PKAW2000 - Technical Program

The Technical Program

RECEPTION/REGISTRATION:
Sunday, December 10, from 18:00 to 20:00 at the Coogee Holiday Inn

SESSION 1: Monday, December 11, Morning

  • [9:15-9:30] Opening Remarks by Chairs of ALT and PKAW
  • [9:30-10:30] Invited Lecture: The Divide-and-Conquer Manifesto, Thomas Dietterich
  • [10:30-11:00] Break

    SESSION 2: Knowledge Extraction Monday, December 11, Morning

  • [11:00-11:30] Reconciling Conflicting Sources of Expertise: A Case Study , Debbie Richards
  • [11:30-12:00] Acquiring Both Taxonomic and Non-Taxonomic Conceptual Relationships using a Machine Readable Dictionary and Domain-Specific Texts , Takamasa Iwade and Takahira Yamaguchi
  • [12:00-12:30] Towards the use of case properties for maintaining case-based reasoning systems , Ioannis Iglezakis and Christina E. Anderson

    LUNCH: 12:30-14:00

    SESSION 3: Monday, December 11, Afternoon

  • [14:00-15:00] Invited Lecture:Knowledge Science and Technology: Operationalizing the Enlightenment , Brian Gaines
  • [15:00-15:30] Break

    SESSION 4: Ontologies Monday, December 11, Afternoon

  • [15:30-16:00] SAMOVAR - Knowledge capitalisation in the automobile industry aided by ontologies , Joanna Golebiowska
  • [16:00-16:30] Pattern-based Development of Software Agents Based on Ontologies and PSM Library , Noriaki Izumi and Takahira Yamaguchi
  • [16:30-17:00] Development of an environment for building ontologies which is based on a fundamental consideration of "relationship" and "role" , Kouji Kozaki, Yoshinobu Kitamura, Misturu Ikeda, and Riichiro Mizoguchi
  • [17:00-17:30] Ontology Construction from Knowledge Acquisition, Lin-Li Chen and Christine Chan

    SESSION 5: Tuesday, December 12, Morning

  • [9:00-10:00] Invited Lecture: Extracting Information from the Web for Concept Learning and Collaborative Filtering, William Cohen
  • [10:00-10:30] Break

    SESSION 6: Knowledge Extraction and Information Retrieval Tuesday, December 12, Morning

  • [10:30-11:00] From Information Search towards Knowledge and Skill Acquisition with SASS , Toshiro Minami and Mitsuru Oda
  • [11:00-11:30] Knowledge Formalization Patterns , Frank Puppe
  • [11:30-12:00] Link-based page acquisition for semi-automated Web director , Hiroshi Tsuda, Takanori Ugai, Kazuo Misue
  • [12:00-12:30] Developing a Domain-Specific Information Retrieval Mechanism , Mi Hye Kim, Paul Compton

    LUNCH: 12:30-14:00

    SESSION 7: Tuesday, December 12, Afternoon

  • [14:00-15:00] Invited Lecture: Knowledge Modeling on the Web, Mildred Shaw
  • [15:00-15:30] Break

    SESSION 8: Learning and Knowledge Acquisition Tuesday, December 12, Afternoon

  • [15:30-16:00] Linguistic Rule Extraction From a Simplified RBF Neural Network , Xiuju Fu and Lipo Wang
  • [16:00-16:30] Sampling for approximate reduct in very large data sets , Hu Keyun, Diao Lili, Lu Yuchang, Shi Chunyi
  • [16:30-17:00] Large Margin Vector Quantisation , Lawrence Buckingham, Shlomo Geva

    BANQUET: Starting time to be announced

    SESSION 9: Wednesday, December 13, Morning

  • [9:00-10:00] Invited Lecture: Sequential Sampling Techniques for Algorithmic Learning Theory, Osamu Watanabe
  • [10:00-10:30] Break

    SESSION 10: Incremental Knowledge Acquisition - Ripple Down Rules Wednesday, December 13, Morning

  • [10:30-11:00] Predicate Logic-based Incremental KA , Barry Drake and Ghassan Beydoun
  • [11:00-11:30] Towards order independent incremental KA , Ghassan Beydoun, Rex B. H. Kwok and Achim Hoffmann
  • [11:30-12:00] Simulating expertise , Paul Compton
  • [12:00-12:30] Integrating Inductive Learning and Knowledge Acquisition in the Ripple Down Rules Method , Takuya Wada, Tadashi Horiuchi, Hiroshi Motoda and Takashi Washio

    LUNCH: 12:30-14:00

    SESSION 11: Panel on the Future of Knowledge Acquisition and Knowledge Management and Demos Wednesday, December 13, Afternoon

  • [14:00-14:30] Software Demos
  • [14:30-15:30] Panel on the Future of Knowledge Acquisition and Knowledge Management

    END OF CONFERENCE


     
    Achim Hoffmann
    Last modified: Fri Nov 24 16:49:57 EST 2000