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  1. IEEE Cybersecurity Ambassador (2016-).
  2. Member of the IEEE P2675 - DevOps standards working group (2017-)

Journals and books editing

  1. Guest Co-editor for a special issue of the Computers & Security, Elsevier, on Security and Privacy in Smart Cyber-physical Systems, 2018
  2. Guest Co-editor for a special issue of the EURASIP Journal on Information Security, Springer, on Recent Advances in Software Security, 2018
  3. Empirical Research for Software Security: Foundations and Experience, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, Expected 2017, Co-editor.
  4. Special issue of the International Journal of Secure Software Engineering (IJSSE), IGI-group, Jan./Feb. 2016, Guest Co-editor.
  5. The Hilltop Review - A Journal of Western Michigan University Graduate Research, published by the Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC), WMU, 2009-2010, Editor-in-chief

Event Organization

  1. The 13th Central Area Networking and Security Workshop (CANSec), Iowa State University, Ames, IA, 2019, Co-organizer.

Event Chair

  1. Third International Workshop on Secure Software Engineering (SSE 17), Reggio Calabria, Italy, 2017, Co-chair.
  2. Workshop on Empirical Research Methods in Information Security, Montreal, Canada, 2016, Cochair.
  3. Second International Workshop on Agile Secure Software Development (ASSD16), Salzburg, Austria, 2016, Co-chair.
  4. First International Workshop on Agile Secure Software Development (ASSD15), Toulouse, France, 2015, Co-chair.

Grant Advisory Board committee

  1. Advisory Board member for the EU project RASEN (Compositional Risk Assessment and Security Testing of Networked Systems), June 2015.

Panel Member

  1. Software Drives - Automotive Development 2030, Stuttgart, Germany, Sep. 2014.

Conference/Workshop Program Committee Member (Partial list)

  1. IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2), Kansas City, USA, 2018
  2. IEEE CyberSecurity Development Conference (SecDev), Boston, USA, 2018
  3. International Conference on Software Security and Assurance, Seoul, South Korea, 2018
  4. IEEE 88th Vehicular Technology Conference, Chicago, IL, 2018
  5. The 13th IEEE International Workshop on Security, Trust, and Privacy for Software Applica- tions, Tokyo, Japan, 2018
  6. IEEE International Multidisciplinary Conference on Engineering Technology (IMCET), Beirut Lebanon, 2018
  7. The 17th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (IEEE CIT-2017), Helsinki, Finland, Aug. 2017.
  8. The 25th Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network-Based Processing, St. Petersburg, Russia, Mar. 2017.
  9. The 15th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications , Anaheim, USA, Dec. 2016.
  10. Workshop Challenges in Information Security and Privacy Management (ARES-ISMP 2016), Salzburg, Austria, 2016.
  11. 17th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management (MDM'16), Porto, Portugal, 2016.
  12. The 15th Int. Conf. on Computer and Information Technology (CIT-2015), Liverpool, UK, 2015
  13. 2nd Int. Conf. on Safety and Security in Internet of Things (SaSeIoT 2015), Rome, Italy, 2015
  14. 18th Int. Conf. on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), Porto, Portugal, 2015
  15. Int. Conf. on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT'15), UAE, 2015
  16. Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS 2015), Montreal, Canada, 2015
  17. Int. workshop on Mobile Computing Security (MCS), Berlin, Germany, 2015.
  18. 17th Int. Conf. Computational Science and Engineering (CSE 2014), Chengdu, China, 2014
  19. The Int. Conf. on Advanced Computing, Networking and Security (ADCONS 2013), Surathkal, India, 2013
  20. Workshop on Cloud Computing Issues and Trends, London, UK, October 7-9, 2013
  21. 5th Int. Conf. on Computational Aspects of Social Networks (CASoN 2013), Fargo, USA, 2013
  22. 3rd Int. Conf. on Communications and Information Technology (ICCIT 2013), Beirut, Lebanon, 2013
  23. 4th Int. Conf. on Computational Aspects of Social Networks (CASoN 2012), Sao Carlos, Brazil, 2012
  24. 5th Int. Conf. on Advanced Engineering Computing and Applications in Sciences (ADVCOMP 2011), Lisbon, Portugal, 2011
  25. 4th Int. Conf. on Advances in Mesh Networks (MESH 2011), French Riviera, France, 2011
  26. 30th IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (SRDS 2011), Madrid, Spain, 2011
  27. 3rd International Workshop on Specialized Ad Hoc Networks and Systems (SAHNS 2011), Minneapolis, USA, 2011
  28. 3rd Int. Conf. on Computational Aspects of Social Networks (CASoN 2011), Salamanca, Spain, 2011
  29. 9th Int. Conf. on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST 2011), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 2011

Reviewer of journals (Partial list)

  1. Computers & Security, Elsevier, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  2. IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, IEEE, 2016, 2017
  3. IEEE Software, IEEE, 2017
  4. IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, 2017
  5. IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2017
  6. IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, IEEE 2015
  7. Journal of Computer Security, IOS Press, 2015
  8. Software: Practice and Experience, Wiley, 2015
  9. IBM Journal of Research and Development, 2015
  10. Security and Communication Networks (SCN), John Wiley, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  11. Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier, 2012, 2013, 2014
  12. Ad Hoc Networks, Elsevier, 2014
  13. IEEE Systems Journal, IEEE, 2014
  14. Computers \& Electrical Engineering, Elsevier, 2014
  15. Mobile Networks and Applications, Springer, 2013
  16. Telecommunication Systems, Springer, 2013
  17. Transactions on Information Forensics \& Security, IEEE, 2011
  18. Information Sciences, Elsevier, 2010, 2011, 2012
  19. Transactions on Computational Science, Springer, 2010
  20. Information Systems Frontiers (ISF), Springer, 2010
  21. Journal of Systems and Software, Elsevier, 2010