Program


PROGRAM  (Final Program)


LIST OF ACCEPTED PAPERS AND ABSTRACTS

General Track (Title & Authors)

Full Papers

 

Leveraging Paraphrase Labels to Extract Synonyms from Twitter

 

Maria Antoniak, Eric Bell and Fei Xia

 

The Risks of Introspection: A Quantitative Analysis of Influence Between Scientific Communities

Václav Belák and Conor Hayes

 

On the Normalization of Interval-Based Possibility Distributions

Salem Benferhat, Karim Tabia, Sylvain Lagrue, Vladik Kreinovich and Martine Ceberio

 

Non defeated-based repair in possibilistic DL-Lite knowledge bases

 

Zied Bouraoui, Salem Benferhat and Karim Tabia

 

Methodological Proposal to Collect Vehicle Traffic Data in Video Scenes by Object Tracking

Jesús Caro, Miguel Bravo and Félix González

 

Using Multi-Agent Options to Reduce Learning Time in Reinforcement Learning

Danielle M Clement and Manfred Huber

 

Optimizing Question-Answering Systems Using Genetic Algorithms

Ulysse Cote-Allard, Richard Khoury, Luc Lamontagne, Jonathan Bergeron, Francois Laviolette and Alexandre Bergeron-Guyard

 

Computational Creativity in the Culinary Arts

Erol Cromwell, Jonah Galeota-Sprung and Raghuram Ramanujan

 

A Topic-Based Search, Visualization, and Exploration System

Christan Grant, Clint Pazhayidam George, Virupaksha Kanjilal and Supriya Nirkhiwale

 

Fast and Accurate Causal Inference from Time Series Data

 

Yuxiao Huang and Samantha Kleinberg

 

The Shapley Value in Voting Games: Computing Single Large Party's Power and Bounds for Manipulation by Merging

Ramoni Lasisi and Abibat Lasisi

 

Varying Social Cue Constellations Results in Different Attributed Social Signals in a Simulated Surveillance Task

 

Emilio Lobato, Samantha Warta, Travis Wiltshire and Stephen Fiore

 

A Multiple-play Bandit Algorithm Applies to Recommender Systems

Jonathan Louedec, Max Chevalier, Josiane Mothe, Aurélien Garivier and Sebastien Gerchinovitz

 

ORPHEUS: Mental Simulation as Support for Decision-Making in a Virtual Agent

Mihai Polceanu, Marc Parenthoën and Cédric Buche

 

Evolutionary Technique for Combinatorial Reverse Auctions

 

Shubhashis Kumar Shil, Malek Mouhoub and Samira Sadaoui

 

Stability in Role Based Hedonic Games

 

Matthew Spradling and Judy Goldsmith

 

Light-weight Versus Heavy-weight Algorithms for SAC and Neighbourhood SAC

Richard Wallace

 

The “Qua-Entities” Paradigm versus the Notion of “Role” in NKRL (Narrative Knowledge Representation Language)

Gian Piero Zarri

 

 

Short Papers

 

Gender and Body Mass Index Classification Using a Microsoft Kinect Sensor

 

Virginia Andersson, Aline Tonini, Livia Amaral and Ricardo Araujo

 

An Automated Approach to the Initializing of the Snake Contour Algorithm for the Detection of Swimbladder Regions in X-ray Image Data

Jodie Gray, Thomas Reichherzer, Melanie Sutton, Jimmy Touma and Wayne Bennett

 

Recommending Regulation Strategies

 

Asma Ben Khedher and Claude Frasson

 

Fuzzy Contrast Improvement for Low Altitude Aerial Images

 

Lawrence Nderu, Nicolas Jouandeau and Herman Akdag

 

A Simple Decomposition Scheme For Large Real World Qualitative Constraint Networks

 

Michael Sioutis, Yakoub Salhi and Jean-François Condotta

 

A Flexible, Plugin-Based Smarthome Simulation Framework with Application to Navigational Intention Prediction

 

John Staton and Manfred Huber

 

I Don’t Always Have Positive Attitudes, but When I do it is Usually About a Robot: Development of the Robot Perception Scale

 

Samantha Warta

 

Semantic/Conceptual Annotation Techniques Making Use of the Narrative Knowledge Representation Language (NKRL)

 

Gian Piero Zarri

 

 

Special Track on the Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Business

 

Full Paper

 

A Four-Factor Model for Mining Consumer Insights in Social Data

David Bracewell

 

 

Special Track on Applied Natural Language Processing

 

Full Papers

 

How many utterances are needed to support time-offset interaction?

