IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service
4-6 June 2018 – Banff, Alberta, Canada

News and Announcements

Best Paper Award and Runner-ups

Best Paper Award of IWQoS 2018 goes to:

“Software-Defined Label Switching: Scalable Per-flow Control in SDN”
Nanyang Huang (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Qing Li (Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd, P.R. China); Dong Lin (Huawei Technologies Ltd Co., Hong Kong); Xiaowen Li and Gengbiao Shen (Tsinghua University, P.R. China); Yong Jiang (Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, P.R. China)

Two runner-ups are:

“How would you like your packets delivered? An SDN-enabled open platform for QoS routing”
Chenfei Gao (AT&T Labs Research, USA); Weiyi Zhang (AT&T Research, USA); Vahid Rajabian-Schwart and Jian Tang (Syracuse University, USA); Guoliang Xue (Arizona State University, USA)

“A Data Center Interconnects Calculus”
Hao Wang (GWDG & University of Göttingen, Germany); Haoyun Shen (GWDG / University of Göttingen, Germany); Philipp Wieder (GWDG, Germany); Ramin Yahyapour (GWDG & University of Göttingen, Germany)

Program is now available

Please check the detailed IWQoS 2018 program here.

Instructions for Final Paper Submission, Registration and Presentation posted

Instructions for Final Paper Submission, Registration and Presentation can be found here.

For enquiries on final version preparation and copyright transfer, please contact publication chair Di Niu at

Registration and accommodation information posted

Registration website and fees are available here. Early registration deadline is May 1, 2018. Hotel accommodation information is available here. Deadline for making hotel reservations is May 1, 2018.

Keynote Speakers confirmed

We are pleased to announce that Prof. Sonia Fahmy from Purdue University and Prof. Kui Ren from SUNY Buffalo and Zhejiang University,  have been confirmed as invited speakers for the IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2018 Symposium.

More information here.

Welcome to the IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2018!

IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service
4-6 June 2018, Banff, Alberta, Canada

IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2018 will be held at the Banff Centre in Banff,  located in the Canadian Rocky Mountains (the Rockies), which is about 75 minutes driving time west of Calgary, and about 90 minutes from Calgary International Airport (YYC). This edition will last for three days setting a full technical program featuring high quality research contributions and keynotes by well-established members of the industrial and scientific communities.

The CFP can be found here. Abstract submission deadline: 15 February 2018, 23:59 EST  20 February 2018, 23:59 EST (Firm)

Abstract and paper submission site:

The Call for Posters and Demos can be found here.

2018 Patrons