Professional Services

How Baochun contributes to the university and academic communities.

Baochun has engaged in the following professional service activities in his professional career at the University of Toronto.

Awards

Inaugural winner, ECE Departmental Service Award, 2005 — 2006

for exemplary service in the development of mission-critical software for graduate admission and undergraduate course selection

The University of Toronto TechKnowFile Award, May 2007

for “outstanding achievement for an application or service,” in recognition of the on-line graduate admissions system used in the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering

Departmental and University Services (in reverse chronological order)

September 2011 — June 2013 Chair, Software Systems Search Committee, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
July 2009 — June 2013 Director of Curriculum and Chair of Curriculum Matters Committee, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
July 2009 — June 2012 Voting Member, Faculty Curriculum Committee, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Toronto
April 2010 — June 2012 Member, Quality Assurance Working Group on CEAB Graduate Attributes and Degree Level Expectations, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Toronto
July 2009 — June 2012 Co-chair, Working Group on Software Curriculum in Engineering Science, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Toronto
July 2008 — July 2009 Chair, Computer Engineering Group, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
October 2007 — July 2009 Member, ECE Curriculum Matters Committee, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
May 2008 — June 2008 Member, ECE PTR Committee, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
April 2008 — July 2008 Member, Task Force on On-Line System Integrating Curriculum Change Management, Course Option Selection, AU Tracking, Calendaring and Degree Verification, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Toronto
July 2007 — June 2008 Member, ECE Awards Committee, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
May 2004 — July 2006 Member, Design and Implementation Committee on Web-based Graduate Admissions for the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto (in which I have led the design and implementation effort, and authored all on-line documentation)
July 2003 — July 2006 Superviser, the Magellan Project, a web-based course administration and selection system for the flexible undergraduate curriculum, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
June 2003 — October 2004 Member, Research Management Committee, Bell Canada University Laboratories, University of Toronto
September 2002 — May 2005 Member, Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
September 2002 — May 2003 Member, Executive Search Committee for the ECE Department Chair, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Toronto
September 2002 — May 2003 Member, Departmental Faculty Search Committee, Computer and Communications, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
September 2000 — May 2002 Member, Departmental Faculty Search Committee, Communications Networks, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto

 

Journal Editorships

2013 — present Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
2009 — 2010 Guest Editor, Special Issue on Network Coding, Proceedings of the IEEE
2009 — 2011 Associate Editor, Elsevier Computer Networks Journal
2008 — present Editorial Board Member, ACM/Springer Multimedia Systems Journal
2006 — 2008 Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
2005 — 2008 Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
2007 Guest Editor, Special Issue on Quality of Service in Heterogeneous Wired/Wireless Networks, ACM/Kluwer Wireless Networks

 

Membership in Panels

Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008 Networking Technology and Systems (NeTS) Review Panels (both regular and CAREER awards), National Science Foundation, U.S.

 

Membership in Steering Committees

May 2004 — September 2007 International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS)

 

Conference Chairs (in reverse chronological order)

April 27 — April 30, 2015 Program Co-Chair, IEEE INFOCOM 2015, Hong Kong
April 27 — May 2, 2014 Panel Co-Chair, Area TPC Chair, and Local Arrangement Co-Chair, IEEE INFOCOM 2014, Toronto, Canada
June 3 — 4, 2013 General Chair, 21st IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2013), Montreal, Quebec, Canada
October 29 — November 2, 2012 Area Chair, ACM Multimedia 2012, Nara, Japan
June 7 — 8, 2012 Program Co-Chair, 22rd SIGMM Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV 2012), Toronto, Ontario, Canada
October 17-20, 2011 Program Co-Chair, 19th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2011), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
June 27 — 30, 2011 TPC Group Leader, Eighth IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2011), Salt Lake City, Utah
June 20 — 24, 2011 Program Vice Chair, Network/Internet Protocols and Applications area, 31st IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS 2011)
April 10 — 15, 2011 Area TPC Chair, IEEE INFOCOM 2011, Shanghai, China
June 9 — 11, 2010 Program Co-Chair, The 2010 IEEE Symposium on Network Coding (NetCod 2010), Toronto, Canada
June 22 — 26, 2009 Publication Chair, the 29th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2009), Montreal, Quebec, Canada
October 19 — 24, 2009 Short Paper Program Chair, ACM Multimedia 2009, Beijing, China
June 16, 2008 Program Co-Chair, First International Workshop on Wireless Network Coding (WiNC 2008), in conjunction with the Fifth IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2008), San Francisco, California
November 26 — 30, 2007 Workshop Co-Chair, ACM/IFIP/USENIX 8th International Middleware Conference (Middleware 2007), Newport Beach, Orange County, California
September 2006 ACM Student Research Competition (SRC) Co-Chair, ACM MobiCom 2006, Los Angeles, California
October 22 — 28, 2006 Demonstration Co-Chair, ACM Multimedia 2006, Santa Barbara, California
August 7 — 9, 2006 Program Co-Chair, the Third International Conference on Quality of Service in Heterogeneous Wired/Wireless Networks (QShine 2006), University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
June 7 — 9, 2004 Program Co-Chair, the Twelfth IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2004), successfully held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. IWQoS 2004 has attracted 154 paper submissions, a record number in the history of IWQoS. With 30 papers accepted and an acceptance rate of 19%, IWQoS 2004 has continued its tradition with a high-quality technical program, including two keynote addresses and a panel discussion.
October 18 — 22, 2004 Local Arrangements Chair, ACM/IEEE/IFIP Middleware 2004, successfully held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

