The Workshop on ns-3 (WNS3) will be held as a fully virtual event, starting on June 22, 2022 and tentatively planned for two days. Additional events will be planned during the same week, including advanced tutorials on topics related to ns-3.

WNS3 invites proposals for 1-hour or 2-hour tutorials on advanced topics related to ns-3. The tutorials, to be presented through an online session, scheduled to take place during the week starting June 20 (most likely Monday, Tuesday and/or Friday). Tutorials will be open to the ns-3 community at large.

We seek proposals for tutorials that can clearly present advanced topics related to ns-3, such as, for example, new models or functionalities for ns-3, best practices for simulations, use cases for ns-3, or integration with external tools. Tutorials that will tailored to be delivered in an online environment, with working code examples, and with interactive elements will be particularly appreciated.

Proposal format

Each tutorial proposal should be written in English and must indicate the following:

  • Tutorial title
  • Names and affiliations of the tutorial speakers
  • Abstract (< 200 words)
  • Format: 1 hour or 2 hours
  • Description: no more than 1 page describing the tutorial content
  • Materials: a description of the additional material (if any) that will provided to the participants (slides, code, etc)
  • Bio sketches: short bios (< 100 words) for each tutorial speaker

Submission instructions

Speakers should submit tutorial proposal via email (subject “[WNS3] Tutorial proposal”), copying the WNS3 PC chairs ( and

Acceptance Criteria

Tutorials will be reviewed by the WNS3 PC chairs, with help of external reviewers if needed or in case of conflicts. Tutorials will be considered for their relevance, quality, and timeliness. The WNS3 PC chairs will select tutorial proposals to avoid duplication of topics and guarantee a diverse set of presentations.

Please do not hesitate to contact the workshop chairs if you are uncertain whether your tutorial proposal falls within the scope of the workshop.

Important Dates

Tutorial proposal submission deadline: April 2nd, 17:00 PST.

Notification of acceptance: April 21st.