15th International Conference on Network of the Future

NoF 2024

October 02-04, 2024
Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain

Call for Tutorials

The 15th International Conference on Network of the Future (NoF) ) invites tutorial proposals from both active researchers and experienced industry practitioners. These proposals should focus on Future Internet design, with emphasis on enabling and cutting-edge technologies that are likely to captivate the broad interest of the NoF  community, as outlined in the Call for Papers available at: https://nof.dnac.org/call-for-papers/

Guidelines for Tutorial Proposals

A NoF tutorial proposal should be submitted in a single PDF file (4 pages max.), and must include the following:

1) Tutorial title

2) Tutorial duration: short (90 minutes) or long (180 minutes plus a break)

3) Abstract briefly describing the concept, motivation and objectives of the tutorial (up to 300 words)

4) Names, affiliations & short biographies of the speakers highlighting their experience on the proposed topic (up to 300 words per speaker)

5) Intended audience and a brief description of the background required by the tutorial attendees.

6) The planned format of the tutorial e.g. hands-on or demo, including a tentative time schedule.

7) Tutorial content:  detailed description of the tutorial content. It should highlight the relevance and timeliness of the addressed topic, the goal of the tutorial and an outline of its content.  If appropriate, include a description  of previous tutorial experience of the speaker(s), and past versions of the tutorial (including number of attendees) detailing how the proposed tutorial differs.

8) Hand-out material: a brief description of  the non-interactive material that will be provided  to the tutorial’s attendees  (e.g., slides, code snippets,  tools, virtual machines, instructions/README).

Tutorials Submission

Please email the tutorial proposal as a PDF attachment to thomas.zinner@ntnu.no and kitayama@ieee.org

Important Dates

  • Tutorial submission deadline: June 3rd, 2024
  • Acceptance notification:  July 1st, 2024
  • Tutorial material:  September 1st, 2024

Recent Previous Tutorials at NoF

  • Federated Learning × Security in Network Management (Yann Busnel)
  • Recent Advances in Data Engineering for Networking (Engin Zeydan, Josep Mangues-Bafalluy)
  • Building Network Digital Twins for Next-Generation WLANs using Graph Neural Networks (Paola Soto, Miguel Camelo)
  • Network automation: challenges, enablers, and benefits (Paolo Monti, Carlos Natalino)
  • Towards Cognitive Autonomous Networks (Stephen S. Mwanje, Christian Mannweiler)
  • Opensource Cloud Testing and Benchmarking Tools and Frameworks (Sridhar K. N. Rao)

Tutorials Program Chairs 

Kenichi Kitayama, NICT, Japan
Thomas Zinner, NTNU, Norway