SIGOPS ANNOUNCE monthly posting (10/05/2011)


CONTENTS

  1. Announcements:
    WSPCC2011-09-20http://www.imsaa.org/index.html
    MULTIPROG 20122011-10-03http://multiprog.ac.upc.edu
    ICONS 20122011-10-05http://www.iaria.org/conferences2012/ICONS12.html
    EDCC 20122011-10-07http://edcc.dependability.org/
    * CAOS'122011-10-07http://projects.csail.mit.edu/caos/
    WPES 20112011-10-17http://wpes11.rutgers.edu/
    MoViD 20122011-10-20http://www.eecs.ucf.edu/movid
    VEE'122011-11-02http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~smh22/vee_2012/
    * Sigmetrics '122011-11-04http://www.sigmetrics.org/sigmetrics2012/
    * IISWC 2011 Call for Participation2011-11-06http://www.iiswc.org/iiswc2011/
    OMG RTWS 20122011-11-14http://www.omg.org/news/meetings/realtime2012/index.htm
    * WoWMoM 20122011-12-02http://wowmom2012.it.uc3m.es/
    * NVMW 20122011-12-09http://nvmw.ucsd.edu/2012/
    * MobiSys 20122011-12-09http://www.sigmobile.org/mobisys/2012/
    SEC 20122012-01-10http://www.sec2012.org
    * ICDIWC20122012-01-10http://sdiwc.net/icdiwc2012/
    * HPDC 20122012-01-16http://www.hpdc.org/2012
    * USENIX HotPar2012-01-24http://www.usenix.org/events/hotpar12/
    * IWQoS 20122012-02-08http://www.ieee-iwqos.org/
    * DICTAP20122012-02-10http://www.sdiwc.net/thi/
    EuroSys 20122012-10-14http://eurosys2012.unibe.ch/

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WSPCC

Title:Workshop on Cloud Computing (WSPCC), IMSAA-2011 Conference
Abstract Deadline:2011-09-20
Submission Deadline:2011-11-10
Webpage:http://www.imsaa.org/index.html
Dates:Dec 12-14 2011
Location:BANGALORE, INDIA
Contact Email:ashokbhattacharya@ieee.org
Synopsis:
Papers are invited for a Cloud Computing Workshop under the IMSAA-2011 Conference (http://www.imsaa.org/index.html), on topics relating to application of Cloud Computing in Internet Multimedia Systems and the related opportunities and challenges. The workshop will have four Tracks: * Business Value of Cloud: * Cloud Architectures & Platforms: * Cloud Security, Operations and Management: * Cloud Standards and Best Practices:

MULTIPROG 2012

Title:Fifth Workshop on Programmability Issues for Heterogeneous Multicores
Abstract Deadline:2011-10-03
Submission Deadline:2011-10-08
Webpage:http://multiprog.ac.upc.edu
Dates:January 23-25, 2012
Location:Paris, France
Contact Email:osman.unsal@bsc.es
Synopsis:
The fifth edition of the MULTIPROG workshop aims to bring together, and cause fruitful interaction between, researchers interested in programming models and their implementation and in computer architecture, with special emphases on heterogeneous architectures. A wide spectrum of issues are central themes for this workshop such as what the future programming models should look like to accelerate software productivity, how compilers, run-times and architectures should support these new programming models, innovative algorithm and data structure development, and heterogeneous embedded, accelerated systems.

ICONS 2012

Title:The Seventh International Conference on Systems (ICONS 2012)
Submission Deadline:2011-10-05
Webpage:http://www.iaria.org/conferences2012/ICONS12.html
Dates:February 29 - March 5, 2012
Location:Reunion Island
Contact Email:cris.pascual.gonzalez@gmail.com
Synopsis:
CALL FOR PAPERS, TUTORIALS, PANELS ICONS 2012: The Seventh International Conference on Systems February 29 - March 5, 2012 - Reunion Island General page: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2012/ICONS12.html Call for Papers: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2012/CfPICONS12.html Submission page: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2012/SubmitICONS12.html Submission deadline: October 5, 2011 Sponsored by IARIA, www.iaria.org Extended versions of selected papers will be published in IARIA Journals: http://www.iariajournals.org Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference or journal in the following, but not limited to, topic areas. ICONS 2012 Topics: Systems' Theory and Practice Systems engineering System Instrumentation Embedded systems and systems-on-the-chip Target-oriented systems Specialized systems Validation systems Security and protection systems Advanced systems Safety in industrial systems Complex systems Committee: http://www.iaria.org/conferences2012/ComICONS12.html

