We are currently reviewing the Industry Contributions and organizing the Research Papers. On this page you'll find the current status of the program planning, updated as we make final decisions. Take a look every now and then to see the most recent developments.

Research Track

David Anastasiu
San José State University
, San José, California, USA
Cosine Approximate Nearest Neighbors

David Arnu
RapidMiner GmbH, Dortmund, Germany
Anomaly Detection Workflows in Industrial Production Environments

Shubham Agarwal
Hewlett Packard Enterprise GmbH, Germany
Third Party Effect:
Community Based Spreading in Complex Networks

Eduardo Brito
Fraunhofer IAIS, Sankt Augustin, Germany
Insights into Training German Word Embeddings: A Use Case with Predictive Sentiment Analysis

Kostadin Cvejoski
Fraunhofer IAIS,
Sankt Augustin, Germany
Beyond Spectral Clustering: A Comparative Study of
Community Detection for Document Clustering

Wassim El-Hajj
American University of Beirut
, Beirut, Lebanon
Feature Extraction and Large Activity-Set Recognition
Using Mobile Phone Sensors

Cornelia Ferner
University of Applied Sciences
, Salzburg, Austria
Information Extraction Engine for Sentiment-Topic Matching
in Product Intelligence Applications

Erwin Filtz
Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
The evolution of the Bitcoin graph

Norman Ihle
OFFIS e.V. – Institute for Information Technology, Oldenburg, Germany
Knowledge-based Short-Term Load Forecasting for Maritime Container Terminals

Nikola Obrenović
Schneider Electric DMS NS Llc.
, Novi Sad, Serbia
The Choice of Metric for Clustering of Electrical Power Distribution Consumers

César Ojeda
Fraunhofer IAIS, Sankt Augustin, Germany
Circadian Cycles and Work Under Pressure:
A Stochastic Process Model for E-learning Population Dynamics

Johannes Scholz
Institute of Geodesy | Research Group Geoinformation, Graz, Austria
Semantically Annotated Manufacturing Data to support
Decision Making in Industry 4.0: A Use-Case Driven Approach

Rafet Sifa
Fraunhofer IAIS, Sankt Augustin, Germany
Investigating and Forecasting User Activities in Newsblogs:
A Study of Seasonality, Volatility and Attention Burst

Edwin Yaqub
RapidMiner GmbH
, Dortmund, Germany
A Reference Architecture for Quality Improvement in Steel Production

Industry Track

Klaas Wilhelm Bollhöfer
Chief Evangelist
*um - The unbelievable Machine Company,
Berlin & Vienna
The Art of Data Maturity Modeling at Metro Group

Albin Gruber
Product Owner Management Information Systems
Wüstenrot Datenservice GmbH
, Salzburg, Austria
Data Warehousing@Wüstenrot - Structured Data as Basis for Reporting and Analytics

Tomas Knap
Software Architect & Researcher
Semantic Web Company GmbH
, Vienna, Austria
Preparing DBpedia Knowledge Graph using UnifiedViews, an ETL tool for RDF data

Dmytro Martynenko
Application Engineer
The MathWorks GmbH
, Aachen, Germany
Building a Big Engineering Data Analtyics System Using MATLAB

Tamas Molnar
Advanced Analytics Team Leader
Vodafone Group BI, Budapest, Hungary
Reshaping Ticket Based Services Using Process Mining

Fabian Räbiger
Produktmanager waschraumHYGIENE
, Zell am See, Austria
Der intelligente Waschraum 4.0

Eric Rozier
Assistant Professor
Iowa State University, Department of Computer Science,
Ames, Iowa, USA
Securing Against Data Integrity Attacks at The World Bank

Stephan Schiffner
Head of Big Data & Advanced Analytics
Markus Breunig
Lead Consultant Big Data & Advanced Analytics
F&F GmbH, Munich, Germany
Data Analysis with Spark – From Raw Data to Insights

Thomas Soboll
Department Head, Product Management Automotive Smart Devices; Digital Innovation Manager
Porsche Informatik GmbH
, Salzburg, Austria

Norbert Walchhofer
Digital Solutions
Porsche Austria GmbH & Co OG, Salzburg, Austria
Big Data Applications in Automotive Retail - Lessons Learned

Thomas Thalhammer
Head of IT Hervis, Enterprise Architect
SPAR Business Services GmbH
, Salzburg, Austria
Digital Business at SPAR Business Services GmbH

John A. Thompson
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Information Professionals GmbH
, Freilassing, Germany
Creating Business Value with an Inter-Company Data Lake

FutureTDM Symposium

Freyja van den Boom
Academic/Artistic research on Law and Technology
Open Knowledge International,
United Kingdom
Stakeholder consultations - The Highlights

Marco Caspers
Researcher in IP and Information Law
University of Amsterdam,
the Netherlands
Dealing with the Legal Bumps on the Road to Further TDM Uptake

Maria Eskevich
Post-doctoral Researcher
Radboud University,
The Netherlands
The TDM Landscape: Infrastructure and Technical Implementation

Bernhard Jäger
Research Manager
Introduction to the FutureTDM Project
Beyond FutureTDM

Kiera McNeice
Future TDM Project Officer
British Library,
United Kingdom
Next Steps: A Roadmap to promoting greater uptake of Data Analytics in Europe
Supporting TDM in the Education Sector

Janek Strycharz
Economic analyst
Projekt Polska Foundation,
The Economic Potential of Data Analytics