• The 12th International ACM Conference on Management of Digital EcoSystems (MEDES'20) November 2nd - 4th 2020, Abu Dhabi - UAE

  • Paper Submission Deadline: October 16th, 2020 (deadline extended due to COVID-19)

  • Author Notification: October 25th, 2020

  • Venue: TBD

Time
GMT+1
Monday
Nov. 2, 2020
Tuesday
Nov. 3, 2020
Wednesday
Nov. 4, 2020
12:50-13:00 Opening Session
13:00-14:00 Keynote talk by
Zakaria Maamar
(Internet of Things: The Way Ahead)
Chair: Tadeusz Morzy
Keynote talk by
Schahram Dustdar
(Edge Intelligence: The Convergence of Humans, Things, and AI)
Chair: Richard Chbeir
Keynote talk by
Paolo Atzeni
(Big Data & Small Data: The Challenge Is In The Interpretation)
Chair: Yannis Manolopoulos
14:05-15:30 Session
Query & Text Processing
Chair: Pinar Karagoz
Session
Machine Learning Methods and Models II
Chair : Michael Vassilakopoulos
Session
Information Systems
Chair: Ladjel Bellatreche
15:30-15:45 Coffee Break
15:45-17:00 Session
Machine Learning Methods and Models I
Chair: Zakaria Maamar
Session
Big Data
Chair : Paolo Ceravolo
Session
Event Management & Detection
Chair : Christian Sallaberry
17:00-17:45 Session
Internet of Things
Chair: Abdulrahman Alamer
Closing Session

Session – Query & Text Processing

Chair: Pinar Karagoz
  • A Partitioning GPU-based Algorithm for Processing the k Nearest-Neighbor Query - Polychronis Velentzas, Michael Vassilakopoulos and Antonio Corral
  • Spatial Information Retrieval in Digital Ecosystems: A Comprehensive Survey - Anderson Chaves Carniel
  • Towards a Crypto Asset Taxonomy: A Text Classification-based Approach - Ozan Köse, Pinar Karagoz and Emine Gökçe Phillips
  • A new conceptual framework for enhancing legal information retrieval at the Brazilian Superior Court of Justice (Short paper) -Thiago Gomes and Marcelo Ladeira

Session – Machine Learning Methods and Models I

Chair: Zakaria Maamar
  • A Retrospective on ASPires An Advanced System for the Prevention and Early Detection of Forest Fires - Peter Peinl
  • A Methodology for Non-Functional Property Evaluation of Machine Learning Models - Marco Anisetti, Claudio Ardagna, Ernesto Damiani and Paolo G. Panero
  • Towards a Predictive Framework for Power Consumption of Jobs in HPC Facilities - Nitin Sukhija, Alexander Gessinger and Elizabeth Bautista

Session – Machine Learning Methods and Models II

Chair : Michael Vassilakopoulos
  • Trajectory Prediction for Maritime Vessels Using AIS Data - Gözde Boztepe Karataş, Pinar Karagoz and Orhan Ayran
  • Bot-Detective: An explainable Twitter bot detection service with crowdsourcing functionalities - Maria Kouvela, Ilias Dimitriadis and Athena Vakali
  • Graph Embeddings in Criminal Investigation: Extending the Scope of Enquiry Protocols - Valerio Bellandi, Paolo Ceravolo, Samira Maghool and Stefano Siccardi
  • Machine Learning Pipeline for Reusing Pretrained Models (Short paper) - Maryam Alshehhi and Di Wang

Session – Event Management & Detection

Chair : Christian Sallaberry
  • A Novel Framework for Event Interpretation in a Heterogeneous Information System - Nabila Guennouni, Christian Sallaberry, Sebastien Laborie and Richard Chbeir
  • Event Management and Monitoring Framework for HPC Environments using ServiceNow and Prometheus - Nitin Sukhija, Elizabeth Bautista, Owen James, Daniel Gens, Siqi Deng, Yulok Lam and Tony Quan
  • Selection of information streams in social sensing: an interdependence- and cost-aware ranking method - Gabriele Gianini, Corrado Mio, Francesco Viola, Jianyi Lin and Nawaf Almoosa

Session – Internet of Things

Chair: Abdulrahman Alamer
  • Thing Mutation as a Countermeasure to Safeguard IoT - Bita Banihashemi, Zakaria Maamar, Noura Faci and Emir Ugljanin
  • A Secure Tracing Method in Fog Computing Network for the IoT Devices - Abdulrahman Alamer, Sultan Basudan and Patrick Hung
  • Towards a Roadmap for the Internet of Things Software Systems Engineering (Short paper) - Rebeca Motta, Kathia Oliveira and Guilherme Travassos

Session – Big Data

Chair : Paolo Ceravolo
  • Scalable Execution of Big Data Workflows using Software Containers - Yared Dejene Dessalk, Nikolay Nikolov, Mihhail Matskin, Ahmet Soylu and Dumitru Roman
  • A Meta Learning Approach for Automating Model Selection in Big Data Environments using Microservice and Container Virtualization Technologies - Shadi Shahoud, Moritz Winter, Hatem Khalloof, Clemens Duepmeier and Veit Hagenmeyer
  • Big-Data Driven Digital Ecosystem Framework for Online Predictive Control (Short paper) - Alexander Suleykin, Peter Panfilov and Natalya Bakhtadze

Session – Information Systems

Chair: Ladjel Bellatreche
  • Data-Intensive Object-Oriented Adaptive Web Systems: Implementing and Experimenting the OO-XAHM Framework - Alfredo Cuzzocrea, Edoardo Fadda, and Aurelio Paolillo
  • A Generic Flexible and Scalable Framework for Hierarchical Parallelization of Population-Based Metaheuristics - Hatem Khalloof, Mohammad Mohammad, Shadi Shahoud, Clemens Duepmeier and Veit Hagenmeyer
  • LEOnto: New Approach for Ontology Enrichment using LDA - Anis Tissaoui, Salma Sassi and Richard Chbeir

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