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Program Co-Chairs

Robert Walters
University of Southampton
United Kingdom

Brief Bio
Robert John Walters is an Assistant Professor in Computer Science at the University of Southampton. His research interests include middleware, distributed computing, hypermedia and graphical formal modelling language. He is supervising a few PhD students specializing in Cloud Computing. Robert John Walters is an Assistant Professor in Computer Science at the University of Southampton. His research interests include middleware, distributed computing, hypermedia and graphical formal modelling language. He is supervising a few PhD students specializing in Cloud Computing.

Muthu Ramachandran
Leeds Beckett University
United Kingdom

Brief Bio
Muthu Ramachandran is a Principal Lecturer at Leeds Beckett University. He has extensive research coupled with teaching background and experiences on software and systems engineering methods and lifecycle and is an expert in SOA, Cloud, and security. Muthu Ramachandran is a Principal Lecturer at Leeds Beckett University. He has extensive research coupled with teaching background and experiences on software and systems engineering methods and lifecycle and is an expert in SOA, Cloud, and security.

Gary Wills
University of Southampton
United Kingdom

Brief Bio
Dr. Gary Wills is an Associate Professor in Computer Science at the University of Southampton. He graduated from the University of Southampton with an Honours degree in Electromechanical Engineering, and then a PhD in Industrial Hypermedia Systems. He is a Chartered Engineer, a member of the Institute of Engineering Technology and a Principal Fellow of the Higher Educational Academy. He is also a visiting associate professor at the University of Cape Town and a research professor at RLabs. Gary's research centres around Secure System Engineering, focusing on Industrial systems, Cloud and Io T. ... More >>

Víctor Méndez Muñoz
Mind the Byte & Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB

Brief Bio
Dr. Víctor Méndez Muñoz has a main background in big data management and distributed systems. He participated in scientific international projects in physics and bioinformatics like AGATA, LHCb, ENRM and EISCAT, collaborating with several more. Currently, he is Head of Software Development at Mind the Byte, a bioinformatics company specializing in computational drug discovery using a pay-per-use SaaS platform (Software as a Service). He also works in the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) as a part time professor. He holds the program chair in INSTICC conferences in the fields of cloud computing, big data, complexity and the internet of things, as well as editorial collaboration in some journals of high impact. ... More >>


