New Trends in Informatics Research - NTIR

May 5, 2006 @ The University at Albany | Albany, NY


Tentative Schedule

9-9:15 Introductions & Welcome / David Andersen

9:15-9:35 Searching for Complex Organic Molecules in Space / Kevin Knuth

9:35-9:55 Interactions Among Humans and Fire in the Boreal Forest of Interior Alaska from a GIS Perspective / Monika Calef

9:55-10:15 NaLIX: An Interactive Natural Language Interface for Querying XML / Huahai Yang

10:15-10:45 Coffee Break / Student Poster Presentations (Milne 215)

10:45-11:05 The Dynamics of Bi-Lateral Intellectual Property Negotiations: Taiwan and the United States / Chun-Shuo Chen & Terry Maxwell

11:05-11:25 Informing the Conceptual: The Emergence of Video Technology in the Late 60s and Early 70s / Yvette Mattern

11:25-11:50 Foreshadows into the Next Field Adventure:  Technology as Communicative Infrastructure in Interorganizational Collaboration / Senem G ü ney

11:50-1:30 Lunch / Student Poster Presentations (Milne 215)

1:30-1:55 Semantic Interpretation of Medical Clinical Records: The Case of Deidentification / Ozlem Uzuner

1:55-2:10 Foster Care Youth and the Role of the Independent Living Skil­ls Program on the Propensity for Educational Human Capital Accumulation / Toni Naccarato

2:10-2:45 Coffee Break / Student Poster Presentations (Milne 215)

2:45-3:10 Impact of the Information Revolution on Criminal Justice Research / Janet Stamatel

3:10-3:35 Developing a System Dynamics Model that Simulates the Faculty Adoption of Online Learning Technology / Hae-Deok Song

3:35-4 Closing Remarks / Peter Bloniarz & David Andersen

5:15 Reconvene at Andersen’s house for Potluck Gathering (see directions)