Graz, Austria / 13-15 July 2015

Conference Program

The final program is now available!

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Keynote speakers

More information about keynote and invited speakers and their talks, including talk abstracts and biographical information.

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Regulatory Workshop

More details on the 5th Workshop on Regulatory Challenges in the Electronic Communications Market.

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The conference is over - see you again in 2017!

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Thanks to all the participants and we hope to see you again in Graz!


[TU Graz logo]
Graz University of Technology
Faculty of Electrical and Information Engineering

[UniZG FER logo]
University of Zagreb
Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering

[OVE logo]


[NXP logo]
NXP Semiconductors

[X.test logo][Keysight Technologies logo]
Keysight Technologies

[TDK logo]


Special Acknowledgement:

[Stadt Graz sign]

City of Graz

[Steiermark coat of arms]

Province of Styria



Next conference

The next conference will take place in 2017.

Winner of the Best Student Paper award

The winner of the Best Student Paper Award, as announced at the gala dinner, is Jurica Babic from the University of Zagreb, Croatia. The title of the winning paper is “Prototype-driven Software Development Process for Augmentative and Alternative Communication Applications”, and the paper was co-authored by Jurica Babic, Ivan Slivar, Zeljka Car, and Vedran Podobnik.

Final program

Final program is now available on the following link.

Best Student Paper Award

The ConTEL 2015 Technical Program Committee (TPC) is pleased to announce the Best Student Paper Award (BSPA) contest. Deadline for nominations is July 10, 2015. The winner will be announced at the closing. The paper eligibility rules and nomination guidelines are available. READ MORE

Guidelines for presenters now online

The authors who will present papers are kindly requested to follow the guidelines for presenters.

Preliminary program now online

You can now see the preliminary program.

Final papers and author registration

The deadline for final paper submission and author registration is Monday, June 15, 2015. Please follow the steps Authors’ Checklist.

Review process completed

The review process is now completed. The review results are available in EDAS.

Notification for submitted papers

The paper submission is closed. The notification of acceptance or rejection is planned for May 27, 2015. (Update, June 3: We apologize for the delay. The review is now completed and the notifications have been sent out.)

Online registration

Online registration is now open!

You can find all the details on Registration page.

Call for Papers

* * * The paper submission is now closed. * * *

The 13th International Conference on Telecommunications, ConTEL 2015, will be held in the lovely city of Graz, Austria, from 13 to 15 July 2015.

The theme of the conference for the 2015 is “ICT Infrastructure for the Networked Society,” aiming to reflect on current and emerging information and communication technologies as key drivers of the information society and economy. With new services and increasing demand, there is a growing need for improvement in networking infrastructure – not just in terms of quality and performance, but also in scalability, mobility, energy efficiency, and multiple technologies integration. Through its technical program, the conference will provide an opportunity for the academic and industrial communities to address new research challenges, share solutions and discuss issues in information and communication technology (ICT) referring to modern telecommunications.

All conference topics are listed in the Call for Papers. For detailed instructions regarding paper submission, see Information for Authors. Papers should be submitted electronically, in PDF format, via EDAS.

The important dates for the conference are:

  • April 13 March 30, 2015:   Full Papers, Due [Extended!][Closed]
  • May 27, 2015: Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
  • June 15, 2015: Final, Camera Ready Papers, Due

For special session and workshop details, see:

This conference is technically cosponsored by the IEEE Communications Society.  Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.

We are looking forward to receiving your contributed papers and we hope to meet you in Graz!

Wilfried Gappmair
Mario Kušek
Technical Program Co-Chairs

Maja Matijašević
Erich Leitgeb
General Co-Chairs