Dr. Amit Sheth
Amit P. Sheth
Founding Director, AI Institute@UofSC
NCR Chair and Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
Speeches & Talks
Conference & Workshop Invited Talks

Conference & Workshop Invited Talks

  1. "Ontology-enabled Healthcare Applications Exploiting Physical-Cyber-Social Big Data". Ontology Summit 2016
  2. "Big Data and Smart Cities." Dunedin City Council. Dunedin, New Zealand. Apr. 29, 2015.
  3. "Transforming Big Data into Smart Data: Deriving Value via Harnessing Volume, Variety & Velocity Using Semantics and Semantic Web."Computer & Information Science Seminars.University of Otago. Dunedin, New Zealand. Mar. 27, 2015.
  4. "Citizen Sensor Data Mining, Social Media Analytics and Applications."iTrust Seminar Series: Transforming Big Data into Smart Data. Singapore University of Technology and Design. Mar. 3, 2015.
  5. "Semantics of Perception: Towards a Semantic Web Approach to Machine Perception." Invited talk given at the Dagstuhl Seminar on Cognitive Approaches for the Semantic Web. Schloss Dagstuhl, May 28 – Jun. 01, 2012.
  6. "Citizen Sensing Opportunities and Challenges in Mining Social Signals and Perceptions." 2011 Microsoft Research Faculty Summit. Redmond, WA, Jul. 18-20, 2011. (PPT, PDF).
  7. Sheth, C. Henson. "Active Perception Over Machine and Citizen Sensing." 2011 Semantic Technology Conference (SemTech). San Francisco, CA, Jun. 7, 2011.
  8. "How To Make Linked Data More than Data." 2010 Semantic Technology Conference (SemTech2010). San Francisco, CA, Jun. 21-25, 2010.
  9. "Semantics empowered Understanding, Analysis and Mining of Nontraditional and Unstructured Data." AFRL Data Mining Seminar, Aug. 2009.
  10. "Monetizing User Activity on Social Networks-Challenges and Experiences," with Meenakshi Nagarajan, Kamal Baid, and Shaojun Wang, Beyond Search-Semantic Computing and Internet Economics 2009 Workshop. Redmond, Washington, Jun. 10, 2009.
  11. "Challenges of Creating a Knowledge-based Society: Education & Research for India & Gujarat." Invited talk at World Gujarat Conference: Chaalo Gujarat, Aug. 30, 2008.
  12. "Empowering Translational Research using Semantic Web Technologies." Ohio Collaborative Conference on Bioinformatics (OCCBIO), Toledo, OH, Jun. 2-4, 2008.
  13. "Semantic Sensor Web," with Cory Henson. Semantic Technology Conference. San Jose, CA, May 18-22, 2008.
  14. "SA-REST: Using Semantics to Empower RESTful Services and Smashups with Better Interoperability and Mediation," with Karthik Gomadam, Semantic Technology Conference, San Jose, CA, May 18–22, 2008.
  15. "Dynamic and Agile SOA using SAWSDL," with Karthik Gomadam, and Kunal Verma, Semantic Technology Conference, San Jose, CA, May 18, 2008.
  16. "Semantic Sensor Web." Sensor Web Enablement (SWE) Working Group of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), St. Louis, MO, Mar. 26, 2008.
  17. "Semantic Sensor Web." Special SICoP ConferenceBuilding Semantic Interoperability Solutions for Information Sharing and Integration. Falls Church, VA, Feb. 5, 2008.
  18. "Strategic Importance of Higher Education and Research in Positioning Gujarat for Global Competitiveness." Plenary Invited Talk, Global Gujarat & Its Diaspora. Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University, Patan, India, Jan. 17–19, 2008.
  19. "Trailblazing, Complex Hypothesis Evaluation, Abductive Inference and Semantic Web— exploring possible synergy,"ARO Workshop on Abductive Reasoning: Evidence and Intelligent Systems, Adelphi, MD, Aug. 23–24, 2007. 
  20. "Relationship Web: Realizing the Memex vision with the help of Semantic Web." SemGrail 2007. Redmond, WA, Jun. 21–22, 2007.
  21. "Semantic Annotations for WSDL." with Jacek Kopecky (DERI Innsbruck), W3C Track at the 16th World Wide Web Conference (WWW2007). Banff, Canada, May 10, 2007.
  22. "Semantic empowerment of Life Science Applications." Microsoft eScience Workshop, Cincinnati Children Hospital & Medical Center, Oct. 14, 2006.
