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Workshop on Collective Adaptation in Very Large Scale Ubicomp: Towards a Superorganism of Wearables

Workshop at Ubicomp2015, Osaka, Japan: September 7, 2015 SUMMARY AND THEME The 2nd workshop (after the UBICOMP 2014 WS in Seattle) asks questions on the potential and opportunities of turning massively deployed wearable systems to a globe-spanning superorganism of socially

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FoCAS sponsor travel bursaries for SASO Doctoral Symposium

FoCAS is pleased to sponsor two travel bursaries for the SASO Doctoral Symposium held September 2015 in Cambridge, MA. Ognjen Scekic is a research assistant at the Distributed Systems Group, TU Wien, Austria, where he is working towards his PhD

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FoCAS App Now Available! The textbook of the future…

The FoCAS App is now available on both the Google Play and Apple iTunes stores. iTunes download: http://itunes.com/apps/Focas Google Play download: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=eu.focas.focasapp The Focas App is the textbook of the future: a free, evolving, searchable and accessible collection of curated

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CAS research at ICAC 2015

The Distributed Adaptive Systems workshop was held at the 12th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing in Grenoble, France, on July 7 2015. The workshop was organized by people from FoCAS, in particular Giacomo Cabri (research agenda WP leader) and

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FoCAS manifesto development meeting

The FoCAS Research Agenda meeting took place in Bologna, from July 1st to 3rd, 2015. The aim of the meeting was to wrap-up collected materials and produce a “manifesto” about future research directions in Collective Adaptive Systems (CAS). Participants were

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FoCAS@ECAL Workshop: Steering Complex Adaptive Systems & Fundamentals of Collective Adaptive Systems

ECAL 2015 was the 13th European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL 2015) held in York, UK, from 20-24 July 2015, hosted by the York Centre for Complex Systems Analysis at The University of York. The FoCAS Coordination Action joined forces

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FoCAS Newsletter Six

FoCAS Newsletter Issue Six

Download Issue Six of the FoCAS Newsletter (PDF) Summer 2015 View all FoCAS newsletters

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Ilias Gerostathopoulos Interview

Ilias Gerostathopoulos

Ilias Gerostathopoulos is a Phd student at Department of Distributed and Dependable Systems (D3S), Faculty of Mathematics and Physics (MFF), Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. The research topic of his PhD is “Model-driven development of scalable service-oriented systems”. http://d3s.mff.cuni.cz/~iliasg

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Sebastian Götz Interview

Sebastian Gotz

Sebastian Götz is a a Post-Doc at the Software Technology Group, Department of Computer Science, University of Technology Dresden, Germany. His main research interests are: Self-optimizing Systems, Model-driven Software Engineering, Energy-efficient software, Software Engineering for Robotics, Software Evolution, Runtime Upgrade.

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Luca Sabatucci Interview

Luca Sabatucci

Luca Sabatucci is a researcher at the Cognitive Systems Lab in the ICAR-CNR (National Council for Research), Palermo, Italy. His main research interests are: Multi-Agent Systems, Software Engineering, Socio-technical systems. http://www.pa.icar.cnr.it/sabatucci

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