IEEE International Conference on Communications
14-18 June 2021 // Montreal, Canada
Connectivity – Security – Privacy

Technical Program Committee

TPC Chair

Sonia Aissa
Professor, INRS, University of Québec

TPC Co-Chair

Robert Schober
Professor, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

TPC Co-Chair

Matthew C. Valenti
Professor, West Virginia University

Operations Co-Chair

Raed Abdullah
Strategic Planning Engineer, Hydro Ottawa

Operations Co-Chair

Fabrice Labeau
Assoc. Professor, Assoc. Dean, McGill University

Workshops Co-Chair

Hossam Hassanein
Queen's University

Workshops Co-Chair

Abdelhamid Mellouk
Paris-Est Créteil University (UPEC)

Workshops Co-Chair

Ashutosh Dutta
Johns Hopkins University

Tutorials Co-Chair

Lutz Lampe
University of British Columbia

Tutorials Co-Chair

Wei Yu
University of Toronto

Awards Chair

Jeffrey Andrews
University of Texas at Austin

Student Travel Grants Co-Chair

Yindi Jing
University of Alberta

Student Travel Grants Co-Chair

Jingxian Wu
University of Arkansas

Publications Co-Chair

Raouf Boutaba
University of Waterloo

Publications Co-Chair

Cheng Li
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Symposium Track Chairs

Cognitive Radio & AI-Enabled Networks

Qiang Ni
Lancaster University, UK

Minghua Xia
Sun Yat-sen University, China

Communication & Information System Security

Rongxing Lu
University of New Brunswick, Canada

Rasheed Hussain
Innopolis University, Russia

Ayman Kayssi
American University of Beirut , Lebanon

Communication QoS, Reliability, & Modeling

Christos Verikoukis
CTTC (Telecommunications Technological Centre of Catalonia), Spain

Imad Elhajj
American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Chikara Ohta
Kobe University, Japan

Communications Software and Multimedia

Adlen Ksentini
EURECOM, France

Lisong Xu
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

Communication Theory

Elza Erkip, NYU, US
NYU, USA

Achilleas Anastasopoulos
University of Michigan, USA

Ranjan Mallik
IIT Delhi, India

Green Communication Systems & Networks

Jaafar Elmirghani
University of Leeds, UK

Feng Ye
University of Dayton, USA

IoT & Sensor Networks

Soumaya Cherkaoui
University of Sherbrooke, Canada

Ali Chehab
American University of Beirut , Lebanon

Mohamad Eid
NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE

Yacine Ghamri-Doudane
University of La Rochelle, France

Mobile & Wireless Networks

Jun Zheng
Southeast University, China

Hesham Elsawy
KFUPM, Saudi Arabia

Sharief Oteafy
Depaul University, USA

Tingting Yang
Dongguan University of Technology, China

Next-Generation Networking & Internet

Shiwen Mao
Auburn University, USA

Periklis Chatzimisios
International Hellenic University, Greece

Ruidong Li
NICT (National Institute of Information and Communications and Technology), Japan

Optical Networks & Systems

Chadi Assi
Concordia University, Canada

Elaine Wong
University of Melbourne, Australia

Signal Processing for Communications

Shaodan Ma
University of Macau, Macau

George Alexandropoulos
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Jing Yang
Pennsylvania State University, USA

Wireless Communications

Chia-Han Lee
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Inkyu Lee
Korea University, South Korea

Leila Musavian
Essex University, UK

Vasanthan Raghavan
Qualcomm, USA

Jun Zhang
Hong Kong Polytechnic Univ., Hong Kong

Selected Areas in Communications

Big Data

Yan Zhang
University of Oslo, Norway

Cloud Computing, Networking and Storage

Suayb Arslan
MEF University, Turkey

e-Health

Sudip Misra
IIT Kharagpur, India

Full-Duplex Communications

Taneli Riihonen
Tampere University, Finland

Machine Learning for Communications

Marios Kountouris
EURECOM, France

Machine Learning for Communications

Fernando Perez-Cruz
Swiss Data Science Center, Switzerland

Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications

Andrew Eckford
York University, Canada

Satellite & Space Communications

Mianxiong Dong
Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan

Smart Grid Communications

György Dán
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

Social Networks

Damla Turgut
University of Central Florida, USA

Quantum Communications & Computing

Andrea Conti
University of Ferrara, Italy

Sponsors