Two trainings will be provided free of charge to registered researchers:
- Machine Learning with Microsoft Azure (Speaker Dr. Claudio Rossi)
- BigData tools and Data Visualization with Microsoft Azure (Speaker Dr. Francesco Scullino)
The modules that will be used during the aforementioned sessions are:
Claudio Rossi obtained a Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) he graduated from Politecnico di Torino with summa cum laude degree in Electronics in 2006. He worked as software analyst and project manager for four years at Fiat Group Automobiles (FGA), leading the realization of a new passenger car plant in India and the development of new standards. From 2010 to 2014 he worked for the Telecommunication Group (DET) of Politecnico di Torino as project manager, software analyst, programmer and system admin, mainly focusing on the realization of a novel self-hosted peer-to-peer social network, and on interference estimation and classification using innovative algorithms and Software Defined Radios. After starting its Phd in 2010, he was an intern at Telefonica I+D working on bandwidth aggregation techniques between wired and cellular networks. In 2013 he obtained from Politecnico di Torino his PhD with the thesis titled “Cooperation Strategies for Enhanced Connectivity at Home”, proposing several techniques to overcome connectivity issues, boost connection speed, achieve energy efficiency in wireless residential networks. He is now a researcher and project manager in the Microsoft Innovation Center at ISMB, where he focus on machine learning and data analysis.
Francesco Scullino is a software architect and a .NET developer. After it degree, he joined ISMB in 2010 to work on innovative projects in the health and emergency management domain, developing cloud back-ends and mobile applications. From 2012 he works at Microsoft Innovation Center Torino as cloud and web developer, and software architect. He is being involved in many national and European research projects, through which he developed a strong expertise in the cloud computing field. Francesco also works for Microsoft Italy as a technical consultant and he is a Microsoft Azure Camp certified trainer. In November 2015 he achieved the certifications as Microsoft Certified Professional and as Microsoft Specialist: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions.
Workshops & Tutorials Proposals:
CloudTech’16 will organize workshops in conjunction with the conference. The aim is to provide a forum to exchange the ideas and preliminary results of topics related to cloud computing, applications and security.
Workshop proposals are solicited and should be submitted to Mostapha Zbakh at firstname.lastname@example.org
Proposals should include the following information:
- Workshop name and a 200 to 300-word abstract describing the workshop, suitable for the conference web site.
- Names and affiliations of main organizers and Scientific committee members.
- A draft Call For Papers (CFP)
- The workshop deadlines.
- Workshop format, i.e., expected number of presented papers, invited talks, panels, demonstrations, number of days, etc.
- Expected number of submissions and participants.
Workshop proposals due: February 5th, 2016
Notification of Acceptance: February 15th, 2016