Call for EU Projects Workshops

for the 3rd ARES EU Projects Symposium 2017

held in conjunction with
the 12th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2017)

Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria, Reggio Calabria, Italy
August 29 – September 1, 2017

AREs Conference

The 12th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (“ARES – The International Dependability Conference”) will bring together researchers and practitioners in the area of dependability. ARES highlights the various aspects of dependability – with special focus on the crucial linkage between availability, reliability and security. The acceptance rate of the ARES 2016 conference was 24,42% (full papers only). ARES is ranked as B-conference in CORE.

The ARES EU Projects Symposium

Based on the success of the ARES EU Projects Symposiums 2015 and 2016 (Program 2016) we cordially invite EU project partners to organize a workshop at the ARES EU Projects Symposium 2017. The Symposium will be held in conjunction with ARES 2017 and will offer you the following opportunities:

  • Disseminate the results of your EU research projects (Horizon 2020, FP7, ITEA, COST)
  • Meet potential project partners (workshops of the H2020 projects CIPSEC, PRISMACLOUD & CREDENTIAL already confirmed)
  • Exchange ideas within the scientific community
  • Explore Reggio Calabria (position 37 in the NYTimes ranking: 52 Places to go in 2017!)
date and sessions

The ARES EU Projects Symposium will be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 within the ARES Conference 2017. Accepted workshops can hold up to four sessions (two morning and two afternoon sessions).

Important Dates
Proposal Submission Deadline February 15, 2017 (23:59 UTC-11)
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(for workshops with CfP)
June 20, 2017
Conference August 29 – September 1, 2017
ARES EU Projects Symposium August 29, 2017
Proposal Submission

There are two types of workshops that can be held during the ARES EU Projects Symposium 2017:

    • Workshop with paper submissions
    • Workshop without paper submissions; this can be an
      • Open Session: researchers related to the topics that are not in the consortium can attend the session
      • Closed Session: only members of the consortium or guests invited by the workshop organizers can attend the session

Proposals should include following items (see proposal template):

  • Organizational Information:
    • Name and affiliation of organizers
    • Name of the project and link to its website
    • Programme: Horizon 2020, FP7, ITEA, COST
    • List of project partners that you intend to invite
    • Type of workshop (with or without paper submission); open or closed session
  • Content:
    • Project abstract
    • Short description of the planned symposium session
  • Workshops with paper submission additionally need:

Submission:
Please send your proposal to Barbara Limbeck-Lilienau (blimbeck-lilienau@sba-research.org) by February 15, 2017.

Please note:
  • Each person that attends the ARES EU Projects Symposium (non-authors, invited speakers, workshop organizers,..) has to pay either the ARES EU Projects Symposium 1-Day or 2-Day ticket (170€* / 230€**) or the regular registration fee (500€***) for attending the whole conference.
  • (At least one) author of an accepted paper has to pay the regular registration (500€) (this rule applies also for papers published in an ARES EU Project Symposium Workshop).
  • Each accepted workshop will be listed on the ARES conference website, including its Call for Papers.
  • Workshops are welcome to invite keynote speakers for their workshop (travel and accommodation costs will not be covered by the ARES Conference)

*(includes the entrance to all symposium and ARES sessions, coffee breaks, lunch and the Welcome Reception on Tuesday)
** (includes the entrance to all symposium and ARES sessions, coffee breaks and lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday, as well as the Welcome Reception on Tuesday)
*** (includes the entrance to all symposium and ARES sessions, coffee breaks and lunch from Tuesday– Friday as well as all social events)

Conference Officers ARES 2017

General Chair
Francesco Buccafurri, Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria, Italy

Program Committee Chairs

Mathias Fischer, Universität Hamburg, Germany
Max Mühlhäuser, TU Darmstadt, Germany

Keynote Speakers
Dimitris Gritzalis, Associate Rector Athens University of Economics & Business, Greece
Andrea Servida, Head of Unit DG CONNECT – H4 “eGovernment and Trust”, European Commission, Belgium
Neil D. Lawrence, University of Sheffield and Amazon, UK
Marta Milo, University of Sheffield, UK