Doctoral Symposium

Title Author
Analysing system behaviour by automatic benchmarking of system-level provenance Sheung Chi Chan
BlockML: A Useful Proof of Work System based on Machine Learning tasks Andrea Merlina
Troubleshooting Distributed Data Analytics Systems Aidi Pi
Self-Organizing Middleware for Cyber-Physical Networks Melanie Brinkschulte
A Trustable Platform for Exchange of Resources Across Organizations and their Customers Kushal Soni
Publish-subscribe systems over large dynamic graphs Suhail Kandanur
A Queue-oriented Transaction Processing Paradigm Thamir M. Qadah
Smart Proxying for Microservices Ratnadeep Bhattacharya
Monitoring as a Service for SDN Based Cloud Data Centers Mona Elsaadawy
Evaluation and Management of Hardware Accelerated Deep Learning Algorithms at the Edge Robert Canady
Efficient storage support for unikernels as containers Orestis Lagkas Nikolos
High-Performance Complex Event Processing Framework to Detect Event Patterns over Video Streams Piyush Yadav
Dredging a Data Lake: Decentralized Metadata Extraction Tyler J. Skluzacek
Time Session Location
09:00-10:00 First keynote — The academic perspective by Alysson Bessani (University of Lisbon, Portugal)
The Hills and Thrills of Academic Life
10:00-10:30 Introduction to the doctoral symposium
The chairs and mentors will present the organization and goals of the two training sessions, and each participant will introduce herself or himself to the other participants.
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:30 First interactive session
All participants will have the opportunity to present their research for 20 minutes in front of their poster. Each group of PhD students will be accompanied by a mentor, and all interested attendees are welcome to join, provide feedback and hear about the research goals and achievements.
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00 Second interactive session
Groups from the first session will be shuffled in two larger groups, and participants will present again their research to a larger audience, again accompanied by a mentor and any interested attendee.
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-15:50 Second keynote — The industry perspective by Kyle Benson (RTI, USA)
The Road Less-Traveled: How to Land a Post-PhD Job Actually in Your Thesis Topic Area
15:50-16:00 Closing of the Doctoral Symposium and collection of feedback from the participants BRC
16:00-17:00 Industrial tutorial by Kyle Benson (RTI, USA)
Connext DDS for Researchers: a Gentle Introduction to the Leading Industrial IoT Connectivity Platform
Note: The tutorial is not specific to the Doctoral Symposium audience and all attendees are warmly encouraged to attend.

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