Yves Robert received the PhD degree from Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble. He is currently a full professor in the Computer Science Laboratory LIP at ENS Lyon. He is the author of 7 books, 150 papers published in international journals, and 240 papers published in international conferences. He is the editor of 11 book proceedings and 13 journal special issues. He is the advisor of 30 PhD theses. His main research interests are scheduling techniques and resilient algorithms for large-scale platforms. He is a Fellow of the IEEE. He has been elected a Senior Member of Institut Universitaire de France in 2007 and renewed in 2012. He has been awarded the 2014 IEEE TCSC Award for Excellence in Scalable Computing, and the 2016 IEEE TCPP Outstanding Service Award. He holds a Visiting Scientist position at the University of Tennessee Knoxville since 2011.