SOFSEM 2000 - Invited Talks

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Dines Bjorner, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, DK Domain Engineering -- A Software Engineering Discipline in Need of Research
  • TRENDS IN ALGORITHMICS
  • Jürg Nievergelt (ETH Zurich, CH)
    Exhaustive search, combinatorial optimization and enumeration: Exploring the potential of raw computing power
  • Paul Vitanyi (CWI, Amsterdam, NL)
    Kolmogorov Complexity and Its Applications
  • Arno Siebes (CWI, Amsterdam, NL)
    Bio-Informatics, Databases and Data Mining
  • Amir Ronen, Hebrew university of Jerusalem, IL
    Algorithms for Rational Agents
  • Angelika Steger (TU München, DE)
    On the Power of Two Choices
  • INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES IN PRACTICE
  • Vladimir Marik (CTU Prague, CZ)
    Software Testing & Diagnostics: Theory & Practice
  • Sidney Benda (Intel Corp., US)
    Physical Design of a CMOS Semiconductor Chip in Six Easy Steps
  • Lubor Sesera (SOFTEC Bratislava, SK)
    Analysis Patterns
  • Stelios Orphanoudakis (FORTH, GR)
    Information Society Technologies in Healthcare
  • Pieter Adriaans (Univ. of Amsterdam, NL)
    Grammar Induction on large corpora and it's aplications
  • Akihiko Takano, Hitachi (Central Research Lab, Tokyo, JP)
    Information Access based on Associative Calculation
  • COMPUTATIONAL PERCEPTION
  • Rolf Pfeifer (Univ. of Zurich, CH)
    Cheap Vision - Exploiting Ecological Niche and Morphology
  • Jana Kosecka (George Mason Univ., US)
    Hierarchies of Sensing and Control for Visually Guided Agents
  • Horst Bischof (TU Wien, AT)
    Recognizing Objects by their Appearance using Eigenimages
  • SOFT COMPUTING (Workshop Plenary Talk)
  • Rudolf Kruse (University of Magdeburg, DE)
    Information Mining with Fuzzy Methods