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Friday - Saturday - Sunday

Friday         25/5/2018

8:30-9:30         Registration

9:30-10:30       Plenary Session 1
Chair: John Macintyre

Keynote Speaker: Anastasios Tefas, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Title: Deep Learning and Robotics: Perception, Control and Innovations


10:30-11:30     AIAI Session 1: Classification – Recommender Systems (CLORE)
Chair: Adrian Catalin Florea

Anitta Thomas, Alta van der Merwe, Aurona Geber
Ontology-Based Spatial Pattern Recognition in Diagrams (full)

Petia Koprinkova-Hristova, Miroslava Stefanova, Nadejda Bocheva,
Echo State Network for Classification of Human Eye Movements During Decision Making (full)

Nikolaos Polatidis, Stelios Kapetanakis, Elias Pimenidis, Konstantinos Kosmidis
Reproducibility of Experiments in Recommender Systems Evaluation (full)

10:30-11:30     AIAI Session 2: Deep Learning (DEEP)
Chair: Anastasios Tefas

Sergey Rodionov, Alexey Potapov, Hugo Latapie, Enzo Fenoglio
Maxim Peterson Improving Deep Models of Person Re-identification for Cross-Dataset Usage (full)

Kai Yi, Shitao Chen, Yu Chen, Chao Xia, Nanning Zheng
Cognition-based Deep Learning: Progresses and Perspectives (full)

Shitao Chen, Yuhao Huang, nanning Zheng, Zhiqiang Jian, Yu Chen
Spatial-Temporal Based Lane Detection Using Deep Learning (full)

11:30-12:00     Coffee Break

12:00-13:00     AIAI Session 3: Social Media-Fuzzy (SMEFU)
Chair: Elias Pimenidis

Lazaros Iliadis, Konstantinos Demertzis, Vardis-Dimitris Anezakis
Temporal Modeling of Invasive Species' Migration in Greece from Neighboring Countries Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps (full)

Sarah Elsharkawy, Ghada Hassan, Tarek Nabhan, Mohamed Roushdy
Studying the Dissemination of the K-core Influence in Twitter Cascades (short)

Chao Chen, Gabriel Terejanu
Sub-Event Detection on Twitter Network (short)

12:00-13:00     AIAI Session 4: AI in Action Recognition – Human Computer Interaction (ARHUCI)
Chair: Katia Kermanidou

JInliang Zang, Le Wang, Ziyi Liu, Qilin Zhang, Gang Hua, Nanning Zheng
Attention-based Temporal Weighted Convolutional Neural Network for Action Recognition (full)

Ziyi Liu, Le Wang, Nanning Zheng
Content-aware Attention Network for Action Recognition (full)

Chao Jing, Ping Wei, Hongbin Sun, Nanning Zheng
Spatial-Temporal Convolution Neural Networks for Action Recognition (full)

13:00-14:00     Lunch

14:00-15:00     Plenary Session 2
Chair: Ilias Maglogiannis

Keynote Speaker: Georgios Yannakakis, University of Malta

Title: AI Designing Games for us ... with (or without) us

15:00-15:15     Coffee Break

15:15-16:15     Plenary Session 3
Chair: Lazaros Iliadis

Invited Speaker: John Macintyre, University of Sunderland
Title: TBA

16:30-20:00     Boarding on the bus for the medieval Rhodes town guided walking tour

20:30-22:00     Welcome reception in the Aldemar Amilia Mare Hotel

Saturday    26/5/2018

8:30-9:30         Registration

9:30-10:30       Plenary Session 4
Chair: Yannis Papaefstathiou

Keynote Speaker: Plamen Angelov, Lancaster University, UK
Title: Empirical Approach to Learning from Data (Streams): Fast and Interpretable Deep Learning

10:30-11:50     AIAI Session 5: Fuzzy Modeling-Entropy (FUMEN)

