Open call for presentations, sessions, poster and demonstrations at APAN42

The APAN Programme Committee now invites proposals from the entire APAN community for presentations, sessions, posters and demonstrations on any topic that relates to the development, deployment or research & education use of NRENs both domestically and internationally. Proposals that align with existing working groups are welcomed, but new topic areas are of great interest.

This open call is separate to the call for the annual APAN Research Workshop also being held that week, which has its own formal call for papers at To support formal academic participation APAN also offers (optionally) formally peer-reviewed proceedings for academic papers, published at

To support travel participants can be officially invited, with a letter, by the Program/Local Organising Committee. However please note there is no funding support available.

Presentations are usually allocated around 20-30 minutes each. Sessions run for 60-90 minutes. Posters can be displayed all week.

This Call for Presentations, Sessions, Posters and Demonstrations is now open, and will close 17 June 2016 with acceptances confirmed by 24 June 2016.

Please submit your proposal/abstract by email to by the closing date, and the earlier the better. It must provide your name, position, affiliation, a title, and a summary no more than 300 words long.

We hope to see you in Hong Kong in August 2016!