IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunications Systems
6-9 November 2016 – J N Tata Auditorium, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Call for Papers-WiE MiniConference

Tenth IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunications Systems (ANTS) Sponsored by IEEE Communications Society
November 6-9, 2016
Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, India

CALL FOR PAPERS: IEEE ANTS Women in Engineering (WiE) Mini Conference

Call for Papers-WiE Mini Conf – PDF

The 10th IEEE ANTS is introducing a new WiE track – a one day mini-conference – as part of IEEE ANTS 2016 to be held on 8 Nov 2016

Convergence Technologies: WiN with WiT: Nov 8, 9 AM to 9 PM
Keynote Invited Talks
Panel Discussion Technical Tracks
Convergence with Main Conference
Lunch, Cultural Program and Banquet


Paper Submissions: At least one author and presenter should be female. Authors of accepted papers are expected to physically come and present the paper. The Call for Papers for Wie Track is same as main conference theme and the papers should be submitted through WiE Track on EDAS. Authors can submit short (3 pages) and regular (6 pages) papers on research and development focusing on (but not limited to) the following thrust areas:

Wireline Networks:
● Cloud and data center networks
● Software-Defined Infrastructure (Networks, Storage, and Compute)
● Core network architectures and protocols
● Metro and access networks
● Optical communications and networking
● High-performance router architectures
● Heterogeneous Networks
● Network architectures for the Smart Grid

Wireless Networks:
● Ad hoc mobile networks
● Cellular and broadband wireless networks
● Cognitive radio networking
● Convergence of optical and wireless networks
● Optical wireless (free space optics)
● Mobile backhaul networks
● Mobility models and mobile networks
● Next generation mobile/wireless networks
● Internet-of-Things (IoT) Networks
● Machine-to-Machine (M2M)
● Satellite communication networks
● Sensor networks and embedded systems
● Wireless access networks
● Wireless body area networks
● Wireless local and personal area networks
● Wireless mesh networks
● Wireless opportunistic networks

Network Applications and related topics:
● Cyber-physical systems and networks
● Data and File sharing
● Embedded Analytics
● Energy-Efficient Green networks and Sustainability
● IPTV, Video-on-Demand, Telepresence, Collaboration tools
● M-Health, E-Health, and Smart Health-care
● Middleware services
● Network virtualization
● Online social networking
● Smartphone networked apps
● Standardization
● Telecom service assurance
Triple-play architectures and applications

Important Dates:
Paper submissions: 15 May 2016

Extended to: 17 June 2016 (FIRM)
Notification of acceptance: 1 August 2016

WiE Track Committee