Call for Presentation

The Technical Program Committee for iPOP 2014 is soliciting presentation proposals for this conference. Protocol design, experiment, theory, implementation, and operational experiences are solicited. The topics of the conference will include but not be limited to the following:
* Photonic network for NxGN and NwGN
* Multi-Layer Network (MLN)/Multi-Region Network (MRN)
* Inter-area/inter-AS network
* Software Defined Networking (SDN)
* Software Defined Optics (SDO) and its network application
* SDN network services and monetization
* Open Source Software (OSS) activities for SDN
* Network virtualization
* Data center and WAN orchestration
* Path Computation Element (PCE) and traffic engineering
* GMPLS/ASON technologies
* Application with high-bandwidth demand
* L0-L3 Virtual Private Network (VPN)
* MPLS and Ethernet networking for inter-data center connectivity for cloud computing
* Carrier Ethernet and MPLS-TP for backhauling
* Optical networking/switching for cloud services
* Testbed, field trial
If you wish to submit a topic for consideration, please send an extended abstracts of 400 words and a maximum of 1 page, including figures and diagrams, speaker’s name, affiliation, and contact information to the Technical Program Committee at
Important Dates:
Submission deadline of one-page abstract: February 7, 2014
  February 20, 2014 (Closed)
Notification of acceptance: March 24, 2014
  March 26, 2014 (Done)
Submission deadline of final presentation slides: April 11, 2014
  April 17, 2014 (Closed)

Technical Program Committee


  • Kohei Shiomoto NTT, Japan
  • Eiji Oki, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
  • Azhar Sayeed, Cisco Systems, USA

Vice Chairs:

  • Itaru Nishioka, NEC Corporation of America, USA
  • Takeshi Shibata, Hitachi, Japan
  • Sota Yoshida, Mitsubishi Electric, Japan


  • Yousuke Takahashi NTT, Japan
  • Yohei Iizawa, NEC, Japan
  • Hitomi Yoshimura, Mitsubishi Electric, Japan