COMSNETS 2022, 3 to 9 January, Bangalore (hybrid): Call for Participation

November 17, 2021

Please consider participating in the 14th International Conference on Communication Systems & Networks (COMSNETS 2022, 3 to 9 January, Bangalore) and distribute this Call for Participation to any of your colleagues or students who might be interested.

COMSNETS is a premier international conference dedicated to advances in networking and communication systems. 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 and demo sessions of work in progress. Additionally, 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:

  • 5G and wireless broadband networks
  • Technologies for 6-100 GHz spectrum
  • Edge and fog computing/networking
  • Studies on testbeds and large scale experimental platforms
  • Long-range/Low-power wide-area wireless networking
  • Connected unmanned aerial/terrestrial/underwater systems
  • CubeSats / Satellite Networking
  • WLAN, RFID and NFC
  • Visible light communications
  • Heterogeneous networks (HetNets)
  • Cognitive radio & white-space networking
  • Economics of networks
  • Energy-efficient communications
  • Cloud computing
  • Enterprise, data center, & storage-area networks
  • Internet architecture and protocols, Internet science & 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
  • SDN/NFV and Network Programmability
  • Internet Measurement and Modeling
  • Networks for smarter energy & sustainability
  • Vehicular Networks & Intelligent Transportation
  • Smart Grid communications & networking
  • Machine Learning and AI in Networking
  • Big Data/IoT Analytics in Networking
  • Blockchain and Distributed Ledger

COMSNETS provides generous travel grants to international student applicants who have an accepted paper in the conference. Please see the conference home page for details.

Keynote Speakers

  • Dina Katabi, MIT, USA
  • Arogyaswami Paulraj, Stanford University, USA
  • Lili Qiu, University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • Rajesh Sundaresan, IISc Bangalore, India
  • Ellen W. Zegura, Georgia Tech, USA

Invited Speakers

  • Ana Aguiar, University of Porto, Portugal
  • Avhishek Chatterjee, IIT Madras, India
  • Sreelakshmi Manjunath, IIT Mandi, India
  • Sudip Misra, IIT Kharagpur, India
  • Srinivas Narayana, Rutgers University, USA
  • Neeraja Sahasrabudhe, IISER Mohali, India
  • Arunesh Sinha, Singapore Management University, Singapore
  • Elahé Soltanaghai, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • Koji Yatani, The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Xia Zhou, Dartmouth College, USA

Poster Session is a forum to showcase preliminary/ongoing work in the area of computer networking and communications. Accepted posters will be published in the conference proceedings.

Demos and Exhibits invites demos from researchers, startups, and corporates showcasing cutting-edge technologies and their applications. All accepted demos will be considered for the Best Demo Award.

Additional Highlights

  • Technical Papers and Poster Session
  • Graduate Research Forum
  • Women in Engineering
  • Tutorial Sessions
  • Panel Discussions
  • Mentoring Sessions

Co-located Workshops

  • Cyber Security and Privacy Workshop
  • Standards Driven Research
  • NetHealth
  • LastMileS
  • ITS

COMSNETS 2022 is In-Cooperation with ACM, ACM SIGCOMM, ACM SIGMOBILE, MeitY, and TSDSI; Technical Co-Sponsor IEEE and IEEE ComSoc.

For queries email [email protected].