Authors are invited to submit papers summarizing the work developed in their Ph.D. thesis, in the area of network management, defended in the years of 2007 or 2008. The submitted paper must be written in English, with at most 8 pages, formatted according to the IEEE double column style. Only PDF submissions will be accepted. The original Ph.D. thesis dissertation does not need to be in English. The authors will be the ex-student and his/her supervisor(s), and the text of the thesis must be available for download (The URL must be included in the abstract). Evidence of the defense and/or approval of the thesis may be requested by the session co-chairs.
Paper submissions must be done through the IM2009 web site, using the JEMS (https://submissoes.sbc.org.br/im2009) .

Dissertation Digest Sessions Co-chairs

Important Dates:
   September 1, 2008: Deadline of Paper (Summary of thesis) Submission
   November 1, 2008: Notification of Acceptance
   January 12, 2009: Final Camera Ready Due