CSE 584
206-616-1069
magdacs.washington.edu
Areas of interest: 

Databases, cloud computing, big-data analytics, scientific data management

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.