RECENT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES:

Editor-in-Chief for International Journals:

1.   Journal of Computational Information Systems (www.jofcis.com)

2.   Serdica Journal of Computing (http://serdica-comp.math.bas.bg/index.php/serdicajcomputing)

 

Editor for International Journals:

1.   Data science journal (http://datascience.codata.org/about/editorialteam/)

Recent Reviewer:

1.   Russian federation national research fund

2.   Greece national research fund

3.   South Africa National Research Foundation (NRF)

 

Recent Publish House Reviewer:

1.   McGraw Hill Publication

2.   Wiley

3.   Thomson Learning

 

International Organization and Program Expert:

1.   UNESCO

2.   World Summit Award (WSA), national expert, member national contest committee, participation in the board of directors meeting

3.   European Comision Leonardo da Vinci program

 

International Conference Program Committee Member:

1.   VISUAL2000 Conference, Lyon, France, 2000.

2.   5-th IASTED International Conference on Computers, Graphics and the Imaging, Hawaii, August 13-16, 2001.

3.   6th IASTED Computer Graphics and Imaging Conference (CGIM-2002), Kauai, Hawaii, August 12-14, 2002.

4.   7th IASTED International Conference on Computers, Graphics and the Imaging (CGIM-2003), Honolulu, Hawaii, August 13-15, 2003.

5.   International Conference Information and Communication Technologies and Programming, Varna, Bulgaria, June 23-26, 2003.

6.   Joint International Events on Information Theories & Applications, Varna June 2003.

7.   First Special Workshop on Multimedia Semantics - WMS03, Varna, Bulgaria, 2003.

8.   8th IASTED International Conference on Computers, Graphics and the Imaging (CGIM-2004), Honolulu, Hawaii, August 16-18, 2004.

9.   International Conference Information and Communication Technologies and Programming, Varna, Bulgaria, June 2004.

10. Second Special Workshop on Multimedia Semantics - WMS04, Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, 2004.

11. 9th IASTED International Conference on Computers, Graphics and the Imaging (CGIM-2005), Hawaii, August 15-17, 2005.

12. Third Special Workshop on Multimedia Semantics - WMS05, June 22-24, Pisa, Italy, 2005.

13. International Conference Information and Communication Technologies and Programming, Sofia, Bulgaria, June 2005.

14. Joint International Events on Information Theories & Applications, Varna, June 2005.

15. CompSysTech 2005, Varna, Bulgaria, 2005.

16. IADIS Applied Computing 2006, San Sebastian, Spain, 25-28 February 2006

17. ADBIS 2007, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2007.

18. DMS 2006, the Twelfth International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems, Grand Canyon, USA, Aug. 30, Sept. 1, 2006.

19. First International Conference on digital Information Management (ICDIM 2006), Bangalore, India, Dec. 6-8, 2006

20. Fourth Workshop on Multimedia Semantics, Create, Greece, 2006.

21. ICSOFT 2006, the 1st International Conference on Software and Data Technologies, Setubal, Portugal, 11-14 September, 2006

22. Bulgarian National Conference The education in the information society, Plovdiv, 4-5 October, 2006

23. IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging, Innsbruck, Austria, Feb 13-15, 2007

24. IASTED International Conference on Graphics and Visualization in Engineering, GVE 2007, January 3-5, 2007, Clearwater, Florida, USA

25. ACMSE 2007: 45th ACM Southeast Conference, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA, March 23-24, 2007

26. 2007 International conference on distributed multimedia systems, San Francisco Bay, September 6-8, 2007

27. Second International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM 2007), October 28-31, 2007, Lyon, France

28. Conference on New Media Technology (I-MEDIA 07), September 2007, Graz, Austria

29. International Conference, 60 years Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, July 6-8, 2007, Sofia, Bulgaria

30. CompSysTech07, 14-15 June 2007, Rousse, Bulgaria

31. IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging (CGIM 2008), Innsbruck, Austria, 13-15 February 2008

32. Management of International Business & Economic Systems (MIBES 2007), September 29-30, 2007, Larissa, Greece

33. International Scientific-and-Technological Exhibition-Congress MECHATRONICS AND ROBOTICS (M&R-2007), October 2-5, 2007, St. Petersburg, Russia

34. 23rd ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC 2008), March 16-20, 2008, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil

