Please read before submission!

We invite you to submit your lightning talk or poster for TNC15, the largest networking conference for research and education. The theme of TNC15 is 'CONNECTED COMMUNITIES'. The conference will be held from 15-18 June 2015 in Porto, Portugal, organised by TERENA and hosted by FCT | FCCN, Portugal's unit for the operation of the National Research and Education Network within the funding agency for science and research in Portugal.

STEP 1 Click the "Sign in" link in the top right corner of this page.

NOTE: this website uses federated authentication, which means that we do not provide usernames/passwords any more; instead you can log in using your own institutional account. If your institution is not listed, you can use one of the guest providers such as Google, Yahoo!, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Windows Live ID, etc. You should be aware that the credentials you initially login with (and therefore create your TNC account with) will be the credentials that are permanently linked to your TNC account.
For a step-by-step instruction please refer to our federated authentication FAQ, or contact

STEP 2 Submit your proposal (lightning talk / poster).

STEP 3 Check if your account details are correct.
All listed items below are updated (e.g. biography is a must!)

After you have submitted your paper: We kindly ask you to check and edit your account (by clicking the 'Edit account' link at the top of the page) to make sure that the following details are correct:
  • First name
  • Last name
  • Email address
  • Biography

In order to qualify for submission, its important that all the above information is correct.

NOTE: You can update your submission until 15 April 2015. You can use the 'Edit account' option at the top right of the TNC15 page, and click the item listed under 'My Submissions'. You should submit the updated document to this location. Please be sure to append a version number (v2, v3, etc.) to the filename.

Proposals can now be submitted directly to the TNC15 website:


Deadline for submission is 15 April 2015.