 

Ron Artstein, Anton Leuski, Heather Maio, Tomer Mor-Barak, Carla Gordon and David Traum

 

Using An Implicit Method for Coreference Resolution and Ellipsis Handling in Automatic Student Answer Assessment

 

Rajendra Banjade, Vasile Rus and Nobal B Niraula

 

English Generation from a Knowledge Base and Overly General Classes

 

Vinay Chaudhri, Eva Banik, Nikhil Dinesh and Umangi Oza

 

Using a Genetic Algorithm Approach to Study the Impact of Imbalanced Corpora in Sentiment Analysis

 

Lohann Ferreira, Mariza Dosciatti, Julio Nievola and Emerson Paraiso

 

Dealing with Imbalanced Datasets for Conference Resolution

Evandro Fonseca, Renata Vieira and Aline Vanin

 

A Measure of Text Formality as Humans Construct

 

Haiying Li, Qinyu Cheng and Arthur Graesser

 

Keyphrase Extraction and Grouping Based on Association Rules

 

Xin Li and Fei Song

 

Unsupervised Sumerian Personal Name Recognition

 

Yudong Liu and James Hearne

 

Multilabel Subject-based Classification of Poetry

Andres Lou, Diana Inkpen and Chris Tanasescu

 

Combining Word Representations for Measuring Word Relatedness and Similarity

 

Nobal B Niraula, Dipesh Gautam, Rajendra Banjade, Nabin Maharjan and Vasile Rus

 

Automated Labelling of Higher Level Constructs In Tutorial Dialogues

 

Vasile Rus, Nobal B Niraula, Rajendra Banjade and Nabin Maharjan

 

Cross Lingual Lexical Substitution Using Word Representation in Vector Space

Mohamed A Zahran, Hazem Raafat and Mohsen Rashwan

 

 

Short Papers

 

Classifying Salient Textual Entities in the Headlines and Captions of Grouped Bar Charts

 

Richard Burns, Sandra Carberry and Stephanie Schwartz

 

Mining of Conclusions of Student Texts for Automatic Assessment

 

Samuel González-López and Aurelio López-López

 

Ensemble Architecture for Location Mining in Tweets

 

Parma Nand and Rivindu Perera

 

Anomaly Detection in Text: The Value Of Domain Knowledge

 

Raksha Kumaraswamy, Anurag Wazalwar, Tushar Khot Sriraam, Jude Shavlik and Sriraam Natarajan

 

RealText-lex: Generating Lexicalization Patterns for Linked Data

Rivindu Perera and Parma Nand

 

Genre-Based Stages Classification for Polarity Analysis

 

John Roberto, Maria Salamó and Antònia Martí

 

Advanced Features of Collaborative Semantic Annotators - the 4A System

 

Pavel Smrz and Jaroslav Dytrych

 

Graph Structured Semantic Representation and Learning for Financial News

 

Boyi Xie and Rebecca J Passonneau

 

Aspect-Level Sentiment Analysis Based on a Generalized Probabilistic Topic and Syntax Model

 

Haochen Zhou and Fei Song

 

 

 

Special Track on Artificial Intelligence for Big Social Data

 

Full Papers

 

Semantic Outlier Detection for Affective Common-Sense Reasoning and Concept-Level Sentiment Analysis

 

Erik Cambria and Giuseppe Melfi

 

GECKA: Game Engine for Commonsense Knowledge Acquisition

 

Erik Cambria, Dheeraj Rajagopal and Kenneth Kwok

 

 

 

Arsemotica for arsmeteo-org: Emotion-driven Exploration of Online Art Collections

 

Viviana Patti, Federico Bertola and Antonio Lieto

 

Event Analysis in Social Media using Clustering of Heterogeneous Information Networks

 

Narumol Prangnawarat, Ioana Hulpus and Conor Hayes

 

Impact of Feature Selection Techniques for Tweet Sentiment Classification

 

Joseph Prusa, Taghi Khoshgoftaar and David Dittman

 

Discriminative Bi-term Topic Model for Headline-based Social News Clustering

 

Yunqing Xia, Nan Tang, Erik Cambria and Amir Hussain

 

