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Conference day one (Monday 26 June)

Time Activity
8.30am Reception
9.00am Opening remark (Professor Youmin Xi, Executive President, Xi’an Jiaotong Liverpool University)
9.20am Keynote speech I (Dr William Yeo, Director of Australia’s first IBM Centre of Excellence in Business Analytics, Deakin University: Business Intelligence and Analytics: Research, Education and Trends)
10.00am Keynote speech II (Professor Dennis Wong, Deputy Provost, Heriot-Watt University Malaysia: Machine Learning And Signal Processing For Big Data)
10.40am Coffee break and photo taking
11.00am Keynote speech III (Professor Hai Zhuge, Chair in Computer Science, Aston University and a joint professor in Chinese Academy of Sciences: Semantic Mapping Of Big Data)
11.40am Keynote speech IV (Dr Simon Fong, Associate Professor at the Computer and Information Science Department, University of Macau: Big Data Streaming Analytics In R&D: Challenges And Opportunities)
12.20pm Lunch break
2.00pm Invited speech I (Dr Jason Dai, Senior Principle Engineer and CTO, Big Data Technologies, Intel: Distributed Deep Learning At Scale On Apache Spark With BigDL)
2.30pm Session one (Chair: Dr Gangmin Li, Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Research Institute of Big Data Analytics, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China; Papers #1 – 5)
1. Julyeta P.A.Runtuwen/I.R.H.T. Tangkawarow: Three-Tier Level Data Warehouse Architecture Design of Student Data in Manado State University
2. Research upon Wearable Devices - Smart Watch as an Example
3. Rui Tang/Simon Fong: Dynamic Group Optimisation Algorithm for Portfolio Optimisation
4. Irfan Mehmood: Drone Imagery Assisted Disease Identification in Radish Fields with Efficient Convolutional Neural Network
5. Cheng-Hao Yang, Kuan-Wu Su, Jenq-Shiou Leu: An GA-based Fuzzy Clustering Algorithm with Interpretable Rules and Best-Fit Clusters
3.40pm Coffee break
4.00pm Session two (Chair: Dr Kevin Yuen, Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Research Institute of Big Data Analytics, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China; Papers #6 – 9)
6. Albert Bastian/Gangmin Li: Chaining different analyses in a Big Data Application
7. Ziyang Zhang/Gangmin Li: Geographical Data Driven-Service for Mobile Applications
8. Simon Fong: Self-adaptive Pre-processing Approach for Big Data Stream Classification of IoT Environmental Sensor
9. Kairong Duan/Simon Fong: Energy-aware Big Data Analytics on Spark Cluster

Conference day two (Tuesday 27 June)

Time Activity
8.30am Reception
9.00am Invited speech II (Dr Gangmin Li, Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Research Institute of Big Data Analytics, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China: Big Data Analytics: Another Buzzword within an Old Concept - But Why?)
9.30am Invited speech III (Dr Kaiwen Meng, Associate Professor at School of Economics and Management, Southwest Jiaotong University: Group Sparse Optimisation Via LP,Q Regularisation)
10.00am Coffee break and photo taking
10.20am Keynote speech V (Dr Ying Liu, Associate Professor (SL) with the Institute of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at the School of Engineering, Cardiff University, UK: Design Informatics: Embracing Data Analytics in Design Engineering)
11.00am Invited speech IV (Dr Hongjuan Liu, Regional Director of Insight and Analytics, Aegon Insights Asia Pacific: Insight and Analytics)
11.30am Invited speech V (Dr Kevin Yuen, Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Research Institute of Big Data Analytics, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China: Towards Hybrid Evolutionary and Swarm Techniques for Big Data Analytics)
12.00pm Lunch break
1.30pm Invited speech VI (Dr Victor Chang, Associate Professor in Information Management and Information Systems at International Business School Suzhou (IBSS), Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China: Big Data For Financial Analysis)
2.00pm Invited speech VII (Dr Qi Deng, Associate Professor in Finance at International Business School Suzhou (IBSS), Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China: Machine Learning Applications in Financial Time Series Forecasting)
2.30pm Session three (Chair: Dr Tristan Chong, Associate Professor at International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) and Deputy Director at Research Institute of Big Data Analytics, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China; Paper # 10 – 13)
10. Minghuang Chi/Gangmin Li: Collaborative Filtering with Experts’ Opinion
11. Junwei Rao/Gangmin Li: Valuable users predicate with Gradient Boosting for Rad Hat
12. Zhengyi Yin/Gangmin Li: Predicting users’ demographic characteristics with XGboost
13. Song Qun/Simon Fong: The Stacking Metaheuristic Ensemble System for Solving Economic Dispatch Problems
3.40pm Coffee break
3.50pm Session four (Chair: Professor Ka Lok Man, Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Research Institute of Big Data Analytics, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China; MSc and PhD student workshop S1 – 10)
S1. Yuechun Wang: Analysis of a Wireless Sensor Network Middleware Support for Mobile Agent
S2. Lei Shi: Transportation Data Flow Management System Based on .NET
S3. Ziqiang Bi: System Design, Analysis and Optimisation of Li-Fi based Energy Harvesting Embedded Systems for “Internet of Things” Applications
S4. Yuxuan Zhao: Autonomous Alert Generation and Recommendation for Disaster Management
S5. Fengbo Yu: Design and Implementation of Web-Based Student Management System
S6. Fangzhou Liu: Canonical correlation-based multi-layered Learning of input grouping for classification
S7. Gautam Pal: Multi-Agent Model for Big Data
S8. Xi Peng, Kevin Kam Fung Yuen: Towards a Social Network Analysis Approach to Evaluate Internationalisation Research Cooperation in a University: A case of Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
S9. Yahui Wang, Kevin Kam Fung Yuen: Applying K-Nearest Neighbour Algorithm to Analyse Trust and Distrust Relationships in Social Network
S10. Bai Xue, Kevin Kam Fung Yuen: Towards Social Network Approaches to Analyse Essential Relationships of Users and Contents in Zhihu.Com