Submission     FOAN 2012 News  

  Papers must be submitted electronically in the EDAS.
                EDAS paper submission is available here:

Important dates

                Abstract submission: May 30, 2012
                Paper submission: June 15, 2012
                Paper submission: July 11, 2012
                Acceptance notification: August 05, 2012
                Acceptance notification: August 10. 2012
                Acceptance notification: August 16. 2012
                Camera-ready version: September 01, 2012
                Conference: October 03 -05, 2012

The authors are required to submit full papers describing original, previously unpublished, complete research, not currently under review by another conference or journal, addressing state-of-the-art research and development in all areas of fiber optics access networks.

All papers will be reviewed (authors will receive detail comments of submitted paper) and accepted papers will appear in the conference proceedings, published in IEEE Xplore (confirmed).

Papers must be submitted in double column IEEE format (Template). The maximum size of paper should be 6 pages including tables and figures. The first page must contain an abstract of about 150 words, 3-5 keywords, name and affiliation of author(s) as well as the corresponding author's e-mail and postal address.
    It is our great pleasure to invite you to the 2012 FOAN Workshop, which will be held this year in St. Petersburg, Russia October 3-5, 2012.  
      Alessandro Capurso and Regis Coat: "GPON Interoperability and beyond: Broadband Forum activities in supporting the expansion of Fiber Access"  
      Hideaki Kimura Impact Goals of Research and Development Technology on the Business Strategy of NTT's FTTH Deployment Abstract