Dependable, Adaptive, and Secure Distributed Systems

15th DADS Track of the
35th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
Previous years:
14th DADS 2019
13th DADS 2018
12th DADS 2017
11th DADS 2016
10th DADS 2015
9th DADS 2014
8th DADS 2013
7th DADS 2012
6th DADS 2011
5th DADS 2010
4th DADS 2009
3rd DADS 2008
2nd DADS 2007
1st DADS 2006
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March 30 - April 3, 2020
Brno, Czech Republic

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 2020 is sponsored by the ACM Special Interest Group on Applied Computing and the SRC Program is sponsored by Microsoft Research.


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, adaptive and trustworthy distributed systems and services.

Wed, April 1, 2019, 9:00-10:40am

Accepted Posters

Details see SAC poster page.

Track Program Co-Chairs

Karl M. Göschka (Main contact chair)
University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien
Embedded Systems Institute
Hoechstaedtplatz 6
A-1200 Vienna, Austria
phone: +43 664 180 6946
fax: +43 664 188 6275
goeschka (at) technikum-wien dot at

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

Peter Pietzuch
Imperial College London
Department of Computing
South Kensington Campus
180 Queen's Gate
London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
phone: +44 (20) 7594 8314
fax: +44 (20) 7581 8024
prp (the at sign goes here) doc (dot) ic (dot) ac (dot) uk

Giovanni Russello
University of Auckland
Department of Computer Science
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142, New Zealand
phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext. 86137
g dot russello at auckland dot ac dot nz

Program Committee


Important Dates

September 29, 2019 (11:59PM Pacific Time) - extended Paper submission
November 24, 2019 Author notification
December 9, 2019 Camera-ready papers

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