VALUETOOLS 2019 – 12th EAI International Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools

March 13-15, 2019
Universitat de les Illes Balears
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

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Proceedings has been published via ACM

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All registered papers will be published by ACM and made available through ACM Digital Library within its International Conference Proceedings Series.

VALUETOOLS proceedings are indexed in leading indexing services, including Ei Compendex, ISI Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Special Issue

Authors of a selection of best papers will be given the opportunity to submit an extended version of their work for publication in a special issue of the journal Performance Evaluation.


Valuetools 2019 solicit papers describing original and novel research on, but not limited to, the following topics:


  • Stochastic processes & models
  • Queues and queueing networks
  • Asymptotic analysis (mean field, fluid approximations, large deviations)
  • Discrete event simulation
  • Software performance engineering
  • Model-checking
  • Process algebras, Petri Nets
  • Optimization and Control Theory
  • Game theory & algorithmic game theory
  • Machine Learning and data analytics

Application Areas

  • Distributed systems
  • Large-scale systems
  • Communication and computer systems
  • Wireless networks (4G/5G, sensor, ad-hoc networks)
  • Cloud and Edge/Fog computing systems
  • Internet of Things
  • Energy networks and Smart grids
  • Social networks
  • Networks security
  • Biological systems
  • Manufacturing systems & supply chains
  • Transportation systems


ValueTools 2019 focuses on methodologies and practices in modelling, performance evaluation and optimization of complex systems. It brings together researchers from different communities including Computer Science, Networks and Telecommunications, Operations Research, Optimization, Control Theory and Manufacturing.

ValueTools 2019 solicits previously unpublished contributions that propose new performance evaluation methodologies and new tools.

About EAI

This event is organized by EAI.

EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.

EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.

EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.

Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.

Important dates

All dates refer to AoE time

Regular papers and Tool papers submission
Abstract Submission: September 28, 2018 October 24, 2018
Paper: October 5, 2018 October 28, 2018
Posters and Fast Abstracts submission
November 18, 2018
Notification of Acceptance
December 20, 2018
Camera-ready deadline
January 20, 2019
Workshops and Tutorials proposal submission
September 15, 2018 September 22, 2018
Notification of acceptance for Workshops/Tutorials
September 30, 2018

WOSP-T papers submission
December 2, 2018
WOSP-T notifcation of acceptance
January 6, 2019
WOSP-T Camera-ready deadline
January 13, 2019
Start of Conference
13 March 2019
End of Conference
15 March 2019

Previous VALUETOOLS editions

2017 – Venice, Italy
2016 – Taormina, Italy
2015 – Berlin, Germany
2014 – Bratislava, Slovakia
2013 – Torino, Italy
2012 – Cargèse, France
2011 – Paris, France
2009 – Pisa, Italy
2008 – Athens, Greece
2007 – Nantes, France
2006 – Pisa, Italy