8 - 9 March 2016

Brussels, Belgium

Cloudscape VII Programme Committee

The Cloudscape programme committee shapes the agenda especially around new developments in areas like: boosting entrepreneurship and supporting SMEs/start-ups, new services, advances in open issues (security, risk management, data protection etc.) government adoption, procurement & brokerage, and remaining open issues, standards and interoperability testing.

 

  • Joe Baguley
    Keynote

    Joe Baguley, VMware

    Joe Baguley is VMware’s Chief Technology Officer for EMEA, joining VMware in July 2011. He helps develop and communicate VMware’s strategy and vision with customers and partners...

  • Dalibor Baškovč

    Dalibor Baškovč, EuroCloud Slovenia

    Dalibor Baškovč is vice president of EuroCloud Europe's general assembly where he focusses on startups and innovation in Europe, supporting the value chain and financing of R...

  • David Bernstein

    David Bernstein, Cloud Strategy Partners & IEEE

    David Bernstein is Managing Director of Cloud Strategy Partners in Silicon Valley, California, serving clients in Cloud Computing related Communications, Networking, and Security areas....

  • Robert Bohn

    Robert Bohn, NIST

    Robert Bohn, of the Applied and Computational Sciences Division in NIST/ITL, serves as the Reference Architecture Lead for the NIST Cloud Computing Program. In this role, he works with...

  • Patrice Chazerand

    Patrice Chazerand, DIGITALEUROPE

    Patrice Chazerand is Director in charge of Digital Economy and Trade Groups at DIGITALEUROPE.    Prior to joining DIGITALEUROPE, Patrice Chazerand was the Secretary-General...

  • Rüdiger Dorn

    Rüdiger Dorn, Microsoft

    Rüdiger Dorn is part of Microsoft CTO office and leads the Public Sector Cloud Strategy for Microsoft in Europe, Middle East, and Africa. He is responsible for driving the cloud...

  • Michel Drescher

    Michel Drescher, EGI.eu

    After graduating in Computer Science and Biology in 1997, Michel's career started by providing the entire client side of the first UNICORE stack for HPC. Since then, distributed...

  • Nick Ferguson

    Nick Ferguson, Trust-IT Services

    Nick Ferguson is a Digital Communications Strategist & Project Manager at Trust-IT Services and has been actively working in the cloud computing area. His work has focussed on issues...

  • Dean Flanders

    Dean Flanders, FMI & SwiNG

    Dean is Head of IT at Friedrich Miescher Institute. He has an education in chemistry and biochemistry, and IT experience in industrial as well as academic environments. His role is...

  • Evangelos Floros

    Evangelos Floros, GRNET

    Evangelos Floros currently works as a Project Manager in GRNET, Athens, Greece, where he is coordinating the PRACE-GR national-funded project whose goal is to procure, deploy and operate a...

  • Fabrizio Gagliardi

    Fabrizio Gagliardi, ACM Europe

    Fabrizio Gagliardi is an independent consultant and Chair of ACM Europe. Prior to this he was Europe, Middle East and Africa Director for External Research at Microsoft Research Corporation...

  • Tua Huomo

    Tua Huomo, EIT ICT Labs

    Dr. Tua Huomo brings over 20 years of experience, research and leadership in the ICT sector. She was appointed Action Line Leader for EIT ICT Labs’ Future Cloud Action Line in 2013....

  • Bob Jones

    Bob Jones, CERN

    Bob Jones is the Head of CERN openlab, as well as a member of the IT department head office with responsibilities in EC co-funded projects. Following a B.Sc. (Hons) in Computer Science from...

  • Silvana Muscella

    Silvana Muscella, Trust-IT Services

    Silvana Muscella CEO & founder of Trust-IT Services, focuses on high-level strategy building, business acquisition, & strategic marketing communication developments in researching...

  • steven newhouse

    Steven Newhouse, EBI

    Steven Newhouse is currently the  Head of Technical Services at the European Bioinformatics Institute, addressing the needs of EMBL-EBI users within the institute and globally.  ...

  • Dana Petcu

    Dana Petcu, West University of Timisoara

    Dana Petcu (Mrs., PhD) is Professor at Computer Science Department of West University of Timisoara, scientific manager of its supercomputing center, and CEO of the research spin-off...

  • Lutz Schuber

    Lutz Schubert, University of Ulm

    Lutz Schubert has been and is actively contributing to various national and international research projects related to distributed systems. His specific research focus thereby rests on...

  • Alan Sill

    Alan Sill, OGF

    Dr. Alan Sill is currently Senior Scientist at the Texas Tech University High Performance Computing Center and serves as Vice President of Standards for the Open Grid Forum (http://www.ogf...

  • David Wallom, Oxford eResearch Centre

    David Wallom, Oxford eResearch Centre

    Dr David Wallom is the Associate Director – Innovation of the Oxford e-Research Centre, where he leads three different activities, Energy and ICT, Cloud Computing and Volunteer...