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ACSOS 2020
Mon 17 - Fri 21 August 2020
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Mon 17 Aug
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12:00 - 14:00: Session 1 ACSOS In Practice at ACSOS In Practice Meeting Room
Chair(s): K R JayaramIBM Research, USA, Christopher StewartThe Ohio State University, USA
12:00 - 12:25
Talk
Microarchitecture and System Simulators: Challenges in Convergence and Recent Efforts
ACSOS In Practice
Saurabh GuptaIntel Labs
12:30 - 12:55
Talk
Automating GUI Testing with Image-Based Deep Reinforcement Learning
ACSOS In Practice
Juha EskonenEricsson
13:00 - 14:00
Industry talk
Automated Machine Learning: A software engineer's perspective
ACSOS In Practice
I: Atin SoodIBM
20:00 - 22:00: Session 2ACSOS In Practice at ACSOS In Practice Meeting Room
Chair(s): Christopher StewartThe Ohio State University, USA, K R JayaramIBM Research, USA
20:00 - 20:55
Industry talk
Challenges in Moving from Datasets to Live Data for Visual Machine Learning
ACSOS In Practice
I: Vishakha Gupta-CledatApertureData
21:00 - 21:25
Industry talk
Leveraging Data Mesh to Optimize Hybrid Cloud for Adaptive AI Control in Industrial Systems
ACSOS In Practice
Anthony HillAdapdix Corporation
21:30 - 21:55
Industry talk
Using a Unified Approach to Reduce Storage I/O for Big Data Workloads
ACSOS In Practice
I: Theo GkountouvasFuturewei Technologies
22:30 - 00:30: Session 3ACSOS In Practice at ACSOS In Practice Meeting Room
Chair(s): Christopher StewartThe Ohio State University, USA, K R JayaramIBM Research, USA
22:30 - 23:25
Talk
Research Questions, Data Methods, and Ethics:From Memex to the Automated Scientist
ACSOS In Practice
S: Emre KicimanMicrosoft Research
23:30 - 23:55
Talk
When to use the golden hammer: Thinking about the trade-offs around using machine learning in evolving systems
ACSOS In Practice
00:00 - 00:30
Talk
A Truly Autonomous Network
ACSOS In Practice
A: Pierre ImaiRakuten

Tue 18 Aug
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14:45 - 15:00: OpeningResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
14:45 - 15:00
Opening / Welcome Message
Research Papers
15:00 - 16:15: Keynote: Susan StepneyResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Hartmut SchmeckKarlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
15:00 - 16:15
Keynote
Cyber-bio-physical systems engineering, or: can we grow a skyscraper?
Research Papers
Susan StepneyUniversity of York
16:15 - 16:45: Coffee BreakCatering
16:45 - 17:45: Self-AdaptationResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Evangelos PournarasUniversity of Leeds
16:45 - 17:05
Full-paper
A Survey of Methodology in Self-Adaptive Systems Research
Research Papers
Barry PorterLancaster University, Roberto Vito Rodrigues FilhoLancaster University, Paul DeanLancaster University
17:05 - 17:25
Full-paper
A self-configuring and adaptive privacy-aware permission system for Android apps
Research Papers
Gian Luca Scoccia, Marco AutiliUniversity of L'Aquila, Italy, Paola InverardiUniversity of L'Aquila
17:25 - 17:45
Short-paper
Assessing Adaptations based on Change Impacts
Research Papers
Sharmin JahanUniversity of Tulsa, Ian Riley, Rose GambleUniversity of Tulsa
16:45 - 17:45: Cloud SystemsResearch Papers at Presentation Room B
Chair(s): Ahmed Ali-EldinUMass Amherst
16:45 - 17:05
Full-paper
ENSURE: Efficient Scheduling and Autonomous Resource Management in Serverless Environments
Research Papers
Amoghavarsha SureshStony Brook University, Gagan SomashekarStony Brook University, Anandh VaradarajanStony Brook University, Veerendra Ramesh KakarlaStony Brook University, Hima UpadhyayStony Brook University, Anshul GandhiStony Brook University
17:05 - 17:25
Full-paper
PRESTO: a latency-aware power-capping orchestrator for cloud-native microservices
Research Papers
Rolando BrondolinPolitecnico di Milano, Marco SantambrogioPolitecnico di Milano
17:25 - 17:45
Short-paper
Self-Patch: Beyond Patch Tuesday for Containerized Applications
Research Papers