EDCC 2012

Title:9th European Dependable Computing Conference (EDCC 2012)
Submission Deadline:2011-10-07
Webpage:http://edcc.dependability.org/
Dates:May 8-11, 2012
Location:Sibiu, Romania
Contact Email:miguel.p.correia@ist.utl.pt
Synopsis:
EDCC is the leading European conference for presenting and discussing the latest research in dependable computing. As in previous years, its ninth edition aims at providing a European-hosted venue for researchers and practitioners from all over the world to present and discuss their latest research results on dependability, security, fault-tolerance, and testing. Original papers are solicited on theory, techniques, systems, and tools for the design, validation, operation and evaluation of dependable and secure computing systems, covering any fault model, from traditional hardware and software faults to accidental and malicious human interactions.

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CAOS'12

Title:Third Workshop on Computer Architecture and Operating System Co-design
Abstract Deadline:2011-10-07
Submission Deadline:2011-10-14
Webpage:http://projects.csail.mit.edu/caos/
Dates:Jan 23-25th, 2012
Location:Paris, France
Contact Email:roberto.gioiosa@bsc.es
Synopsis:
Extracting high performance from modern multicore systems has become a complex task. Neither hardware nor software alone can achieve the desired performance and be compliant with the new constraints. One approach to tackle these new challenges comes from hardware-software co-design. Topics of interest: Architectural and OS support for Scheduling applications on emerging multicore systems Power/thermal management Reliability Benchmarking Virtualization Heterogeneity Papers addressing cross-cutting issues and providing thought-provoking insights into the main themes are encouraged. Selected best papers will be considered for publication in IEEE-CAL.

WPES 2011

Title:Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2011)
Submission Deadline:2011-10-17
Webpage:http://wpes11.rutgers.edu/
Dates:October, 17, 2011
Location:Chicago, IL, USA
Contact Email:jsvaidya@business.rutgers.edu
Synopsis:
The need for privacy-aware policies, regulations, and techniques has been widely recognized. This workshop discusses the problems of privacy in the global interconnected societies and possible solutions. The 2011 Workshop, held in conjunction with the ACM CCS conference, is the tenth in a yearly forum for papers on all the different aspects of privacy in today's electronic society. IMPORTANT DATES Deadline for submission of all papers: July 2, 2011 Acceptance notification: August 10, 2011 Final papers due: August 25, 2011

MoViD 2012

Title:Workshop on Mobile Video
Submission Deadline:2011-10-20
Webpage:http://www.eecs.ucf.edu/movid
Dates:January, 24, 2012
Location:Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Contact Email:paalh@ifi.uio.no
Synopsis:
CfP: 4th Workshop on Mobile Video (MoViD) The focus of the MoViD workshop is to present and discuss recent advances in the broad area of mobile video services. The workshop will have the goal of understanding the research and deployment challenges in building the Next Generation Mobile Video services. The workshop will provide an interesting venue to discuss widely varying beliefs and understanding being formed among the academic and industrial communities in terms of how next generation mobile video services should be delivered to end-users. For more information, see http://eecs.ucf.edu/movid/

VEE'12

Title:2012 ACM SIGPLAN/SIGOPS International Conference on Virtual Execution Environments
Submission Deadline:2011-11-02
Webpage:http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~smh22/vee_2012/
Dates:March, 3-4, 2012
Location:London, UK
Contact Email:dilmasilva@us.ibm.com
Synopsis:
VEE brings together researchers across the many applications of virtualization in today's systems. We invite original papers on topics relating to virtualization -- especially those that will have broad appeal across the layers: from hardware, to OS system calls, to high-level language run times, to cloud management stacks.

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Sigmetrics '12

Title:ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance 2012 Joint International Conference on Measurement and Modeling of Computer Systems
Abstract Deadline:2011-11-04
Submission Deadline:2011-11-11
Webpage:http://www.sigmetrics.org/sigmetrics2012/
Dates:June 11-15, 2012
Location:London, United Kingdom
Contact Email:pgh@doc.ic.ac.uk
Synopsis:
The 12th joint ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance conference solicits papers on the development and application of state-of-the-art, broadly applicable analytic, simulation and measurement-based performance evaluation techniques. Of particular interest is work that presents new performance evaluation methods or that creatively applies previously developed methods to make predictions about, or gain insights into key design trade-offs in, computer and networked systems. The notion of performance is broadly construed - including considerations of speed and scalability, reliability, availability, sustainability and manageability of systems. We encourage both theoretical contributions and submissions relating to real world empirical studies or focusing on implementation and experimental issues.

