Stefan Räbiger is the recipient of the award "Studentischer Forschungspreis 2015" for the paper "A Framework for Validating the Merit of Properties that Predict the Influence of a Twitter User", which was co-written by Prof. Myra Spiliopoulou. It was awarded by the faculty of Computer Science of the Otto-von-Guericke University. The paper is based on his master's thesis which was also supervised by Prof. Spiliopoulou.
The KMD group is happy to announce that the paper "How to Select Information That Matters: A Comparative Study on Active Learning Strategies for Classification" by Christian Beyer, Georg Krempl and Vincent Lemaire has won the Best Paper Award at this year's iKnow (15th International Conference on Knowledge Technologies and Data-Driven Business 2015, Graz, Austria).
The introductory presentations for DKE students will be held on 15. October 2015 at 1:30 PM, G 29-301
The KMD Lab is present with two papers at ECML PKDD 2015 in Porto, Portugal. The papers are joint works with colleagues from Germany/abroad.
On Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015:
"Ageing-based Multinomial Naive Bayes Classifiers over Opinionated Data Streams" by Sebastian Wagner, Max Zimmermann, Ntoutsi Eirini, Myra Spiliopoulou
On Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015:
"Optimised Probabilistic Active Learning (OPAL) For Fast, Non-Myopic, Cost-Sensitive Active Classification by Georg Krempl, Daniel Kottke, Vincent Lemaire
Myra Spiliopoulou also organizes the ECML PKDD Demo Track 2015, together with Francesco Bonchi and Jaime Cardoso. The demo spotlight session is on Tuesday, Sept. 8, and the demo presentations are on Tuesday evening and on Thursday evening.