The 41st IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN), November 7-10, 2016, Dubai, UAE

Welcome to Dubai


IEEE LCN 2016 News  

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 our 41st annual meeting in an exciting, new venue.

IEEE LCN 2016 is organised in partnership with the Canadian University Dubai. This year LCN is delighted to include 4 social events in the program including a Welcome Reception, Dhow River and Dinner Cruise, Banquet Dinner and Desert Safari and Dinner. We graciously thank Canadian University Dubai for sponsoring three of these events.

Important Dates

Paper registration: April 25 May 9, 2016

Paper submission: April 25 May 9, 2016

Notification of Acceptance: July 25, 2016

Final paper: August 15, 2016



October 26, 2016: For attendees who are first-time visitors to Dubai, see "Know Before You Go To Dubai" on the Conference Venue & Arrival page.

October 6, 2016: The Technical Program has been published.

October 6, 2016: The special LCN rate at the hotel has been extended to October 10. See the Hotel Reservation page for more details.

August 25, 2016: The Demonstration page has been updated.

August 9, 2016: The Technical Program page has been updated.

July 29, 2016: The Call for Demos page has been updated.

July 21, 2016: The N2 Women Young Researcher Fellowship award information has been posted at the N2 Women Fellowship page. The deadline to apply is August 3, 2016.

July 18, 2016: The Visa Information and Author Instructions pages have been updated.

July 13, 2016: The Conference Registration and Hotel Registration pages have been posted.

June 16, 2016: The Student Participation Grant page has been posted.

June 8, 2016: The Call for Demonstrations page has been posted.

June 7, 2016: Information about conference keynote speakers has been posted.

April 22, 2016: The paper registration and submission deadlines have been extended to May 9. Paper registration can be completed at the EDAS Web site.

April 18, 2016: The paper registration deadline has been extended to April 25. Paper registration can be completed at the EDAS Web site.

February 10, 2016: LCN 2015 presentations have been posted on the IEEE LCN YouTube channel.

December 5, 2015: The LCN 2016 Web site is now live! See the Call for Papers to plan for the 41st Annual LCN. The LCN 2015 site is archived under the Prior LCN Conferences tab.