ACM SIGCOMM 2016, Florianópolis, Brazil

Topic Preview Sessions

Are you new to SIGCOMM? Are you an expert on data centers but have not dabbled in wireless or privacy topics? Do you want to learn how to navigate the alphabet soup of acronyms (CDN, DCN, SDN?) Join us for the SIGCOMM preview sessions in which experts will give short introductions on a variety of topics to enhance your understanding of this year's paper presentations.


  • Monday, August 22, 2016

  • 5:30pm - 6:45pm Topic Preview 1

    Room: Topazio 1 and Topazio 2

  • 5:30pm-5:45pm — Scheduling

    Isaac Keslassy (Technion/VMWare)

  • 5:45pm-6:00pm — SDN/NFV 1: Software Defined Networking & Network Function Virtualization

    Christian Esteve Rothenberg (University of Campinas)

  • 6:00pm-6:15pm — SDN/NFV 2: Software Defined Networking & Network Function Virtualization

    Rodrigo Fonseca (Brown University)

  • 6:15pm-6:30pm — DCN 1: Datacenter Networking

    Hakim Weatherspoon (Cornell)

  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • 12:40pm - 1:30pm Topic Preview 2

    Room: Diamante

  • 12:40pm-12:54pm — Wireless

    Vamsi Talla (University of Washington)

  • 12:54pm-1:06pm — Verification

    Zach Tatlock (University of Washington)

  • 1:06pm-1:18pm — DCN 2/TCP: Datacenter Networking & TCP

    Tobias Flach (USC/Google)

  • 1:18pm-1:30pm — Policies and Neutrality

    Te-Yuan Huang (Netflix)


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