14-16 March 2018, Paris (France)


The third Fed4FIRE+ Engineering Conference (FEC) will be organised on 14-16 March 2018 in Paris, France.

The Engineering Conferences are 3 day events (organised twice a year) with a mix of plenary and parallel sessions. The sessions consist out of talks, tutorials and technical discussions and there is also a demo night session where experimenters, developers, projects, etc. can present their latest work, ready to inspire others in the community.

The program will look as follows:

  • March 14 AM: Fed4FIRE+ plenary meeting and parallel sessions (closed meeting)
  • March 14 PM: Panel discussion on SDN/NFV experiences from four projects
    • Practical experiences in dealing with a Federated NFV/SDN infrastructure – Roberto Minerva (EIT Digital)
    • The ORCA project: bridging SDR and SDN – Ivan Seskar (Rutgers University)
    • Full Stack Experimentation: exploring the interplay between software defined infrastructures, media services and user experience – Michael Boniface (IT Innovation Centre)
    • Federating testbeds for SDN/NFV experiments and classes with Fed4FIRE – Brecht Vermeulen (IMEC)
  • March 15 AM: Panel discussion on SDN/NFV experimenting + Open Calls
    • Chaired by Serge Fdida (Sorbonne)
      • SDN/NFV experimenting
      • Architecture/testbeds for SDN/NFV experimenting
      • End-to-End SDN/NFV issues
    • All you need to know about Open Calls – Monique Calisti (Martel)
  • March 15 PM: Demo Night: exhibition booths (more than 35 experiments)
  • March 16 AM: Fed4FIRE+ review (closed meeting)

If you are interested to receive more information about the event, please, drop us an email at: .

For the more detailed program, please follow the event website.

Registration is open here.

Do not forget to follow us on twitter @Fed4FIRE – and please spread the word.

Twitter hashtag #f4fFEC.


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