Track 2

Track 2: Cloud, Parallel, Distributed and High Performance Computing

Track 2 Chairs

• Abdelmounaam Rezgui: New Mexico Tech, USA
• Khouloud Boukadi: University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Riadh Ben Halima : University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Rafik Braham : University of Sousse, Tunisia

Cloud and Distributed Computing track is a forum for both researchers and industry practitioners to exchange the latest fundamental advances in the state of the art and practice of cloud computing, identify emerging research topics, and define the future of cloud and distributed computing.
Original contributions to the theory, design, analysis, implementation, or application in the field, or a survey of the state of the art contributions are solicited. All submissions will be reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, importance, and clarity.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to the following areas:
Cloud Computing Architectures and Cloud Solution Design Patterns
Infrastructure, Platform, Application, Business, Social, and Mobile Clouds
Cloud Interoperability and Integration
Cloud Programming Models
Cloud Query Processing
Cloud Infrastructures
Large Scale Cloud Applications
Storage, Data, and Analytics in the Clouds
Self-service Cloud Portal, Dashboard, and Analytics
Security, Privacy, and Compliance Management for Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds
Cloud Quality Management and Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cloud Configuration, Performance, and Capacity Management
Cloud Migration
Cloud Composition, Federation, Bridging, and Bursting
Cloud Resource Virtualization and Composition
Cloud Provisioning Orchestration
High Performance Cloud Computing
Cloud Programming Models and Paradigms
Autonomic Business Process and Workflow Management in Clouds
Cloud Developments
Green Cloud Computing
Innovative Cloud Applications and Experiences
Economic, Business and ROI Models for Cloud Computing

Track PC
• Mustafa Rafique, IBM Research, Ireland
• Sherif Sakr, University of New South Wales, Australia
• Genoveva Vargas Solar, CNRS, France
• Muhammad Younas, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK
• Walid Gaaloul, Télécom SudParis, France
• Hanene Ben Abdallah, King abdelaziz university, KSA
• Daniel O'Leary, University of Southern California, United States
• Gustavo Rossi, University of La Plata, Argentina
• Moussa Ayyash, Chicago State University, USA
• Saoussen Cheikhrouhou, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Karim Guennoun, EHTP-Casablanca
• Rima Grati, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Said Tazi, LAAS-CNRS, France
• Mohamed Sellami, ISEP-PARIS, France
• Vladimir Stantchev, SRH University Berlin
• Heinzl Steffen, University of Applied Sciences Würzburg
• Abdelhedi Fatma, TRIMANE, CBI² Laboratory, Paris
• Anis Charfi, Carnegie Mellon University
• Sami Bhiri, ISIMM - University of Monastir
• Ouajdi Korbaa, ISITCom, University of Sousse
• Marcin Korytkowski, Czestochowa University of Technology
• Zakaria Maamar  Zayed University, UAE
• Yacine Atif, Skövde University
• Jing Selena He,  Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw
• Laurence T.  Yang,  St Francis Xavier University, Canada
• Hussain Kettani, Fort Hays State University, USA
• Boualem  Benatallah, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia
• Rob Gillen, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
• Emna Feki, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Yutao Ma, Wuhan University , Wuhan, China
• Jorge Bernal Bernabe, Faculty of Computer Science, University of Murcia
• Afef Jemal, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Chi-Yin Chow, City University of Hong Kong
• Schahram Dustdar, Austria
• Alexander Lazovik,
• Pierluigi  PLEBANI, Politecnico di Milano
• Fionn Murtagh, University of Derby, UK
• Zaheer Khan, University of the West of England
• KaLok  Man, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
• Marco Aiello, Johann Bernoulli Institute, Netherland
• Mustapha Zbakh, Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco