The 7th IEEE Latin-American Conference on Communications (LatinCom 2015)

4-6 NOVEMBER 2015


Call for Papers

Topics of Interest

Areas of interest include and are not limited to the following topics:


  • Networking for Cloud computing
  • Mobile Cloud Computing
  • Communications for Smart Grids
  • Peer-to-Peer networking
  • Social Networks
  • Network Virtualization
  • Content-oriented Infrastructures
  • Big Data Management
  • Software DEfined Network
  • Network Function Virtualizatio
Wireless Communications and Networking

  • 5G and 4G Communications and Networking
  • Device-to-Device and Machine-to-Machine communications
  • Internet of things and Smart Cities
  • Cognitive networks and Cross-layer design
  • Ad Hoc, sensor, mesh and access networks
  • Radio, Satellite and space communications
  • Software Defined Networking and wireless cloud
Communication Services

  • Quality of Experience and Quality of Services
  • Services for disaster situations and humanitarian services
  • Broadcast services (Digital TV, HDTV, IPTV, etc.)
  • Multimedia services and Applications
  • Service Security and Privacy
  • Location-based Information Systems
  • E-health
  • E-governance
Sustainable Communications and Energy Efficiency

  • Green wireless and fixed-line communications
  • Energy-efficient protocols and networks
  • Green Data Centers and Cloud Networking
  • Energy-Efficient Datacenters and Networks
Optical networks

  • Elastic networks
  • Access networks
  • Optical communications
  • Optical & wireless convergence
Communications Systems and Signal Processing

  • Communication theory
  • Signal processing and communication electronics
Communication QoS, Reliability and
Performance Modeling

  • Communications systems integration and modeling
  • Performance evaluation
  • Reliability of systems and networks
  • Traffic engineering and traffic theory
  • Traffic characterization and measurements
Enabling technologies

  • Network management
  • Switching and Routing
  • Internet protocols
  • Communications protocols
  • Security


Important Deadlines

Submission of Full Papers July 25, 2015
Submission of Tutorial Proposals July 25, 2015
Notification of Acceptance September 15, 2015
Submission of Camera-Ready Papers September 30, 2015





Paper Submission

We invite authors to submit high-quality full papers reporting original and novel research results on all  above topics. Papers must be written in English, unpublished and not submitted elsewhere. Full papers must  be formatted as the standard IEEE double-column conference template and submitted exclusively in PDF on  JEMS ( at the IEEE LATINCOM 2015 page. Maximum 6 pages are allowed for each  paper, including all illustrations and references.

* Papers selected for publication and presented at the Conference will be published and indexed in IEEE Xplore.

Call for Tutorial Proposals

Proposals are invited for half-/full-day tutorials on topics of interest of the conference. Proposals must  be submitted by e-mail, including title, abstract, full contact  information, introduction to the subject, preferred length, past history, biography of the lecturer, and the detailed outline.

Special Issue

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit a revised version of their paper to a special issue to be published in the IEEE Latin-America Transactions