Program, slides & videos of the presentations
Tuesday 4 September
|10:00-10:15||Opening: Professor Karl Aberer, MICS Director|
|10:15-11:15||Keynote: Professor David Tse, UC Berkeley: "The Science of Information: From Communication to DNA Sequencing"|
Session on Communication
|12:15-12:30||Pitch talks: Demos|
|12:30-14:00||Lunch with posters & demos session|
|14:00-15:00||Keynote: Professor Deborah Estrin, UCLA: "Participatory Sensing for Health"|
|15:00-16:00||Session on Applications
- Prof. Samarjit Chakraborty, TU Munich: " Why schedule network packet processors since no one talks about them (anymore)?"
- Dr. Kay Römer, ETH Zürich: "Sensor Network Programming for (Educated) Dummies"
- Dr. Andreas Hasler, University Zürich: " Thermal conditions and kinematics of steep bedrock permafrost"
|16:30-17:30||Keynote: Professor Virgil Gligor, CMU: "On the foundations of trust in networks of humans and computers"|
|17:30-18:00||Session on Computer Science
- Prof. Philippe Cudre-Mauroux, University Fribourg: "Bottom-up Information Integration for the Web of Data"
- Prof. Jean-Pierre Hubaux, EPFL: "From Location Privacy to Genomic Privacy"
|18:30||Social event (barbecue)|
Wednesday 5 September
|10:30-10:40||Opening: Professor Philippe Gillet, EPFL Vice-President|
|10:40-11:10||MICS overview: Professor Karl Aberer, MICS Director|
- Prof. Marc Parlange, EPFL: "Applications of distributed sensing for hydrologic and water resources applications in Alpine Environments and African Savanna"
- Dr. Stephan Gruber, University of Zurich: "Permasense: Development and application of distributed sensing systems in high-mountain environments"
- Robin Scheibler: "Safecast: Crowd-sourced citizen-driven mobile sensing of radiation"
Lunch with posters & demos session
|14:15-15:45||Wireless communication in business
- Dr. Philipp Blum, Siemens Building Technologies: "Safety Applications and Wireless Sensor Networks"
- Me Michel Jaccard, Founder & Partner, id est Avocats: “Social, Local, Mobile…. but Legal?”
- Jean-David Chamboredon, Chief Executive Officer at ISAI Gestion: "Funding innovation in Europe : progress status & remaining challenges"
|15:45 - 16:00||Coffee break|
|16:00 – 16:30||
|16:30-17:00||Information and Communication Sciences: Where to Go from Here?: Professor Martin Vetterli, Dean of IC School|