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3rd EAI International Conference on Future Access Enablers of Ubiquitous and Intelligent Infrastructures

October 12–14, 2017 | Bucharest, Romania

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Dear authors,


We are pleased to announce that Organizing Committee has decided to extend the deadline for the Call for papers. New deadlines are as follows:


Submission deadline: 31 July (Hard Deadline)

Notification deadline: 15 August

Camera ready deadline: 31 August


Instructions for submitting your papers are available here



Fabulous 2017 Team


3rd EAI International Conference on Future Access Enablers of Ubiquitous and Intelligent Intrastructures

The 3rd EAI International Conference on Future Access Enablers of Ubiquitous and Intelligent Infrastructures (FABULOUS 2017) aims to gather prominent researchers from academia and industry, innovators and entrepreneurs in the broad areas of future wireless networks, ambient and assisted living and smart infrastructures in order to interact, exchange ideas, expertise, experience and know-how and discuss the latest results and achievements in the aforementioned topics of interest.

Recent technology convergence within the ICT domain followed by increased user personalization triggers a need for multidisciplinary approaches tackling future networking problems from different perspectives. FABULOUS 2017 will provide a forum for its participants and trigger important discussions towards the fulfillment of the conference scope.

Special emphasis will be put on the analysis of practical use-cases and business opportunities in different parts of the world showcasing the social influence of the ICT.


  • The event is endorsed by the European Alliance for Innovation, a leading community-based organization devoted to the advancement of innovation in the field of ICT.

  • All accepted papers will be submitted for publication in Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library, one of the world's largest scientific libraries.


FABULOUS 2017 solicits original and previously unpublished papers targeting research challenges, advances and business opportunities towards a world of smart environments enabled by broadband and pervasive communications.

The evolution of the ubiquitous interconnected digital surroundings offers an increasing wealth of opportunities for novel access and core technologies, novel applications and services and novel communications solutions that shift the paradigm towards user-centric approaches.

We expect original work, not currently under review by another conference or journal, which describes theoretical work validated by simulation or experimental studies. Developed proof-of-concepts and testbeds are of particular interest.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:


Future access networks:

  • 5G access networks

  • Cloud RANs

  • Self-organizing networks

  • Ad-hoc networking

  • Cognitive radio & Dynamic spectrum access

  • Spectrum offloading

  • Tactile Internet

  • mmW and cmW bands for future access

  • Optical wireless communications

  • Antenna and radio propagation

  • RF devices


Internet of Things and Smart City / Smart Environment applications:

  • Wireless sensor networks and practical applications

  • Machine-to-machine (M2M) & device-to-device (D2D) communications

  • Vehicular communications

  • Smart grids

  • eHealth & eCare solutions

  • Energy efficiency and green solutions


Communications & Computing Infrastructures:

  • High Speed / High Capacity Networks

  • Optical Networks

  • Cloud computing

  • Software defined networking

  • Big data & Data mining


Security aspects in communications and data processing:

  • Advanced solutions in Network Security

  • Physical Security

  • Privacy and Confidentiality in Data Communications and Data Processing

  • Cryptography

  • Multimedia & content security


Signal processing & Multimedia:

  • Advanced algorithms for signal processing 

  • Positioning and Localization

  • Video and Image signal processing

  • Audio processing

  • Third sense multimedia & communication

Proposals of Special Sessions on Selected Topics within the conference objective are strongly recommended. 


Full Paper Submission Deadline
2nd April 14th April 2017


Special Session Paper Submission Deadline


Notification Deadline
AUGUST 15 2017

Camera-ready Deadline
AUGUST 31 2017

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