IMSC Retreat 2015 Agenda

IMSC Retreat 2015

April 2, 2015

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Program              (By clicking on the title of each talk you can access presentation slides)

08:30 - 09:00

 Breakfast and Check-in
09:00 - 09:20  Welcome Speech
 Yannis C. Yortsos
 Dean of Viterbi School of Engineering, USC
09:20 - 09:40

 Overview, Status, and New Initiatives 
 Cyrus Shahabi,
 Director of IMSC, USC
09:40 - 10:00

Big Data in Transportation
10:00 - 10:30

 Travel and Transportation in the Age of BigData  
 Ugur Demiryurek,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
10:30 - 10:50

 Vehicular Sensing, Communication, and Green Transportation 
 Bhaskar Krishnamachari,
 Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, USC
10:50 - 11:10

 Context-Aware Online Traffic Prediction 
 Mihaela van der Schaar,
 Professor of Electrical Engineering, UCLA
Big Data in Social Media
11:10 - 11:40

 Crowdsourced Media and Their Applications
 Seon Ho Kim,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
11:40 - 12:00

 Immersive Telepresence with 3D Sensing and VR HMD
 Hao Li,
 Assistant Professor of Computer Science, USC
12:00 - 01:20

Data Science research and Applications
01:20 - 01:40

 Research: Blending Real and Virtual Worlds (Location, Crowd, and Social Connections)
 Cyrus Shahabi,
 Director of IMSC, USC
01:40 - 02:00

 Security and Forensic Informatics
 Luciano Nocera,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
02:00 - 02:20

 Transportation Informatics  
 Ugur Demiryurek,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
02:20 - 02:40

 Healthcare Informatics
 Liyue Fan,
 Research Associate of IMSC, USC 
02:40 - 03:00

 Building Informatics
 Joon-Ho Choi,
Assistant Professor of Building Science, USC
Posters and Demos
03:00 - 04:45

 Demo and Poster Session
 IMSC Students (Location: EEB-248)

04:45 - 05:00

05:00 - 06:00

 Keynote: Big Data, Data Science: Some Hype but Real Opportunities
 Michael Franklin,  
 Thomas M. Siebel Professor of Computer Science and Chair of the Computer Science Division of EECS Department, UC Berkeley
 (Location: SAL 101)

06:00 - 07:00

 Reception and Networking
 (Location: EEB-248)


Last updated Apr. 2, 2015

  • More than sixty people attended the event including people from outside such as Microsoft, Chevron, IBM, NGC, Oracle, LA County Goverment, NII Japan, INRIA France, to name a few.

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