IEEE International Symposium on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks
25-27 June 2018 – Washington, DC



  • Monday June 25, 2018
    • 9:30-9:45am Opening
    • 9:45-10:45am Keynote
    • 10:45-11:00am Break
    • 11:00-12:15pm Session 1
    • 12:15-1:15pm Lunch
    • 1:15-2:30pm Session 2
    • 2:30-3:00pm Poster/Demo Lightning Talks
    • 3:00-3:15pm Break
    • 3:15-4:30pm Panel
    • 4:30-4:45pm Break
    • 4:45-6:15pm Poster/Demo Session and Reception
  • Tuesday June 26, 2018
    • 9:30-10:30am Keynote
    • 10:30-10:45am Break
    • 10:45-12:00pm Session 3
    • 12:00-1:00pm Lunch
    • 1:00-2:00pm Break(travel by metro to Air & Space Museum)
    • 2:00-3:30pm Guided tour of Smithsonian Air and Space Museum
    • 4:00-6:00pm Bus tour around Washington, D.C.
    • 6:00-8:30pm Banquet
  • Wednesday June 27, 2018
    • 9:00-10:15am Session 4  
    • 10:15-10:30am Break
    • 10:30-11:45am Session 5
    • 11:45-1:00pm Session 6
    • 1:00-2:00pm Lunch (to go bags available)

Session 1

Content-Centric and Named-Data Networking Security: The Good, The Bad and The Rest (invited) Gene Tsudik (University of CA, Irvine, USA); Paolo Gasti (New York Institute of Technology, USA)
On-Demand Routing for Chaining Multiple Functions in ICN-Based In-Network Processing Yusaku Hayamizu (Kansai University, Japan); Akira Nagata (iD Corporation & Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan); Miki Yamamoto (Kansai University, Japan)
Predictive Edge Computing with Hard Deadlines Yuxuan Xing and Hulya Seferoglu (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)

Session 2

On-path Cloudlet Pricing for Low Latency Applications’ Provisioning (invited) Argyrios G. Tasiopoulos, Onur Ascigil and Ioannis Psaras (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Stavros Toumpis (Research Center – Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece); George Pavlou (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Online VNF Placement and Chaining for Value-added Services in Content Delivery Networks Narjes Tahghigh Jahromi, Somayeh Kianpisheh and Roch Glitho (Concordia University, Canada)
Application Component Placement in NFV-based Hybrid Cloud/Fog Systems Carla Mouradian, Somayeh Kianpisheh and Roch Glitho (Concordia University, Canada)

Session 3

Piece of CAKE: A Comprehensive Queue Management Solution for Home Gateways (invited) Toke Høiland-Jørgensen (Karlstad University, Sweden); Dave Taht (, France); Jonathan Morton (None, Finland)
A Game-theoretic Approach to Resolve Conflict between Traffic Engineering for Energy Efficiency and Load Balancing Yuki Koizumi, Junji Takemasa and Toru Hasegawa (Osaka University, Japan)
Analytical Blocking Model for Generalized Light-tree in Optical WDM Networks Yan Cui and Vinod M. Vokkarane (University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA)

Session 4

Takeaways in Large-scale Human Mobility Data Mining (invited) Guangshuo Chen and Aline Carneiro Viana (INRIA, France); Marco Fiore (National Research Council of Italy, Italy)
Predicting the Users’ Next Location from WLAN Mobility Data Ljubica Pajevic (Technische Universität München, Germany & KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden); Viktoria Fodor and Gunnar Karlsson (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)
NOA: A Middleware to maximize the OpenDaylight SDN Controller Orchestration Perspectives Kevin Costa and Emídio Neto (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Rio Grande do Norte (IFRN), Brazil); Felipe Sampaio Dantas Silva (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Rio Grande do Norte & Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Charles H. F. dos Santos (Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); Augusto J. Venancio Neto (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN), Brazil & Instituto de Telecomunicações Aveiro, Portugal); Marcilio Lemos (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)

Session 5

Assessing the Power Cost of Virtualization Through Real-world Workloads (invited) Claudio E. Casetti, Carla Fabiana Chiasserini, Francesco Malandrino and Senay Semu Tadesse (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
The Evolving Nature of Disaster Management in the Internet and Social Media Era Mohammad Jahanian (University of California, Riverside, USA); Yuxuan Xing (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA); Jiachen Chen (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); K. K. Ramakrishnan (University of California, Riverside, USA); Hulya Seferoglu (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA); Murat Yuksel (University of Central Florida, USA)
Z-Wave-Based Vehicular Blackbox with Automatic Emergency Assistance Eduard Luchian (Technical University of Cluj-Napoca & Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania); Adrian Taut, Iustin-Alexandru Ivanciu, Gabriel Lazar and Virgil Dobrota (Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania)

Session 6

Orchestration and Monitoring in Fog Computing for Personal Edge Cloud Service Support (Invited) Florian Wamser (University of Wuerzburg, Germany); Chiara Lombardo (University of Genoa & CNIT- Research Unit of the University of Genoa, Italy); Constantinos Vassilakis (Ubitech Ltd &, Greece); Lam Dinh-Xuan (University of Wuerzburg, Germany); Paolo Lago and Roberto Bruschi (CNIT, Italy); Phuoc Tran-Gia (University of Wuerzburg, Germany)
Robustness of IoT Application Protocols to Network Impairments Elizabeth Liri (University of California, Riverside, USA); Prateek Kumar Singh (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA); Abdulrahman BIN Rabiah (University of California, Riverside, USA); Koushik Kar (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA); Kiran Makhijani (Huawei Technologies & Huawei Technologies, USA); K. K. Ramakrishnan (University of California, Riverside, USA)
Leveraging the power of the crowd and offloading urban IoT networks to extend their lifetime Geraldine Texier (IMT Atlantique/IRISA & BCOM, France); Valerie Issarny (INRIA, France)