 

Membership in Technical Program Committees (in reverse chronological order)

2013

December 9 — 13, 2013 IEEE Globecom 2013, Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, Atlanta, Georgia
October 14 — 16, 2013 The First IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (IEEE CNS 2013), Washington DC
July 15 — 19, 2013 2013 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2013), San Jose, California
July 8 — 11, 2013 The 33rd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2013), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
June 17 — 21, 2013 ACM SIGMETRICS 2013, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
June 9 — 13, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2013), Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, Budapest, Hungary
June 7 — 9, 2013 The 2013 IEEE Symposium on Network Coding (NetCod 2013), Calgary, Alberta, Canada
April 14 — 19, 2013 IEEE INFOCOM 2013, Turin, Italy
March 25 — 27, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2013), San Francisco, California
February 27 — March 1, 2013 ACM Multimedia Systems 2013, Oslo, Norway
February 26 — 27, 2013 The 23rd ACM Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV 2013), Oslo, Norway

2012

July 9 — 13, 2012 Workshop on Hot Topics in Mobile Multimedia (HotMM 2012), in conjunction with IEEE ICME 2012, Melbourne, Australia
October 30 — November 2, 2012 The 20th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2012), Austin, Texas
August 22 — 26, 2012 The 18th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (Mobicom 2012), Istanbul, Turkey
July 9 — 13, 2012 The 2012 International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2012), Melbourne, Australia
June 29 — 30, 2012 The 2012 International Symposium on Network Coding (NetCod 2012), Cambridge, Massachusetts
June 18 — 21, 2012 The 9th IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2012), Seoul, Korea
June 18 — 21, 2012 The 32nd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2012), Macau, China
June 10 — 15, 2012 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2012), Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, Ottawa, Canada
June 4 — 5, 2012 IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2012), Coimbra, Portugal
March 25 — 30, 2012 IEEE INFOCOM 2012, Orlando, Florida
February 22 — 24, 2012 ACM MMSys 2012, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

 

2011

December 5-9, 2011 IEEE Globecom 2011, Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, Houston, Texas
November 28 – December 1, 2011 ACM Multimedia 2011, Scottsdale, Arizona
October 17 – 22, 2011 The 8th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS 2011), Valencia, Spain
July 11-15, 2011 Workshop on Hot Topics in Multimedia Delivery (HotMD 2011), in conjunction with IEEE ICME 2011, Barcelona, Spain
July 11-15, 2011 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2011), Barcelona, Spain
June 5-7, 2011 IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2011), San Jose, California
June 2-3, 2011 The 21th International Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV 2011), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
April 15, 2011 IEEE INFOCOM 2011 Workshop on Cloud Computing, Shanghai, China
February 23-25, 2011 ACM Multimedia Systems 2011 (MMSys 2011), San Francisco Bay area, California
January 2-5, 2011 The 12th International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2011), Bangalore, India

 

2010

December 3 – 6, 2010 IEEE Globecom 2010, Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, Miami, Florida
November 30 – December 3, 2010 ACM CoNEXT 2010, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
October or November, 2010 The 7th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS 2010), San Francisco, California
October 25-29, 2010 Meta-TPC member, Systems Track, ACM Multimedia 2010, Florence, Italy
October 5-8, 2010 The 18th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2010), Kyoto, Japan
September 2010 ACM Mobicom 2010, Chicago, Illinois
June 21-25, 2010 The Seventh IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (IEEE SECON 2010), Boston, Massachusetts
June 21-25, 2010 The 30th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2010), Genoa, Italy
June 16-18, 2010 The 18th International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2010), Beijing, China
June 2-4, 2010 The 20th ACM International Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV 2010), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
April 28, 2010 The 9th International Workshop on Peer-to-Peer Systems (IPTPS 2010), co-located with the 7th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI 2010), San Jose, California
March 15-19, 2010 IEEE INFOCOM 2010, San Diego, California
February 22-23, 2010 ACM Multimedia Systems 2010 (MMSys 2010), Scottsdale, Arizona