Janos Abonyi, University of Pannonia, Hungary
Amit Agarwal, University Of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India
Amir H. Alavi, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, United States
Ahmed Alenezi, Northern Border University, Saudi Arabia
Dhiya Al-Jumeily, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Rafael Angarita, INRIA, ISEP, France
Muhammad Anshari, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darussalam
Khin Aung, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Data Storage Institute, Singapore
Uchechukwu Awada, University of St Andrews, United Kingdom
Galip Aydin, Firat University, Turkey
João Barraca, Instituto De Telecomunicações, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
George Baryannis, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Pablo Basanta Val, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Martin Bauer, NEC Laboratories Europe, Germany
Reinhold Behringer, Daimler-Protics, Germany
Eugénia Bernardino, School of Technology and Management, Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Portugal
Tapalina Bhattasali, University of Calcutta, India
Ismail Biskri, University of Quebec at Trois Rivieres, Canada
Juliana Borin, University of Campinas, Brazil
Leszek Borzemski, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
Lars Brenna, University of Tromsø, Norway
Petra Brzan, University of Maribor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Slovenia
Hoang Bui, Western Illinois University, United States
Prabhakar C.J, Kuvempu University, India
Ali Cakmak, Istanbul Sehir University, Turkey
Rodrigo Calheiros, Western Sydney University, Australia
Mustafa Canim, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, United States
Alberto Cano, Virginia Commonwealth University, United States
Filipe Cardoso, Polytechnic Institute of Setubal, Portugal
Godwin Caruana, Harvest, Malta
Antonio Celesti, University of Messina, Italy
K Chandrasekaran, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, India, India
Clovis Chapman, Groupon Computational Marketing, United States
Jiming Chen, Zhejiang Univ., China
Qiang Cheng, University of Kentucky, United States
Stephan Clémençon, Telecom ParisTech, France
Daniel Corujo, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
Vedat Coskun, Beykent University, Turkey
Noel Crespi, Institut Telecom, Telecom SudParis, France
Pawel Czarnul, Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
Radu-Codrut David, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania
John Davies, BT, United Kingdom
Vivek Deshpande, Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, India
Weilong Ding, North China University of Technology, China
Federico Divina, Pablo de Olavide University, Spain
Gillian Dobbie, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Erdogan Dogdu, Cankaya University, Turkey
Katerina Doka, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece
Tansel Dokeroglu, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
Renato dos Santos, ULBRA - Lutheran University of Brazil, Brazil
Yanqing Duan, University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Ata Elahi, Southern Connecticut State University, United States
Ali Emrouznejad, Aston University, United Kingdom
Mohsen Farid, University of Derby, United Kingdom
Marcial Fernandez, Universidade Estadual do Ceara, Brazil
Gianluigi Ferrari, University of Parma, Italy
Enrico Ferrera, Istituto Superiore Mario Boella (ISMB), Italy
Corina Forascu, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi, Romania
Hossein Fotouhi, Mälardalen University, Sweden
Neil Fraser, Macquarie University, Australia
Hamido Fujita, Iwate Prefectural University, Japan
Michaela Geierhos, Universität Paderborn, Germany
Angelo Genovese, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Moneeb Gohar, Yeungnam University, Korea, Republic of
Diogo Gomes, DETI - Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
Marta Gomes, CERIS-CESUR, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Andre Gradvohl, State University of Campinas, Brazil
Jorge Granjal, University of Coimbra, Polo 2, Portugal
Michael Greenacre, Spain[0034], South Africa
Yi Gu, Middle Tennessee State University, United States
Holger Guenzel, Hochschule München, United States
Yuanyuan Guo, , Canada
Moutaz Haddara, Kristiania University College, Norway
Longzhe Han, Nanchang Institute of Technology, China
Chen He, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, United States
Jing He, Kennesaw State University, United States
Ana Hol, Western Sydney University, Australia
Xinming Huang, Worcester Polytechnic Inst., United States
JeeHyun Hwang, SAS R&D, United States
Rahat Iqbal, Coventry University, United Kingdom
Renato Ishii, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
Martin Jaatun, University of Stavanger, Norway
Sohail Jabbar, National Textile University, Pakistan
Rune Jacobsen, Aarhus University, Denmark
Martin Jacobsson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Ali Jaoua, Qatar University, Qatar
Nikolay Kakanakov, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Alexandros Kaloxylos, The University of Peloponnese, Greece
Mohamed Khafagy, Fayoum University, Egypt
Nawsher Khan, Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, Pakistan
Anna Kobusinska, Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Alessandro Koerich, École de Technologie Supérieure, Canada
Chang-Yong Lee, Kongju National University, Korea, Republic of
Seppo Leminen, Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Finland
Imre Lendak, University of Novi Sad, Serbia
Xiufeng Liu, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
Nuno Lopes, Universidade do Minho, Portugal
Diego López-de-Ipiña, Universidad de Deusto, Spain
Giuseppe Loseto, Politecnico di Bari, Italy
Maria Lucka, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Taras Maksymyuk, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
Marco Mancini, CMCC Foundation, Italy
