Linux Plumbers Conference Networking Track
Call for Proposal (CFP) on Talks




We are seeking proposals for the networking track at Linux Plumbers Conference in Vancouver from November 13th, 2018 to November 14th, 2018.

Submitted proposals, 40 minutes length and accompanied by 2-10 pages length paper, to the LPC Networking Track Technical Committee should be on new & upcoming work with suggestions for solutions to problem on but not limited to following topics:

  • XDP/bpf,
  • Wireless Networking,
  • Performance and Performance Analysis,
  • TCP and congestion control algorithms,
  • nteractions between Networking and other subsystems,
  • IPSEC,
  • Security,
  • Offloading,
  • Configuration APIs,
  • Filtering and Classification

Key dates

  • Proposal submissions are due by July 11th 2018.
  • Authors will be notified of acceptance/rejection by August 15th, 2018.
  • 1st draft of the Slides and papers are due by October 25th, 2018. Final drafts are due by November 4th, 2018.

Proposal submission sent to the LPC Networking Track Technical Committee should contain

  • Title,
  • A list of submitter names, and
  • description of up to 350 words
for review. The LPC Networking Track Technical Committee will review all submissions and will provide feedback promptly.

Paper requirement and other questions can be reviewed case-by-case, with exception of recycled materials. Please contact the LPC Networking Track Technical Committee with any questions.