Call for Papers


Important Conference Deadlines

Paper Submission Deadline: Feburary 20th, 2017
Notification of Paper Acceptance: March 28th, 2017
Final Paper & Copyright: April 15, 2017

Prospective authors are invited to submit high-quality original technical papers reporting original research of theoretical or applied nature for presentation at the conference and publication in the ICMWT 2017 Proceedings. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed. The manuscripts must be prepared in English, following the Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings with a maximum length of six (10) printed pages without incurring additional page charges (maximum 2 additional pages are allowed with over length page charge of USD100 for each page if accepted). Papers exceeding 12pages will not be accepted. Please note that every accepted paper must be accompanied by at least one FULL registration and must be presented in the conference. Accepted, registered and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Only pdf files are accepted.

Conference Scope and Topics are the following (but are not limited to):

Track 1. Advancement in SDN technology
Track 2. SDN and NFV
Track 3. Interworking with legacy networks, Application and management of SDN/NFV
Track 4. Artificial Intelligence
Track 5. Internet of Things
Track 6. Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering
Track 7. Communications and Network Security
Track 8. Future Networks and Communications
Track 9. Network Applications

Track 1 – Track 8

Track 1. Advancement in SDN technology
SDN & Virtualization architectures, Advanced SDN services & validation, Service chaining & orchestration
New controller architectures, Security & management on SDN, Experimentation & deployments
Track 2. SDN and NFV
NFV and SDN, Advances NFV infrastructure, NFV management & orchestration
NFV Software architecture, Reliability and availability, Integration of SDN and NFV
Track 3. Interworking with legacy networks, Application & management of SDN/NFV
SDN architectures, Experimentation deployments, Management architeture for SDN/ NFV

Track 4. Artificial Intelligence
AI for Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence tools and Applications,Knowledge-based Systems, modelling-identification and control of robotic systems, wireless and Mobile sensor networks for robot navigation
Track 5. Internet of Things
Mobile IoT, IoT device or circuit design, IoT applications and services, IoT analytics, IoT architecture
Knowledge representation in IoT, Iot for Big data, IoT and Robotics, IoT for smart grids, Case studies and evaluations for IoT
Track 6. Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering
Distributed Object-Oriented Systems, Reusable Object-Oriented Architectures and Applications, Safety and Security Critical Software, Development and Maintenance, Software Maintenance and Evaluation, Knowledge Acquisition, Data Warehousing and Data Mining, Knowledge-Based and Expert Systems, Knowledge Representation and Retrieval, Knowledge Engineering Tools and Techniques, Time and Knowledge Management Tools, Knowledge Visualization, Knowledge reengineering, Decision Support Systems, Expert Systems
Track 7. Communications and Network Security
Biometric authentication and identity management, network forensics, Data and application security
Availability of communications, Key management and PKI for networks, Intrusion detection and prevention, Mobile security, Outsourcing of network and data communication services, Secure routing, network management, Security for big data, Security in cloud computing, Security in the Internet of Things, Security in peer-to-peer networks and social networks, e-mail security

Track 8. Future Networks and Communications
Network Protocols and Architectures, Social Networking, Machine-to-Machine Networking, Home Networks, Wireless and Mobile Networks, Ad hoc and Sensor Networks, Cellular Networks, Content Distribution Networks, Cloud Service & Application, Cloud Computing and Network Virtualization, Future Network applications, LTE-Advanced Network and Communication, Optical Camera Communications, Wireless Sensor Network, Internet-based Computing Model, Parallel and Distributed Processing, MoIP and Computer Networks

Submitted papers will subject to stringent peer review by at least three experts and carefully evaluated based on originality, significance and clarity of exposition. Accepted papers will be published in LNEE Series by Springer, which will be submitted to EI and Scopus to be indexed. Furthermore, the selected papers will be published in the special issues of prestigious international journals after further revision.