Conference's Programme

The programme of the conference features a combination of high-level keynote talks (30') by internationally renowned specialists, short talks (15') selected by the Organising Committee of the conference upon proposals of the researchers, and posters. The presentation of the communications of the CHIST-ERA Conference 2011 (keynote and short talks, posters) will be continuously updated in the course of the summer. The detailed presentation of the communications is available here.

The presentations of the 5th of September fall in the area of the call 2011 topic Green ICT, towards Zero Power ICT and the 6th of September is dedicated to the topic From Data to New Knowledge. In addition, the 6th comprises a specific information session with recommendations to the applicants to the call 2011.
All the attendees are kindly invited to a tour of the Jameson Distillery and then for dinner at Ballymaloe House on the 5th in the evening!

Schedule 05/09/2011 - Green-ICT 06/09/2011 - D2K

08:30 - 09:00

Martine Hynes & Raymond Fournier
Welcome Address

Martin Hynes & Raymond Fournier
Welcome Address

09:00 - 10:30

Giorgos Fagas - 30'
Nanotechnology Designed For Energy-sustainable Electronics

Babak Falsafi - 30'
Computing With Dark Silicon

Rudolf Sollacher - 30' 
Green & Smart Large Scale Wireless Sensor & Actuator Networks

Tim Furche - 30'
The Ontological Nany: Fully Automated, High Accuracy Data Extraction In Vertical Search

Víctor Maojo García - 30'
Extracting Multi-Level Information In Biomedicine

Kalina Bontcheva - 30'
From Text To Knowledge: Waving, Not Drowning

10:30 - 11:00

Posters Session - Coffee Pause
Abstracts List Of Posters Green ICT

Posters Session - Coffee Pause
Abstracts List Of Posters D2K

11:00 - 12:30

Marc Duranton - 30'
New Computing Architectures For Green ICT 

Clivia M. Sotomayor Torres - 30'
Phonon Engineering And Confined Acoustic Phonons In Si Membranes

Christopher Crispin-Bailey - 15'
Rethinking CPU Foundations

Thomas Mikolajick - 15'
Cool Silicon for Europe

David Sadek - 30' 
Cognitive Agents, Natural Dialogue, And Commensense Knowledge Processing: What's Next

Lori Lamel - 30'
Some Open Challenges For Spoken Language Processing

Edouard Geoffrois - 30'
Data & Evaluation: Critical Resources For Research In Knowledge Processing

12:30 - 13:30
Lunch Break
Lunch Break
13:30 - 15:00

Dirk Pesch - 15'
Energy Aware Communication Framework For Wireless Sensor Networks

Marise Bafleur - 15'
Energy Harvesting For Batteryless Unattended Sensors

Antonio Rubio - 15'
Energy Harvesting - Strategies For Ultra Low Power Consumption And Reliability

Carlos Untiedt - 15'
Energy Harvesting Through Thermoelectricity: An Atomic Scale Approach

Jacques-Olivier Klein - 15'
Bio-inspired Architectures With Memristive Devices & Energy Efficient Coding Scheme

Jaafar Elmirghani - 15'
Green ICT: Beyond Sleeping Memories

Sylviane Cardey - 15'
A Micro-systemic Approach For Dependable Natural Language Processing

Nirmalie Wiratunga - 15'
Experiential Knowledge Discovery From Web Data

Abdelaziz Bouras - 15'
Long Term Knowledge Archiving And Preservation

Bertrand Jouve - 15'
Complex Networks Emerging From Large Databases: New Mathematical and Computational Tools

Moira Monika Schuler - 15'
Process Understanding Through Data & Knowledge Management In The Pharma Field

Catherine Garbay - 15'
Sensemaking In Socio-physical Environments: Toward Comprehensive Holistic Modeling

15:00 - 15:30
Coffee Pause Coffee Pause
15:30 - 16:00 Mihai Adrian Ionescu - 30'
Zero Power Challenges In Guardian Angels For A Smarter Life
Stefan Decker - 30'
From Linked Data To Networked Knowledge
16:00 - 16:45
General Discussion
General Discussion
16:45 - 17:15 Coffee Pause Sebastian Reick
Information Session For Applicants to Call 2011

Coffee Pause

17:15 - 17:45
CHIST-ERA & SAB Internal Meeting CHIST-ERA & SAB Internal Meeting
17:45 - 18:30

CHIST-ERA Steering Committee Meeting
18:30 Social Event End of Conference

The Conference is mainly supported by the European Union through the Future and Emerging Technologies programme and receives the additional kind support of the French Embassy in Ireland.