Georgios Bouloukakis is a Postdoc researcher at the University of California, Irvine working with Prof. Nalini Venkatasubramanian in the distributed systems middleware group in USA. Part of his research is supported by the INRIA@SiliconValley program. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Pierre and Marie Curie University under Prof. Valérie Issarny and Dr. Nikolaos Georgantas. His Ph.D. research was conducted at INRIA in Paris, France. He received his M.Sc. degree from the University of Crete under Prof. Constantine Stephanidis and his studies were supported by the Institute of Computer Science (ICS-FORTH) in Greece. His research interests are in the fields of Middleware, Software Engineering, Performance Analysis, Distributed Systems and Internet of Things.