Olufogorehan Tunde-OnadeleNorth Carolina State University, Yuhang LinNorth Carolina State University, Jingzhu HeNorth Carolina State University, Xiaohui GuNorth Carolina State University
17:45 - 18:45: Lunch/DinnerCatering
18:00 - 18:45: Lunch/Dinner Yoga TuesdaySocial Program at Yoga Room
18:00 - 18:45
Other
Yoga
Social Program
Birgit PenzenstadlerCalifornia State University Long Beach
18:45 - 19:10: PhD Lightning TalksDoctoral Symposium at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Phyllis NelsonCalifornia State Polytechnic University Pomona, Barry PorterLancaster University
18:45 - 19:10
PhD Lightning Talks
Doctoral Symposium
19:10 - 19:35: Workshop Summaries and Lightning TalksWorkshops and Tutorials at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Claudia RaibuletUniversità degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy, Pradeep KumarWilliam and Mary
19:35 - 20:00: Posters and Demos Lightning TalksPosters and Demos at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Gabriele ValentiniArizona State University, Ioan PetriCardiff University
20:00 - 20:05: Coffee BreakCatering
20:05 - 21:05: Poster and Demo SessionPosters and Demos at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Ioan PetriCardiff University, Gabriele ValentiniArizona State University
20:05 - 20:17
Poster
Architecture for a Dynamic Security Service Function Chain Reordering Framework
Posters and Demos
20:17 - 20:29
Poster
A Deep Explainable Model for Adaptation Space Reduction
Posters and Demos
20:29 - 20:41
Demonstration
Enhancing a Communication System with Adaptive Behavior using REACT
Posters and Demos
Martin PfannemüllerUniversity of Mannheim, Martin BreitbachUniversity of Mannheim, Christian KrupitzerUniversity of Würzburg, Germany, Christian BeckerUniversity of Mannheim, Andy SchürrTU Darmstadt
20:41 - 20:53
Poster
HeyCitI: Healthy Cycling in a City using Self-Adaptive Internet-of-Things
Posters and Demos
20:53 - 21:05
Poster
dTAS: A Decentralized Self-Adaptive Service-Based System Exemplar
Posters and Demos
Jelle Van De Sijpe, Danny WeynsLinnaeus University, Sweden

Wed 19 Aug
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15:00 - 16:15: Keynote: Pete BeckmanResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Christopher StewartThe Ohio State University, USA
15:00 - 16:15
Keynote
Sage Cyberinfrastructure for the Digital Continuum, from AI@Edge to Cloud
Research Papers
Pete BeckmanNorthwestern University and Argonne National Laboratory
16:15 - 16:45: Coffee BreakCatering
16:45 - 17:45: Open SystemsResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Jean BotevUniversity of Luxembourg
16:45 - 17:05
Full-paper
Case Study of an Automated Approach to Managing Collections of Autonomic Systems
Research Papers
Thomas GlazierCarnegie Mellon University, David GarlanCarnegie Mellon University, Bradley SchmerlCarnegie Mellon University, USA
17:05 - 17:25
Full-paper
Adaptive Trust-Aware Decentralized Information Flow Control
Research Papers
Charilaos SkandylasLinnaeus University, Narges KhakpourLinnaeus University, Jesper AnderssonLinnaeus University
17:25 - 17:45
Short-paper
A Distributed Population Management Approach for Mobile Agent Systems
Research Papers
Bryan ProsserWake Forest University, Errin FulpWake Forest University
16:45 - 17:45: Model-based SystemsResearch Papers at Presentation Room B
Chair(s): Rose GambleUniversity of Tulsa
16:45 - 17:05
Full-paper
Hybrid Planning Using Learning and Model Checking for Autonomous Systems
Research Papers
Ashutosh PandeyCarnegie Mellon University, USA, and Facebook, Inc., Ivan Ruchkin, Bradley SchmerlCarnegie Mellon University, USA, David GarlanCarnegie Mellon University
17:05 - 17:25
Full-paper
REACT: A Model-Based Runtime Environment for Adapting Communication Systems
Research Papers
Martin PfannemüllerUniversity of Mannheim, Martin BreitbachUniversity of Mannheim, Christian KrupitzerUniversity of Würzburg, Germany, Markus WeckesserTU Darmstadt, Christian BeckerUniversity of Mannheim, Bradley SchmerlCarnegie Mellon University, USA, Andy SchürrTU Darmstadt
