EKAW 2006 - 15th International Conference on
Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management
Managing Knowledge in a World of Networks

2nd-6th October 2006 - Podebrady (near Prague), Czech Republic

Invited Speakers

University of Washington, USA
TENTATIVE TITLE: Learning, Logic, and Probability: A Unified View

BIO: Pedro Domingos is Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington. His research interests are in artificial intelligence, machine learning and data mining. He received a PhD in Information and Computer Science from the University of California at Irvine, and is the author or co-author of over 100 technical publications. He is a member of the advisory board of JAIR, a member of the editorial board of the Machine Learning journal, and a co-founder of the International Machine Learning Society. He was program co-chair of KDD-2003, and has served on numerous program committees. He has received several awards, including a Sloan Fellowship, an NSF CAREER Award, a Fulbright Scholarship, an IBM Faculty Award, and best paper awards at KDD-98, KDD-99 and PKDD-2005.

University of Manchester, UK
TENTATIVE TITLE: Whose knowledge? Whose questions? Whose answers? Conflicting Preconceptions for Knowledge Intensive Systems

Andrzej NOWAK
Warsaw University, Poland
Information and influence in social networks
see abstract

last updated on July 21st, 2006, Jan Nemrava