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             			 C A L L   F O R   P A P E R S

The 3rd International Conference on Emerging Ubiquitous Systems and  
Pervasive Networks (EUSPN-2011)
                                 3-6 May, 2011
                                 Amman, Jordan

                       www.iasks.org/conferences/EUSPN2011

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IMPORTANT DATES
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- Full Paper Submission  :   February 15, 2011
- Acceptance Notification:   March 01, 2011
- Final Manuscript:          April 01, 2011
- Conference Days:           May 3-6, 2011


The goal of the 3rd International Conference on Emerging Ubiquitous  
Systems and Pervasive Networks (EUSPN-2011) is to bring together  
researchers and scientists with interests in ubiquitous and pervasive  
systems and related issues to address recent research results and to  
present and discuss their ideas, theories, technologies, systems,  
tools, applications, work in progress and experiences. The EUSPN  
program will include guest speakers, peer reviewed technical program,  
demos, short papers, posters and invited sessions on the same or  
related topics, industrial presentations, and exhibitions around but  
not limited to the following topics:

Pervasive Algorithms and Protocols
-Context-, Location-, Resource-awareness
-Energy-aware MAC
-Energy-aware routing
-Energy-aware scheduling
-In-network processing and aggregation
-Localization and sleep scheduling protocols
-Multimedia over IP networks
-Network energy efficiency
-Performance analysis and optimisation
-Routing, multicasting and broadcasting

Ubiquitous Security Solutions
-Cross-layer security architecture
-Cryptographic protocols
-Denial of services attacks
-End-user & hop-by-hop authentication techniques
-Intrusion detection and prevention systems
-Multi-layer fault-localization protocols & algorithms
-Securing voice over WLAN

Ubiquitous Smart Systems and Applications
-Sensor networks for oil and gas industry
-Smart carts
-Smart energy-efficient routing protocols
-Smart environments: homes, offices, factories, schools, hospitals, etc.
-Smart objects: RFIDs, actuators, robots, etc.
-Smart Web services
-Tele-health monitoring systems
-Telemedicine systems

Autonomic and Pervasive Network Management
-Homogeneous & heterogeneous network architectures
-Reliability and scalability of networks
-Storage and bandwidth requirements
-Self-optimization, -healing, -organization & -protection

Ubiquitous Static and Mobile Systems
-Agent security and trust
-Agent-based architectures
-Agents design issues
-Data fusion and aggregation
-Distributed artificial intelligence
-Efficient reasoning
-Fault tolerance reasoning
-Grids Computing
-Machine leaning schemes
-Mobile and multi-agent systems
-Mobility tracking schemes
-Query and data dissemination
-Reliable interfacing

PUBLICATION
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Papers accepted for the conference will be published as a volume book  
with ACM in-cooperation (pending approval). Selected papers will be  
invited for publication, in the special issues of:

-Journal of Ubiquitous Systems and Pervasive Networks (JUSPN)
  http://www.iasks.org/journals/juspn
-International Journal of Mobile Information Systems (IJMIS)
  http://iospress.metapress.com/content/113224/
-International Journal of Mobile Computing and Multimedia  
Communications (IJMCMC)
  http://www.igi-global.com/Bookstore/TitleDetails.aspx?TitleId=1102&DetailsType=Description
-More to be added

PAPER SUBMISSION GUIDELINE
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Submitted technical papers must be no longer than 6 pages for full  
papers and 4 pages for short papers including all figures and  
references, and must be formatted according to the conference  
guidelines that can be found at: http://www.iasks.org/conferences/EUSPN2011 
.

COMMITTEES
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Honorary Chair
  Prof. Yacoub Al-Masa'efah, Tafila Technical University. Jordan

General Chairs
  Hossam Hassanein, Queen's University, Canada
  Albert Zomaya, The University of Sydney, Australia

Advisory Committee
  Irfan Awan, University of Bradford, UK
  Nick Cercone, York University, Canada
  Arjan Durresi, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA
  Ismail Khalil, Johannes Kepler University, Austria
  Zakaria Maamar, Zayed University, UAE
  Makoto Takizawa, Seikei University, Japan
  David Taniar, Monash University, Australia

Scientific Committee
  Elhadi Shakshuki, Acadia University, Canada (Chair)
  Mohamed Ahmed, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  Saleh Al-Jufout, Tafila Technical University, Jordan
  Nauman Aslam, Dalhousie University, Canada
  Youakim Badr, National Institute of Applied Sciences, France
  Slim Ben Saoud, University of 7 November at Carthage, Tunisia
  Darcy Benoit, Acadia University, Canada
  Karim Djouani, F'SATIE/TUT, Pretoria, South Africa
  Tomoya Enokido, Risho University, Japan
  Noura Faci, Lyon 1 University, France
  Xinwen Fu, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
  Javier García-Villalba, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
  Laurent Gomes, INRIA Rocquencourt, Portugal
  Shawkat Guirguis, Alexandria University, Egypt
  Farookh Hussain, Curtin University of Technology, Australia
  Omar Hussain, Curtin University of Technology, Australia
  Sajid Hussain, Fisk University, USA
  Mohamed Khalgui, Martin Luther University, Germany
  Anis Koubaa, COINS Research Group, Portugal
  Osama Kubbar, QU Wireless Innovation Centre, Qatar
  Jiang Li, Howard University, USA
  Geyong Min, University of Bradford, UK
  Syed Mustapha, Universiti Tun Abdul Razak, Malaysia
  Cornelius Ncube, Bournemouth University, UK
  Maytham Safar, Kuwait University, Kuwait
  Tarek Sheltami, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia
  Michael Sheng, University of Adelaide, Australia
  Agustinus Waluyo, Institute for Infocom Research, Singapore
  Senol Zafer, Maltepe University, Turkey

Local Organizing Committee
  Saleh Al-Jufout, Tafila Technical University, Jordan (Chair)
  Ahmad Al-Ja'afreh, Tafila Technical University, Jordan
  Qais Alsafasfeh, Tafila Technical University, Jordan
  Abdel Ilah Alshbatat, Tafila Technical University, Jordan
  Mohammad Al-Soud, Tafila Technical University, Jordan
  Hamed Al-Bdour, Mu'tah University, Jordan
  Sahar Idwan, The Hashemite University, Jordan
  Ahmad Khasawneh, The Hashemite University, Jordan
  Ahmad Musa, Al-Hussein Bin Talal University, Jordan
  Mahmoud Qasaymeh, Tafila Technical University, Jordan

CONTACT
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Elhadi Shakshuki
Acadia University, Canada
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