Professional Activity

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Member of Advisory Editorial Boards of International Journals 

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International Journal of Networks and Computer Applications (JNCA), Elsevier (since 2009)

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International Journal of Interactive Technology and Smart Education (ITSE), Emerald Publishing (since 2006)

Guest Editor of International Journals

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He served as guest editor with Prof. C.E. Palau (Politechnique of Valencia) of the special issue on Streaming Content Distribution Networks for e-Learning and e-Entertainment. International Journal of Interactive Technology and Smart Education (ITSE), Emeral Publishing (formerly Troubador Publishing Ltd. UK).

2. He served as guest editor with Dr. C. Mastroianni (ICAR/CNR - Cosenza) of the special issue on Enhancing Content Networks with P2P, GRID and Agent technologies. Future Generation Computer Systems The International Journal of Grid Computing: Theory, Methods and Applications, Elsevier.
3. He served as guest editor with Dr. M. Cossentino (ICAR/CNR - Palermo) and W. Russo (University of Calabria) of the special issue on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation. International Journal of Agent Oriented Software Engineering, Inderscience publishing.
4. He served as guest editor with Dr. C. Mastroianni (ICAR/CNR - Cosenza) of the special issue on Content Management and Delivery through P2P-based Content Networks. International Journal of Multiagent and Grid Systems, IOS Press.
5. He is serving as guest editor with Dr. C. Mastroianni (ICAR/CNR - Cosenza) of the special issue on Next Generation Content Networks. Journal of Networks and Computer Applications, Elsevier.

Chair of International Workshops

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Co-chair of the Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation (MAS&S'06) to take place during the EUROSIS Industrial Simulation Conference (ISC’06), Palermo, Italy, June 5-7, 2006.

2. Co-chair of the Workshop on the Use of P2P, GRID and Agents for the Development of Content Distribution Networks (UPGRADE-CDN'06), to take place during 15th IEEE HPDC (High Performance Distributed Computing), June 19-23, 2006, Paris, France.
3. Co-chair of the Workshop on the Use of P2P, GRID and Agents for the Development of Content Networks (UPGRADE-CN'07), to take place during 16th IEEE HPDC (High Performance Distributed Computing), June 26-30, 2007, Monterrey Bay, CA, USA.

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Co-chair of the Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation (MAS&S'07) to take place during the EUROSIS European Simulation and Modelling conference (ESM’07), Malta, 2007.

5. Co-chair of the Workshop on the Use of P2P, GRID and Agents for the Development of Content Networks (UPGRADE-CN'08), to take place during 17th IEEE HPDC (High Performance Distributed Computing), June 23-27, 2008, Boston, MA, USA.

   

Member of International Program Commitees (IPCs)

1. ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’09), Special Track on Agent-Oriented Methodologies and Processes Honolulu,
Hawaii, USA, March 8-12, 2009. (http://www.acm.org/conferences/sac/sac2009/)
2. IASTED International Conference on Distributed and Intelligent Multimedia Systems (DIMS 2008), Orlando, USA, November 16-18. (http://www.iasted.org/conferences/home-636.html)
 
3. ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’08), Special Track on Mobile Agents and Systems (MAS), Fortaleza, Brazil, March 16-20, 2008.
4. 5th Workshop on Emerging Technologies for Next generation GRID (ETNGRID-2008), jointly held with 17th IEEE International Workshops on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructures for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE-2008). June 23-25, Rome (Italy), 2008.
 
5. IARIA/IEEE International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications (SENSORCOMM 2008), August 25-31, 2008 - Cap Esterel, France. Special Area Chair of SAPSN: Software, applications and programming of sensor networks.
 
6. The 2008 High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS'08) Conference, June 3 - 6, 2008, Nicosia, Cyprus. In conjunction with the 22nd SCS EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION. (http://cisedu.us/cis/hpcs/08/index.html).
 
