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EAI International Conference on Big Data and Analytics for Smart Cities

October 13–14, 2015 | Toronto, Canada

 

International Conference on Big Data and Analytics for Smart Cities

13th of October

08:30

Welcome

Nick Cercone - General Chair, Ali Tizghadam - Program Chair, Fred Popowich - Program Co-Chair

08:45

Invited Speaker

Ravinder Shergill - TELUS, "An Information Iceberg"

10:00

Paper Session 1 Part 1 - Chair: Fred Popowich (Simon Fraser University)

BIM for Corporate Real Estate Data Visualization from Disparate Systems,     S. Lazar, J. McArthur (Ryerson University)

10:30

Break / Networking

 

11:00

Paper Session 1 Part 2 - Chair: Fred Popowich (Simon Fraser University)

Visualizing a City Within a City -- Mapping Mobility Within a University Campus, D. Ahlers, A. G. Kristoffer, J. Eriksen, J. Krogstie (NTNU)

Transportation Big Data Simulation Platform for the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), I. Taha, H. Abdelgawad,
B. Abdulhai (University of Toronto)

12:00

Lunch

 

13:00

Panel 1: Big Data and Intelligent Transportation Systems

Panelists: James Elder (York University, Moderator), B. Abdulhai (U of T), S. Erwin (MTO), S. Buckley (City of Toronto), K. McBride (Miovision), D. Florian (INRO Software)

15:00

Break / Networking

 

16:00

Paper /Demo Session 2 - Chair: Ali Tizghadam (University of Toronto / TELUS)

Sipresk: A Big Data Analytic Platform for Smart Transportation, H. Khazaei,
S. Zareian, R. Veleda, M. Litoiu (York University)

Demo: RDF-based data integration for Multi-modal Transport Systems, S. Braghin, N. Lopes, Y. Gkoufas, R. Verago, A. Botea, V. Bicer, M. Berlingerio (IBM Research, Ireland)

 

14th of October

08:30

Welcome

 

08:45

Invited Speaker

Nick Cohn - TomTom: Big Data and Traffic Management for Smarter Cities

10:00

Paper Session 1, Part 1 - Chair: Jenn McArthur (Ryerson)

A Naive Bayesian Classification Model for Determining Peak Energy Demand in Ontario, T. Makanju, A. Lasek, X. An, N. Cercone (York University)

10:30

Break / Networking

 
 

Paper Session 1, Part 2 - Chair: Jenn McArthur (Ryerson)

Seismic source modeling by clustering earthquakes and predicting earthquake magnitudes, M.  Hashemi , H. A. Karimi (University of Pittsburgh)

Appliance Water Disaggregation via Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring (NILM), B. Ellert, S. Makonin, F. Popowich (Simon Fraser University)

12:00

Lunch

 

13:00

Panel 2: Big Data and Computational Approaches for
Advanced Disaster, Emergency and Rapid Response Simulation (ADERSIM)

Panelists: J. Huang (York University, Moderator), A. Asgary (York University), A. Kong  (CriSys Limited), P. Cloutier (Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services)

15:00

Break / Networking

 

16:00

Paper /Demo Session 2 - Chair: James Elder (York University)

Restaurant Sales and Customer Demand Forecasting: Literature Survey and Categorization of Methods, A. Lasek, N. Cercone, J. Saunders (York University, Fuseforward Solutions Group)

Day-Ahead Electricity Spike Price Forecasting Using a Hybrid Neural Network-based Method, H. S. Sandhu, L. Fang, L. Guan (Ryerson University)