The 36th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2017)

May 1-4 2017

Atlanta, GA, USA

Call for Papers

IEEE INFOCOM 2017 solicits research papers describing significant and innovative research contributions to the field of computer and data communications networks. We invite submissions on a wide range of research topics, spanning both theoretical and systems research. Topics include:

  • Big data and data processing for networks
  • Cellular networks
  • Cloud computing
  • Cognitive radio networks
  • Cooperative networking
  • Cross-layer optimization and control
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Cyber-physical systems
  • Datacenter networking
  • Delay tolerant networks
  • Energy efficiency
  • Fault tolerance, reliability and survivability
  • Flow and congestion control
  • Game theory in networks
  • Information security and privacy
  • Information centric networking
  • Interference management and mitigation
  • Internet of Things
  • Localization and location-based services
  • Medium access control
  • MIMO-based networking
  • Mobile cloud computing
  • Mobility management and models
  • Multimedia networking
  • Network calculus
  • Network coding
  • Network economics and pricing
  • Network management
  • Network measurement and analysis
  • Network security and privacy
  • Network virtualization
  • Optical networks
  • Overlay and peer-to-peer networks
  • Quality of Service and resource management
  • Router and switch design
  • Routing & Multicast
  • Scaling laws and fundamental limits
  • Scheduling and buffer management
  • Smart antenna based networking
  • Smart grid
  • Smartphone and mobile applications
  • Social computing and networks
  • Software defined networking
  • Tactile Internet
  • Vehicular networks
  • Web applications and content distribution
  • Wireless security and privacy
  • Wireless sensor networks
Accepted and presented papers will be published in the IEEE INFOCOM 2017 Conference Proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore®. Full details of submission procedures and requirements for authors of accepted papers are available at
To encourage authors to submit their best work to the conference and to reduce unnecessary burden on the reviewers, we limit each individual to submit as author or co-author on no more than 8 papers.

Important Dates

Abstract Due Friday, 22 July 2016 (11:59pm EDT)
Full Paper Due Friday, 29 July 2016 (11:59pm EDT)
Notification of Acceptance Friday, 25 November 2016 (11:59pm EDT)

General Chair

  • Ozgur B. Akan (Koc University, Turkey)

Technical Program Chairs

  • Falko Dressler (Paderborn University, Germany)
  • Eylem Ekici (Ohio State University, USA)
  • Wenye Wang (NC State University, USA)

Technical Program Vice-Chair for Information System

  • Ming Li (University of Arizona, USA)