GIRAFFE.LU

Research Interests

  • :Artificial Intelligence in general
  • :Natural Language Processing and Understanding
  • :Machine Learning and Applications
  • :Cognitive Intelligence
  • :Data Science
 

Conference Organization

 

Workshops and Tutorials

  • :Minds and Machines: Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence, and Education. With Prof Constantin Rothkopf (TU Darmstadt), Prof Paul Schrater (U Minnesota), Prof Pedro Cardosos (UL), Dr Dominic Mussack, Dr Siwen Guo, Prof Christoph Schommer. 10-14 February 2020.
  • :Philosophy of Mind: Mice, Men, and Machines. Antonio Bikic, Adriano Mannino (both LMU Munich). 2-6 March 2020. Programme see here (Local Organisation: C. Schommer)
  • :European Language Resource Coordination Workshop (ELRC 2016). June 14, 2016.
  • : Winter School: "Ethics of Autonomous Vehicles" by Adriano Mannino and Antonio Bikic. see here the programme. Local Organisation: C. Schommer.
  • :International Workshop "Exploring Old Maps" (EOM 2016; co-located with DH BeNeLux). June 8, 2016. See Proceedings.
  • :International Workshop "Exploring Old Maps" (EOM 2015). September 2015.
  • :C. Schommer: IBM Intelligent Miner for Data. Tutorial; University of Potsdam, Dept. of Computer Science, May 30, 2002.
  • :C. Schommer: Application of Data Mining in Medicine, AIME 2001, Tutorial; European Society for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Cascais, Portugal, 2001.
  • :S. Bayerl, C. Schommer: Mining in eCommerce Systems, Tutorial; 12th Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE), 2000, Stockholm, Sweden.
 

Projects

  • :DeepHouse: Deep Mining for a COVID19 Data Warehouse. Role: PI.
  • :PSP Project accepted by FNR funding scheme (PSP): Machine Learning and Arts: The Smart Photo Booth (01 - 12/2021).
  • :DHH - Digital History and Hermeneutics (Doctoral Training Unit). Role: Member.
  • :STRIPS - A Semantic Search Toolbox for the Retrieve of Similar Patterns in Luxembourgish Documents. Role: co-PI
  • :Suffering and Pain, lead by Dr. Smadar Bustan, Psychophysiology and Neurophysiology Laboratory, University of Luxembourg. Role: Project members
  • :ESCAPE (2012-15; Efficiency, Spreading of Crisis and Algorithmic Policy Evolution. Role: co-PI, with Prof. Grammatikos, Luxembourg School of Finance.
  • :ADAM (2005-07): Adaptive Associative Memories). Role: PI.
  • :TRIAS (2005-08): Trust and Reliability in Agent Systems. Role: PI.
  • :ICC (2006-09): Inventing Communities of Communication. Role: PI.
  • :Evo-Business (2005-08): Evolutionary Computing and e-Business. Role: co-PI.
  • :Intra (2004-07): Intrusion Detection in Computer Networks). Role: co-PI.
 

Reviewer, Projects

  • :Dutch Research Council
  • :Authorisation à diriger la recherche (ADR), Luxembourg
 

Reviewer, Journals

  • :Leibnitz Association
  • :Elsevier Journal in Mathematics and Computers in Simulation (MATCOM)
  • :Elsevier Journal in Knowledge-Based Systems (KNOSYS)
  • :Elsevier Journal in Telematics and Informatics
  • :Springer Journal in Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery (DAMI)
  • :IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine
  • :IEEE Journal on Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • :World Scientific Publishing Co. Ltd, Singapore
  • :Springer Transactions on Computational Collective Intelligence
  • :Neural Processing Letters (Springer)
 

Conference Reviews

Humanitites
  • DHD 2021 - 8. Jahrestagung des Verbandes "Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum. Potsdam, Germany.
  • 42nd CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society 2019. 29 July - 1 August. Toronto, Canada.
  • DHD 2020 - 7. Tagung des Verbandes "Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum - Spielräume. Paderborn.
  • DH 2020 - Digital Humanities. Ottawa, Canada. 22-24 July 2020.
  • 41st CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society 2019. 24-27 July. Montréal, Canada.
  • DH 2019 - Digital Humanities. Utrecht, The Netherlands. 9-12 July 2019.
  • DHD 2019 - 6. Tagung des Verbandes "Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum.
  • 40th CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society 2018. 25-28 July. Madison, US.
  • Digital Humanities (DH) 2018, Mexico City. 26-29 June 2018.
  • 39th CogSci, London, UK; 26-29 July 2017.
  • Workshop "Exploring Old Maps" (EOM); Würzburg, 6-7 April 2017.
  • Digital Humanities 2017 Montreal, Canada, August 8 - 11, 2017.
  • DHD - Digital Humanities im Deutschsprachigen Raum 2017 Digitale Nachhaltigkeit, University of Bern, Switzerland. 13 - 18 February 2017.
  • 38th CogSci - Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Philadelphia, USA. August 10 -13.
  • 37th CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Mind, Technology, and Society. Pasadena, CA, USA. July 23-25.
  • European-Asia-Pacific Conference on Cognitive Science (EAPCogSci), Torino, Italy. September 25 – 27.
  • 36th CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Cognitive Science Meets Artificial Intelligence: Human and Artificial Agents in Interactive Contexts. Quebec, Canada.
  • 35th CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Berlin, Germany. July 31 – August 3.03: 12th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling. Ottawa, Canada. July 11 – 14.
  • 34th CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Sapporo, Japan. August 1 – August 4.
  • 25th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Workshop on Learning-based Biomedical Information Systems. Rome, Italy. June 20 - 22.
  • : 33rd CogSci - Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. Boston, MA, USA. July 20 – July 23.
 
