Francisco Rubio from Univ. Sevilla has been invited from September until October 2008.
Carlos Canudas-de-Wit organized an invited session at IEEE Conference of Decision and Control (Advances in networked controlled systems) and the IFAC Word Congress at Seul, Korea, in June 2008. He was chair of invited session IEEE Conference on Control Applications,Singapore (Coding with minimal information). Member of program committees at the 2008 IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Guest editor of a special issue of the International journal of Robust & Nonlinear Control on "Control with Limited Information". Member of the working group on Vehicle control, and systems and networks, of the GdR MACS.
He is a member of the STL committee, of the COST (Inria) and of the AERES evaluation panel for the Rocquencourt CRI.
He has been reviewer and examiner for the PhD thesis of Nicoleta Minoiu-Enache (Univ. of Evry) and Samer Riachy (Lille), and for the HDR of Franck Plestan (IRCCyN, Nantes).
M. Alamir is a member of the "Nonlinear Systems" IFAC technical committee and co-animator of the "Nonlinear Predictive Control" group of GDR-MACS. He is Associated Editor for the IFAC World Congress (South Korea, 2008) and editor of a Special issue of International Journal on Robust and Nonlinear Control. He was in the PhD jury of M. Porez (IRCCyN Nantes), A. Donze (VERIMAG, Grenoble) and G. Gallot (IRCCyN, Nantes).
N. Marchand is co-animator of the "Nonlinear Predictive Control" group of GDR-MACS. He is member of the scientific committee of the IEEE ASME Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM).
D. Simon is a member of the RTNS'08 (international conference on Real Time and Network Systems) program committee. He co-organized an invited session about safe networked control systems at the 16th IEEE Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation, Ajaccio, July 2008. He is reviewer for the PhD thesis of Ning Jia, Loria, Nancy, to be defended in January 2009.
O. Sename is member of the IFAC Technical committees 'Linear systems'and 'Automotive control'. He is Associated Editor of the European Control Conference 2009. He was reviewer of the PhD Thesis of Wilfried Gilbert (Toulouse), Matteo Corno (Politecnico di Milano), and of the HDR of Nicolas Langlois (Univ. Rouen). He is responsible of the Master and PhD programs in Automatic Control.