Dependable and Adaptive Distributed Systems

7th DADS Track of the
27th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
Previous years:
6th DADS 2011
5th DADS 2010
4th DADS 2009
3rd DADS 2008
2nd DADS 2007
1st DADS 2006
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March 25 - 29, 2012
Riva del Garda (Trento), Italy

The Symposium on Applied Computing has been a primary gathering forum for applied computer scientists, computer engineers, software engineers, and application developers from around the world. SAC 2012 is sponsored by the ACM Special Interest Group on Applied Computing and is hosted by The Microsoft Research - University of Trento Center for Computational and Systems Biology.


Program - Track Committee - Important Dates



The track provides a forum for scientists and engineers in academia and industry to present and discuss their latest research findings on selected topics in dependable and adaptive distributed systems. The track is structured in two sessions:

Wed, March 28, 14:10-15:50 (together with 2 papers from the Web Technologies Track

Wed, March 28, 16:20-18:00

Poster session


Track Program Co-Chairs

Karl M. Göschka (Chair)
Vienna University of Technology
Institute of Information Systems
Distributed Systems Group
Argentinierstrasse 8/184-1
A-1040 Vienna, Austria
phone: +43 664 180 6946
fax: +43 664 188 6275
Karl dot Goeschka (at) tuwien dot ac dot at

Svein O. Hallsteinsen
Software Engineering Department
Andersens vei 15 b
NO-7465 Trondheim, Norway
phone: +47 7359 3010
fax: +47 7359 3350
Svein dot Hallsteinsen (at) sintef dot no

Rui Oliveira
Universidade do Minho
Computer Science Department
Campus de Gualtar
4710-057 Braga, Portugal
phone: +351 253 604 452 / Internal: 4452
fax: +351 253 604 471
rco (at) di dot uminho dot pt

Alexander Romanovsky
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
School of Computing Science
Office: Room 1008 , Claremont Tower
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU, United Kingdom
phone: +44-191-222- 8135
fax: +44-191-222- 8788
Alexander dot Romanovsky (at) newcastle dot ac dot uk

Program Committee


Important Dates

September 7, 2011 (extended) Paper submission
October 12, 2011 Author notification
November 2, 2011 Camera-ready papers

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