For the list of registered participants see this page.

The program has been updated on 12/08/2009 to reflect the requirements of presenters.

The program and timetable also available in pdf.


SEPTEMBER 14, 2009 - Monday

13:00 - 14:00 Workshop Registration Rajska Building - by LH211
14:00 - 17:45
Workshop (workshop program)
Lecture Hall 211


17:00 - 20:00 ISMIS 2009 Registration New building - by Hall C

SEPTEMBER 15, 2009 - Tuesday

08:30 - 09:15 ISMIS 2009 Registration New building - by Hall C

9:15 - 9:30

Opening by Rector of the University of Economics, Prague - Richard Hindls & ISMIS General Chair - Zbigniew W. Raś

Chair: Jan Rauch

Hall C

9:30 - 10:30

Plenary talk 1

Chair: Tapio Elomaa

Heikki Mannila

Randomization methods for Assessing the Significance of Data Mining Results

Hall C

10:30 - 10:50

Coffee Break


Lecture Hall 211

Lecture Hall 212

10:50 - 12:55

Session 1A - 4 papers

Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining / 1

Session 1B - 5 papers

Applications of Intelligent Systems in Medicine

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:40

Session 2A - 4 papers

Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining / 2

Session 2B - 4 papers

Logical and Theoretical Aspects of Intelligent Systems / 1

15:40 - 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:40


Session 3A - 4 papers

Text Mining


Session 3B - 4 papers

Logical and Theoretical Aspects of Intelligent Systems / 2


Meeting point: by the Registration desk

(Rajska Building - by Lecture Hall 211)


Sightseeing Cruise on Vltava River & Welcome Reception in Michna Palace

(Part of the Tyrš House, Újezd 450, Prague 1, Old Town)

SEPTEMBER 16, 2009 - Wednesday

9:00 - 10:00

Plenary talk II

Chair: Petr Berka

Gerhard Widmer

Dealing with Music in Intelligent Ways

Hall C

10:00 - 10:20

Coffee Break

10:20 - 12:00

Session 4A - 4 papers

Applications of Intelligent Systems in Music

Session 4B - 4 papers

Information Processing

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 15:00

Plenary talk III

Chair: Zbigniew W. Raś

Maria Zemankova

Intelligent Systems: From R.U.R. to ISMIS 2009 and Beyond


Hall C

15:00 - 15:20

Coffee Break

15:20 - 17:25

Session 5A - 5 papers


Session 5B - 5 papers

Machine Learning


Meeting Point: by the Registration desk

(Rajska Building - by Lecture Hall 211)


Conference Dinner at the Municipal House (Obecní dům)

(Náměstí Republiky 5, Praha 1, Old Town)

- please have your invitation card with you

SEPTEMBER 17, 2009 - Thursday

9:00 - 10:00

Plenary talk IV

Chair: Olga Štěpánková

Jozef Kelemen & Iva Polášek

The Art of Management and the Technical of Knowledge-Based Systems

Hall C

10:00 - 10:20

Coffee Break

10.20 - 12:00

Session 6A - 4 papers

Applications of Intelligent Systems / 1

Session 6B - 4 papers

Complex Data / 1

12:00 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 -16:05

Session 7A - 4 papers

Applications of Intelligent Systems / 2 - 2 papers

Complex data / 2 - 2 papers

Session 7B - 5 papers

General AI + Uncertainty

16:05 - 16:15

Closing (Lecture Hall 212)


Session 1A: Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, part 1 - 4 papers

Aída Jiménez, Fernando Berzal and Juan-Carlos Cubero

Frequent Itemset Mining in Multirelational Databases

Jerzy W. Grzymala-Busse

A Multiple Scanning Strategy for Entropy Based Discretization

Martin Atzmueller and Florian Lemmerich

Fast Subgroup Discovery for Continuous Target Concepts

Guillaume Poezevara, Bertrand Cuissart and Bruno Crémilleux

Discovering Emerging Graph Patterns from Chemicals


Session 1B: Applications of Intelligent Systems in Medicine - 5 papers

Elpiniki Papageorgiou

Medical decision making through fuzzy computational intelligent approaches

Elpiniki Papageorgiou, Nikolaos Papandrianos and Georgia Karagianni

Fuzzy Cognitive Map based approach for assessing pulmonary infections

Corrado Loglisci, Michelangelo Ceci and Donato Malerba

A Knowledge-based Framework for Information Extraction from Clinical Practice Guidelines

