Organizing Committee of AINA 2012

General Co-Chairs
Takuo Nakashima, Tokai University, Japan
Hui-Huang Hsu, Tamkang University, Taiwan
Wenny Rahayu, La Trobe University, Australia

Program Committee Co-Chairs
Tomoya Enokido, Rissho University, Japan
Jong Hyuk Park, Seoul National University of Science and Technology(SeoulTech), Korea
Markus Aleksy, ABB AG, Germany

Workshops Co-Chairs
Fatos Xhafa, Technical University of Catalonia, Spain
Minoru Uehara, Toyo University, Japan
David Taniar, Monash University, Australia
Sang-Soo Yeo, Mokwon University, Korea

Program Vice Chairs and Research Tracks

1. Opportunistic and Delay Tolerant Networks
Stephane Maag, TELECOM SudParis, France
Jung-Shian Li, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

2. Ad Hoc, Mesh and Sensor Networks

Han-Chieh Chao, National Ilan University, Taiwan
Sherali Zeadally, University of the District of Columbia, USA
Whai-En Chen, National Ilan University, Taiwan

3. Pervasive/Ubiquitous Computing and Services

Mikko Rissanen, ABB Corporate Research, Sweden
Joseph Kee-Yin Ng, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

4. Vehicular Networks and Applications

Vamsi Krishna Paruchuri, University of Central Arkansas, USA
Hiroshi Shigeno, Keio University, Japan

5. Distributed and Parallel Systems

Cho-Li Wang, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Anne Benoit, ENS Lyon et IUF, France
Weisong Shi Wayne State University, USA

6. Distributed Database and Data Mining

Akimitsu Kanzaki, Osaka University, Japan
Eric Pardede, La Trobe University, Australia

7. Grid, P2P and Scalable Computing

Heinz Kredel, University of Mannheim, Germany
Hanh Le, University of Cape Town, South Africa

8. Internet Computing and Web Applications

Yuka Kato, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan
Ralf Gitzel, ABB Corporate Research Center, Germany

9. Service Oriented Architecture and Applications

Axel Korthaus, Victoria University, Australia
Takuo Suganuma, Tohoku University, Japan

10. Multimedia and Social Networking

Changhoon Lee, Hanshin University, Korea
Hiroaki Nishino, Oita University, Japan

11. Agent Systems, Intelligent Computing and Applications

Giacomo Cabri, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Kuo-Ming Chao, Conventry University, UK

12. Security, Privacy and Trust

Taeshik Shon, Ajou University, Korea
Joonsang Baek, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research, UAE
Stefan Sackmann, Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany

13. Communications Network and Protocols

Song Guo, The University of Aizu, Japan
Geyong Min, University of Bradford, UK

14. Mobile Networks and Applications

Agustinus Borgy Waluyo, Monash University, Australia
Fumio Teraoka, Keio University, Japan

15. Dependable Systems and Autonomic Computing/Networking

Elhadi Shakshuki, Acadia University, Canada
Tsang-Ling Sheu, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaoshiung, Taiwan

16. Semantics in Collaborative Systems

Young-Sik Jeong, Wonkwang University, Korea
Dumitru Roman, SINTEF, Norway

International Journal Co-Chairs
Ilsun You, Korean Bible University, Korea
Takahiro Hara, Osaka University, Japan
Ching-Hsien (Robert) Hsu, Chung Hua University, Taiwan
Farookh Hussain, Curtin University, Australia

Award Co-Chairs
Yoshitaka Shibata, Iwate Prefectural University, Japan
Arjan Durresi, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA
Winston Seah, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Irfan Awan, Bradford University, UK

Publicity Co-Chairs
Salvatore Vitabile, University of Palermo, Italy
Chunming Rong, University of Stavanger, Norway
Hiroaki Nishino, Oita University, Japan
Chungmin Huang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

International Liaison Co-Chairs
Hwee-Pink Tan, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
Kin Fun Li, University of Victoria, Canada
Muhammad Younas, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Jianhua Ma, Hosei University, Japan

Publication Co-Chairs
Akio Koyama, Yamagata University, Japan
Stephen Huang, The University of Houston, USA
Nik Bessis, University of Derby, UK
Jiandong Li, Xidian University, China

