DMS'09 Conference Co-Chairs

Masahito Hirakawa, Shimane University, Japan
Erland Jungert, Linkoping University, Sweden

DMS'09 Program Co-Chairs

Augusto Celentano, Universita Ca Foscari di Venezia, Italy
Atsuo Yoshitaka, JAIST, Japan

Steering Committee Chair

Shi-Kuo Chang, University of Pittsburgh, USA

DMS'09 Program Committee

Vasu Alagar, Concordia University, Canada
Frederic Andres, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
Arvind K. Bansal, Kent State University, USA
Ioan Marius Bilasco, Laboratoire dInformatique de Grenoble (LIG), France
Yeim-Kuan Chang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Ing-Ray Chen, Virginia Tech (VPI&SU), USA
Shu-Ching Chen, Florida International University, USA
Cheng-Chung Chu, Tunghai University, Taiwan
Gennaro Costagliola, Univ of Salerno, Italy
Alfredo Cuzzocrea, ICAR-CNR and University of Calabria, Italy
Andrea De Lucia, Univ. of Salerno, Italy
Alberto Del Bimbo, Univ. of Florence, Italy
David H. C. Du, Univ. of Minnesota, USA
Jean-Luc Dugelay, Institut EURECOM, France
Larbi Esmahi, National Research Council of Canada, Canada
Ming-Whei Feng, Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
Daniela Fogli, Universita degli Studi di Brescia, Italy
Farshad Fotouhi, Wayne State University, USA
Alexandre Francois, Tufts University
Kaori Fujinami, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Moncef Gabbouj, Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Ombretta Gaggi, Univ. of Padova, Italy
Richard Gobel, FH Hof, Germany
Stefan Goebel, ZGDV Darmstadt, Germany
Forouzan Golshani, Wright State University, USA
Jivesh Govil, Cisco Systems Inc., USA
Angela Guercio, Kent State University, USA
Niklas Hallberg, FOI, Sweden
Hewijin Christine Jiau, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Joemon Jose, University of Glasgow, UK
Wolfgang Klas, University of Vienna, Austria
Yau-Hwang Kuo, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Jen Juan Li, North Dakota State University, USA
Fuhua Lin, Athabasca University, Canada
Alan Liu, National Chung Cheng Univeristy, Taiwan
Chien-Tsai Liu, Taipei Medical College, Taiwan
Chung-Fan Liu, Kun Shan University, Taiwan
Jonathan Liu, University of Florida, USA
Andrea Marcante, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Sergio Di Martino, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy
Piero Mussio, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Paolo Nesi, University of Florence, Italy
Vincent Oria, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
Sethuraman Panchanathan, Arizona State Univ., USA
Antonio Piccinno, Univ. of Bari, Italy
Sofie Pilemalm, FOI, Sweden
Fabio Pittarello, University of Venice, Italy
Giuseppe Polese, University of Salerno, Italy
Syed M. Rahman, Minnesota State University, USA
Monica Sebillo, Universita di Salerno, Italy
Timothy K. Shih, National Taipei University of Education, Taiwan
Peter Stanchev, Kettering University, USA
Genny Tortora, University of Salerno, Italy
Joseph E. Urban, Texas Tech University, USA
Athena Vakali, Aristotle University, Greece
Ellen Walker, Hiram College, USA
KaiYu Wan, East China Normal University, China
Chi-Lu Yang, Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan
Kang Zhang, University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Publicity Co-Chairs

KaiYu Wan, East China Normal University, China
Chi-Lu Yang, Institute for Information Industry, Taiwan




DET'09 Workshop Co-Chairs

Tim Arndt, Cleveland State University, USA
Heng-Shuen Chen, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

DET'09 Program Co-Chairs

Paolo Maresca, University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Qun Jin, Waseda University, Japan

DET'09 Program Committee

Giovanni Adorni University of Genova, Italy
Tim Arndt Cleveland State University, USA
Heng-Shuen Chen National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Yuan-Sun Chu National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Luigi Colazzo University di Trento, Italy
Rita Francese University of Salerno, Italy
Wu He Old Dominion University, USA
Pedro Isaias Open University, Portugal
Qun Jin Waseda University, Japan
Paolo Maresca University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Syed M. Rahman Minnesota State University, USA
Teresa Roselli University of Bari, Italy
Nicoletta Sala University of Italian Switzerland, Switzerland
Giuseppe Scanniello University of Salerno, Italy
Hui-Kai Su Nanhua University, Taiwan
Yu-Huei Su National HsinChu University of Education, Taiwan
Kazuo Yana Hosei University, Japan




VLC'09 Workshop Co-Chairs

Giuseppe Polese, University of Salerno, Italy
Giuliana Vitiello, University of Salerno, Italy

VLC'09 Program Chair

Gem Stapleton, University of Brighton, UK

VLC'09 Program Committee

Dorothea Blostein, Queen's University, Canada
Paolo Buono, University of Bari, Italy
Alfonso F. Cardenas, University of California, USA
Kendra Cooper, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Maria Francesca Costabile, University of Bari, Italy
Gennaro Costagliola, University of Salerno, Italy
Philip Cox, Dalhousie University, Canada
Vincenzo Deufemia, University of Salerno, Italy
Stephan Diehl, University of Trier, Germany
Jing Dong, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Filomena Ferrucci, University of Salerno, Italy
Andrew Fish, University of Brighton, UK
Paul Fishwick, University of Florida, USA
Manuel J. Fonseca, INESC-ID, Portugal
Dorian Gorgan, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Corin Gurr, University of Reading, UK
Tracy Hammond, Texas A&M University, USA
Maolin Huang, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Erland Jungert, Linkoping University, Sweden
Lars Knipping, Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany
Hideki Koike, University of Electro-Communications Tokyo, Japan
Jun Kong, North Dokota State University, USA
Zenon Kulpa, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Poland
Robert Laurini, University of Lyon, France
Benjamin Lok, University of Florida, USA
Kim Marriott, Monash University, Australia
Rym Mili, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Piero Mussio, University of Milan, Italy
Luca Paolino, University of Salerno, Italy
Joseph J. Pfeiffer, New Mexico State University, USA
Beryl Plimmer, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Giuseppe Polese, University of Salerno, Italy
Steven P. Reiss, Brown University, USA
Gem Stapleton, University of Brighton, UK
David Stotts, University of North Carolina, USA
Nik Swoboda, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Athanasios Vasilakos, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
Giuliana Vitiello, University of Salerno, Italy
Kang Zhang, University of Texas at Dallas, USA




Local Arrangements

Judy Pan, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA
Gabriel Smith, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA
Jessica Braunstein, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA
Grace Lisboa, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA
David Huang, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA
Dennis Chi, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA
Daniel Li, Knowledge Systems Institute, USA