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8th EAI International Conference on Mobile Networks and Management

October 23–24, 2016 | Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Call for PhD Forum


The PhD Forum will provide an opportunity for PhD students to present their research. The forum features a poster session and a demo session that provide opportunities for researchers and developers from academia, industry, and government to interact with and explore the latest research results.

Posters and demos should present recent original results or ongoing research in the topics listed below.


• Multi-access networks and resource management

• Mobile network management and virtualization

• Future 5G network architecture

• Operation and management of virtualized network functions

• Mechanisms leveraging the interplay between network functions, virtualization and software defined networking

• Joint management and orchestration of cloud and networking infrastructure

• Future Internet architectures with smart objects

• Opportunistic networks

• Energy efficiency for multi-access networks

• Emerging multimedia services, service enablers and management

• IEEE and 3GPP management standards and enabling technologies

• Design, implementation, and testbed/experimental evaluations

• Service and application management platforms

• Autonomic network monitoring and management

• Architecture and design of new services with smart objects

• Energy-efficient, self-organized access and routing schemes for smart object 

• Security solutions for managed and infrastructureless networks

• Management of wireless cognitive networks

• Traffic models and analysis for future networks

• Big data



Important Dates

Submission Deadline (PhD Forum): 31 July 2016



Submissions should be done via Confy submission system in PhD track.