17:25 - 17:45
Short-paper
Design-Time Validation of Runtime Reconfiguration Strategies: An Environmental-Driven Approach
Research Papers
Max ScheererFZI Research Center for Information Technology, Germany, Martina RappFZI Research Center for Information Technology, Ralf ReussnerKarlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and FZI - Research Center for Information Technology (FZI)
16:45 - 17:45: PhD Symposium Session ADoctoral Symposium at Presentation Room C
Chair(s): Barry PorterLancaster University, Phyllis NelsonCalifornia State Polytechnic University Pomona
16:45 - 17:05
Doctoral symposium paper
Towards realistic task and capability description in self-organizing production systems
Doctoral Symposium
Martin NeumayerUniversität Augsburg
17:05 - 17:25
Doctoral symposium paper
A Deep Domain-Specific Model Framework for Self-Reproducing Robotic Control Systems
Doctoral Symposium
17:25 - 17:45
Doctoral symposium paper
Interactive Knowledge-Guided Learning
Doctoral Symposium
Richard NordsiekXITASO GmbH IT & Software Solutions
17:45 - 18:45: Lunch/DinnerCatering
18:45 - 20:00: LearningResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Christian KrupitzerUniversity of Würzburg, Germany
18:45 - 19:10
Full-paper
DeCrypto Pro: Deep Learning Based Cryptomining Malware Detection Using Performance Counters
Research Papers
Ganapathy ManiPurdue University, Vikram PasumartiPurdue University, Bharat BhargavaPurdue University, Faisal Tariq VoraPurdue University, James MacDonaldNorthrop Grumman Corporation, Justin KingNorthrop Grumman Corporation, Jason KobesNorthrop Grumman Corporation
19:10 - 19:35
Full-paper
Learning Distributed Controllers for V-Formation
Research Papers
Shouvik RoyStony Brook University, Usama MehmoodStony Brook University, Radu GrosuVienna University of Technology, Scott SmolkaStony Brook University, Scott StollerStony Brook University, Ashish TiwariMicrosoft
19:35 - 20:00
Full-paper
Coevolutionary Learning of Neuromodulated Controllers for Multi-Stage and Gamified Tasks
Research Papers
Chloe BarnesAston University, Anikó EkártAston University, Birmingham, UK, Kai Olav EllefsenUniversity of Oslo, Kyrre GletteUniversity of Oslo, Peter Lewis, Jim TørresenUniversity of Oslo
18:45 - 20:00: Short PapersResearch Papers at Presentation Room B
Chair(s): Christopher LandauerTopcy House Consulting / Aeospace
18:45 - 19:03
Short-paper
MERIT: Model-driven Rehoming for VNF Chains
Research Papers
Muhammad WajahatStony Brook University, Bharath BalasubramanianAT&T Labs Research, Anshul GandhiStony Brook University, Gueyoung JungAT&T Labs Research, Shankaranarayanan Puzhavakath NarayananAT&T Labs Research
19:03 - 19:22
Short-paper
How far should I watch? Quantifying the effect of various observational capabilities on long-range situational awareness in multi-robot teams
Research Papers
Sehyeok Kang, Taeyeong ChoiArizona State University, Theodore PavlicArizona State University
19:22 - 19:41
Short-paper
FCPP: an efficient and extensible field calculus framework
Research Papers
Giorgio AudritoUniversità di Torino
19:41 - 20:00
Short-paper
Automating GUI Testing with Image-Based Deep Reinforcement Learning
Research Papers
Juha EskonenEricsson, Julen KahlesEricsson Finland, Joel ReijonenEricsson Finland
18:45 - 20:00: PhD Symposium Session BDoctoral Symposium at Presentation Room C
Chair(s): Phyllis NelsonCalifornia State Polytechnic University Pomona, Barry PorterLancaster University
18:45 - 19:10
Doctoral symposium paper
Opportunistic Knowledge Adaption in Self-Learning Systems
Doctoral Symposium
Simon ReichhuberChristian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
19:10 - 19:35
Doctoral symposium paper
A Self-Adaptive Blockchain Framework to Balance Performance, Security, and Energy Consumption in IoT applications
Doctoral Symposium
Mohammadreza RasolroveicyPolytechnique Montréal
19:35 - 20:00
Live Q&A
PhD Symposium Plenary Q&A
Doctoral Symposium
20:00 - 20:15: Coffee BreakCatering
20:15 - 21:00: Panel DiscussionResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Kirstie BellmanAerospace Corporation
