The 2007 IEEE / WIC / ACM International Conference on Intelligence Agent Technology
2 - 5 November 2007, Silicon Valley
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November 2 (Fri) November 3 (Sat) November 4 (Sun) November 5 (Mon)

Friday, November 2, 2007
Time Sessions (08:30 17:30)
08:00-08:30 Conference On-Site Registration Foyer
Venue Salon 1 Salon 2 Salon 3 Salon 6 Salon 4 and 5
08:30-10:30(120)

Tutorial:
JingTao Yao

Web-based Support Systems

Tutorial:
Virginia Dignum

Agent Mediated Knowledge Management (AMKM)

Tutorial:
Hillol Kargupta

Peer-to-Peer Distributed Data Mining for Multi-Agent Applications

Tutorial:
Sandip Sen

Trust Mechanisms for Agent Systems

9:00 - 9:45
BIBM Keynote: Russ Altman

9:45 - 10:30
GrC Keynote: Janusz Kacprzyk

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:00-13:00(120)

Tutorial:
Lipika Dey

Web and Text Mining for Opinion/Trend Analysis

Tutorial:
Longbing Cao

Agent-Mining Interaction and Integration

Tutorial:
Makoto Yokoo et al

Distributed Constraint Reasoning: A Paradigm for Effective Coordination in Multiagent Systems

11:00 - 11:45
GrC Keynote: Lotfi A Zadeh

11:45 - 12:00
GrC Keynote: T. P. Hong

12:30-13:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 4 (WI-Industry Invited Session)
13:30-14:15(45) Multiple Criteria Decision Making and Data Mining
Yong Shi, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Chair: Yiyu Yao)
14:15-15:45(90) Major Industrial Projects: Mashups Tutorial
Organizer: Kevin Beyer, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
15:45-16:15 Coffee Break Foyer
Venue Salon 4 (WI-Industry Invited Session)
16:15-17:30(75) Major Industrial Projects: Mashups Tutorial
Organizer: Kevin Beyer, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
18:15-19:30 Welcome Reception (Chair: Tsau Young Lin and Howard Ho)                                                         Salon 4 and 5
Best Papers Award and WIC Award Ceremony / Introducing WI-IAT'08 in Australia

Friday, November 2, 2007(cont.)
Time Sessions (08:30 17:45)
08:00-08:30 Conference On-Site Registration Foyer
Venue   Salon 7 Salon 8
08:30-10:30(120)   Workshop (WI/IAT)
WPRS 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
IWI 2007
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:00-12:30(90)   Workshop (WI/IAT)
WPRS 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
IWI 2007
12:30-13:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 1 Salon 2 Salon 7 Salon 8
13:30-15:45(135)

Session 1A (IAT)
(Chair: Vladimir Gorodetsky)

Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) (I)

Workshop (WI/IAT)
RSS 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
WPRS 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
IWI 2007
15:45-16:15 Coffee Break Foyer
16:15-17:45(90)

Session 2A (IAT)
(Chair: Joerg Denzinger)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (I)

 
18:15-19:30 Welcome Reception (Chair: Tsau Young Lin and Howard Ho)
Best Papers Award and WIC Award Ceremony / Introducing WI-IAT08 in Australia
Salon 4 and 5

Saturday, November 3, 2007
Time Sessions (08:45 17:00)
08:00-08:45 Conference On-Site Registration Foyer
08:45-09:00 Opening Ceremony (Andrei Broder and Tsau Young Lin) Salon 1- 8
09:00-09:50(50)

WI'07/IAT'07/BIBM'07/GrC'07 Joint Keynote:

Computer Science as a Lens on the Sciences: The Example of Computational Molecular Biology
Richard M. Karp, University of California at Berkeley, USA
(1985 Turing Award Recipient) (Chair: Tony Hu)

Salon 1- 8
09:50-10:30(40)

GrC'07 Feature Talk:

Granular Computing: Information Granulation and Integration
Tsau Young Lin (Chair: Janusz Kacprzyk)

Salon 1- 8
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:00-11:45(45)

WI/IAT Joint Keynote:

How Relevant is Game Theory to Intelligent Agent Technology?
Yoav Shoham , Stanford University, USA (Chair: Jiming Liu)

Salon 1- 8
11:45-12:30(45)

WI/IAT Joint Keynote:

Service Web 3.0
Dieter Fensel University of Innsbruck/Digital Enterprise Research Institute, Austria
(Chair: Jeffrey Bradshaw)

Salon 1- 8
12:30-13:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 4 and 5 WI-Industry Invited Session (Chair: Howard Ho)
13:30-14:15(45)

Industry Keynote:

Enterprise Information Mashups: Integrating Information, Simply
Anant Jhingran , VP and CTO, IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory

14:15-15:00(45)

Dataspaces -- Enabling the Next Generation Data Management Applications
Alon Halevy , Research Scientist, Google

15:30-15:45(45)

Social and Semantic Structures in Web Search
Andrew Tomkins , Chief Scientist of Search, Yahoo

15:45-16:15 Coffee Break Foyer
16:15-17:00(45)

The Future of Search
Eric Brill , Research Director, Microsoft Research

17:00-17:45(45)

Towards Declarative Information Extraction
Shivakumar Vaithyanathan , Manager of Unstructured Information Mining, IBM Almaden Research Center

19:30-21:00 Banquet (at the Fremont Marriott Hotel) Salon 4 and 5

Saturday, November 3, 2007(cont.)
Time Sessions (08:45 18:15)
08:00-08:45 Conference On-Site Registration Foyer
12:30-13:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 1   Salon 7 Salon 8
13:30-15:45(135)

Session 3A (WI)
(Chair: Churn-Jung Liau)

Web Mining and Farming (I)

Session 3C (IAT)
(Chair: Xiaocong Fan)

Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) (II)

Session 3D (IAT)
(Chair: Chengqi Zhang)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (II)

15:45-16:15 Coffee Break Foyer
16:15-18:15(120)

Session 4A (WI)
(Chair: Chun-Nan Hsu)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (I) and Intelligent Human-Web Interaction

Session 4C (IAT)
(Chair: Yasuhiko Kitamura)

Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) (III)

Session 4D (IAT)
(Chair: Marius Silaghi)

Distributed Problem Solving (I)

19:30-21:00 Banquet (at the Fremont Marriott Hotel) Salon 4 and 5

Sunday, November 4, 2007
Time Sessions (08:30 18:15)
Venue Salon 1 Salon 2 Salon 3 Salon 6
08:30-10:30(120)

Session 5A (WI)
(Chair: Fumio Hattori)

Social Networks and Social Intelligence (I)

Session 5B (WI)
(Chair: Wray Buntine)

Web Mining and Farming (II)

Session 5C (WI)
(Chair: Perry Fizzano)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (II)

Session 5D (WI)
(Chair: Serge Garlatti)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (I)

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:00-11:45(45)

WI/IAT Joint Keynote:

Conversational Informatics and Human-Centered Web Intelligence
Toyoaki Nishida , Kyoto University, Japan (Chair: Peter Brusilovsky)

Salon 4 and 5
11:45-12:30(45)

WIC Feature Talk:

Granular Computing for Web Intelligence and Brain Informatics
Yiyu Yao , University of Regina, Canada (Chair: Ning Zhong)

Salon 4 and 5
12:30-13:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 1 Salon 2 Salon 3 Salon 6
13:30-15:45(135)

