MobiDE 2009
Eighth International ACM Workshop on Data Engineering for Wireless and Mobile Access
10 Year Anniversary
June 29th, 2009, Providence, Rhode Island, USA (in conjunction with SIGMOD/PODS 2009)
Call for Papers
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Topics of Interest
Keynote One
Keynote Two
Accepted Papers & Demos
Conference info:
Previous workshops:
MobiDE 2008
MobiDE 2007
MobiDE 2006
MobiDE 2005
MobiDE 2003
MobiDE 2001
MobiDE 1999
Academic Sponsors

Industrial Sponsors

Preliminary Program

10:15 - 11:45 (1h-30m): Opening and Keynote 

   Keynote Speaker:  Matt Welsh (Harvard University, USA)
   Keynote Title: "A New Era of Resource Responsibility for Sensor Networks"

11:45 - 13:15 (1h-30m): Lunch Break

13:15 - 14:30 (1h-15m): Session 1: Database Issues for Mobile Computing
   "Using Transaction Isolation Levels for Ensuring Replicated Database"
   Consistency in Mobile Computing Environments
   Jose Monteiro (PUC-Rio, Brazil), Angelo Brayner (University of Fortaleza, Brazil)
   and Sergio Lifschitz (PUC-Rio, Brazil)  

   "Data-aware connectivity in mobile replicated systems" 
   Joao Barreto, Joao Garcia, Luis Veiga, Paulo Ferreira (Technical University
   Lisbon, Portugal)

   "Bandwidth-constrained Distributed Skyline Computation" 
   Vlachou Akrivi and Kjetil Norvag (NTNU, Norway)
14:30 - 15:45 (1h-15m): Session 2: Context/Location-based Data Access and Query Processing

   "Towards Context and Preference-Aware Location-based Database Systems" 
   Mokbel Mohamed and Justin Levandoski (Univ. Of Minnesota, USA) 
   "Law-Aware Access Control for International Financial Environment"
   Stieghahn Michael and Thomas Engel (Univ. Of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)  
   "An Innovative Architecture for Context Foraging"
   Tsetsos Vassileios and Stathes Hadjiefthymiades (Univ. Of Athens, Greece) 
15:45 - 16:15 (30min): Coffee Break & Demonstrations
   "Demonstrating an Evacuation Algorithm with Mobile Devices using an
   e-Scavenger Hunt Game"
   Jesse Szwedko, Callen Shaw, Alexander Connor, Alexandros Labrinidis 
   and Panos Chrysanthis (Univ. of Pittsburgh, USA)
   "MobiSNA: a Mobile Video Social Network Application"
   Liang Gou, Jung-Hyun Kim, Hung-Hsuan Chen (Penn State University, USA), 
   Jason Collins, Marc Goodman (Alcatel-Lucent, USA), Xiaolong (Luke) Zhang,
   C. Lee Giles (Penn State University, USA))  
16:15 - 18:00 (1h-45m): Keynote Two & Panel  

   Keynote 2 Title: "Space, Time, Sensors, and Data Semantics"
   Keynote 2 Speaker: Dr. Frank Olken (Program Director of NSF for Database Research, USA)
   Panel Title: "20 Years of Mobile Data Management Research: Vision and Reality" 
   Panel Moderator: Panos K. Chrysanthis (University of Pittsburgh, USA)
18:00 - 18:15 (15m): Closing Remarks