CCIC12 Program


Wednesday 23 May 2012


Anastasios Leventis Building, Room B108
University of Cyprus Campus, University Ave 1, Aglantzia, Cyprus

9:15-9:25 Registration
Morning Session Coordinator: Vanessa Antoniadou, Microsoft
9:30-10:00 “Welcome and Introduction”
      Marios D. Dikaiakos, Professor, Computer Science Department, University Of Cyprus
10:00-10:30 “Cloud Computing Technology”
       Evangelos Hadjichristodoulou, Services Engagement Manager, Microsoft [Abstract] [Bio] [Presentation]
10:30-11:00 “Technology-scalable Datacenters”
      Yanos Sazeides, Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, University Of Cyprus [Abstract] [Bio]
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
Noon Session Coordinator: Eleni-Tatiani Synodinou, Assistant Professor, Department of Law, University Of Cyprus
11:30-12:15 “A policy environment to build trust in the cloud”
      Mark Lange, Senior Policy Counsel, Microsoft [Abstract] [Bio] [Presentation]
12:15-12:45 “Invest in Data Centers in Cyprus”
      Panayiotis Michael, Senior Officer Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency [Abstract] [Bio]
12:45-13:15 “Cloud Computing and Start-ups”
      Panos Markopoulos, Lecturer, Department of Public and Business Administration, University of Cyprus [Abstract] [Bio] [Presentation]
13:15-13:45 Panel Discussion: Establishing a Cloud Computing Strategy for Cyprus
Members: P. Michael (CIPA), M. Lange (Microsoft), M. Dikaiakos (UCY), K. Fiakkas (Exelsys), A. Christoforou (
13:45-14:30 Lunch Break
Afternoon Session Cloud Computing Projects in Cyprus
Coordinator: Panayiotis Michael, CIPA
14:30-15:30 “EuroCloud Project”
      Damien Hardy, Research Associate, Computer Science Department, University Of Cyprus [Abstract] [Bio]
“Accounting Cloud Solution available in Cyprus”
       George Malekkos, Software Innovation Architect, CEO, PowerSoft Ltd [Abstract][Bio]
“ICCloud: exploiting the VENUS-C platform to provide near real-time diagnosis-aided systems in ICU”
      Nicholas Stylianides, Research Associate, Department of Computer Science, University Of Cyprus [Abstract] [Bio] [Presentation]
“Cloud Elasticity: CELAR Project Overview”
      George Pallis, Lecturer, Computer Science Department, University Of Cyprus [Abstract] [Bio] [Presentation]