Session 6A (WI)
(Chair: Tsuyoshi Murata)

Social Networks and Social Intelligence (II)

Session 6B (WI)
(Chair: Reda Alhajj)

Web Mining and Farming (III)

Session 6C (WI)
(Chair: Ngoc Thanh Nguyen)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (III)

Session 6D (WI)
(Chair: Vijay raghavan)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (II)

15:45-16:15 Coffee Break Foyer
16:15-18:15(120)

Session 7A (WI)
(Chair: William Cheung)

Web Services

Session 7B (WI)
(Chair: Ravi Kumar)

Web Mining and Farming (IV)

Session 7C (WI)
(Chair: Jie Tang)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (IV)

Session 7D (WI)
(Chair: Naoki Fukuta)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (III)


Sunday, November 4, 2007(cont.)
Time Sessions (08:30 18:15)
Venue Salon 7 Salon 8 Salon 4 and 5
08:30-10:30(120)

Session 5E (IAT)
(Chair: Pericles A. Mitkas)

Distributed Problem Solving (II)

Session 5F (IAT)
(Chair: Virginia Dignum)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (III)

9:00 9:40
GrC Keynote: Ling Liu

9:45 - 10:30
BIBM Keynote: Michael I. Jordan

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:00-11:45(45)

WI/IAT Joint Keynote:

Conversational Informatics and Human-Centered Web Intelligence
Toyoaki Nishida , Kyoto University, Japan (Chair: Peter Brusilovsky)

Salon 4 and 5
11:45-12:30(45)

WIC Feature Talk:

Granular Computing for Web Intelligence and Brain Informatics
Yiyu Yao , University of Regina, Canada (Chair: Ning Zhong)

Salon 4 and 5
12:30-13:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 7 Salon 8
13:30-15:45(135)

Session 6E (IAT)
(Chair: Ali Ghorbani)

Autonomous Auctions and Negotiation and Autonomous Knowledge and Information Agents (I)

Session 6F (IAT)
(Chair: Prithviraj Dasgupta)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (IV)

15:45-16:15 Coffee Break Foyer
16:15-18:15(120)

Session 7E (IAT)
(Chair: Yuefeng Li)

Applications

Session 7F (IAT)
(Chair: Chunyan Miao)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (V)


Monday, November 5, 2007
Time Sessions (08:30 18:15)
Venue Salon 1 Salon 2 Salon 3 Salon 6
08:3010:30(120)

Session 8A (WI)
(Chair: Yue Xu)

Web Mining and Farming (V) and World Wide Wisdom Web (W4) and Web Intelligence (WI) Foundations

Session 8B (WI)
(Chair: Vasant Honavar)

Knowledge Grids and Grid Intelligence and Web Support Systems (I)

Session 8C (IAT)
(Chair: Jan Rauch)

Distributed Problem Solving (III)

Workshop (WI/IAT)
BMWT 2007

10:3011:00 Coffee Break Foyer
Venue Salon 4
11:0011:45(45)

WI/IAT Joint Keynote:

The Challenge of Cultural Modeling for Inferring Intentions and Behavior
Eugene Santos Jr.(Chair: Chengqi Zhang)

Workshop (WI/IAT)
BMWT 2007

11:4512:30(45)

WI-Industry Invited:

On Searching, Relevance, Finding, and Serendipity
Neel Sundaresan,Director, eBay Research Labs (Chair: Chengqi Zhang)

12:3013:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
Venue Salon 1 Salon 2 Salon 3
08:3010:30(120)

Session 9A (WI)
(Chair: Martine De Cock)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (IV) and Web Agents

Session 9B (WI)
(Chair: Ruth Cobos Prez)

Web Support Systems (II) and Intelligent E-Technology

Session 9C (IAT)
(Chair: Scott A. DeLoach)

Distributed Problem Solving (IV) and Autonomous Knowledge and Information Agents (II)


Monday, November 5, 2007 (cont.)
Time WI-IAT 2007 Workshops (08:30 18:15)
Venue Salon 7 Salon 8 Salon A Salon B
08:3010:30(120) Workshop (WI/IAT)
MASeB 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
ADMI 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
SerComp & SWS Challenge 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
CISW 2007
10:3011:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:0012:30(90) Workshop (WI/IAT)
MASeB 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
ADMI 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
SerComp & SWS Challenge 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
WSIPT 2007
12:3013:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
13:30-15:45(135) Workshop (WI/IAT)
ADMI 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
WSIPT 2007

Monday, November 5, 2007 (cont.)
Time WI-IAT 2007 Workshops (08:30 18:00)
Venue Salon C Mt. Veeder Carneros ALEXANDER VALLEY
08:3010:30(120) Workshop (WI/IAT)
SMA 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
WImBI 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
CHAA 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
P2PAA 2007
10:3011:00 Coffee Break Foyer
11:0012:30(90) Workshop (WI/IAT)
SMA 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
WImBI 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
CHAA 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
P2PAA 2007
12:3013:30 Conference Lunch Salon 5
13:3015:45(135) Workshop (WI/IAT)
WImBI 2007
Workshop (WI/IAT)
CHAA 2007
 
15:4516:15 Coffee Break Foyer
16:1518:15(120) Workshop (WI/IAT)
CHAA 2007

Session 1A (IAT)

Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) (I)
Chair: Vladimir Gorodetsky

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
Revisiting ADOPT-ng and its Feedback Schemes
M. Silaghi and M. Yokoo
Dynamic Area Coverage using Faulty Multi-Agent Swarms
K. Cheng and P. Dasgupta
Fleming Persistently Effective Query Selection in Preference Elicitation
S. Buffett and M. W.

Short Papers
Intelligent Agent Technology: An Application to US Wholesale Power Trading
T. Sueyoshi and G. Tadiparthi
Agent-based Fault Detection Mechanism in Wireless Sensor Networks
E. Shakshuki, X. Y. Xing, and H. Y. Zhang
Effects of Communication Range, Noise and Help Request Signal on Particle Swarm Optimization with Area Extension (AEPSO)
A. Atyabi, S. Phon-Amnuaisuk, and H. C. Kuan
Information Sharing in an Agent Organized Network
L. Barton and V. Allan
Designing the Market Game for a Commodity Trading Simulation
S. F. Cheng

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Session 2A (IAT)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (I)
Chair: Joerg Denzinger

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 16:15-17:45
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
A hybrid plan recognition model for Alzheimers patients: interleaved-erroneous dilemma
P. Roy, B. Bouchard, A. Bouzouane, and S. Giroux
An Application of Automated Negotiation to Distributed Task Allocation
M. Krainin, B. An, and V. Lesser
Utility Based Q-learning to Maintain Cooperation in Prisoner's Dilemma Games
K. Moriyama

Short Papers
The Use of Reputation and Gossip in Small Cooperative Group Activities
R. Meshulam, B. Grosz, and S. Kraus
Agent-based Analysis of Organizations: Formalization and Simulation
V. Dignum and C. Tick

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Session 3A (WI)

Web Mining and Farming (I)
Chair: Churn-Jung Liau

Time: Saturday, November 3, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
Web Personalisation Through Incremental Individual Profiling and Support-based User Segmentation
P. I. Hofgesang
Summarizing Evolving Data Streams using Dynamic Prefix Trees
C. Rojas and O. Nasraoui
PSSF: A Novel Statistical Approach for Personalized Service-side Spam Filtering
K. N. Junejo and A. Karim
A Fast PageRank Convergence Method based on the Cluster Prediction
H. Y. Kao and S. F. Lin

