DMSS 2014 - Program

Monday, 23rd June
9:30 - 10:30 Session 1 - Distributed Mobile Processing
Welcome and Opening
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 Session 2 - Resource Management and Optimization
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:30 - 15:30 Session 3 - Mobile Cloud Middleware
15:45 - 17:00 Session 4 - Panel & Conclusion
Panel Discussion: The Future of Ubiquitous Mobile Cloud
DMSS concluding remarks

Session 1Distributed Mobile Processing^
Mobile Cloud Services: Opportunities and Challenges
Khalid Elgazar (Queen’s University, Canada)
MC-SkyNet: Mobile-Cloud Dynamic Partitioning for Mobile Cloud Applications
Navid Bayat (Western, Canada), Hanan Lutfiyya (Western, Canada)
Session 2Resource Management and Optimization^
Symbiosis: Sharing mobile resources for stream processing
Jefferson Morales (University of Santiago, Chile), Erika Rosas Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Chile), Nicolas Hidalgo (University of Santiago, Chile)
Distributed Cooperative Q-Learning for Mobility- Sensitive Handover Optimization in LTE SON
Stephen Mwanje (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany), Andreas Mitschele-Thiel (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany)
Near-clouds: Bringing Public Clouds to Users’ Doorsteps
Rizwan Mian (Queen’s, Canada), Khalid Elgazzar (Queen’s, Canada), Shady S. Khalifa (Queen’s, Canada), Patrick Martin (Queen’s, Canada), Gabriel M. Silberman (CA, Canada)
Session 3Mobile Cloud Middleware^
GP-m: Mobile Middleware Infrastructure for Ambient Assisted Living
Filippo Palumbo (University of Pisa., Italy), Davide La Rosa (National Research Council, Italy), Stefano Chessa (University of Pisa., Italy)
Cloud-centric Sensor Networks - Deflating the hype
Sharief M.A. Oteafy (Queen’s University, Canada); Hossam S. Hassanein (Queen’s University, Canada)