Stephen S. Yau
Major Professional Activities
Computing Research Association
Member, Board of Directors, 1997 - 2000
IEEE Computer Society
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Director, Division V (Computer Society), 1976-77
American Federation of Information-Processing Societies (AFIPS)
Member, Excutive Advisory Committee, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, 2013
Member, Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, 2008-2012
Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Computer Communications, 1992-2001
Member, Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 1988-1991
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Information Sciences, 1982-1997
Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Computer, 1981-84
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Systems and Software, 1977-1983
Guest Editor of the IEEE Centennial Issue, "The State of Computing," Computer Magazine, Vol. 17, No. 10, October, 1984
Guest Editor of the special issue, "50 Years of Computing," Computer Magazine , Vol. 29, No. 10, October, 1995
Guest editor of the special issue on Distributed Computer Systems in IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. C-38, No. 8, August 1989.
Guest Editor, Software Aspects of the Future Trends in Distributed Systems, Journal of Computer Communication, May, 1992
Guest Editor of the Special Issue in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering on the First International Computer Software and Applications Conference, 1978.
General Co-Chair, the 8th IEEE World Congress on Services (SERVICES), the 5th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD), the 9th IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC), the 19th IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS) and First IEEE International Conference on Mobile Services (MS 2012), sponsored by IEEE Computer Society, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 24-29, 2012.
Co-Chair, Steering Committee, the 3rd International Conference on Human-Centric Computing (HumanCom 2010), Cebu, Philippines, August 11-13, 2010.
Chair, Steering Committee, International Symposium on Autonomous Decentralized Systems, 1995-2001
General Chair, the Second International Symposium on Autonomous Decentralized Systems, Phoenix, Arizona, April 15-17, 1995.
General Co-Chair, the First International, Symposium on Autonomous Decentralized Systems (ISADS), sponsored by IEEE Computer Society,
Information Processing Society of Japan, the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers of Japan, Kawasaki, Japan,
March 30 - April 1, 1993.
Chairman, Steering Committee, the Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 1978-2005.
Chairman, the First Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), Chicago, 1977.
Chair, the 11th IEEE Workshop on Future Trends in Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS), Sedona, Arizona, March 21-23, 2007
Chair, Steering Committee, the IEEE Workshop on Future Trends in Distributed Computing Systems (FTDCS), 1993-present
Chair, Organizing committee of IFIP Congress '89, 11th World Computer Congress, sponsored by International Federation for
Information Processing, San Francisco, August 28-September 1, 1989.
General Chairman, 1974 National Computer Conference, sponsored by American Federation of Information Processing Societies,
Association of Computing Machinery, IEEE Computer Society, Society for Computer Simulation, Chicago, May 6-10, 1974