Short Papers
Self-Organizing Maps for Web Mining
J. P. Herbert and J. T. Yao
Improvement of Clustering Engine in the Internet Based on Correlation
P. C. Chen and T. S. Moh
A Fuzzy Markov Model Approach for Predicting User Navigation
A. A. Ghorbani and X. W. Xu

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Session 3C (IAT)

Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) (II)
Chair: Xiaocong Fan

Time: Saturday, November 3, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 7

Regular Papers
A Hybrid Push-Pull Model based MultiAgent Supply-Chain System With Equilibrium Analysis
K. Ke, Y. Jin, and H. Z. Zhang
A Game Theoretic Approach to Active Distributed Data Mining
X. F. Zhang and W. K. Cheung

Short Papers
Roller: the Effect of the Environment to the Emergence of Behavior
J. Holopainen and M. Rnkk
Autonomy with regard to an Attribute
E. Sanchis
Intelligent Software Agent Design Tool Using Goal Net Methodology
H. Yu, Z. Q. Shen, and C. Y. Miao
Gastro-Intestinal Tract Inspired Computational Paradigm
S. Malik and M. M. Awais
About some specificities of embedded multiagent system design
M. Occello and J. P. Jamont
A self-organization process for communication management in embedded multiagent system
M. Occello and J. P. Jamont

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Session 3D (IAT)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (II)
Chair: Chengqi Zhang

Time: Saturday, November 3, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 8

Regular Papers
A Multi-Phase Protocol for Negotiation with Interdependent Issues
H. Hattori, M. Klein, and T. Ito
Analysis of multi-actor policy contexts using perception graphs
P. Bots
Privacy Loss in Classical Multiagent Planning
R. Krogt

Short Papers
A Transactional Relationship Visualization System In Internet Auctions
M. Kobayashi and T. Ito
A Specification Language for Coordination in Agent System
T. Bosse, M. Hoogendoorn, R. Serban, and J. Treur
Tractable Optimal Multiagent Collaborative Design
Y. Xiang
Economically Inspired Self-healing of Multi-Agent Systems
M. Ashoori, C. Y. Miao, M. N. Ahmadabadi, and M. Amoui

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Session 4A (WI)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (I) and Intelligent Human-Web Interaction
Chair: Chun-Nan Hsu

Time: Saturday, November 3, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
How Up-to-date Should it be? The value of instant profiling and adaptation in information filtering
D. Q. He, P. Brusilovsky, J. Grady, Q. Li, and J. W. Ahn
Mining Context-Based User Preferences for m-Services Applications
E. Jembere, M. O. Adigun, and S. S. Xulu

Short Papers
Improving Identification of Latent User Goals through Search-Result Snippet Classification
K. Y. He, Y. S. Chang, and W. H. Lu
Personalized PageRank for Web Page Prediction Based on Access Time-Length and Frequency
Y. Z. Guo
Understanding Query Aspects with applications to Interactive Query Expansion
D. Crabtree, P. Andreae, and X. Y. Gao
Recognising Professional-Activity Groups and Web Usage Mining for Web Browsing Personalisation
Y. Mrabet, K. Khelif, and R. Dieng-Kuntz
A Didactic-based Model of Scenarios for designing an Adaptive and Context-Aware Learning System
J. L. T. Foping, S. Garlatti, and S. Laube

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Session 4C (IAT)

Autonomy-Oriented Computing (AOC) (III)
Chair: Yasuhiko Kitamura

Time: Saturday, November 3, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 7

Short Papers
Comparing Route Selection Strategies in Collaborative Traffic Flow Management
S. Wolfe, P. Jarvis, F. Enomoto, and M. Sierhuis
Behavioral Intelligence for Geospatial Agents in Urban Environment
P. Torrens
Automatically Defined Swarms for Task Allocation
W. Drozd
Developing Actionable Trading Strategies for Trading Agents
L. B. Cao, C. Luo, and C. Q. Zhang
Dynamic Data Driven Multi-Agent Simulation
G. Pereira
Agent-Based Air Traffic Control in Airport Airspace
O. Karsaev, V. Gorodetsky, V. Samoylov, and V. Kupin

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Session 4D (IAT)

Distributed Problem Solving (I)
Chair: Marius Silaghi

Time: Saturday, November 3, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 8

Regular Papers
The Price of Stability in Selfish Scheduling Games
L. Agussurja and H. C. Lau
On the Existence of a Spectrum of Equilibria in Adjustment Processes with Persistent Randomness. A Bak-Sneppen Evolution Model Approach
A. G. Anyouzoa and A. Mbala
Optimal Solution Stability in Dynamic, Distributed Constraint Optimization
A. Petcu and B. Faltings
Identifying Optimal Jobs to Work On: The Role of Attitude in Job Selection
J. Ahn, C. Johnes, and S. Barber

Short Papers
Multi-Period Combinatorial Auction Mechanism for Distributed Resource Allocation and Scheduling
H.C. Lau, S. F. Cheng, T. Y. Leong, J. H. Park, and Z. Y. Zhao
On Solving Distributed Fuzzy Constraint Satisfaction Problems with Agents
X. T. Nguyen and R. Kowalczyk
MRCC: A Multi-Resolution Cooperative Control Agent Architecture
E. Gonzalez, A. Perez, C. Bustacara, J. Rodriguez, and J. Cruz

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Session 5A (WI)

Social Networks and Social Intelligence (I)
Chair: Fumio Hattori

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
A Semantically Enriched Competency Management System to Support the Analysis of a Web-based Research Network
P. Velardi., A. Cucchiarelli, and M. Petit
Blog Community Discovery and Evolution Based on Mutual Awareness Expansion
Y. R. Lin, H. Sundaram, Y. Chi, J. Tatemura, and B. Tseng
Contextual Prediction of Communication Flow in Social Networks
H. Sundaram, M. D. Choudhury, A. John, and D. D. Seligmann

Short Papers
Finding Experts Using Social Network Analysis
Y. P. Fu, R. J. Xiang, Y. Wang, M. Zhang, and S. P. Ma
Link Prediction of Social Networks Based on Weighted Proximity Measures
T. Murata and S. Moriyasu
Layers and Hierarchies in Real Virtual Networks
O. Goussevskaia, M. Kuhn, and R. Wattenhofer

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Session 5B (WI)

Web Mining and Farming (II)
Chair: Wray Buntine

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 2

Regular Papers
Determining Bias to Search Engines from Robots.txt
Y. Sun, Z. M. Zhuang, I. Councill, and C. L. Giles
Mining Fuzzy Domain Ontology from Textual Databases
R. Y. K. Lau, Y. Li, and Y. Xu
Pairwise Constraints-Guided Non-negative Matrix Factorization for Document Clustering
Y. J. Yang and B. G. Hu
Knowledge Retrieval
Y. Y. Yao, Y. Zeng, N. Zhong, and X. J. Huang

Short Papers
Validating Transliteration Hypotheses Using the Web: Web Counts vs. Web Mining
J. H. Oh and H. Isahara
Determining Mood for a Web Blog by Combining Multiples Sources of Evidence
Y. Jung, Y. Choi, and S. H. Myaeng
Extracting Relevant Snippets from Web Documents through Language Model based Text Segmentation
Q. Li
Automatic Suggestion of Idiomatic Usage in English Using Web Search
T. Qian and L. Qiu

