Promoting Scientific Activities
Chadi Barakat is on the editorial board of the Computer Networks journal, and is on the Technical Program Committee for the ACM MECOMM Workshop held in conjunction with the ACM SIGCOMM 2018 conference, and for the Network Traffic Measurement and Analysis Conference (TMA 2019). He co-chaired the workshops at the ACM CoNext 2018 conference and will co-chair the Technical Program Committee for the CCDWN workshop 2019 to be held in conjunction with the WiOpt 2019 conference. 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 chair of the scientific committee of the User Centric Networking (UCN@Sophia) Laroratory of Excellence, and member of the scientific committee of the Academy 1 of the UCAJedi Idex. He is also member of the Ubinet International Master program steering committee. He is chair of the Inria admissibility jury for the young graduate scientist ("CRCN") competitive selection.
Arnaud Legout is on the editorial board of the Computer Networks journal. Arnaud Legout is the president of the Commission of the users of IT resources of Sophia Antipolis Inria research center.
Damien Saucez has co-organised the ACM SIGCOMM Reproducilbity workshop. He is co-chair of the ACM SIGCOMM Artefact Evaluation Committee whose role is to assess the reproducibility level of papers accepted to ACM SIGCOMM sponsored conferences and journals. He was TPC co-chair of the 2018 ACM Workshop on ns-3. He was member of the TPCs of IEEE ICC 2018, DRCN 2018, ACM WNS3 2018 and is regular reviewer for IEEE, ACM, Elsevier, and Springer journals. Damien Saucez and Walid Dabbous participated to the organization of the first Grid’5000-FIT school in Sophia Antipolis in April 3-6 2018. See https://www.silecs.net/1st-grid5000-fit-school/ for more information.
Thierry Turletti, Senior ACM and IEEE member, served in 2018 in the program committees of the following international workshops and conferences: the 3rd CoRes Workshop at Roscoff, France in May 28-29, the 9th Workshop on ns-3 at Mangalore, India in June 13-14, the 13rd Workshop on Challenged Networks (CHANTS) at New Delhi, India in October 29 and IEEE Globecom at Abu Dabi, UAE in December 9-13. He 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. Thierry Turletti is president of the Committee for Technological Development (CDT) and member of the committee NICE that studies postdoc and visiting researcher applications at Inria Sophia Antipolis.