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Mon 19 Jun 2017 16:00 - 17:00 at Vertex WS216 - Afternoon II Chair(s): Olivier Zendra

The advent of Cloud Computing and of Mobile Computing on small devices at the edge of the Cloud has changed the compute context for many programmers. At first, it seems that lots of Cloud and Mobile Computing is merely falling back on the traditional Client-Sever model of Computing.

In this panel, we will discuss possible new concepts that may need support from new programming language constructs - or perhaps they are better kept as library routines.

A simple example is that of a hand-held device arriving at a new site and wanting to connect to local services–expressing which services and what mechanism to use is non-obvious.