Program Schedule

09:00 AM – 09:15 AM

Welcome remarks

09:15 AM – 10:15 AM

Keynote address

"Large Scale Community Detection in Social and Bio-Medical Networks"
Dr. Boleslaw K. Szymanski
, The Claire and Roland Schmitt Distinguished Professor of Computer Science and Professor of Cognitive Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).

10:15 AM 10:30 AM


10:30 AM – 11:50 AM

Paper session 1*

Xiaoyan Lu and Boleslaw Szymanski, "Predicting Viral News Events in Online Media" [Invited Paper]

Julia Buwaya and Jose D. P. Rolim, "Mobile Crowdsensing from a Selfish Routing Perspective" [Regular Paper]

George Cybenko,,  "Parallel Computing for Machine Learning in Social Network Analysis" [Invited Short Paper]

11:50 PM 01:30 PM

Lunch Break

01:30 PM 2:50 PM

Paper Session 2*

Gennaro Cordasco, Carmine Spagnuolo and Vittorio Scarano, "Work Partitioning on Parallel and Distributed Agent-Based Simulation " [Regular Paper]

Humayun Kabir and Kamesh Madduri, "Parallel k-core Decomposition on Multicore Platforms" [Regular Paper]

Eric Tatara, Nicholson Collier, Jonathan Ozik and Charles Macal, "Endogenous Social Networks from Large-Scale Agent-Based Models" [Short Paper]

02:50 PM - 03:30 PM


03:30 PM 04:50 PM

Paper Session 3*

Sindhuja Parimalarangan, George M. Slota and Kamesh Madduri, "Fast Parallel Graph Triad Census and Triangle Counting on Shared-memory Platforms " [Regular Paper]

Eunice E. Santos, John korah, Vairavan Murugappan and Suresh Subramanian , "Efficient Anytime Anywhere Algorithms for Vertex Additions in Large and Dynamic Graphs" [Regular Paper]

Hsu Wen-Jing, Lu You and Lee Zhuo Qi, "Accelerating Topic Exploration of Multi-Dimensional Documents" [Short Paper]

04:50 PM - 05:00 PM


*Duration of regular paper presentation: 25 minutes followed by Q/A
Duration of short paper presentation: 15 minutes followed by Q/A