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Session 5C (WI)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (II)
Chair: Perry Fizzano

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 3

Regular Papers
Efficient Web Recommendations Based on Markov Clickstream Models and Implicit Search
Z. Y. Zhang and O. Nasraoui
Geographically-Sensitive Link Analysis
H. C. Lee, H. F. Liu, and R. J. Miller
FICA: A Fast Intelligent Crawling Algorithm
A. M. Z. Bidoki, N. Yazdani, and P. Ghodsnia
From User Query to User Model and Back: Adaptive Relevance-Based Visualization for Information Foraging
J. W. Ahn and P. Brusilovsky

Short Papers
Experimental Bounds on the Usefulness of Personalized and Topic PageRank
S. al-Saffar and G. Heileman
A Multi-scenario Reputation Estimation Framework and its Resilience Study against Various forms of Attacks
J. Khan

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Session 5D (WI)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (I)
Chair: Serge Garlatti

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 6

Regular Papers
Ontology Mining for Personalized Web Information Gathering
X. Tao, Y. Li, N. Zhong, and R. Nayak
A Unified Approach to Researcher Profiling
L. M. Yao, J. Tang, and J. Z. Li
An Integrative Semantic Framework for Image Annotation and Retrieval
T. Osman, D. Thakker, G. Schaefer, and P. Lakin

Short Papers
A Common Design-Features Ontology for Product Data Semantics Interoperability
S. Abdul-Ghafour, P. Ghodous, B. Shariat, and E. Perna
Extending XML Query Language Xcerpt by Ontology Queries
W. Drabent and A. Wilk
Extending Description Logic for Reasoning about Ontology Evolution
C. Chen and M. Matthews
Mapping Ontologies Elements using Features in a Latent Space
V. Spiliopoulos, G. Vouros, and V. Karkaletsis
Supporting Patent Mining by using Ontology-based Semantic Annotations
N. Ghoula, K. Khelif, and R. Dieng-Kuntz

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Session 5E (IAT)

Distributed Problem Solving (II)
Chair: Pericles A. Mitkas

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 7

Regular Papers
Learning the IPA Market with Individual and Social Rewards
E. R. Gomes and R. Kowalczyk
Solving coarse-grained DisCSPs with Multi-DisPeL and DisBO-wd
M. Basharu, I. Arana, and H. Ahriz
A Hybrid of Inference and Local Search for Distributed Combinatorial Optimization
A. Petcu and B. Faltings

Short Papers
A Distributed Algorithm for Finding Nucleolus-Stable Payoff Divisions
H. Goradia and J. Vidal
A New Agent Platform Architecture Supporting the Agent Group Paradigm for Multi-Agent Systems
S. K. Song, S. W. Han, and H. Y. Youn
Multi-party Collision Avoidance among Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
J. Samek, D. Sislak, P. Volf, and M. Pechoucek
Coordination in Introspective Multi-Agent Systems
Y. Charif and N. Sabouret
Social collaboration, stochastic strategies and information referrals
M. Nowostawski and N. Foukia

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Session 5F (IAT)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (III)
Chair: Virginia Dignum

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 8

Regular Papers
BOA: A Cognitive Tactical Picture Compilation Agent
A. Heuvelink and F. Both
Formalizing practical reasoning under uncertainty: An argumentation-based approach
L. Amgoud and H. Prade
Filling the P2P network with white lies to make it anonymous
M. Iguchi and S. Goto

Short Papers
An Agent-Based System to support Geo-Information Analysis
A. Al-Zakwani, H. Mouratidis, and A. Brimicombe
A Graph-based Multi-agent Planning Algorithm with QoS guarantees
J. F. Zhang, X. T. Nguyen, and R. Kowalczyk
A Unification and Delegation Approach to Configure Generic Protocols for Agent Interactions
J. G. Quenum

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Session 6A (WI)

Social Networks and Social Intelligence (II) and Web Services (I)
Chair: Tsuyoshi Murata

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 1

Short Papers
Using Topic Discovery to Segment Large Communication Graphs for Social Network Analysis
M. Viermetz and M. Skubacz
Backbone Discovery in Social Networks
N. Du, B. Wu, and B. Wang
DENGRAPH: A Density-based Community Detection Algorithm
T. Falkowski, A. Barth, and M. Spiliopoulou
A Comparison of Dimensionality Reduction Techniques for Web Structure Mining
N. Chikhi, B. Rothenburger, and N. Aussenac-Gilles
Web Service Discovery with additional Semantics and Clustering
R. Nayak and B. Lee
Automatic Semantic Web Service Composition via Agent Intention Execution in AgentSpeak
H. Li, Z. Qin, F. Yu, and B. Yang
A New Approach to Describe Web Services
H. Liu, H. B. Wang, and C. Wang
Ontology Mediated Web Service Aggregation Hub
K. Yang and R. Steele

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Session 6B (WI)

Web Mining and Farming (III)
Chair: Reda Alhajj

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 2

Regular Papers
Using Information Filtering in Web Data Mining Process
X. J. Zhou, Y. Li, P. Bruza, S. T. Wu, Y. Xu, and R. Y. K. Lau
Correct your text with Google
S. Jacquemont, F. Jacquenet, and M. Sebban
Content Extraction from News Pages Using Particle Swarm Optimization on Linguistic and Structural Features
C. N. Ziegler and M. Skubacz
Fact Discovery in Wikipedia
S. Fissaha Adafre, V. Jijkoun, and M. de Rijke

Short Papers
Emotion Classification Using Web Blog Corpora
C. H. Yang, K. H. Y. Lin, and H. H. Chen
An Approach to Web Page Classification based on Granules
Q. G. Duan, D. Q. Miao, R. Z. Wang, and M. Chen
Finding Event-Relevant Content from the Web Using a Near-Duplicate Detection Approach
H. C. Chang, J. H. Wang, and C. Y. Chiu
PLF: A Publication List Web Page Finder for Researchers
K.-H. Yang, J.-M. Chung and J.-M. Ho

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Session 6C (WI)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (III)
Chair: Ngoc Thanh Nguyen

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 3

Regular Papers
Instant Web Retrieval for Instance-Attribute Queries
Y. T. Chou, S. L. Chuang, and X. H. Wang
Concordance-Based Entity-Oriented Search
M. Bautin and S. Skiena
Detection of Web Subsites: Concepts, Algorithms, and Evaluation Issues
E. M. Rodrigues, N. Milic-Frayling, and B. Fortuna
Semantic Convergence of Wikipedia Articles
C. Thomas and A. Sheth

Short Papers
Hybrid Collaborative Filtering Algorithms Using a Mixture of Experts
X. Y. Su, R. Greiner, T. M. Khoshgoftaar, and X. Q. Zhu
Exploring Web Search Results by Visually Specifying Utility Function
O. Hoeber
Supporting Web Searching of Business Intelligence with Information Visualization
W. Chung and A. Leung

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Session 6D (WI)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (II)
Chair: Vijay raghavan

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 6

Regular Papers
Concept Forest: A New Ontology-assisted Text Document Similarity Measurement Method
J. Wang and W. Taylor
Discovering Subsumption Hierarchies of Ontology Concepts from Text Corpora
E. Zavitsanos, G. Paliouras, G. Vouros, and S. Petridis
Document-Centric Query Answering for the Semantic Web
Y. B. Guo and J. Heflin

