Promoting Scientific Activities
Chadi Barakat is on the editorial board of the Computer Networks journal, on the Technical Program Committee for the ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC) 2017, the ACM CoNext Conference 2016, the International Teletraffic Congress (ITC) 2017, the Passive and Active Measurement (PAM) Conference 2016, the IEEE Measurement and Networking (M&N) Workshop 2017, the Algotel Conference 2016, and the Asian Internet Engineering Conference (AINTEC) 2016. He is currently the scientific referee for international affairs at Inria Sophia Antipolis and member of the Conseil d’Orientation Scientifique et Technologique at Inria within the working group of international affairs (COST-GTRI).
Walid Dabbous is in member of the technical program committee of the IEEE INFOCOM International Workshop on Computer and Networking Experimental Research Using Testbeds, CNERT 2016. He is founding member of the ns-3 consortium. He co-organizeed the workshop on Future challenges in User-Centric Networks, co-located with Sigmetrics 2016 in June 2016. He is member of the scientific council of the Inria Bell-Labs laboratory on Communication networks of the future. He also servers as a chair of the scientific committee of the User Centric Networking (UCN@Sophia) Laroratory of Excellence. He was member of board of directors of the Telecom Platform Association responsible for the deployment and operation of the Com4Innov mutualized platform until July 2016. He is also member of the Ubinet International Master program steering committee. He is member of the Inria Sophia Antipolis project committee's bureau (Bureau du CP).
Arnaud Legout is on the editorial board of the Computer Networks journal, and was PC member of the ACM IMC 2016 conference. Arnaud Legout is the president of the Commission of the users of IT resources of Sophia Antipolis Inria research center.
Damien Saucez was co-organizer of the GdR RSD – Journées Cloud 2016 – with Fabien Hermenier (I3S). The conference over 2 days was composed of 16 presentations and two industrial keynotes (Amazon Web Services and Amadeus) with 50 attendees. The objective of this annual conference is to provide a forum for French researchers from the networking community and the distributed system community to exchange their latest findings. Damien Saucez was TPC member of IEEE ICC 2017, IEEE CCNC 2017, ACM CoNEXT Student Workshop 2016, DRCN 2016, IEEE CCNC 2016, ACM WNS3 2016, and IEEE Globecom 2016 SAC CN.
Thierry Turletti, Senior ACM and IEEE member, served in 2016 in the program committees of the following international workshops and conferences: the ACM SIGCOMM 2016 Posters and Demos, Salvador, Brazil, August 2016, the 7th Workshop on ns-3 at Seattle, Washington, June 15-16, 2016 and the 11th ACM Workshop on Challenged Networks (CHANTS), New York, USA, October 2016. Thierry Turletti is member of the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Mobile Communication, Computation and Information (WINET) published by Springer Science and of the Advances in Multimedia Journal published by Hindawi Publishing Corporation. He is chairman of the Committee for Technological Development (CDT) and member of the committee NICE that studies postdoc and visiting researcher applications at Inria Sophia Antipolis.