NetSys 2019

March 18 till March 21, 2019 – Garching b. München, Germany

Call for Papers

International Conference on Networked Systems 2019
March 18 till March 21, 2019 – Garching b. München, Germany

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The Conference on Networked Systems (NetSys 2019) is a biennial event that provides an international forum for engineers and scientists in academia, industry, and government to discuss recent innovations in the realm of networked systems.

NetSys 2019 conference proceedings will be will be submitted for inclusion to IEEE Xplore.

NetSys 2019 is co-organized by GI KuVS and ITG. Included in the conference is the annual 1-day ITG expert symposium “Future of Networking” (Zukunft der Netze, ZdN), with presentations organized on an invitation-only basis. NetSys 2019 will also feature a session on hot topics in networking, an industry session, separate workshops, tutorials, posters and demos, and a PhD forum.

NetSys solicits submission of high-quality, original scientific papers presenting novel research on the wide range of networked systems, including but not limited to:

  • Network architectures and protocols
  • Transport- and application-layer protocols
  • Peer-to-peer and overlay networks
  • Software-defined networking and network/functionality virtualization
  • Mobile, ad-hoc, opportunistic, vehicular and sensor networks
  • Middleware architectures and platforms for networked systems
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Cloud computing, mobile cloud computing
  • Network/cyber security and privacy
  • Information-centric networking, content distribution and retrieval
  • SoA, web services, and mobile services
  • Consistency, reliability, availability, and programming support
  • Social networks, social computing, data-intensive computing (big data)
  • Methods for design, implementation and analysis of networked systems
  • Cyber-physical networked systems
  • Green networks and green networked systems
  • Emerging networked applications


Full and short papers

  • Registration & submission: Monday, October 15, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: Thursday, November 29, 2018
  • Camera-ready due: Thursday, January 31, 2019

For other dates (Hot Topics, workshop proposals, PhD Forum, etc.) see


All submissions must be original, unpublished, and not considered elsewhere for publication. Papers must be 8 pages (full paper) or 4 pages (short paper), including references, figures and tables (at least 10pt font, 2-column format).

Manuscripts will undergo a thorough process of peer reviews by at least three members of the technical program committee.

Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and will be submitted for inclusion to IEEE Xplore.

Submission implies that at least one author will register and attend the conference to present the publication if the paper is accepted.

IEEE LaTeX and Microsoft Word templates, as well as formatting instructions, are available online on this website.

Contributions should be submitted electronically as PDF, using the IEEE conference publishing template, via EDAS submission system:

Different rules apply for hot-topics-in-networked-systems, some workshops and PhD Forum papers.

NetSys 2019 Committee



Video recordings of all four days are online now.

Best Paper Award NetSys 2019

The Best Paper Award of NetSys 2019 has been awarded for the Paper KOMon - Kernel-based Online Monitoring of VNF Packet Processing Times

Best Demo Award NetSys 2019

The Best Demo/Poster Award of NetSys 2019 has been awarded for the Demo GPU Accelerated Planning and Placement of Edge Clouds

Gold Sponsors

Bronze Sponsor & Student Supporter

Sponsoring Scientific Organizations