Program Highlights

Keynote Speakers

Michel Raynal and Shmuel Zaks Celebration: Sixty and Beyond

In celebration of Michel Raynal  and Shmuel Zaks's sixtieth birthday, DISC 2009  is featuring a series of invited lectures illustrating and celebrating the influence of these colleagues and their work. Michel and Shmuel have worked in distributed computing theory since the beginning of the field in the early 1980's, and played an important role in the development of the field, through their PhD students, organization of conferences, and made contributions on a variety of topics.


To be held on September 22nd, 2009.

Tutorial on Cloud Computing

To be held on September 22nd, 2009. More info about this tutorial can be obtained here.


There will be five collocated workhops the days before (September 22nd, 2009) and after (September 26th, 2009) DISC.

Dijkstra Prize Ceremony

The Dijkstra Prize for 2009 will be awarded at the DISC banquet.
Apr 20, 2009, 6:31 AM