The 47th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), September 26-29, 2022, hybrid format (hosted in Edmonton, Canada)

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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. LCN 2022 will be held in a hybrid format, thus please join us for our 47th annual meeting either in person in Edmonton, or virtually online!

Important Dates

Paper Registration: April 1 April 24, 2022

Paper Submission: April 8 April 24, 2022

Doctoral Track Submission: May 20, 2022

Paper Acceptance Notification: June 15, 2022

Final Paper Due: July 15, 2022



September 23, 2022: The Attendee Information page has been posted. The password required to access the page will be supplied in your registrant welcome message. Questions can be referred to LCN Program Chairs, Sharief Oteafy and Eyuphan Bulut.

September 21, 2022: Zoom log-in guidelines for remote attendees are posted on the Attendee Information page.

September 3, 2022: The LCN 2022 Program has been posted on EDAS.

September 2, 2022: Video recordings of the IEEE LCN 2021 keynote and best paper candidate presentations will be released in YouTube premiere starting Monday, September 5, 2022 at 18:00 (GMT+0200), and the following days Tuesday (Sept. 6) and Wednesday (Sept. 7). Go to the LCN channel or directly go to the 2021 playlist, subscribe to the channel to receive future notifications, and enjoy the presentations!.

August 20, 2022: A few rooms have opened at the Lister Conference Center. See the Conference Hotel & Transportation page for information about making a reservation there.

August 19, 2022: If you are traveling to LCN 2022 from outside of Canada, please review the information about ArriveCAN, and submit your information at least 72 hours in advance of your travel.

July 22, 2022: Information about the N2 Women Fellowship has been posted.

July 17, 2022: Information about the LCN inaugural Student Mentorship Program has been posted.

July 2, 2022: The Presenter Instructions have been posted.

June 29, 2022: The Final Camera Ready Submissions Instructions for Authors have been posted.

June 17, 2022: The Hotel and Transportation and Visa Information pages have been posted.

June 13, 2022: The conference registration link and information has been posted.

May 05, 2022: Doctoral Track Authors — The paper submission deadline has been set at 20 May.

April 08, 2022: Authors — The paper registration and submission deadline has been extended to 24 April.

April 08, 2022: The Student Participation Grants page has been posted.

April 01, 2022: Authors — Please note that all submissions are to be made on EDAS, at

March 24, 2022: The Web page has been updated to note that LCN 2022 will be a hybrid event.

February 28, 2022: The Call for Demos has been posted.

November 02, 2021: The Call for Papers has been posted.

November 02, 2021: The LCN 2022 Web site is online!