Chair: Petr Hajek

Mike Spiliotis, Panagiotis Angelidis, Basil Papadopoulos
A Hybrid Fuzzy Regression-Based Methodology for Normal Distribution (case study: Cumulative Annual Precipitation) (full)

Trasanides George, Georgia Tsaousi, Kingsley Adjenughwure, Katerina Kotzampassi, Konstantinos Kapanidis, Basil Papadopoulos
Fuzzy Approach for Bibliometric Analysis of Publication Trends on Intragastric Balloon as a Minimally Invasive Procedure for Weight Loss in Obese Individuals (full)

Dimitris Kardaras, Stavros Kaperonis, Stavroula Barbounaki, Ilias Petrounias, Kostas Bithas
An Approach to Modelling User Interests using TF-IDF and Fuzzy Sets Qualitative Comparative Analysis (full)

Sheng-Hui Wang, Huai-Ting Li, En-Jui Chang, An-Yeu Wu
Entropy-assisted Emotion Recognition of Valence and Arousal Using XGBoost Classifier (full)

10:30-11:50     5G-PINE Workshop Session 1: (5G-PINE1)
Chair: Ioannis Neokosmidis

Shah Nawaz Khan, Roberto Riggio
On Edge Cloud Architecture and Joint Physical Virtual Resource Orchestration for SDN/NFV (full)

Alexandros Kostopoulos, Ioannis Chochliouros, Daniele Munaretto, Claudio Meani, Claus Keuker, Elisenda Temprado Garriga, Javier Fernandez Hidalgo, Miguel Catalan Cid, Hicham Khalife, Fidel Liberal
Use Cases for 5G Networks Using Small Cells (full)

Ioannis Chochliouros, Anastasia Spiliopoulou, Anastasios Kourtis, Ioannis Giannoulakis, Michail-Alexandros Kourtis, Emmanouil Kafetzakis, Eirini Vasilaki, Marinos Agapiou, Mike Iosifidis
Enhancing Network Management via NFV, MEC, Cloud Computing and Cognitive Features: The "5G ESSENCE" Modern Architectural Approach (full)

Ioannis Chochliouros, Maria Belesioti, Stefan Vanya, Viktor Oravec, Natalia Theologou, Maria Koutli, Athanasios Tryferidis, Dimitrios Tzovaras
e-Health Services in the Context of IoT: The Case of the VICINITY project (short)

11:50-12:15     Coffee Break

12:15-13:30     AIAI Session 6: Neural Networks – Voice separation (NNE_VOS)
Chair: Costin Badica

Nikolaos Kolokas, Anastasios Drosou, Dimitrios Tzovaras
Keywords-to-text Synthesis Using Recurrent Neural Network (full)

Daniel Stamate, Wajdi Alghamdi, Daniel Stahl, Alexander Zamyatin, Robin Murray, Marta di Forti
Can Artificial Neural Networks Predict Psychiatric Conditions Associated with Cannabis Use? (full)

Mehmet Yigit Yildirim, Mert Ozer, Hasan Davulcu
Cost-Sensitive Decision Making for Online Fraud Management (full)

Michele Della Ventura
Voice Separation in Polyphonic Music: Information Theory Approach (short)

12:15-13:30     5G-PINE Workshop Session 2: (5G-PINE2)
Chair: Ioannis Chocliouros

Ioannis Neokosmidis, Theodoros Rokkas, Dimitris Xydias, Antonino Albanese, Muhammad Shuaib Siddiqui, Carlos Colman-Meixner, Dimitra Simeonidou
Are 5G Networks, and the Neutral Host Model, the Solution to the Shrinking Telecom Market? (full)

Anna Umbert, Oriol Sallent, Jordi Perez-Romero, Juan Sánchez-González, Diarmuid Collins, Maicon Kist
An Experimental Assessment of Channel Selection in Cognitive Radio Networks (full)

Juan Sánchez-González, Oriol Sallent, Jordi Perez-Romero
Space/Time Traffic Fluctuations in a Cellular Network: Measurements' Analysis and Potential Applications (full)

