The First International Workshop on Networking, Computing, Systems, and Software

held in co-located with ICNC'11, Osaka, Japan, November 30-December 2, 2011

The main goal of this workshop is to provide a timely forum for the exchange and dissemination of new ideas, techniques and research in the field of networking, computing, systems, and software.

This workshop is non-refereed, so all submitted papers will be accepted for publication and presentation as long as they are well-formatted technical papers. The authors are responsible for the originality, significance, clarity, and quality of the papers. The submitted papers will be published as they are.

Paper format

  • Submitted papers must be the PDF using IEEE standard US-letter two-column format. Please see Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings for the details.
  • Title, Authors, Affiliation, Address, Abstract, Keywords must be written in English.
  • The body of the paper can be written in any language including English, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, etc.
  • If you want to include the non-English version of Title, Authors, etc, they must be written in the footnote of the first page.
  • The length of the paper must be 2-10 pages.
  • The PDF file should not be protected for copying, editing and printing.
  • The PDF file should not have page numbers.


  • Proceedings including all papers will be published and distributed at the ICNC'11 conference site.
  • All papers also will be published in the first issue of The Bulletin of Networking, Computing, Systems, and Software (ISSN 2186-5140).
  • Note that papers of NCSS will NOT be published through IEEE CPS, and thus they are NOT included in IEEE CS digital library.


  • Submissions imply the willingness of at least one author to register, attend the conference, and present the paper.
  • The author can select oral presentation or poster presentation.
  • Presentation must be made in English.


  • One paper author registration is necessary for each paper to be published in the Proceedings and the Program.
  • Please see Registration for the details.

Submission Instruction

  • Papers should be submitted though EasyChair by October 25, 2011. If an author does not have EasyChair account, it must be created.
  • Authors must select oral presentation or poster presentation when papers are submitted.
  • Submitted papers will be published as they are.

Important Dates

  • Submission Due: October 15, 2011 October 25, 2011 (extended)
  • Author Registration Due: October 30, 2011
  • Workshop: December 1-2, 2011


Workshop co-chair

  • Satoshi Fujita, Hiroshima University
  • Koji Nakano, Hiroshima University

Program co-chair

  • Yasuaki Ito, Hiroshima University
  • Sayaka Kamei, Hiroshima University