AI 2011: 24th Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence


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Pre-Conference Workshops (AIH 2011 and AOW 2011) Program

Date: 5 Dec 2011

Venue: Murdoch University, ECL Lecture Theatre 2 and ECL Lecture Theatre 3

AIH 2011

AOW 2011

Registration Desk Opening Hours: (Note: we cannot accept onsite registration)

5 Dec 2011: 8:30am to 10am


The First Australian Workshop on Artificial Intelligence in Health (AIH 2011)


Venue: ECL Lecture Theatre 2  at Murdoch University


8:30 am – 9:00 am


Registration and Welcome


9:00 am – 10:00 am

Session 1                                                                                                Chair : Sankalp Khanna

Keynote Address

Using Artificial Intelligence to transform the management of Chronic Disease

Professor Michael Georgeff

Monash University / Precedence Health Care

10:00 am – 10:30 am


Morning Tea


10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Session 2                                                                                                    Chair : Paul Compton

A Simple Causal Model For Glucose Metabolism In Diabetes Patients.

Kinzang Chhogyal, Abhaya Nayak, Rolf Schwitter and Abdul Sattar

Towards Semantic Search And Inference In Electronic Medical Records: An Approach Using Concept-Based Information Retrieval.

Bevan Koopman, Peter Bruza, Laurianne Sitbon and Michael Lawley

A Predictive Model To Estimate The Risk Of Diabetic Retinopathy Through Haemoglobin A1c Levels.

Farid Shirvani, Mohsen Sangi, Khin Win and John Fulcher

Representation Of Assertions In Clinical Free Text Using SNOMED CT.

Kimi Sun, Anthony Nguyen, Laurianne Sitbon and Shlomo Geva

Creation Of A Corpus For Evidence Based Summarisation.

Diego Molla and Maria Elena Santiago-Martinez

Retinal Image Registration And Comparison For Clinical Decision Support.

Di Xiao, Janardhan Vignarajan, Jane Lock, Mei-Ling Tay-Kearney And Yogi Kanagasingam

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm


LUNCH (and Poster Session)


1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Session 3                                                                                                   Chair : Abhaya Nayak

Dataset-Based Validation In MCRDR.

Tristan Ling, Byeong Kang, Justin Walls and David Johns

Automated Medical Literature Retrieval.

Alexander Krumpholz, David Hawking, Richard Jones, Tom Gedeon and Hugh Greville

An ICT Based Home-Care Model To Support Chronic Disease Management.

Marlien Varnfield, Ding Hang and Mohanraj Karunanithi

Application Of Case-Based Reasoning For Chronic Disease Management Using Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record.

Amol Wagholikar, Maggie Fung and Colleen Nelson

Extractive Summarisation Of Medical Documents Using Domain Knowledge And Corpus Statistics.

Abeed Sarker, Diego Molla and Cecile Paris

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm


Afternoon Tea


3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Session 4                                                                                                       Chair : Abdul Sattar

Keynote Address

Knowledge Acquisition Issues in Interpreting Laboratory Data

Professor Paul Compton

University of New South Wales / Pacific Knowledge Systems Pty Ltd

Panel Discussion

AI for eHealth : 2012 and Beyond

Panelists : Professor Michael Georgeff, Professor Paul Compton,

                   Professor  Abdul Sattar, Professor Yogesan Kanagasingam

5:30 pm


Workshop Close


7:00 pm onwards


Workshop Dinner : details to be announced


7th Australasian Ontology Workshop AOW 2011

Murdoch University South St Campus, Perth, Western Australia

Economics, Commerce and Law (ECL) Lecture Theatre 3

5th December 2011

8:30       Registration

8:55        Welcome

9:00       Johann Bergh, Aurona Gerber, Tommie Meyer,  Lynette van Zij,

 Path analysis for ontology comprehension

9:40        Sudath Heiyanthuduwage,  Rolf Schwitter, Mehmet A. Orgun,

Towards Ontology-driven E-Learning Information Systems

10:00    Morning Tea

10:30    Suwan Tongphu,  Boontawee Suntisrivaraporn,  

Ontology-Based Object Recognition

11:10     Andreas A. Jordan, Wolfgang Mayer, Georg Grossmann, Markus Stumptner,

 A pattern-based approach to ontology-supported semantic data integration

11:30     Hasti Ziaimatin, Tudor Groza, Jane Hunter,

 Expertise Modelling in Community-driven Knowledge Curation Platforms

12:10    Agnieszka Dardzinska-Glebocka,

Query Answering System in Ontology Based Distributed Incomplete Knowledge Systems

12:30     Lunch

1:30       Poster Session (Posters TBA)

2:30        Tutorial: David Ratcliffe, Kerry Taylor, Armin Haller, Tudor Groza,

Linking Open Data: A Tutorial

3:00        Afternoon Tea

3:30        Linking Open Data Tutorial (continued)

5:00       Close