May 2021 SIGCOMM Newsletter




N2Women'21 Call for Posters (ACM SIGCOMM 2021 Workshop)

The 11th N2Women workshop is soliciting posters on research related to any aspect of networking and communications. All researchers in the networking and communications fields are welcome to submit their work for presentation at this workshop. Presenting a poster is a great opportunity, especially for students and junior researchers, to extend the visibility of their work and meet members of our community. Workshop participation is free of charge. One author per accepted N2women poster is offered a free registration to SIGCOMM'21 conference (including workshops). To submit a poster or for more details on how to attend, please visit .

ACM SIGCOMM CCR Education Series Call for Papers 

The ACM SIGCOMM CCR Education Series is a forum for educators and researchers to share results, insights, and developments in the area of computer networking and computer systems education. The motivation for this series is to lay groundwork to improve and enhance the state of networking education through sharing ideas, approaches, methodology, tools and infrastructure. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to open infrastructures, teaching techniques and curricula, industry perspectives, experiences and lessons learned, surveys and polls, and historical retrospectives. Submissions to the ACM CCR Education Series will be accepted for every CCR issue (January, April, July, October). The submission deadline for appearance in the December issue is: September 1, 2021. For more information, please visit .

ACM SIGCOMM'21 List of Accepted Tutorials, Workshops, and Hackathons

The list of accepted Tutorials and Virtual Hackathons is now online at . The list of workshops has been finalized as well, in the left side bar of . Please make plans to attend any you find interesting! More details on registration for these events, as well as for the main conference, will be coming soon.

ACM CoNEXT 2021 Call for Papers 

Full CfP at the conference website:
CoNEXT 2021 will be a major forum for presentations and discussions of novel networking technologies that will shape the future of Internetworking. The conference is single track and features a high-quality technical program with significant opportunities for individual and small-group technical and social interactions among a diverse set of participants. The CoNEXT conferences focus on stimulating exchanges between various international research communities.
CoNEXT welcomes submission of both long and short papers. Since last year, the selection process includes among the potential outcomes the "one-shot major revision", allowing authors to improve their paper, as well as an early-reject notification (around the first two weeks of August).
+ Abstract Registration: June 21, 2021
+ Paper Submission: June 28, 2021 (hard deadline, no extensions will be given)
+ Notification of Acceptance: September 13, 2021



The ACM SIGCOMM Symposium on SDN Research (SOSR) is the premiere venue for research publications on SDN, building on past years' successful SOSR and HotSDN (Hot Topics in Software Defined Networking) workshops. SOSR 2021 ( will be fully virtual on September 20 & 21, 2021.
We invite submissions from researchers and practitioners on a wide range of related areas on SDN in particular and SDx in general. 

Important Dates:
Paper submission: June 11, 2021 (AoE) 
Notification: August 1, 2021 
Camera-ready due: August 22, 2021