Medicine
  • 30th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-based Medical Systems, 22 -24 June 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • 29th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Dublin, Ireland. June 20 – 24.
  • 28th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Sao Paulo, Brazil. June 22 – 25.
  • 26th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Porto, Portugal. June 20 – 22.
  • 24th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Workshop on Knowledge Discovery and Decision Systems in Biodemedicine. June 27 – 30.
  • 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Workshop on eHealth. Perth, Australia. October 12 -15.
  • 22nd IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Workshop on Data Mining. Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. August 2 – 5.
  • 21th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS). Workshop on Knowledge Discovery and Knowledge-based Techniques in Medicine. Jyväskylä, Finland. Juni 17 – 19.
 
Computer Science
  • BNACIC 2021 - see here
  • ACM SigCHI, 8-13 2021 May, Yokohama, Japan.
  • ACM SAC, Gwangju, Korea, 22 - 26 March 2021.
  • FAB - International Symposium on Foundations and Applications of Big Data Analytics. Vancouver, Canada, 27 - 30 August 2020.
  • ACM Workshop on NeuroEvolution at Work (NEWK) at GECCO 2020, Cancun, Mexico, 8-12 July 2020.
  • FCTA 2020 - 12th International Joint Conference on Computational Intelligence. 2-4 November 2020, Budapest, Hungary.
  • IJCAI-PRICAI 2020. 29th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the 17th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Yokohama, Japan 11-17 July 2020.
  • 6th International Conference on Machine Vision and Machine Learning, 13-15 August 2020, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • 6th International Conference on machine Learning, Optimization & Data science - An Interdisciplinary Conference: Deep Learning, Optimization and Big Data without Borders, Certosa di Pontignano (Siena) Tuscany, Italy July 19-22, 2020.
  • 16th International Conference on Natural Computation, Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (ICNC-FSKD 2020). 25-27 July 2020 in Xian, China.
  • ISMIS 2020 - 26th International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems. Graz, Austria. 20 - 22 May 2020.
  • 12th ICAART International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. 22-24 February 2019, La Valetta, Malta. 2019.
  • FAB - International Symposium on Foundations and Applications of Big Data Analytics. Vancouver, Canada, 27 - 30 August.
  • LOD 2019 - 5th International Conference on machine Learning, Optimization & Data science. September 10-13, 2019 – Certosa di Pontignano, Siena – Tuscany, Italy.
  • BIDMA 2019 - International Symposium on Big Data Management and Analytics. Calgary, Canada, 25-26 April 2019.
  • KI 2019. 42nd Edition of the German Artificial Intelligence. Kassel, Germany. 23-26 September 2019.
  • ECML-PKDD. 16-20 September 2019 in Würzburg, Germany.
  • AAMAS 2019 International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems. 13-17 May 2019. Montreal, Canada.
  • FCTA 2019 - 11th International Joint Conference on Computational Intelligence. 17-19 September 2019, Vienna, Austria.
  • 15th International Conference Beyond Databases Architectures and Structures (BDAS), Ustron, Poland. 28-31 May 2019.
  • 11th ICAART, International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. 19-21 February 2019, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • ISMIS 2018 24th International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems. 29-31 October 2018, Limassol, Cyprus.
  • GCAI-2018: 4th Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Luxembourg City, Luxembourg, 18-21 September 2018.
  • 7th Special Session on Parallel and Distributed Data Mining (PDDM 2018); 6–20 July 2018, Orléans, France.58: ECML-PKDD 2018. Dublin, Ireland, 10-14 September 2018.
  • FAB - International Symposium on Foundations and Applications of Big Data Analytics. Barcelona, Spain, 28-31 August 2018.
  • 31st IEEE Computer-based Medical Systems (CBMS) 2018. 18-21 June 2018, Karlstad, Sweden.
  • BIDMA: International Symposium on Big Data Management and Analytics. Calgary, Canada, April 24-25, 2018.
  • IEEE - 2018 Beyond Databases Architectures and Structures (BDAS) , Poznan, Poland 18 -- 20 September 2018.
  • 10th International Joint Conference on Computational Intelligence (IJCCI 2018), 18-20 September 2018, Sevilla, Spain.
  • 10th ICAART, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal; 16-18 January 2018.
  • IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2017). Sydney, Australia, 31 July - 03 August, 2017
  • ECML-PKDD, 18-22 September 2017, Skopje, Macedonia.
  • FAB 2017 1-3 Aug 2017. Sydney Australia.
  • CORIA 2017, 29-31 Mars 2017. Marseille, France.
  • 23rd International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems. June 26-29, 2017, Warsaw, Poland.
  • 13th International Conference Beyond Databases, Architectures and Structures, 30 May - 02 June 2017, Ustron (near Krakow), Poland.
