Thursday, July 7, 2016


The 14th ACM International Symposium on Mobility Management
and Wireless Access (MobiWac 2016)
November 13 - 17, 2016 - Malta

The MOBIWAC series of event is intended to provide an international forum
for the discussion and presentation of original ideas, recent results and
achievements by researchers, students, and systems developers on issues and
challenges related to mobility management and wireless access protocols. To
keep up with the technological developments, we also open up new areas such
as mobile cloud computing starting from this year.

Authors are encouraged to submit both theoretical and practical results of
significance on all aspects of wireless and mobile access technologies, with
an emphasis on mobility management and wireless access. Authors are invited
to submit full papers describing original research. Submitted papers must
neither have been published elsewhere nor currently be under review by
another conference or journal.

TOPICS OF INTEREST include, but are not limited to:

- Mobile Cloud Computing
- Wireless/Mobile Access Protocols
- Wireless/Mobile Web Access
- Wireless Internet and All-IP integration
- Next Generation Wireless systems
- Mobile Broadband Wireless Access
- Pervasive Communication and Computing
- Ubiquitous and mobile access
- Wireless Applications and testbeds
- Multi-Homing and Vertical Handoff
- Multi-Channel Multi-Radio MAC / network layer management
- Channels and resource allocation algorithms
- Energy and power management algorithms
- Mobility Models
- Multi-technology switching using Software Defined Radios
- Context-aware services and applications
- Context-aware protocols and protocol architectures
- Interactive applications
- Mobile database management
- Wireless Multimedia Protocols
- Mobile and Wireless Entertainment
- Mobile Info-services
- Social mobile networks
- Social mobile applications
- Data analysis for mobile and wireless networks
- SDN solutions in mobile and wireless networks
- QoS management
- Mobility Control and Management
- Localization and tracking
- Mobile/Vehicular environment access
- Wireless ad hoc and sensor networks
- Security,Trust management and Privacy issues
- Fault Tolerance solutions
- Wireless Systems' Design
- Analysis/Simulation of wireless mobile systems
- Testbeds for experimental and simulation analysis

Paper Submission, Publication, and Important Dates:

All accepted papers will appear in the Symposium Proceedings published by
ACM press.

- Submission Deadline: July 15, 2016 11:59PM EST (FIRM)

- Notification of Acceptance: August 15, 2016 11:59PM EST

Papers are submitted via the EDAS system (
For any question or problems related to MobiWac 2015 submissions, please
contact the PC Chairs.


General Chair
Ángel Cuevas, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

Program Co-Chairs
Periklis Chatzimisios, Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki, Greece
Robson De Grande, University of Ottawa, Canada

Technical Program Committee
Antonio A.F. Loureiro, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Michele Albano, CISTER, Portugal
Chadi Assi, Concordia University, Canada
Jalel Ben-othman, University of Paris 13, France
Fernando Boavida, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Juan Carlos Cano, Technical University of Valencia, Spain
Yuh-Shyan Chen, National Taipei University, Taiwan
Stefano Chessa, University of Pisa, Italy
Danny De Vleeschauwer, Alcatel-Lucent, Belgium
Andrés García Saavedra, Hamilton Institute, Ireland
Roch Glitho, Concordia University, Canada
Roberto González, NEC Laboratories Europe, Germany
Khaled Harras, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Charalampos Konstantopoulos, University of Piraeus, Greece
Pierre Leone, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Sotiris Nikoletseas, University of Patras & Computer Technology
Institute, Greece
Ai-Chun Pang, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Grammati Pantziou, Technological Educational Institution of Athens, Greece
Cristina M. Pinotti, University of Perugia, Italy
Paulo Pinto, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Victor Ramos, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico
Victor Rangel, National University of Mexico, Mexico
Thierry Turletti, INRIA, France
Alicia Triviño, Universidad de Málaga, Spain
Manuel Urueña, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Emmanouel Varvarigos, University of Patras & Computer Technology
Institute, Greece
Zainab Zaidi, National ICT Australia, Ltd, Australia

Posters/Demo Chair
Graciela Román Alonso, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico

Publicity Chairs
Khalil El-Khatib, UOIT, Canada
Mirela. A. M. Notare, Sao Jose Municipal University, Brazil

FOR MORE INFORMATION about the conference, organizing committee, submission
instructions, and venue please see the conference website

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