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IEEE/ACM BDC 2015

2nd IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Big Data Computing
December 10, 2015 -- St. Raphael Resort, Limassol, Cyprus

Program (December 10th, 2015)

8:00AM: Keynote: Accelerating discovery via science services (Ian T. Foster)

8:50AM: Break

BDC1: Big Data Infrastructure (Maciej Malawski, AGH University of Science and Technology)

9:00AM: "Alleviation of Disk I/O Contention in Virtualized Settings for Data-Intensive Computing", Matthew Malensek, Sangmi Pallickara and Shrideep Pallickara.

9:30AM: "FaBRiQ: Leveraging Distributed Hash Tables towards Distributed Publish-Subscribe Message Queues", Iman Sadooghi, Ke Wang, Shiva Srivastava, Dharmit Patel, Dongfang Zhao, Tonglin Li and Ioan Raicu.

10:00AM: "Towards a Hybrid Imputation Approach Using Web Tables", Ahmad Ahmadov, Maik Thiele, Julian Eberius, Wolfgang Lehner and Robert Wrembel.

10:30AM: Coffee Break

BDC2: Big Data Applications (Bahman Javadi, Western Sydney University)

11:00AM: "An Empirical Approach to Detection of Topic Bubbles in Tweets", Ashwin Kumar Thandapani Kumarasamy and K.M. George.

11:30PM: "Building the Dresden Web Table Corpus: A Classification Approach", Julian Eberius, Katrin Braunschweig, Markus Hentsch, Maik Thiele, Ahmad Ahmadov and Wolfgang Lehner.

12:00PM: "Big Data Remote Access Interfaces for Light Source Science", Justin Wozniak, Kyle Chard, Ben Blaiszik, Ray Osborn, Michael Wilde and Ian Foster.

12:30PM: Lunch Break

BDC3: Machine Learning and Data Analytics (Felix Freitag, Universitat Politecnia de Catalunya)

2:00PM: "Conformal Prediction in Spark: Large-Scale Machine Learning with Confidence", Marco Capuccini, Lars Carlsson, Ulf Norinder and Ola Spjuth.

2:30PM: "Any Data, Any Time, Anywhere: Global Data Access for Science", Kenneth Bloom, Tommaso Boccali, Brian Bockelman, Daniel Bradley, Sridhara Dasu, Jeff Dost, Federica Fanzago, Igor Sfiligoi, Alja Mrak Tadel, Matevz Tadel, Carl Vuosalo, Frank Wurthwein, Avi Yagil and Marian Zvada. (Short Paper)

2:50PM: "A Unified Computation Engine for Big Data Analytics", Chenyang Xu, Yanjie Chen, Weixiong Rao, Hong Min and Gong Su. (Short Paper)

3:10PM: "Linked ‘Big’ Data: Towards a manifold increase in Big Data Value and Veracity", Jeremy Debattista, Christoph Lange, Simon Scerri and Soren Auer. (Short Paper)

3:30PM: Coffee Break

BDC4: Scalability & Middleware (Anirban Mandal, UNC-Chapel Hill RENCI)

4:00PM: "Policy-driven Data Management Middleware for Multi-cloud Storage in Multi-tenant SaaS", Ansar Rafique, Dimitri Van Landuyt, Bert Lagaisse and Wouter Joosen. (Short Paper)

4:20PM: "Shock: Active Storage for Multi-cloud Streaming Data Analysis", Jared Bischof, Andreas Wilke, Wolfgang Gerlach, Travis Harrison, Tobias Paczian, Wei Tang, Jared Wilkening, Narayan Desai and Folker Meyer. (Short Paper)

4:40PM: "Assessing Process Discovery Scalability in Data Intensive Environments", Sergio Hernandez, Sebastiaan J. van Zelst, Joaquin Ezpeleta and Wil van der Aalst. (Short Paper)

5:00PM: Closing Remarks