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Program Co-Chairs

Frank Leymann
University of Stuttgart

Brief Bio
Frank Leymann is a full professor of computer science and founder of the Institute of Architecture of Application Systems (IAAS) at the University of Stuttgart, Germany. His research interests include architecture of large systems, service computing, workflow management, cloud computing, pattern languages, and quantum computing. The projects he is working on are funded by the European Union, the German Government, or directly by industry partners. Frank is co-author of nearly 500 peer-reviewed papers, more than 70 granted patents, and several industry standards. Before moving to university, he served as a Distinguished Engineer at IBM. ... More >>

Ivan Ivanov
SUNY Empire State College
United States

Brief Bio
Ivan I. Ivanov earned his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Computing and Network Technologies from the Technical University at Sofia, Bulgaria. He was a research fellow in leading universities in Great Britain, The Netherlands and France. He worked in joint European IT projects with partners from France, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Greece, Italy, and in cooperation with worldwide technology leaders to develop advanced technological infrastructure, information services, and professional training at educational establishments in Bulgaria. An active technology expert and educator for over 30 years, Ivanov has been researcher, program developer, lecturer, project manager, director and senior administrator in various academic institutions in Bulgaria. As an Associate Professor in Computer Science and Information Systems at the State University of New York, Empire State College since 2003, he has worked with students from diverse area of studies in emerging technology topics that reflect their educational plans and career opportunities. The studies he teaches cluster in several areas: computer business applications; computer organization and architectures; data communications and networks, e-business technologies, information technology for management, management information systems, and project management. Since 2005, he is an organizer and sponsor for traditional Technology Workshops, annual forums for Empire State College students to build up researching, analytical, critical thinking and presentation skills; sharing best practice in technology topics as it relates to term projects and professional development to a select group of peers, IT experts, college alumni and faculties. ... More >>

Marten van Sinderen
University of Twente

Brief Bio
Marten van Sinderen holds a MSc in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Computer Science, both from the University of Twente (UT). He is currently Associate Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science of the UT, and coordinator of the research area on Service Architectures and Health Applications at UT's Centre for Telematics and Information Technology (CTIT). His research focuses on design methods and technologies for distributed information systems. His research interests include service-oriented architectures, model-driven design, enterprise interoperability, and business-IT alignment. Marten van Sinderen is active in both national and international communities on his field of interest. He was project manager of the Dutch Freeband/A-MUSE project (BSIK 03025) on model-driven design of context-aware services. He currently leads the Dutch GenCom/U-Care project (IGC0816) on tailorable and adaptive homecare services. He is chairman of the steering committee of the International IEEE Enterprise Computing Conference (EDOC), and program co-chair of the International Conference on e-Business (ICE-B). He is also a member of the managerial board of IFIP WG5.8 on Enterprise Interoperability, and a member of the editorial boards of the Enterprise Information Systems journal published by Taylor & Francis and the Service oriented Computing and Applications journal published by Springer. ... More >>


