Data and knowledge engineering seminars

Data and knowledge engineering research seminars discuss research of interest to the data and knowledge engineering group including, but not limited to, knowledge representation and reasoning, text and data mining and data privacy.

These seminars currently take place in room C/2.11 on Mondays between 13:00 and 14:00. Everyone is welcome to attend any seminar.

You can also follow seminar-related discussions at the LinkedIn group.

2017/18 seminars

Autumn 2017

9 October 2017Daniel HarborneA prototype systems architecture for coalition situational understanding
9 October 2017Federico CeruttiHuman-in-the-loop situational understanding via subjective Bayesian networks
16 October 2017Martin CaminadaOn the equivalence between assumption-based argumentation and logic programming
16 October 2017Padraig CorcoranStatistical inference in the space of topological relationships

Spring 2018

30 January 2018Zied BouraouiInductive reasoning about ontologies using conceptual spaces
30 January 2018Martin CaminadaSome open research challenges in formal argumentation theory
6 February 2018Tobia ZanettiEfficient algorithms for preferred and semi-stable semantics in abstract argumentation
6 February 2018Jon SladeAutomatic semantic and geometric enrichment of 3D geo-spatial building models using HOG-based template matching for varying architectural styles
13 February 2018Liana CipciganSmart management of electric vehicles
13 February 2018David OwenText mining of unstructured healthcare data to help improve decision support in the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions
20 February 2018Ivan VarzinczakDefeasible reasoning for description-logic ontologies
27 February 2018Ian KenwayCybersecurity in the post-Snowden era: A progress report on MaidSafe’s SAFE Network
27 February 2018Steve NealeCorCenCC: The National Corpus of Contemporary Welsh
6 March 2018Niall TwomeyContext and uncertainty in transfer and active learning
13 March 2018Niels PeekOpportunities and challenges of learning health systems
20 March 2018Richard BoothQuantifying disagreement in argument-based reasoning
20 March 2018Padraig CorcoranA distributed model for achieving location privacy in online route planning
27 March 2018Victor GutierrezA brief look at temporal description logics
27 March 2018Vigneshwaran MuralidaranConstruction grammar approach for Tamil dependency parsing
3 April 2018Alun PreeceCoalitions of things: Supporting intelligence tasks via Internet of Things approaches

Find out more

Please direct all questions about this research seminar programme to the co-ordinator Dr Padraig Corcoran.

Padraig Corcoran

Dr Padraig Corcoran


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