The 6th IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing (BDCloud 2016)

October 8th - 10th, Atlanta, GA

Conference Program Schedule

October 8th, 2016

9:00am-10:00am Keynote 1 (Room 309)

Title: Perspectives on Smart and Connected Communities and Cyber-Physical Systems
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Gurdip Singh, Syracuse University and Expert in the Division of Computer and Network Systems, NSF

10:00am-10:30am Coffee Break

10:30am-11:45am Tutorial 1 (Room 309)
Title: Comparing Dew Computing with Cloud computing, Fog computing, and Other Related Concepts
Tutorial Speaker: Dr. Yingwei Wang, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada

Session 1: Big Data in a Cloud (Room 309)

Performance Enhanced Multiset Similarity Joins
Jahnavi Yalamanchili, Robert Green, Kevin Xu and Vijay Devabhaktuni

Verifiable Data Redundancy in the Cloud
MohammadKamrul Islam and Ragib Hasan

SASCloud: Ad hoc Cloud as Secure Storage
Shahid Al Noor, Md. Mahmud Hossain and Ragib Hasan

A Coordinated Algorithm with Resource Evaluation for Service Function Chain Allocation
Xiaoming You, Xiaoxue Wang, Aiguo Chen and Guangchun Luo

3:40pm-4:10pm Coffee Break

Session 2: Big Data Processing (Room 309)

Predictive Spatio-Temporal Query Processor on Resilient Distributed Datasets
Vijay Akkineni, Berkay Aydin, Sajitha Naduvil-Vadukootu and Rafal Angryk

Micro-architectural Characterization of Apache Spark on Batch and Stream Processing Workloads
Ahsan Javed Awan, Mats Brorsson, Vladimir Vlassov and Eduard Ayguade

A Cloud-Assisted Application over Apache Spark for Investigating Epigenetic Markers on DNA Genome Sequences
Ning Yu, Bing Li and Yi Pan

Parallel Computation of Reverse PageRank Problem with Evaluating Single Page
Siyan Lai, Yi Yang, Menghan Guo and Xiaola Lin

6:30-8:30pm: Reception (Crystal Ballroom)

October 9, 2016

9:00am-10:00am Keynote 2 (Room 309)

Title: Searchable Symmetric Encryption: Potential Attacks, Practical Constructions and Extensions
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jinjun Chen, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia

10:00am-10:30am Coffee Break

Session 3: Spatio-Temporal Data (Room 309)

Pg-Trajectory: A PostgreSQL/PostGIS based Data Model for Spatiotemporal Trajectories
Ahmet Kucuk, Shah Muhammad Hamdi, Berkay Aydin, Michael A. Schuh and Rafal A. Angryk

Visualization and Adaptive Subsetting of Earth Science Data in HDFS - A Novel Data Analysis Strategy with Hadoop and Spark
Xi Yang, Si Liu, Kun Feng, Shujia Zhou and Xian-He Sun

Filling the Gaps in Solar Big Data: Interpolation of Solar Filament Event Instances
Soukaina Filali Boubrahimi, Berkay Aydin, Dustin Kempton, Sushant Mahajan and Rafal Angryk

Surveillance Source Compression with Background Modeling for Video Big Data
Ling Tian, Hongyu Wang, Qinyu Tang and Yimin Zhou

Session 4: Machine Learning (Room 309)

A Novel Deep Learning Network Architecture with Cross-Layer Neurons
Zeng Yu, Ning Yu, Yi Pan and Tianrui Li

Fast Computing Framework for Convolutional Neural Networks
Marcin Korytkowski, Pawel Staszewski, Piotr Woldan and Rafal Scherer

Visual Sentiment Analysis for Social Images Using Transfer Learning Approach
Jyoti Islam and Yanqing Zhang

What Differentiates News Articles with Short and Long Shelf Lives? A Case Study on News Articles at
Wessam Elhenfnawy, Jesse Wright, Kumara Kallepalli, Kevin Racheal, Ajay Gupta, Yaohang Li, Rohit Parimi and Parth Shah

3:40pm-4:10pm Coffee Break

Session 5: Data Mining (Room 309)

Parallelizing Active Memory Ants with MapReduce for Clustering Financial Time Series Data
Ying Ying Liu, Parimala Thulasiraman and Ruppa K. Thulasiram

Big Data and Business: Tech mining to capture business interests and activities around Big Data
Ying Huang, Jan Youtie, Alan Porter, Douglas Robinson, Scott Cunningham and Donghua Zhu

An Improved Medical Decision Model Based on Decision Tree Algorithm
Guiduo Duan, Dan Ding,Yuan Tian and Xiaoming You

A Hybrid Outlier Detection Method for Health Care Big Data
Ke Yan, Xiaoming You, Xiaobo Ji, Guangqiang Yin and Fan Yang

Supervised Massive Data Analysis for Telecommunication Customer Churn Prediction
Hui Li, Deliang Yang, Lingling Yang, Yao Lu and Xiaola Lin

6:30-8:30pm: Banquet (Crystal Ballroom)

October 10, 2016

9:00am-10:00am Keynote 3 (Room 309)

Title: The Era of Big Spatial Data
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mohamed F. Mokbel, University of Minnesota, USA

10:00am-10:30am Coffee Break

10:30am-11:45am Tutorial 2 (Room 309)
TITLE: Big Data NLP with HPCC Systems®
Tutorial Speaker: Richard Taylor, Consulting Engineer and Chief Trainer, LexisNexis Risk Solutions, USA

Session 6: Cloud Computing (Room 309)

Performance optimization of underlying operating system in transparent computing
Wenhao Zhang, Hong Song and Dacheng Wang

Virtual CPU State Detection and Execution Flow Analysis by Host Tracing
Hani Nemati and Michel R. Dagenais

Dew Computing: the Complementary Piece of Cloud Computing
Andy Rindos and Yingwei Wang

Performance Analysis of Public Cloud Computing Providers
Xiaolin Cheng and Ahmed Bounfour