Technical Program

08:00AM - 08:45AM Registration and Breakfast
08:45AM - 09:00AM Welcome and Opening Remarks
Venkat Padmanabhan, MSR India, Fabián E. Bustamante, Northwestern U.
09:00AM - 09:45AM IyengarKeynote Address
Improving Performance and Availability for Transaction Processing on the Web
Arun Iyengar, IBM Research
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09:45AM - 10:00AM Break
10:00AM - 10:30AM "Holistic Application Analysis for Update-Independence,"
Charles Garrod, Amit Manjhi, Bruce Maggs*, Todd Mowry+, Anthony Tomasic,
Carnegie Mellon University (* also with Akamai Technologies, + also with Intel Research Pittsburgh)
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10:30AM - 11:00AM "Benchmarking Modern Web Browsers,"
Jordan Nielson, Carey Williamson, Martin Arlitt,
Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary
[Slides]
11:00AM - 11:30AM "Fuzz testing of web applications,"
Rune Hammersland and Einar Snekkenes,
Faculty of Computer Science and Media Technology, Gjøvik University College, Norway
[Slides]
11:30AM - Noon "Resilient Video-on-Demand streaming over P2P networks,"
Dafu Lou, Tet H. Yeap,
University of Ottawa, Canada
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Noon - 1:00PM Workshop Lunch
1:00PM - 1:45PM VenuKeynote Address
Bringing a Social Web to Consumer and Embedded Device
Venu Vasudevan, Senior Director, Software Platforms Research, Motorola Technology
[Slides]
1:45PM - 2:00PM Break
2:00PM - 2:30PM "A Distributed Trust-based Recommendation System on Social Networks,"
Karan Sarda, Priya Gupta, Debdoot Mukherjee, Smruti Padhy, Huzur Saran,
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
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2:30PM - 3:00PM "How Do People Respond to Reputation: Ostracize, Price Discriminate or Punish?,"
Kay-Yut Chen, Scott Golder, Tad Hogg, Cecilia Zenteno,
Hewlett-Packard Labs, Palo Alto, CA
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3:00PM - 3:30PM "Mobile AJAX Applications: Going Far Without The Bars,"
Nikunj Mehta, Garret Swart, Colm Divilly, Ashish Motivala,
Oracle, USA
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3:30PM - 3:45PM Break
3:45PM - 4:30PM BruceKeynote Address
Challenges in Engineering the World's Largest Content Delivery Network
Bruce Maggs, CMU/Akamai
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4:30PM - 6:00PM Closing Remarks and Happy Hour

Fabián E. Bustamante
Last modified: Mon Dec 22 14:55:16 CST 2008