Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events Organisation

Member of the Organizing Committees
  • Whole team

    • Journées JCALM (May 4-5, 2017) held in Sophia-Antipolis. Topic: Designs.

  • Christelle Caillouet, David Coudert

    • “Journées RESCOM 2017” of GDR RSD of CNRS, Sophia Antipolis, France, January 11-13, 2017.

  • Frédéric Havet

    • 6th STINT meeting, Valgaudemar, France, July 5-7, 2017;

    • 7th STINT meeting, Sophia Antipolis, France, December 4-6, 2017.

  • Frédéric Havet, Bruce Reed

    • 2nd Cassidian Workshop, Cassis, France, May 14-20, 2017.

  • Frédéric Giroire, Joanna Moulierac

    • GreenDays@Sophia 2017: 8th French workshop on Network Energy efficiency, Université Côte d'Azur, Campus SophiaTech, Sophia Antipolis, June 26-27, 2017.

  • Bruce Reed

    • Co-Organizer 2017 Barbados Graph Theory Workshop, Holetown, Barbados, March 24-31, 2017.

Scientific Events Selection

Chair of Conference Program Committees
  • David Coudert

    • Scientific Co-Chair of Track 7 “Cloud Computing and Data Center Management” of the 14th International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks (I-SPAN'17), Exeter, UK, June 21-23, 2017.

Member of the Conference Program Committees
  • David Coudert

    • AlgoTel'17: Rencontres Francophones sur les Aspects Algorithmiques de Télécommunications, Quiberon, France, May 30-June 2, 2017;

    • ONDM'17: International Conference on Optical Networking Design and Modeling, Budapest, Hungary, May 15-17, 2017;

    • IEEE ICC'17: IEEE International Conference on Communications, Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017;

    • IEEE Globecom'17: IEEE Global Communications Conference, Singapore, December 4-8, 2017.

  • Frédéric Havet

    • IX Latin and American Algorithms, Graphs and Optimization Symposium (LAGOS 2017), Marseille, France, September 11-15, 2017;

    • 19th Journées Graphes et Algorithmes (JGA 2017), Bordeaux, France, November 15-17, 2017.

  • Nicolas Nisse

    • Member of the Scientific Committee of GRASTA’17, 8th workshop on GRAph Searching, Theory & Applications, Anogia, Crete, Greece, April 10–13, 2017;

    • FCT’17: 21st International Symposium on Fundamentals of Computation Theory, Bordeaux, France, September 11-13, 2017.


Member of the Editorial Boards
  • Jean-Claude Bermond

    • Computer Science Reviews, Discrete Mathematics, Discrete Applied Mathematics, Journal of Graph Theory, Journal of Interconnection Networks (Advisory Board), Mathématiques et Sciences Humaines, Networks, Parallel Processing Letters, the SIAM book series on Discrete Mathematics, Transactions on Network Optimization and Control, Algorithms and Applications.

  • David Coudert

    • Discrete Applied Mathematics (Elsevier), Networks (Wiley).

  • Frédéric Giroire

    • Journal of Interconnection Networks (World Scientific).

  • Frédéric Havet

    • Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science.

  • Bruce Reed

    • Journal of Graph Theory, Electronic Journal of Combinatorics.

Reviewer - Reviewing Activities

Members of COATI have reviewed numerous manuscripts submitted to international journals, including: Algorithmica, Algorithms, Bulletin of the Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society, Computer Communications, Computer Networks, Computers & Operations Research, Discrete Applied Mathematics, European Journal of Operational Research, IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, Networks, Photonic Network Communications, The Computer Journal, Theoretical Computer Science, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Communications, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, etc.

Invited Talks

  • Julien Bensmail

    • Seminar of the Graphs and Optimisation team, LaBRI, Bordeaux (April 28, 2017): “On augmenting matchings via bounded-length augmentations”.

  • David Coudert

    • Seminar of the MAORE team, LIRMM, Montpellier (January 20, 2017): “Design of reliable fixed microwave backhaul networks”;

    • Joint ACP and GdR RO Summer School on Constraints and Operational Research, Porquerolles, France (September 18-22, 2017): “On the Flinders Hamiltonian Cycle Problem Challenge”;

    • Seminario del Doctorado en Ingeniera de Sistemas Complejos, Santiago, Chile (November 23, 2017): “On the Flinders Hamiltonian Cycle Problem Challenge”.

