ECML/PKDD 2004: Final Call for Participation
ECML/PKDD 2004 Announcement
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Sat Sep 11 10:35:45 EST 2004
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Final Call for Participation
Pisa, Italy, September 20-24, 2004
ecmlpkdd at isti.cnr.it
The 15th European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) and
the 8th European Conference on Principles and Practice of
Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD) will be held
co-located in PISA, ITALY, September 20-24, 2004.
REGISTRATION AND HOTEL ACCOMMODATION:
The registration fee of 480 euros includes conference attendance,
workshops and tutorials attendance, Springer LNCS/LNAI proceedings
of ECML and PKDD (2 separate volumes), a CD-ROM with workshops
proceedings and tutorial notes, coffee breaks, a welcome party,
an excursion to the historical town of Lucca with associated
conference banquet, and a farewell party with buffet.
The conference will be held at the university conference
center "Polo Didattico G. Carmignani", adjacent to Scuola Normale
Superiore, in the historical center of the town of Pisa
(Piazza dei Cavalieri).
The ECML/PKDD MAIN PROGRAM starts with a plenary session on Monday 20
in the evening, and closes with another plenary session on Friday 24
September. 84 full papers have been accepted for presentation in the
technical sessions, while other 15 papers have been accepted as posters,
and will be exhibited collectively in a poster session.
The program also comprises a DEMO SESSION, where 12 selected demonstrators
exhibit innovative applications or successful experiences/prototypes that
show the integration of new Data Mining and Machine Learning technologies.
There is a wide WORKSHOP/TUTORIAL program, consisting of ten workshops,
the DISCOVERY CHALLENGE workshop, and seven tutorials, to be held on
Monday 20 and Friday 24 September.
- Dimitris Achlioptas (Microsoft Research, Redmond, USA)
"Algorithms for data mining: theory meets practice (in a chat room)"
- Rakesh Agrawal (IBM Almaden Research Center, USA)
- Soumen Chakrabarti (Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India)
"Breaking through the syntax barrier: Searching with entities and relations"
- Pedro Domingos (University of Washington, Seattle, USA)
"Real-world learning with Markov logic networks"
- David J. Hand (Imperial College, London, UK)
"Strength in diversity: the advance of data analysis"
W1 Statistical Approaches for Web Mining
W2 Symbolic and Spatial Data Analysis: Mining Complex Data Structures
W3 Workshop on Knowledge Discovery in Inductive Databases
W4 Data Mining and Adaptive Modelling Methods for Economics and Management
W5 Privacy and Security Issues in Data Mining
W6 Knowledge Discovery and Ontologies
W7 Mining Graphs, Trees and Sequences
W8 Advances in Inductive Rule Learning
W9 Data Mining and Text Mining for Bioinformatics
W10 Knowledge Discovery in Data Streams
T1 Evaluation in Web Minig
T2 Symbolic Data Analysis
T3 Distribute DM for Sensor Networks
T4 Radial Basis Functions: an algebraic approach
T5 Mining Unstructured Data
T6 Statistical Bases of Machine Learning
T7 Rule-Based DM Methods for Classification Problems in Biomedical Domain
ECML/PKDD PROGRAM CHAIRS:
Jean-Francois Boulicaut (INSA-Lyon, France)
Floriana Esposito (University of Bari, Italy)
Fosca Giannotti (ISTI-CNR, Pisa, Italy)
Dino Pedreschi (University of Pisa, Italy)
University of Bari
University of Pisa
Machine Learning Journal - Kluwer
Provincia di Pisa
Provincia di Lucca
Comune di Pisa
With the patronage of Regione Toscana
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