20:15 - 21:00
Panel Discussion
Research Papers
Betty H.C. ChengMichigan State University, Lukas EsterleAarhus University, Anthony HillAdapdix Corporation
21:15 - 23:00: Bring Your Own Drink ReceptionSocial Program at Presentation Room A
21:15 - 23:00
Dinner
Bring Your Own Drink Reception
Social Program

Thu 20 Aug
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15:00 - 16:15: Keynote: Hiroki SayamaResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Ada DiaconescuLTCI Lab, Telecom Paris, Institute Politechnqie de Paris
15:00 - 16:15
Keynote
Self-Organization of Society: Fragmentation, Disagreement, and How to Overcome Those
Research Papers
16:15 - 16:45: Coffee BreakCatering
16:45 - 17:45: User-centric systemsResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Barry PorterLancaster University
16:45 - 17:05
Full-paper
Reasoning about When to Provide Explanation for Human-in-the-loop Self-Adaptive Systems
Research Papers
NIANYU LIPeking University, China, Javier CamaraUniversity of York, David GarlanCarnegie Mellon University, Bradley SchmerlCarnegie Mellon University, USA
17:05 - 17:25
Full-paper
Collective Learning: A 10-Year Odyssey to Human-centered Distributed Intelligence
Research Papers
Evangelos PournarasUniversity of Leeds
17:25 - 17:45
Short-paper
Evaluating the Effect of User-Given Guiding Attention on the Learning Process
Research Papers
Richard NordsiekXITASO GmbH IT & Software Solutions, Michael HeiderUniversität Augsburg, Andreas AngererXITASO GmbH IT & Software Solutions, Jörg HähnerUniversität Augsburg
16:45 - 17:45: ScalabilityResearch Papers at Presentation Room B
Chair(s): Xiaohui GuNC State University
16:45 - 17:05
Full-paper
Hierarchical Scaling of Microservices in Kubernetes
Research Papers
Fabiana RossiUniversity of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy, Valeria CardelliniUniversity of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy, Francesco Lo PrestiUniversity of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
17:05 - 17:25
Full-paper
Deadlock Avoidance for Multiple Tasks in a Self-Organizing Production Cell
Research Papers
Joseph HirschUniversität Augsburg, Martin NeumayerUniversität Augsburg, Hella PonsarUniversität Augsburg, Oliver KosakUniversität Augsburg, Wolfgang ReifUniversity of Augsburg, Institute for Software & Systems Engineering
17:25 - 17:45
Short-paper
Taming Resource Heterogeneity In Distributed ML Training With Dynamic Batching
Research Papers
Sahil TyagiIndiana University Bloomington, Prateek SharmaIndiana University Bloomington
17:45 - 18:45: Lunch/DinnerCatering
18:00 - 18:45: Lunch/Dinner Yoga ThursdaySocial Program at Yoga Room
18:00 - 18:45
Other
Yoga
Social Program
Birgit PenzenstadlerCalifornia State University Long Beach
18:45 - 20:00: Best Paper CandidatesResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
Chair(s): Timothy WoodGeorge Washington University, Sven TomfordeChristian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
18:45 - 19:10
Full-paper
Building Reusable Repertoires for Stochastic Self-* Planners
Research Papers
Cody KinneerCarnegie Mellon University, Rijnard van TonderSourcegraph, David GarlanCarnegie Mellon University, Claire Le GouesCarnegie Mellon University
19:10 - 19:35
Full-paper
Reconfigurable Embedded Devices Using Reinforcement Learning to Develop Action-Policies
Research Papers
Alwyn BurgerUniversity of Duisburg-Essen, David KingAir Force Institute of Technology, Gregor SchieleUniversity of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
19:35 - 20:00
Full-paper
Understanding Uncertainty in Self-adaptive Systems
Research Papers
Radu CalinescuUniversity of York, UK, Raffaela MirandolaPolitecnico di Milano , Diego PérezLinnaeus University, Danny WeynsKU Leuven
20:00 - 20:15: Coffee BreakCatering
20:15 - 21:00: ClosingResearch Papers at Presentation Room A
20:15 - 20:30
Awards
Research Papers
20:30 - 20:45
ACSOS 2021
Research Papers
20:45 - 21:00
Closing Statement
Research Papers

Fri 21 Aug
