Abdelmadjid Bouabdallah, University of Paris-Sud 11, France
Biography. Prof. Abdelmadjid Bouabdallah received the Engineering degree from USTHB-Algeria, Master degree in 1988 and Ph.D. from university of Paris-sud Orsay (France) in 1991. From 1992 to 1996, he was Assistant Professor at university of Evry-Val-d’Essonne (France) and since 1996 he is Professor at University of Technology of Compiegne (UTC) where he is leading the Networking & Security research group and the Interaction & Cooperation research of the Excellence Research Center LABEX MS2T. His research Interest includes Internet QoS, security, unicast/multicast communication, Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor Networks, and fault tolerance in wired/wireless networks. He conducted several large scale research projects founded by well known companies (Motorola Labs., Orange Labs., CEA, etc) as well as academy (ANR-RNRT, CNRS, ANR-Carnot). More information is available on his homepage and his DBLP page.
Gregorio Diaz-Descalzo, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Biography. Dr. Gregorio Diaz is an associate Professor in Computer Science at the University of Castilla-La Mancha since 2009 obtaining the tenure distinction in 2011. He obtained his PhD degree in 2006 and was an assistant professor for several years in the same university. His research goals are aimed to make software more reliable, more secure, and easier to design. His primary technical interests include software engineering and related areas, including contract specification and conformance, program monitoring, testing, and verification. His research combines strong theoretical foundations with realistic experimentation in the area of web services in service oriented architectures and cloud computing. More information is available on his Google scholar page and his DBLP page.