Program

2020/1/13 CREST International Symposium on Big Data Application, The first Day
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9:30 9:40 [Opening Remarks] Yuzuru Tanaka, Research Supervisor of CREST Big Data Application
9:40 12:30 [Session 1] Keynote Session
Dimitris Plexousakis (Director of the Institute of Computer Science, FORTH / Head of the Information Systems Lab / Professor of Computer Science, University of Crete)
"Exploring Big, Dynamic RDF/S KBs Using Summaries"
Break
Norbert Graf (Professor, Medical Doctor, Director of the Department for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at the Saarland University Hospital)
"Kidney cancer in childhood in the era of big data, in silico oncology and artificial intelligence"
12:30 13:30 Lunch
13:30 14:50 [Session 2] Cosmic Physics Chair: Naoki Yoshida, Professor, Department of Physics / Kavli IPMU, The University of Tokyo
Themis Palpanas (Paris Descartes University)
"Complex Analytics on Very Large Data Series Collections "
Shigeyuki Sako (The University of Tokyo)
"Time domain astronomy with Tomoe-Gozen"
Naoki Yoshida (The University of Tokyo)
"Modern machine learning and statistical methods in Cosmology"
Break
14:50 16:20 [Session 3] Medicine Chair: Tatsuhiko Tsunoda, Professor, The University of Tokyo
Michael L. LeBlanc (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Southwest Oncology Group)
"Omics Directed Subgroup Models of Treatment Efficacy in Cancer Clinical Trials"
Tatsuhiko Tsunoda (The University of Tokyo / Tokyo Medical and Dental University / RIKEN)
"Personalized Cancer Medicine with Heterogeneity and Immunological Analysis"
Mamoru Kato (National Cancer Center Japan)
"From research to use in National Health Insurance - development of bioinformatics programs for cancer genome medicine -"
Break
16:20 17:40 [Session 4] Disaster Response Chair: Shunichi Koshimura, Professor, International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University
Shunichi Koshimura (Tohoku University)
“The 2019 Tyhoon Hagibis and its Impact”
Fumio Yamazaki (NIED)
"Remote Sensing Approach to Extract Flooded Areas"
Ronald Eguchi (ImageCat Inc.)
“Applications of EO-based Building and Critical Infrastructure Data for Disaster Forecasting, Mitigation, and Response”
Break
17:40 18:20 [Session 5] Weather prediction (AIP Acceleration Research)
Shigenori Otsuka (RIKEN), Hirofumi Tomita (RIKEN), Shinsuke Satoh (NICT), Yutaka Ishikawa (RIKEN)
 "Project Report" 
2020/1/14 CREST International Symposium on Big Data Application, The second Day
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9:30 10:50 [Session 6] Life Chair: Shuichi Onami, Team Leader, RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research
Jean-Karim Hériché (EMBL)
"Big data challenges in bioimage informatics"
Shuichi Onami (RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research)
"Data-driven modeling of animal development"
Koji Koyamada (Kyoto University)
"Visual exploration of the mechanism of animal development"
Break
10:50 12:00 [Session 7] Drug discovery Chair: Kimito Funatsu, Professor, The University of Tokyo
Kimito Funatsu (The University of Tokyo)
"Platform for systematic and efficient development of pharmaceuticals from discovery through production"
Jürgen Bajorath (Bonn University)
"Insights into Molecular Promiscuity through Large-Scale Data Analysis and Machine Learning"
Makoto Taiji (RIKEN)
"Integrated Pharmacoinformatics Platform for Collaborations and a One-Stop Service using Cloud Computing"
12:00 13:00 Lunch
13:00 14:20 [Session 8] Pandemic Chair: Hiroshi Nishiura, Professor, Hokkaido University
Robin Thompson (Department of Zoology, University of Oxford)
"Using mathematical models and epidemic data for real-time forecasting and control of infectious disease outbreaks"
Hiroshi Nishiura (Hokkaido University)
"Spatiotemporal modeling of rubella and other infectious diseases"
Break
14:20 15:50 [Session 9] Agriculture Chair: Masayuki Hirafuji, Project Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Masayuki Hirafuji (The University of Tokyo)
"Progress report: analysis of agricultural big data“
Matthew Paul REYNOLDS (CIMMYT)
"Plant phenotyping and applications in improving (climate resilience of) wheat"
Seishi Ikeda (NARO)
"A perspective for applications of phytomicrobiome data in agricultural and food industry"
Shin Kawai (University of Tsukuba)
"Progress of safety drones"
Break
15:50 17:10 [Session 10] Document Understanding Chair: Yuji Matsumoto, Professor, Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Anna Korhonen (Language Technology Lab, University of Cambridge)
"LION tools for knowledge discovery on cancer"
Yuji Matsumoto (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
"Knowledge acquisition from scientific papers"
Hiroyuki Shindo (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
"Information extraction from tables and figures in scientific literature"
Break
17:10 17:25 [Session 11] Common technologies on this research area
TBA
"Hands-on Portals for the dissemination of technologies and analysis scenarios on CREST Big Data Applications"
17:25 18:00 [Wrap-up by the Invited Speakers and the Research Supervisor]
Yuzuru Tanaka (Research Supervisor)