 

2009

October 14 — 17, 2009 The 17th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2009), Princeton, New Jersey
October 5 — 9, 2009 The Sixth IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS 2009),
Macau SAR, P. R. China
June 22 — 26, 2009 The 29th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2009), Montreal, Quebec, Canada
June 22 — 26, 2009 The 6th Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON 2009), Rome, Italy
June 22, 2009 The Second IEEE International Workshop on Wireless Network Coding, Rome, Italy
June 14 — 18, 2009 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2009, Symposium on Wireless Networking, Dresden, Germany
July 13 — 15, 2009 The 17th International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2009), Charleston, South Carolina
June 3 — 5, 2009 The 19th ACM International workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video (ACM NOSSDAV 2009), Williamsburg, Virginia
May 18, 2009 The 1st ACM International Workshop on Medical-grade Wireless Networks (WiMD 2009), New Orleans, LA
May 18 — 21, 2009 The Tenth ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (ACM MobiHoc 2009), New Orleans, LA
April 19 — 25, 2009 IEEE INFOCOM 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

2008

May 19 — 23, 2008IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2008, Symposium on Wireless Networking, Beijing, China

November 30 — December 4, 2008 IEEE Globecom 2008, Ad Hoc, Sensor and Mesh Networking Symposium, New Orleans, LA
December 2008 The Third International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems (IWSOS 2008), Vienna, Austria
October 27 — November 1, 2008 ACM Multimedia 2008, Vancouver, Canada
October 19 — 22, 2008 The Sixteenth International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2008), Orlando, Florida
September 8 — 12, 2008 The 37th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2008), Peer-to-Peer Technologies Track, Portland, Oregon
July 28 — 31, 2008 The Fifth International Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness (QShine 2008), Hong Kong
June 16 — 20, 2008 The 28th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2008), Beijing, China
June 2 — 4, 2008 The Sixteenth IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IEEE IWQoS 2008), Enschede, the Netherlands
May 26 — 30, 2008 The Ninth ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (ACM MobiHoc 2008), Hong Kong
May 5 — 9, 2008 IFIP Networking 2008, Singapore
April 13 — 19, 2008 IEEE INFOCOM 2008, Phoenix, Arizona
January 30 — 31, 2008 The Fifteenth Annual ACM/SPIE Multimedia Computing and Networking (MMCN 2008), San Jose, California
January 3 — 4, 2008 The Fourth International Workshop on Network Coding, Theory and Applications (NetCod 2008), Hong Kong

 

2007

November 26 — 30, 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom 2007), Symposium on Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking, Washington DC
October 16 — 19, 2007 The Fifteenth IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2007), Beijing, China
September 23 — 29, 2007 ACM Multimedia 2007, Augsburg, Germany
September 10 — 14, 2007 International Workshop on Hot Topics in Mobile Peer-to-Peer Networks (HOT-MP2P), in conjunction with the 36th Annual Conference of the International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2007), Xi’An, China
September 11 — 13, 2007 New Trends in Network Architectures and Services: Second International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems (IWSOS 2007), English Lake District, UK
August 14 — 17, 2007 The Fourth International Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness (QShine 2007), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
June 28 — 29, 2007 International Workshop on Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects of Sensor and Ad-hoc Networks (WTASA 2007), Miami, Florida
June 25 — 29, 2007 The 27th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2007), Toronto, Ontario, Canada
June 24 — 28, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2007, Symposium of Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
June 20 — 22, 2007 The Fifteenth IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2007), Chicago, Illinois
June 4 — 5, 2007 ACM NOSSDAV 2007, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
May 25, 2007 The Second IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Feedback Control Implementation and Design in Computing Systems and Networks (FeBID 2007), in conjunction with the 10th IFIP/IEEE Symposium on Integrated Management (IM 2007), Munich, Germany
May 14 — 18, 2007 IFIP Networking 2007, Atlanta, Georgia
May 6 — 12, 2007 IEEE INFOCOM 2007, Anchorage, Alaska
January 29, 2007 The Third International Workshop on Network Coding, Theory and Applications (NetCod 2007), San Diego, California
January 28 — February 1, 2007 The Fourteenth Annual ACM/SPIE Multimedia Computing and Networking (MMCN 2007), San Jose, California
January 11, 2007 Workshop on Peer-to-Peer Multicasting 2007 (P2PM 2007), in conjunction with IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference 2007 (CCNC 2007), Las Vegas, Nevada
January 2007 Technical Review Committee, Real-Time Systems Journal, Special Issue on Real-Time Wireless Sensor Networks (Guest Editors: Insup Lee, Chenyang Lu)