7. IASTED International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CSN'08) 2008, September, Spain
8. IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDCN'07) 2008, February, 2008, Insbruck, Austria
9. 6th European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems Bath, UK, 18-19 December 2008. (http://eumas08.cs.bath.ac.uk/)
10. ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’07), Special Track on Agents, Interactions, Mobility, and Systems, Seoul, Korea, March 11-15, 2007.
11. IARIA/IEEE International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications (SENSORCOMM 2007), October 14-20, 2007 - Valencia, Spain.
12. Fourth Workshop on Emerging Technologies for Next generation GRID (ETNGRID-2007), jointly held with 16th IEEE International Workshops on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructures for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE-2007). GET/INT Paris, France, 18th-20th June 2007.
13. Special session on Agent Theories and Practice for Industry (ATPI) in the 5th IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics to be held in Vienna, Austria, July 23-26, 2007.
14. The 2007 High Performance Computing & Simulation(HPCS'07) Conference, June 4 - 6, 2007, Prague, Czech Republic. In conjunction with the 21th SCS EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON MODELLING AND SIMULATION.
15. IEEE International Workshop on Learning in Multi-Agent Systems (LMAS-07), held in conjunction with the IEEE 21st International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA 2007), May 21 – 23, 2007, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
16. International Conference on Information Resources Management Association (IRMA'07), 2007, Vancouver, Canada, May 19-23, 2007.
17. IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDCN'07) 2007, 14-16, February, 2007, Insbruck, Austria
18. The Fifteen Euromicro Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Network-based Processing (PDP07), special session on Multi-Agent and Bio-Inspired Algorithms and Applications for Distributed Systems, Naples, Italy, February 7-9, 2007.
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Workshop on Objects and Agents (WOA’06), Sept. 25-27, Catania, Italy.
20. ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’06), Special Track on Agents, Interactions, Mobility, and Systems, Dijon, France, April 23 -27, 2006.
21. EUROSIS Industrial Simulation Conference (ISC’06), Palermo, Italy, June 5-7, 2006. He was chair of the Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems and Simulation (MAS&S'06).
22. The 2006 High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS'06) Conference, to be held May 28 - 31, 2006, in conjunction with the 20th SCS/IEEE European Conference on Modelling and Simulation (ECMS 2006) in Bonn, Germany.
23. 10th International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems (KES'2006), KES International, University of Bournemouth, United Kingdom, 9-11 Oct. 2006.
24. IASTED International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CSN'06) 2005, September, Spain
25. IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDCN'06) 2006, 14-16, February, 2006, Insbruck, Austria
26. SCS High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPC&S'05) Conference, in conjunction with the 19th SCS European Simulation Multiconference (ESM’05) in Riga, Latvia, June 1-4, 2005.
27. EUROSIS European Simulation and Modelling Conference (ESMc’05), University of Porto, Portugal, October 24-26, 2005.
28. IASTED International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CSN'05) 2005, September, Spain
29. IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDCN'05) 2005, 15-17, February, 2005, Insbruck, Austria
30. International Conference on Information Resources Management Association (IRMA'05) International Conference, 2005, 15-18, May, 2005, San Diego, California, USA.
31. IASTED International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CSN'04) 2004, September 9-12, Malaga, Spain

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IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDCN'04) 2004, February, 2004, Insbruck, Austria

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IASTED International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CSN'03) 2003, September 9-12, Malaga, Spain

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IASTED International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (CSN'02) 2002, September 9-12, Malaga, Spain

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The 2002 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA'02), June 24-27, Las Vegas, USA

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The 2002 International Conference on Software Engineering Research and Practice (SERP'02), June 24-27, Las Vegas, USA

Reviewer in International Journals and Conferences

1. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 2006.
2. Journal of Data and Knowledge Engineering, Elsevier, 2007.
3. Journal of Information Sciences, Elsevier, 2008/07.
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Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization, Elsevier, 2006.

5. Journal of Information and Software Technology, Elsevier, 2008/07/06/05.
6. Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), 2006/05.

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Special issue on Adaptive Multimedia Services. Steven Guan (Ed.). Journal of Systems and Software, North Holland, 2004.

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Encyclopedia of E-Commerce, E-Government, and Mobile Commerce, Mehdi Khosrow-Pour (ed). Idea Publishing Group, Hershey (PA), USA, 2006, to appear.

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IEEE International Conference on Information Technology (ITCC): Coding and Computing, Las Vegas, 2004.

10. Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, 
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour (ed). Idea Publishing Group, Hershey (PA), USA, 2004.
11. IASTED International Conference on Communications and Computer Networks (CCN) 2002, November 4-6, Cambridge (MA), USA, 2002.
12. International Conference on Computing, Communication and Control Technologies:  CCCT 2004, sponsored by the Center for Lifelong Engineering Education of The University of Texas at Austin, 2004.
13. 6th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics SCI'02, Orlando, Florida, 2002.
14. 7th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics SCI'03, Orlando, Florida, 2003.
15. 8th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics SCI'04, Orlando, Florida, 2004.
16. Special issue on Infrastructure for E-Business on the Internet. International Journal of Electronic Business, Inderscience, 2004.