Maude Manouvrier, PSL Research University - Universite Paris-Dauphine, France
Massimo Marchiori, University of Padua, Italy
Joberto Martins, Salvador University - UNIFACS, Brazil
Fiammetta Marulli, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Hoda Mashayekhi, Shahrood University, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Hamid Mcheick, University of Quebec at Chicoutimi, Canada
Tobias Meisen, RWTH Aachen, Institute of Information Management in Mechanical Engineering, Germany
Mehdi Mekni, St Cloud State University (SCSU), United States
Ernestina Menasalvas, Universidad politécnica de madrid, Spain
Davide Merico, Monitra SA, Switzerland
Ivan Mezei, University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Serbia
Aleksandra Milicevic, Univesity of Novi Sad, Serbia
Alina Mishra, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India
Thomas Moser, St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences, Austria
Fionn Murtagh, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Salem Nasri, Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Roberto Natella, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy
Jan Nolin, University of Borås, Sweden
Jukka Nurminen, VTT - Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland
Bogdan Oancea, University of Bucharest, Romania
Richard Olejnik, University of Lille I, France
Hichem Omrani, LISER, Luxembourg
Asil Oztekin, University of Massachusetts, United States
Yaozhang Pan, GrabTaxi, Singapore
Herbert Pang, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Prithviraj Patil, Vanderbilt University, United States
Anand Paul, Kyungpook National University, Korea, Republic of
Rasmus Pedersen, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Óscar Pereira, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Federico Pigni, Grenoble Ecole de Management, France
Jonas Poelmans, P2Commodities, Andorra
Jaroslav Pokorny, Charles University, Czech Republic
Florin POP, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Edy Portmann, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Yongrui Qin, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Roberto R. Expósito, University of A Coruña, Spain
Ramakrishnan Ramanathan, University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Stephan Reiff-Marganiec, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
Imed Romdhani, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom
Joyanta Roy, System Advance Technologies Pvt.Ltd, India
Marta Rukoz, Universite Paris Ouest La Defense, France
Usha Sakthivel, Rajarajeswari College of Engineering, India
Fosso Samuel, Toulouse Business School, France
Volker Sander, FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences, Germany
José Santa Lozano, University of Murcia, Spain
Martin Sarnovsky, Technical University of Kosice, Slovak Republic
Ashwin Satyanarayana, New York City College of Technology, United States
Kenneth Scerri, Department of Systems and Control Engineering, University of Malta, Malta
Mark Schueler, none, United Kingdom
Ahmed Seddik, Helwan University, Egypt
Aviv Segev, KAIST, Korea, Republic of
Subarna Shakya, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Maxim Shcherbakov, Volgograd State Technical University, Russian Federation
Jun Shen, University of Wollongong, Australia
Pedro Sobral, Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal
John Soldatos, Athens Information Technology, Greece
Andrey Somov, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Tehnology, Russian Federation
Karagiorgou Sophia, University of Piraeus, Greece
Françoise Soulié-Fogelman, Tianjin University, China
Pascal Staccini, Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
Xin Sui, Tableau Software, United States
Hwee-pink Tan, Singapore Management University, Singapore
Heiko Tapken, Osnabrueck University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Wei-Guang Teng, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Jouni Tervonen, University of Oulu, Finland
Maurizio Tesconi, CNR - IIT, Italy
Ralf Tönjes, University of Applied Science Osnabrück, Germany
Ahmet Topcu, Yildirim Beyazit University, Turkey
Paul Townend, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Stephan Trahasch, University of Applied Sciences Offenburg, Germany
M. Usha, Sona College of Technology, India
Gregory Van Seghbroeck, INTEC Broadband Communication Networks (IBCN), Universiteit Gent, Belgium
Blesson Varghese, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom
Massimo Vecchio, Università degli Studi eCampus, Italy
Sebastian Ventura, University of Cordoba, Spain
Sunil Vuppala, Philips, India
Shenghua Wan, WalmartLabs, United States
Cong Wang, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Junbo Wang, University of Southern California, United States
Tomasz Wiktorski, University of Stavanger, Norway
Przemyslaw Woznowski, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Lingfei Wu, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, United States
Weili Wu, University of Texas At Dallas, United States
Pengcheng Xiong, Hortonworks, United States
Ramin Yahyapour, GWDG - University Göttingen, Germany
Laurance Yang, Saint Francis Xavier University, Canada
Guuchang Yang, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan
Hongji Yang, Leicester University, United Kingdom
Yanyan Yang, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Neil Yen, University of Aizu, Japan
Jian Yu, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Dongjin Yu, Hangzhou Dianzi University, China
Cheng Yuan, , China
Jianhui Yue, Michigan Tech. University, United States
Mihai Zaharia, "Gheorghe Asachi" Technical University, Romania
Ivana Žarko, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Mingwu Zhang, Hubei University of Technology, China
Jia Zhao, Nanchang Institute of Technology, China
Dimitrios Zissis, University of the Aegean, Greece

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