Short Papers
Enhancing Semantic Web by Semantic Annotation: Experiences in Building an Automatic Conference Calendar
X. Xin, J. Tang, and J. Z. Li
Semantic Tagging for Large-scale Content Management
L. M. Chen and C. Roberts
An unsupervised hierarchical method for automated document categorization
R. Wetzker, T. Alpcan, C. Bauckhage, W. Umbrath, and S. Albayrak

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Session 6E (IAT)

AAutonomous Auctions and Negotiation and Autonomous Knowledge and Information Agents (I)
Chair: Ali Ghorbani

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 7

Regular Papers
Negotiation Dynamics: Analysis, Concession Tactics, and Outcomes
K. Hindriks, C. Jonker, and D. Tykhonov
Periodical Resource Allocation Using Approximated Combinatorial Auctions
N. Fukuta and T. Ito

Short Papers
An Evaluation of a Spoken Dialogue Interface for a Personal Assistant
A. Wong, A. Nguyen, and W. Wobcke
A Flexible Policy-Driven Negotiation Model
J. L. D. Coi and D. Olmedilla

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Session 6F (IAT)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (IV)
Chair: Prithviraj Dasgupta

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 8

Regular Papers
From Mining Tinnitus Database to Tinnitus Decision-Support System, Initial Study
P. Thompson, X. Zhang, W. X. Jiang, and Z. Ras
Emergent Stories Based on Autonomous Characters with Mindreading Capabilities
T. Bosse, Z. Memon, and J. Treur
Utilizing BDI Features for Transactional Agent Execution
M. Z. Wang, R. Kotagiri, and A. Unruh

Short Papers
A Unified Framework based on HTN and POP Approaches for Multi-Agent Planning
D. Pellier and H. Fiorino
A Computational Model for Adaptive Emotion Regulation
T. Bosse, M. Pontier, and J. Treur

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Session 7A (WI)

Web Services (II)
Chair: William Cheung

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
FLocal and On-the-fly Choreography-based Web Service Composition
S. Mitra, S. Basu, and R. Kumar
A Goal Specification Language for Automated Discovery and Composition of Web Services
S. Agarwal
Selection of Web Services with Imprecise QoS Constraints
M. D. Cock, S. Chung, and O. Hafeez
A Lightweight Fault Tolerance Framework for Web Services
W. B. Zhao

Short Papers
An Intelligent Procurement Marketplace for Web Services Composition
M. Mohabey, Y. Narahari, S. Mallick, P. Suresh, and S.V. Subrahmanya

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Session 7B (WI)

Web Mining and Farming (IV)
Chair: Ravi Kumar

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 2

Regular Papers
Flickr: Who is Looking?
R. V. Zwol
Automatic Website Comprehensibility Evaluation
P. Yan, Z. zhang, and R. Garcia
K-SVMeans: A Hybrid Clustering Algorithm for Multi-Type Interrelated Datasets
L. Bolelli, S. Ertekin, D. Zhou, and C. L, Giles
Blogosonomy: Autotagging Any Text Using Bloggers' Knowledge
S. Fujimura, K. Fujimura, and H. Okuda

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Session 7C (WI)

Web Information Filtering and Retrieval (IV)
Chair: Jie Tang

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 3

Regular Papers
Distance Measures in Query Space: How Strongly to Use Feedback from Past Queries
N. Neubauer, C. Scheel, S. Albayrak, and K. Obermayer
Emotion Sensitive News Agent: An Approach Towards User Centric Emotion Sensing from the News
M. A. M. Shaikh, P. Helmut, and I. Mitsuru

Short Papers
Online Search Scope Reconstruction by Connectivity Inference
M. M. K. Chan, S. C. F. Chan, and C. W. K. Leung
Leveraging Webpage Classification for Data Object Recognition
L. Lin and L. Z. Zhou

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Session 7D (WI)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (III)
Chair: Naoki Fukuta

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 6

Regular Papers
Towards a Media Interpretation Framework for the Semantic Web
A. Kaya, S. E. Peraldi, S. Melzer, R. Moeller, and M. Wessel
Unsupervised Semantic Similarity Computation using Web Search Engines
E. Iosif and A. Potamianos
Ontology-based Integration and Retrieval over Multiple Quantities --- What if "Ovate leaves and often blue to purple flowers"
S. H. Wang and J. Z. Pan

Short Papers
Measuring Semantic Similarity between Entities by Searching the Web Directory
J. H. Liu and L. Birnbaum
A Graph-Based Algorithm for Alignment of OWL Ontologies
T. L. Bach and R. Dieng-Kuntz

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Session 7E (IAT)

Applications
Chair: Yuefeng Li

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 7

Regular Papers
Network Intrusion Detection by Means of Community of Trusting Agents
M. Rehak, M. Pechoucek, K. Bartos, M. Grill, and P. Celeda
An Empirical Study on a Locality Based Heuristic in Multi-Agent Constraint Satisfaction
D. Minotra and J. Liu

Short Papers
Towards a Fuzzy Linguistic Model for Human-Like Multi-Agent Negotiation
Z. Raeesy, J. Brzostowski, and R. Kowalczyk
Scalable Coalition Formation Method for Large-Scale Systems
A. Samir and A. Luciana
JADE-FSM-Engine: A Deployment Tool for Flexible Agent Behaviours in JADE
S. K. Goh, M. B. Chhetri, and R. Kowalczyk
Agent-Based Network Intrusion Detection System
V. Krmicek, P. Celeda, M. Rehak, and M. Pechoucek
Agent Architectures for Intelligent Virtual Environments
A. Barella, C. Carrascosa, and V. Botti
Simple Algorithms for the SCOT Exporters using Tag Frequency and Cooccurrence
H. L. Kim, S. K. Yang, J. Breslin, and H. G. Kim

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Session 7F (IAT)

Agent Systems Modeling and Methodology (V)
Chair: Chunyan Miao

Time: Sunday, November 4, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Salon 8

Regular Papers
Planning and Choosing: Augmenting HTN-Based Agents with Mental Attitudes
G. Wickler, S. Potter, A. Tate, M. Pechoucek, and E. Semsch
Attitude Driven Team Formation using Multi-Dimensional Trust
J. Ahn, D. DeAngelis, and S. Barber

Short Papers
Introducing Commodity Flow to an Agent-Based Model E-commerce System
T. Serzysko, M. Ganzha, M. Gawinecki, P. Kobzdej, and M. Paprzycki
Exploiting Untrustworthy Agents in Team Formation
C. Jones, K. Fullam, and S. Barber
Using Specialized Agents in a Distributed MAS to Solve Airline Operations Problems: a Case Study
A. Castro and E. Oliveira
High-Speed Network Traffic Acquisition for Agent Systems
P. Celeda, V. Krmicek, M. Rehak, and D. Medvigy

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Session 8A (WI)

Web Mining and Farming (V) and World Wide Wisdom Web (W4) and Web Intelligence (WI) Foundations
Chair: Yue Xu

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
COBRA Mining Web for Corporate Brand and Reputation Analysis
Y. Chen, S. Spangler, L. Proctor, A. Lelescu, A. Behal, B. He, T. Griffin, A. Liu, B. Wade, and T. Davis
Question Answering over Implicitly Structured Web Content
E. Agichtein, C. Burges, and E. Brill
Enhancing Search Engine Quality Using Concept-based Text Retrieval
S. Shehata, F. Karray, and M. Kamel