13:30-14:30     Lunch

14:30-15:30     SEDSEAL Workshop Keynote Session:
Chair: Dimitrios Koutsomitropoulos

Keynote Speaker: Panos Kalnis, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Title: How to Build Scalable SPARQL Engines for Big RDF Data

15:30-16:20     SEDSEAL Workshop Session: (SEDSEAL)
Chair: Dimitrios Koutsomitropoulos

Ilias Kalamaras, Nikolaos Kaklanis, Kostas Votis, Dimitrios Tzovaras
Towards Big Data Analytics in Large-scale Federations of Semantically Heterogeneous IoT Platforms (full)

Vaishali Nagpure, Cynthia Hood, Stephanie Vaccaro
Semantic Models for Labeling Spectrum Data (full)

15:30-16:20     AIAI Session 7: Constraints – Collective Intelligence (COCO)
Chair: Will Serrano

Amelia Badica, Costin Badica, Daniela Danciulescu, Doina Logofatu          
Greedy Heuristics for Automatic Synthesis of Efficient Block-Structured Scheduling Processes from Declarative Specifications (full)

Irsha Tehseen, Ghulam Rasool Tahir, Khadija Shakeel, Mubbashir Ali
Corpus Based Machine Translation for Scientific Text (short)

Jhonatan David Valdes Gallo, Daniela Rincón Lizarazo, Luz Esperanza Bohórquez
Collective Intelligence for Decision-making in Complex Environments: Literature Review (short)

16:20-16:50     Coffee Break

16:50-18:10     AIAI Session 8: Medical Intelligence (MEDI)
Chair: Ilias Maglogiannis

Theodoros Iliou, Georgia Konstantopoulou, Ioannis Stephanakis, Konstantinos Anastasopoulos, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos, George Anastassopoulos, Iliou
Machine Learning Data Preprocessing Method for Stress Level Prediction (full)

Maria Hoțoiu, Federico Tavella, Jan Treur
A Temporal-causal Network Model for the Internal Processes of a Person with a Borderline Personality Disorder (full)

Athanasios Kallipolitis, Ilias Maglogiannis
Content Based Image Retrieval in Digital Pathology using Speeded up Robust Features (full)

Lucas Rizzo, Ljiljana Majnaric, Pierpaolo Dondio, Luca Longo,
On the Use of Argumentation Theory and Biomarkers for the Prediction of Survival in Elderly (full)

16:50-18:10     AIAI Session 9: Classification-Learning (CLEA)
Chair: Amelia Badica

Will Serrano

The Random Neural Network with a Genetic Algorithm and Deep Learning Clusters in Smart Investment (full)
Liyun Gong, Miao Yu, Wenting Duan, Xujiong Ye, Kjartan Gudmundsson, Mark Swainson,

A Novel Camera-based Approach for Automatic Expiry Date Detection and Recognition on Food Packages (full)
Aliaksandr Barushka, Petr Hajek,
Spam Filtering in Social Networks using Regularized Deep Neural Networks with Ensemble Learning (full)

Marta Perez Garcia, Sarita Saffón López,
Building Trust Between Users and Telecommunications Data Driven Virtual Assistants (short)

21:00   Conference Party

Sunday       27/5/2018

8:30-9:30         Registration

9:30-10:30       Plenary Session 5 - Tutorial
Chair: Petia Koprinkova

Yannis Papaefstathiou, University of Crete, Greece
Title: Implementation of Hardware Accelerators for Machine Learning

10:30-11:50     AIAI Session 10: Support Vector Machines – Learning (SVM_LEA)

Chair: John Oommen

Adrian-Catalin Florea, Razvan Andonie
A Dynamic Early Stopping Criterion for Random Search in SVM Hyperparameter Optimization (full)

Anis Yazidi, Xuan Zhang, Lei Jiao, John Oommen
The Hierarchical Continuous Pursuit Learning Automation for Large Numbers of Actions (full)

