Tuesday, May 30, 2017

[DMANET] SIROCCO 2017: Final Call for Participation

Final Call: Early registration ends 31 May 2017. Registration closes on
9 June 2017.

SIROCCO 2017 : Call for Participation

24th International Colloquium on Structural Information and
Communication Complexity

June 19-22, 2017
Porquerolles, France

Registration online :

- Early Registration deadline: May 31, 2017 (UTC)
- Registration Closes on: June 9, 2017
- Conference dates: June 19-22, 2017

SIROCCO is devoted to the study of the interplay between structural knowledge, communication, and computing in decentralized systems of multiple communicating entities. Special emphasis is given to innovative approaches leading to better understanding of the relationship between computing and communication.
SIROCCO has a tradition of interesting and productive scientific meetings in a relaxed and pleasant atmosphere, attracting leading researchers in a variety of fields in which communication and knowledge play a significant role. SIROCCO 2017 will be held in the Porquerolles island, a beautiful location close to Marseille in the south of France.

The scope of the conference includes the topics: Distributed computing, communication networks, game theory, parallel computing, social networks, mobile computing (including autonomous robots), peer to peer systems, communication complexity, fault tolerance, graph algorithms, and randomized/probabilistic issues in networks.

The scientific program of SIROCCO 2017 will include 4 invited lectures and presentations of 21 contributed papers, including the best paper.
The talks will be held over 3 days, allowing enough time for scientific discussions and collaborations.

Keynote speakers:

Faith Ellen, U. Toronto
Christoph Lenzen, MPI
Christian Scheideler, Paderborn

"Prize for Innovation in Distributed Computing" Award Lecture:

Shmuel Zaks, Technion

The full conference program is now available at:

Conference Venue:

The conference will be held at the IGESA resort facility in Porquerolles, France. All participants will be accommodated at the conference venue and all meals will be provided, including a welcome reception and a banquet dinner.
The Porquerolles island is part of a Natural Park and offers many opportunities for recreation, including swimming, snorkelling, diving, hiking or bike riding, sandy beaches, calanques, and boat excursions.

Please refer to the conference web page at https://sirocco2017.lif.univ-mrs.fr/ for more information on SIROCCO 2017. If you have any question about registration and traveling to the conference, please email to <sirocco2017@lif.univ-mrs.fr>

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