Session 1 — Keynote 1

Chair: Jean-Charles Grégoire

Monday 9:00 – 10:00, room A-1600


Looking Beyond the Internet (Keynote 1)

Chip Elliott (GENI Futures Director, GENI - Global Environment for Network Innovations, USA)


Session 2 — Optimization I

Chair: Jacek Rak

Monday 10:30 – 12:30, room A–1600


Packet Routing and Frame Length Optimization in Wireless Mesh Networks with Multicast Communications Artur Tomaszewski (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland)

Michał Pióro (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland & Lund University, Sweden)


3G/4G load-balancing optimization for mobile network planning

Matthieu Chardy, Mariem Ben Yahia and Yu Bao (Orange Labs, France)


Modeling and Optimization of Content Delivery Networks with heuristics solutions for the Multidimensional Knapsack Problem

Veronica Quintuna (Orange Labs, France)

Maxime Laye (Orange, France)


Towards Automatic Performance Optimization of Networks Using Machine Learning

Fabien Geyer (Airbus Group Innovations, Germany)

Georg Carle (Technische Universitä t Mü nchen, Germany)


Session 3 — Keynote 2 & Invited Presentations

Chair: Christine Tremblay

Monday 13:30 – 15:30, room A-1600


Scaling the Network for a Rapidly Changing Service Ecosystem (Keynote 2)

Loudon Blair (Senior Director of Corporate Strategy, Ciena, USA)


Elements of techno-economic modelling for the planning, provisioning and operation of virtualized networks (Invited 1)

Robin Bailey (Implied Logic Limited, UK)


Assuring Right-On-Demand Service Launches in the Virtualized Network (Invited 2)

Caroline Chappell (Cloud & NFV, Heavy Reading, UK)
Ihab Mahna (EXFO, Canada)


Session 4A — Security

Chair: Jean-Charles Grégoire

Monday 16:00 – 17:30, room A-1600


Embedding Security and Privacy into the Development and Operation of Cloud Services (Invited 5)

Tran Quang Thanh, Stefan Covaci and Thomas Magedanz (Technical University Berlin and Fraunhofer FOKUS

Berlin, Germany)

Panagiotis Gouvas, Anastasios Zafeiropoulos (Ubitech Ltd., Athens, Greece)


Security Analysis of OpenDayLight, ONOS, Rosemary and RYU SDN Controllers

Ramachandra Kamath Arbettu (Technische Universitä t Darmstadt, Germany)

Rahamatullah Khondoker (Fraunhofer SIT, Germany)

Kpatcha Bayarou (Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology, Germany)

Frank G. Weber (Fraunhofer SIT, Germany)


Evaluation of EAP Re-authentication Protocol (ERP)

Piotr Pacyna and Rafal Chrabaszcz (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)


Adaptive Bubble Burst (ABB): Mitigating DDoS Attacks in Software-Defined Networks

Danish Sattar, Ashraf Matrawy and Olufemi Adeojo (Carleton University, Canada)


Session 4B — Planning

Chair: Akiya Inoue

Monday 16:00 – 17:30, room A-1804


Network Planning Strategies for Integrated Packet Optical Networks (Invited 6)

Robert Keys (Juniper, USA)


Walk test simulator for LTE/LTE-A network planning

Diego Castro-Hernandez and Raman Paranjape (University of Regina, Canada)


Volume-based Pricing in Stackelberg Duopoly Wireless Markets

Behdad Heidarpour (école De Technologie Supérieure, Canada)

Shahin Vakilinia (Synchromedia, Canada)

Zbigniew Dziong (école de technologie supérieure, Canada)


Global Queue Management for the Provision of QoS in Computer Networks

Rossano P. Pinto (School of Technology of Americana - Centro Paula Souza, Brazil)


Session 5 — Posters

Monday 17:30 – 20:00, corridor Pas Perdus

For program click on the Poster Session button to the right.




