Sam (S.S.) Lightstone  Sam (S.S.) Lightstone photo         

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CTO for Data & IBM Fellow, IBM Data and AI
Markham, ON, Canada
  

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2019

 

Programme committee, 10th International Workshop on Self-Managing Database Systems (SMDB 2019) Held in conjunction with ICDE 2019, Macau SAR, China, April 12 2019

2013

 

Programme committee, 8th International Workshop on Self-Managing Database Systems (SMDB 2013) Held in conjunction with ICDE 2013, Brisbane, Australia, April 8 – 13, 2013.

2012

 

7th SMDB workshop, co-located with the 2012 IEEE Conference on Data Engineering,  Washington, DC April 1-5, 2012

2012

 

Programme committee of the IEEE EASe conference,  April 11th-13th 2012, Novi Sad, Serbia

2009

-Present

Member of the IBM Academy of Technology

2005

-2011

Member of the IEEE Computer Society Task Force on Autonomous & Autonomic Systems

2008

-2014

Executive member, IEEE Data Engineering Workgroup on Self-Managing Database Systems

2009

 

Program Committee, 4th International Workshop on Self-Managing Database Systems (SMDB 2009) 29 March, Shanghai, China

2006

-2008

Member of the Executive Committee of the IEEE Technical Committee on Data Engineering

2005

-2008

Chair (1st) of the IEEE Computer Society Data Engineering Workgroup on Self-Managing Database Systems.

2008

 

Industrial Program Committee, SIGMOD 2008, June 9-12 2008, Vancouver, Canada.

2008

 

Program Committee, 3nd International Workshop on Self-Managing Database Systems (SMDB 2008) 7 April 2008, Cancun Mexico

2007

 

Workshop co-chair, “Innovation for Today and the Fast-Paced World of Tomorrow”, CASCON, Oct 24 2007, Toronto, Canada

2007

 

Program Committee,  4th IEEE Workshop on Engineering of Autonomic and Autonomous Systems  (EASe 2007) March 26th-29th, 2007 “Raising Expectations of Self-Managing Computer Based Systems”, Tucson, AZ U.S.A at the University of Arizona

2007

 

Program Committee, 2nd International Workshop on Self-Managing Database Systems (SMDB 2007) 16 April 2007, Istanbul, Turkey

2007

 

Program Committee, The Second International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (AReS)   ARES 2007 - "The International Security and Dependability Conference", April 10th - April 13th, 2007,  Vienna University of Technology, Austria

2007

 

Program Committee, The 3rd IEEE International Symposium on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC'07), Loyola College Graduate Center, Columbia, MD, USA, 25-27, September, 2007

2006

 

Program Committee: 3rd IEEE Workshop on Engineering of Autonomic and Autonomous Systems  (EASe 2006), Dually located: Potsdam, Germany, co-located with IEEE 13th ECBS 28-30 March 2006, and Columbia, MD, USA collocated with NASA/IEEE SEW 30 24-28 April 2006

2006

 

Program Committee: Fourth International Workshop on Autonomic Distributed Data and Storage Systems Management Workshop (ADSM 2006) University of Reading, UK May 28-31, 2006.

2006

 

Program Committee: The 2nd IEEE International Symposium on Dependable Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC'06) At Indiana University, Purdue University, Indianapolis, USA September 29-October 1, 2006

2000

 

Founder and chair of the DB2 Autonomic Computing Workgroup technology team.

2005

 

Program Committee for the First IFIP Workshop on Trusted and Autonomic Ubiquitous and Embedded

Systems (TAUES-2005) in conjunction with 2005 IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC'2005) Nagasaki, Japan, 6-9 December 2005.

2005

 

Program Committee: IEEE Workshop on Engineering of Autonomic Systems (EASe 2005) , 12th Annual IEEE International Conference and Workshop on the Engineering of Computer Based Systems (ECBS 2005) , April 3-8, 2005 Washington DC, USA

2005

 

Technical Program Committee, International Conference on Autonomous and Autonomic  Systems,  ICAS 2005, Tahiti, French Polynesia, October 23-28, 2005

2004

 

Program Committee: IEEE Workshop on Engineering of Autonomic Systems (EASe 2004) , 11th Annual IEEE International Conference and Workshop on the Engineering of Computer Based Systems (ECBS 2004) , May 24-27, 2004 , Brno, Czech Republic.

1986

-1989

Queen's University Men's Foil Fencing Team.

1988

 

President of the B'nai Brith Hillel Foundation, Queen’s university. (September through December 1988).