Category Archives: Conferences

KDD 2017 Conference – Part 1

  Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference 2017 One of the few top venues that bring together to researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, and big data is the SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (known as KDD). Last month, I had the pleasure to attend the 23rd edition of this… Read More »

ICOSSAR 2017

12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability Several members of the combined CORE lab at OU attended the 12th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability (ICOSSAR 2017) at the Technische Universität Wien in Vienna, Austria during the summer. The CORE lab had a combined 5 presentations during the conference! Presentations On Tuesday, August 8, Naiyu… Read More »

KDD Scholarship 2016, San Francisco, CA

Congratulations Alexander: KDD Scholarship! Congratulations to Alexander Rodriguez for his recent KDD scholarship award.  The award is for the 22nd ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining in San Francisco, CA.   Alexander, who joined the Analytics Lab in the first of June 2016, won the scholarship through Broadening Participation in Data Mining (BPDM).  The BPDM workshop will be co-located… Read More »

Summer 2016 updates!

Summer 2016 is here! The last of the ISE/DSA 5113 finals has been taken, all pencils are down, and students are heading out for new adventures. Cyril Beyney has just accepted an offer to become the lead data scientist for Nerd Kingdom and is moving to Dallas, TX! Weili Zhang is headed up to Pittsburg for a… Read More »

Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference 2016

Two abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the 2016 Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference to be held at Vanderbilt University May 22-25, 2016 in Nashville. This work is a collaborative effort of Weili Zhang, Naiyu Wang, and Charles Nicholson. Resilience-Based Risk Mitigation and Recovery for Highway Transportation Networks The resilience of robust, large-scale, interdependent civil… Read More »

Community Resilience Semi-Annual Meeting

Semi-Annual Meeting of the Center for Risk-Based Community Resilience Planning: A NIST-funded Center of Excellent The Center for Risk-Based Community Resilience Planning (a NIST-funded Center of Excellence) is holding its semi-annual all-center meeting in Gaithersburg, MD on November 5-6 2015. The Center Team is composed of more than 90 individuals, including researchers, programmers/developers, NIST collaborators,… Read More »

INFORMS Annual Meeting 2015

Operations research and analytics conference Prof. Charles Nicholson and Weili Zhang will be attending the 2015 INFORMS Annual Meeting in Philadelphia November 1-4 . This conference is one of the top opportunities to connect with leading researchers and practitioners in the field of operations research (OR), management sciences (MS), and analytics. Approximately 5,000 attendees comprised… Read More »