  • Guillaume Ducoffe

    • Logic seminar, University of Bucharest, Romania (March 2, 2017): “Treewidth vs. Treelength”;

    • Scientific seminar, West University of Timisoara, Romania (April 26, 2017): “Revisiting Preferential Attachment with applications to Twitter”;

    • International Workshop on Graphs, Networks and Digital Humanities, Bucharest, Romania (October 9, 2017): “Revisiting Preferential Attachment with applications to Twitter”.

  • Frédéric Giroire

    • Entretiens Jacques Cartier, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada (October 17-18, 2017): “Towards Energy Efficient Networks with SDN and Virtualization”;

    • SDN Day, IRT SystemX, Palaiseau, France (November 23, 2017): “Approximation algorithms for the Placement of Ordered Service Function Chains”.

  • Nicolas Nisse

    • Seminar of the ACRO team, LIF, Marseille (July 10, 2017): “Recovery of disrupted airline operations".

  • Luc Hogie, Michel Syska

    • Action GRAMINEES (GRaph data Mining in Natural, Ecological and Environnemental Sciences), journées Science des Données MaDICS (Masses de Données, Informations et Connaissances en Sciences), Marseille, France (June 23, 2017): “Bibliothèque de fouille de graphe”.

Leadership within the Scientific Community

  • David Coudert

    • Member of the steering committee of Pôle ResCom du GDR RSD du CNRS since 2005, and co-chair since June 2017;

    • Member of the steering committee of Rencontres francophones sur les aspects algorithmiques des télécommunications (AlgoTel).

  • Frédéric Giroire

    • Member of the steering committee of GT Energy of the GDR RSD du CNRS.

  • Frédéric Havet

    • GT Graphes du GDR IM du CNRS;

    • Journées Graphes et Algorithmes (JGA);

    • Journées Combinatoire et Algorithmes du Littoral Méditerranéen (JCALM).

Scientific Expertise

  • Jean-Claude Bermond

    • Expert for DRTT-MESR (Crédit impôt recherche (CIR et agréments)).

  • David Coudert

    • Expert for the Future and Emerging Technologies Open (FET-Open) European program (RIA Cut-off September 27, 2017);

    • Expert for “Haut Conseil de l'évaluation de la recherche et de l'enseignement supérieur” (HCERES).

  • Frédéric Giroire

    • Expert for ANR.

  • Frédéric Havet

    • Expert for ANR and NSERC.

Research Administration

  • Jean-Claude Bermond

    • Responsible for the cooperation between Inria and Greece (meeting with the French Embassy in Greece, obtention of join grants and of financial support for internships via the Bodossakis Fundation).

  • Christelle Caillouet

    • Elected member of CPRH (Comité Permanent de Ressources Humaines) University of Nice Sophia Antipolis;

    • Elected member of I3S laboratory committee since December 2016;

    • Recruiting committee (comité de sélection) University of Lyon.

  • David Coudert :

    • President of “Comité de Sélection” SCIENCES / 27-PR-388, Université Nice-Sophia Antipolis, 2017;

    • Nominated member for Inria at the doctoral school STIC since September 2017;

    • Member of the “Comité de Suivi Doctoral” of Inria;

    • Member of the scientific council of Academy RISE (Networks, Information, Digital Society) of UCAJEDI.

  • Frédéric Giroire :

    • Elected member of I3S laboratory committee since 2012 (reelected in December 2016);

    • In charge of the internships of stream UbiNet of Master 2 IFI, UNS.

  • Frédéric Havet :

    • Responsible of the ComRed Team of I3S.

  • Joanna Moulierac

    • Member of a “Comité de sélection” in Marseille, France, for the 27th section;

    • Member of the “Conseil de Département Informatique” of IUT Nice.

  • Nicolas Nisse

    • Elected member (deputy) of the “Comité de Centre” of Inria Sophia Antipolis.

  • Michel Syska

    • Elected member of CPRH (Comité Permanent de Ressources Humaines) University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis;

    • Recruiting committee (comité de sélection) University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis.