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Special Sessions

 


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Accepted papers will be published in the ICACCI 2013 Proceedings which will be available through IEEE Xplore® after the conference.

Special Session: Recent Advances in Digital Document Analysis



Aim & Scope: 

To bring together all the key researchers in related fields to present their cutting edge work and discuss the future directions of research. This session highly pore on advances in document image analysis and recognition in meeting the real world problems.

Topics: Text recognition, Document layout analysis and understanding, Historical and degraded document analysis, Multilingual document recognition,  Document image compression, Camera captured document analysis, Handwriting recognition technologies,  Writer/style identification, adaptation,  Document Image retrieval,  Performance evaluation and metrics, Symbol recognition, indexing and browsing by graphical content,  Sketchy interfaces diagrammatic reasoning, Visual languages for graphic documents, Graphics recognition architectures, reading systems for forms and structured documents,  Camera-based OCR.

Session Organizers: 

P. Narahari Sastry
CBIT, Hyderabad, India
ananditahari@cbit.ac.in
V.N. Manjunath Aradhya 
SJCE, Mysore, India
aradhya.mysore@gmail.com

 

Special Session: Scalable Meta-heuristic Computing in Large Size Problems



Aim & Scope: 

To bring together the works of active researchers of this emerging field to present the latest developments. Its main motivation is to identify key mechanisms that may make evolutionary algorithms and meta-heuristics to be scalable on large scale problems.

Topics: Theoretical Advances of Scalable Meta-heuristic Algorithms, Applications of Meta-heuristics to Combinatorial Optimization Problems, Engineering of meta-heuristics algorithms, Intelligent Expert Systems, Optimization methods, Hybrid meta-heuristics, Memetic algorithms, Differential evolution, Fuzzy Logic, Genetic Algorithm, Particle Swarm Optimization, Artificial Bee Colony, Global optimization.

Session Organizers: 

Bhabani Shankar P M
KIIT University, India
mishra.bsp@gmail.com
Satchidananda Dehuri
Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea
satchi.lapa@gmail.com

 

Special Session: Biomedical Signal Processing and Control



Aim & Scope: 

The objective of this session covers both theoretical and experimental challenges posed by the application of Biomedical Signal Processing and Control. 

Topics: EEG based Motor Imagery Evaluation, EEG - Brain Computer Analysis, EEG Patterns Recognition, EMG based Hand Gesture Recognition, EMG based Grasp Recognition, Electromyographic Control System based on Pattern Recognition, Feature Evaluation for Biomedical Signal Analysis, Methods for Biomedical Signal Recognition, Clinical Applications of Biomedical Signals

Session Organizers: 

Nayan M. Kakoty
Tezpur University, India
nkakoty@tezu.ernet.in
Shyamanta M. H.
Tezpur University, India
smh@tezu.ernet.in

 

Special Session: Security Issues in Cloud Computing



Aim & Scope: 

While in a cloud computing system, most data and software that users uses across the Internet brings some new challenges pertaining to security and privacy. To ensure adequate security in cloud computing, various security issues such as authentication, data confidentiality and integrity and non-repudiation all need to be taken into account.

Topics: Cryptanalysis of Cloud Computing Mechanisms, Security Issues in Platform as a Service, Security Issues in Software as a Service, Security Issues in Infrastructure as a Service, Attacks and Countermeasures on Cloud Computing, Security Issues on Virtualization, Cloud Data Security Issues, Security Goals in Cloud Computing.

Session Organizer: 

Jaidhar C D
Department of Computer Engineering, Defense Institute, India
jaidharcd@diat.ac.in

 

Special Session: Soft Computing for Problem Solving in Imaging Applications



Aim & Scope: 

The focus of this special session is to explore the various avenues of soft computing techniques for improving the performance of conventional imaging applications. This session would serve as an ideal platform for sharing the various aspects of such techniques which can provide solutions to the human society.

Topics: Artificial neural networks, Fuzzy logic, Evolutionary computation, Optimization techniques, Neuro-fuzzy, Differential evolution, Decision making, Support vector machine, Bio-inspired computing, Any imaging applications.

Session Organizer: 

D. Jude Hemanth
Karunya University, India

 

Special Session: Recent Trends in Privacy Preserving Datamining



Aim & Scope: 

To provide a forum for discussion of recent advances in privacy-preserving data mining, and to offer an opportunity for researchers, policy makers, and practitioners to identify and discuss recent advances and new promising research directions.

Topics: Discrimination and Privacy-Aware Data Mining, Privacy in Social Data, Crime & Homeland Security, Support Vector Machines, Bayesian Models and Methods, Data Privacy and Anonymity, Privacy Preserving Association Rule mining, Security and Privacy Metrics, Statistical and Evolutionary learning, Similarity Measures and Learning of Similarity, Classification and Prediction, Privacy for Streaming data, Privacy issues in profiling, Privacy Preserving Nearest Neighbor Search, Privacy-Sensitive Data Mining from Multi-Party Distributed Data, Cost Sensitive Data Mining

Session Organizer: 

Lekshmy P L
LBS Institute of Technology for Women, Trivandrum, India
shalek123@yahoo.co.in

 

Special Session: Data Dissemination in Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks



Aim & Scope: 

One of the substantial issues in vehicular networks is how to disseminate the data efficiently. VANET data dissemination become more challenging due to the unique features such as high-speed mobility/large amount of network entities, and varying network nodes. Hence, it is critical to develop better data dissemination strategies for efficient inter vehicular communication.

Topics: Efficient utilization of wireless communication bandwidth, Dissemination approaches, Context based data dissemination, Channel allocation in vehicular networks, Data access methods, Issues in VANET broadcast data.

Session Organizer: 

Angeline Reeba V.
Lourdes Matha College of Science and Technology, Trivandrum, India
angeline_reeba@yahoo.co.in

 

Special Session: Internet of Things (IoT): The Next Technological Revolution



Aim & Scope: 

IoT promises to be the most disruptive technological revolution since the advent of the WWW. The physical objects are seamlessly integrated into the information network. This special session intends to examine the open problems providing a comprehensive presentation of current findings, research directions and experimental set up.

Topics: Access network technologies for IoT, Cloud Computing and IoT convergence, Electromagnetic aspects related to the IoT,  Governance, privacy and security in IoT, Healthcare applications in IoT, Intelligent transportation applications in IoT, IoT enabling ubiquitous and wireless technologies, IoT infrastructures, Location and tracking through navigation sensors, Middleware for the IoT, RFID applications in IoT, Searching and discovering things, Smart Grid, The Geography of Things, Social impacts of IoT, Standardization activities for IoT.

Session Organizer:

Pethuru Raj
Wipro Technologies,Bangalore, India

 

Special Session: Social Informatics



Aim & Scope: 

The goal of Social Informatics is to create better understanding of socially-centric platforms not just as a technology, but also as a set of social phenomena. This special session on “Social Informatics” will provide a key forum for researchers and practitioners to exchange information regarding advancements in the state of art and practice of SI.

Topics: Computational Social Science, Computerization as a form of democracy, Digital entertainment, Emotional Intelligence, Ethical perspectives and professional responsibilities, Human-Computer Interaction, Online distance education and e-learning, Recommendation systems, Social Communities and Social Network Analysis, Social Signal Processing, Socio-economic Systems and Applications, Trust, Privacy, Risk and Security in Social Contexts, Virtual Communities, Web mining and its Social Interpretations.

Email: 

icacci2013@gmail.com

 

Special Session: Automated Software Engineering



Aim & Scope: 

Automated software engineering focuses on how to automate or partially automate these tasks to achieve significant improvements in quality and productivity. This special session aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to discuss techniques and tools for automating the analysis, design, implementation, testing, and maintenance of software systems.

Topics: Automated reasoning techniques, Component-based systems, Computer-supported cooperative work, Configuration management, Data mining and software engineering, Empirical software engineering, Human-computer interaction, Maintenance and evolution, Model-based software development, Modelling language semantics, Open systems development, Product line architectures and methods, Program synthesis, understanding and transformation, Re-engineering, Requirements engineering, Software architecture and design, Software visualization, Specification languages, Testing, verification, and validation, Tutoring, help, and documentation systems.

Email: 

icacci2013@gmail.com

 

Special Session: Information Fusion for Safety and Security



Aim & Scope: 

This special session will focus on the dissemination of research and technology developed to merge and analyze potentially very large volumes of data, captured by heterogeneous networks with special attention on safety and security. 

Topics: Fusion of information in heterogeneous networks, optimization of information and knowledge flow, Intelligent storage and information structuring, Fusion methodologies, Information fusion application areas - sensor networks, defense and intelligence, aerospace, robotics and automation, automotive, manufacturing, economics and financial, environmental monitoring, medical care etc…

Email: 

icacci2013@gmail.com