Dear CAMP, PCE, L1VPN, MPLS and MPLS-TP subscribers,
(Apologies for multiple copies, appreciated if you can forward to
potentially interested people.
Following the successful events of iPOP, the 5th Conference on IP + Optical
Network (iPOP 2009) will be held at NICT Headquarters, Koganei, Tokyo,
Japan, June 11-12, 2009.
The conference is intended to share among the industry and the academia, the
knowledge, new findings, and experience on the state-of-the art of IP and
optical networking technologies. It features technical sessions and planned
exhibitions. The opportunity to participate is open to all.
See Call for presentation details at
Submission deadline of one page summary: February 20, 2009
Notification of acceptance: April 3, 2009
Submission deadline of final presentation slides: April 24, 2009
The Technical Program Committee for iPOP 2009 is soliciting presentation
proposals for this conference. Protocol design, experiment, theory,
implementation, and operational experiences are solicited.
The topics of the conference will include but not limited to the following:
* GMPLS/ASON technologies
* GMPLS Network management, OA&M
* Multi-layer network (MLN) / Multi-region network (MRN)
* Path Computation Element (PCE), Traffic engineering
* Inter-area/Inter-AS network
* L1VPN, Bandwidth on Demand, and Photonic Grid
* Wavelength Switched Optical Networks (WSON), Routing wavelength
assignment, Impairment management
* GMPLS-controlled Ethernet Label Switching (GELS) and related Ethernet
* Carrier Ethernet and MPLS-TP
* Photonic Network for NxGN and NwGN
* Application with high-bandwidth demand
* Testbed, field trial
If you wish to submit a topic for consideration, please send an Extended
Abstract of 400 words and a maximum of 1 page, including figures and
diagrams, speaker's name, affiliation, and contact information to the
Technical Program Committee at ipop2009-CFP@....
Exhibition Committee Vice-chair, iPOP 2009
Shoichiro Seno (E-mail) Senoo.Shoichiro@... Information Technology R&D Center, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation