22nd International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking
Jan 5th-8th, 2021
Nara, Japan

IMPORTANT NOTE: The organizers of ICDCN 2021 is fully aware of the potential impact the COVID-19 pandemic might have on the conference. If needed, they will be exploring contingency plans, such as postponing the conference dates or running it virtually, depending on the situation in the next several months. However, the conference will be held one way or another, and the organizers are committed to present a high quality technical program in terms of top-notch keynote speakers, competitively accepted peer-reviewed papers (proceedings published by the ACM), exciting panels, and other associated events like cutting-edge workshops, posters and demo session. If the conference will be held in person, sufficient measures will be taken to ensure the safety and health of our research community.


ICDCN, International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking, is a premier international conference dedicated to addressing advances in Distributed Computing and Communication Networks. Over the years, it has become a leading forum for disseminating the latest research results in these fields. The 22nd edition of this conference will be held in a historical city, Nara, Japan. Nara is the most historic and spiritual centre of Japan, where the first capital city was built over 1300 years ago. Close to Kyoto and Osaka and quickly accessible by train, Nara has World Heritage sites and well-preserved temples and shrines.

ICDCN 2021 will comprise of a highly selective technical program consisting of refereed regular and short papers, panel discussions as well as focused workshops on emerging topics about distributed computing and networking. See Call for Papers for more details. Conference proceedings will be published in the ACM Digital Library.

Selected papers will be invited for fast-track publication in Theoretical Computer Science or Pervasive and Mobile Computing journals. The conference will consider awarding a Best Paper Award.

Latest News

April 8, 2020

ICDCN 2020 Call for workshops announced.

February 15, 2020

ICDCN 2021 Website launched. Welcome to ICDCN2021.