The 33rd Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM'14), April 27th - May 2nd, 2014, Toronto, Canada

Call for Papers

The 3rd Workshop on Smart Data Pricing (SDP) solicits contributions describing analyses of state-of-the-art pricing mechanisms, results of ongoing research, open issues, trends, pricing-related signaling protocols, net-neutrality related policy implications, standardization activities, and new ideas in smart pricing and economic models that can help alleviate network congestion.

Topics of particular interest to SDP 2014 include, but are not limited to:

  • Theories, models, and analyses of access pricing

  • Use of incentives and economic mechanisms to alleviate network congestion

  • Economics of WiFi offloading, femtocells, heterogeneous networks

  • Empirical studies of user behavior in response to price incentives

  • Novel system implementation, deployment, or field trials of smart pricing

  • Challenges in monetization of spectrum and emerging pricing trends

  • Two-sided pricing, billing, and sponsored content

  • Network neutrality and regulatory aspects of pricing policies

  • Pricing of smart grids, cloud computing, etc.

  • Hardware and software support for enabling smarter pricing practices

  • Security and privacy issues in smart pricing

  • Human-computer interaction aspects of pricing practices

  • Activities on standardization of signaling protocols for smart pricing

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