Hierarchical Fuzzy Spectral Clustering in Social Networks using Spectral Characterization

 

Scott Wahl and John Sheppard

 

Discovering Emotions in the Wild: An Inductive Method to Identify Fine-grained Emotion Categories from Tweets

 

Jasy Liew Suet Yan

 

 

Special Track on Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Security

Full Papers

Network Intrusion Detection using a Hardware-based Restricted Coulomb Energy Algorithm on a Cognitive Processor

Mahdi Moghaddam and Ricardo Calix

 

 

Short Papers

A New Intrusion Detection Benchmarking System

Richard Zuech, Taghi Khoshgoftaar, Naeem Seliya, Maryam Najafabadi and Cliff Kemp

 

Special Track on Artificial Intelligence Education

Full Papers

Adapting to Learners’ Mental States Using a Physiological Computing Approach

Maher Chaouachi, Imène Jraidi and Claude Frasson

 

Computational Notebooks for AI Education

 

Keith O'Hara, Douglas Blank and James Marshall

 

Identifying Content Patterns in Peer Reviews Using Graph-based Cohesion

Lakshmi Ramachandran and Edward Gehringer

 

 

Special Track on Artificial Intelligence in Games and Multimedia

Short Papers

Strategy Inference in Stochastic Games Using Belief Networks comprised of Probabilistic Graphical Models

 

D Michael Franklin

 

 

 

Special Track on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Informatics

Full Papers

Selecting the Appropriate Ensemble Learning Approach for Balanced Bioinformatics Data

David Dittman, Taghi Khoshgoftaar and Amri Napolitano

Pooling SAX-BoP Approaches with Boosting to Classify Multivariate Synchronous Physiological Time Series Data

Zhiguang Wang and Tim Oates

 

Special Track on Autonomous Robots and Agents

Full Papers

Activity Monitoring and Prediction for Humans and NAO Humanoid Robots using Wearable Sensors

Saminda Abeyruwan, Faisal Sikder, Ubbo Visser and Dilip Sarkar

Safety in Multi-Agent Systems: Reputation based on Dossier

 

André Pinz Borges, Vanderson Botêlho, Osmar Dordal, Braulio Avila and Edson E Scalabrin

 

An Ontology-based Domain Representation for Plan-based Controllers in a Reconfigurable Manufacturing System

 

Stefano Borgo, Amedeo Cesta, Andrea Orlandini and Alessandro Umbrico

 

Spanning Tree Partitioning Approach for Configuration Generation in Modular Robots

 

Ayan Dutta, Prithviraj Dasgupta, Jose Baca and Carl Nelson

 

Coordinating Robot Teams for Disaster Relief

 

Mark Roberts, Tom Apker, David Aha and Benjamin Johnson

 

Camera-Based Localization and Stabilization of a Flying Drone

 

Jan Škoda and Roman Barták

 

 

Short Papers



Recognizing Scenes by Simulating Implied Social Interaction Networks

Maryanne Fields and Craig Lennon

 

 

 

Special Track on Case-Based Reasoning

 

Full Papers

Case-Based Behavior Recognition in Beyond Visual Range Air Combat

 

Hayley Borck, Justin Karneeb, Ron Alford and David Aha

 

Increasing the Runtime Speed of Case-Based Plan Recognition

 

Michael Maynord, David Aha and Swaroop Vattam

 

Generalization of Workflows in Process-Oriented Case-Based Reasoning

 

Gilbert Müller and Ralph Bergmann

 

Error Tolerant Plan Recognition: An Empirical Investigation

Swaroop Vattam, David Aha and Michael Floyd

 

 

Special Track on Data Mining

Full Papers

A Graph-theoretic Clustering Methodology Based on Vertex Attack Tolerance

Jeffrey Borwey, Darla Ahlert, Tayo Obafemi-Ajayi and Gunes Ercal

Detecting Anomalies in Mobile Telecommunication Networks Using a Graph-Based Approach

Cameron Chaparro and William Eberle

 

Content of Annual Reports as a Predictor for Long Term Stock Price Movements

John A Doucette and Robin Cohen

 

Exploring Equivalence Metrics to Analyze Behavior in a Naked Mole Rat Colony

Susan Imberman

 

Discovering Suspicious Behavior Using Graph-Based Approach

Lenin Mookiah, William Eberle and Lawrence Holder

A Probabilistic Approach to Aggregating Anomalies for Unsupervised Anomaly Detection with Industrial Applications

