Call for Presentation

The Technical Program Committee for iPOP 2013 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 / Multi-region network
* Inter-area/Inter-AS network, Wavelength Switched Optical Networks
* GMPLS/ASON technologies, GMPLS Network management, OA&M
* GMPLS-controlled Ethernet Label Switching (GELS) and related Ethernet transport technologies
* Path Computation Element (PCE), Traffic engineering
* Application with high-bandwidth demand, L1VPN, Bandwidth on Demand, and Photonic Grid
* MPLS and Ethernet networking for Inter-data center connectivity for cloud computing
* Carrier Ethernet and MPLS-TP for backhauling, Software Defined Networking
* 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 15, 2013
 February 28, 2013(Closed)
Notification of acceptance: March 29, 2013
 April 4, 2013
Submission deadline of final presentation slides: April 19, 2013
 April 24, 2013 (Extended)

Technical Program Committee


  • Itsuro Morita, KDDI R&D Labs., Japan
  • Eiji Oki, University of Electro-Communications, Japan
  • Ina Minei, Juniper Networks, USA

Vice Chairs:

  • Itaru Nishioka, NEC, Japan
  • Rie Hayashi, NTT, Japan
  • Takao Naito, Fujitsu Laboratories, Japan


  • Noboru Yoshikane, KDDI R&D, Japan
  • Daisaku Shimazaki, NTT, Japan
  • Toru Katagiri, Fujitsu Laboratories, Japan