CIKM 2001: Schedule of Events

Monday, Nov. 5, 2001

8 a.m. - 12:00 noon Tutorial: Indexing and Mining Time Series Data
Session Chair: David Buttler, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Tutorial: Mining Unstructured Data
Session Chair: Henrique Paques, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)

TUESDAY, NOV 6, 2001

9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Opening by General Chair and PC Co-Chairs
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Keynote Address One
An Integrated Approach to Knowledge Management
Alfred Spector, IBM
Session Chair: Calton Pu, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. BREAK
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Research Session 1: Similarity Search and Query Optimization
Session Chair: Ellen Voorhees, NIST (USA)
Research Session 2: Clustering
Session Chair: Ke Wang, Simon Fraser University (Canada)
Research Session 3: Query Processing
Session Chair: Sham Navathe, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. LUNCH
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Industry Session 1: Knowledge Management: Organizing What You Know
Session Chair: Aris M. Ouksel, University of Illinois at Chicago (USA)
Research Session 4: Pattern Mining
Session Chair: Hakan Ferhatosmanoglu, Ohio State University (USA)
Research Session 5: Text Extraction and Summarization
Session Chair: Anton Leuski, University of Massachusetts (USA)
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. BREAK
3:15 p.m. - 4:55 p.m. Research Session 6: World Wide Web
Session Chair: Ronen Feldman, ClearForest (USA)
Research Session 7: Semistructured Data
Session Chair: Alberto Laender, Federal University of Minas Gerais (Brazil)
Panel Session 1: XML, the WEB and Database Functionality?
Moderator: Erich Neuhold (GMD IPSI)
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Reception

WEDNESDAY, NOV 7, 2001

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Keynote Address Two
Avoiding Irrelevance in Information Systems Research?
Mike Stonebraker, MIT
Session Chair: Calton Pu, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. BREAK
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Research Session 8: Distributed Information Retrieval
Session Chair: Kevyn Collins-Thompson, Microsoft (USA)
Research Session 9: Query Optimization (Cancelled)
Research Session 10: Collaborative Filtering and Algorithms
Session Chair: David Grossman, IIT (USA)
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. LUNCH
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Industry Session 2: Text Summarization and Question Answering
Session Chair: Duncan Ruiz, Pontifical Catholica University of RS (Brazil)
Research Session 11: Sequence Mining
Session Chair: Leo Mark, Georgia Tech (USA)
Research Session 12: Corpus Linguistics
Session Chair: Ian Soboroff, NIST (USA)
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. BREAK
3:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Research Session 13: Potpourri
Session Chair: David Grossman, IIT (USA)
Poster Session 1: Data Access and Knowledge Management
Session Chair: Terence Critchlow, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (USA)
Panel Session 2: What Can Researchers Do to Improve Security of Data and Documents?
Moderator: Arnon Rosenthal (MITRE)
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Banquet

THURSDAY, NOV 8, 2001

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Research Session 14: Data Warehouse
Session Chair: Il-Yeol Song, Drexel University (USA)
Research Session 15: String Match and Text Extraction
Session Chair: Kristina Toutanova, Stanford (USA)
Research Session 16: Classification
Session Chair: Hans Schek, ETH (Switzerland)
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. BREAK
10:30 p.m. - 12:15 p.m. Industry Session 3: Data Management: Beyond the Traditional
Session Chair: Len Seligman, MITRE (USA)
Research Session 17: Similarity Measures
Session Chair: Charles Nicholas, UMBC (USA)
Research Session 18: Mobile Computing
Session Chair: Alvin Lim, Auburn University (USA)
12:15 p.m. -1:45 p.m. LUNCH
1:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Research Session 19: Association Rule Mining
Session Chair: Edward Omiecinsk, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)
Research Session 20: Multimedia Information Processing
Session Chair: Arbee Chen, National Tsing Hua University (Taiwan)
Poster Session 2: Information Retrieval and Text Mining
Session Chair: Ian Soboroff, NIST (USA)
3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Conference Closing Remarks

FRIDAY, NOV 9, 2001

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. DOLAP 2001
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. GIS 2001
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. DocEng 2001
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. WIDM 2001

SATURDAY, NOV 10, 2001

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. GIS 2001
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. DocEng 2001