25th Conference on Innovation in Clouds, Internet and Networks (ICIN )

March 07-10, 2022
Paris, France (Hybrid Conference)

Call For Tutorials

The 25th Conference on Innovation in Clouds, Internet, and Networks (ICIN 2022) seeks tutorial proposals, which should provide clear and focused teaching materials covering hot and emerging topics that are within the scope of the conference, which includes but are not limited to:

Beyond 5G and towards 6G architectures and networks:

  • Towards 6G use cases, requirements, and enabling technologies
  • Coverage extension and disruptive infrastructure deployment models
  • Efficiency and cooperation models across network segments
  • Softwarized and flexible networks and services for high adaptability
  • Reliability, resilience, and robustness
  • Cross-networks and services trustworthiness enablers

Edge-Cloud continuum and softwarized networks evolution:

  • Edge for vertical industries
  • Digital twins approaches and challenges
  • Automotive and vehicular networking, vehicular cloud services
  • Tactile Internet and precision networking
  • Functional decomposition and orchestration, service chaining
  • Protocols for ultra-low latency and ultra-high reliability
  • Fog, edge, and multi-access computing and networking
  • Security, trust, and privacy

Enablers and services for wireless and mobile networks:

  • Network and service architecture, protocols, application-network layer interworking
  • Scalability and multi-tenancy in 5G and emerging networks
  • Green networking and efficient resource usage and service delivery
  • Security, trust and privacy management in large systems and smart environments

Network automation and orchestration architectures and protocols:

  • Zero-touch network and service management and orchestration
  • Artificial intelligence for networks and networks for artificial intelligence
  • Network data analytics, anomaly detection, and feature extraction
  • Autonomic and cognitive networking
  • Automated data, control, and management planes
  • Intent-based networking
  • Network programmability
  • Automated QoS and QoE management
  • Orchestration of distributed cloud and network resources
  • Security, societal and legal aspects of network automation

Technologies for innovation in clouds, Internet, and networks:

  • SDN, NFV, service function chaining, function placement, and network embedding
  • Cloud-native design applied to network planes
  • Distributed Ledger Technologies in networking and network services
  • Advanced multimedia and real-time communications, QoE/QoS Assurance
  • Lightweight virtualization technologies, software and hardware acceleration
  • Energy-efficient software-defined infrastructures
  • Measurement, monitoring, and telemetry
  • Cloud and Network Slicing
  • Open-source projects and open standards

Submission Guidelines

An ICIN 2022 tutorial proposal should be submitted in a single PDF file (3 pages max.), and must include the following:

  1. Tutorial title
  2. Tutorial Duration: either 1.5 hours or 3.5 hours (with a break)
  3. Abstract briefly describing the concept and content of the tutorial (no more than 200 words)
  4. Names, affiliations, and short biographies of the speakers, highlighting their experience on the proposed topic (no more than 200 words per speaker)
  5. Intended audience and a brief description of the background required by the tutorial attendees
  6. Tutorial content: a detailed description of the tutorial content. It should highlight the relevance and timeliness of the addressed topic, the goals of the tutorial, and an outline of its content
  7. Handout material: a description of the non-interactive material that will be provided to the tutorial’s attendees (e.g., slides, code snippets, tool documentation)
  8. Hands-on material (if applicable): a description of the tools that will be provided to the tutorial’s attendees and interactions that will be expected from them

Please submit your proposal by November 15th, 2021 to the tutorial co-chairs sending an email to:
walter.cerroni@unibo.it, chesteve@dca.fee.unicamp.br

***Important Dates***
• Tutorial submission deadline: November 15th, 2021
• Acceptance notification: November 30th, 2021
• Tutorial material:  February 28th, 2022

Tutorial Co-Chairs

  • Walter Cerroni (University of Bologna, Italy)
  • Christian Esteve Rothenberg (University of Campinas, Brazil)

General Co-Chairs

  • Noura Limam (University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • Mohamed Faten Zhani (ETS Montreal, Canada)