Program - Call for Papers

The APRICOT 2012 Call for Papers

The APRICOT 2012 Program Committee is now seeking contributions for presentations and tutorials.

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Conference milestones

The timeline for submissions to the Call for Papers is:

Call for Papers Opens 22 November 2011
First Draft Program Published 19 December 2011
Final Deadline for Submissions 10 February 2012
Final Program Published 17 February 2012
Final Slides Received 25 February 2012

Program material

The APRICOT Program is organized into three parts, including workshops, tutorials, and the conference. The APNIC Policy SIG and APNIC Member Meeting (AMM) will be held during the APRICOT conference.

Topics for the tutorials and conference might include among other themes, relevant to Internet operations and technologies:

  • IPv4/IPv6 routing and operations
  • IPv4 address runout / IPv6 deployment and transition technologies
  • Backbone operations
  • ISP and carrier services
  • Network security issues (NSP-SEC, DDoS, anti-spam, anti-malware)
  • Peering/IXPs
  • Internet policy (security, regulation, content management, addressing, etc.)
  • Access and transport technologies, including broadband deployment, Cable/DSL, wireless, WiMax, metro ethernet, fiber network, MPLS
  • Content and service delivery (Multicast, Voice, Video, "telepresence", Gaming)

Call for Papers Submission

All draft and complete slides must be submitted in PDF format only.

Draft slides for both the tutorials and conference sessions MUST be provided with the paper, otherwise the program committee will be unable to review the submission. For work in progress, the most current information available at the time of submission is acceptable.

Final slides are to be provided by the specified deadline for publication on the APRICOT website.

While the majority of speaking slots will be filled by the first submission deadline, a limited number of slots may be available up to the final submission deadline for presentations that are exceptionally timely, important, or of critical operational importance.

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Any questions or concerns should be emailed to the program committee. We look forward to receiving your presentation proposals.

Key Info


Ashok Hotel,
New Delhi, India


21 February - 2 March 2012


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Program includes:

Technical workshops, Tutorials, and Conference streams.