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Program Co-Chairs

Víctor Méndez Muñoz
Mind the Byte & Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB

Brief Bio
Dr. Víctor Méndez Muñoz has a main background in big data management and distributed systems. He participated in scientific international projects in physics and bioinformatics like AGATA, LHCb, ENRM and EISCAT, collaborating with several more. Currently, he is Head of Software Development at Mind the Byte, a bioinformatics company specializing in computational drug discovery using a pay-per-use SaaS platform (Software as a Service). He also works in the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) as a part time professor. He holds the program chair in INSTICC conferences in the fields of cloud computing, big data, complexity and the internet of things, as well as editorial collaboration in some journals of high impact. ... More >>

Farshad Firouzi
IMEC/Katholieke Univ. Leuven

Brief Bio
is a senior researcher and program manager at MSG Systems AG, Germany working in the fields of statistics, machine learning, neuromorphic computing, IoT, Big Data, and eHealth. Prior to joining MSG Systems, he was senior scientist at KU Leuven, KIT, SRC, and SI LAB. Dr. Firouzi is the author of more than 40 journals and conference papers. He has served as reviewer (e.g. IEEE Transactions on VLSI, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and System, ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, Elsevier Microelectronics Reliability, Elsevier Microelectronics, etc.), managing guest editor (e.g. TVLSI, FGCS, TCAD), Program Chair (e.g., Complexis) and program committee member in several conferences (e.g. ICCAD, ATS, etc.). ... More >>

Dan Mønster
Aarhus University

Brief Bio
Dan Mønster is Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics and Business Economics at Aarhus University, Denmark. His research applies a complex systems approach to the study of human interactions, mainly studied in the lab. Dr. Mønster is faculty at the Interacting Minds Centre and is Lab Manager for Cognition and Behavior Lab, Aarhus University. Dan Mønster is Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics and Business Economics at Aarhus University, Denmark. His research applies a complex systems approach to the study of human interactions, mainly studied in the lab. Dr. Mønster is faculty at the Interacting Minds Centre and is Lab Manager for Cognition and Behavior Lab, Aarhus University.


