Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), Sorbonne University, LIP6 Laboratory & LINCS, France
Serge Fdida is a Professor with the University Pierre & Marie Curie (UPMC) since 1995. His research interests are related to the Internet technology and protocols, with an emphasis on innovative wireless networks, large-scale content distribution systems as well as the design of federated test-beds to support experimentally driven research. Serge Fdida has published many scientific papers and is a Distinguished ACM Member. He has been leading many research projects in High Performance Networking in France and Europe, notably pioneering the European activity on federated Internet testbeds and the associated FP6&7 projects ONELAB, ONELAB2 and OPENLAB. Currently, he is also leading the Equipex FIT, a large-scale testbed on the Future Internet of Things. Serge Fdida has also developed a strong experience related to innovation and industry transfer, - he was the Director of EURONETLAB, a joint laboratory established in 2001, together with Thales, - the co-founder of the Qosmos company, - one of the active contributor to the creation of the Cap Digital cluster. From 2000 to December 2005, he was appointed scientific adviser with CNRS-STIC. He was appointed Vice-President in charge of International Affairs at UPMC from 9/2011 to 12/2011 and is now VP in charge of Europe.