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Call for Papers

The Networking from Home (NFH) Program Committee is now seeking presentations for the NFH online event. We are looking for content that would suit technical sessions and panel discussions.

Key Dates

Call for Presentations open 14 May 2020

NFH South East Asia

Final deadline for submissions 27 May 2020
Final slides received 29 May 2020

NFH South Asia

Final deadline for submissions 12 June 2020
Final slides received 16 June 2020

NFH East Asia

Final deadline for submissions 08 July 2020
Final slides received 10 July 2020

NFH Oceania

Final deadline for submissions 27 July 2020
Final slides received 31 July 2020

Program Material

The NFH program is a half-a-day event that includes technical sessions and a panel discussion. Topics for event sessions must be relevant to Internet operations and technologies. The following topics are examples of possible areas of interest.

  • IP core network routing, switching and operations
  • IPv6 deployment and transition technologies
  • Managing COVID-19 related network challenges – network scalability, performance, teleworking, security, observations
  • Access and transport networks including Cable/DSL, LTE/5G, wireless, metro ethernet, fibre, segment routing
  • Network security issues (NSP-SEC, DDoS, Anti-Spam, Anti-Malware) and BCPs
  • Software defined networking, network function virtualization and network automation
  • Content & service delivery (Multicast, Voice, Video, Telepresence, Gaming) and cloud computing
  • IXPs and Peering
  • Internet of Things (IoT) architectures, standards, services, security, addressability, and manageability
  • Smart Cities architecture, security, and addressing
  • Research on Internet operations and deployment


Presentations are short and will be limited to 10-15 minutes in length.

Draft slides MUST be provided with submissions otherwise the NFH event PC will be unable to review the submission. For work in progress, the most current information available at time of submission is acceptable.

All draft slides submitted for PC review must be in PDF or PPT format only. Final slides are to be provided a week before the NFH event starts for display in the virtual session room and publication on the NFH event website.

Any questions or concerns should be addressed to the NFH event PC by email.