35. CIT2008, 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, Sydney, Australia, 8 - 11 July 2008

36. DMS2008, the 14th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems, Boston, USA, September 4 - 6, 2008

37. Management of International Business and Economics Systems 2008 conference, 4 - 5 July 2008, Larissa, Greece

38. Third International Conference on Digital Information Management, ICDIM 2008, November 13-16, 2008, University of East London, London, UK

39. The 2nd International Conference on Knowledge Generation, Communication and Management: KGCM 2008, June 29th - July 2nd, 2008, Orlando, Florida, USA

40. Imedia, International Conference on New Media Technology, 3-5 September 2008, Messe Center Graz, Austria

41. APWeb 2008, The 10th Asia-Pacific Web Conference, 26-28 April, 2008, Shenyang, China

42. CompSysTech08, 12-13 June 2008, Gabrovo, Bulgaria

43. Joint International Conferences on Asia-Pacific Web Conference (APWeb) and Web-Age Information Management (WAIM), April 5-7, 2009 Suzhou, China.

44. The First International Conference on Advances in Multimedia, MMEDIA 2009, Colmar, France, July 19 -24, 2009

45. 2009 International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS 2009), September 10-12, 2009 Redwood City, California, USA.

46. International Workshop on Collective Evolutionary Systems in conjunction with ICCSA 2009, June 29-July 2, 2009, Yongin, Korea.

47. International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions 2009 (ICITST-2009), August 9-14, 2009, London, UK

48. 4th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies, (ICSOFT 2009), 26-29 July 2009, Sofia, Bulgaria

49. CompSysTech09, 18-19 June 2009, Ruse, Bulgaria

50. XXth anniversary international scientific and technical conference Extreme Robotics. Nano-, micro- and macrorobots (ER-2009), Divnomorskoye, Russian Federation, 28 September to 3 October 2009

51. 2009 International Conference on Web Information Systems and Mining, 7-8 November 2009, Shanghai, China

52. Fourth International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM 2009), University of Michigan, November 1-4, 2009

53. S3T: Software, Services and Semantics Technology International Conference, Sofia, Bulgaria, October 28-29, 2009

54. IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging (CGIM 2010), Innsbruck, Austria, February 17-19, 2010

55. 3rd Workshop on Many Faces of Multimedia Semantics together with the IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM09), Dec. 2009, San Diego, USA

56. IADIS International Conference APPLIED COMPUTING 2009, Rome, Italy, 19 - 21 November 2009

57. The Second International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia, MMEDIA 2010, June 13-19, 2010, Athens, Greece

58. DMS 2010, the 16th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems, Oak Brook, Illinois, USA, October 14 to October 16, 2010

59. 2010 International Symposium on Signal Processing, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition (SIP 2010), November 11 ~ 13, 2010, Cebu, Philippines

60. The International ACM Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems (MEDES10), Bangkok-Thailand, October 26-29, 2010

61. International Scientific and Technical Conference Extreme Robotics , Moscow, 18 - 21 May, 2009

62. ICSOFT 2010, 5th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies, 22-24 July 2010, Athens, Greece

63. International Conference on Knowledge Generation, Communication and Management: KGCM 2010, June 29th - July 2nd, 2010 Orlando, Florida, USA

64. IMCIC 2010, The International multi-conference on complexity, informatics and cybernetics, April 6th-9th 2010, Orlando, Florida

65. National conference The education in the information society, May 27-28, 2010, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

66. International conference S3T: Software, Service and Semantic Technology, September 11-12, 2010, Varna, Bulgaria

67. i.tech 2010, 8th International conference Information research and applications, June 24-27, 2010, Varna, Bulgaria

68. ISK2010 International scientific conference Informatics in the scientific knowledge, June 24-26, 2010, Varna, Bulgaria

69. ICDEM 2010, Second International Conference on Data Engineering and Management, 29-30 July 2010, Tiruchirappalli, India, Publicity chair

70. 8th international conference on computing, communications and control technologies: CCCT2010, April 6th - 9th, 2010, Orlando, Florida

71. International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies CompSysTech10, 17-18 June 2010, Sofia, Bulgaria

72. MIBES 2010 - Management of International Business and Economics Systems Conference, 4-6 June 2010, Kavala, Greece

73. The Twelfth IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging, CGIM 2011, February 16-18, 2011, Innsbruck, Austria

74. The 2010 International Conference on Web Information Systems and Mining (WISM10) and the 2010 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Computational Intelligence (AICI10), 23-24 October 2010, Sanya, China

75. The International Conference on Data Engineering and Internet Technology (DEIT 2011), 15-17 March 2011, Bali, Indonesia.

