Call for Participation


Call for Papers


Prospective authors from both academia and industry are invited to submit high quality papers in two categories, Full Papers and Testbed Practices Papers, as well as demonstration proposals reporting on all aspects of testbed and research infrastructure operation and management, including, but not limited to:

• Next Generation Internet and Clean Slate Protocol Stack Testbeds
• GRID Testbeds and P2P Testbeds
• Automonic Communications and Self-managing Network Testbeds
• Next Generation Wireless Network Testbeds
• Next Generation Optical Network Testbeds
• Ubiquitous Network and Seamless Services Testbeds
• End System and Sensor Testbeds
• Smart Home and Converged Communication and Media Services Testbeds
• SOA/Web 2.0 Services Testbeds
• Next Generation Services Testbeds
• Service Creation and Provisioning Testbeds
• Next Generation Networks, IMS, and Quad Play Testbeds
• Configurable Hardware/Software Platforms for Testbeds
• Testbed Tools for Interoperability, Benchmarking and Traffic Measurements
• Innovative Measurements Methodologies and Tools for Networks and Services
• Industrial informatics
• Wireless industrial communications
• Networked industrial automation

The Tridentcom'05 and Tridentcom'06 Proceedings have been indexed by Engineering Information (EI). The Tridentcom'09 proceedings will be published as CDROMs and will be included in IEEE Xplore, and then indexed by Engineering Information (EI). Selected outstanding papers will be considered for publication in a special issue of the ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications Journal (MONET), as well as a special issue for the Inderscience International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS).

Authors are invited to submit Full Papers of up to 10 pages and Testbed Practices Papers of up to 6 pages, including references, figures and tables, formatted according to the IEEE 8.5" x 11" proceedings format. Format instructions are available here.  Submission instructions are available here.

Important Dates

Papers due: October 1, 2008
Papers due (extended, firm deadline): October 15, 2008
Demo proposals due: November 1, 2008
Demo proposals due (extended, firm deadline): Dec. 20, 2008
Notification of acceptance: December 15, 2008
Submission of camera-ready papers: January 23, 2009
Submission of camera-ready papers: January 30, 2009
Conference date April 6~8, 2009