The Twenty-first ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets 2022) will bring together researchers in computer networks and systems to engage in a lively debate on the theory and practice of networking. HotNets provides a venue for discussing innovative ideas and for debating future research agendas in networking.


Thompson Conference Center
UT Austin

Event Information

HotNets 2022 will be an in-person event.

In light of continued effects from the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be streaming the talks and have a Slack channel for questions. However, we will not be able to monitor the slack channel rigorously.

HotNets makes a limited number of open registration slots available to the community through a lottery. If you want to be considered, please fill out this form by October 5th.

Online Participation

Zoom Webinar

HotNets 2022 will be live-streamed on Zoom. Please join our Zoom webinar on the days of the conference. We will be using the same webinar for all sessions.

Slack Channel

HotNets 2022 will be using Slack to moderate session questions, panel discussions and other general communication needs. Please join the HotNets 2022 channel (“#hotnets22”) in the SIGCOMM workspace to receive up-to-date information. Should you need any assistance during the course of the conference, please reach out to the volunteers through the "#hotnets22-help" channel.

Important Dates

Abstract deadline: June 16, 2022 (6 pm EDT)
Paper submission deadline: June 23, 2022 (6 pm EDT)
Acceptance/rejection notification: September 4, 2022
Camera-ready deadline: October 14, 2022
Workshop: November 14-15, 2022

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