[PlanetKR] POLICY 2011 Call for Participation

Wishart, Ryan r.wishart at imperial.ac.uk
Mon May 9 20:50:44 EST 2011

[Apologies for multiple postings]


    IEEE International Symposium on Policies for 
    Distributed Systems and Networks (POLICY 2011)

		6-8 June 2011
		  Pisa, Italy



Registration Site is now open. Early registration is until May 15th, 2011.


Some student grants are now available for PhD students and Master students. 
For information, please contact the the General Chairs. 


The symposium brings together researchers and
practitioners working on policy-based systems
across a wide range of application domains
including policy-based networking, privacy, trust
and security management, autonomic computing,
pervasive systems and enterprise systems. POLICY
2011 is the 12th in a series of successful events,
which have provided a forum for discussion and
collaboration between researchers, developers and
users of policy-based systems. In addition to the
areas mentioned above, we specifically encourage
this year contributions on policy-based techniques
in support of Cloud computing and Enterprise
Service Oriented applications as well as the use
of reasoning, verification and learning techniques
in policy-based systems.


International Workshop on Policies for Future Internet, 
June 9th 2011, National Research Council, Pisa.


* Pierangela Samarati, Dipartimento di Tecnologie dell'Informazione, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy: "Policy Specification and Enforcement in Emerging Scenarios"
* Jeffrey Kephart, Thomas J. Watson Research Center, USA: "The Utility of Utility: Policies for Self-Managing Systems"
* Alexander Pretschner, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany: "Data-Centric Usage Control Enforcement"


  The program includes a panel session entitle "The Policy Decade - has it delivered?". The panel members 
  are Fabio Massacci, Arosha Bandara, Jeffrey Kephart and Morris Sloman who will also chair it. 


The programme includes 14 full papers and 14 short papers covering a range of topics that include Policy Languages, Policy Applications, Policy Analysis and Verifications, Security Management, Systems and Tools. The programme also includes an afternoon posters/demo session with 9 demos. The full programme can be seen @ http://ieee-policy.org/program.html. 


Early-bird Registration Deadline: 15 May 2011.
Symposium Dates: 6-8 June 2011. 


The symposium will be held in Pisa, at the Hotel Santa Croce in Fossabanda. Further information on the venue and accommodation options can be found @ http://ieee-policy.org/location.html


* IEEE Computer Society
* IEEE Communications Society
* CNR Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
* IBM Research


General Chair:
Fabio Martinelli, National Research Council (CNR), Pisa, Italy

Program Co-Chairs:
Daniel Olmedilla, Telefonica R&D Spain
Alessandra Russo, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Publicity Chair:
Ryan Wishart, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Local Organising Committee:

Committee Chair
Adriana Lazzaroni, IIT-CNR

Patrizia Andronico, IIT-CNR 
Raffaella Casarosa, IIT-CNR 
Gabriele Costa, IIT-CNR 
Marinella Petrocchi, IIT-CNR 

IEEE International Symposium on Policies for
Distributed Systems and Networks (POLICY 2011)

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