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Special Sessions

All special sessions are open to attendees of all conferences held at WORLDCOMP'12.

The following special session is approved and will be hosted by DMIN'12:

Real-World Data Mining Applications, Challenges, and Perspectives


Special Session on Real-World Data Mining Applications, Challenges, and Perspectives

Call for Papers (Special Session)

Organizer: Dr. Mahmoud Abou-Nasr, Ford Motor Company - Research and Innovation Center, mabounas@ford.com

The past decade has witnessed a vast growth of the amount of data produced and the proliferation of specialized databases in a wide range of business, industrial, medical and scientific applications. Data mining is becoming an increasingly important tool in the process of knowledge discovery and the transformation of data into valuable information. The objective of this special session is to provide a forum for the data mining researchers and industrial practitioners to discuss data mining applications, issues, and the challenges that arise when addressing real-world problems.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Enterprise knowledge management/knowledge discovery

  • Corporate planning

  • Direct marketing

  • Credit scoring

  • Forecasting

  • Automotive applications

  • Medical decision making, diagnostics

  • Bioinformatics

  • Text and image recognition

Challenges to be addressed include but are not limited to:

  • Highly skewed data sets

  • Massive and high dimensional data sets

  • Non-stationary data

  • Unknown misclassification costs

  • Missing and noisy data

  • Business process issues

This special session of DMINí12 will cover all aspects of data mining applications. The special session will be held during the DMIN conference, July 16-19, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. All papers should be submitted using the standard procedures for DMIN papers. For your submission of the draft paper, please select the Track 'DMA - Special Session on Data Mining Applications, Challenges, and Perspectives'.

Any questions should be directed to the special session organizer or to one of the DMIN conference organizers.

Download Download CfP Special Session on Real World Data Mining Applications (pdf)







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Important Dates

DMIN'12 Call for Papers [download pdf]
31 January 2012
Deadline for proposals to  organize/chair sessions/workshops [details]
12 March 2012
12 April 2012 (extended!)
Submission of draft papers
12 April 2012 (approx.)
26 April 2012 (approx., +possibly  7 days; extended)
Notification of acceptance
26 April 2012
25 May 2012 (extended)
Camera-Ready conference papers & registration & copyright/consent due
16-19 July 2012
2012 International Conference on Data Mining (DMIN'12) & joint conferences of WORLDCOMP'12


Robert Stahlbock
General Conference Chair

E-mail: conference-chair@dmin-2012.com

Robert Stahlbock, Gary M. Weiss

Programme Co-Chairs

E-mail: programme-chair@dmin-2012.com


Gary M. Weiss

Special Session Chair

E-Mail: special-session-chair@dmin--2012.com


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