Mário Freire (Portugal)
Instituto Telecomunicações and Universidade Beira Interior
He holds an Electrical Engineering Ph.D. from UBI, with Habilitation in Computer Science. He is a full professor of Computer Science at UBI since 1994, and a Researcher of the IT. He maintains an active and well-funded research program in the broad fields of computer systems and networking. He is an IEEE and ACM member. His main research topics are computer systems and networks, network forensics, internet traffic classification, security and privacy in computer systems, cloud systems and peer-to-peer networks. Part of the team which developed CloudSim Plus, a new, full-featured, re-designed, highly extensible and modern Java 8 framework for modeling and simulation of cloud computing infrastructure, services, underlying mechanisms and algorithms.