Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Databases and Information Systems

Samira Akili


I am a final-year Ph.D. student working in the Database and Information Systems group.

My research interests include, among others:

  • Complex Event Processing
  • Data Stream Analytics
  • Distributed Systems



  • Foundations of Database Systems - Exercises (Bachelor & Master)
  • Analysis of Petri Nets (Bachelor, seminar)
  • Pattern Matching in IoT Infrastructures (Bachelor, semester project)
  • Implementation of Database Systems (Master, lecture & exercise)
  • Beauty is our business (Bachelor, seminar)


Profiles and Bibliography


Awards & Recognitions

  • Best Paper Award at ACM DEBS'22: S. Purtzel, S. Akili, M. Weidlich: Predicate-based push-pull communication for distributed CEP
  • Best Poster Award at ACM DEBS'19: S. Akili: On the Need for Distributed Complex Event Processing with Multiple Sinks.

Academic Service

  • PVLDB Reproducibility Committee