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15:00 - 16:00: PhD Symposium Session C Doctoral Symposium at Doctoral Symposium Friday Venue
Chair(s): Barry PorterLancaster University
15:00 - 15:15
Talk
A Model-Based Runtime Environment for Adapting Communication Systems
Doctoral Symposium
Martin PfannemüllerUniversity of Mannheim
15:15 - 15:30
Talk
Stability of Data Collection in Aggregate Programming
Doctoral Symposium
Hunza ZainabUniversity of Iowa
15:30 - 15:45
Talk
Conceptual Modeling Language for Autonomic Systems
Doctoral Symposium
15:45 - 15:50
Talk
Fault Tolerant Centralized Scheduling using Decentralized Schedulers
Doctoral Symposium
Smita VijayakumarUniversity of Cambridge
15:50 - 15:55
Talk
Design and Implementation of Fully Autonomous Aerial Swarms
Doctoral Symposium
15:00 - 16:00: PhD Symposium Session DDoctoral Symposium at Doctoral Symposium Friday Venue B (replaces Presentation Room B)
Chair(s): Miaoqing HuangUniversity of Arkansas
15:00 - 15:15
Talk
Deployment of Distributed Applications in Geo-distributed Environments
Doctoral Symposium
Fabiana RossiUniversity of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
15:15 - 15:30
Talk
A Decentralized Approach to Explanatory Artificial Intelligence for Autonomic Systems
Doctoral Symposium
Étienne HouzéTélécom Paris
15:30 - 15:35
Talk
Micro-controllers: Promoting Structurally Flexible Controllers in Self-adaptive Software Systems
Doctoral Symposium
Bento Rafael SiqueiraFederal University of São Carlos
15:35 - 15:40
Talk
The Modeling and Management of Computational Sprinting
Doctoral Symposium
Nathaniel MorrisOhio State University
15:40 - 15:45
Talk
Towards Reducing Risk and Uncertainty of Data Driven Learning Paradigm
Doctoral Symposium
Krishanu SarkerGeorgia State University
15:45 - 15:50
Talk
Architecture support for fast inference services for decision tree based machine learning
Doctoral Symposium
Eduardo RomeroOhio State University
15:00 - 21:00
7th Self-Improving Systems Integration Workshop (SISSY 2020)
Workshops and Tutorials
Kirstie BellmanAerospace Corporation, Sven TomfordeChristian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Ada DiaconescuLTCI Lab, Telecom Paris, Institute Politechnqie de Paris, Lukas EsterleAarhus University
15:00 - 17:30
Tutorial
Ethics in Self-* Sociotechnical Systems
Workshops and Tutorials
Nirav AjmeriNorth Carolina State University, Pradeep K. MurukannaiahRochester Institute of Technology, Munindar P. SinghNorth Carolina State University
15:00 - 21:00
5th Workshop on Engineering Collective Adaptive Systems (eCAS 2020)
Workshops and Tutorials
Giorgio AudritoUniversità di Torino, Peter Lewis
15:00 - 21:00
Tutorial
Autonomous Multi-Cloud Application Deployment and Optimized Management Using Open Source Frameworks
Workshops and Tutorials
Marta Różańska, Geir HornUniversity of Oslo
16:00 - 17:00: Doctoral School Professional Development TalksDoctoral Symposium at Doctoral Symposium Friday Venue
Chair(s): Barry PorterLancaster University, Miaoqing HuangUniversity of Arkansas
16:00 - 16:15
Talk
How to write a good paper?
Doctoral Symposium
Timothy WoodGeorge Washington University
16:15 - 16:30
Talk
How to land an academic job?
Doctoral Symposium
Miaoqing HuangUniversity of Arkansas
16:30 - 16:45
Talk
What do you need to prepare to secure a position in industry?
Doctoral Symposium
K R JayaramIBM Research, USA
16:45 - 17:00
Talk
What ethics do you need to follow in your profession and your career?
Doctoral Symposium
Phyllis NelsonCalifornia State Polytechnic University Pomona

Mon 17 Aug
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Tue 18 Aug
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ACSOS In Practice Meeting Room
Presentation Room A
Presentation Room B
Yoga Room

Wed 19 Aug
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Presentation Room C

Fri 21 Aug
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Doctoral Symposium Friday Venue
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Workshop and Tutorials Meeting Room Friday
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