 

2006

November 27 — December 1, 2006 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom 2006), Symposium on Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, San Francisco, California
November 12 — 15, 2006 The Fourteenth IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2006), Santa Barbara, California (both the main conference and its poster session)
October 22 — 28, 2006 ACM Multimedia 2006, Santa Barbara, California
October 25 — 27, 2006 First International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (Chinacom 2006), Beijing, China
September 18 — 20, 2006 New Trends in Network Architectures and Services: International Workshop on Self-Organizing Systems (IWSOS 2006), University of Passau, Germany
August 14 — 18, 2006 2006 International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2006), Columbus, Ohio
July 4 — 7, 2006 The Second International Workshop on Incentive Based Computing (IBC 2006), in conjunction with the The 26th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS 2006), Lisboa, Portugal
July 4 — 7, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IEEE ICDCS 2006), Lisboa, Portugal
July 3 — 6, 2006 Symposium on Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN 2006), in conjunction with International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2006), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
June 19 — 21, 2006 The Fourteenth IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2006), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
June 11 — 15, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2006, Istanbul, Turkey
May 15 — 19, 2006 IFIP Networking 2006, Coimbra, Portugal
April 3 — 7, 2006 Second Workshop on Network Coding, Theory, and Applications (NetCod 2006), in conjunction with WiOpt 2006, Boston, Massachusetts
March 13 — 17, 2006 The Fourth Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (Percom 2006), Pisa, Italy
January 17 — 20, 2006 The Thirteenth Annual ACM/SPIE Multimedia Computing and Networking (MMCN 2006), San Jose, California

 

2005

December 6 — 9, 2005 The 2005 International Conference on Embedded And Ubiquitous Computing (EUC 2005), Nagasaki, Japan
November 28 — December 2, 2005 IEEE Globecom 2005, Wireless Communications Symposium, St. Louis, Missouri
November 6 — 12, 2005 ACM Multimedia 2005, Singapore
November 7 — 10, 2005 Second IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS 2005), Washington DC
August 20 — 24, 2005 The Second International Conference on Quality of Service in Heterogeneous Wired/Wireless Networks (QShine 2005), Orlando, Florida
July 6 — 8, 2005 The 2005 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2005), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
June 21 — 23, 2005 The Thirteenth IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2005), Passau, Germany
June 14 — 17, 2005 The 34th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2005), Oslo, Norway
April 7, 2005 The First Workshop on Network Coding, Theory and Applications (NetCod 2005), in conjunction with WiOpt 2005, Riva del Garda, Italy
March 13 — 17, 2005 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2005, New Orleans, Lousiana
March 13 — 17, 2005 IEEE INFOCOM 2005, Miami, Florida
March 8 — 12, 2005 IEEE Percom 2005, Kauai Island, Hawaii
January 17 — 20, 2005 The Twelfth Annual ACM/SPIE Multimedia Computing and Networking (MMCN) 2005, San Jose, California

 

2004

December 15 — 17, 2004 The 8th International Conference On Principles Of Distributed Systems (OPODIS 2004), Grenoble, France
November 29 — December 3, 2004 IEEE Globecom 2004, Dallas, Texas
November 16 — 19, 2004 Workshop on Coordinated Quality of Service in Distributed Systems (COQODS), in conjunction with the 2004 IEEE International Conference On Networks (ICON 2004), Singapore
October 18 — 20, 2004 First International Conference on Quality of Service in Heterogeneous Wired/Wireless Networks (QShine 2004), Dallas, Texas
March 23 — 26, 2004 IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) 2004, Tokyo, Japan

 

2003

September 1 — 6, 2003 EUROMICRO 2003, Track on “Multimedia Telecommunications: Multimedia Content Management and Distribution,” Turkey
May 19 — 22, 2003 IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) 2003, Providence, Rhode Island
May 11 — 15, 2003 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2003, Anchorage, Alaska