The 49th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN)

October 8-10, 2024, Caen, Normandy, France

Welcome to Caen



The IEEE LCN conference is the premier conference on theoretical and practical aspects of computer networking. LCN is highly interactive, enabling an effective interchange of results and ideas among researchers, users, and product developers. Major developments from high-speed networks to the global Internet to specialized sensor networks have been reported at past LCNs. Please join us for LCN 2024, our 49th annual meeting, in Caen, France!

Important Dates

Paper Registration: April 19 May 3, 2024 NEW

Paper Submission: April 19 May 3, 2024 NEW

Paper Acceptance Notification: June 28, 2024

Final Paper Due: July 25, 2024



July 17, 2024: Students who are authors of accepted papers are eligible to apply for student participation grants; application information has been posted.

July 9, 2024: Information about the N2Women Fellowship has been posted.

July 8, 2024: Student mentorship information has been posted.

July 1, 2024: Final Author Instructions for camera-ready submissions have been posted.

July 1, 2024: The list of accepted papers has been posted.

June 27, 2024: The Conference Registration page has been posted.

April 24, 2024: Information about all keynote presenters has been posted.

April 19, 2024: The paper registration and submission deadlines for regular, short, and doctoral papers has been extended to May 3. NOTE that Special Tracks might have their own paper registration and submission deadlines.

March 28, 2024: Information about keynote presenters and additional special tracks at LCN 2024 have been posted.

March 20, 2024: Information about special tracks at LCN 2024 have been posted.

January 17, 2024: The LCN 2023 Photo Gallery and Invitation to the IEEE LCN 2024 Conference video have been posted.

January 5, 2024: An updated Call for Papers has been posted! Please note the new Remote Presentation Option.

October 28, 2023: The LCN 2024 Web site is live! Welcome to the 49th LCN!