PROGRAM


Monday - September 18th, 2017


9:30am OPENING

Welcome to the First Edition of the International Summer School of the PhD School of the University of Milano-Bicocca


Maria Cristina Messa

Rector of the University of Milano-Bicocca

Giovanna Iannantuoni

President of the PhD School of the University of Milano-Bicocca

 

10:15am Structure of the School and Program Presentation

Stefania Bandini

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication - University of Milano-Bicocca

 

10:30am Coffee break


SESSION 1: THE BIG-DATA REVOLUTION  


Chair: Mario Mezzanzanica

Department of Statistics and Quantitative Methods - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

11:30am The Future of AI and Big-Data for Business: eXplainable and Versatile

Daniele Magazzeni

King’s College London (UK)


1:00pm Lunch  break


2:00pm Data from the market for the market: consumers, companies, and decision-makers. The case of the Veneto banks.

Carlo Biasior

Center for Research and Protection of Consumers, Trento (Italy)

 

3:30pm Coffee  break


4:00pm Possibilities and issues of collective intelligence - Needs of Big Data governance

Hiroko Kudo

Chuo University, Tokyo (Japan)

 

5:30pm Working groups


 Tuesday - September 19th, 2017


SESSION 2: BIG DATA AND DATA ANALYTICS


Chair: Mario Mezzanzanica

Department of Statistics and Quantitative Methods - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

9:00am Big Data Architecture Evolution

Antonio Picariello

University of Naples “Federico II” & CINI ITEM National Lab (Italy)

  

10:30am Coffee break

 

11:00am Introduction to Machine Learning and Applications

Mirko Cesarini

University of Milan-Bicocca (Italy)


12:30pm Lunch  break


2:00pm An overview on NoSQL data stores

Fabio Mercorio

University of Milan-Bicocca (Italy)

 

3:30pm Coffee  break


4:00pm Graph-databases at a glance (Lab)

Fabio Mercorio

University of Milan-Bicocca (Italy)



Wednesday - September 20th, 2017


SESSION 3: FROM DATA ANALYTICS TOWARDS DATA SEMANTICS


Chair: Stefania Bandini

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

9:00am Deep learning in natural language processing

Enza Messina

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

10:30am Coffee break

 

11:00am Recognition and description of visual data

Raimondo Schettini

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)


12:30pm Lunch  break


2:00pm Data semantics for data analytics

Matteo Palmonari

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

3:30pm Coffee  break


4:00pm How multilingual is the Internet?

Florian Coulmas

IN-EAST Institute of East Asian Studies - University if Duisburg Essen (Germany)


5:30pm PUBLIC EVENT (CITY OF COMO)


Thursday - September 21st, 2017


SESSION 4: BIG-DATA and ECONOMICS

 

Chair: Matteo Manera

Department of Economics, Management and Statistics – University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

9:00am From the Economics of Data to Data-driven Economics

Massimiliano Nuccio

DESPINA - Big Data Lab, University of Torino (Italy)

 

10:30am Coffee break

 

11:00am Supervised and Unsupervised Tools in Data Science for Economics

Massimiliano Nuccio

DESPINA - Big Data Lab, University of Torino (Italy)

 

12:30pm Lunch  break

 

2:00pm Unsupervised algorithms for text mining: the topic modeling

Marco Guerzoni

Department of Economics and Statistics “Cognetti de Martiis”, University of Torino (Italy)

 

3:30pm Coffee  break

 

4:00pm Supervised techniques for consumer choices

Marco Guerzoni

Department of Economics and Statistics “Cognetti de Martiis”, University of Torino (Italy)


5:30pm Working groups


Friday - September 22nd, 2017

 

SESSION 5: COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE: FROM CROWDS TO COMMUNITIES


Chair: Katsuhiro Nishinari

Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology – The University of Tokyo (Japan)

 

9:00am Collective, big and resilient: from crowds to communities

Stefania Bandini 

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication, University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)


10:00am Crowdsourcing and Innovation: Key Issues and Reseach Paths

Gianluigi Viscusi

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), College Of Management (CDM), Chair of Corporate Strategy and Innovation (CSI), Lausanne (Switzerland)

 

11:00am Coffee break

 

11:30am Building collective knowledge from the knowledge of the collective. Simple methods for complex decisions.

Federico Cabitza

Department of Computer Science, Systems and Communication - University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy)

 

12:30pm Lunch  break


2:30pm Students presentations and evaluation


3:30pm Coffee  break


4:00pm Students presentations and evaluation


17:30pm Closure