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July 24, 2017
July 24, 2017
July 28, 2017

September 11, 2017
October 23, 2017
Jan 4-7, 2018
www.icdcn.org


General Co-chairs
Paolo Bellavista, University of Bologna, Italy
Vijay Garg, University of Texas at Austin, USA

Program Committee Co-chairs
Mainak Chatterjee, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA
Maria Potop-Butucaru, UPMC Sorbonne University, Paris, France


Workshop Co-chairs
Sathya Peri, IIT Hyderabad, India
Nirmalya Roy, University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA

Tutorial Co-chairs

Gopal Pandurangan, University of Houston, Texas, USA

Laxmidhar Behera, IIT Kanpur, India

Industry Track Co-chairs
Dilip Krishnaswamy, IBM Research, Bangalore, India
Srikanth Sastry, Google, USA


PhD Forum Co-chairs
Padmalochan Bera, IIT Bhubaneswar, India
Bivas Mitra, IIT Kharagpur, India


Publicity Co-chairs
Doina Bein, California State University, USA
Luciano Bononi, University of Bologna, Italy
Saptarshi Debroy, City University of New York, USA
Vaskar Raychoudhury, IIT Roorkee, India
Yukiko Yamauchi, Kyushu University, Japan

Organizing Committee Chair
N. S. Rajput (Chair), IIT(BHU), Varanasi, India

Steering Committee Co-Chairs
Sajal K. Das, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
Sukumar Ghosh, University of Iowa, USA 

Call for Sponsors

ICDCN is a premier international conference dedicated to addressing advances in Distributed Computing and Communication Networks, which over the years, has become a leading forum for disseminating the latest research results in these fields. The 19th edition of this international conference will be organized in India, at Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi. Varanasi is the oldes city and finds place in most of the mythological scriptures of Hinduism as well. It is one of India's most religious cities with many activities all year round, and is often called 'the holy city'. It is situated on the banks of the holy river 'Ganges'. Varanasi boasts of several premier universities and research institutes, has an traditional social and cultural heritage blended well with modern life style and trends.


ICDCN 2018 will be organized in two tracks: Distributed Computing and Networking, and will comprise a highly selective technical program consisting of refereed concise papers, panel discussions as well as focused workshops on emerging topics. See Call for Papers for more details. Conference proceedings will be published in the ACM Digital Library. 


Selected papers will be invited for fast-track publication in one or more appropriate high-quality journals. The conference will consider awarding a Best Paper Award, independently for each track.


Additional conference highlights include
Keynote speeches by renowned speakers
Cutting-edge workshops on Computing and Networking for Internet of Things, Smarter Planet
  and Big Data Analytics, and Content Centric Networking
Student forum for graduate and senior undergraduate research students
Tutorials in topical areas relevant to the theme
Technology Exhibits and demonstrations by leading companies


Sponsorships are invited from organizations, and the benefits are listed below.


Platinum Sponsor (INR 2,00,000)

Recognition during all major conference functions. Includes Registration area, Inaugural Session,
  workshops, student forum, tutorial, technical paper sessions and poster sessions,
Acknowledgement in the conference program, including logo.
Organization name or logo displayed on appropriate conference signage in multiple locations.
Company/Organization logo on conference web site.
Optional 10ft x 5ft exhibit table at the event venue.
Optional Advertisement in the attendee/delegate welcome kit with name and logo.
Optional Speaking slot in the conference
Four complimentary registrations.


Diamond Sponsor (INR 1,50,000)


Recognition during all major conference functions. Includes Registration area, Inaugural Session,
  workshops, stidemt forum, tutorial, technical paper sessions, poster sessions
Acknowledgement in the conference program, including logo.
Organization name or logo displayed on appropriate conference signage in multiple locations.
Company/Organization logo on conference web site.
Optional 5ft x 5ft exhibit table at the event venue.
Optional Advertisement in the attendee/delegate welcome kit with name and logo
Optional Speaking slot in the conference
Three complimentary registrations.


Gold Sponsor (INR 1,00,000)


Recognition during all major conference functions. Includes Registration area, Inaugural Session,
  workshops, student forum, tutorial, technical paper sessions, poster sessions
Acknowledgement in the conference program, including logo.
Company/Organization logo on conference web site.
Optional 5ft x 5ft exhibit table at the event venue.
Optional Advertisement in the attendee/delegate welcome kit with name and logo.

Optional Speaking slot in the conference
Two complimentary registrations.


Silver Sponsor (INR 50,000)


Recognition during major conference functions, Inaugural Session, workshops, student forum,
  tutorial, technical paper sessions, and poster sessions,
Acknowledgement in the conference program, including logo.
Optional Advertisement in the attendee/delegate welcome kit with name and logo.
Company/Organization logo on conference web site.
Optional 5ft x 5ft exhibit table at the event venue.
One complimentary registration.


Bronze Sponsor (INR 25,000)


Recognition during major conference functions, Inaugural Session, workshops, student forum,
  tutorial, technical paper sessions, and poster sessions,
Acknowledgement in the conference program, including logo.
Company/Organization logo on conference web site.
One complimentary registration.

For inquiry, contact Local Organizing Committee Chair, Dr. N. S. Rajput at nsrajput.ece@iitbhu.ac.in.