Treasurer / Finance Co-Chairs
Makoto Ikeda, Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
Valbona Barolli, Seikei University, Japan

Local Arrangements Chair
Ailixier Aikebaier, Seikei University, Japan

Steering Committee Co-Chairs

Makoto Takizawa, Seikei University, Japan
Steering Committee Chair and Founder of AINA

Leonard Barolli, Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
Steering Committee Co-Chair


PC members

1. Opportunistic and Delay Tolerant Networks

Marcelo Dias de Amorim, CNRS/LIP6, France
Alagan Anpalagan, Ryerson University, Canada
Han-Chieh Chao, National Ilan University, Taiwan
Ling-Jyh Chen, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Hongbin Chen, Guilin University of Electronic Technology, China
Bo-Chao Cheng, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Vania Conan, Thales, France
Teruo Higashino, Osaka University, Japan
Sinchai Kamolphiwong, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
Jussi Kangasharju, University of Helsinki, Finland
Akimitsu Kanzaki, Osaka University, Japan
Mingfu Li, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
Maode Ma, NTU, Singapore
Sanjay Madria, Missouri S & T, USA
Petros Nicopolitidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Mohammad Obaidat, Monmouth University, USA
Yan Zhang, Simula Research Laboratory & University of Oslo, Norway
Hui-Kai Su, National Formosa University, Taiwan
Honggang Wang, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, USA
Hongyi Wu, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA

2. Ad Hoc, Mesh and Sensor Networks

Fahim Akhter, Zayed University, United Arab Emirates
Ioannis Anagnostopoulos, University of Central Greece, Greece
Kashinath Basu, Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
Thinus Booysen, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Jose Calero, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, UK
Y. C. Chang, National Taitung University, Taitung
Jiming Chen, Zhejiang University, China
Min Chen, Seoul National University, South Korea
D. J. Deng, National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan
J. W. Ding, National Kauhsiung of Applied Sciences, Taiwan
Scott Fowler, Linkoping University, Sweden
L. F. Huang, Xiamen University, China
Nafaa Jabeur, Dhofar University, Oman
Chih-Heng Ke, National Quemoy University, Taiwan
Mohammed Ketel, University of Baltimore, USA
Joanna Kolodziej, University of Bielsko-Biala, Poland
Chin-Feng Lai, National Ilan University, Taiwan
Wei-Tsong Lee, Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan
Ying Liu, Beijing Jiaotong University, Chian
Gregorio Martinez, University of Murcia, Spain
Lei Shu, Osaka University, Japan
Jesus Tellez, Universidad de Carabobo, Venezuela
Elias Tragos, Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology, Greece
Tin-Yu Wu, Tamkang University, Taipei, Taiwan
Neal Naixue Xiong, Georgia State Univ., USA
Liang Zhou, Munich University of Technology, Germany
Oswald Jumira, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Neeraj kumar, Thapar University, India
Farhan Siddiqui, Walden University, USA

3. Pervasive/Ubiquitous Computing and Services

Peter Antoniac, Nokia Mobile Phones, Finland
Paolo Bellavista, University of Bologna, Italy
Henry Chan, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Renold Cheng, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Houcine Hassan, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Dimitrios Katsaros, University of Thessaly, Greece
Naoto Kume, Kyoto University Hospital, Japan
Tomohiro Kuroda, Kyoto University Hospital, Japan
Hong-va Leong, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Zakaria Maamar, Zayed University, UAE
Charalampos Z. Patrikakis, Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus, Greece
George Roussos, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK
Robert Steele, The University of Sydney, Australia
Athanasios V. Vasilakos, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Jari Veijalainen, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
Zhijun Wang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Laurence T. Yang, St Francis Xavier University, Canada
Zhiwen Yu, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Yan Zhang, Simula Research Laboratory & University of Oslo, Norway
Baihua Zheng, Singapore Management University, Singapore
Xiaosong Zheng, Shanghai University, China
Jing Zhou, Communications University of China, China

