ICDATA'18 Schedule - Monday, July 30

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07:00a - 05:00p:  REGISTRATION
                  (Lotus Ballrooms 1-2; Registration Counter/Desk)
08:30 - 08:50am:  CONGRESS WELCOME REMARKS - July 30, Monday:
                  Prof. Hamid R. Arabnia (Chair, Steering Committee &
                  Coordinator); Department of Computer Science, University
                  of Georgia, USA; Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of
                  Supercomputing (Springer); Fellow, Center of Excellence in
                  Terrorism, Resilience, Intelligence & Organized Crime
                  Research (CENTRIC)
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B-C)
08:50 - 09:10am:  CONGRESS OPENING SPEECH - July 30, Monday:
                  Thriving in an Increasingly Interdisciplinary World
                  Dr. Stacey Franklin Jones
                  Award winning aerospace software engineer, computer
                  scientist, and higher education administrator as Chair,
                  Dean, Provost, Chancellor, and Vice President (multiple
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B-C)
09:10 - 09:30am:  AN IMPACTFUL INITIATIVE - Juy 30, Monday:
                  Initiatives and Platforms to Alleviate the Challenges
                  Faced by Researchers & PhD Students in Africa & most
                  Developing Countries
                  Nnenna Christine Martin
                  Research Director, ResearchLink International LLC,
                  Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B-C)
09:30 - 10:20am:  KEYNOTE LECTURE - Juy 30, Monday:
                  Data Science in Industry and Transport: The black swan
                  effect and the swan song desire
                  Prof. Diego Galar
                  Lulea University of Technology (LTU), Luea, Sweden;
                  Coordinator of several H2020 projects in cyber physical
                  systems, Industry 4.0, IoT, & industrial Big Data; Principal
                  Researcher, Tecnalia, Spain; Visiting Professor, University
                  of Sunderland (UK); University of Maryland (USA); ...
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B-C)
10:20 - 10:40am:  BREAK
10:40 - 11:00am:  ICDATA'18 OPENING REMARKS
                  Dr. Robert Stahlbock
                  General Chair ICDATA'18
                  University of Hamburg, Germany
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B)
11:00a - 12:20p:  INVITED TALK:
                  Data Revolution: From Data Science to Data Economy
                  Dr. Peter Geczy
                  National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
                  (AIST), Japan; Senior Member, IEEE; Member, INFORMS and INNS
                  July 30, 2018 (Monday)
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B)
12:20 - 01:20pm:  LUNCH (On Your Own)
                  Chairs: Dr. Robert Stahlbock*, Dr. Gary M. Weiss**
                          *University of Hamburg, Germany;
                          **Fordham University, New York, USA
                  July 30, 2018 (Monday); 01:20pm - 03:00pm
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B)
01:20 - 01:40pm:  High Performance Support Vector Machines and its Applications
                  Taiping He, Tao Wang, Ralph Abbey, Joshua Griffin
                  SAS Institute Inc., USA
01:40 - 02:00pm:  Tuning the Layers of Neural Networks for Robust Generalization
                  Chun Pang Chiu, Kwok Yee Michael Wong
                  Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
02:00 - 02:20pm:  FAWCA: A Flexible-greedy Approach to find Well-tuned CNN
                  Architecture for Image Recognition Problem
                  Md Mosharaf Hossain, Douglas Talbert, Sheikh Khaled Ghafoor,
                  and Ramakrishnan Kannan
                  Tennessee Technological University, Tennessee, USA
02:20 - 02:40pm:  Venn Predictors Using Lazy Learners
                  Ulf Johansson, Tuwe Lofstrom, Hakan Sundell
                  University of Boras, Sweden
02:40 - 03:00pm:  A Multivariate Linear Regression Analysis of in Vitro Testing
                  Conditions and Brain Biomechanical Response under Shear Loads
                  Folly Crawford, Osama AbuOmar, Raj Prabhu, Jennifer Fisher
                  Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Mississippi State
                  University, Mississippi, USA
03:00 - 03:40pm:  POSTER SESSION A
                  July 30, 2018 (Monday)
                  (LOCATION: Lotus Ballrooms 1-2)
                  O.  An Interactive Data Analytics System for Employment
                      Acceptance Recommendation
                      Opeyemi Fadairo, David Olatunbosun
                      Virginia International University, Virginia, USA
                  O.  ...
                  CHALLENGES, AND PERSPECTIVES (Part I)
                  Chairs: Dr. Mahmoud Abou-Nasr*, Dr. Robert Stahlbock**,
                          and Dr. Gary M. Weiss***
                          *Ford Motor Company, USA;
                          **University of Hamburg, Germany;
                          ***Fordham University, New York, USA
                  July 30, 2018 (Monday); 03:40pm - 05:20pm
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B)
03:40 - 04:00pm:  Customer Level Predictive Modeling for Accounts Receivable
                  to Reduce Intervention Actions
                  Michelle Cheong, Wen Shi
                  Singapore Management University, Singapore
04:00 - 04:20pm:  Sentiment Analysis on Arabic Social Media - a Case study:
                  Extracting Opinions on Products Made in Egypt
                  Sara Elshobaky, Noha Adly
                  Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt
04:20 - 04:40pm:  Credit Default Mining Using Combined Machine Learning and
                  Heuristic Approach
                  Sheikh Rabiul Islam, William Eberle, Sheikh Khaled Ghafoor
                  Tennessee Technological University, Tennessee, USA
04:40 - 05:00pm:  Mining Significant Terminologies in Online Social Media
                  Using Parallelized LDA for the Promotion of Cultural Products
                  Richard de Groof, Haiping Xu, Jurui Zhang, Raymond Liu
                  University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA
05:00 - 05:20pm:  Traffic Jam Direction Field Clustering
                  Jose Luis Quiroz Fabian, Araceli Reyes-C, Emilio Bravo-G.,
                  Alejandro Molina Villegas, Louis Betron Tenorio, and
                  Adriana Perez Espinosa
                  Centro de Investigacion Educacion en transporte y movilidad
                  (CITMA), Sociedad Civil, Mexico
05:20 - 07:20pm:  INVITED TALK:
                  More Data Less Downtime - The road from description,
                  prediction towards prescription by the means of digitization
                  Prof. Diego Galar
                  Lulea University of Technology, Sweden
                  July 30, 2018 (Monday)
                  (LOCATION: Galleria B)
                  July 30 - Monday; 08:00 - 10:30pm
                  (LOCATION: TBA)