BoD 2006 Program

Please find below the program for BoD 2006.

Location: San Francisco Fairmont Hotel
Date: Monday, 27 November 2006

09:00 - 09:15 Welcome (Slides (PDF, 169 KB))

Chairs: David Hausheer (University of Zurich) and Melody Moh (San Jose State University)

09:15 - 10:15 Keynote
  • Agglomeration Economies, Tolls, and Demand for Bandwidth
    Pravin Varaiya (University of California)
10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:10 Session 1: Pricing, Auctions, and Markets

Session Chair: Greg Bernstein (Grotto Networking)

  • A Heuristic Approach to Revenue Maximisation in a Competitive Bandwidth-on-Demand Wireless Market (Slides (PDF, 641 KB))
    Fernando Beltran and Matthias Roggendorf (University of Auckland)
  • Pricing Resources on Demand (Slides (PDF, 83 KB))
    Costas Courcoubetis and Sergios Soursos (Athens University of Economics and Business) and Richard Weber (University of Cambridge)
  • An Experimental Analysis of a Combinatorial Market Mechanism for Bandwidth Trading (Slides (PDF, 483 KB))
    Charis Kaskiris and Yusuf Butun and Rahul Jain (University of California)
  • The Survival of the Unfittest
    Ali Ghodsi and Bernardo Huberman and Fang Wu (HP Labs)
12:10 - 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30 - 14:30 Panel: Developing the Technology and Market for Bandwidth on Demand (Picture (JPG, 56 KB))

Moderator: Melody Moh (San Jose State University)

14:30 - 15:45 Session 2: Traffic Engineering, Resource Allocation, and QoS

Session Chair: Kohei Shiomoto (NTT Labs)

  • Traffic and Network Engineering in Emerging Generation IP Networks: A Bandwidth on Demand Model
    Antoine Bagula and Anthony Krzesinski (University of Stellenbosch)
  • IP Bandwidth on Demand and Traffic Engineering via Multi-Layer Transport Networks (Slides (PDF, 1968 KB))
    Greg Bernstein (Grotto Networking)
  • A Demand-based Approach to Optimal Resource Allocation for Network Services with Quality of Service (QoS) Requirements
    Athanassios Androutsos and Theodore Apostolopoulos (Athens University of Economics and Business)
15:45 - 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:15 Session 3: Peer-to-Peer and Next Generation Networks

Session Chair: David Hausheer (University of Zurich)

  • A Unified Model for Bandwidth Adaptation in Next Generation Transport Networks (Slides (PDF, 254 KB))
    Sebastian Gunreben (University of Stuttgart) and Salvatore Spadaro and Josep Sole Pareta (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya)
  • Bandwidth on Demand Services for European Research and Education Networks (Slides (PDF, 2774 KB))
    Mauro Campanella (GARR) and Radek Krzywania (PSNC) and Victor Reijs and Dave Wilson (HEAnet) and Afrodite Sevasti and Chrysostomos Tziouvaras (GRNET) and Kostas Stamos (Univ. of Patras and RACTI)
  • A Techno-Legal Perspective on Peer-to-Peer-Based Bandwidth on Demand Management
    Jochen Dinger and Oliver Raabe and Hannes Hartenstein (University of Karlsruhe (TH))