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Securing service edge
Conference & Exhibition Pullman Paris Centre Bercy

Call for papers

The following list of topics is not exhaustive and authors may propose other subjects in keeping within the thematic framework.

  • SSE
    • When to go for SSE and when for SASE
    • Best practices for combining SSE with SD-WAN
    • Best practices deploying SSE

  • 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) impact
  • 5G and SD-WAN synergies
  • Overlay and underlay networks interconnection
  • Customer experiences
    • Application SLAs
    • Self-service troubleshooting

  • Manageability
    • Multiple SD-WAN dataplanes interop
    • Control planes
    • Northbound APIs
    • SD-WAN and SASE orchestration

  • AI and ML impact
  • Automation
  • The role of uCPE
  • Integrated security for SASE offerings
  • Multi-cloud component for SD-WAN & SASE
  • Carrier based SASE & SSE
  • Private backbones
  • SD-WAN and service edge
  • IoT devices & Mobile users
  • Closed vs. open SD-WAN
  • SD-WAN & SASE case studies
    • From vendors
    • From service providers

  • Scalability issues
  • Architecture scenarios
  • SD-WAN in a LAN routed environment
  • Cost and agility benefits
  • SLAs in SD-WAN overlay model
  • ZTNA
  • Secure Web Gateways
Abstracts must not exceed one page.

They may be submitted by email at: and


Deadline for turning in abstracts: July 8, 2022
Feedback from committee members: July 31, 2022