General Chair

Mohammad S. Obaidat
Monmouth Univ., NJ, USA

Program Chairs

Jose Marzo
Univ. of Girona, Spain

Ljiljana Trajkovic
Simon Fraser Univ., Vancouver, Canada

Helena Szczerbicka
Univ. of Hannover, Germany

Tutorials and Special Sessions Chair

S. Dharmaraja
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India

Awards Chair

Franco Davoli
Univ. of Genoa, Italy

Publication Chair

Pawel Gburzynski
Univ. of Alberta, Canada

Publicity Committee

Guoping Zeng

Essia H. Elhafsi
Univ. of California-Riverside, USA (Co-Chair)

Abdelmajid Khelil
Technical Univ. of Darmstadt, Germany

Antonio Pescapé
Univ. of Napoli "Federico II", Italy

Weiguang Shi
Univ. of Alberta, Canada

Hua Zhu
San Diego Research Center, CA, USA

Local Arrangement Chair

Richard MacDonald


Antonio Bueno
Univ. of Girona, Spain

Michael J. Chinni

SPECTS 2007 is over! See you at SPECTS 2008!

2007 International Symposium on Performance Evaluation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems

10th Anniversary of SPECTS

San Diego Mission Valley Marriott, July 16-18, San Diego, CA, USA

This annual international conference is a forum for professionals involved in performance evaluation of computer and telecommunication systems. Performance evaluation of computer systems and networks has progressed rapidly in the past decade and has begun to approach maturity. Significant progress has been made in analytic modeling, simulation, and measurement approaches for performance evaluation of computer and telecommunication systems.

Sponsor SCS logo The Society for Modeling and Simulation International

Technical Co‑Sponsor IEEEE logo IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) Society

Technical Co‑Sponsor IEEEE logo IEEE Communications Society

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Networking and Telecommunication Systems

Computer Systems

Tools, Methodologies and Applications


SPECTS attendees can get the discounted rate ($174 + tax) using the SummerSim'07 Group internet code: scsscsa

Use the San Diego Mission Valley Marriott online reservation form.


Registration forms for authors and non-authors are available at the SCS website.

Camera Ready Submission

To upload your final manuscript (by June, 22), please visit On the left-hand side of the page, enter the passcode associated with your submission, which you should have received by e-mail.

Formatting instructions, examples, suggestions for manuscript preparation and copyright transfer forms are included in the Formatting Kit.

Please use the LaTeX or MS Word templates.

Extended versions of selected accepted papers at SPECTS 2007 will be considered for possible publication in scholarly journals.

Proposals for 1.5 hour tutorials should be sent to the Tutorials and Special Sessions Chair. Abstracts of tutorials and keynote speeches will be included in the proceedings of the conference. Proposals for special sessions should also be submitted to the Tutorials and Special Sessions Chair.


Technical Program Committee