Selected Professional Activities
Conference and workshop organization:
- SIGMOD 2016 Area chair.
- CIDR 2017 and 2019 PC co-chair.
- SoCC 2015 PC co-chair
- PVLDB 2015 Associate Editor
- SSDBM 2013 pc chair
- SIGMOD 2012 demonstration chair
- Honorary treasurer for VLDB 2011.
- Co-organizer of the UW/MSR Summer Institute on Cloud Computing (August 2010).
- Co-organizer of XLDB4, the 4th Extremely Large Databases Conference and affiliated workshop (October 2010).
- Founder and co-chair of the Int. Workshop on RFID Data Management -- RFDM'08 (with ICDE 2008).
- General co-chair of the 5th Int. Workshop on Data Management for Sensor Networks -- DMSN'08 (with VLDB 2008).
- Program co-chair of the 4th Int. Workshop on Data Management for Sensor Networks -- DMSN'07 (with VLDB 2007).
- Program committee area chair: ICDE 2011 and ICDE 2013
- Steering committee of the 6th Int. Workshop on Data Management for Sensor Networks -- DMSN'09 (with VLDB 2009).
- Advisory board member for the SIGMOD 2010 Programming Contest.
- Frequent program committee member at SIGMOD, VLDB, ICDE, CIDR, and various workshops.
Other community service:
- ACM SIGMOD Secretary/Treasurer (July 2013 - June 2017)
- NSF Panelist.
- Associate Editor for the Systems and Prototypes Column, SIGMOD Record (June 2007 - August 2012).
- Co-chair of the ACM SIGMOD New Researcher Symposium (at SIGMOD 2007).
- Co-chair of the ACM SIGMOD Life After Graduation Symposium (at SIGMOD 2006).
- Co-founder of the Northwest Database Society (NWDS). January 2006.