Di Zhou, Yuxin Zhao, Chang Liu, Yanlong Liu
Speedup of Network Training Process by Eliminating the Overshoots of Outputs (full)

Paul Kelly, Luca Longo
An Investigation into the Effects of Multiple Kernel Combinations on Solutions Spaces in Support Vector Machines (short)

10:30-11:50     AIAI Session 11: Fuzzy Modeling 2 Data Mining (FUMO2_DM)
Chair: Michael Spiliotis

Ilias Kalamaras, Anastasios Drosou, Kostas Votis, Dionysios Kehagias, Dimitrios Tzovaras
A Multi-objective Data Mining Approach for Road Traffic Prediction (full)

Ashraf Afifi
A Study of Heuristic Evaluation Measures in Fuzzy Rule Induction (full)

Esteban Arias Caracas, Paulo Gaona Garcia, Daniel Mendoza López, Jhon Herrera Cubides, Carlos Montenegro Marin
Evaluation of the Linked Open Data Quality Based on a Fuzzy Logic Model (short)

Aybüke Öztürk, Stéphane Lallich, Jérôme Darmont
A Visual Quality Index for Fuzzy C-Means (short)

11:50-12:20     Coffee Break

12:20-13:40     HEALTHIOT Workshop Session: (HIT)
Chair: Seda Polat Erdeniz

Seda Polat Erdeniz, Ilias Maglogiannis, Andreas Menychtas, Alexander Felfernig, Thi Ngoc Trang Tran
Recommender Systems for IoT Enabled m-Health Applications (full)

Stefanos Stavrotheodoros, Nikolaos Kaklanis, Konstantinos Votis, Dimitrios Tzovaras
A Smart-home IoT Infrastructure for the Support of Independent Living of Older Adults (full)

Argyro Mavrogiorgou, Athanasios Kiourtis, Dimosthenis Kyriazis
A Generic Approach for Capturing Reliability in Medical Cyber-physical Systems (full)

Dimitris Chousiadas, Andreas Menychtas, Panayiotis Tsanakas, Ilias Maglogiannis
Advancing Quantified-self Applications Utilizing Visual Data Analytics and the Internet of Things (full)

12:20-13:40     MHDW Workshop Session 1: (MHD 1)
Chair: Andreas Kanavos

Despoina Mouratidis, Katia Lida Kermanidis
Automatic Selection of Parallel Data for Machine Translation (full)

Georgios Drakopoulos, Dimitrios Tsolis, Antonia Stefani, Phivos Mylonas
The Biomolecular Computation Paradigm: A Survey in Massive Biological Computation (short)

Mai Alzamel, Maxime Crochemore, Costas Iliopoulos, Tomasz Kociumaka, Ritu Kundu, Jakub Radoszewski, Wojciech Rytter, Tomasz Walen
How Much Different are two Words with Different Shortest Periods (short)

Michalis Stavridis, Aigli Korfiati, Georgios Sakellaropoulos, Seferina Mavroudi, Konstantinos Theofilatos
Non-coding RNA Sequences Identification and Classification Using a Multi-class and Multi-label Ensemble Technique (short)

13:40-14:40     Lunch

14:40-15:45     AIAI Session 12: Machine Learning 1 (ML1)
Chair: Kostas Votis

Florin Leon, Silvia Curteanu, Andrei-Stefan Lupu, Sabina-Adriana Floria, Doina Logofatu
An Evaluation of Regression Algorithms Performance for the Chemical Process of Naphthalene Sublimation (full)

Montserrat López-Suárez, Eva Armengol, Sergio Calsamiglia, Lorena Castillejos
Using Decision Trees to Extract Patterns for Dairy Culling Management (full)

Rubén Martín Vázquez, Ricardo Aler Mur, Inés María Galván León
Wind Energy Forecasting at Different Time Horizons with Individual and Global Models (full)

