Program

Agenda (18-Jan-2017):

14:00 Opening Session: LaSIGE – From the past to the present
Luis Carriço (Director of LaSIGE)
14:20 LaSIGE Panel: Lessons learned and what to expect?
Alysson Bessani, Carlos Duarte, Francisco M. Couto, João Marques Silva
15:00 Keynote 1: Digital Civics
Patrick Olivier, OpenLab, Newcastle University
15:45 Poster Session** + Coffee Break
16:45 Keynote 2: NOVA LINCS and Software Systems Research in context
Luís Caires, NOVA-LINCS, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
17:30 Best Poster Presentations*
18:30 Award Ceremony + Closing
19:30 Social Dinner

*Best Poster Presentations:

  • 1st place – Cyberthreat Discovery in Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Using Deep Learning Techniques. Eunice Branco.
  • 2nd place – MATY: The life partner in dementia routines. Hugo Simão.

**Poster Session:

  • Security & Testing:
    • 15:45 – Detecting Vulnerabilities and Protecting Web Applications. Ibéria Medeiros.
    • 16:00 – Providing SIEMs with Open Source Intelligence and extended threat detection capabilities. Fernando Alves.
    • 16:15 – Integration of OSINT Data and Safe Storage in Clouds for SIEMs Systems. Adriano Serckumecka.
    • 16:30 – Service types for testing RESTful APIs. Fábio Ferreira.
  • Cloud & Network:
    • 15:45 – Chrysaor: Fine-Grained, Fault Tolerant Cloud-of-Clouds MapReduce. Pedro Costa.
    • 16:00 – (Literally) above the clouds: virtualizing the network over multiple clouds. Max Alaluna.
    • 16:15 – Heimdall: a Distributed update aware SDN Controller. Tulio Ribeiro.
  • Accessibility & Visualization:
    • 15:45 – A4TV: Implementing an accessible TV interaction for the blind. Daniel Costa.
    • 16:00 – A gamified-virtual-environment for neurocognitive rehabilitation among elderly with mild cognitive impairment. Filipa Brito.
    • 16:15 – PIQL – Persuasive Interfaces for Healthier Quality of Life. Diogo Silva.
    • 16:30 – Visualization of Spatio-Temporal Information for Personal Performance Analysis in Games. Pedro Vieira.
  • Mobile:
    • 15:45 – Mobile app for intelligent use of home air conditioners. Gonçalo Reis.
    • 16:00 – State Sharing for Distributed Mobile Applications. Diogo Lima.
    • 16:15 – Designing Accessible Mobile Interaction: A case Study of a Text Messaging Application. David Costa.
    • 16:30 – You’re On the Air: Commissioning Radio Shows to Facilitate Smartphone Usage. André Rodrigues.
  • Models & Data analysis:
    • 15:45 – Identifying Emotions in Images: from Valence and Arousal. Soraia Alarcão.
    • 16:00 – An automated framework for QSAR model building. Samina Kausar.
    • 16:15 – Distributed implementation of evolutionary algorithms. João Silva.
    • 16:30 – Exact- and Near-Deduplication in the Compression of Whole Human Genomes. Vinicius Cogo.

Important Dates:

1-Dec-2016 Poster submission
8-Dec-2016 Extended Deadline – Poster submission
18-Dec-2016 Poster voting poll closes & Author’s notification
31-Dec-2016 Participants registration closes
18-Jan-2017 LaSIGE Workshop