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Technical Program

The full technical program for the three-day conference is provided here, while the structural overview with registration desk information is available here. All technical sessions take place in the Kinnear Centre (KC) at The Banff Centre.
Online PDF versions of papers will be made accessible during the conference in September.

(Full papers = 24 min + 5 min for questions, Short papers = 17 min + 4 min for questions)

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Welcome by General Chair and Program Chairs (8:45-9:00) KC 303

Keynote 1 (9:00-10:00) Chair: David Nicol (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Tactical Networking Applications from Aerospace

Balagurana Chidambaram (Boeing)

AM Break (10:00-10:30) KC 300 Galleria


Session 1: GPUs (10:30-12:00) KC 303 Chair: TBD

Lunch (12:00-1:30) Vistas Dining Room


Session 2: Storage / Cloud (1:30-3:00) KC 303 Chair: TBD

PM Break (3:00-3:30) KC 300 Galleria


Session 3: Data Centers, Big Data, and HPC (3:30-5:30) KC 303 Chair: TBD

  • Reception (7:00pm-9:00pm) KC 301
  • Thursday, September 21, 2017

    Keynote 2 (9:00-10:00) KC 303 Chair: Tim Brecht (University of Waterloo)

    Scaling Internet TV Delivery to More Than 100 Million Subscribers

    Alex Gutarin (Netflix)

    AM Break (10:00-10:30) KC 300 Galleria


    Session 4A: Modeling (10:30-12:00) KC 303 Chair: Sem Borst (TUe / Nokia Bell Labs)

    Session 4B: Measurement and Simulation (10:30-12:00) KC 305 Chair: TBD

    Lunch (12:00-1:30) Vistas Dining Room


    Session 5: Power / Energy (1:30-3:00) KC 303 Chair: TBD

    PM Break (3:00-3:30) KC 300 Galleria


    Session 6: Hardware / Design (3:30-5:30) KC 303 Chair: TBD

  • Banquet (7:00pm-9:00pm) KC 101
  • Friday, September 22, 2017

    Keynote 3 (9:00-10:00) KC 303 Chair: Carey Williamson (University of Calgary)

    The 'S' and 'P' in IoT Stand for Security and Privacy

    Rei Safavi-Naini (University of Calgary)

    AM Break (10:00-10:30) KC 300 Galleria


    Session 7: Cloud / Data Centers and Applications (10:30-12:00) KC 303 Chair: TBD

    Lunch (12:00-1:30) Vistas Dining Room or Box Lunch for Hiking