14:40-16:00     AIAI Session 13: AI in Games – AI in Search (AGASE)
Chair: Doina Logofatu

Armando Taucer, Spencer Polk, John Oommen
On Addressing the Challenges of Complex Stochastic Games Using "Representative" Moves (full)

Anis Yazidi, Hugo Lewi Hammer
Quantile Estimation Based on the Principles of the Search on the Line (full)

Andres Iglesias, Akemi Galvez
Improved Cuckoo Search with Luus-Jakoola Heuristics for the IFS Inverse Problem of Binary Self-similar Fractal Images (full)

Rejab Hajlaoui, Herve Guyennet, Tarek Moulahi
A Scatter Search Based Heuristic for Reliable Clustering in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (full)

14:40-16:00     MHDW Workshop Session 2: (MHD 2)
Chair: Phivos Mylonas

Alaa Mohasseb, Mohamed Bader-El-Den, Mihaela Cocea
Detecting Question Intention Using a K-Nearest Neighbor Based Approach (full)

Athanasios Alexopoulos, Andreas Kanavos, Konstantinos Giotopoulos, Alaa Mohasseb, Mohamed Bader-El-Den,
Incremental Learning for Large Scale Classification Systems (short)

Panagiotis Gourgaris, Andreas Kanavos, Nikos Karacapilidis, Vassilis Tampakas
Argumentative Discourse Concepts as revealed by Traversing a Graph (full)

Panagiota Kotoula, Christos Makris
Query Disambiguation Based on Clustering Techniques (full)

16:10-16:30     Coffee Break

16:30-17:50     AIAI Session 14: Machine Learning 2 (ML2)
Chair: Synthia Hood

Alexandra Degeest, Michel Verleysen, Benoît Frénay
Smoothness Bias in Relevance Estimators for Feature Selection in Regression (full)

Eoin Rogers, Robert Ross, John Kelleher
Evaluating Sequence Discovery Systems in an Abstraction-aware Manner (full)

Daniel Stamate, Wajdi Alghamdi, Daniel Stahl, Doina Logofatu, Alexander Zamyatin
PIDT: A Novel Decision Tree Algorithm Based on Parameterised Impurities and Statistical Pruning Approaches (full)

Sven Löffler, Ke Liu, Petra Hofstedt
The Regularization of CSPs for Rostering, Planning and Resource Management Problems (short)

16:30-17:50     AIAI Session 15: Optimization-Fusion-5G (OPFU5G)
Chair: Di Zhou

Panagiotis Spentzouris, Iordanis Koutsopoulos, Kasper Grud Skat Madsen, Tommy Vestergaard Hansen
Advertiser Bidding Prediction and Optimization in Online Advertising (full)

Alexandros Georgiou, Andreas Kanavos, Christos Makris
Finding Influential Users in Twitter Using Cluster-based Fusion Methods of Result Lists (full)

Kristiyan Balabanov, Doina Logofatu, Costin Badica
A Simulation-based Analysis of Interdependent Populations in a Dynamic Ecological Environment (full)

Ruben Solozabal, Aitor Sanchoyerto, Miren Cava, Bego Blanco, Hicham Khalife, Mathieu Bouet, Damien Lavaux, Emmanouil Kafetzakis
Providing Mission-critical Services over 5G Radio Access Network (short)

16:30-17:30     MHDW Workshop Session 3: (MHD 3)
Chair: Andreas Kanavos

Sotirios-Filippos Tsarouchis, Maria Kotouza, Fotis Psomopoulos, Pericles Mitkas
A Multi-metric Algorithm for Hierarchical Clustering of Same-length Protein Sequences (full)

Oluwole Ajala, Hayam Alamro, Costas Iliopoulos, Grigorios Loukides
Towards String Sanitization (full)

Costas Iliopoulos, Steven Watts
Efficient Recognition of Abelian Palindromic Factors and Associated Results (full)

18:00-18:15     Closing Session



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