

Daniel Kofman, Telecom ParisTech, France

Matti Latva-aho, University of Oulu, Finland

Thomas Magedanz, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

Herman de Meer, Passau, Germany

Edmundo Monteiro, DEI, Portugal

José-Marcos Nogueira, FUMG, Brazil

Mai Trang Nguyen, UPMC, France

Harry Perros, NCSU, USA

Reinhard Posch, CIO, Austria

Ramon Puigjaner, Baleares Island U., Spain

Jennifer Rexford, Princeton, USA

James Roberts, Orange Labs, France

Roberto Sabella, Coritel, Italy

Adrian Segall, Technion, Israel

Joan Serrat, UPC, Spain

Fabrizio Sestini, European Commission

Joao da Silva, European Commission

Junehwa Song, KAIST, Korea

Paulo de Sousa, European Commission

Yutaka Takahashi, Kyoto University, Japan

Phuoc Tran-Gia, Wurzburg, Germany

Kurt Tutschku, Vienna, Austria

Vilas Wuwongse, AIT Bangkok, Thailand

Yabin Ye, Huawei Technologies

Djamal Zeghlache, Telecom SudParis, France

Conference topics
Network of the Future-2010 conference will provide an international technical forum for experts from industry and academia everywhere in the world to exchange ideas and present results of ongoing research in the Internet of the future, Post-IP architecture and Beyond IP. This conference is part of the IFIP World Congress celebrating both the Golden Jubilee of IFIP. Topics include, but are not limited to:

· Post-IP solutions, Stratum-based architecture, etc.

· Convergence, New improvements in IMS and NGN

· Optical Communications and Networking

· GMPLS, Ethernet Carrier Grade, Burst Switching, WDM Systems

· Broadband Networks, Heterogeneous Networks

· Cognitive and Reconfigurable Networks

· Converged Optical-Wireless Networks, Ad hoc and Mesh Networks

· Wireless Communications, Wi-Fi NG, WiMAX phase 2 and 3

· 4G systems; Radio Resource Management, Cognitive radio

· The Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks

· Autonomic networking, Orchestration plane, Governing solution

· Decentralized management, Intelligent piloting, Aware solution

· Virtualization, virtual networks, virtual wireless equipment

· Network on the fly, Virtual control, Virtual radio, Isolation

· High secure networking

· Strong authentication, privacy, confidentiality

· Performance and Experiment

Paper Submission
Papers must not substantially overlap with papers that have been published or are simultaneously submitted to a journal or another conference with proceedings. Papers must be written in English; they should be at most 12 pages in total, including bibliography and well-marked appendices. Papers should be intelligible without appendices, if any.

Accepted papers will be presented at the conference and published in the IFIP AICT (Advances in Information and Communication Technology) Series by Springer. Submitted and accepted papers must follow the publisher’s guidelines for the IFIP AICT Series (, Author templates, Manuscript preparation in Word). At least one author of each accepted paper must register to the conference and present the paper.

All papers must be submitted in electronic form through the web via by the deadline indicated below. Papers submitted after this deadline will be discarded without review.

Important dates
Submission of papers: February 15, 2010
Notification to authors: April 20, 2010
Camera-ready copies: May 15, 2010