Sunday, October 11, 2020

Monday, October 12, 2020

10:00-10:30    Opening Remarks
10:30-12:30    Session 1: Edge Computing
Sl-EDGE: Network Slicing at the Edge

Salvatore D'Oro, Leonardo Bonati, and Francesco Restuccia (Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things, Northeastern University); Michele Polese and Michele Zorzi (University of Padova, Italy); Tommaso Melodia (Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things, Northeastern University)

Fair Multi-resource Allocation in Mobile Edge Computing with Multiple Access Points

Erfan Meskar and Ben Liang (Department of Electrical & Computer Engg, University of Toronto)

Robust Resource Provisioning in Time-Varying Edge Networks

Ruozhou Yu (North Carolina State University); Guoliang Xue and Yinxin Wan (Arizona State University); Jian Tang (Syracuse University); Dejun Yang (Colorado School of Mines); Yusheng Ji (National Institute of Informatics, Japan (NII))

MVStylizer: An Efficient Edge-Assisted Video Photorealistic Style Transfer System for Mobile Phones

Ang Li, Chunpeng Wu, and Yiran Chen (Duke University); Bin Ni (Quantil Inc.)

12:30-12:45    Break
1:45-2:45    N2Women Event
2:45-4:15    Session 2: Real-Time Wireless Networking

Fresher Content or Smoother Playback? A Brownian-Approximation Framework for Scheduling Real-Time Wireless Video Streams
Ping-Chun Hsieh (National Chiao Tung University); Xi Liu and I-Hong Hou (Texas A&M University)

Optimizing Information Freshness using Low-Power Status Updates via Sleep-Wake Scheduling

Ahmed M. Bedewy (The Ohio State University); Yin Sun (Dept. of ECE, Auburn University); Rahul Singh and Ness Shroff (The Ohio State University)

Online Control of Random Access with Splitting

Waqas Tariq Toor (Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering and Information Technology); Jun-Bae Seo and Hu Jin (Hanyang University)

4:15-4:30    Break
4:30-6:00    Session 3: Privacy
De-anonymizability of Social Network: Through the Lens of Symmetry

Benjie Miao, Shuaiqi Wang, and Luoyi Fu (Shanghai Jiao Tong University); Xiaojun Lin (Purdue University)

Towards Compression-Resistant Privacy-preserving Photo Sharing on Social Networks

Zhibo Wang and Hengchang Guo (Wuhan University); Zhifei Zhang (Adobe Research); Mengkai Song, Siyan Zheng, and Qian Wang (Wuhan University); Ben Niu (State Key Laboratory of Information Security, Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Truthful Mobile Crowd Sensing with Interdependent Valuations

Meng Zhang (Northwestern University); Brian Swenson (Princeton University); Jianwei Huang (The Chinese University of Hong Kong); H. Vincent Poor (Princeton University)

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

10:00-11:30    Session 4: Online decision making
Online Dispatching and Scheduling of Jobs with Heterogeneous Utilities in Edge Computing

Chi Zhang, Haisheng Tan, Haoqiang Huang, and Zhenhua Han (University of Science and Technology of China, China); Shaofeng H.-C. Jiang (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel); Nikolaos Freris and XiangYang Li (University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Online Scheduling of Heterogeneous Distributed Machine Learning Jobs

Qin Zhang and Ruiting Zhou (Wuhan University); Chuan Wu (The University of Hong Kong); Lei Jiao (University of Oregon); ZongpengLi (Wuhan University)

Predictive Caching at The Wireless Edge Using Near-Zero Caches

Sherif ElAzzouni (Ohio State University); Fei Wu (AT&T Labs); Ness Shroff and Eylem Ekici (Ohio State University)

11:30-11:45    Break
11:45-1:15    Session 5: Networks and algorithms
Approximation Algorithms for Data-Intensive Service Chain Embedding

Konstantinos Poularakis (Yale University); Jaime Llorca (Nokia Bell Labs); Antonia M. Tulino (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Leandros Tassiulas (Yale University)

Iterative Learning of Graph Connectivity from Partially-Observed Cascade Samples

Jiin Woo (NAVER); Jungseul Ok (POSTECH); Yung Yi (KAIST)

