Call for Papers

3rd International Conference on Networking and Advanced Systems  2017

13-14 December 2017 – Annaba, Algeria

The third conference ICNAS 2017 is a scientific event that brings together scientific expertise on several areas of scientific research. This biennial conference is the successor of the conference ICNAS 2013 and ICNAS 2015. In fact, the areas of interest ICNAS 2017 are valid with a cross between different research themes. Through this conference, the scientific frontiers are pushed and multidisciplinary investigations allow researchers and young researchers to propose their ideas and contributions. The conference deals with topics relating to networking, management and systems that revolve around this technology. The systems are advanced systems by their design, implementation and applications.

We invite you to submit your original technical papers to this event. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the ICNAS’2017 Conference Proceedings. Extended version of selected high-quality papers will be considered for publication in the international journals.

ICNAS 2017 is organized by the Networks and Systems Laboratory – LRS . It will take place at the Badji Mokhtar University in Annaba from 13 -14 December 2017.

ICNAS 2017 solicits submissions on a wide range of research topics, spanning both theoretical and systems research. The topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Social networks and education

Social networks for learning and teaching
Intelligent systems for social networks
Software engineering for social networks
Social network penetration and protection
Social network mining and data storage
Social networks for communication
Social networks for collaboration
Human interaction in social networks

  • Performance Evaluation in Computer Networks

Sensors Networks: mobility and auto configuration
IPsec Exchange
Channels management
Energie Conservation in sensors Network

  • Security and privacy

Access control and authorization
Application security
Attacks and defenses
Censorship resistance
Cloud security
Distributed systems security
Economics of security and privacy
Embedded systems security
Hardware security
Intrusion detection and prevention
Malware and unwanted software
Mobile and Web security and privacy
Language-based security
Network and systems security
Privacy technologies and mechanisms
Protocol security
Secure information flow
Security and privacy for the Internet of Things
Security and privacy for the Smart Grid
Security and privacy metrics
Security and privacy policies
Security architectures
Usable security and privacy

  • Smart Cities & Communities

GIS application in smart cities
Mobility management in smart cities
Security management in smart cities
Cloud computing for smart cities
Big data management within smart cities
Crowdsensing in smart cities
IoT & Connected objects in Smart Cities
Vehicular networks
Social points in Intelligent transport systems
Intelligent transport infrastructure
Numeric energy

  • Biometric systems

Advanced Biometric systems
Multimodal biometric systems
Image processing
Pattern recognition

      IMPORTANT DATES                        

Paper submission deadline:
        15 July 2017   31 July 2017
 Notification of acceptance:
        15 September 2017
Camera-Ready Submission:
        25 September 2017
Conference date:
        13-14 December 2017


All submissions must be original, unpublished, and not considered elsewhere for publication. The initial submission for review will be limited to 6 pages, including references, figures and tables (at least 10pt font, 2-column format). The papers accepted and presented in ICNAS 2017 will be published in the conference proceedings.

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 the conference submission website: