Jul. 04, 2018
09:00
-17:30

BGU building #92

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CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

09:15 - 09:45

REGISTRATION

 

Opening: Arnon Sturm

09:45 - 10:15

Welcome: Aviv Zeevi Balasiano - Israel Innovation Authority

 

Big Data Research @ BGU

 

Keynote Speaker: Orna Amir (Waze)

10:15 - 11:00

Data Science the Waze Way: Navigating Data Blind Spots

 

Chair: Arnon Sturm

11:00 - 11:15

 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

 

 


ALGORITHM/COMPUTATIONAL TRACK (ACT)


SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT TRACK (SDT)

 

 

 

 


SESSION ACT1 | Chair: Ehud Gudes


SESSION SDT1 | Chair: Arnon Sturm

 

 

 

 


Assaf Schuster (Technion)

Recent Advances in Complex Event Processing

Dalit Naor (IBM)

Function as a Service - Can it simplify the cloud programming experience for Big Data applications?

 

 

 

11:15 - 12:35

Robert Moskovich (BGU)

Eddie Aronovich (GM)

 

Connecting the dots, Patterns Discovery,

 

and Outcomes Prediction in Multivariate

Can Big Data generate reliable insights?

 

Heterogeneous Temporal Data

 

12:35 - 13:30

 LUNCH BREAK

 

 

 

 


Session ACT2 | Chair: Robert Moskovich


SESSION SDT2 | Chair: Yael Shemesh

 

 

 

 

Edward Bortnikov (Oath)

Moty Fania (Intel)

13:30 - 14:50

Taking Omid to the Clouds: Fast, Scalable

Deep learning inference and visual

 

Transactions for Real-Time Cloud Analytics

inspection at scale

 

David Carmel (Amazon)

Idan Halfon and Omer Rudik (RAFAEL)

 

Product Question Answering Using Customer
Generated Content - Research Challenges

Big Data solutions in RAFAEL’s IT

14:50 - 15:05

 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

 

 


Session ACT3 | Chair: Rami Puzis


Session SDT3 | Chair: Shlomit Morad

 

 

 

 

Nir Makover (Data Strategy Expert)

Maty Zisserman (RAFAEL)

15:05 - 16:25

Prediction optimization made easy

Hkube - Scaling algorithms easily under Kubernetes

 

 

 

 

Phlip Drebeko and Ehud Gudes (BGU)

Assaf Tamir (IAI)

 

Challenges and Potential in Big Data initiatives

 

Towards Concise Bid Data Representations

for the Commercial Aviation Market: A

 

 

Maintenance and Repair Perspective

16:25 - 16:40

 COFFEE BREAK

 

 

 

Keynote Speaker: Jeff Ulman (Stanford University)

16:40 - 17:25

Data Science: Is it Real?

 

Chair: Shlomi Dolev

17:25 - 17:30

Closing Remarks: Moshe Salem