  23. "Semantic empowerment of Health Care and Life Science Applications." W3C track at the 15th Intl. World Wide Web Conference (WWW2006). Edinburgh, Scotland, May 26, 2006. (Presentation.)
  24. "Semantic Web applications in Financial Industry, Government, Health Care and Life Sciences." Taxonomies and Semantic Technologies for S&T Analysis Conference, The MITRE Corporation, Mar. 17, 2006.
  25. "Active Semantic Electronic Patient Records." Semantic Technology Conference. San Jose, CA, Mar. 7, 2006.
  26. "Autonomic Web Process," vision paper presented at the 3rd Intl. Conference on Service Oriented Computing. Amsterdam, Netherlands, Dec. 13, 2005.
  27. "Semantic Technology in the Real World: Experiences and Lessons based on Enterprise Semantic Applications." Semantic Technology Conference 2005, San Francisco, CA, Mar. 8, 2005.
  28. "Semantic Web Technology in Support of Bioinformatics for Glycan Expression." W3C Workshop on Semantic Web for Life Sciences. Cambridge, MA, Oct. 28, 2004.
  29. "From Semantic Search & Integration to Analytics." KMWorld 2004, Santa Clara, CA, Oct. 26–28, 2004.
  30. "Semantic Technology in the Real World: Experiences and Lessons based on Commercialization of Academic Research & Industry Applications." Dagstuhl Seminar on Semantic Interoperability and Integration. Dagstuhl, Germany, Sept. 21, 2004.
  31. "Semantic Web Technology Ontology Testbed." Ontology in Action Workshop. Banff, Canada, Jun. 21, 2004.
  32. "Semantic Visualization: Interfaces for exploring and exploiting ontology, knowledgebase, heterogeneous content and complex relationships." NASA Virtual Iron Bird Workshop, Monterey, CA, Apr. 2, 2004.
  33. "Ontology-driven Integration and Analysis for Semantic Applications in Business Intelligence and National Security." Ontology and Semantic Web Technical Exchange Meeting, MITRE Corporation, McLean, VA, Jun. 12–13, 2003.
  34. "Database and Information Systems Research for Semantic Web and Enterprises: Review of the Amicalola Workshop." and "Snapshot of the Semantic Web Commercial State of the Art." Invited Talk, Science on the Semantic Web, Building a New Generation of Environmental Information Systems, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, Oct. 24, 2002.
  35. "Process Composition: Quality of Service Specification Semantics, and Adaptation." Invited Talk, EI3-IC workshop on Interoperability of Business Processes and Enterprise Models, Gaithersburg, MD, Feb. 6–8, 2002.
  36. "Semantic Content Annotation and Applications: Semantic Web Now and Challenges Ahead." Invited talk, 2001 IRC Intl. Conference on Internet Information Retrieval. Seoul, South Korea, Oct. 29, 2001.
  37. "On Supporting Complex Relationships and Knowledge Discovery in the Semantic Web." Plenary Invited Talk, 2001 BISC Intl. Workshop on Fuzzy Logic and the Internet: New Directions in Enhancing the Power of the Internet. Berkeley, CA, Aug. 16, 2001.
  38. "Information Scapes: A Paradigm for Knowledge Discovery in Semantic Web." Inaugural session, Invited Talk, IJCAI-2001 Workshop on Knowledge Discovery from Distributed, Dynamic, Heterogeneous, Autonomous Data and Knowledge, Sources. Seattle, WA, Aug. 6, 2001.
  39. "Workflow and Process Automation in Information Systems: A Proposal for a Multidisciplinary Research Agenda and Follow-up." Invited Talk, NSF Invitational Workshop on Distributed Information, Computation, and Process Management for Scientific and Engineering Environments. Virginia, May 15–16, 1998.
  40. "From Process Modeling to Workflow Automation." Invited Talk, National Institute of Standards and Technology sponsored Process Information Technology Workshop. Gaithersburg, MD, Mar. 13, 1998.
  41. "Workflow Applications to Research Agenda: Scalable and Dynamic Work Coordination and Collaboration Systems." Invited Talk (with K. Kochut), NATO Workshop on Advances in Workflow Management Systems and Interoperability. Istanbul, Turkey, Aug. 1997.
  42. "Overview of Workflow Research and Technology." Invited Talk, DARPA Collective Actions Tools Workshop, Mar. 1996.
  43. "From Data Dirt Roads to Infocosm." Inaugural session Invited Talk, 7th Intl. Conference on Management of Data. Pune, India, Dec. 1995.
Professor Amit P. Sheth
Artificial Intelligence Institute
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
University of South Carolina