Call for Tutorials

Tutorials are an integral part of the program of IFIP/IEEE IM 2017. They provide participants with broad and comprehensive overviews of emerging fields in management of information and communication technology. Experts are invited to submit half-day (3.5 hours) tutorial proposals.

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Management of IoT and Cloud integration
  • Managing cloud computing and services
  • Management in 5G
  • Managing Software Defined Infrastructures
  • Network Function Virtualization (NFV) management
  • Managing converged networks and services
  • State of the art on wireless network management
  • Smart grid management
  • State of the art on security management
  • Smart devices management
  • Managing future networks
  • Green communication management

Important Dates

  • Tutorial proposal submission: September 30, 2016
  • Notification of acceptance: November 11, 2016
  • Final version: February 17, 2017

Submission Instructions

If you are interested in presenting a tutorial at IM 2017 please fill in the Tutorial Form and send it to the Tutorial Co-Chairs, Prof. Michele Nogueira and Prof. Shingo Ata.

Additional Information

Once accepted, a tutorial will be held provided that there is a minimum audience of 7 registrants for the tutorial. A stipend of $750 US will be offered per tutorial (to be shared among speakers for a particular tutorial if more than one speaker presents the tutorial).

For further information, please contact the Tutorial Co-Chairs:

  • Michele Nogueira (Federal University of Paraná, Brazil)
  • Shingo Ata (Osaka City University, Japan)