Short Papers
On Query Completion in Web Search Engines Based on Query Stream Mining
M. B. Ebrahimi and A. A. Ghorbani
Recurrent Neural Networks for Robust Real-World Text Classification
G. Arevian
Lexical validation of answers in question answering
A. L. Ligozat, B. Grau, A. Vilnat, I. Robba, and A. Grappy
An Augmented Tagging Scheme with Triple Tagging and Collective Filtering
J. Yang, Y. Matsuo, and M. Ishizuka
Semantic Web Presentation of Analytical Reports from Data Mining -- Preliminary Considerations
J. Rauch

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Session 8B (WI)

Knowledge Grids and Grid Intelligence and Web Support Systems (I)
Chair: Vasant Honavar

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 2

Regular Papers
You Cant Always Get What You Want: Achieving Differentiated Service Levels with Pricing Agents in a Storage Grid
H. Huang, A. Grimshaw, and J. Karpovich
Novel Stochastic Techniques for Brokers In A Web Service-Oriented Grid Market
Y. Patel
Baum-Welch Style EM Approach on Simple Bayesian Models for Web Data Annotation
F. Gelgi and H. Davulcu
Web Application Orchestration Using Excel
J. Fujima, S. Yoshihara, and Y. Tanaka

Short Papers
Customizable Web Services Description, Discovery and Composition : An Attribute Based Formalism
Y. Sam and O. Boucelma
PHASES: A User Profile Learning Approach for Web Search
A. Eckhardt, T. Horvath, and P. Vojtas
Intelligent Web Services Selection based on AHP and Wiki
C. Wu and E. Chang
OOPS: User Modeling Method for Task Oriented Mobile Internet Services
M. Sasajima, Y. Kitamura, T. Naganuma, S. Kurakake, and R. Mizoguchi

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Session 8C (IAT)

Distributed Problem Solving (III)
Chair: Jan Rauch

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 3

Regular Papers
TIBOR: A Resource-bounded Information Foraging Agent for Visual Analytics
D. X. Liu, A. Raja, and J. V. Yanath
A Study of a Collective Agent Modelling Approach to Iterative Task Allocation
C. Guttmann, I. Rahwan, and M. Georgeff
CompAPO: A complete version of the APO Algorithm
T. Grinshpoun and A. Meisels
Convergence of Peer-to-Peer Collision Avoidance among Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
P. Volf, D. Sislak, M. Pechoucek, and M. Prokopova
Automatically Costed Autonomous Mobility
X. Y. Deng, P. Trinder, and G. Michaelson

Short Papers
The concept of autonomy in distributed computation and multi-agent systems
M. Nowostawski and M. Purvis

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Session 9A (WI)

Semantics and Ontology Engineering (IV) and Web Agents
Chair: Martine De Cock

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 1

Regular Papers
Building Application Ontologies from Descriptions of Semantic Web
X. Wang and T. Vitvar
On the conceptual tagging: An ontology pruning use case
N. Stojanovic and L. Stojanovic
An Ontology-Driven Approach To Reflective Middleware
R. Krummenacher, E. Simperl, and D. Fensel
The Dangers of Poorly Connected Peers in Structured P2P Networks and a Solution Based on Incentives
B. O. Hartmann, K. Bhm, and S. Schosser

Short Papers
Automatic Ontology Identification for Reuse
M. Speretta and S. Gauch
Logic Programming to Address Issues of the Semantic Web
I. Karali
Formal Specification of OWL-S with Object-Z
H. Wang, A. Saleh, T. Payne, and N. Gibbins
Using Improved FOAF to Enhance BPEL-extracted RBAC Capability
W. Shi, J. Wu, and Z. H. Wu
The Soundness and Completeness Proof of Agent Intention in AgentSpeak
B. Yang, Z. Qin, F. Yu, and H. Wang

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Session 9B (WI)

Web Support Systems (II) and Intelligent E-Technology
Chair: Ruth Cobos Prez

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 2

Regular Papers
Wrapping VRXQuery with Self-Adaptive Fuzzy Capabilities
R. Alhajj
Privacy-Preserving Reasoning on the Semantic Web
J. Bao, G. Slutzki, and V. Honavar
Perseus -- A Personalized Reputation System
P. Nurmi

Short Papers
User-Schedule-based Web Page Recommendation
T. Oishi, S. Kuramoto, H. Nagata, T. Mine, R. Hasegawa, H. Fujita, and M. Koshimura
Behavior Pattern of Information Discovery in Social Bookmarking Service
P. Klaisubun, P. Kajondecha, and T. Ishikawa
An Exploratory Cognitive Business Intelligence System
L. Niu, J. Lu, E. Chew, and G. Q. Zhang
Detecting the Changes of Web Students' Learning Interest
L. Wang
Why HTTPS Is Not Enough A Signature-Based Architecture for Trusted Content on the WWW
M. Quasthoff, H. Sack, and C. Meinel
Towards Ubiquitous e-Custom Services
L. Razmerita and N. Bjrn-Andersen
A Multilevel Integration Approach for E-Finance Portals Development
J. Hu and N. Zhong

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Session 9C (IAT)

Distributed Problem Solving (IV) and Autonomous Knowledge and Information Agents (II)
Chair: Scott A. DeLoach

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 3

Regular Papers
Psychological Influence of Double-Bind Situations in Human-Agent Interaction
T. Nomura and N. Okuyama
Utilizing Concept Maps to Improve Human-Agent Collaboration
T. Hanratty, R. Hammell, J. Yen, and X. C. Fan
Design and Evaluation of a Multiagent Autonomic Information System
W. Oyenan and S. DeLoach
Norm emergence in agent societies formed by dynamically changing networks
B. T. R. Savarimuthu, S. Cranefield, M. Purvis, and M. Purvis

Short Papers
Integrating Electronic Institutions with 3D Virtual Worlds
I. Seidel and H. Berger

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Workshop (WI/IAT) WPRS 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 7

Applying Cross-Level Association Rule Mining to Cold-Start Recommendations
C. W. Leung, S. C. F. Chan, and K. F. L. Chung
Information Diffusion Approach to Cold-Start Problem
M. Ishikawa, P. Geczy, N. Izumi, T. Morita, and T. Yamaguchi
Content Based Reranking Scheme for Video Queries on the Web
A. Mallik, S. Chaudhury, A. Jain, M. Matela, and P. Poornachander
Ontological User Profiles for Representing Context in Web Search
A. Sieg, B. Mobasher, and R. Burke
Context Search
P. Navrat and T. Taraba
Utilizing Physical and Social Context to Improve Recommender Systems
W. Woerndl and G. Groh


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Workshop (WI/IAT) IWI 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 8

Profile Generation from TV Watching Behavior Using Sentiment Analysis
Y. Takama and Y. Muto
Discovering and Visualizing Network Communities
T. Murata and K. Takeichi
A Extraction Method of Overlapping Cluster based on Network Structure Analysis
M. Takaki, K. Tamura, Y. Mori, and H. Kitakami
User-Oriented Evaluation Methods for Interactive Web Search Interfaces
O. Hoeber and X. D. Yang
Web page analysis: Experiments Based on Discussion and Purchase Web Patterns
J. Kocibova, K. Klos, O. Lehecka, M. Kudelka, and V. Snasel
XML-based Markup Language for Web Information Integration in 3D Virtual Space
Y. Kitamura, Y. Shibata, K. Tokuda, K. Kobayashi, and N. Nagata