76. MMEDIA 2011: The Third International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia, April 17-22, 2011 - Budapest, Hungary

77. The 2nd International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics: IMCIC 2011, March 27th - 30th, 2011, Orlando, Florida USA

78. 5th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT 2011), Seville, Spain, 18-21 July, 2011

79. The IASTED International Conference on Computational Photography, CPhoto 2011, June 1-3, 2011, Vancouver, BC, Canada

80. Summer KGCM 2011 - 5th International Conference on Knowledge Generation, Communication and Management: KGCM 2011, July19-22, 2011, Orlando, Florida USA

81. International Symposium on Collaborative Enterprises: CENT 2011, July 19th-July 22nd, 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA

82. 17th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS2011), Florence, Italy, August 18 -20, 2011.

83. International Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems (MEDES) 2011, 21-23 November, San Francisco, California.

84. 4th National conference - The education in the information society, May 26-27, 2011, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

85. Third International Conference on Software, Services & Semantic Technologies (S3T 2011), September 1-2, 2011, Bourgas, Bulgaria

86. International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies, CompSysTech'11, 16-17 June 2011, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria

87. The Fourth International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia, MMEDIA 2012, April 29-May 4, 2012 - Chamonix / Mont Blanc, France

88. SIP 2011: 2011 International Conference on Signal Processing, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, December 8~10, 2011, Jeju Island, Korea

89. The fall 9th International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies: CCCT 2011, November 29th - December 2nd, 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA

90. The International Conference on Design and Modelling in Science, Education, and Technology: DeMset 2011, November 29-December 2, 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA

91. IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging (CGIM), Crete, Greece, June 18-20, 2012

92. 18th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS'2012), Miami Beach, USA, August 9-11, 2012

93. ICSOFT 2012, the 7th International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends, Rome, July 24-27, 2012

94. 41-th Conference of the Union of Bulgarian Mathematics, Borovez, Bulgaria, April 9-12, 2012

95. The Fourth International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia, MMEDIA 2012, April 29- May 4, 2012, Chamonix/Mont, Blanc, France

96. 5th National conference: The education in the information society, May 31-June 1, 2012, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

97. The Spring 2nd International Conference on Design and Modeling in Science, Education, and Technology: DeMSET 2012, March 25th-28th, 2012, Orlando, Florida, USA

98. International Conference on Advances Science and Contemporary Engineering 2012 (ICASCE 2012), Jakarta, Indonesia, 24-25 October 2012

99. International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies CompSysTech12, 22-23 June 2012, Ruse, Bulgaria

100.             XLVII International Scientific Conference on Information, Communication and Energy Systems and Technologies ICEST 2012, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, 28-30 June 2012

101.             Management of International Business and Economics Systems 2012, MIBES 2012, 25-27 May, 2012, Larissa, Greece

102.             ICDS 2013, The Seventh International Conference on Digital Society, February 24, March 1, 2013 - Nice, France

103.             IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging (CGIM 2013), Innsbruck, Austria, February 12-14, 2013

104.             MMEDIA 2013, the Fifth International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia, Venice, Italy, April 22-26, 2013

105.             DATA 2013 (2nd International Conference on Data Management Technologies and Applications), Reykjavik, Iceland, 29-31 July, 2013

106.             ICSOFT-PT 2013 (International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends), Reykjavik, Iceland, 29-31 July, 2013

107.             19th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS'2013), Brighton, United Kingdom, August 8-10, 2013

108.             6th National conference-The education in the information society, May 30-31, 2013, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

109.             ECLAP 2013 Conference on Information Technologies for Performing Arts, Media Access and Entertainment, 8-10 April 2013, Porto, Portugal

110.             International Conference on Man-Machine Interactions - ICMMI 2013, Gliwice, Poland, October 22-25, 2013

111.             International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies CompSysTech13, 28-29 June 2013, Ruse, Bulgaria

112.             5th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Mining (WISM13) and the 5th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Computational Intelligence (AICI13), 13-15 August 2013, Guilin, Guangxi, China

113.             20th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia systems (DMS-2014), Pittsburg, August 27-29, 2014

114.             The Sixth International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia, MMEDIA 2014, February 23-27, 2014, Nice, France

115.             9th International Conference on Software Paradigm Trends (ICSOFT-PT 2013), 29-31 August 2014, Vienna, Austria

