29.06.2012 - Best Paper Award at ICWS 2012

A great recognition for the FBK-SOA research unit, headed by Marco Pistore, that in June won both the "Best Paper Award ICWS" at the IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS), held at Honolulu (Hawaii - USA).

The conference, that gathers field experts coming from all over the world, is a part of the World Conference on Services ("Services 2012") of the 2012 IEEE, promoted by the IEEE Technical Committee -  Computer Society on Computing Services (TC-SVC) to explore the topic of IT services. The ICWS is an international forum and offers researchers and operators in this sector an opportunity to exchange the latest developments, identify emerging research lines and define the future of Web-based services.


The paper "Dynamic Adaptation of Fragment-based and Context-aware Business Processes" (authors: Antonio Bucchiarone, Annapaola Marconi, Marco Pistore, and Heorhi Raik   was selected as best article.


The IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS) is a prime international forum for both researchers and industry practitioners to exchange the latest fundamental advances in the state of the art and practice of Web-based services, identify emerging research topics, and define the future of Web-based services. The conference was part of the 2012 IEEE World Congress on Services (SERVICES 2012), sponsored by IEEE Computer Society's Technical Committee on Services Computing (TC-SVC), that aims to serve as a federation to host five theme topic conferences to explore the deep knowledge space of Services Computing (ICWS 2012, CLOUD 2012, SCC 2012, MS 2012, SE 2012).

Other relevant info: 

- Acceptance rate: 14%
- Conference rate: ERA A