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6th IFIP WG 6.1
International Conference on
Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems

Preliminary program:

Wednesday 14 June

Registration: 8:00-8:45 (P.zza San Giovanni in Monte, 2)

Welcome: 8:45-9:00 (Aula Absidale)

Invited speaker: 9:00-10:00 (Aula Absidale)

  • Mobile Service Oriented Architectures (MOSOA)
    Jan Bosch (Software and Application Technologies Lab. - Nokia Research Center - Finland)

Coffee break: 10:00-10:30

Session I: 10:30-12:15 (Aula Absidale) - Mobile and Pervasive Computing

  • A Spatial Programming Model for Real Global Smart Space Applications
    René Meier, Anthony Harrington, Thomas Termin, Vinny Cahill
  • Mobile Process Description and Execution
    Christian P. Kunze, Sonja Zaplata, Winfried Lamersdorf
  • An Application Framework for Collaborative, Nomadic Applications
    James O'Brien, Marc Shapiro
  • Interfering effects of service adaptation: implications on the architecture of self-adapting systems
    Jacqueline Floch, Erlend Stav, Svein Hallsteinsen

Lunch: 12:30-14:00

Session II: 14:00-15:00 (Aula Absidale) - Peer-to-peer systems

  • Discovery of Stable Peers in a Self-Organising Peer-to-Peer Gradient Topology
    Jan Sacha, Jim Dowling, Raymond Cunningham, Rene Meier
  • On the Value of Random Opinions in Decentralized Recommendation
    Elth Ogston, Arno Bakker, Maarten van Steen

Coffee break: 15:00-15:30

Session III: 15:30-17:00 (Aula Absidale) - Semantic web

  • Information Agents that Learn to Understand Each Other Via Semantic Negotiation
    Salvatore Garruzzo, Domenico Rosaci
  • Discovering Semantic Web Services with Process Specifications
    Piya Suwannopas, Twittie Senivongse
  • Towards Building a Semantic Grid for E-Learning
    Wenya Tian, Huajun Chen

Thursday 15 June

Invited speaker: 9:00-10:00 (Aula Absidale)

  • Separating Distribution from Coordination and Computation as Architectural Dimensions
    José Luiz Fiadeiro (Department of Computer Science - University of Leicester - UK)

Coffee break: 10:00-10:30

Session IV: 10:30-12:15 (Aula Absidale) - Web services

  • A Code Migration Framework for AJAX Applications
    Arno Puder
  • High Performance SOAP Processing Driven By Data Mapping Template
    Wei Jun, Hua Lei, Niu Chunlei, Zheng Haoran
  • An Approach for Fine-Grained Web Service Performance Monitoring
    Jan Schaefer
  • WSInterConnect: Dynamic Composition of Web Services through Web Services
    Josef Spillner, Iris Braun, Alexander Schill

Lunch: 12:30-14:00

Session V: 14:00-15:00 (Aula Absidale) - Fault tolerance 1

  • Bounding Recovery Time in Rollback-Recovery Protocol for Mobile Systems Preserving Session Guarantees
    Anna Kobusinska, Jerzy Brzezinzski, Jacek Kobusinski
  • Intelligent Dependability Services for Overlay Networks
    Barry Porter, Geoff Coulson

Coffee break: 15:00-15:30

Session VI: 15:30-17:00 (Aula Absidale) - Architectural adaptation and modelling

  • Model-Driven Development of Context-Aware Services
    João Paulo Almeida, Maria-Eugenia Iacob, Henk Jonkers, Dick Quartel
  • Utilising Alternative Application Configurations in Context- and QoS-aware Mobile Middleware
    Sten Lundesgaard, Ketil Lund, Frank Eliassen
  • Timing driven architectural adaptation
    Andrew Wils, Yolande Berbers, Tom Holvoet, Karel De Vlaminck

Social dinner: 19:30

Friday 16 June

Invited speaker: 9:00-10:00 (Aula Absidale)

  • From Gamma to the Probabilistic Chemical Abstract Machine
    Chris Hankin (Department of Computing - Imperial College - UK)

Coffee break: 10:00-10:30

Session VII: 10:30-12:30 (Aula Absidale) - Fault tolerance 2

  • Fault-Tolerant Replication based on Fragmented Objects
    Hans P. Reiser, Rüdiger Kapitza, Jörg Domaschka, Franz J. Hauck
  • Towards Context-Aware Transaction Services
    Romain Rouvoy, Patricia Serrano-Alvarado, Philippe Merle
  • A Local Self-Stabilizing Enumeration Algorithm
    Brahim Hamid, Mohamed Mosbah
  • Adding Fault-Tolerance to a Hierarchical DRE System
    Paul Rubel, Joseph Loyall, Richard Schantz, Matthew Gillen
  • Using Speculative Push for Unnecessary Checkpoint Creation Avoidance
    Arkadiusz Danilecki, Michael Szychowiak

Lunch: 12:30-14:00

Session VIII: 14:00-15:20 (Aula Absidale) - Software tools and languages

  • A Versatile Kernel for Distributed AOP
    Éric Tanter, Rodolfo Toledo
  • Transformation of centralized software components into distributed ones by code refactoring
    Abdelhak Seriai, Gautier Bastide Bastide, Mourad Oussalah
  • PAGE: a distributed infrastructure for fostering RDF-based interoperability
    Emanuele Della Valle, Andrea Turati, Alessandro Ghioni
Coffee break: 15:30-16:00

Joint closing: 16:00-17:00 (Aula Absidale)