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Organizers and Programme Committee

Organizers

Dr. Svetlana V. Maltseva, Dean of the Faculty of Business Informatics, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
Dr. Svetlana Maltseva has many years of experience in e-commerce and e-business. Main research areas are social networks and social computing, e-commerce and e-business, Web 3.0, Smart Commerce, innovations in IT. Dr. Maltseva is a member of the Focus Group: Bridging the Gap from innovation to standard of the ITU, one of the organizers of the annual Big Data Science Forum (2012), co-chair of the organizing committee of the Workshop on technological and legal aspects of the internet governance at the Internet governance forum (IGF-2012).

Dr. Mikhail M. Komarov, Lecturer, Faculty of Business Informatics, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
Dr. Mikhail Komarov has main research interests in web of things, Web 3.0, Internet of Things, wireless sensor networks and innovations in IT. He participated at several international research projects considering Internet of Things and Web 3.0. He was organizer of the Summer School on E-commerce and E-business in Hong Kong in 2012. He is also interested in mobile applications development and Smart Commerce solutions.


Programme Committee

Dr. Svetlana V. Maltseva, Dean of the Faculty of Business Informatics, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Mikhail M. Komarov, Lecturer, Faculty of Business Informatics, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia

Dr. Yevgeni Koucheryavy, Full Professor at the Department of Communications Engineering at the Tampere University of Technology (TUT), Finland
Yevgeni Koucheryavy is a Full Professor at the Department of Communications Engineering at the Tampere University of Technology (TUT), Finland. He received the M.Sc. degree (1997) from the State University of Telecommunications, St. Petersburg, Russia, and the PhD degree (2004) from the TUT. Prior joining the TUT Yevgeni spent five years in industry with R&D LONIIS in St. Petersburg, Russia, where he held various technical and managerial positions. Yevgeni teaches for more than 16 years. He has been teaching for different target groups, students and professionals in Austria, Brazil, China, Czech Republic, Finland, Ireland, Russia, Sweden, Spain and USA. He acted as a PhD evaluation committee member or examiner in several countries. He has been working in a number of research and development projects within different frameworks, e.g. FP7, and companies including Nokia, Nokia Siemens Networks, Intel, Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Cisco, etc. Within last 3 years (2010 – 2012) from the sources external to TUT Yevgeni managed to attract over 2 mln Euros as a research funding. He is an invited expert in ITU-T and Skolkovo Foundation (Russia) and acts as an external reviewer for state funding agencies of several European countries. Yevgeni has authored or co-authored over 100 papers in the field of advanced wired and wireless networking and communications. Yevgeni serves on TPC and Steering Committee of a number of international conferences; he also serves as an editor for several international journals. His current research interests include various aspects in heterogeneous wireless communication networks and systems, network and services performance evaluation, Internet of Things and its standardization, nanonetworking. Yevgeni is an Associate Technical Editor of IEEE Communications Magazine, Editor of IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials and Editor of IEEE Communication Society Technology News. Yevgeni is a Senior IEEE member.

Dr. Michael Rappa, Director of the Institute for Advanced Analytics and Distinguished University Professor North Carolina State University
Michael Rappa is the founding director of the Institute for Advanced Analytics and a member of the faculty in the Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University. As head of the Institute, he leads the nation’s first and preeminent Master of Science in Analytics as its principal architect. Before joining NC State as Distinguished University Professor in 1998, for nine years he was a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Rappa is co-principal investigator with Dr. Laurie Williams of the Science of Security Lablet, a multidisciplinary research project run in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and sponsored by the U.S. National Security Agency. 
A study published in 2006 in the British journal R&D Management identified Rappa as a leading scholar in the field of technology management, ranking him in the 99th percentile among over 9,000 authors in terms of research productivity in top journals over the past 50 years. His research has been cited on three occasions as an outstanding contribution to the field, and his early work on business models is one of the most often cited and widely read publications on the subject.
Rappa is perhaps best known as the creator of Managing the Digital Enterprise, an innovative and award-winning educational Web site devoted to the study of management in the digital world. Launched in 1999, originally as the foundation for a course he taught, the site is a valued resource used by several million learners and hundreds of university instructors from around the world. In 2010, Rappa presided as general co-chair at the 19th International World Wide Web Conference, the premiere annual gathering of the Web research community.