Session 6 — Keynote 3

Chair: Zbigniew Dziong

Tuesday 9:00 – 10:00, room A-1600


From Smart Transportation to Smart City Platform (Keynote 3)

Alberto Leon-Garcia (Scientific Director of the NSERC Strategic Network for Smart Applications on Virtual Infrastructures, SAVI, Canada).


Session 7A — Infrastructures and services

Chair: Kim Khoa Nguyen

Tuesday 10:30 – 12:30, room A-1600


Estimates of the economic impact of energy savings in the E2E chain for Video on Demand service

Kinga Pilarska (ORANGE LABS NETWORKS, Poland)

Nancy Perrot (Orange Labs, France)

Bernard Liau (France Telecom, France)


Real-Time Optimized NFV Architecture for Internetworking WebRTC and IMS

Duong Tuan Nguyen, Kim Khoa Nguyen, Saida Khazri and Mohamed Cheriet (école de technologie supérieure, Canada)


Non-intentional mobility of data sessions across mobile networks while roaming because of operators' mobile DNS architecture

Guillaume Boulmier (Orange Labs, France)


On the Relationship between Packet Jitter and Buffer Loss Probabilities

Hadhami Dbira (Ecole Polytechnique Montreal, Canada)

Andre Girard (INRS-EMT and GERAD, Canada)

Brunilde Sansò (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada)


Session 7B — Optimization II

Chair: Bernard Liau

Tuesday 10:30 – 12:30, room A-1804


Reward-based Online Routing and Spectrum Assignment in Flex-grid Optical Networks

Ronald Romero Reyes (Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany)

Thomas Bauschert (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany)


Optimisation for Energy Reduction of Aerial Backhauled Networks Based on Cluster Aggregation

Stanislas Francfort (Orange Labs, France)


Ultra broadband network performance in a multi operator scenario

Alessandro Valenti and Arianna Rufini (Fondazione Ugo Bordoni, Italy)

Guido Maier and Giacomo Verticale (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

Stefano Penna (Istituto Superiore delle Comunicazioni - Ministry of Economic Development, Italy)

Vincenzo Attanasio (Iscom, Italy)


Session 8 — Keynote 4 & Invited Presentations

Chair: Michał Pióro

Tuesday 13:30 – 15:30, room A-1600


Agile Operating Model for a Software Driven World (Keynote 4)

Ramesh Nagarajan (Chief Innovation Director in the Communication, Media and Technology operating unit of Accenture, USA)


ILP Modeling of Flexgrid SDM Optical Networks (Invited 3)

Krzysztof Walkowiak, Mirosław Klinkowski and Piotr Lechowicz (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland)

Arunabha Sen (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland, and Arizona State University, USA)


A Taxonomy of Challenges to Resilient Message Dissemination in VANETs (Invited 4)

Jacek Rak (Gdansk University of Technology, Poland)

Magnus Jonsson and Alexey Vinel (Halmstad University, Sweden)


Session 9A — Software Defined Networks (SDN)

Chair: Jean-Charles Grégoire

Tuesday 16:00 – 17:30, room A-1600


Software Architecture for Hybrid Electrical/Optical Data Center Network

Victor Mehmeri and Juan Jose Vegas Olmos (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)

Idelfonso Tafur Monroy (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark & ITMO University, Russia)


Energy-Efficient Load Balancing in a SDN-based Data-Center Network

Yannick Carlinet and Nancy Perrot (Orange Labs, France)


Dynamic Priority-adjustment for Real-time Flows in Software-defined Networks

Namwon An and Taejin Ha (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)

Kyung-Joon Park (DGIST, Korea)

Hyuk Lim (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea)


Adaptive Consistency for Distributed SDN Controllers

Mohamed Aslan and Ashraf Matrawy (Carleton University, Canada)


Performance Analysis of Resource Pooling for Network Function Virtualization

Veronica Quintuna and Fabrice M. Guillemin (Orange Labs, France)


Session 9B — Quality of Service (QoS)

