Honorary Chair

Mohammad S. Obaidat
KASIT, Univ. of Jordan, Jordan

General Chair

Helena Szczerbicka
Univ. of Hanover, Germany

Program Co-Chairs

Malamati Louta
Univ. of Western Macedonia, Greece

Joaqu�n Entrialgo
Univ. of Oviedo, Spain

Vice Program Co-Chairs

Steven Latre
Univ. of Antwerpen, Belgium

George Karetsos
TEI of Thessaly, Greece

Invited Sessions Chair

Georgios Theodoropoulos
SUSTech, China

Tutorial Chair

Maria Calzarossa
Univ. of Pavia, Italy

Publication Chair

Sebastien Gougeau
Li-PaRAD, Univ. of Versailles, France

Publicity Chair

Christian Kater
Leibniz Univ. of Hannover, Germany


Antonio Bueno
Univ. of Girona, Spain

2018 International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems

July 9-12, 2018, Bordeaux, France

This annual international conference is a scientific forum for professionals and scientists involved in performance evaluation of computer and telecommunication systems. Performance evaluation of computer systems and networks has progressed rapidly in the past decade and has begun to approach maturity. Significant progress has been made in analytic modeling, simulation, and measurement approaches for performance evaluation of computer and telecommunication systems.

Sponsor SCS logo The Society for Modeling and Simulation International www.scs.org

Technical Sponsor ComSoc logo www.comsoc.org

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Papers and Demos are solicited in (but not limited to) the following topics:

Networking and Telecommunication Systems

Computer Systems

Tools & Methodologies

Call for Papers

You can download the PDF format Call for Papers (PDF, 171 KiB)


Important Dates for Papers

Paper Submission

Authors of accepted papers

The templates supplied by SCS must be used, they can be find in the SCS author's kit webpage: http://scs.org/authorskit/. All the information about the format are contained in the author's kit guidelines. Please include 5-10 keywords, complete postal and e-mail address, and fax and phone numbers of the corresponding author. The camera-ready papers (i.e. the final versions of accepted papers) must also not include headers or footers, including any kind of pagination except for the copyright notice.

The Transfer of Copyright and Author Certification forms to be signed and uploaded are also available in the author's kit webpage (http://scs.org/authorskit/).

For uploading the camera-ready paper and the forms, please visit: https://www.softconf.com/sim/SPECTS18/. Remember that the submission deadline is May 25, 2018.

If you have difficulties with electronic submission, please contact Technical Program Co-Chairs or the Local Arrangement Chair.

Best Paper Awards

These awards, one for each track, is open to all accepted papers. Papers will be evaluated based on originality, technical contribution, and presentation quality during the workshop.

Call for Tutorial Proposals

SPECTS 2018 is soliciting proposals for 1.5 or 3 hours tutorials to be held in conjunction with the conference. Tutorials should address established as well as new emerging research topics and practical applications in the area of performance evaluation of computer and telecommunication systems. Tutorials should present a comprehensive overview of the state of the art and outline open research and technical challenges.

A tutorial proposal should contain the following information:

The extended abstracts of the tutorials will be included in the conference proceedings. Tutorial proposals should be submitted for review in a single PDF file (not exceeding five pages) mailed to an email address available here soon.

SPECTS Steering Committee

Technical Program Committee