4. Vehicular Networks and Applications

Onur Altintas, Toyota InfoTechnology Center, Japan
Bhed Bahadur Bista, Iwate Prefectural University, Japan
Debasish Chakraborty, Tohoku University, Japan
Sriram Chellappan, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
Li-Der Chou, National Central University, Taiwan
Qiang Duan, Penn State University, Abington, USA
Thierry Ernst, INRIA, France
Magnus Jonsson, Halmstad University, Sweden
Sinan Kockara, University of Central Arkansas, USA
Hyun Seo Oh, ETRI, Korea
Chotipat Pornavalai, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
Bhavananda Rathinasamy, University of Central Arkansas, USA
Yu Sun, University of Central Arkansas, USA
Takaaki Umedu, Osaka University, Japan
Jessie Walker, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, USA
Ushio Yamamoto, Gunma University, Japan
Tomoyuki Yashiro, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan

5. Distributed and Parallel Systems

Kunal Agrawal, Washington University in St Louis, USA
Marco Aldinucci, University of Torino, Italy
Hinde Bouziane, University of Montpellier 2, France
Fangzhe Chang, Alcatel-Lucent Inc, USA
Zizhong Chen, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Giancarlo Fortino, University of Calabria, Italy
Mourad Hakem, University of Franche Comte, France
Thilo Kielmann, Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
Ruidong Li, NICT, Japan
Cho-Chin Lin, National Ilan University, Taiwan
Kiminori Matsuzaki, Kochi University of Technology, Japan
Akihiro Nakao, University of Tokyo, Japan
Mi-Young Park, Pusan National University, Korea
Guangzhi Qu, Oakland University, USA
Erik Saule, The Ohio State University, USA
Magdalena Slawinska, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Yinfeng Wang, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Weikuan Yu, Auburn University, USA
Jianfeng Zhan, Institute of Computing Technology, China

6. Distributed Database and Data Mining

Erik Buchmann, Universitat Karlsruhe, Germany
Alfredo Cuzzocrea, ICAR-CNR and University of Calabria, Italy
Tran Khanh Dang, HCMC University of Technology
Robin Doss, Deakin University, Australia
Dominique Dudkowski, NEC Europe Ltd., Germany
Yoshiharu Ishikawa, Nagoya University, Japan
Dongwon Jeong, Kunsan National University, Korea
Hideyuki Kawashima, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Ming Li, Deakin University, Australia
Marco Mesiti, University of Genova, Italy
Irena Mlynkova, Charles University, Czech Republic
Mirella M Moro, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais-UFMG, Brazil
Sherif Sakr, NICTA & University of New South Wales, Australia
Lei Ye, University of Wollongong, Australia
Vladimir I. Zadorozhny, University of Pittsburgh, USA

7. Grid, P2P and Scalable Computing

Rajkumar Buyya, University of Melbourne, Australia
Doan B. Hoang, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Hermann Lauer, IWR at University of Heidelberg, Germany
Guillermo Lopez Taboada, University of Coruna, Spain
Sabine Richling, IT Center University of Heidelberg, Germany
Michael Schliephake, KTH - Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Daniel Versick, University of Rostock, Germany

8. Internet Computing and Web Applications

Luciano Baresi, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Yogesh Deshpande, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Oscar Diaz, The University of the Basque Country, Spain
Jian Feng, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong King, China
Franca Garzotto, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Kien A. Hua, University of Central Florida, USA
Mohan Kankanhalli, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Yoshiaki Kitaguchi, Kanazawa University, Japan
Nikolay N. Mirenkov, The University of Aizu, Japan
Shoichi Morimoto, Senshu University, Japan
Maytham Safar, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Shogo Shimizu, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan
Wallapak Tavanapong, Iowa State University, USA
Jevon Wright, Massey University, New Zealand

