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Previous Invited Speakers

The researchers below were distinguished invited speakers at previous SENSORNETS conferences.
We are indebted to them for their contribution to heighten the conference level.

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Mobile Drone Computing  
Luca Mottola, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Security and Privacy Challenges for the Internet of Things   
Biplab Sikdar, University of Singapore, Singapore

Scene Understanding in Emergency Applications: Challenges and Lessons Learnt  
Niki Trigoni, University of Oxford, United Kingdom


Smart Internet of Things: A Cyber Physical Social System Perspective    
Symeon Papavassiliou, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

SDN, NFV and the 5G Eco-system at the Service of IoT  
Fabrizio Granelli, Università degli Studi di Trento, Italy


Optical Fiber Sensors and Networks - Will They Further Brighten Our Future?    
Steffen Lochmann, Hochschule Wismar, University of Applied Sciences: Technology, Business and Design, Germany

Indoor Air Quality Assessment - A New Challenge for Sensor Technology  
Andrzej Szczurek, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland


Dependable Internet of Things
Kay Römer, Graz University of Technology, Austria

Agent-based Modelling and Simulation  
Ojaras Purvinis, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania


Sensor Networks based on Optical Waveguide Sensors    
Kort Bremer, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

Power Supply for Wireless Sensor Systems    
Leonhard Reindl, University of Freiburg, Germany

Back to the Future - Transiently-powered Computing in the Internet of Things  
Luca Mottola, Politecnico di Milano, Italy and SICS Swedish ICT, Sweden


Sensor Networks as the new Attack Target  
Nancy Cam-Winget, Cisco Systems, United States

Mobile Edge Computing Empowers Internet of Things
Nirwan Ansari, New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States

Tracking our Lives - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly  
Thomas Gilbert, Alexandra Institute, Denmark


Energy Efficient Sensor Network Configuration for Covering Points of Interest  
Christos Douligeris, University of Piraeus, Greece

Sensor Networks, Where Theory Meets Practice    
Roger Wattenhofer, , Switzerland


IoT-LAB - A First Class Scientific Tool for Large Scale IoT Experiments  
Eric Fleury, Independent Researcher, France

i-sense - Early Warning Sensing Systems for Infectious Diseases
Ingemar Cox, University of Copenhagen, Denmark and University College London, United Kingdom

Implementation Considerations for Network Coding in Sensor Networks
Muriel Medard, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States

IoT, Big Data & Smart Cities - The Untold Story    
Mischa Dohler, King's College London, United Kingdom


Human Sensors - Perspectives on the Digital Self
Stephen Fairclough, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom

State of the Art and Future Developments of Measurement Applications on Smartphones  
Pasquale Daponte, University of Sannio, Italy

A Tiny Laboratory under the Skin
Sandro Carrara, Independent Researcher, Switzerland

Real-Time Wireless Control Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems  
Chenyang Lu, Washington University in St. Louis, United States

Security Mechanisms for Wireless Sensor Networks
Utz Roedig, Lancaster University, United Kingdom

Physiological Computing for Outdoor Activities
António Câmara, Independent Researcher, Portugal

Verification and Performance Analysis of Embedded and Cyber-Physical Systems using UPPAAL
Kim G. Larsen, Aalborg University, Denmark

Dielectric Waveguide Amplifiers and Lasers
Markus Pollnau, University of Twente, Netherlands


High-precision Indoor Positioning Systems - Challenges and Research Directions  
Niki Trigoni, Independent Researcher, United Kingdom

Sensors and Machine-to-Machine Technologies for Smarter Cities  
Mischa Dohler, King's College London, United Kingdom

Sensor Networks, Ubiquitous Computing, and Information Fusion – An Overview of the Triad Underlying Emerging Information Networks
Belur V. Dasarathy, Independent Researcher, United States

Wireless Sensor Networks for Home Health Care  
John Stankovic, University of Virginia, United States

A Perspective of the Networks of the Future and Smart Cities
Luis M. Correia, IST/IT-Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal


Joseph Sifakis, Independent Researcher, France

EMBEDDED & INTERCONNECTED DEVICES - Converting the Physical World into an Information System    
Paul Lencioni, Independent Researcher, United States

ARE WE READY TO GO LARGE-SCALE? - Challenges in the Deployment and Maintenance of Heterogeneous Networks of Cooperating Objects  
Pedro J. Marrón, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS - Protocols, Optimization and Applications  
Kin K. Leung, Independent Researcher, United Kingdom

Juan C. Augusto, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, United Kingdom