Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Steering Comittees

  • Chair, IEEE Technical Committee on Dependability and Fault Tolerance (Vice Chair ‘09-10; Chair ’11-12)
  • Chair, Steering Committee IEEE Intl. Conf on Dependable Systems & Networks (DSN) 2011-2012
  • Member, Steering Committee: IEEE Conference on Dependable Systems & Networks (DSN): 2004+
  • Member, Steering Committee: IEEE Conference on Cloud Engg (IC2E): 2018+
  • Member, Steering Committee: IEEE Conference on Fog Computing (ICFC): 2018+
  • Member, Steering Committee: IEEE Conference on Smart Computing (SmartComp): 2015+
  • Member, Steering Committee: IEEE Technical Comm. on Complexity in Computing: 1996 – 2000

Editoral Boards:

  • Associate Editor-in-Chief: IEEE Trans on Dependable & Secure Computing: 2008-2012; 2014+
  • Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Big Data: 2018+
  • Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing: 2017+
  • Editorial Board, ACM Computing Surveys, Area: “Real Time and Embedded Systems”: 2003-2016
  • Editorial Board, IEEE Security & Privacy: 2010-2017
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Security and Networking: 2005+
  • Editorial Board (Inaugural Member), IEEE Trans on Dependable & Secure Computing: 2004-2008
  • Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering: 2005-2009
  • Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems: 1999-2003
  • Guest Editor (joint with K. Ramamritham), IEEE Trans. on Parallel and Distributed Systems: Special Issue on “Dependable Real-Time Systems”: June 1999

Advisory Boards (Industry, Funding Organizations, Academia)

  • Trustworthy Computing Academic Advisory Board: Microsoft + Microsoft Research, 2002-2015
  • Research Strategy Advisor: Microsoft Research Advanced Technology Labs, 2010+
  • Advisory Board: Hitachi Research Labs, 2008+
  • Advisory Board: Daimler Chrysler Research, 2004-2008
  • Advisory Board: Intel Research: Fault Tolerant Processing, 1997 – 2003
  • Advisory Board: NASA JPL Fault Tolerant Architectures, 1997 – 2001
  • Advisory Board: Boeing Chip Level Redundancy Dependability Group, 1992 – 1996
  • Evaluation Board: Information Technology Division, Finnish Academy: 2016
  • Evaluation Board: Austrian Research Council – FIT (Security and Software Division): 2006-2014
  • Computer Science and Engineering Advisory Council: Univ. of Puerto Rico, 2004-2009 Nick Bowen/Basil Smith IBM TJ Watson Research Center, N. Suri – TU Darmstadt
  • Advisory Board: Uppsala Univ, ASTEC Advanced Software Tech Center, Sweden, 1999-2003 Neil Jones – TU Denmark, Bernard Steffen – TU Dortmund, Neeraj Suri – TU Darmstadt)
  • Advisory Board: MRTC Real-Time Center, Malardalen Univ., Sweden, 1999-2008 N. Suri (chair), J. Sifakis – Verimag, C. Weinstock – SEI, R. Rajkumar – CMU
  • Advisory Board: MRTC SSF Progress Center, 2005-2007

Conference PC-Chairing Roles

  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE QASA: Quantitative Aspects of Security Assurance, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • PC Chair: IEEE/ACM ICDCS: Distributed Computing Systems (FT & Dependability), 2015
  • PC Co-Chair: USENIX HotDep: Hot Topics in Systems Dependability, 2012
  • PC Chair: IEEE/ACM ICDCS: Distributed Computing Systems (FT & Dependability), 2010
  • PC Chair: IEEE/IFIP DSN-DCCS Symposium: Dependable Systems and Networks, 2008
  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE DATE: Design Automation & Testing – Dependable Embedded Systems, 2008
  • PC Co-Chair: Microsoft Research RAF Symposium: Reliability Analysis of System Failures, 2007
  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE SRDS: Symposium on Reliable and Distributed Systems, 2005
  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE HASE Symposium: High Assurance Systems Engineering., 2005
  • PC Chair: IEEE ISAS Symposium: International Service Availability Symposium, 2005
  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE/IFIP Intl. Workshop on Integrating Error Models and Fault Injection, 1994
  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE/IFIP Intl. Workshop Evaluation Techniques for Dependable Systems, 1995
  • PC Co-Chair: IEEE ICECCS 1996 (Dependable/Real-Time Systems Track)
  • Vice Chair: IEEE DSN/FTCS: Symposium on Dependable Systems and Networks 2001
  • Workshop Co-Chair: IFIP Workshops (1) Synchronization ‘00: Suri/Verissimo, (2) Formal Methods ‘01: Suri/Rushby, (3) Hardware ‘03: Suri/Abraham, 4) Diagnosis ‘10: Suri/Siewiorek/Narasimhan
  • Workshop/Tutorials Chair: DSN 2003, 2006, 2017
  • Tutorial Chair: RTAS: IEEE Real-Time Applications Symposium, 1999

Conference Program Committees (Partial List)

  • DSN/FTCS: IEEE Conf. on Dependable Systems & Networks/IEEE FT Computing Symposium 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001-2003, 2005-2007, 2009-2017,2019
  • ATVA: IEEE Intl. Symposium on Automated Technology for Verification and Analysis, 2018
  • PRDC: IEEE Intl. Symposium on Pacific Rim Dependable Computing, 2018
  • IFIP SEC: IFIP Security & Privacy Conference, 2018
  • SmartComp: IEEE Smart Computing Conference, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • ICICS: Intl. Conference on Information and Communication Security, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • IWPE: IEEE Workshop on Privacy Engineering, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • ICDCS: IEEE Conf. on Dist. Comp Systems 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013
  • ICSE: ACM Intl. Conf. on Software Engineering 2016
  • DISC: Intl. Symposium on Distributed Computing 2012
  • SSS: ACM Symposium Self Stabilizing Systems, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012
  • EuroSys: ACM SIGOPS EuroSys 2010, 2017
  • RTSS: IEEE Real Time Systems Symposium: 1999, 2000, 2001
  • RTAS: IEEE Real-Time Applications Symposium 1997, 1998, 2002
  • ISSRE IEEE Symposium on SW Reliability Engineering 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011
  • SRDS IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems 2000, 2004, 2007
  • ISORC: IEEE Symposium on Object Oriented Real Time Computing 2001, 2004 -2013
  • HASE: IEEE High Assurance Systems Engg. 2000, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • ISAS: IEEE Service Availability Symposium 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • EDCC: European Dependable Computing Conf: 2002, 2008
  • LAFT: Workshop Logical Aspects of Fault Tolerance 2011
  • SECRYPT: Intl. Conference on Security & Cryptography 2011, 2012
  • ICDCN: Intl. Conf on Distributed Computing and Networks 2010, 2011
  • SAFECOMP: Intl. Conf. on Safety, Reliability & Security, 2011
  • ESSOS: Intl. Symp. on Engineering Secure Software and Systems, 2010
  • CRITIS: Intl. Conf. on Critical Information Infrastructures Security 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • ICECCS Conference on Engg of Complex Computer Systems, 1996, 1997, 1998
  • ICFEM: IEEE Intl. Conference on Formal Engineering Methods, 1997
  • IPDS: IEEE Intl. Computer Performance and Dependability Symposium, 1996