Tomas Olsson and Anders Holst

 

 

Short Papers

Survey of Crime Analysis and Prediction

 

Lenin Mookiah, William Eberle and Ambareen Siraj

 

Using Subgroup Discovery Metrics to Mine Interesting Subgraphs

 

Russ Neely, Zach Cleghern and Doug Talbert

 

Data preprocessing via polynomial fitting to improve clustering of spoken Arabic digits

 

Imad Rahal, Preston Hardy and Kelsey Weiers

 

Incremental Mining of Frequent Sequences in Environmental Sensor Data

 

Carlos Silveira Junior, Danilo Carvalho, Marcela Ribeiro and Marilde Santos

 

 

 

Special Track on Intelligent Learning Technologies

 

Full Papers



Improving Large-Scale Assessment Tests by Ontology Based Approach

 

Vinu EV and P Sreenivasa Kumar

 

Improving Classification of Free-Text Answers to ITS Questions with Item-Specific Supervised Learning

 

Benjamin Nye, Mustafa Hajeer and Zhiqiang Cai

 

A Constraint-Based Expert Modeling Approach for Ill-Defined Tutoring Domains

 

Angela Woods, Brian Stensrud, Robert Wray, Joshua Haley and Randolph Jones

 

 

Short Papers



The Impact of Anomalous Information, Personality, and Motivation on Self- Regulatory Processes in a Multimedia Vicarious Learning Environment

 

Jeremiah Sullins and Xiangen Hu

 

Are You Asking the Right Questions: The Use of Animated Agents to Teach Learners to Become Better Question Askers

 

Jeremiah Sullins, Danielle McNamara, Samuel Acuff, Daniel Neely, Eric Hildebrand, Grant Stewart and Xiangen Hu

 

 

Special Track on Recommender Systems

Full Papers

XPLODIV: An Exploitation-Exploration Aware Diversification Approach for Recommender Systems

 

Andrea Barraza-Urbina, Benjamin Heitmann, Conor Hayes and Angela Carrillo-Ramos

 

Recommending Scientific Papers: Investigating the User Curriculum

 

Jonathas Magalhães, Cleyton Souza, Evandro Costa and Joseana Fechine

 

Power of The Group Neighborhood in Memory-Based Group Recommender Systems

 

Nadia Najjar and David Wilson

 

Disease Similarity Calculation on Simplified Disease Knowledge Base for Clinical Decision Support Systems

 

Mai Omura, Yuka Tateishi and Takashi Okumura

 

Hypothetical Recommendation: A Study of Interactive Profile Manipulation Behavior for Recommender Systems

 

James Schaffer, Tobias Hollerer and John O'Donovan

 

Mitigating Power User Attacks on a User-based Collaborative Recommender System

 

David Wilson and Carlos Seminario

 

 

Short Papers

PathMining: A Path-based User Profiling Algorithm for Heterogeneous Graph-based Recommender Systems

Sangkeun Lee, Sanghyeb Lee and Byung-Hoon Park

 

 

 

 

 

Special Track on Semantic, Logic, Information Extraction and Artificial Intelligence

Full Papers

 

Semantic Search for Arabic

Aya Al-Zoghby and Khaled Shaalan

 

Brochette: Toward A Continuous Learning Platform for Knowledge Acquisition and Integration

Ivan Berlocher, Seonho Kim and Tony Lee

 

Lattice Queries for Search and Data Exploration

Boris Galitsky

 

Recognizing documents versus meta-documents by tree kernel learning

Boris Galitsky and Nina Lebedeva

 

Analysis of Coordinating Constructions in a Dependency Treebank

Vladislav Kubon, Marketa Lopatkova and Jiri Mirovsky

 

An Information-Theoretic Sentence Similarity Metric

John Mersch and Ray Lang

 

 

Short Papers

A four-conditions framework for decomposing combinatorial optimization problems hierarchically

 

Marouene Chaieb, Jaber Jemai and Khaled Mellouli

 

 

Special Track on Uncertain Reasoning

Full Papers

A Software System for the Computation, Visualization, and Comparison of Conditional Structures for Relational Probabilistic Knowledge Bases

Christoph Beierle, Steffen Kuche, Marc Finthammer and Gabriele Kern-Isberner

 

