Monday, December 19, 2016

08:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:15 Opening of the conference
09:15 – 12:15 Tutorial

SDN, NFV, Cloud and fog networking
Guy Pujolle, UPMC, France

12:15 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 Keynote 1

Scheduling Virtual Machines in a SaaS environment
Harry Perros, NCSU, USA

15:00 – 16:00 Session 1: Cloud networking

Enabling Green Content Distribution Network by Clouds Orchestration
Yahav Biran (Colorado State University, USA), George Collins (Colorado State University, USA) and Sudeep Pasricha (Colorado State University, USA)

UAV and WSN Softwarization and Collaboration Using Cloud Computing
Sara Mahmoud and Imad Jawhar (UAE University, UAE), Nader Mohamed (Middleware Technologies Lab., Bahrain) and Jie Wu (Temple University, USA)

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 18:00 Session 2: Cloud networking

Limitations of OpenFlow Topology Discovery Protocol
Abdelhadi Azzouni (UPMC, France), Nguyen Thi Mai Trang (UPMC, France), Raouf Boutaba (University of Waterloo) and Guy Pujolle (UPMC, France)

An ACO-based Elephant and Mice Flow Scheduling System in SDN
Chunzhi Wang (Hubei University of Technology, China), Gang Zhang (Hubei University of Technology, China), Hongwei Chen (Hubei University of Technology, China) and Hui Xu (Hubei University of Technology, China)

A Centralized controller to improve fault tolerance in TRILL-based Fabric Networks
Mamadou Tahirou Bah (LIP6, France), Valentin Del-Piccolo (GANDI, France), Manel Bourguiba (ANEO, France) and Kamel Haddadou (GANDI, France)

18:00 End of the first day

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

09:00 – 10:00 Keynote 2

New Cloud Services for WiFi Data Analytics and Marketing
Abbas Hatoum, Ucopia Communications, UAE

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:00 Session 3: Internet of Things

SDN-based Architecture Challenging the IoT Heterogeneity
Intidhar Bedhief (University of Tunis el Manar, Tunisia), Meriem Kassar (ENIT, Tunisia) and Taoufik Aguili (ENIT, Tunisia)

Design RFCS with LonWorks Technology in Internet of Things Manufacturing
Chen Hong (Zhejiang University, P.R. China)

Network Management in Heterogeneous Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks
Maryam Vahabi (Mälardalen University, Sweden), Hossein Fotouhi (Mälardalen University, Sweden) and Mats Björkman (Malardalen University, Sweden)

12:10 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 Keynote 3

The Cloud for Reproducible Research
Khaled Salah, Khalifa University, UAE

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 17:30 Session 4: Mobility

Toward Local Overlay-based Mobile Clouds
Lavanya Tammineni (Texas State University, USA) and Mina Guirguis (Texas State University, USA)

Always Best Connected and Served based Scheme in Mobile Cloud Computing
Hend Ben Saad (Ecole Nationale d'Ingénieurs de Tunis, Tunisia), Meriem Kassar (ENIT, Tunisia) and Kaouthar Sethom (SUPCOM/ESTI, France)

Vehicular Cloud Data Collection for Intelligent Transportation Systems
Moumena Chaqfeh (UAE University, UAE), Nader Mohamed (Middleware Technologies Lab., Bahrain), Imad Jawhar (UAE University, UAE) and Jie Wu (Temple University, USA)

17:30 End of the second day
19:00 Social Event

Wednesday December 21, 2016

09:00 – 10:00 Keynote 4

Participatory Internet
Khaldoun AL Agha, Green-Communications, France

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:00 Session 5: Security

A Tutorial on Blockchain and Application to Secure Network Control-Planes
Nikola Bozic (SQUAD, France), Guy Pujolle (UPMC, France) and Stefano Secci (UPMC, France)

A Secure Cloud-Based NFC Payment Architecture for Small Traders
Nour El Madhoun (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France)

Centralized Management of Medical Big Data in Intensive Care Unit: A Security Analysis
Theodoros Mavroeidakos (National Technical University of Athens, Greece), Nikolaos Tsolis (University Of Piraeus, Greece) and Dimitrios D. Vergados (University of Piraeus, Greece)

12:10 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:30 Demo session

Green Communications and Ucopia Communications
Abbas Hatoum (Ucopia Communications, UAE) and Khaldoun AL Agha, (Green-Communications, France)

14:30 – 16:00 Session 6: Protocols and SDN

SDN-based Wi-Fi Direct Management for Wi-Fi Offloading
Thi-Mai-Trang Nguyen (UPMC, France)

Offloading TRILL on a programmable card
Danilo Cerovic (GANDI, France), Valentin Del Piccolo (GANDI, France), Ahmed Amamou (GANDI, France) and Kamel Haddadou (GANDI, France)

Software networks : where is the limit?
Otto Duarte (UFRJ, Brazil) and Guy Pujolle (UPMC, France)

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:15 Round Table: Is SDN the future?
17:15 End of the conference