In just seven years, ICNP has established itself as one of the premier conferences in the computer networking field. ICNP deals with all aspects of communication protocols, from design and specification, to verification, testing, performance analysis, and implementation. Protocol functions of interest include network access, switching, routing, flow and congestion control, multimedia transport, wireless and mobile networks, network security, web protocols and applications, electronic commerce, network management, interoperability, internetworking, home computing and networks and digital broadcasting.
ICNP 2000 will be held in Osaka, the second largest city in Japan. Osaka is located in the Kansai area (including Osaka, Kyoto, Nara) in the South-West of Honshu, the biggest island of Japan. Osaka is internationally known as a city of commerce, and provides various attractions ranging from a taste of Japanese culture (such as the Osaka Castle) to shopping.
Paper Submission Deadline: May 10, 2000
Notification of Acceptance: July 15, 2000
Camera Ready Due: August 10, 2000
Tutorials: November 14, 2000
Conference: November 15 - 17, 2000
Submissions can be made via Web-based submission system ConfMan.Paper submission has two parts:
ICNP is sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society, and co-sponsored by IEICE Japan, IPS of Japan, and Osaka University.
Mostafa Ammar, Georgia Insitute of Technology
Mohamed Gouda, University of Texas at Austin
Simon Lam, University of Texas at Austin
David Lee, Bell Labs
Ming T. (Mike) Liu, Ohio State University
Raymond Miller, University of Maryland, College Park
Krishan Sabnani, Bell Labs
Yutaka Matsushita, Keio Univ.
Mostafa Ammar, Georgia Tech
Hideo Miyahara, Osaka Univ.
David Lee, Bell Labs, Lucent
Sukeichi Miki, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.
Kenji Suzuki, KDD Co.
Teruo Higashino, Osaka Univ.