A New Algorithm for Learning Non-Stationary Dynamic Bayesian Networks With Application to Event Detection

 

Christophe Gonzales, Séverine Dubuisson and Cristina Manfredotti

 

Multiple Iterated Belief Revision Without Independence

 

Gabriele Kern-Isberner and Daniela Huvermann

 

On-Line Learning of Multi-Valued Decision Diagram

 

Jean-Christophe Magnan and Pierre-Henri Wuillemin

 

A New Approach to Probabilistic Belief Change

 

Gavin Rens and Thomas Meyer

 

Uncertain Reasoning using Time-Dynamic Markov Random Field for Sensor-Network Applications

 

Shobhit Shakya and Jian Zhang

 

Hierarchical Beam Search for Solving Most Relevant Explanation in Bayesian Networks

 

Xiaoyuan Zhu and Changhe Yuan

 

 

 

 

 

Short Papers

 

Determining Good Elimination Orderings with Darwinian Networks

Cory Butz, Jhonatan Oliveira and Andre Dos Santos

 

 

 

 


 

Poster Abstracts
Edited by Ingrid Russell and Bill Eberle

Spoken Dialog Systems for Health Interventions using Fully Autonomous Humanoid Robots
Saminda Abeyruwan, Andreas Seekircher, Ubbo Visser, Ramesh Baral, Ugan Yasavur, and Christine Lisetti

Intelligent Systems for Cancer Prediction and Diagnosis
Tawfeeq Al- Kanhal and Yazan Otoum

Automated Theorem Proving by Translation to Description Logic
Negin Arhami and Geoff Sutcliffe

Effective, Efficient and Language Independent POS-tagging Using Markov Chains
Joaquim Assuncao, 
Paulo Fernandes, Luis Furquim, and Lucelene Lopes

Any Object Tracking and Following by a Flying Drone
Roman Barták and Adam Vyškovský

A Social Media Data Harvesting System
Eric Bell and Luke Hogan. SmartFeeds

Automated Extraction of POMDP training model from data
Alan Carlin and Courtney Dean

Tackling the Set Covering Problem with a New Binary Firefly Algorithm
Broderick Crawford, 
Ricardo Soto, Miguel Olivares, and Wenceslao Palma

A Social Approach for the Cold-Start Issue on Recommender Systems Based on the Extraction and Analysis of Web Resources
Antonio Felipe P. Bezerra and Julio Cesar Duarte

A Multi-Agent System Architecture for Operational Autonomy in Ocean Wave Energy Farms
Kostas HatalisDustin Dannenhauer, and Shalinee Kishore

What Happens When a Pedagogical Agent’s Emotional Support and Competency is Alternated in a Single Learning Task?
Heather Holden and Robert Sottilare

Visualization of Political Conversation Dynamics using Twittter
Adrianna Jelesnianska and Derrick Higgins

Analyzing Meta-data in Moodle Online Learning to Determine the Students’ Learning Behaviors
Fazel Keshtkar, Jordan Cowart, Ben Kingen, and Andrew Crutcher

GOGG: Graph of Graphs Generator -- Nested Structures to support Hierarchical Genetic Algorithms
Cameron Lamir and Jennifer Seitzer

Manipulation of Second-Order Copeland Elections Using Branch-and-Bound Heuristic Ramoni
O. Lasisi and Abibat A. Lasisi

Applying Different Machine Learning Strategies to Avalanche Forecasting in the Canton of Glarus in Eastern Switzerland: A Case Study
Sibylle Moehle and Christoph Beierle

Computing Locally Symmetric Models
Thomas Przybylinski and James Lu

Extracting Type Relevancy of Conversational Entities for Building a Communication Assistant Tool
Benjamin Shickel, Gokul Maddali and Parisa Rashidi

Time-Sensitive Online Active Learning for Multiple-Oracle Data Stream Classification
Benjamin Shickel and Parisa Rashidi

Recommendation System in Social Networks 
Geraldo Souza, Claudia Marcela Justel, and Julio Cesar Duarte

Sentence Compression using SVO Rules through Semantic Repre-sentation for Natural Languages
Madhuri Tayal, G. H. Raisoni, Mukesh Raghuwanshi, Latesh Malik

Automatic classification of macro- moves on the thesis genre using lexical-grammatical and lexical-semantic patterns
René Venegas

Effects of task priority on distributed task allocation using variable response thresholds
Annie Wu