New Perspectives on Distributed Computing Systems
April 6th, 2016
The workshop will highlight recent advances in the field of Distributed Computing Systems, via presentations by Barbara Liskov and a number of leading young researchers in the field of distributed computing who joined the Israeli academia in recent years.
The workshop will be co-located with the Weizmann Institute’s celebration, in which Barbara Liskov will receive the Weizmann Women & Science Award for 2015.
Lecture room 1, Ziskind Building
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
|10:00 – 10:50||Using Information Theory to Understand Multi-Party Communication|
|Rotem Oshman, Tel-Aviv University|
|10:50 – 11:40||Light spanners|
|Shiri Chechik, Tel-Aviv University|
|11:40 – 12:30||
Optimal Dynamic Distributed MIS
|Keren Censor-Hillel, The Technion|
|12:30 – 14:00||
|14:00 – 14:10||
Introducing the speaker
|Vered Rom-Kedar, Weizmann Institute of Science|
|14:10 – 15:20||Keynote Lecture|
|Barbara Liskov, M.I.T|
Registration: Attendance is free, but advance registration is requested.
Contact: Carol Weintraub firstname.lastname@example.org