Djamal BENSLIMANE (https://liris.cnrs.fr/~dbenslim) is professor of computer sciences at Claude Bernard Lyon 1 University and Co-head of SOC research team of the Lyon Research Center for Images and Intelligent Information Systems associated to the French National Center for Scientific Research CNRS (LIRIS-CNRS) in Lyon, France. His research interests include Distributed Information Systems and Web services. Djamal Benslimane has published several papers in well-known journals : Communications of the ACM, ACM Transactions On Internet Technology, ACM Sigmod Record, ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology, IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, IEEE Internet Computing, Data & Knowledge Engineering. He also published several papers in International Conferences : BPM, ICWS, SCC, CAISE, ER, EDBT 2013 (demo paper), VLDB 2011 (demo paper), WWW 2007 (demo paper). He was the co-chair of Web technologies track at ACM SAC 2007 & 2008, and the co-chair of teh 8th edition of international conference Notere 2008. He organized different Workshops in conjunction with well known conferences: ICDE-Interdb 2006, VLDB-Interdb 2007. He co-organized two special issues on ‘Service Mashups’ in IEEE Internet computing 2008, ‘context-Aware Web Services’ in ‘Distributed and Parallel Databases’ 2008.