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IISWC 2011 Call for Participation

Title:2011 IEEE International Symposium on Workload Characterization
Submission Deadline:2011-11-06
Webpage:http://www.iiswc.org/iiswc2011/
Dates:November 6-8, 2011
Location:Austin, TX, USA
Contact Email:ipek@cs.rochester.edu
Synopsis:
This symposium is dedicated to the understanding and characterization of workloads that run on all types of computing systems.

OMG RTWS 2012

Title:Workshop on Real-time, Embedded and Enterprise-Scale Time-Critical Systems
Abstract Deadline:2011-11-14
Submission Deadline:2012-04-02
Webpage:http://www.omg.org/news/meetings/realtime2012/index.htm
Dates:April, 17-19, 2012
Location:Paris, France
Contact Email:andrew@omg.org
Synopsis:
The goal of this workshop is to identify the state of the art and disseminate current best practice in real-time systems of all types and scales (from small-scale embedded applications to the largest enterprise-scale distributed systems) for the benefit of standards users, researchers and implementers.

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WoWMoM 2012

Title:International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks
Submission Deadline:2011-12-02
Webpage:http://wowmom2012.it.uc3m.es/
Dates:JUNE, 25-28, 2012
Location:San Fransisco, CA, USA
Contact Email:paalh@ifi.uio.no
Synopsis:
WoWMoM 2012 Thirteenth International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks http://wowmom2012.it.uc3m.es/ June 25-28, 2012 San Francisco, California, USA The evolution of wireless networking technologies offer opportunities for distributing multimedia contents over wireless networks, enabling dissemination of contents to mobile users and sharing user-generated contents between them. Users will be able to retrieve, publish, and manage information, communicate with others and so on. Papers that present original work are solicited. Practical experiences and experimental efforts from both industry and academy, duly documenting the lessons learned from test-beds, field-trials, or real deployments, are also welcome.

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NVMW 2012

Title:3rd Non-Volatile Memories Workshop
Submission Deadline:2011-12-09
Webpage:http://nvmw.ucsd.edu/2012/
Dates:March, 4-6, 2012
Location:La Jolla, CA, USA
Contact Email:swanson@cs.ucsd.edu
Synopsis:
The 3nd Annual Non-Volatile Memories Workshop (NVMW 2012) provides a unique showcase for outstanding research on solid state, non-volatile memories. It features a "vertically integrated" program that includes presentations on devices, data encoding, systems architecture, and applications related to these exciting new data storage technologies. Last year's workshop (NVMW 2011) included 32 speakers from top universities, industrial research labs, and device manufacturers and attracted 230 attendees. NVMW 2012 will build on this success. The call for presentations can be found at http://nvmw.ucsd.edu/2012/call-for-presentations.

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MobiSys 2012

Title: The 10th Annual International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services
Abstract Deadline:2011-12-09
Submission Deadline:2011-12-16
Webpage:http://www.sigmobile.org/mobisys/2012/
Dates:June, 26th - 29th, 2012
Location:Low Wood Bay, The Lake District, UK
Contact Email:christos.efstratiou@cl.cam.ac.uk
Synopsis:
MobiSys 2012 will continue the tradition of publishing top-notch research papers dealing with all aspects of mobile systems. MobiSys seeks original papers that take a broad systems perspective rather than focus narrowly on low-level components. The conference values results and insights obtained from working implementations more highly than those obtained solely from simulations.

SEC 2012

Title:27th IFIP International Information Security and Privacy Conference
Submission Deadline:2012-01-10
Webpage:http://www.sec2012.org
Dates:June 4-6, 2012
Location:Creta Maris Hotel, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Contact Email:info@sec2012.org
Synopsis:
Papers offering novel research contributions in any aspect of computer security are solicited for submission to the 27th IFIP International Information Security and Privacy Conference. The focus is on original, high quality, unpublished research and implementation experiences. Submitted papers must not substantially overlap with papers that have been published or that are simultaneously submitted to a journal or a conference with proceedings. We encourage submissions of papers discussing industrial research and development.

