5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunication Systems (ANTS), IEEE ANTS 2011
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
December 18-21, 2011
Sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society (IEEE ComSoc).

The 5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunication Systems (ANTS) will take place in Bengaluru (Bangalore), India, December 18-21,201. ANTS is the premier IEEE forum on networking and telecommunications in India. The distinguishing characteristic of IEEE ANTS is the promotion of an intense dialogue between academia and industry through panel discussions, invited talks and keynotes. Attendance is open to everyone and the registration is now open through the conference website. We would like to invite you to participate in this year's IEEE ANTS Conference. Come join us!

Goal, Scope and Audience
The theme of the conference this year is “Networking and Communication technologies for realizing “any-to-any” connectivity”. The goal of this conference is to bring together speakers and participants with an interest in networking and telecommunications research and create an unparalleled intellectual experience that focuses on challenges and opportunities, while at the same time promoting excellence in research and building community. The conference includes papers, posters, tutorials, keynotes and many other events. Tutorials at ANTS will be presented by domain experts to cover current topics directly related to the conference theme.
Potential audience for ANTS 2011 include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Industry researchers, University researchers, faculty and graduate students, interested in learning the state-of-the-art research around the world in the area of Networking and Telecommunications
  • Engineers, managers, and academic personnel, who wants to keep track of the latest developments in Networking.
  • Network application developers, System Administrators working on Network Technologies.
  • Technologists and computer scientists eager to learn about current day technologies such as cloud platforms, IPV6, etc.

Conference Highlights

Keynote Speakers

  • Dr. Krishan Sabnani, Alcatel Lucent Bell Labs
  • Dr. Anirban Mahanti, NICTA
  • Dr. Raman Santhanakrishnan, LSI India Research & Development
  • Mr. Som Pal Choudhury, Netgear
  • Dr. Shriram Revankar, Adobe India Technology Labs
  • Mr. A. Sethuraman, Huawei Telecommunications
Invited Talks

  • Collaborative Video Playback on a Federation of Tiled Mobile Projectors enabled by Visual Feedback by Prof. Dr. Magda El Zarki
  • Using Decomposition Techniques for the Design of Survivable Logical Topologies by Prof. Dr. Brigitte Jaumard
  • Cloud, Social, Mobile ┬ĘC and the future of Business Collaboration by Dr. Venkatesh Krishnaswamy

  • Topic: Energy Management
    Organized and moderated by: Mouli Chandramouli, Cisco, Inc.
  • Panelists:
    * Mr. Devasenapathi P Seetharamakrish, IBM India
    * Dr. Krishna Kant, National Science Foundation
    * Dr. Puneet Sharma, HP Labs
    * Dr. Rahul Tongia, CMU and CSTEP

  • Topic: Will BWA/LTE Rollout Spur Economic Growth for Telecom Sector?
    Organized by: Dr. Saragur M. Srinidhi, Prometheus Consulting
    Moderated by: Ravikiran Annaswamy, Senior Industry Practitioner

    * Mr. C.S. Rao, Reliance Telecom
    * Mr. S.C. Sharma, BSNL
    * Mr. Vijay Jain, Augere India
    * Mr. Mallikarjun Rao, AirCel
    * Dr. Manoj Choudhary, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology India Lab
    * Mr. Prashanth Adiraj, Intel Corporation
    * Prof. Raj Jain, Washington University in Saint Louis
    * Dr. Deepak Kataria, IPJunction, Inc.

  • Topic: Fostering an Innovation Economy in India: Issues, Challenges &
    Organized and moderated by: Dr. Deepak Kataria, IPJunction, Inc.

    * Mr. Balaji TS, Tech Mahindra
    * Mr. Devaraj. M. Srinivasan, Wipro Technologies
    * Mr. Nitin P. Pai, Tata Elxsi
    * Mr. Raghuveen B K, Infosys
    * Mr. Sunit Chauhan, Symphony Services
    * Dr. Sanjoy Paul, Accenture
    * Mr. Srinivasa Moorthy, Symphony Services
    * Mr. Rajesh Kumar Sundararajan, Aricent

Technical Program
IEEE ANTS 2011 features,

  • 35 long paper presentations (plus 3 invited paper)
  • 9 short papers
  • 9 poster presentations.

with topics bound to the conference theme including full range of telecommunications related research. The full list of accepted papers can be found at


  • Architectures for the Next Generation Internet and the Future Networks by Prof. Raj Jain, Washington University in Saint Louis
  • The IPv4 to IPv6 migration - Support for Internet of hosts and Internet of things by Mr. Haresh Dagale and Mr. Prabhakar T V, Centre of Electronics Design & Technology, IISc, Bangalore.
  • Cloud Technologies by Dr. Dinkar Sitaram and Mrs. Geetha Manjunath, Hewlett Packard,India.
  • Security as a Service in the Cloud by Mr. Marcus Wong, Huawei North America R&D center, USA
  • Optical Networking for Future Internet by Prof. Byrav Ramamurthy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
  • LTE and 4G Wireless Technologies by Dr. Deepak Kataria, IP Junction, Inc.

How to Participate
If you are interested in attending, please register as soon as possible to avail an early registration discount through the conference website before November 21, 2011. If you have any questions, please contact Saigopal Thota ( /


Date: December, 18-21, 2011

IEEE ANTS 2011 will take place in the heart of the Electronic city in Bengaluru (Bangalore), the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. Bangalore is also known as the Silicon Valley of India because of its position as the nation's leading IT exporter.

Conference Venue:
Radha Regent Bengaluru, 110C, Electronic city,Phase 1 Near Fire Station, Bangalore - 560100

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