9. Service Oriented Architecture and Applications

Colin Atkinson, University of Mannheim, Germany
Rene Borner, Deutsche Bank Group, Frankfurt, Germany
Wei Dai, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
Aleksander Dikanski, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Tor-Morten Gronli, The Norwegian School of Information Technology (NITH), Oslo, Norway
Marcello La Rosa, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
Lam-Son Le, University of Wollongong, Australia
Antonia Martinez Carreras, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Thomas Puschmann, Business Engineering Institute, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Stefan Seedorf, University of Mannheim, Germany
Willem-Jan van den Heuvel, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Manolis Voskakis, University of Crete, Greece
Zivkovic Miroslav, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Bendik Bygstad, The Norwegian School of Information Technology (NITH), Oslo, Norway
Gen Kitagata, Tohoku University, Japan
Atsushi Takeda, Tohoku Gakuin University, Japan
Hideyuki Takahashi, Tohoku University, Japan
Akiko Takahashi, Sendai National College of Technology, Japan
Shintaro Imai, Iwate Prefectural University, Japan

10. Multimedia and Social Networking

Richard Chbeir, Bourgogne University, France
Shu-Ching Chen, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
Ernesto Damiani, University of Milano, Italy
Schahram Dustdar, Vienna University of Technology, Wien, Austria
Fabien Gandon, INRIA, France
Jingzhi Guo, University of Macau, China
Yo-Ping Huang, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Claudia Ignat, INRIA Nancy-Grand Est, France
Clement Leung, Hong Kong Baptist University, China
Jen Juan Li, North Dakota State University, USA
Minming Li, City University of Hong Kong, China
Nikolay Mirenkov, University of Aizu, Japan
Andry Rakotonirainy, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Qing Tan, Athabasca University, Canada
Alessandra Toninelli, Engineering Ingegneria Informatica SPA, France
Alexander Vazhenin, University of Aizu, Japan
Athena Vakali, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Xu Han, LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc., USA

11. Agent Systems, Intelligent Computing and Applications

Federico Bergenti, University of Parma, Italy
Vicente J. Botti Navarro, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Elton Domnori, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Maria Ganzha, University Gdansk, Poland
Nathan Griffiths, Warwick University, UK
William Gruver, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Christian Huemer, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Marc-Philippe Huget, University of Savoie, France
Rafal Leszczyna, University Gdansk, Poland
Yinsheng Li Fudan, University, China
Shah Nazaraf, Coventry University, UK
Weiming Shen, NCR, Canada
Sergiu-Dan Stan, Universitatea Tehnic? din Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Yu Tao, IBM, China
Gareth Tyson, King's College, University of London, UK
Marten Van Sinderen, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Eloisa Vargiu, University of Cagliari, Italy
Ying-Hong Wang, Tamkang University, Taiwan
Jianming Yong, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Muhammad Younas, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Haibin Zhu, Nipissing University, Canada

12. Security, Privacy and Trust

Rafael Accorsi, University of Freiburg i. Br., Germany
Alessandro Acquisti, Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, USA
Man Ho Au, University of Wollongong, AUstralia
Rainer Bohme, University of Munster, Germany
Yong Lee, ChungJu University, Korea
Jaeik Cho, Korea University, Korea
Hyohyun Choi, Inha Technical College, Korea
Jihyuk Choi, University of Illinois, USA
Sunwoong Choi, Kookmin University, Korea
Sherman S.M. Chow, University of Waterloo, Canada
Kyusuk Han, KAIST, Korea
Marlen Hofmann, University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Edward Hua, QED Systems, USA
Qiong Huang, South China Agricultural University, China
Xinyi Huang, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
Stefan Jakoubi, Security Research Vienna, Austria
Vishal Kher, VMware, USA
Jangsung Kim, KAIST, Korea
Won Joo Lee, Inha Technical College, Korea
Jongsub Moon, Korea University, Korea
Ralf Peters, University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Rodrigo Roman Castro, University of Malaga, Spain
Willy Susilo, University of Wollongong, Australia
Horst Treiblmaier, Vienna University of Business Administration and Economics, Austria
Peng Wang, Limewire, USA
Thomas Wook Choi, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea
Chan Yeob Yeun, Khalifa University of Science Technology and Research, UAE
Jeong Hyun Yi, Soongsil University, Korea
Hiroshi Yoshiura, University of Electro-Communications Tokyo, Japan
Fangguo Zhang, Sun Yat Sen University, China
Wenjun Gu, Microsoft Corporation, USA