Chair: Francesc Burrull

Tuesday 16:00 – 17:30, room A-1804


Towards the Analysis of Transient Phases with Stochastic Network Calculus

Michael A. Beck (University of Kaiserslautern, Germany)


Supervised Learning Based Automatic Adaptation of Virtualized Resource Selection Policy

Takaya Miyazawa and Hiroaki Harai (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan)


Quality of Service monitoring adopting correlation among active and passive measurements: The experience from the FP7 mPlane project

Francesco Matera, Edion Tego, Arianna Rufini and Alessandro Valenti (Fondazione Ugo Bordoni, Italy)

Marco Mellia and Stefano Traverso (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)

Ehran Kahveci and Mercedes Scarpino (Fastweb, Italy), Fabrizio Invernizzi (TIM, Italy)


Network Management Based QoE Estimation for Adaptive Streaming over HTTP

Phan Tan and Eiji Kamioka (Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan)




Session 10 — Keynote 5

Chair: Kim Khoa Nguyen

Wednesday 9:00 – 10:00, room A-1600


How Future Networks can make a contribution to the Networked Society (Keynote 5)

Pierre Boucher (Research Director, Ericsson Canada)


Session 11A — Network Design

Chair: Bernard Liau

Wednesday 10:30 – 12:30, room A-1600


Requirement Modeling Language for the Dynamic Node Integration Problem

Yu Nakayama (The University of Tokyo); Kaoru Sezaki (University of Tokyo, Japan)


Intelligent Configuration of the Limitation Mechanism in Flow-Aware Networks

Robert Wôjcik and Jerzy Domżał (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)


Resource Survivability for Multicast in Elastic Optical Networks

Dylan A.P. Davis and Vinod M. Vokkarane (University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA)


Aircraft harness measurement campaign and investigations on introducing one pair Ethernet

Alexandros Elefsiniotis and Sebastian Hahn (Airbus Group Innovations, Germany)


Virtual Topologies for Topology Abstraction Service for IP-VPNs

Lavanya Sivakumar (SRM Research Institute & SRM University, India)

Jayaram Balabaskaran (VIT University, India)

Krishnaiyan Thulasiraman (University of Oklahoma, USA)

S. Arumugam (Kalasalingam University, India)


Session 11B — Wireless networks

Chair: Akiya Inoue

Wednesday 10:30 – 12:30, room A-1804


A Coalitional Game for Femtocell Clustering in OFDMA Macro-femtocell Networks

Katty Rohoden-jaramillo (école de technologie supérieure, Canada)

Rebeca Estrada (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Faculty, ESPOL, Ecuador)

Hadi Otrok (Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research, KUSTAR, Abu Dhabi, UAE)

Zbigniew Dziong (école de technologie supérieure, Canada)


User cooperation mechanism for temporal traffic smoothing in mobile networks

Yusuke Tanaka and Ryoichi Shinkuma (Kyoto University, Japan)

Eiji Takahashi and Takeo Onishi (NEC Corporation, Japan)


Joint Path Relay Selection in 5G Multi-hop Relay Networks

Abderrahmane BenMimoune and Kadoch Michel (école de technologie supérieure, Canada)


Precise and Fast interactive Area QoE Management Framework toward 5G Era

Takashi Satake (NTT, Japan)


Session 12 — Workshop on Network Security

Chair: Christine Tremblay

Wednesday 13:30 – 15:30, room A-1600


Finding the needle in the haystack – How SDN & Network virtualization enables better visibility and containment

Bruno Germain (VMware, Canada)


Today's cybersecurity challenges require more management than ever before.

Troy Bryant (Research and Development, TELUS, Canada)


How to stay agile when applying security assurance to SDN/NFV projects

Vivek Khindria (Director Information Security, Bell Canada)


SS7 and Diameter Security

Andrew Ho (Senior Director, Information & Cyber Security Unit, Rogers, Canada)

Andrew Ho (Rogers, Canada)


For program with abstracts click on the Workshop button to the right.