The Communication Systems Integration and Modeling (CSIM) Technical Committee of the IEEE Communications Society invites you to nominate or self-nominate papers for the 2017 CSIM Best Paper Award. The nomination deadline is February 28, 2017.
The paper must appear in print in a peer-reviewed journal or a peer-reviewed conference proceedings in 2016, i.e., from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016, and AT LEAST one of the co-authors must be a CSIM TC member (please see here how to become a member:
The specific technical content of the nominated paper is expected to have a clear connection to the general theme of communication systems integration and modeling. The nominated paper needs to show originality and substantial technological impact or potential technological impact on both the theory and the practice of network and communication systems integration and modeling. Please refer to the CSIM TC website for more information about the covered topics:
If awarded, all the co-authors will each receive a plaque.
The awards will be delivered during the CSIM meeting in ICC 2017 in Paris and one of the authors will be invited to give a talk.
Submission due by February 28, 2017
Please email your nomination to:
• Fabrizio Granelli:
• Christos Verikoukis:
To learn more about the IEEE Communications Society committees, visit the Technical Communities site (, and the CSIM TC site (