Conference Workshops

June 4, 2013
7:00am - 5:30pmRegistration
7:00am - 8:30amBreakfast - Room: Leonesa II
 Signature Discovery Workshop
Room: Leonesa III
Evaluating Cybersecurity Visualizations
Room: Discovery
Social Media Analytics
Room: Discovery
8:15am - 8:30am   Welcome/Introduction  
8:30am - 8:45am   Keynote Speaker: Pak Chung Wong, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  
8:45am - 9:00am Welcome  
9:00am - 9:15am Presenter: Nathan Baker
Topic: Signature discovery methodology
9:15am - 9:45am Reflecting on Visualization for Cyber Security, Sophie Engle and Carrie Gates, CA Labs and University of San Francisco  
9:45am - 10:15am Presenter: Alexander Venzin
Topic: An Investigation into Label Fusion on Sparse Data
Investigating the Efficacy of Network Visualizations for Intelligence Tasks, Christopher Berardi, Erin Solovey, and Mary Cummings, Human Automation Lab, MIT  
10:15am - 10:30am Presenter: Emilie Hogan
Topic: Graph Analytics for Signature Discovery
10:30am - 10:45am Capturing Human Cognition in Cybersecurity Simulations with NETS, Nick Giacobe, Vincent Mancuso, Dev Minotra  
10:45am - 11:00am Presenter: Shan Suthaharan
Topic: Lame Curve-based signature discovery learning technique for network traffic classification
11:00am - 11:15am Visualization Techniques for Efficient Malware Detection, John Donahue and Anand Paturi, Computation Analysis and Network Enterprise Solutions  
11:15am - 11:30am Presenter: Arun Sathanur
Topic: Capturing Signatures of Anomalous Behavior in Online Social Networks
11:30am - 11:45am Information Visualization Metrics and Methods for Cybersecurity Evaluation, John Langton and Alex Baker, VisiTrend  
11:45am - 12:00pm Lunch
Room: Leonesa II
12:00pm - 12:30pm Christopher Alexander's Fifteen Properties: Towards Developing Evaluating Metrics for Security Visualizations, Ziyad Alshaih, Abdulrahman Alarifi, Mansour Alsaleh, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology  
12:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch
Room: Leonesa II
1:00pm - 1:15pm Presenter: Elena Peterson
Topic: A Generalized Bio-inspired Method for Discovering Sequence-based Signatures
1:15pm - 1:30pm   Welcome / Opening Remarks
1:30pm - 2:00pm Presenter: Kay Yee Yeung
Topic: Signature Discovery for Personalized Medicine
  Invited Speaker: Bhavani Thuraisingham, University of Texas at Dallas
Topic: TBA
2:00pm - 2:30pm Presenter: Zoe Gastelum
Topic: The Lifecycle of Bayesian Network Models Developed for Multi-Source Signature Assessment of Nuclear Programs
  Invited Speaker: Anne Kao, Boeing
Topic: Challenges in Analyzing Social Media Data
2:30pm - 3:00pm Presenter: Landon Sego
Topic: Assessing the Quality of Bioforensic Signatures
  Invited Speaker: Alan Ritter, University of Washington
Topic: Extracting Knowledge from Informal Text
3:00pm - 3:15pm Presenter: Yarden Livnat
Topic: The CommonGround Visual Paradigm for Biosurveillance
  Speaker: Jie Wang, Xuwei Liang and Shiaofen Fang
Topic: Discovering the Rating Pattern of Online Reviewers through Data Coclustering
3:15pm - 3:30pm   Break
3:30pm - 3:50pm Panel Discussion   Speaker: Arun V. Sathanur, Vikram Jandhyala and Chuanjia Xing
Topic: PHYSENSE: Scalable Sociological Interaction Models for Influence Estimation on Online Social Networks
3:50pm - 4:00pm   Speaker: Ansheng Ge, Wenji Mao, Daniel Zeng and Lei Wang
Topic: Action Knowledge Extraction from Web Text
4:00pm - 4:30pm     Invited Speaker: Daniel Zeng, Chinese Academy of Sciences & University of Arizona
Topic: Social Computing: Recent Progress and Future Trends
4:30pm - 5:30pm     Panel Discussion