IPSN Program (May, 10th, 2024)

9:00 – 9:15IPSN PresentationJaime Galán-Jiménez and Marco Polverini
9:15 – 10:30Keynote 1: AI/ML for Networking in the Era of Programmable Data Planes: Are We There Yet?Luciano Paschoal Gaspary (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
10:30 – 11:00Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30
perfSONAR: Enhancing Data Collection through Adaptive SamplingAli Mazloum (University of South Carolina, USA), Ali AlSabeh (University of South Carolina, USA), Elie Kfoury (University of South Carolina, USA), Jorge Crichigno (University of South Carolina, USA)
Proposal and Investigation of a Distributed Learning Strategy for training of Neural Networks in Earth Observation Application ScenariosFrancesco Valente (University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy), Francesco Giacinto Lavacca (University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy), Tiziana Fiori (University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy), Vincenzo Eramo (University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy)
Adaptive Configuration with Deep Reinforcement Learning in Software-Defined Time-Sensitive NetworkingMengjie Guo (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, People’s Republic of China), Guochu Shou (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, People’s Republic of China), Yaqiong Liu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, People’s Republic of China), Yihong Hu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, People’s Republic of China)
12:30 – 14:00Lunch Time

14:00 – 15:30
Keynote 2: Towards Efficient Network and Service Management across the Cloud ContinuumJosé Santos (Ghent University – imec, IDLab, Belgium)
Inferring Visibility of Internet Traffic Matrices Using eXplainable AICristian Zilli (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Alessio Sacco (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Doriana Monaco (Politecnico di Torino, Italy), Okwudilichukwu Okafor (Saint Louis University, USA), Flavio Esposito (Saint Louis University, USA), Guido Marchetto (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
15:30 – 16:00Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:00
Improving the Traffic Engineering of SDN networks by using Local Multi-Agent Deep Reinforcement LearningJosé Gómez-delaHiz (University of Extremadura, Spain), Jaime Galán-Jiménez (University of Extremadura, Spain)
Multi-armed Bandits for Self-distributing Stateful Services across Networking InfrastructuresFrederico Meletti Rappa (Instituto de Computação da Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil), Roberto Rodrigues-Filho (UFSC, Brazil), Alison R. Panisson (PUCRS, Brazil), Leandro Marcolino (Lancaster University, United Kingdom), Luiz Fernando Bittencourt (UNICAMP, Brazil)
17:00 – 17:25PanelJorge Crichigno (University of South Carolina, USA), José Santos (Ghent University – imec, IDLab, Belgium), Francesco Giacinto Lavacca (University of Rome “Sapienza”, Italy)
17:25 – 17:30Best Paper Award and ClosingJaime Galán-Jiménez and Marco Polverini