The IFIP Networking 2018 Conference (NETWORKING 2018), to be held in Zurich, Switzerland, from May 14 to May 16, 2018 is the 17th event of the series, sponsored by the IFIP Technical Committee on Communication Systems (TC6). Accepted papers will be published in the IFIP Digital Library and submitted to the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.
The main objective of Networking 2018 is to bring together members of the networking community, from both academia and industry, to discuss recent advances in the broad and quickly-evolving fields of computer and communication networks, to highlight key issues, identify trends, and develop a vision for future Internet technology, operation, and use.
The conference features three keynotes:
- "Blockchain for Cyber Physical Systems" by Salil Kanhere, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia;
- “Flexibility Matters: On the Design and Evaluation of Softwarized Networks” by Wolfgang Kellerer, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany;
- “Artificial Intelligence in Network Operations and Management” by Jürgen Quitteck, NEC Laboratories Europe, Germany;
and a panel session on “Security and Privacy in the Internet of Things”, chaired by James P.G. Sterbenz, The University of Kansas, U.S.A., and Lancaster University, U.K.