Dr. Alan Davy recently attended the IFIP Networking 2013 conference held in New York, USA on the 22-24 May 2013. This was the 12th event in the series which brings together members of the networking community from both academia and industry, to discuss recent advances in the broad and quickly-evolving field of computer and communication networks, and to highlight key issues, identify trends, and develop visions for the networking domain. The technical sessions include network architecture, applications and services, wireless networking and network science.
At the conference, Keynote Speaker Don Towsley discussed innovative techniques for network discovery relevant to discovering structure and relationships in various network structures such as social networks and the Internet. Dr. K. K. Ramakrishnan delivered a keynote speech on meeting the needs of the growing traffic demands in wireless cellular networks, with a focus on how Netflix is impacting wireless mobile traffic.
Dr. Davy was an invited member of the Technical Programming Committee at the conference. Dr. Davy is a Senior Research Fellow with the Emerging Networks Laboratory at the TSSG Research Centre. The trip was funded by the Irish Research Council – Marie Curie International Mobility Fellowship .
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