Call For Papers


The Eighth International Conference on COMmunication Systems and NETworkS (COMSNETS) will be held in Bangalore, India, during January 5-9, 2016. COMSNETS is a premier international conference dedicated to advances in Networking and Communications Systems. The conference is a yearly event for a world-class gathering of researchers from academia and industry, practitioners, and business leaders, providing a forum for discussing cutting edge research, and directions for new innovative business and technology.

The conference will include a highly selective technical program consisting of submitted papers, a small set of invited papers on important and timely topics from well-known leaders in the field, and poster session of work in progress.

Focused workshops and panel discussions will be held on emerging topics to allow for a lively exchange of ideas. International business and government leaders will be invited to share their perspectives, and will complement the technical program.


Topics of Interest

The topics of interest for the technical program include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Wireless Broadband and Cellular Networks
  • Wireless Communications Theory & Systems
  • Cooperative Communications
  • Cross Layer Optimization
  • Wireless Adhoc & Sensor Networks, Internet of Things
  • Cognitive Radio and White-space Networking
  • Vehicular Networks
  • Energy-efficient Networking
  • Traffic Analysis & Engineering
  • Mobility & Location Management
  • Network Management and Operations
  • Network Security and Privacy
  • Future Internet Architecture & Protocols
  • Internet Science & Emergent Behavior
  • Networked Applications
  • Online Social Networks
  • Overlay Communications, Content Distribution
  • Smarter Energy Networks and Sustainability
  • Network Economics
  • Cloud Computing
  • Enterprise, Data Center & Storage Area Networks

Conference Highlights

The conference will comprise of several -

  • Keynote/Plenary/Banquet Talks
  • Technical Paper and Poster Sessions
  • Co-located Workshops
  • Ph.D. Forum
  • Panel Discussions
  • Demos & Exhibits