IEEE Latin-American Conference on Communications
11-13 November 2019 // Salvador, Brazil


Call for Papers

We invite authors to submit original and unpublished research papers focused on (but not limited to) the following topics of interest:

Mobile and Wireless Networking
– Cellular systems, 4G/5G and beyond
– Wearable computing and networking
– Network functions virtualization
– Software defined network
– Opportunistic wireless networks
– Wireless network virtualization
– Vehicular networks
– Device-to-device/Machine-to-machine communications
– Wireless multimedia networks
– Peer-to-peer networking
– Visible light communications
– Cognitive networks
Communication Services
– Broadcast services (Digital TV, HDTV, IPTV, etc.)
– Multimedia services and applications
– Service security and privacy
– Location-based services
– E-health, E-governance, E-agriculture, etc.
– Quality of experience and Quality of service
– Real Time Communication Services
Communication QoS, Reliability and Performance Modeling
– Performance evaluation and Design
– Reliability of systems and networks
– Traffic characterization and measurements
Optical Networks
– Routing and spectrum assignment for optical networks
– Optical network control and management
– Virtualization and slicing in optical networks
– Elastic networks
– Optical and wireless convergence
Communications Systems & Signal Processing
– Communication Theory
– Power Line Communications
– Radio Communications
– Satellite & Space Communications
– Signal Processing & Communications Electronics
– Transmission, access and optical system
Enabling Technologies
– Network management
– Switching and Routing
– Communications protocols InternetSelected Areas in Communications
– Big Data
– Internet of things
– Cloud, Edge and Fog computing
– Social networks, Crowdsourcing, and Crowdsensing
– Smart cities and urban computing
– Next-Generation Networking and Internet
  • Full Paper Submission: 23 July 2019 08 August (CLOSED)
  • Tutorial Proposals Submission: 12 July 2019 (CLOSED)
  • Notification of acceptance: 15 September 2019 (SENT)
  • Submission of camera-ready papers: 27 September 2019 (CLOSED)


Papers must be written in English, unpublished and not submitted elsewhere. Full papers must be formatted as the standard IEEE double-column conference template and submitted exclusively in PDF on JEMS ( at the IEEE LATINCOM 2019 page. Maximum 6 pages are allowed for each paper, including all illustrations and references. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the IEEE LATINCOM 2019 Conference Proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore® as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.


Authors of the best papers presented at the conference will be invited to submit extended versions of their manuscripts to the following journals: