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    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">Dear P4 Community:<br>
      <br>
      As a reminder, the
      deadline for submissions without proceedings is on <i>August
        10th, 2018.</i> 
      Additional details are below.</span><span
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    <b><br>
    </b><b><span
        style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
        New"">P4EU - The 1st P4
        European Workshop:</span></b><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">An ICNP 2018
      Workshop presented by the P4 Language Consortium</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">Date: September
      24th, 2018 - Cambridge, UK</span><br>
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    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">The first P4EU
      workshop will bring together networking researchers to discuss
      cutting-edge,
      P4-based, topics. <span style="mso-spacerun:yes"> </span>The
      workshop provides
      a venue for P4-based research and projects, a place to discuss
      P4-based tools,
      and the networking community needs.  The workshop aims to forge
      connections
      between developers, introduce more networking researchers to the
      P4 community,
      and seed future top-tier publications and innovation.</span><span
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    <br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">A limited number of
      talks, demos and posters will be accepted to the workshop without
      appearing in
      ICNP 2018 proceedings, in a manner similar to previous P4 events. 
      For
      submissions without proceedings, an abstract is sufficient for
      review.  The
      abstract will go through the same review process as standard
      submissions, but
      can take advantage of a late submission deadline.</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
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    <b style="mso-bidi-font-weight:normal"><span
        style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:
        "Courier New"">Topics of interest include, but are not
        limited to:</span></b><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">* All aspects of
      P4-based network protocol research including design,
      specification,
      verification, implementation, measurement, testing, and analysis.</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">* Contributions to
      network architecture using P4, e.g., specific algorithms and
      protocols for
      network virtualization or future Internet architectures.</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">* New applications
      and in-network computing enabled by P4</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">* P4-based and
      P4-NetFPGA based programmable data planes</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">* Tools and
      frameworks for development using P4</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">* Performance and
      performance constraints of P4 based designs</span><br>
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    <b style="mso-bidi-font-weight:normal"><span
        style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:
        "Courier New"">Important Dates:</span></b><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">*Submission
      deadline: August 10th, 2018</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">*Acceptance
      notification: August 27th, 2018</span><br>
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      New""></span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">Submission
      instructions and more information is available on the workshop’s
      website:</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New""><a
        href="https://p4.org/events/2018-09-24-p4-eu-workshop/"><span
          style="color:
          blue">https://p4.org/events/2018-09-24-p4-eu-workshop/</span></a></span><br>
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      New""></span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">Program Chairs</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">Noa Zilberman,
      University of Cambridge</span><br>
    <span style="font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier
      New"">Robert Soulé,
      Università della Svizzera italiana</span>
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