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Workshop (WI/IAT) WPRS 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 11:00--12:30
Venue: Salon 7

Affective Computation Driven Personalization Modeling in Game-Based Learning
C. N. Zhou
Personalized Web Search using Probabilistic Query Expansion
P. Palleti, H. Karnick, and P. Mitra
A Hybrid, Multi-Dimensional Recommender for Journal Articles in a Scientific Digital Library
A. Vellino and D. Zeber
User Modeling for Recommendation in Blogspace
K. M. Liu and W. Chen

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Workshop (WI/IAT) IWI 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 11:00--12:30
Venue: Salon 8

An Investigation of Index Formats for the Search of MathML Objects
Y. Hijikata, H. Hashimoto, and S. Nishida
Development of a Desktop Search System Using Correlation between User's Schedule and Data in a Computer
Y. Matsubara and I. Kobayashi
Investigating User Browsing Behavior
G. Velayathan and S. Yamada
Comparison of Learning Performance and Retrieval Performance for Support Vector Machines based Relevance Feedback Document Retrieval
T. Onoda, H. Murata, and S. Yamada

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Workshop (WI/IAT) RSS 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 13:30--15:45
Venue: Salon 2

Priority-based Message Scheduling for the Multi-agent System in Ubiquitous Environment
Y. S. Yoon, H. Ko, and H. Yong Youn
Incrementally Refined Acquaintance Model for Distributed Planning and Resource Allocation in Semi-Trusted Environments
M. Pechoucek, M. Rehak, and V. Marik
Reactive agent mechanisms for manufacturing process control
K. Hallenborg, A. Just, and Y. Demazeau
Prediction of Partners' Behaviors in Agent Negotiation under Open and Dynamic Environments
F. H. Ren and M. J. Zhang
A Preliminary Analysis of Computational Complexity of the Threshold Adjusting Mechanism in Multi-Issue Negotiations
K. Fujita and T. Ito
Towards Automated Design of Multi-party Rational Exchange
A. Alcaide, J. M. Estevez-Tapiador, J. C. Hernandez-Castro, and A. Ribagorda

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Workshop (WI/IAT) WPRS 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 13:30--15:45
Venue: Salon 7

Improving Recommendation Novelty Based on Topic Taxonomy
L. T. Weng, Y. Xu, Y. Li, and R. Nayak
Similarity-based Fuzzy clustering for user profiling
G. Castellano, A. M. Fanelli, C. Mencar, and M. A. Torsello
Research on the Recommending Method used in C2C Online Trading
G. Y. Cheng
The Research of the Personalization Recommendation Model Based on the Behavior of Users Retrieval and Browse
X. P. Peng and Z. D. Niu
A Design of Client Side Information Management Method for Web Services Collaboration
H. Hotta, N. Takashi, and M. Hagiwara
Equilibrium Analysis based Pricing Mechanism in a MultiAgent based Supply-Chain System
K. Ke, Y. Jin, and H. Z. Zhang

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Workshop (WI/IAT) IWI 2007

Time: Friday, November 2, 2007 13:30--15:45
Venue: Salon 8

Discussion of the Interaction Concept focusing
D. Nussbaum, E. Ortner, S. Scheele, and J. Sternhuber
Document classification based on The Topic Evaluation and its usage in Data Compression
J. Martinovic and J. Dvorsky
Semiautomatic Extraction of Topic Maps from Web Pages using Clustering with Web Contents and Structure
M. Mase, S. Yamada, and K. Nitta
A Novel Web-oriented Writing Environment using Objects' Facts Acquired from the Web
N. Yoshinaga, K. Nakamura, and K. Torisawa

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BMWT 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 6

Designing and Executing Scientific Workflows with Taverna
Katy Wolstencroft
A Data Grid System oriented Biologic Data
J. Xie, J. Mei, and W. Zhang
Gene Name Service : No-nonsense Alias Resolution Service for Homo Sapiens Genes
K. T. Lin, C. H. Liu, J. J. Chiou, W. H. Tseng, K. L. Lin, and C. N. Hsu
Design and Enhance a Dynamic Healthcare Portal Site
Y. C. Weng, S. L. Hsieh, S. H. Hsieh, and F. Lai

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MASeB 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 7

m - commerce Secured Using Web - Enabled Mobile Biometric Agents
H. Q. Lu, F. Tournier, C. Chatwin, and R. Young
RBVO Formation Protocol
J. Vokrinek, J. Biba, J. Hodik, and J. Vybihal
Speeding Coordination by Combining Analytical and Inductive Learning
D. Milosevic and S. Albayrak
ASAPM An Agent-based Framework for Adaptive Management of Composite Service Lifecycle
M. B. Chhetri, I. Mueller, S. K. Goh, and R. Kowalczyk
Equilibria in Bundle-reducing Strategies for Combinatorial Auctions
F. Beltran

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ADMI 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon 8

Processing Inconsistency of Knowledge in Multi-agent Systems
Ngoc Thanh Nguyen
Agent-driven Data Mining for Finance
Chengqi Zhang
A Multi-agent And Multi-agent Optimal Path Planning Approach to Robotics Environment
Gireesh Kumar and SJK Jagadeesh Kumar
Boosting-based Distributed and Adaptive Security-Monitoring through Agent Collaboration
E. Jean, Y. Jiao, A. Hurson, and T. Potok

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SerComp & SWS Challenge 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon A

An approach to Discovery with miAamics and jABC
T. Margaria, C. Kubczak, C. Winkler, and B. Steffen
Semantic Service Discovery with DIANE Service Descriptions
U. Kster and B. Knig-Ries
Semantic Mediation between Business Partners - A SWS-Challenge Solution using DIANE Service Descriptions
U. Kster and B. Knig-Ries
Towards Constraint-Based Composition With Incomplete Service Descriptions
M. Moran, T. Vitvar, and M. Zaremba

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CISW 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon B

Tag Meaning Disambiguation through Analysis of Tripartite Structure of Folksonomies
C. M. A. Yeung, N. Gibbins, and N. Shadbolt
Survey of tools for collaborative knowledge construction and sharing
G. Correndo and H. Alani
A Method for Integration of Knowledge Using Fuzzy Structure
N. T. Nguyen
Alignment-based Preprocessing of Personal Ontologies on Semantic Social Network
J. J. Jung and H. G. Kim

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SMA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Salon C

Classification and Ontology Maintenance in Agent-based Knowledge Management Frameworks: A Prototypical Approach
C. Falge, R. Cobos, and G. Groh
Redefining Social Network Services: A Solution to Personal Information and Knowledge Management
T. T. Jiang and D. Q. He
Navigation Efficiency of Social Bookmarking Service
T. Ishikawa, P. Klaisubun, and M. Honma
A New Method for Identifying Detected Communities Based on Graph Substructure
S. Kameyama, M. Uchida, and S. Shirayama
Distributional Similarity Model for Multi-Modality Clustering in Social Media
D. C. M. Sze, T. C. Fu, K. F. L. Chung, and R. W. P. Luk
Online discussion particicpation prediction using Non-Negative Matrix Factorization
Y. H. Fung, C. H. LI, and W. K CHEUNG

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WImBI 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Mt. Veeder

