12th International Conference on Network and Service Management
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2016

Manuscript Submission Guidelines

Authors are invited to submit original contributions that have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. Papers should be prepared using the IEEE 2-column conference style and are limited to 8 pages excluding references (full papers) or 4 pages excluding references (short papers). Papers exceeding page limits, multiple submissions, and self-plagiarized papers will be rejected without further review. All other papers will sustain a thorough single-blind review process, followed by a rebuttal phase.

Papers have to be submitted electronically in PDF format through EDAS conference management system accessible via the following links:


You can choose to have your paper automatically submitted to one of the co-located workshops, in case it doesn’t make it to the main conference program. You can provide your consent through EDAS (instructions can be found here)

The IEEE paper template can be downloaded at the following link: IEEE paper Template.
Please note that IEEE has recently updated the LaTeX template and only the new template will be accepted.

Important Dates

Paper Submission: June 14th, 2016 (FIRM)
Rebuttal Phase: Aug. 5th to 10th, 2016
Acceptance Notification: Aug. 22nd, 2016
Camera Ready Paper: Sept. 11th, 2016
Conference: Oct. 31st - Nov. 4th, 2016



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