Saturday, May 19, 2018

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, Florida


Theme: Data Science for ALL


Tentative Schedule

8:00-8:30   AM

Check in and Pick up registration packages

8:30-8:40   AM

Reception by Mathematical Sciences and College of Science

8:40-8:55  AM

Group Picture

8:55-9:00   AM

Welcome by Main Organizer

9:00-10:00   AM

Keynote Speaker: Professor Yongtao Guan, University of Miami

Title: A New Clustered Temporal Point Process Model with Application to Social Media Data

10:00-10:30   AM

Invited Speaker: Professor Kandethody M. Ramachandran, University of South Florida

 Title: An Intrusion Detection and Response Model for Cyber Security

10:30-10:40 AM

Coffee Break

10:40-11:20   AM

Invited Speaker: Professor Xiangrong Yin, University of Kentucky

Title: Pseudo estimation and variable selection in regression

11:20-11:50 PM

Invited Talk: Dr. Brian Macdonald, Director in Data Science and Research, Florida Panthers

Title: Data Science Projects in the Florida Panthers Hockey Organization

11:50-1:20 PM


1:20-1:50 PM

Invited Speaker: Professor Ying Liu, Florida Atlantic University

 Title: A Longitudinal Analysis of the College Transfer Pathway

1:50-2:20 PM

Invited Speaker: Professor Sneh Gulati, Florida International University

 Title: Using Record-Breaking Data to Analyze Hurricane Occurrence in the Atlantic

2:20-2:50 PM

Invited Speaker: Professor Ming Ji, University of South Florida

 Title: Deep Learning and Its Applications

2:50-3:00 PM

Coffee Break

3:00-3:30 PM

Invited Speaker: Andrew Lee, SurfBigData

Title: Big Data Applications and Enterprise Performance Improvement

 3:30-4:00 PM

Invited Speaker: Durga Kutal, Florida Atlantic University

 Title: A Non-mixture Cure Model for Right Censored Data with Frechet Distribution 

4:00-4:30 PM

Circles of Discussions and Communications