Call for Workshops

Each workshop proposal must include:

  1. The workshop title and acronym.
  2. The name, address, and a short bio of up to 200 words for each of the workshops’ organizers; workshops may have up to three organizers, and should have organizers from at least two different institutions.
  3. A brief description (up to 1 page) of the technical issues that the workshop will address, and the reasons why the workshop is of interest to the PerCom community at this time. Please also include a short discussion of related workshops and conferences and outline why the proposed workshop is unique.
  4. The names of potential program committee members.
  5. Description of the communities/groups the workshop aims to attract.
  6. The planned format of the workshop, including a strategy to facilitate lively and interactive discussions.
  7. If applicable, a description of past version(s) of the workshop, including: number of submitted and accepted papers and number of attendees. Please also clarify the differences between the proposed edition of the workshop and previous edition(s).
  8. If the workshop does not have any past history, an estimate of the expected number of submitted and accepted papers, and of the expected number of attendees.
  9. A description of the publicity plan.
  10. A preliminary call for papers.
  11. The workshop website address (preliminary).

Submission Guidelines

Workshop proposals should be submitted (in PDF format) no later than June 2, 2017 by e-mail to the PerCom 2018 Workshop Co-chairs (,, with "PerCom 2018 Workshop Proposal" in the subject. Workshops will be held immediately prior to, or immediately after, the main conference.

Important Dates

Workshop proposals:   June 2, 2017
Notification: June 23, 2017

Tentative Schedule for Workshops

Deadline for Workshop Papers: November 11, 2017
Notification of Workshop Papers: December 23, 2017

Workshop Chairs

Daniele Riboni, University of Cagliari, Italy
Petteri Nurmi, University of Helsinki, Finland