116.             3rd International Conference on Data Management Technologies and Applications (DATA 2014), 29-31 August 2014, Vienna, Austria

117.             The International ACM Conference on Management of Emergent Digital EcoSystems (MEDES), September 15-17, 2014, Buraidah Al Qassim, Saudi Arabia

118.             7th National Conference on Education and Research for Developing of the Information Society, May 29-30, 2014, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

119.             Third international workshop on Information Search, Integration and Personalization (ISIP 2014), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 9-10, 2014

120.             15-th International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies, CompSysTech14, 27 June 2014, Ruse, Bulgaria

121.             SITIS 2014 (10th International Conference on Signal-Image Technology & Internet-Based Systems), 23-27, November 2014 - Marrakech, Morocco

122.             The Seventh International Conferences on Advances in Multimedia (MMEDIA 2015), April 19 - 23, 2015 - Barcelona, Spain

123.             The Ninth International Conference on Digital Society, ICDS 2015, February 22-27, 2015, Lisbon, Portugal

124.             The 4th International Conference on Data Management Technologies and Applications (DATA), 20-22 July 2015, Colman, France

125.             21st International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS2015), August 31-September 2, 2015, Pittsburgh, USA

126.             8th International Conference on Similarity Search and Applications, SISAP 2015, October, 12-14, 2015, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

127.             16-th International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies, CompSysTech15, 25-26 June 2015, Dublin, Ireland

128.             The International workshop ISIP2015 - Information Search, Integration and Personalization, University of North Dakota, USA, October 1-2, 2015

129.             Distributed computer and communication networks: control, computation, communication international conference (DCCN-2015), 19-22 October 2015, Moscow

130.             UNESCO international conference Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria 28-30 September 2015

131.             Conference on Informatics dedicated to the 80 anniversary of the birth of prof. Petar Barnev 12-13 Nov 2015, Sofia, Bulgaria

132.             The Tenth International Conference on Digital Society and eGovernments ICDS 2016, April 24-28, 2016 - Venice, Italy

133.             First International Symposium on Data Science and Applications (DSA 2016), 10-11 October 2016, Milan, Italy

134.             UNESCO international conference Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria 28-30 September 2016

 

 

 

Research Forums Organization:

1.   Secretary and Program member of the Annual International conference of programming, Bulgaria, 1975-1992.

2.   Chair of the Special Session on Multimedia Semantics in the frame of the 28th International Conference Information and Communication Technologies and Programming, Varna, Bulgaria, June 23-26, 2003.

3.   Chair of the Special Session on Multimedia Semantics in the frame of the 29th International Conference Information and Communication Technologies and Programming, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Greece, June 20-27, 2004.

4.   Chair of the Third Special Workshop on Multimedia Semantics - WMS05, Pisa, Italy, June 22-24, 2005

5.   Chair of the Fourth Special Workshop on Multimedia Semantics - WMS06, Crete, Greece, June 2006

6.   Co-chair of the First Special workshop on multimedia semantics - The many faces of the multimedia semantics in the framework of the ACM Multimedia conference, Augsburg, Germany, September 28, 2007

7.   Co-chair of the Second Special workshop on multimedia semantics - The many faces of the multimedia semantics in the framework of the ACM Multimedia conference, Vancouver, Canada, October 27-November 1, 2008

8.   Local Arrangements Chair of the Fourth International Conference on Digital Information Management (ICDIM 2009), University of Michigan, November 1-4, 2009

9.   Co-chair of the 3rd Workshop on Many Faces of Multimedia Semantics together with the IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM09), Dec. 2009, San Diego, USA.

 

Member of Professional organizations:

1.   IEEE

2.   ACM

3.   Information Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) ‑ W.G. 8.4.

4.   International Society for Computers and Their Applications (ISCA).

5.   Union of Bulgarian Mathematicians since 1977.

6.   Union of Scientists in Bulgaria since 1977.

7.   Association for the Development of the Information Society.

8.   Society for Imaging Science and Technology

9.   European Academy of Digital Media

10. Association of University Libraries (AUL)

11. Kappa Mu Epsilon National Mathematics Honor Society, Michigan Epsilon Chapter

12. International Association of Science and Technology for Development (IASTED)

13. Upsilon Pi Epsilon National Computer Science Honor Society, Michigan Epsilon Chapter

14. COAR, the Confederation of Open Access Repositories

15. WSIS Knowledge Communities [wsisplatform@unesco.org]

16. SPARC Europe