LuddyFest Research Horizons 2018


Vice Provost for Research Rick Van Kooten

CS Chair Amr Saby, From Traditions to the Future (watch)

Address from Vice President for Research Fred Cate

Fudan CS Dean Sean Wang, Some Research Thrusts at the School of Computer Science, Fudan University

Keynote Speakers:

Ian Rogers
Group Chief Digital Officer at LVMH
Christopher Raphael
Professor of Informatics
Head of the Music Informatics Program
  General Victor E. “Gene” Renuart
United States Air Force (Retired)
ARI Chairman

Special Guest

Sean Wang
Fudan University, School of Computer Science

HPC/Big Data Computing

Geoffrey Fox
High-Performance Big Data Computing: International, National, and Local initiatives
(Slides) (Watch)

Jeremy Siek
The State of the Art in Gradually Typed Languages
(Slides) (Watch)

Thomas Sterling
Big Red Infinity
(Slides) (Watch)

Martin Swany
Network Systems Engineering – Intelligence in the Network
(Slides) (Watch)

Judy Qiu
Harp Daal: A High Performance Big Data Analytics Framework for HPC-Cloud
(Slides) (Watch)

Alumnus Matthias Fellesien
Language-oriented Programming

Ed Robertson
Computer Science: The Early Lindley Years

Trustworthy Computing in the Modern Era

Yan Huang
End Data Breaches with Extreme-Scale Secure Multiparty Computation
(Slides) (Watch)

Ryan Henry
Access-Pattern Privacy for Blockchains
(Slides) (Watch)

Raquel Hill
Semantic Security and Privacy
(Slides) (Watch)

Apu Kapadia
Privacy in the Ago of Pervasive Cameras: When Electronic Privacy get Physical

Sameer Patil
Making Online Privacy Management Usable and Effective
(Slides) (Watch)

Christena Nippert-Eng
Camouflage: Principles of Digital Deception
(Slides) (Watch)

Devon Donaldson
The Trust in Archives – Trust in Digital Archival Content (TIA-TDAC) Framework
(Slides) (Watch)

Data Driven Computing and Analysis

Qin Zhang
Communication-Efficient Distributed Computation
(Slides) (Watch)

Dana Habeeb
Environmental Informatics for Health Change
(Slides) (Watch)

Filippo Menczer
You Won’t Believe How You can be manipulated on Social Media
(Slides) (Watch)

Katy Börner
Market Gap Analysis: Discrepancies and Delay between Science and Technology Developments, Educational Offerings, and Job Market Needs
(Slides) (Watch)

Staša Milojevic
Science of Sciences
(Slides) (Watch)

Yong-Yeol Ahn
Data Science for the Future of Work and Opioid Epidemic
(Slides) (Watch)

Alumna Valkyrie Savage
3D Printing Interactive Devices

Dean Raj Acharya, Philip Beesley, Ge Wang, Katy Börner, and Ian Rogers
Renaissance Engineer

Towards Better Health

Alumnus Anand Deshpande

Pedja Radivojac
Towards Precision Medicine and Precision Health
(Slides) (Watch)

Haixu Tang
Computational Mass Spectrometry
(Slides) (Watch)

Katie Siek
If You Build It
(Slides) (Watch)

Gregory Lewis
Studying Traumatic Stress with Advanced Biosensors
(Slides) (Watch)

Paul Macklin
High-Throughput Computational Studies in Disease and Tissue Engineering
(Slides) (Watch)

Maria Bondnesson
Testing Strategies to Identify Toxic Environmental Pollutants
(Slides) (Watch)

Intelligent and Interactive Computing – AI/ML around Us

Minje Kim
Collaborative and Efficient Machine Learning
(Slides) (Watch)

David Leake
Leveraging Learning from Single Experiences
(Slides) (Watch)

Saul Blanco
Combinatorial Problems with AI
(Slides) (Watch)

Michael Ryoo
Convolutional Robot Perception and Action Learning
(Slides) (Watch)

Selma Sabanovic
Socializing Robots: Addressing Social Factors in the Design of Robots for Everyday Life

Matthew Anderson
HPC Application for Multispectral Facial Recognition
(Slides) (Watch)

Geoffrey Brown
Ultralight Data Loggers for Songbirds
(Slides) (Watch)

Memo Dalkilic
Making Big Data Speak
(Slides) (Watch)

David Crandall
Organizing and Understanding Large-Scale Imagery with Computer Vision
(Slides) (Watch)

Alumnus Dong Yu
Better Life through Speech Technologies

Beyond Computing Technology

Linda Smith
Learning: Machines, Brains, Children
(Slides) (Watch)

Bernie Frischer
Virtual Heritage: What is it? Why does it Matter?
(Slides) (Watch)

Allen Riddell
What to Do with a Million Books
(Slides) (Watch)

Johan Bollen
Feelings, Nothing more than feelings
(Slides) (Watch)

Ron Day
Critical Information Theory
(Slides) (Watch)

Susan Herring
Emergent Trends in Computer-Mediated Communication
(Slides) (Watch)

Kay Connelly
Technology for Rural America
(Slides) (Watch)

Nathan Ensmenger
What the Google Manifesto Got Wrong: Gender & Computing in Context

Suzanne Menzel
Experiencing Research through OurCS: Opportunities for Undergraduate Research in Computer Science
(Slides) (Watch)