News: Leadership roles

Krishna Gummadi appointed MPI-SWS Director

May 27, 2019

Krishna Gummadi has accepted the position of scientific member of the Max Planck Society and director at the MPI for Software Systems, effective 1 June 2019. Krishna has been a faculty member at the institute since July 2005. 

Krishna's appointment solidifies our institute's foothold in the emerging area of social computing and secures Krishna's leadership and contributions to the institute for the future.

Björn Brandenburg to chair RTAS’19

April 21, 2018

Björn Brandenburg is the program chair of the 25th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'19), to be held as part of CPSWeek 2019 in Montreal, Canada from April 16 to April 18, 2019.

RTAS is a top-tier conference with a focus on systems research related to embedded systems or timing issues. The broad scope of RTAS’19 ranges from traditional hard real-time systems to embedded systems without explicit timing requirements,

Björn Brandenburg is the program chair of the 25th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'19), to be held as part of CPSWeek 2019 in Montreal, Canada from April 16 to April 18, 2019.

RTAS is a top-tier conference with a focus on systems research related to embedded systems or timing issues. The broad scope of RTAS’19 ranges from traditional hard real-time systems to embedded systems without explicit timing requirements, including latency-sensitive systems with informal or soft real-time requirements.

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Björn Brandenburg to chair EMSOFT’18

October 21, 2017

Björn Brandenburg and Sriram Sankaranarayanan (University of Boulder, CO) are co-chairs of the 2018  ACM SIGBED International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT'18), to be held in conjunction with Embedded Systems Week (ESWEEK) from October 1-3 in Turin, Italy.

EMSOFT brings together researchers and developers from academia, industry, and government to advance the science, engineering, and technology of embedded software development. Since 2001, EMSOFT has been the premier venue for cutting-edge research in the design and analysis of software that interacts with physical processes,

Björn Brandenburg and Sriram Sankaranarayanan (University of Boulder, CO) are co-chairs of the 2018  ACM SIGBED International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT'18), to be held in conjunction with Embedded Systems Week (ESWEEK) from October 1-3 in Turin, Italy.

EMSOFT brings together researchers and developers from academia, industry, and government to advance the science, engineering, and technology of embedded software development. Since 2001, EMSOFT has been the premier venue for cutting-edge research in the design and analysis of software that interacts with physical processes, with a long-standing tradition for results on cyber-physical systems, which compose computation, networking, and physical dynamics. See the ESWEEK homepage for further details.

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Björn Brandenburg will chair EMSOFT’17

October 18, 2016

Robert de Simone (INRIA) and Björn Brandenburg are co-chairs of the 2017  ACM SIGBED International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT'17), to be held in conjunction with Embedded Systems Week (ESWEEK) from October 15 until October 20 in Seoul, South Korea.

EMSOFT brings together researchers and developers from academia, industry, and government to advance the science, engineering, and technology of embedded software development. Since 2001, EMSOFT has been the premier venue for cutting-edge research in the design and analysis of software that interacts with physical processes,

Robert de Simone (INRIA) and Björn Brandenburg are co-chairs of the 2017  ACM SIGBED International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT'17), to be held in conjunction with Embedded Systems Week (ESWEEK) from October 15 until October 20 in Seoul, South Korea.

EMSOFT brings together researchers and developers from academia, industry, and government to advance the science, engineering, and technology of embedded software development. Since 2001, EMSOFT has been the premier venue for cutting-edge research in the design and analysis of software that interacts with physical processes, with a long-standing tradition for results on cyber-physical systems, which compose computation, networking, and physical dynamics. See the ESWEEK homepage for further details.

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Rupak Majumdar will chair CAV 2017

October 13, 2016

Rupak Majumdar and Viktor Kuncak (EPFL) are co-chairs of the 29th International Conference on Computer-Aided Verification (CAV 2017), to be held between July 22 and 28, 2017 in Heidelberg, Germany.

CAV 2017 is the 29th in a series dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practice of computer-aided formal analysis and synthesis methods for hardware and software systems. The CAV home page has more information.

Joel Ouaknine will chair LICS 2017

October 13, 2016

Joel Ouaknine is the Program Chair of the Thirty-Second Annual ACM/IEEE Symposium on Logic in Computer Science (LICS), to be held between 20 and 23 June, 2017 in Reykjavik. The LICS Symposium is an annual international forum on theoretical and practical topics in computer science that relate to logic, broadly construed.