Linguistic Forms as Markers of Automatic Entailments in a Problem Solving Task
S. Bgoin-Augereau and J. Caron-Pargue
Exploring Social Behaviour of Honey Bees Searching on the Web
P. Navrat, L. Jastrzembska, T. Jelinek, A. B. Ezzeddine, and V. Rozinajova
Dynamic hybrid type mining for Intelligent e-Government
H. Hoshino and N. Zhong
Complex knowledge system modeling based on Hierarchical Fuzzy Petri Net
H. J. Pan and J. G. Sun
An Improved Discrete Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for TSP
C. S. Zhang, J. G. Sun, Y. Wang, and Q. Y. Yang

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CHAA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: Carneros

WELCOME BY CHAIR
Modeling Users Commands Using Ontologies
Laurent Mazuel and Nicolas Sabouret
Aiding Human Reliance Decision Making Using Computational Models of Trust
Peter-Paul van Maanen, Tomas Klos, and Kees van Dongen
Supporting Multiple User Types with a Multimodal Dialog Agent
Michael Groble and Will Thompson

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P2PAA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 08:30-10:30
Venue: ALEXANDER VALLEY

<m, d >-Multicast Overlay Network
K. Ragab
On the Relationship between Caching and Routing in DHTs
M. Sanchez-Artigas, P. Garcia-Lopez, and A. Skarmeta
Resource-Aware Update Policy for Highly Dynamic P2P Networks
D. Milosevic, J. Kunegis, and S. Albayrak
A Web Searching Guide: Internet Search Engines & Autonomous Interface Agents Collaboration
A. AlNazer and T. Helmy
A Multi-Agent Neural Network Approach to Arabic Speech Recognition
R. A. Alez and M. Taha

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MASeB 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Salon 7

Network Effect in Complex Market Structures
M. Uchida and S. Shirayama
Introducing Collaborative Filtering into an Agent-Based Travel Support System
M. Kruszyk, M. Ganzha, M. Gawinecki, and M. Paprzycki
Resource Management in an Agent-based Virtual Organization --- Introducing a Task Into the System
M. Szymczak, G. Frackowiak, M. Ganzha, M. Gawinecki, and M. Paprzycki
Introducing Declarative Representation of Negotiation Mechanisms in an Agent-Based Negotiation Service
C. Badica

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ADMI 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Salon 8

Multi-Strategy Integration for Actionable Trading Agents
L. B. Cao
Detecting Turning Points of Trading Price and Return Volatility for Market Surveillance Agents
Y. M. Ou, L. B. Cao, T. Yu, and C. Q. Zhang
Efficient E-Commerce Agent Design Based on Clustering eBay Data
D. Kehagias and P. Mitkas
Training intelligent agents in the semantic web era: The golf advisor agent
I. Athanasiadis

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SerComp & SWS Challenge 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Salon A

WebML and Glue: an integrated discovery approach for the SWS Challeng
F. M. Facca, M. Brambilla, S. Ceri, C. Tziviskou, I. Celino, D. Cerizza, E. D. Valle, and A. Turati
Service-oriented Mediation with jETI/jABC: Verification and Export
C. Kubczak, T. Margaria, B. Steffen, and S. Naujokat

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WSIPT 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Salon B

An Improvement of Coleman Model of Trust: Using FNHMS to Manage Reputation in Multi-Agent Systems
G.. Q. Xu, Z. Y. Feng, G. Wang, and H. B. Wu
Access Control System For Grid Security Infrastructure
M. P. Oo
Learn To Detect Phishing Scams Using Learning and Ensemble Methods
A. Saberi, M. Vahidi, J. Azimi, and B. M.Bidgoli

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SMA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Salon C

Action Science Approach to Experimenting Nonprofit Web 2.0 Services for Employment of Individuals with Mental Impairments
Y. J. Chang and T. Y. Wang
Topic Detection in Online Discussion using Non-Negative Matrix Factorization
Z. L. Wu and C. H. LI

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WImBI 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Mt. Veeder

The Time Course and Source Localization of Human Inductive Strength Judgment: An ERP Study
P. P. Liang, N. Zhong, S. F. Lu, Y. Y. Yao, and J. Liu
Brain Activation Detection by Neighborhood One-class SVM
J. Yang, N. Zhong, P. P. Liang, J. Wang, Y. Y. Yao, and S. F. Lu
Web-based Document Classification Using A Trie-based Index Structure
J. Park, J. Park, and J. Choi
Web Document Clustering By Using Automatic Keyphrase Extraction
J. Han, T. Kim, and J. Choi

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CHAA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: Carneros

Towards Programming Multimodal Dialogues
Nieske Vergunst, Bas Steunebrink, Mehdi Dastani, Frank Dignum, and John-Jules Meyer
Conversation-Based Natural Language Interface to Relational Databases
Majdi Owda, Zuhair Bandar, and Keeley Crockett
LonelyDog@Home
Fang Hu, Danny Silver, and Andre Trudel

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P2PAA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 11:00-12:30
Venue: ALEXANDER VALLEY

Arabic Language Understanding Agent Based on Hidden Markov Model (HMM)
R. A. Alez and M. Taha

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ADMI 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon 8

Automated P2P Learning in Agent-based Classification
V. Gorodetsky
Searching for Collaborators
J. Porter and S. Sen
Emergence of Norms with Biased Interactions in Heterogeneous Agent Societies
P. Mukherjee and S. Sen
The Data Preprocessing of Behavior Pattern Discovering in Collaboration Environment
J. L. Song, T. J. Luo, S.Chen, and F. Gao
Automatic Discovery of URL Pairing Patterns for Bitext Mining from the Web
C. Kit and Y. H. Ng
Mining Translations of Chinese Name from Web Corpora by Using Query Expansion Technique and Support Vector Machine
K.-H. Yang, W.-D. Chen, H.-M. Lee and J.-M. Ho

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WSIPT 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Salon B

A Data Safety Transmission Solution in Web Application
B. Wu, K. F. Zheng, and Y. X. Yang
Security Mechanism Research of EMV2000
Ming-hui Liu, Yang Xin, Yi-xian Yang, and Xin-xin Niu
ID-Based Multi-Proxy Sequential Signature System from Bilinear Pairing
G.-S. Xu, Y.-X. Yang, L.-Z. Gu, and X.-X. Niu

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WImBI 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Mt. Veeder

The Whole Brain Approach to the Web
I. Drugus

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CHAA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 13:30-15:45
Venue: Carneros

We Ought to Investigate Dyadic Prospects
Joshua N. Pritikin
Socializing Pedagogical Agents for Personalization in Virtual Learning Environments
Maryam Ashoori, Chunyan Miao, and Yundong Cai
Cognitive Simulation of Criminal Behaviour in Banking Frauds
Mauricio Paletta and Pilar Herrero
Gaze Patterns during Face-to-Face Interaction
Stephan Raidt, Gérard Bailly, and Frédéric Elisei

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CHAA 2007

Time: Monday, November 5, 2007 16:15-18:15
Venue: Carneros

Designing a Human-Computer Dialog System for Medical Information Search
Alain Loisel, Nathalie Chaignaud, and Jean-Philippe Kotowicz
Web Mining in the EVA Intelligent Agent Architecture
Philippe Millet and Jean-Claude Heudin
CONCLUSION

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Remarks

1. Heading of each table in above lists

Paper Title
Author(s)
 

2. The items listed in each category are sorted in presentation order

3. Time allocation for the presentation:
− Each regular paper is allocated 20 minutes
− Each short paper is allocated 10 minutes



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