Dr. Ivano Malavolta joins the S2 Group!

Ivano started this week as assistant professor in the Software and Services (S2) research group, lead by prof. Patricia Lago. His research focuses on software architecture and model-driven engineering, with a special interest on how MDE methods and techniques can be exploited for architecting and representing complex systems at the right level of abstraction. Those […]

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Prof. Patricia Lago named one of the top fifty most inspirational women in the Dutch technology sector

Inspiring Fifty is a pan-European programme that identifies, encourages, develops and showcases women in leadership positions within the technology sector. The aim of the initiative is to showcase and celebrate amazing women to provide girls and young women in the Netherlands with role models who can show them that a career path in technology can […]

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Best Paper Award for Grace Lewis and Patricia Lago

At the flagship International Conferences on Software Architecture, IEEE/IFIP WICSA and Comparch 2016, Grace Lewis and Patricia Lago received a Best Paper Award. The paper presents a decision model for cyber-foraging systems, i.e. software systems and cyber-physical systems that by design optimize the use of resources like energy, cloud services, battery, in resource-scarce environments. Grace will […]

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1st Green Lab Cluster Meeting

The Green Lab initiative of the Software and Services group of the VU aims at investigating software energy efficiency. For this purpose, the group closely collaborates with companies that provide case studies and industry-relevant problems: the Green Lab Advisory Board. On Tuesday, Feb 23rd, the Green Lab Advisory Board had its first official meeting, where past, present […]

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ICT4S 2016 @Amsterdam!

The 4th International Conference on ICT for Sustainability (ICT4S) will be held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands! The ICT4S conferences bring together leading researchers in ICT for Sustainability with government and industry representatives, including decision-makers with an interest in using ICT for sustainability, researchers focusing on ICT effects on sustainability and developers of sustainable ICT systems or […]

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