ACM MobiCom 2018, 29 October - 2 November, New Delhi

October 2, 2018

ACM MobiCom 2018, the Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking, is the twenty-fourth in a series of annual conferences sponsored by ACM SIGMOBILE dedicated to addressing the challenges in the areas of mobile computing and wireless and mobile networking. The MobiCom conference series serves as a highly selective, premier international forum addressing networks, systems, algorithms, and applications that support mobile computers and wireless networks. In addition to the regular conference program, MobiCom 2018 will include a set of workshops, tutorials, panels, research demonstrations, and a poster session that includes the ACM Student Research Competition. MobiCom will again feature the mobile app competition successfully introduced three years ago. The conference will be held in New Delhi, the historic capital city of India, from 29 October to 2 November 2018.

Topics of Interest
Papers addressing important challenges in access/communication, energy, computing, security and user experience as it applies to wireless networking and mobile computing form the core of the conference. The topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  •  Communications for Embedded and Energy-Harvesting Systems
  •  Edge Computing
  •  Long-Range/Low-Power Wide-Area Wireless Networking
  •  Low-Latency Networking
  •  Machine-to-Machine Communications
  •  Millimeter wave and Terahertz Communications
  •  Mobile Web
  •  Next-Generation 5G mobile networks
  •  Visible Light Communications
  •  Mobile Data Science & Analysis
  •  Mobile/Wireless Research & Cloud Computing
  •  Mobile/Wireless Research & Software-Defined Networking
  •  Sensing with Radio, Light, Sound, and Vibration Wearable Computing

Conference Highlights

  •  Keynote Talks
  •  Technical Paper and Poster Sessions
  •  Panel Discussion
  •  Demos
  •  Posters
  •  Tutorials (28 October 2018 at IIT Delhi)
  •  Mobile App Contest
  •  Student Research Competition (SRC)
  •  MobiJob (Student Career Evening)

Co-located Workshops

  •  C3VP
  •  CNetSys
  •  mmNets
  •  FICN
  •  WiNTECH
  •  Edgetech
  •  S3

Keynote Speakers

  •  Mukesh Ambani, Reliance Industries Ltd, India
  •  Monica Lam, Stanford University, USA
  •  Andrea Goldsmith, Stanford University, USA (Athena Lecture)
  •  Teresa Meng, Stanford University, USA (Fire Side Chat)
  •  Kathleen M. Carley, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  •  Kyle Jamieson, Princeton University, USA (RockStar Award Talk)
  •  Peter T. Kirstein, University College London, UK
  •  Don Towsley, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA (Test of Time Award Talk)
  •  Victor Bahl, Microsoft Research, USA (Test of Time Award Talk)

ACM MobiCom 2018 Scholarships
Scholarships are available to select Faculty and Students in India. Priority would be given to faculty and students who have a paper in the main conference or the conference workshops. Please see the ACM MobiCom 2018 home page for details.

Conference Venue
The conference will be held at Le-Meridien Hotel, Windsor Place, New Delhi, India. The conference banquet will be held at the Shangri-La's Eros Hotel, New Delhi, India. Please see the ACM MobiCom 2018 home page ( for detailed information.