Gagan Agrawal, Ohio State University, United States
Marco Aiello, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Bechara Al Bouna, Ticket Labs - Antonine University, Lebanon
Antonia Albani, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
Jörn Altmann, Seoul National University, Korea, Republic of
Cosimo Anglano, , Italy
Ashiq Anjum, University of Derby, United Kingdom
Joseph Antony, , Australia
Claudio Ardagna, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Danilo Ardagna, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Liliana Ardissono, Universita' Di Torino, Italy
Alvaro Arenas, Instituto de Empresa Business School, Spain
Muhammad Atif, Australian National University, Australia
Benjamin Aziz, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Amelia Badica, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, University of Craiova, Romania
Remi Badonnel, , France
Janaka Balasooriya, Arizona State University, United States
Simona Bernardi, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
Karin Bernsmed, SINTEF ICT, Norway
Nik Bessis, Edge Hill University, United Kingdom
Sami Bhiri, , Ireland
Stefano Bocconi, , Netherlands
Ivona Brandić, Vienna UT, Austria
Francisco Brasileiro, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil
Iris Braun, Dresden Technical University, Germany
Andrey Brito, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil
John Brooke, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Ralf Bruns, Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany
Anna Brunstrom, Karlstad University, Sweden
Rebecca Bulander, Pforzheim University of Applied Science, Germany
Rajkumar Buyya, University of Melbourne and Manjrasoft Private Limited, Australia
Massimo Cafaro, University of Salento, Italy
Manuel Capel-Tuñón, University of Granada, Spain
Miriam Capretz, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Niklas Carlsson, Linkoping University, Sweden
Eddy Caron, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France
Humberto Castejon, , Norway
Richard Chbeir, Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (UPPA), France
Davide Cherubini, , Ireland
Augusto Ciuffoletti, Università di Pisa, Italy
Daniela Claro, Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA), Brazil
Holger Claussen, , Ireland
Dave Cliff, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Christine Collet, Grenoble Institute of Technology, France
Tommaso Cucinotta, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
Edward Curry, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Tarcísio da Rocha, Universidade Federal de Sergipe, Brazil
Florian Daniel, University of Trento, Italy
Stephen Dawson, , United Kingdom
Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Benjamin Depardon, , France
Jack Dongarra, The University of Tennessee, United States
Khalil Drira, LAAS-CNRS, France
Roger Eggen, University of North Florida, United States
Hany El Yamany, Suez Canal University, Egypt
Erik Elmroth, Umeå University and Elastisys AB, Sweden
Florian Feldhaus, , Germany
Stefano Ferretti, University of Bologna, Italy
Fernando Ferri, , Italy
Mike Fisher, BT, United Kingdom
Chiara Francalanci, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Ganna Frankova, University of Trento, Italy
Roberto Furnari, University of Torino, Italy
Walid Gaaloul, Institut Mines Telecom, France, France
Martin Gaedke, Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany
Georgina Gallizo, HLRS - High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart, Germany
Maria Ganzha, SRI PAS and University of Gdansk, Poland
David Genest, Université d'Angers, France
Dimitrios Georgakopoulos, Swinburne University, Australia
Fekade Getahun, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Chirine Ghedira, IAE - University Jean Moulin Lyon 3, France
Hamada Ghenniwa, Western University, Canada
Vittorio ghini, University of Bologna, Italy
Lee Gillam, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Katja Gilly, Miguel Hernandez University, Spain
Jose Gonzalez de Mendivil, Universidad Publica de Navarra, Spain
Annamaria Goy, University of Torino, Italy
Patrizia Grifoni, CNR, Italy
Stephan Groß, , Germany
Adnene Guabtni, , Australia
Dirk Habich, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
Carmem Hara, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil
Manfred Hauswirth, , Ireland
Binsgeng He, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Frans Henskens, University of Newcastle, Australia
Mike Heroux, Sandia National Laboratories, United States
Elisa Heymann, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
Marianne Huchard, Université de Montpellier, France
Eduardo Huedo Cuesta, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Sorin Iacob, , Netherlands
Ilian Ilkov, IBM Nederland B.V., Netherlands
Anca Ionita, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Fuyuki Ishikawa, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
Hiroshi Ishikawa, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
S. S. Iyengar, Louisiana State University, United States
Martin Jaatun, University of Stavanger, Norway
Meiko Jensen, Kiel University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Yiming Ji, Georgia Southern University, United States
Xiaolong Jin, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Hai Jin, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Carlos Juiz, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain
Péter Kacsuk, MTA SZTAKI, Hungary
David Kaeli, Northeastern University, United States
Gabor Kecskemeti, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Attila Kertesz, University of Szeged, Hungary
Marouane Kessentini, Missouri University of Science and Technology, United States
Oleksiy Khriyenko, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Cameron Kiddle, University of Calgary, Canada
Claus-Peter Klas, GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Germany
Carsten Kleiner, University of Applied Sciences & Arts Hannover, Germany
Dzmitry Kliazovich, , Luxembourg
Geir Køien, University of Agder, Norway
Isao Kojima, , Japan
Dimitri Konstantas, University of Geneva, Switzerland
George Kousiouris, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
László Kovács, , Hungary
Paul Krause, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Diwakar Krishnamurthy, University of Calgary, Canada
Dimosthenis Kyriazis, University of Piraeus, Greece
Domenico Laforenza, , Italy
Alexander Lazovik, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Young Lee, Macquarie University, Australia
Miguel Leitão, ISEP, Portugal
Keqin Li, State University of New York at New Paltz, United States
Kuan-ching Li, Providence University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Donghui Lin, Kyoto University, Japan
Ramiro Liscano, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
Marin Litoiu, York University, Canada
Xumin Liu, , United States
Giorgia Lodi, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Denivaldo Lopes, , Brazil
Suksant Lor, , United Kingdom
