3rd Workshop on Self-Improving System Integration at ICAC 2016
Würzburg, Germany, July 19-22 2016



09:00 – 10:00                      

      Joint Workshop Keynote     (     NN      )

10:00 – 10:30


10:30 – 12:30                      

      10:30 Welcome / Workshop Organisation

                  Kirstie Bellman / Sven Tomforde / Rolf Würtz

      10:45 Keynote: "Goal-oriented Holonic Architectures for
                            Complex Socio-technical Systems"                     

                            Ada Diaconescu    (Telecom Paris-Tech, FR)

      11:30 Talk 1: "An Organic Computing Perspective on Self-Improving
                          System Interweaving at Runtime"

                          Stefan Rudolph (Uni Augsburg, DE)

      12:00  Talk 2: "Towards Self-Improving Activity Recognition
                           Systems based on Probabilistic, Generative Models"

                           Martin Jänicke (Uni Kassel, DE)         

12:30 – 14:00


14:00 – 16:00

      14:00 Talk 3: "Towards Dynamic Epistemic Learning of Actions for
                          Self-improving Agents and Multi-agent Systems"

                          Shuai Wang (Uni Amsterdam, NL)

      14:30 Talk 4: "Predictive Load Balancing in Cloud Computing
                         Environments based on Ensemble Forecasting"

                          Matthias Sommer (Uni Augsburg, DE)

      15:00 Talk 5: "Comparison of Approaches for Self-Improvement in
                          Self-adaptive Systems"

                         Christian Krupitzer (Uni Mannheim, DE)

      15:30 Talk 6: "Lifelong Learning and Collaboration of Smart Technical
                          Systems in Open-Ended Environments - Opportunistic
                          Collaborative Interactive Learning"

                          Bernhard Sick (Uni Kassel, DE)

16:00 – 16:30


16:30 – 18:00

      16:30 Talk 7: "Improving Reliability and Reducing Overhead in
                          Low-Power Sensor Networks using Trust and Forgiveness"

                          Jan Kantert (Uni Hannover, DE)

      17:00 Talk 8: "Model-Based Cooperative System Engineering and  
                          Integration "

                          Christopher Landauer (Topcy, US)

17:30 Discussion

18:00 Closing Remarks



Call for papers

Program Committee

Jacob Beal, BBN Technologies
Jean Botex, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Uwe Brinkschulte, Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Ada Diaconescu, Paris Telecom-Tech, France  
Frank Dürr, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Kurt Geihs, Universität Kassel, Germany
Martin Hoffmann, Volavis GmbH, Germany
Paul Kaufmann, Universität Pderborn, Germany
Jan Kantert, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Chris Landauer, Topcy House, USA
Erik Maehle, Universität zu Lübeck, Germany
Sebastian von Mammen, Universität Augsburg, Germany
Bivas Mitra, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
Sanaz Mostaghim, Universität Magdeburg, Germany
Gero Mühl, Universität Rostock, Germany
Christian Müller-Schloer, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Franz Rammig, Universität Paderborn, Germany
Wolfgang Reif, Universität Augsburg, Germany
Stefan Rudolph, Universität Augsburg, Germany
Gregor Schiele, Universität Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Hella Seebach, Universität Augsburg, Germany
Bernhard Sick, Universität Kassel, Germany
Anthony Stein, Universität Augsburg, Germany
Matthias Tichy, Universität Ulm, Germany 
Theo Ungerer, Universität Augsburg, Germany
Arno Wacker, Universität Kassel, Germany
Torben Weis, Universität Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Stefan Wildermann, Universität Nürnberg-Erlangen, Germany

--- Further PC Member pending ----