Call For Participation

The Tenth International Conference on COMmunication Systems and NETworkS (COMSNETS) will be held in Bangalore, India, during January 3-7, 2018. 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.

The conference will recognize one or more papers, demos, posters, and Graduate Student forum presentations with awards, including cash prizes.


Technical Program Topics

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

  • 5G and wireless broadband networks
  • Technologies for 6-100 GHz spectrum
  • Visible Light Communications
  • Heterogeneous networks (HetNets)
  • Cognitive radio and white-space networking
  • Economics of networks
  • Energy-efficient communications
  • Cloud computing
  • Enterprise, data center, and storage-area networks
  • Internet architecture and protocols, Internet science and emergent behavior
  • Mobility and location management
  • Mobile Sensing
  • Traffic analysis and engineering
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Caching & content delivery systems
  • Information/Content centric networks (ICN)
  • Network management and operations
  • Network security and privacy
  • Trusted computing
  • Network science
  • Online social networks
  • Overlay communications, content distribution
  • Wireless adhoc and sensor networks
  • Systems and networks for smarter energy and sustainability
  • Vehicular communications
  • Smart Grid communications and networking
  • Machine Learning and AI in Networking
  • Big Data Analytics in Networking, including IoT Analytics
  • Cognition and Cognitive Computing in Networking

Conference Highlights

The conference will comprise of several -

  • Keynote/Invited/Banquet Talks
  • Technical Paper and Poster Sessions
  • Graduate Research Forum
  • Panel Discussions
  • Demos & Exhibits
  • Mentoring Sessions
  • Co-located Workshops
    • WACI (Big Data Analytics & IoT)
    • Social Networking
    • Intelligent Transportation Systems
    • Networked Healthcare
  • Mobile India
  • ASSET

The main conference, including keynote and invited talks, will be held on January 4-6 2018.

The workshops will be held on the first and last days of the conference i.e January 3 and January 7.

ASSET will be held on January 8 and January 9.


For any queries please contact us at [email protected]

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Lixia Zhang

Lixia Zhang

UCLA, USA
Krishna Gummadi

Krishna Gummadi

MPI-SWS, Germany
Dhananjay Gore

Dhananjay Gore

Qualcomm Research, India

BANQUET SPEAKER

INVITED SPEAKERS »

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Kirill Kogan

IMDEA Networks, Spain

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Binbin Chen

Advanced Digital Sciences Center, Singapore

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Samir R. Das

Stony Brook University, USA

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Kaushik Roy Chowdhury

Northeastern University, USA

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Mahesh K. Marina

The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Biplab Sikdar

National University of Singapore, Singapore

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Prasenjit Dey

IBM Research, India

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Georg Carle

Technical University of Munich, Germany

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Raghunath Nambiar

UCS, Cisco Systems

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Lipika Dey

TCS Innovation Labs, India

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Venu Veeravalli

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Panel Discussions »

WACI Workshop »

Keynote Speaker

Venkat Padmanabhan

Venkat Padmanabhan

Microsoft Research, India

Invited Speakers

Jaisimha Rao

Jaisimha Rao

TartanSense, India

Mukundhan Srinivasan

Mukundhan Srinivasan

NVIDIA, India

Dev Chandan

Dev Chandan

SeeHow, India

Social Networking Workshop »

Keynote Speaker

Prasenjit Mitra

Prasenjit Mitra

Pennsylvania State University, USA

Invited Speakers

Alpan Raval

Alpan Raval

LinkedIn, India

Manish Gupta

Manish Gupta

Microsoft R&D, India

Debasish Ganguly

Debasish Ganguly

IBM Research, Ireland

ITS Workshop »

Keynote Speaker

Swaroop Darbha

Swaroop Darbha

Texas A&M University, USA

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Satish Ukkusuri

Satish Ukkusuri

Purdue University, USA

Invited Speaker

C S Shankar Ram

C S Shankar Ram

IIT Madras, India

NetHealth Workshop »

Keynote Speakers

Sivaraj Sethunamasivayam

Sivaraj Sethunamasivayam

IBM Watson Health, USA

Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam

Dr. Mohanasankar Sivaprakasam

HITC, IIT Madras, India