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 has had a long and mutually beneficial relationship with its student volunteers in the past years many of whom have been absorbed in the industry including top multinational corporations. Here are some compelling reasons why you will want to volunteer at COMSNETS 2018:

Why Volunteer?

  • Be a part of the FLAGSHIP conference of the country in the areas of Communications, Networks, Systems and Applications
  • Access to all conference sessions and workshops
  • A chance to mingle and share your ideas and network with thought leaders and gurus of the industry
  • Get to meet potential employers and future colleagues
  • Discuss and learn about cutting edge research/innovative business & technology from thought leaders in the area gathered from all over the globe
  • Getting a behind-the-scenes look at the conference

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Your conference registration is complimentary and includes invites to Welcome Reception and Banquet Dinner **
  • AC 3 Tier train fare and boarding and lodging at IISc guest house
  • For local volunteers, all local conveyance would be reimbursed
  • Enjoy complimentary lunch & tea every day at Conference Venue
  • Complimentary high quality COMSNETS 2018 T-Shirt

Volunteers assist and support the following key areas of the conference:

  • Monitoring Session Rooms
  • Assisting at the Registration Desk
  • Preparing Conference kits
  • Giving directional help
  • Changing Signage outside halls
  • Crowd Control
  • Online publicity of conference
  • Preparation leading up to the conference


  • Applicants must be physically present on all 5 days of the conference without fail
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older (on or before 3 Jan 2018)
  • Applicants must be undergraduate, or graduate students enrolled full time

How to Apply:

Apply by filling up this google form.

Important Dates

Deadline for application 30th September 2017
Notification date 18th October 2017
Final Confirmation by Volunteers 31st October 2017


Please contact Ananda Krishna if you have any questions about volunteering at COMSNETS 2018.

Please Note: It is a mandatory requirement for all ACM and IEEE conferences that any one who has a paper, has to register at FULL rates, including students.

** Conference registration is mandatory for students with an accepted paper/poster/graduate forum proposal. There will be no waiver for the same.