CONFERENCE CHAIR

Guido Wirtz, Bamberg University, Germany

HONORARY CONFERENCE CHAIR

Guenther Ruhe, University of Calgary, Canada

PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR

Jerry Gao, San Jose State University, USA

PROGRAM COMMITTEE CO-CHAIRS

Marek Reformat, University of Alberta, Canada
S. Masoud Sadjadi, Florida International University, USA
Du Zhang, California State University Sacramento, USA

STEERING COMMITTEE CHAIR

Shi-Kuo Chang, University of Pittsburgh, USA

STEERING COMMITTEE

Vic Basili, University of Maryland, USA
Bruce Buchanan, University of Pittsburgh, USA
C. V. Ramamoorthy, University of California, Berkeley, USA

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Daniel Cooke, Texas Tech University, USA
Natalia Juristo, Madrid Technological University, Spain
Taghi Khoshgoftaar, Florida Atlantic University, USA
Guenther Ruhe, University of Calgary, Canada

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Alain Abran, Ecole de technologie superieure - Universite du Quebec, Canada
Silvia Teresita Acuna, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
Taiseera Albalushi, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
Edward Allen, Mississippi State University, United States
Doo-hwan Bae, KAIST, South Korea
Ebrahim Bagheri, National Research Council Canada, Canada
Rami Bahsoon, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Xiaoying Bai, Tsinghua University, China
Maria Teresa Baldassarre, UNIVERSITY OF BARI, Italy
Purushotham Bangalore, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States
Fevzi Belli, Univ. Paderborn, Germany
Nicolas Belloir, University of Pau, France
Alessandro Bianchi, Department of Informatics - University of Bari, Italy
James Bieman, Colorado State University, United States
Jean-michel Bruel Bruel, IRIT / Universite de Toulouse, France
Barrett Bryant, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States
Kai-yuan Cai, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
Danilo Caivano, Department of Informatics - University of Bari, Italy
Gerardo Canfora, Universita del Sannio, Italy
Giovanni Cantone, University of Roma Tor Vergata - DISP, Italy
Jeffrey Carver, University of Alabama, United States
Jaelson Castro, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco - UFPE, Brazil
Christine Chan, University of Regina, Canada
Keith Chan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Kuang-nan Chang, Eastern Kentucky University, United States
Ned Chapin, InfoSci Inc., United States
Shu-ching Chen, Florida International University, United States
Zhenyu Chen, Software Institute, Nanjing University, China
Yung-pin Cheng, Dept. of CS, National Taiwan Normal Univ., Taiwan
Yoonsik Cheon, University of Texas at El Paso, United States
Peter Clarke, Florida International University, United States
Nelly Condori-fernandez, Valencia University of Valencia, Spain
Panos Constantopoulos, Athens University of Economics & Business, Greece
Daniel Cooke, Texas Tech University, United States
Kendra Cooper, UT-Dallas, United States
Maria Francesca Costabile, University of Bari, Italy
Karl Cox, University of Brighton, United Kingdom
Jose Luis Cuadrado, University of Alcala, Spain
Juan J. Cuadrado-gallego, University of Alcala, Spain
Alfredo Cuzzocrea, ICAR-CNR and University of Calabria, Italy
Jose Luis De La Vara, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Deepak Dhungana, Lero, The Irish Software Engineering Research Centre., Ireland
Massimiliano Di Penta, University of Sannio, Italy
Scott Dick, University of Alberta, Canada
Teresa Diez, University of Alcala, Spain
Maria Dominguez, University of Alcala, Spain
Jin Song Dong, NUS, Singapore
Jing Dong, University of Texas at Dallas, United States
Dirk Draheim, University of Innsbruck, Austria
Philippe Dugerdil, HEG - Univ. of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
Schahram Dustdar, TU Vienna, Austria
Christof Ebert, Vector Consulting Services, Germany
Raimund Ege, NIU, United States
Magdalini Eirinaki, Computer Engineering Dept, San Jose State University, United States
Faezeh Ensan, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Onyeka Ezenwoye, South Dakota State University, United States
Davide Falessi, University of Rome, TorVergata, Italy
Behrouz Far, University of Calgary, Canada
Robert Feldt, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Eduardo B. Fernandez, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Marian Fernandez De Sevilla, University of Alcala, Spain
Renata Fortes, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Jerry Gao, San Jose State University, United States
Kehan Gao, Eastern Connecticut State University, United States
Alessandro Garcia, PUC-Rio, United States
Felix Garcia, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Ignacio Garcia Rodriguez De Guzman, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Raul Garcia-castro, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Holger Giese, Hasso Plattner Institute at the University of Potsdam, Germany
Itana Gimenes, Universidade Estadual de Maringá, Brazil
Swapna Gokhale, Univ. of Connecticut, United States
Wolfgang Golubski, Zwickau University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Jeff Gray, University of Alabama, United States
Des Greer, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom
Eric Gregoire, Universite d'Artois, France
Christiane Gresse Von Wangenheim, UFSC - Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Xudong He, Florida International University, United States
Miguel Herranz, University of Alcala, Spain
Mong Fong Horng, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan
Shihong Huang, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Hoh Peter In, Korea University, South Korea
Clinton Jeffery, University of Idaho, United States
Jason Jung, Yeungnam University, South Korea
