26-28 November 2014, Melbourne, Australia

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Keynote Speakers

Professor Moshe Zukerman, (Bio and Abstract (PDF)), City University of Hong Kong, China, will talk on "Teletraffic insights for Network Design."

Mr Wojtek Malewski, (Bio (PDF) and Abstract (PDF)), Hewlett-Packard Australia, will talk on "SDN Innovations with Virtual Application Networks. Simplifying, Scaling and Automating the Network."

Mr Al da Silva, (Bio and Abstract (PDF)), Juniper Networks, will talk on "Software Defined Networking and its applicability to Cloud, Data Centres and Data Centre Interconnect networks."

Keynote and Workshop on National Broadband Network

Dr Mark Gregory, (Bio), RMIT University, Australia, will talk on the "National Broadband Network" and this will be followed by a workshop.

ATNAC 2014 is technically co-sponsored by IEEE Communications Society. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.

Co-Located with the Engineers Australia Convention 2014

10 student travel assistance grants of AUD$600 will be made for selected accepted student papers that are presented at ATNAC 2014. To apply send an application letter and a letter of support from your supervisor to info at atnac.org before 30 September 2014.

Federation Square, Melbourne

Important Dates -  Register here
Late papers should be sent directly to info at atnac.org
Full Paper Submission Deadline : 8th July 2014 Extended
Paper Acceptance Notification : 31st July 2014
Final Paper Submission Deadline : 20th September 2014
Early bird registration deadline : 30th September 2014

ATNAC 2014 will include a conference best paper award and best paper authors will be invited to provide a paper to the 2015 special issue of the Australasian Journal of Information, Communication Technology and Applications.


With the increasing number of emerging robust networks, the challenge to design new networking protocols and techniques are never ending. With the imminent deployment of 4G and other emerging technologies, the demand for better service and quality has never been greater. ATNAC has been the forum for researchers and engineers to present and discuss topics related to advanced telecommunication network technologies, services and applications.

Novel contributions are presented in the form of keynote speeches by international experts, peer-reviewed technical papers, and posters. ATNAC 2014 seeks to address and capture highly innovative and state-of-the-art research from academia, communications industry and standardization bodies.

ATNAC is an international conference for the presentation of research outcomes covering timely and relevant aspects concerning optical, wired and wireless telecommunication networks and applications. Contributions are welcome on all advanced research and particularly (but not limited to) on the following topics:

  • Networks and Management
  • Internet Technologies
  • IPv6 Mobility and Vehicular Networks
  • Mobile Cellular and Wireless Networks
  • Network-Based Applications
  • Optical Communications
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Power Efficiency and Sustainability