Symposium of Rachid Guerraoui at Collège de France
On April 12th 2019, Rachid Guerraoui, Chair in Informatics and Computational Sciences for the year 2018–2019 at Collège de France for distributed computing, will organize his international symposium on Taking Stock of Distributed Computing .
- Date : 12/04/2019
- Place : Amphithéâtre Maurice Halbwachs, Collège de France
- Organiser(s) : Collège de France
Rachid Guerraoui, professor at the School of Computer and Communication Sciences at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), known for his contributions in the fields of concurrent and distributed computing. He is an ACM Fellow and the Chair in Informatics and Computational Sciences for the year 2018–2019 at Collège de France for distributed computing.
His symposium, entitled Taking Stock of Distributed Computing , will take place on April 12, 2019 in the Maurice Halbwachs Amphitheatre of the Collège de France.
9h : High throughput connectomics by N. SHAVIT (MIT & Tel Aviv University)
Challenges in population protocols by J. BURMAN, université Paris-Sud
There is life in 1-consensus by Y. AFEK, Tel Aviv University
11h : Living without consensus by M. SHAPIRO, université de la Sorbonne & INRIA
Byzantine agreement, an old problem in a new world by V. KING, University of Victoria, BC, Canada
Are blockchains a challenge for distributed computing ? by M. BOTOP-BUTUCARU, université de la Sorbonne
14h : Deus ex machina: A deus-object: approving genuine imitation of itself by E. GAFNI, UCLA
25 years of topological perspective on distributed computing by S. RAJSBAUM, University of Mexico
Systematic design of adequately consistent distributed systems? by A. BOUAJJANI, université Paris-Diderot
16h : Distributed network computing by P. FRAIGNAUD, université Paris-Diderot & CNRS
New models for distributed computing by G. TAUBENFELD, Interdisciplinary Center
Thoughts on Informatics and Distributed Computing by M. RAYNAL, IRISIA & HK PolyU