Call for Proposals - APAN 50 Virtual Meeting and Conference

The Future of Networked Research and Education
3-7 August 2020
APAN will have its 50th bi-annual meeting this year, alongside a full conference and celebration, together with recognition of the 50th anniversary of the event host, the Hong Kong Joint Universities Computing Centre (JUCC).
This conference and meeting will be run online, with a range of innovative interaction models across all session-types, and demonstrating the abilities of modern collaboration technologies to deliver an engaging experience regardless of location.
As part of fostering global participation in this event, there will be no registration fee, it is free to attend and participate for everyone, from anywhere, with a relevant interest in networking and IT in the support of research and education.
Registration will give you access to a very wide range of session topics and session types, and exciting keynote presentations.
Target audience:
  • Researchers, Educators and Students
  • Network Managers and Engineers
  • Computing and storage service providers
  • University administrators and leaders
  • NREN leaders and builders
  • Software developers and engineers
  • Trainers and Workforce developers
  • Librarians and data managers
  • Industry suppliers of R&E capabilities
Submissions are sought on anything related to the use of networks in research and education in any discipline or domain.
The call for all submissions is open now. Submissions can be made through the meeting website:
Registration will open soon on the same website, and announced widely. Participants are encouraged to register early to ensure sufficient capacity on the systems, and to attract relevant sponsors.