Tanja Urbančič, Ingrid Petrič and Bojan Cestnik

RaJoLink: A Method for Finding Seeds of Future Discoveries in Nowadays Literature

J Liu, Chao Gao and Ning Zhong

A Distributed Immunization Strategy Based on Autonomy-Oriented Computing


2A: Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, part 2 - 4 papers

Lenka Novakova and Olga Stepankova

Visualization trends by RadViz

Zbigniew Ras and Agnieszka Dardzinska

Action Rules Discovery based on Tree Classifiers and Meta-Actions

Jan Rauch and Milan Simunek

Action Rules and the GUHA Method - Preliminary Considerations and Results

Tomas Kliegr, Martin Ralbovský, Vojtech Svatek, Jan Nemrava and Jan Zemánek

Semantic Analytical Reports: A Framework for Postprocessing Data Mining Results


Session 2B: Logical and Theoretical Aspects of Intelligent Systems - 4 papers

Karima Toumani, Hélene Jaudoin and Michel Schneider

Automatic generation of P2P mappings between sources schemas

Fernando Bobillo and Umberto Straccia

An OWL Ontology for Fuzzy OWL 2

Nicola Fanizzi, Claudia d'Amato and Floriana Esposito

Fuzzy Clustering for Categorical Spaces: An Application to Semantic Knowledge Bases

Richard Dapoigny and Patrick Barlatier

Reasoning about Relations with Dependent Types: Application to Context-aware Applications


3A: Text Mining - 4 papers

Deqing Wang, Hui Zhang and Gang Zhou

Theme Extraction from Chinese Web Documents Based on Page Segmentation and Entropy

Giovanni Ponti and Andrea Tagarelli

Topic-based Hard Clustering of Documents using Generative Models

Annalina Caputo, Pierpaolo Basile and Giovanni Semeraro

Boosting a Semantic Search Engine by Named Entities

Hidenao Abe and Shusaku Tsumoto

Detecting Temporal Trends of Technical Phrases by using Importance Indices and Linear Regression


Session 3B: Logical and Theoretical Aspects of Intelligent Systems - 4 papers

Zhihu Zhang, Zuoquan Lin and Shuang Ren

Quasi-classical Model Semantics for Logic Programs--A Paraconsistent Approach

Neil Murray and Erik Rosenthal

Prime Implicates and Reduced Implicate Tries

Katarzyna Budzynska, Magdalena Kacprzak and Pawel Rembelski

Logic for reasoning about components of persuasive actions

Jacek Lewandowski and Henryk Rybiński

A hybrid method of indexing multiple-inheritance hierarchies


4A: Applications of Intelligent Systems in Music - 4 papers

Jacek Grekow and Zbigniew Raś

Detecting Emotion in Classical Music from MIDI Files

Fernando Berzal, Waldo Fajardo, Aída Jiménez and Miguel Molina-Solana

Mining musical patterns: Identification of transposed motives

Miron Kursa, Witold Rudnicki, Alicja Wieczorkowska, Elzbiera Kubera and Agnieszka Kubik-Komar

Musical Instruments in Random Forest

Alicja Wieczorkowska and Agnieszka Kubik-Komar

Application of Analysis of Variance to Assessment of Influence of Sound Feature Groups on Discrimination Between Musical Instruments


Session 4B: Information Processing - 4 papers

Amar Saric, Mirsad Hadzikadic and David Wilson

Alternative Formulas for Rating Prediction Using Collaborative Filtering

Patrick Bosc, Olivier Pivert and Olivier Soufflet

On Three Classes of Division Queries Involving Ordinal Preferences

Jan Paralic, Frantisek Babic, Jozef Wagner, Ekaterina Simonenko, Nicolas Spyratos and Tsuyoshi Sugibuchi

Analyses of knowledge creation processes based on different types of monitored data