13. Communications Network and Protocols

Marilia Curado,University of Coimbra,Portugal
Mianxiong Dong, University of Aizu, Japan
Jianliang Gao, University of Ulster, UK
Jia Hu, University of Bradford, UK
Xiaolong Jin, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Peng Li, University of Aizu, Japan
Zhuo Li, Nanjing University, China
Peng Liu, Hangzhou Dianzi University, China
Wei Lou, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
Shumao Ou, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Sumesh J. Philip, Western Illinois University, USA
Wenzhang Song, Washington State University, USA
Luis Javier Garcia Villalba, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Lan Wang, University of Huddersfield, UK
Xiaofang Wang, Villanova University, USA
Qin Xin, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Junfeng Xu, Dalian Universtiy of Technology, China
Shui Yu, Deakin University, Australia
Deze Zeng, University of Aizu, Japan

14. Mobile Networks and Applications

Philippe Bertin, Orange Labs, USA
Angelo Brayner, University of Fortaleza, Brazil
Indranil Bose, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Anthony Chan, Huawei, China
Thomas M. Chen, Swansea University, UK
Chi-Yin Chow, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Subir Das, Telecordia Technologies, USA
Amitava Datta, The University of Western Australia, Australia
Thierry Ernst, Mines ParisTech / INRIA, France
Houcine Hassan, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
Won-Joo Hwang, Inje University, Korea
Susumu Ishihara, Shizuoka University, Japan
Wenbin Jiang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Abdelmajid Khelil, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany
Seng W. Loke, La Trobe University, Australia
Mika Luimula, Centria, Finland
Hongbin Luo, Beijing Chiao Tung University, China
Kaori Maeda, Hiroshima City University, Japan
Petros Nicopolitidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Thomas Noel, University of Strasbourg, France
Ken Ohta, NTT DoCoMo, Japan
Weixiong Rao, University of Helsinki, Finland
Winston Seah, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Keiichi Shima, IIJ Innovation Institute, Japan
Keisuke Uehara, Keio University, Japan
Fabrice Valois, INRIA SWING / CITI, INSA-Lyon, France
Laurence T. Yang, St Francis Xavier University, Canada
Mi-Yen Yeh, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Hidetoshi Yokota, KDDI R&D Laboratories, Japan
Yan Zhang, Simula Research Laboratory, Norway

15. Dependable Systems and Autonomic Computing/Networking

Gabriel Antoniu, INRIA, France
Elena Apostol, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Ioana Banicescu, Mississippi State University, USA
Kuo-Ming Chao, University of Coventry, UK
Zi-Tsan Chou, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Jen-Yao Chung, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA
Valentin Cristea, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Ciprian Dobre, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Dan Grigoras, University College Cork, Ireland
Liviu Iftode, the State University of New Jersey, US
Mihai Ionescu, University Politehnica, Bucharest, Romania
Catalin Leordeanu, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Vincenzo Loia, University of Salerno, Italy
Tamer Nadeem, Siemens Corporate Research, Inc., USA
Dana Petcu, West University of Timisoara, Romania
Florin Pop, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Ce'dric Tedeschi, University of Rennes I / INRIA, France
Eliana Tirsa, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania
Chia-Hung Yeh, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Weider Yu, San Jose State University, US

16. Semantics in Collaborative Systems

Terje Aaberge, Western Norway Researh Institute, Norway
Min Choi, Wonkwang University, South Korea
Ioana-Georgiana Ciuciu, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Marin Dimitrov, Ontotext, Bulgaria
Joon-Min Gil, Catholic University of Daegu, South Korea
Youn-Hee Han, Korea University of Technology and Education, South Korea
Eunyoung Lee, Dongduk Women's University, South Korea
Seung-Ho Lim, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea
Alina Dia Miron, Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Heiko Paulheim, SAP Research, Germany
Won Wo Ro, Yonsei University, South Korea
Brahmananda Sapkota, University of Twente, Netherlands
Sven Schade, Joint Research Centre, Italy
Francois Scharffe, University of Montpellier, France
Elena Simperl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Giovanni Tummarello, DERI Galway, Ireland / FBK Trento, Italy
Emanuele Della Valle, Politenico di Milano, Italy
Johan Wilhelm Kluewer, DNV, Norway