  • ICAART - 9th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Porto, Portugal. 24-26 February 2017.45: ECAI - European Conference on Artificial Intelligence. The Hague, Netherlands. 29 August - 2 September 2016.
  • ECML/PKDD (Scientific Track). Riva del Garda, Italy. 19-23 September 2016.
  • BIDMA - International Symposium on Big Data Management and Analytics. Calgary, Canada. 25-26 April 2016.
  • FAB - International Symposium on Foundations and Applications of Big Data Analytics. UC Davis. 20-21 August 2016.
  • ICAART – 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Rome, Italy. 24-26 Feburary 2016.
  • IEEE ASONAM - International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining. Davis, CA, USA. 18-21 August 2016.
  • MOD - Second International Workshop on Machine Learning, Optimization and Big Data. Pisa. July 2016.
  • 12th International Conference on Natural Computation, Fuzzy Systems, and Knowledge Discovery (ICNC 2016), Changsha, China.
  • 13ième COnférence en Recherche d'Information et Applications. Toulouse, France. 8-11 Mars 2016.
  • 8th NCTA - International Conference on Neural Computation Theory and Applications. November 2016.
  • 24th IJCAI - International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 25-31 July 2015.
  • ECML/PKDD. Porto, Portugal. Scientific Track. 7-11 September 2015.
  • FAB 2015 - International Symposium on Foundations and Applications of Big Data Analytics. Paris, France. 27-28 August 2015.
  • CORIA – Conférence en Recherche d’Information et Applications. Paris, France. 18-20 March 2015.
  • ICAART – 7th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Lisbon, Portugal. 10-12 January 2015.
  • The EVOLVE International Conference – A bridge between probability, set-oriented numerics, and Evolutionary Computing. Iasi, Romania. 18-24 June 2015.
  • 7th NCTA - International Conference on Neural Computation Theory and Applications. Lisbon, Portugal. 12–14 November 2015.
  • 12th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD). Zhangjiajie, PR of China. 15-17 August 2015.
  • International Workshop on Machine learning, Optimization and big Data (MOD). Taormina, Sicilia, Italy. 21 - 24 July 2015.
  • ECML/PKDD. Nancy, France. 15–19 September 2014.
  • ICAART – 6th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Angers, France. 6-8 March 2014.
  • The EVOLVE International Conference – A bridge between probability, set-oriented numerics, and Evolutionary Computing. Beijing, China. 1-4 July 2014.
  • 6th NCTA - International Conference on Neural Computation Theory and Applications. Rome, Italy. 22-24 October 2014.
  • 11th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD). Xiamen, PR of China. 19–21 August 2014.
  • ECDA - European Conference on Data Analysis. Bremen, Germany. 1-4 July 2014.
  • IEEE 23rd International Symposium on Industrial Electronics (ISIE). Istanbul, Turkey. 1–4 June 2014.
  • ECML/PKDD. Prague, 23–27 September 2013.
  • ICAART – 5th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Barcelona, Spain. 15–18 February 2013.
  • 10th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD). Shenyang. 23–25 July 2013.
  • ICAS - 9th International Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems. Lisbon, Portugal. 24-29 March 2013.
  • The EVOLVE International Conference – A bridge between probability, set-oriented numerics, and Evolutionary Computing. Leiden, Belgium. 11–13 July 2012.
  • 5th NCTA - International Conference on Neural Computation Theory and Applications. Vilamoura, Portugal. 20-22 September 2012.
  • ICAART – 4th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Vilamoura, Portugal. 6-8 February 2011.
  • The EVOLVE International Conference – A bridge between probability, set-oriented numerics, and Evolutionary Computing. Mexico City, Mexico. 7-9 August 2011.
  • 4th NCTA - International Conference on Neural Computation Theory and Applications. Barcelona, Spain. 5–7 October 2011.
  • 9th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD). Chongquing, PR of China. 29–31 May 2011.
  • ECDA - European Conference on Data Analysis. Luxembourg, Luxembourg. 10-14 July 2011.
  • ICAART–3rd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. Rome, Italy. 28–30 January 2011.
  • The EVOLVE International Conference – A bridge between probability, set-oriented numerics, and Evolutionary Computing. Luxembourg, Luxembourg. 25–27 2010.
  • 3rd NCTA - International Conference on Neural Computation Theory and Applications. Paris, France. 24-26 October 2010.
  • 8th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD). Shanghai, PR of China. 26-28 July 2010.
  • IEEE Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA) - Special Track on Soft Computing. Hammamet, Tunesia. May 16 – 19.
  • 7th IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD). Yantai, PR of China. 10-12 August 2010.
  • BNAIC - Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Luxembourg, Luxembourg. 25-26 October 2010.
  • ICNC - International Conference on Neural Computation. Madeira, Portugal. 5-7 October