Pavol Navrat, Maria Bielikova, Daniela Chuda and Viera Rozinajova

Intelligent Information Processing in Semantically Enriched Web


Session 5A: Agents - 5 papers

Grazia Bombini, Nicola Di Mauro, Stefano Ferilli and Floriana Esposito

Relational Sequence Clustering for Aggregating Similar Agents

Guenael Cabanes, Dominique Frensau, Attilio Giordana and Ugo Galassi

Modelling Ant Activity by means of Structured HMMs

Łukasz Chomątek and Aneta Poniszewska-Maranda

Modern Approach for Building of Multi-Agent Systems

Michal Wolski and Mieczyslaw Klopotek

FutureTrust algorithm in specific factors on mobile agents

Umberto Straccia, Eufemia Tinelli, Tommaso Di Noia, Eugenio Di Sciascio and Simona Colucci

Top-k Retrieval for Automated Human Resource Management


Session 5B: Machine learning - 5 papers

Jerzy Stefanowski, Jerzy Blaszczynski and Magdalena Zajac

Ensembles of AbstaiGrazia Bombini, Nicola Di Mauro, Stefano Ferilli and Floriana Esposito


Henri Prade, Agnes Rico and Mathieu Serrurier

Elicitation of Sugeno integrals : A version space learning perspective

Indre Zliobaite

Combining Time and Space Similarity for Small Size Learning under Concept Drift

Vincent Pisetta and Djamel Zighed

Similarity and Kernel Matrix Evaluation based on Spatial Autocorrelation Analysis

Maranglen Biba, Stefano Ferilli and Floriana Esposito

Efficient MAP Inference for Statistical Relational Models through Hybrid Metaheuristics



Combining Time and Space Similarity for Small Size Learning under Concept Drift

Session 6A: Applications of Intelligent Systems /1 - 4 papers

Rémy Kessler, Nicolas Béchet, Juan Manuel Torres-Moreno, Mathieu Roche and Marc El-Beze

Automatic profiling system for ranking candidates answers in Human Resources with Relevance Feedback

Liqiang Geng, Scott Buffett, Bruce Hamilton, Xin Wang, Larry Korba, Hongyu Liu and Yunli Wang

Discovering Structured Event Logs from Unstructured Audit Trails for Workflow Mining

Wei Gu, Xin Wang and Liqiang Geng


l Arias-Aranda, Juan Luis Castro, Maria Navarro and Jose Manuel Zurita

A CBR System for Knowing the Relationship between Flexibility and Operations Strategy


Session 6B: Complex Data /1 - 4 papers

Loic Cerf, Tran Bao Nhan Nguyen and Jean-Francois Boulicaut

Discovering Relevant Cross-Graph Cliques in Dynamic Networks

Lovro Ilijasic and Lorenza Saitta

Statistical Characterization of a Computer Grid

Vaclav Snasel, Zdenek Horak, Jana Kocibova and Ajith Abraham

On Social Networks Reduction

Sami Habib

Networks Consolidation through Soft Computing


Session 7A: Applications of Intelligent Systems /2 - 2 papers + Complex Data /2 - 2 papers

Maria-Cristina Riff, Eridan Otto and Xavier Bonnaire

A New Strategy based on GRASP to solve a Macro Mine Planning

Jorn Bakker and Mykola Pechenizkiy

Food Wholesales Prediction: What is Your Baseline?

Mohammed Masud, Clay Woolam and Latifur Khan

Lacking Labels In The Stream: Classifying Evolving Stream Data With Few Labels

Michelangelo Ceci, Annalisa Appice, Corrado Loglisci, Costantina Caruso, Fabio Fumarola and Donato Malerba

Novelty Detection from Evolving Complex Data Streams with Time Windows


Session 7B: General AI + Uncertainity (5 papers)

Marta Franova and Yves Kodratoff

On computational creativity, ‘inventing' theorems

Roman Barták and Daniel Toropila

Enhancing Constraint Models for Planning Problems

Yassine Djouadi and Henri Prade

Interval-Valued Fuzzy Formal Concept Analysis

Bartłomiej Starosta

Application of Meta Sets to Character Recognition

Salem Benferhat, Henri Prade, Didier Dubois and Mary-Anne Williams

A general framework for revising belief bases using qualitative Je rey's rule