The 43rd IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), October 1-4, 2018, Chicago, USA

Patrons & Exhibitors

Corporate Conference Support Levels


The IEEE Annual Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN) is the premier conference on the leading edge of theoretical and practical aspects of computer networking. LCN has the longest history among all computer networking conferences today and has been the venue where many major developments in computer networks are reported. Over 200 researchers, from both academia and industry, attend LCN from all over the world over a four-day period. In addition, LCN is the host to several workshops on various topics such as wireless networks, sensor networks, vehicular networks, network management, smart-grid, or Internet services.

LCN offers different support package possibilities that can suit organizations of any size. These packages offer an opportunity for the supporting organization, to promote its visibility, services and products to a large community. It is also an opportunity to demonstrate support to research and development activities in the computer networking community.

Sponsorship Levels

  • Platinum: $10,000
  • Gold: $5,000
  • Silver: $2,000
  • In-kind Sponsorships (support of a particular activity at the conference)

All sponsors will be listed in the Conference Program, IEEE Conference Proceedings and on the Conference Web site, with a link to the sponsor's company Home Page. Depending on the level of sponsorship, a sponsor will receive the following additional benefits:

Sponsorship Benefits

Platinum Sponsor

  • Recognized as Platinum Supporter at the conference banquet
  • Large poster indicating Platinum Sponsorship at registration booth
  • Three complimentary conference registrations for the conference
  • Display space during the conference
  • Any number of company-provided items in conference bag

Gold Sponsor

  • Recognized as Gold Supporter at one of the lunches
  • Two complimentary conference registrations for the conference
  • Display space during the conference
  • Two company-provided items in conference bag

Silver Sponsor

  • Recognized as Silver Supporter at one of the coffee breaks
  • One company-provided item in conference bag

In-kind Sponsor

We offer the opportunity to sponsor specific events and activities, e.g. student grants, coffee breaks, lunch, reception, or conference banquet. In these cases the sponsor name is prominently displayed during the event and an explicit "thank you" is mentioned at the welcome note of the event.

Potential sponsors can send an e-mail to the General Conference Chair, Kemal Akkaya, with any questions.