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ICDIWC2012

Title:The International Conference on Digital Information and Wireless Communications (ICDIWC2012)
Submission Deadline:2012-01-10
Webpage:http://sdiwc.net/icdiwc2012/
Dates:March, 8-10, 2012
Location:Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, India
Contact Email:cd@sdiwc.net
Synopsis:
The proposed conference will be held at Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, India, From March 8-10, 2012 which aims to enable researchers to build connections between different digital applications. The conference welcomes papers on the following (but not limited to) research topics: - Network Security - Internet Modeling - Assurance of Service - Information Ethics - Web Services Security - Multimedia Computing - Software Engineering - Biometrics Technologies - Wireless Communications - Mobile Social Networks - Data Compression - E-Technology - E-Government - E-Learning - Anti-cyberterrorism

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HPDC 2012

Title:21st Int'l ACM Symp. on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing
Abstract Deadline:2012-01-16
Submission Deadline:2012-01-23
Webpage:http://www.hpdc.org/2012
Dates:June, 18-22, 2012
Location:Delft, the Netherlands
Contact Email:d.h.j.epema@tudelft.nl
Synopsis:
HPDC is the premier annual conference on the design, the implementation, the evaluation, and the use of parallel and distributed systems for high-end computing. Submissions are welcomed on all forms of high-performance parallel and distributed computing, including but not limited to clusters, clouds, grids, utility computing, data-intensive computing, and massively multicore systems. Submissions that explore solutions to estimate and reduce the energy footprint of such systems are particularly encouraged.

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USENIX HotPar

Title:USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Parallelism
Abstract Deadline:2012-01-24
Submission Deadline:2012-01-31
Webpage:http://www.usenix.org/events/hotpar12/
Dates:June 7-8, 2012
Location:Berkeley, CA
Contact Email:hotpar12chairs@usenix.org
Synopsis:
The 4th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Parallelism (HotPar '12) will bring together researchers and practitioners doing innovative work in the area of parallel computing. Multicore and multithreaded processors are pervasive, and core counts are increasing. Navigating this change will require new parallel programming paradigms, new methods of application design, new structures for system software, and new models of interaction among applications, compilers, operating systems, and hardware.

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IWQoS 2012

Title:20th IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2012)
Submission Deadline:2012-02-08
Webpage:http://www.ieee-iwqos.org/
Dates:June, 4-5, 2012
Location:Coimbra, Portugal
Contact Email:iwqos_12-chairs@edas.info
Synopsis:
Quality of Service (QoS) in communication systems has been a long lasting research focus worldwide. The twenty-year history of IWQoS has established it as a highly reputable forum to present novel ideas on all research subjects related to the topic. The scope of IWQoS 2010 covers both theoretical and experimental research on QoS, QoE, QoP and related issues such as survivability, availability, reliability, security, privacy, pricing, resource provisioning and management, user experience, and system performance guarantees.

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DICTAP2012

Title:2nd International Conference on Digital Information and Communication Technology and its Applications
Submission Deadline:2012-02-10
Webpage:http://www.sdiwc.net/thi/
Dates:May, 16-18, 2012
Location:University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce(UTCC), Bangkok, Thailand
Contact Email:cd@sdiwc.net
Synopsis:
The proposed conference will be held at University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce(UTCC), Bangkok, Thailand during the period of May 16-18, 2012. The DICTAP2012 aims to enable researchers build connections between different digital applications.

EuroSys 2012

Title:12th European Conference on Computer Systems
Abstract Deadline:2012-10-14
Submission Deadline:2012-10-20
Webpage:http://eurosys2012.unibe.ch/
Dates:April, 10-13, 2012
Location:Bern, Switzerland
Contact Email:eurosys2012-chairs@cs.vu.nl
Synopsis:
EuroSys'12, the European Conference on Computer Systems, seeks papers on all aspects of computer systems, especially ones that bridge traditionally disjoint areas. All areas of operating systems and distributed systems are of interest. In addition to papers that report on the design, implementation, evaluation and deployment of systems or research work, we also actively encourage papers about new ideas, or experiences with ideas or systems. Appropriate standards will be applied to papers in different categories: for experiences papers, evaluation and lessons learned will be more important than novelty.

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