Miguel A Muñoz, Universidad de Granada, Instituto Carlos 1 de Física Teórica y Computacional, Spain
Enrique Abad, University of Extremadura, Spain
Rafik Abdesselam, Lumière University Lyon 2, France
Sebastian Ahnert, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Eleonora Alfinito, Università del Salento, Italy
Jason Alfredo Carlson Gallas, Universidade Federal da Paraíba, Brazil
Luis Almeida, Instituto de Telecomunicações - FEUP, Portugal
Frédéric Amblard, UT1, France
Hany Ammar, West Virginia University, United States
Marcio Argollo de Menezes, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Tomaso Aste, University College London, United Kingdom
Franco Bagnoli, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Daniele Barettin, Unicusano - University Nicolò Cusano Rome, Italy
Mohamed Batouche, Université Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri, Algeria
Christophe Berenguer, Grenoble Institute of Technology, France
Gilles Bernot, University Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
Ginestra Bianconi, Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL), United Kingdom
Jean-marie Bilbault, university of Burgundy, France
Richard Blythe, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Raffaella Burioni, Università di Parma, Italy
Shaun C. Hendy, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Heriberto Cabezas, Pazmany Peter Catholic University & US Environmental Protection Agency, United States
Guido Caldarelli, IMT Lucca, Italy
Alessio Cardillo, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Jozef Cernak, Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice, Slovak Republic
Guoqian Chen, Peking University, China
Richard Clegg, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
Manuel Clergue, Université des Antilles, France
Carmen-Eugenia Costea, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Martin Crane, Dublin City University, Ireland
Andrew Crooks, George Mason University, United States
Leon Danon, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Vincent Danos, CNRS et Ecole Normale Supérieure, France
Jean-Charles Delvenne, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Bayram Deviren, Nevsehir University, Turkey
Francesco Di Maio, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Craig Douglas, University of Wyoming, United States
Ali Ebnenasir, Michigan Technological University, United States
Jean Sire Armand Eyebe Fouda, University of Yaoundé I, Cameroon
Bahar Farahani, Pirouzan Group, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Harold Fellermann, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Francesco Fontanella, Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Italy
Luigi Fortuna, University of Catania, Italy
Mario G. Cosenza, Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela
Jianxi Gao, Northeastern University, United States
Guido Germano, University Colllege London, United Kingdom
Adrian Gligor, Petru Maior University of Tirgu Mures, Romania
Martín Gomez Ravetti, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Jesus Gomez-Gardenes, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
Peter Grassberger, JSC, Juelich Research Center, Germany
Jelena Grujic, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Frederic Guinand, Le Havre Normandy University, France
Dilek Günneç, Ozyegin University, Turkey
Mirsad Hadzikadic, University of North Carolina Charlotte, United States
Davut Hanbay, inonu University, Turkey
Chris Hankin, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Fred Hasselman, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands
Ken Hawick, University of Hull, United Kingdom
Alejandro R. Hernandez-Montoya, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico
Martin Hilbert, University of California, Davis, United States
Yurij Holovatch, Institute for Condensed Matter Physics, National Acad. Sci. of Ukraine, Lviv, Ukraine
Janusz Holyst, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Edward Huang, George Mason University, United States
Christopher Hudson, Salem State University, United States
Michael J. Richardson, University of Cincinnati, United States
Sabir Jacquir, Université de Bourgogne-Franche Comté, France
Hawoong Jeong, KAIST, Korea, Republic of
Woo-Sung Jung, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea, Republic of
George Kampis, Eotvos University (Hungary), DFKI (Germany), ITMO University (Russia), Hungary
Rushed Kanawati, LIPN CNRS UMR 7030, France
Jasleen Kaur, Philips Research North America, United States
Hyoungshick Kim, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea, Republic of
Thomas Kreuz, Institute of Complex Systems (CNR), Italy
Ladislav Kristoufek, Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Jiri Kroc, Charles University in Prague, Biomedical Center (Pilsen), Czech Republic
Krzysztof Kulakowski, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
Renaud Lambiotte, University of Namur, Belgium
Ney Lemke, Unesp, Brazil
Zoran Levnajic, Faculty of Information Studies in Novo mesto, Slovenia
Tao Li, Nankai University, China
Javier M. Buldu, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain
Krzysztof Malarz, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
Franck MARLE, CentraleSupélec, France
Jackson R. Mayo, Sandia National Laboratories, United States
Matus Medo, Fribourg University, Switzerland
Eunika Mercier-Laurent, University Lyon3, France
Byungjoon Min, City College of New York, United States
Marija Mitrovic Dankulov, Institute of Physics Belgrade, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Paolo Moretti, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Henk Nijmeijer, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
Jinzhong Niu, City University of New York, United States
Erich Novak, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
Mizuki Oka, Tsukuba University, Japan
Flavio Oquendo, European University of Brittany (IRISA), France
A. Murat Ozbayoglu, TOBB University of Economics and Technology, Turkey
Massimo Panella, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy
Thadeu Penna, Fluminense Federal University, Brazil
Sergei Petrovskii, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
Chiara Poletto, iPLESP, INSERM & UPMC UMR-S 1136, France
Faustino Prieto, University of Cantabria, Spain
Francisco Prieto-Castrillo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
Denise Pumain, University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, France
Denise Pumain, University Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne, France
Martin Randles, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Grzegorz Redlarski, Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
Roland Rieke, Fraunhofer SIT, Germany
Claudio Rocco, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Francesca Saglietti, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Silvio Salinas, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Horacio Samaniego, Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile
Satu Elisa Schaeffer, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico
Cristina Seceleanu, Mälardalen University, Sweden
Yongtang Shi, Nankai University, China
Mohammad Shojafar, Sapienza University di Roma, Rome, Italy
Constantinos Siettos, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Seung-Woo Son, Hanyang University, KOREA, Korea, Republic of
Chaoming Song, University of Miami, United States
Samir Suweis, University of Padova, Italy
Mahbubur Rahman Syed, Minnesota State University, United States
Michael Szell, Northeastern University, CCNR, United States
Bosiljka Tadic, Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia
Misako Takayasu, Advanced Data Analysis and Modeling Unit, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Bedir Tekinerdogan, Wageningen University, Netherlands
Guy Theraulaz, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
Esteban Tlelo-Cuautle, INAOE, Mexico
Pierrick Tranouez, University of Rouen, France
Miguel Valencia Ustárroz, Foundation for Applied Medical Research / Universidad de Navarra, Spain
Imre Varga, University of Debrecen, Hungary
Dimitri Volchenkov, Texas Tech University, United States
John Volpe, University of Victoria, Canada
Huijuan Wang, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Sandro Wimberger, Parma University, Italy
Muhittin Yilmaz, Texas A&M University-Kingsville (TAMUK), United States
Soon-Hyung Yook, Kyung Hee University, Korea, Republic of
Massimiliano Zanin, INNAXIS Foundation and Research Institute, Spain
Dmitry Zinoviev, Suffolk University, United States
Ming Zuo, University of Alberta, Canada

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