Nikolaos Loutas, Information Systems Lab, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece
Simone Ludwig, North Dakota State University, United States
Glenn Luecke, Iowa State University, United States
Shikharesh Majumdar, Carleton University, Canada
Manu Malek, Stevens Institute of Technology, United States
Pierre Maret, Université de Saint Etienne, France
Moreno Marzolla, University of Bologna, Italy
Ioannis Mavridis, University of Macedonia, Greece
Michele Mazzucco, University of Tartu, Estonia
Richard McClatchey, UWE, Bristol, United Kingdom
Alba Melo, Universidade de Brasília, Brazil
Víctor Méndez Muñoz, IUL, S.A. & Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB, Spain
Andreas Menychtas, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
José Merseguer, Centro Politécnico Superior, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
Barton Miller, , United States
Raffaela Mirandola, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Owen Molloy, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Jose A. Montenegro, University of Malaga, Spain
Reagan Moore, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States
Hiroyuki Morikawa, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Mirella Moro, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil
Kamran Munir, University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom
Wolfgang Nagel, Technische Universitaet Dresden, Germany
Hidemoto Nakada, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
Philippe Navaux, UFRGS - Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil
Lee Newcombe, , United Kingdom
Hamid Nezhad, , United States
Jean-Marc Nicod, Institut FEMTO-ST, France
Mara Nikolaidou, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
Karsten Oberle, , Germany
Stephan Olariu, Old Dominion University, United States
Enn Ounapuu, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Alexander Paar, Duale Hochschule Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Federica Paganelli, CNIT - National Interuniversity Consortium for Telecommunications, Italy
Sara Paiva, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Michael Palis, Rutgers University, United States
George Pallis, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
Dhabaleswar Panda, The Ohio State University, United States
Fabio Panzieri, Universita' di Bologna, Italy
Manish Parashar, Rutgers University, United States
David Paul, The University of New England, Australia
Siani Pearson, , United Kingdom
Jih-Kwon Peir, University of Florida, United States
Mikhail Perepletchikov, RMIT University, Australia
Dana Petcu, West University of Timisoara, Romania
Dorina Petriu, Carleton University, Canada
Giovanna Petrone, University of Torino, Italy
Maria Pettenati, ICON Foundation, Italy
Peter Pietzuch, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Agostino Poggi, University of Parma, Italy
Wolfgang Prinz, , Germany
Juha Puustjärvi, University of Helsinki, Finland
Li Qi, , China
Judy Qiu, , United States
Cauligi Raghavendra, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, United States
Ioan Raicu, Illinois Institute of Technology, United States
Rajendra Raj, Rochester Institute of Technology, United States
Sanguthevar Rajasekaran, University of Connecticut, United States
Arkalgud Ramaprasad, Ramaiah Public Policy Center, Bengaluru, India, India
Manuel Ramos-Cabrer, University of Vigo, Spain
Omer Rana, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Sanjay Ranka, University of Florida, United States
Andrew Rau-Chaplin, Dalhousie University, Canada
Ralph Retter, , Germany
Norbert Ritter, University of Hamburg, Germany
Luis Rodero-Merino, -, Spain
Jose Rodrigues-Jr, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Chunming Rong, University of Stavanger, Norway
Pedro Rosa, UFU - Federal University of Uberlandia, Brazil
António Rosado da Cruz, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Florian Rosenberg, , United States
Jonathan Rouzaud-Cornabas, , France
Marek Rusinkiewicz, , United States
Elena Sanchez-Nielsen, Universidad De La Laguna, Spain
Rubén Santiago Montero, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Alexander Schill, , Germany
Lutz Schubert, Ulm University, Germany
Jean-Pierre Seifert, Technische Universitaet Berlin, Germany
Giovanni Semeraro, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy
Carlos Serrão, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal
Cosmin Spahiu, University of Craiova - Faculty of Automation, Computers and Electronics, Romania
Josef Spillner, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
Vladimir Stantchev, University of California, Berkeley, United States
Ralf Steinmetz, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Heinz Stockinger, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland
Philipp Strube, , Germany
Yasuyuki Tahara, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Yehia Taher, Université de Versailles St Quentin-En-Yvelines, France
Domenico Talia, University of Calabria and Fuzhou University, Italy
Yoshio Tanaka, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology, Japan
Konstantinos Tarabanis, Centre For Research and Technology Hellas-informatics and Telematics Institute, Greece
Samir Tata, TELECOM SudParis, France
Cedric Tedeschi, IRISA - University of Rennes 1, France
Joe Tekli, Lebanese American University (LAU), Lebanon
Guy Tel-Zur, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), Israel
Maria Toledo, State University of Campinas, Brazil
Orazio Tomarchio, University of Catania, Italy
Johan Tordsson, Umea University and Elastisys, Sweden
Paolo Trunfio, Università della Calabria, Italy
Hong-Linh Truong, Distributed Systems Group, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Eddy Truyen, K. U. Leuven, Belgium
Konstantinos Tserpes, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
Francesco Tusa, University College London, United Kingdom
Astrid Undheim, , Norway
Athina Vakali, Aristotle University, Greece
Steven Van Assche, , Belgium
Robert van Engelen, Florida State University, United States
Kurt Vanmechelen, Universiteit Antwerpen, Belgium
Luis Vaquero, , United Kingdom
Athanasios Vasilakos, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
Fabio Verdi, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brazil
Massimo Villari, University of Messina, Italy
Bruno Volckaert, Ghent University, Belgium
Hiroshi Wada, , Australia
Chen Wang, , Australia
Lizhe Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Martijn Warnier, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Dennis Wegener, , Germany
Erik Wilde, , United States
Marco Winckler, University Paul Sabatier (Toulouse 3), France
Yaron Wolfsthal, , Israel
Mark Woodman, Middlesex University e-Centre, United Kingdom
Jan-Jan Wu, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, Republic of China
Neal Xiong, Georgia State University, United States
George Yee, Carleton University, Canada
Ustun Yildiz, University of California, San Diego, United States
Zhifeng Yun, University of Houston, United States
Albert Zomaya, University of Sydney, Australia