International Symposium on Emerging Inter-networks, Communication and Mobility (EICM)

Elsevier Elsevier

To be held with

The 9th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2014)

August 17-20, 2014
Niagara Falls, Canada

The rapid advances in wired and wireless networks and communications as well as mobile systems have revolutionized the way in which researchers construct these systems. These systems are emerging topics bringing together the essentials from many disciplines.

The main objective of this symposium is to bring together researchers from academia and industry to share their state-of-the art research and developmental work in the broad areas of networks, communication and mobile systems. Papers that illustrate new ideas, innovative research results, or survey works in the following topics will be solicited.

Topics of interest will include, but are not limited to:

Paper Submission

Authors are requested to submit papers reporting original research results. The page limit for papers should not exceed 6 pages. Papers should be prepared using Elsevier (Template). Elsevier author guidelines of Procedia are available at: (Author Guidelines).

Papers must be submitted via email to the Program Chairs (Zahoor.Khan@dal.ca and sakib.pathan@gmail.com). Please CC to both addresses. In the subject line of the email, please mention "EICM14-Title of your paper". Authors are requested to submit their papers in PDF format only before the deadline (see Important Dates).


All accepted papers will be published by Elsevier Science in the open-access Procedia Computer Science series on-line. Procedia Computer Sciences is hosted on www.Elsevier.com and on Elsevier content platform ScienceDirect (www.sciencedirect.com), and will be freely available worldwide. All papers in Procedia will be indexed by Scopus (www.scopus.com) and by Thomson Reuters' Conference Proceeding Citation Index (http://thomsonreuters.com/conference-proceedings-citation-index/). The papers will contain linked references, XML versions and citable DOI numbers. You will be able to provide a hyperlink to all delegates and direct your conference website visitors to your proceedings. All accepted papers will also be indexed in DBLP (http://dblp.uni-trier.de/).

Important Dates

Submission Deadline: May 15, 2014
Author Notification: May 30, 2014
Final Manuscript: June 19, 2014

Symposium Steering Chair

Elhadi Shakshuki, Acadia University, Canada

Symposium Program Chairs

Zahoor Khan, Dalhousie University, Canada
Al-Sakib Khan Pathan, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia

Technical Program Committee

Zakaria Al-Qudah, Yarmouk University, Jordan
Markus Aleksy, ABB Corporate Research Center, Germany
Tayseer Alkhdour, King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia
Nik Bessis, University of Derby, UK
Kechar Bouabdellah, Oran University, Algeria
Ali El Kateeb, University of Michigan-Dearborn, USA
Stéphane Galland, IRTES-SET, France
Bin Guo, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Shibo He, Zhejiang University, China
M. Shamim Hossain, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Peng Hu, CMC Microsystems, Canada
Nadeem Javaid, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan
Anis Koubaa, Al-Imam University, Saudi Arabia
Jiang Li, Howard University, USA
Wenjia Li, Georgia Southern University
Janet Light, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Haroon Malik, University of Waterloo, Canada
S.M.F.D Syed Mustapha, Asia e University, Malaysia
Ali Nafarieh, Dalhousie University, Canada
Mubashir Rehmani, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Wah Cantt, Pakistan
Kashif Saleem, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Riaz Ahmed Shaikh, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
Tarek Sheltami, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia
Agustinus Borgy Waluyo, Monash University, Australia
Xianglin Wei, Nanjing Telecommunication Technology Research Institute, China
Ansar Yasser, Hasselt University, Belgium

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- Dr. Zahoor Khan, Dalhousie University, Canada Email Address
- Dr. Al-Sakib Khan Pathan, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Email Address