IETF Meeting Important Dates

Please note that these dates are subject to change. Times are listed in UTC. Dates are listed as YYYY-MM-DD.

Table of Contents

  • IETF 98, March 26-31, 2017 - Chicago, IL, USA
  • IETF 99, July 16 - 21, 2017, Prague, Czech Republic
  • IETF 100, November 12 - 17, 2017, Singapore

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IETF 98: March 26-31, 2017, Chicago, IL, USA

  • 2016-11-28 (Week of): IETF Online Registration opens.
  • 2016-12-19 (Monday): Working Group and BOF scheduling begins. To request a Working Group session, use the IETF Meeting Session Request Tool.
  • 2017-02-10 (Friday): Cut-off date for requests to schedule Working Group meetings at UTC 23:59. To request a Working Group session, use the IETF Meeting Session Request Tool.
  • 2017-02-10 (Friday): Cut-off date for BOF proposal requests to Area Directors at UTC 23:59. To request a BOF, please see instructions on Requesting a BOF.
  • 2017-02-17 (Friday): Cut-off date for Area Directors to approve BOFs at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-02-24 (Friday): Preliminary agenda published for comment.
  • 2017-03-01 (Wednesday): Cut-off date for requests to reschedule Working Group and BOF meetings UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-03-03 (Friday): Final agenda to be published.
  • 2017-03-13 (Monday): Internet Draft submission cut-off (for all drafts, including -00) by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF ID Submission Tool.
  • 2017-03-15 (Wednesday): Draft Working Group agendas due by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-03-17 (Friday): Early Bird registration and payment cut-off at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-03-20 (Monday): Revised Working Group agendas due by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-03-20 (Monday): Registration cancellation cut-off at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-03-24 (Friday): Final Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment cut-off at 17:00 local meeting time.
  • 2017-03-26 - 2017-03-31: IETF 98 in Chicago, IL, USA
  • 2017-04-21 (Friday): Proceedings submission cutoff date by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-05-15 (Monday): Proceedings submission corrections cutoff date by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.

IETF 99: July 16 - 21, 2017, Prague, Czech Republic

  • 2017-03-27 (Week of): IETF 99 Online Registration opens.
  • 2017-04-17 (Monday): Working Group and BOF scheduling begins. To request a Working Group session, use the IETF Meeting Session Request Tool.
  • 2017-06-02 (Friday): Cut-off date for requests to schedule Working Group meetings at UTC 23:59. To request a Working Group session, use the IETF Meeting Session Request Tool.
  • 2017-06-02 (Friday): Cut-off date for BOF proposal requests to Area Directors at UTC 23:59. To request a BOF, please see instructions on Requesting a BOF.
  • 2017-06-09 (Friday): Cut-off date for Area Directors to approve BOFs at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-06-16 (Friday): Preliminary agenda published for comment.
  • 2017-06-21 (Wednesday): Cut-off date for requests to reschedule Working Group and BOF meetings UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-06-23 (Friday): Final agenda to be published.
  • 2017-07-03 (Monday): Internet Draft submission cut-off (for all drafts, including -00) by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF ID Submission Tool.
  • 2017-07-05 (Wednesday): Draft Working Group agendas due by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-07-07 (Friday): Early Bird registration and payment cut-off at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-07-10 (Monday): Revised Working Group agendas due by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-07-10 (Monday): Registration cancellation cut-off at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-07-14 (Friday): Final Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment cut-off at 17:00 local meeting time.
  • 2017-07-16 - 2017-07-21: IETF 99 in Prague, Czech Republic
  • 2017-08-11 (Friday): Proceedings submission cutoff date by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-09-04 (Monday): Proceedings submission corrections cutoff date by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.

IETF 100: November 12 - 17, 2017, Singapore

  • 2017-07-17 (Week of): IETF 100 Online Registration opens.
  • 2017-08-14 (Monday): Working Group and BOF scheduling begins. To request a Working Group session, use the IETF Meeting Session Request Tool.
  • 2017-09-29 (Friday): Cut-off date for requests to schedule Working Group meetings at UTC 23:59. To request a Working Group session, use the IETF Meeting Session Request Tool.
  • 2017-09-29 (Friday): Cut-off date for BOF proposal requests to Area Directors at UTC 23:59. To request a BOF, please see instructions on Requesting a BOF.
  • 2017-10-06 (Friday): Cut-off date for Area Directors to approve BOFs at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-10-13 (Friday): Preliminary agenda published for comment.
  • 2017-10-18 (Wednesday): Cut-off date for requests to reschedule Working Group and BOF meetings UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-10-20 (Friday): Final agenda to be published.
  • 2017-10-30 (Monday): Internet Draft submission cut-off (for all drafts, including -00) by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF ID Submission Tool.
  • 2017-10-30 (Monday): Draft Working Group agendas due by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-11-03 (Friday): Early Bird registration and payment cut-off at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-11-06 (Monday): Revised Working Group agendas due by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2017-11-06 (Monday): Registration cancellation cut-off at UTC 23:59.
  • 2017-11-10 (Friday): Final Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment cut-off at 17:00 local meeting time.
  • 2017-11-12 - 2017-11-17: IETF 100 in Singapore
  • 2017-12-08 (Friday): Proceedings submission cutoff date by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.
  • 2018-01-05 (Monday): Proceedings submission corrections cutoff date by UTC 23:59, upload using IETF Meeting Materials Management Tool.