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Event Details

Date: August 30 - September 3, 2010
Venue: Le Meridian, New Delhi, India

Event Overview

SIGCOMM 2010 is the flagship annual conference of the Special Interest Group on Data Communication (SIGCOMM), a vital special interest group of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Infosys demonstrates multiple products developed by our research group in the areas of Enterprise Mobility, 3-Screen Convergence, Wireless Sensor Networks and Smart Power Strips.

Session Details

Date: August 30, 2010
Topic: ACM MobiHeld Workshop
Speaker: Dr. Sanjoy Paul, Associate Vice President, General Manager - Research & Head of Convergence Lab, Infosys Technologies

Session Description

Handhelds are the computing and communications devices of the future. Soon, more users globally will be getting online using mobile gadgets than through desktop systems. As the capabilities of these devices increase, challenges arise spanning a wide range of domains including: design of effective networking mechanisms, application design, user interface design, energy efficiency, and device management.

The second MobiHeld workshop aims to bring together researchers and practitioners to investigate the challenges in designing and utilizing this platform for the Internet of tomorrow.

Speaker Profile


Sanjoy heads research and innovation in the field of Communications, Media and Entertainment. He has over twenty years of technology expertise, specifically in the areas of End-to-End Protocol Design and Analysis, Mobile Wireless Networking, Quality of Service, Multicasting, Content Distribution, Media Streaming, Intelligent Caching, and Secure Commerce.

He served as an editor of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Guest Editor of IEEE Network Special Issue on Multicasting, Steering Committee member of IEEE COMSNETS, General Chair of ICDCN 2011, IMSAA 2010 and COMSWARE 2007, Technical Program Chair of COMSWARE 2006, and as a Technical Program Committee Member of several IEEE and ACM International conferences.

Sanjoy has authored a book on Multicasting, published over 100 papers in International Journals and refereed Conference Proceedings, authored over 90 US patents (28 granted, 60+ pending), and is the co-recipient of 1997 William R. Bennett award from IEEE Communications Society for the best original paper in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking. He is a Fellow of IEEE and a Member of the ACM.

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