Workshop Schedule

Invited Speakers



CIKM 2012

HI-KDD 2012

ACM TMIS Special Issue

Workshop Deadlines

Submission date for papers:

July 18, 2012

Author notification:

August 20,2012

Submission of camera-ready papers:

August 26, 2012


Workshop Schedule at a Glance

Oct 29, 2012


  Opening ceremony

Keynote Speech:
Smart and Connected Health
Howard Wactlar
Director of the CISE Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS)
National Science Foundation, USA

10:00 - 10:30am 

Coffee Break 

10:30am - 12:00pm 

  Session 1:

  • Moving from Descriptive to Causal Analytics: Case Study of Discovering Knowledge from US Health Indicators Warehouse 
    Jack Schryver, Mallikarjun Shankar and Songhua Xu
  • An Automated Data Utility Clustering Methodology using Data Constraint Rules 
    Stuart Morton, Malika Mahoui and P. Joseph Gibson
  • Designing the Reconciled Schema for a Pharmacovigilance Data Warehouse Through a Temporally-Enhanced ER Model 
    Riccardo Lora, Alberto Sabaini, Carlo Combi and Ugo Moretti



12:00 - 2:00pm 



  Session 2:

  • Towards Large-scale Twitter Mining for Drug-related Adverse Events
    Jiang Bian, Umit Topaloglu and Fan Yu
  • Social Media Mining for Drug Safety Signal Detection 
    Christopher C. Yang, Haodong Yang, Ling Jiang, and Mi Zhang


3:00 - 3:30pm 

Coffee Break 


  Session 3:

  • An Architecture for Personalized Health Information Retrieval 
    Nikhil Yadav and Christian Poellabauer
  • Combining Multi-level Evidence for Medical Record Retrieval
    Dongqing Zhu and Ben Carterette
  • Simulating Prosthetic Vision with Distortions for Retinal Prosthesis Design
    Mahadevan Subramaniam, Parvathi Chundi and Eyal Margalit



Concluding Remarks