Natalia Juristo, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Taghi Khoshgoftaar, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Sascha Konrad, Siemens Corporate Research, United States
Gunes Koru, UMBC, United States
Nicholas Kraft, The University of Alabama, United States
Dhananjay Kulkarni, Boston University, United States
Vinay Kulkarni, Tata Consultancy Services, India
Gihwon Kwon, Kyonggi University, South Korea
Mark Last, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
Konstantin Laufer, Loyola University Chicago, United States
Jeff Lei, University of Texas at Arlington, United States
Bixin Li, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Southeast University, China
Ming Li, Nanjing University, China
Tao Li, Florida International University, United States
Chien-hung Liu, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Shih-hsi Liu, California State University, Fresno, United States
Xiaodong Liu, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom
Yan Liu, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, United States
Yi Liu, GCSU, United States
Hakim Lounis, UQAM, Canada
Joan Lu, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Heiko Ludwig, IBM Research, United States
Jose Carlos Maldonado, ICMC-USP, Brazil
Antonio Mana, University of Malaga, Spain
Miriam Martinez, University of Alcala, Spain
Hong Mei, Peking University, China
Hsing Mei, Fu Jen Catholic Unicersity, Taiwan
Emilia Mendes, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Ali Mili, NJIT, United States
Ana M. Moreno, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Henry Muccini, University of L'Aquila, Italy
Enriqueta Muel, Universidad de Alcalá, Spain
Martin Neil, Queen Mary, University of London, United Kingdom
Kia Ng, ICSRiM - University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Ngoc Thanh Nguyen, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
Allen Nikora, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, United States
Mehmet Orgun, Macquarie University, Australia
Eric Pardede, La Trobe University, Australia
Witold Pedrycz Pedrycz, University of Alberta, Canada
Jun Peng, Chongqing University of Science and Technology, China
Antonio Piccinno, University of Bari, Italy
Alfonso Pierantonio, University of L'Aquila, Italy
Rick Rabiser, Johannes Kepler University, Austria
Damith C. Rajapakse, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Rajeev Raje, IUPUI, United States
Jose Angel Ramos, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Marek Reformat, University of Alberta, Canada
Robert Reynolds, Wayne State University, United States
Daniel Rodriguez, The university of Alcala, Spain
Guenther Ruhe, U of Calgary, Canada
Samira Sadaoui, University of Regina, Canada
Masoud Sadjadi, Florida International University, United States
Ramon Sagarna, The University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salvatore Alessandro Sarcia, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy
Kamran Sartipi, McMaster University, Canada
Douglas Schmidt, Vanderbilt University ISIS, United States
Andreas Schoenberger, Distributed and Mobile Systems Group, University of Bamberg, Germany
Naeem (jim) Seliya, University of Michigan - Dearborn, United States
Tony Shan, Keane Inc, United States
Rajan Shankaran, Macquarie University, Australia
Yi-dong Shen, Institute of software/Chinese academy of sciences, China
Michael Shin, Computer Science/Texas Tech University, United States
George Spanoudakis, City University, United Kingdom
Xiao Su, San Jose State University, United States
Rajesh Subramanyan, Siemens Corporate Research, United States
Jeff Tian, Southern Methodist University, United States
Genny Tortora, University of Salerno, Italy
Mark Trakhtenbrot, Holon Institute of Technology, Israel
Peter Troger, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
T.h. Tse, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Michael Vanhilst, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Sira Vegas, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Silvia Vergilio, Federal University of Parana (UFPR), Brazil
Arndt Von Staa, PUC-Rio, Brazil
Huanjing Wang, Western Kentucky University, United States
Qianxiang Wang, Peking University, China
Hironori Washizaki, Waseda University, Japan
Victor Winter, University of Nebraska at Omaha, United States
Guido Wirtz, Distributed Systems Group, Bamberg University, Germany
Eric Wong, University of Texas at Dallas, United States
Franz Wotawa, TU Graz, Austria
Hui Wu, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States
Haiping Xu, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, United States
Chi-lu Yang, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd., Taiwan
Hongji Yang, De Montfort University, United Kingdom
Huiqun Yu, East China University of Science and Technology, China
Cui Zhang, California State University Sacramento, United States
Du Zhang, California State University, United States
Jing Zhang, Motorola Inc., United States
Min-ling Zhang, College of Computer and Information Engineering, Hohai University, China
Zhenyu Zhang, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Zhinan Zhou, Samsung Telecommunications America, United States
Hong Zhu, Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
Xingquan Zhu, Florida Atlantic University, United States
Eugenio Zimeo, University of Sannio, Italy
Andrea Zisman, City University London, United Kingdom

PUBLICITY CO-CHAIRS

Xiaoying Bai, Tsinghua University, China
Shihong Huang, Florida Atlantic University, USA

ASIA LIAISON

Hironori Washizaki, Waseda University, Japan

SOUTH AMERICA LIAISON

Jose Carlos Maldonado, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

INDUSTRY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Terry Potter, USA
A. J. Rhem, USA
Ajay Sharma, USA
Maria Trujillo, USA
Kirti Vaidya, USA