Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events: Organisation

Chair of Conference Steering Committees
  • Marc Shapiro is a member of the steering committee of the yearly Workshop on Principles and Practice of Consistency (PaPoC), co-located with EuroSys.

Scientific Events: Selection

Member of the Conference Program Committees
  • Marc Shapiro, member of PC of the European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys) 2020, in Heraklion (Greece).

  • Marc Shapiro, member of PC of the European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys) 2019, in Dresden (Germany).

  • Marc Shapiro, member of Progamme Committed of the ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC) 2019, in Salerno, Italy.

  • Marc Shapiro, member of the PC of the Workshop on Planetary-Scale Distributed Systems (W-PSDS) 2019, in Lyon.

  • Marc Shapiro, member of the Technical Program Committee of the Workshop on Advanced tools, programming languages, and PLatforms for Implementing and Evaluating algorithms for Distributed systems (ApPLIED) 2019, in Budapest, Hungary.

  • Pierre Sens, 29th International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2019), 19th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2019), 38th IEEE International Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS 2019), Gestion de Données – Principes, Technologies et Applications (BDA 2019).

  • Swan Dubois, 21st International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (SSS 2019), 21èmes Rencontres Francophones pour les Aspects Algorithmiques des Télécommunications (AlgoTel'18).

  • Jonathan Lejeune, 22nd Innovation in Clouds, Internet and Networks (ICIN 2019)

  • Swan Dubois, 26th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity (SIROCCO'19).


Member of the Editorial Boards
  • Pierre Sens, International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking (IJHPCN)

Reviewer - Reviewing Activities
  • Swan Dubois, Distributed Computing, Theoretical Computer Science.

  • Luciana Arantes, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing.

  • Pierre Sens, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing

Invited Talks

  • Marc Shapiro gave the keynote presentation titled “Living on the edge, safely; or: Life without consensus” at the 7th International Conference on Networked Systems, in Marrakech, Morroco, June 2019.

  • Marc Shapiro gave an invited talk on “The programming continuum, from core to edge,” at the Workshop on Verification of Distributed Systems (VDS), June 2019, Marrakech, Morroco.

  • Marc Shapiro gave two invited talks at the Dagstuhl Seminar on “Programming Languages for Distributed Systems and Distributed Data Management,” October 2019.

  • Marc Shapiro was invited to speak about “Living Without Consensus,” at the seminar “Taking Stock of Distributed Computing,” at Collège de France, April 2019. The seminar was organised in conjunction with the Chaire informatique et sciences numériques of Rachid Guerraoui.

  • Pierre Sens, Probabilistic Byzantine Tolerance Scheduling in Hybrid Cloud Environments. Research Seminar, University of Fluminense, Brazil, October 2019

  • Pierre Sens, Fault tolerance in large and dynamic distributed systems. Research Seminar, University of Fluminense, Brazil, October 2019

  • Luciana Arabtes, A Communication-Efficient Causal Broadcast Protocol. Research Seminar, University of Fluminense, PUC-Rio, Brazil, October 2019

Leadership within the Scientific Community

  • Marc Shapiro is Vice-Chair for Research of Société informatique de France, the French learned society in Informatics.

Research Administration

  • Pierre Sens, since 2016: Member of Section 6 of the national committee for scientific research CoNRS

  • Franck Petit, Pierre Sens, since 2012: Member of the Executive Committee of Labex SMART, Co-Chairs of Track 4, Autonomic Distributed Environments for Mobility.