Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events Organisation

General Chair, Scientific Chair

Ioana Manolescu has been a general chair of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2018.

Scientific Events Selection

Member of the Conference Program Committees

Ioana Manolescu has been a member of the program committees of: the International Workshop on Semantic Big Data (SBD), in cojunction with ACM SIGMOD 2018; the Data Engineering Meets Semantic Web Workshop (DESWeb) in conjunction with IEEE ICDE 2018; the WebDB workshop, in conjunction with ACM SIGMOD 2018; the 34th Conférence sur la Gestion de Données – Principes, Technologies et Applications (BDA) 2018.


Member of the Editorial Boards

Yanlei Diao has been the Editor-in-Chief of the ACM SIGMOD Record, SIGMOD's quarterly newsletter.

Ioana Manolescu has been an associate editor of the PVLDB (Proceedings of VLDB) Journal 2018.

Invited Talks

Ioana Manolescu has given invited keynotes at the Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC) 2018 , and at the 34ème Conférence sur la Gestion de Données – Principes, Technologies et Applications (BDA) 2018.

Leadership within the Scientific Community

Yanlei Diao and Ioana Manolescu are both members of the PVLDB Endowment Board of Trustees.

Ioana Manolescu has been the president the ACM SIGMOD “Jim Gray” PhD Award Committee.

Ioana Manolescu is a member of the steering committee (Comité de Pilotage) of “Bases de Données Avancées” (BDA), the informal association organizing the database research community in France and french-speaking countries.

Research Administration

Y. Diao is on the advisory board of the Data Science Initiative (DSI), a joint center between the applied mathematics and computer science departments of Ecole Polytechnique.

Ioana Manolescu has been a member of Inria's Commission d'Evaluation and of the Bureau des Comités de Projets of Inria Saclay.

Team members have participated to the following hiring committees:

  • Associate professor – Ecole Polytechnique, Yanlei Diao. Jury member.

  • Full professor – INSA Lyon, Ioana Manolescu. Jury member.

  • Associate professor – Ecole Polytechnique, Ioana Manolescu. Jury member.

  • Inria researcher – Inria Nancy, Ioana Manolescu. Jury member.