Data Inference from Encrypted Databases: A Multi-dimensional Order-Preserving Matching Approach

Yanjun Pan, Alon Efrat, and Ming Li (University of Arizona); Boyang Wang (University of Cincinnati); Hanyu Quan (Huaqiao University); Joseph Mitchell and Esther Arkin (Stony Brook University); Jie Gao (Stony Brook University, USA)

1:15-2:15    Demo Session
Demo: Fully-Digital Beamforming Demonstration with Pi-Radio mmWave SDR Platform
Demo: DANGER - a Drones Aided Network for Guiding Emergency and Rescue operations
Demo: Scaling Composite NFV-Network Services
Demo: Visualizing the Bitcoin's OP_RETURN operator
2:15-3:45    Session 6: Smart Transportation, Advertising, and blockchain
Learning to Price Vehicle Service with Unknown Demand

Haoran Yu, Ermin Wei, and Randall Berry (Northwestern University)

A Game-theoretic Approach to Storage Offloading in PoC-based Mobile Blockchain Mining

Suhan Jiang and Jie Wu (Temple University)

Optimizing Ad Allocation in Mobile Advertising

Shaojie Tang, Jing Yuan, and Vijay Mookerjee (University of Texas at Dallas)

3:45-4:00    Break
4:00-5:30    Session 7: Localization and RFID
Performance Analysis of Indoor Localization Based on Channel State Information Ranging Model

Linqing Gui and Yang Zhou (Nanjing University of Science and Technology); Fu Xiao (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications); Feng Shu (Nanjing University of Science and Technology); Shui Yu (University of Technology Sydney)

LLOCUS: Learning-based Localization Using Crowdsourcing

Shamik Sarkar, Aniqua Baset, Harsimran Singh, and Phillip Smith (University of Utah); Neal Patwari (Washington University in St. Louis); Sneha Kasera (University of Utah); Kurt Derr and Samuel Ramirez (Idaho National Labs)

Why Queue Up? Fast Parallel Search of RFID Tags for Multiple Users

Shigeng Zhang (Central South University); Xuan Liu (Hunan University); Song Guo (Hong Kong Polytechnic University); Albert Zomaya (The University of Sydney); Jianxin Wang (School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University)

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

10:00-12:00    Session 8: Wireless communication and scheduling
REFRAIN: Promoting Valid Transmission in High-Density Modern Wi-Fi Networks

Youngwook Son and Kanghyun Lee (Seoul National University, Korea); Seongwon Kim (SK Telecom, Korea); Jinmyeong Lee (Seoul National University, Korea); Sunghyun Choi (Samsung Research, Korea); Saewoong Bahk (Seoul National University)

Emulating Round-Robin for Serving Dynamic Flows over Wireless Fading Channels

Bin Li (University of Rhode Island); Atilla Eryilmaz (The Ohio State University); R. Srikant (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Portal: Transparent Cross-technology Opportunistic Forwarding for Low-power Wireless Networks

Xiaolong Zheng and Dan Xia (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications); Xiuzhen Guo (Tsinghua University); Liang Liu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications); Yuan He (Tsinghua University); Huadong Ma (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications)

TCCI: Taming Co-Channel Interference for Wireless LANs

Adnan Quadri, Hossein Pirayesh, Pedram Kheirkhah Sangdeh, and Huacheng Zeng (University of Louisville)

12:00-12:15    Break
1:15-2:15    Lunch
2:15-4:15    Session 9: Emerging Topics
Private and Communication-Efficient Edge Learning: A Sparse Differential Gaussian-Masking Distributed SGD Approach

Xin Zhang, Minghong Fang, Jia Liu, and Zhengyuan Zhu (Iowa State University)

PolymoRF: Polymorphic Wireless Receivers Through Physical-Layer Deep Learning

Francesco Restuccia and Tommaso Melodia (Northeastern University)

Distributed Double Auctions for Large-Scale Device-to-Device Resource Trading

Shuqin Gao, Costas Courcoubetis, and Lingjie Duan (Singapore University of Technology and Design)

Internet Transport Economics: Model and Analysis

Richard T. B. Ma (National University of Singapore)