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

Panel Presentations at Conferences & Workshops

  1. "Semantics, Knowledge, Intelligence and the Web", roundtable at the International Summer School on Web Science and Technology (WebST2016), Bilbao, Spain, July 20, 2016.
  2. Raxit Goswami, Neil Shah, and Amit Sheth. "ezDI's semantics-enhanced linguistic, NLP, and ML approach for health informatics." Proc. of the 14th International Workshop on Semantic Web Enterprise Adoption and Best Practice (WaSABi 2015) at ISWC 2015, October 11, 2015, Bethlehem, PA, USA.
  3. Closing the gap between science and societal impact for inclusive smart cities: Which scientific topics should we prioritize to enable a smarter nation?3rd Singaporean-French Symposium on Inclusive Smart Cities and Digital Health (SinFra 2015), Singapore, Feb. 2-3, 2015.
  4. "Meet the Editors." 10th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2011). Bonn, Germany, Oct. 23-27, 2011.
  5. "Semantic Social Networking Panel." 2010 Semantic Technology Conference (SEMTECH 2010). San Francisco, CA, Jun. 21-25, 2010.
  6. "Linked Data is Merely More Data." Panel on 'Linked Data and AI: The Big Picture,' Linked AI: AAAI Spring Symposium "Linked Data Meets Artificial Intelligence." Mar. 22-24, 2010, Stanford CA.
  7. "Context is highly contextual!" 4th European Conference on Smart Sensing & Context 2009, Surrey, UK, Sept. 18, 2009.
  8. "Analysis and Monetization of Social Data." Panel on 'Semantifying Social Networks,' Semantic Technology Conference, San Jose, CA, Jun. 16, 2009.
  9. "Semantifying Social Networks." Semantic Technology Conference, San Jose, CA, Jun. 16, 2009.
  10. "Regulatory & Policy Reform for Higher Education in Gujarat." International Conference on 'Reconnecting Gujarati Diaspora with its Homeland: Contribution to its Development with a Focus on Building a Knowledge Society' (Patan-Gandhinagar, Jan 17-19, 2009.
  11. "The Semantic Web." 7th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2008). Karlsruhe, Germany, Oct. 26-30, 2008. Proceedings Springer 2008.
  12. S. Dustdar, Fiadeiro, A. Sheth: Business process management. Data Knowl. Eng. 64(1): 1-2 (2008).
  13. "Relationship Web: Spinning the Web from Trailblazing to Semantic Analytics." 27th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2008). Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 20-23, 2008.
  14. "Do the current Semantic Web standards and technologies benefit Heath Care and Life Science research today?"1st International Workshop on Health Care and Life Sciences Data Integration for the Semantic Web (HCLS-DI2007), 16th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2007). Banff, Canada, May 8, 2007. (Panelist.)
  15. "Semantic Web and Database Conferences." 3rd International Workshop on Semantic Web and Databases. Atlanta, GA, Apr. 8, 2006.
  16. "Strengths & Weaknesses of Semantic Technology Solutions: View from the Vendor and Research Community." Taxonomies and Semantic Technologies for S&T Analysis Conference, MITRE Corporation, Mar. 17, 2006.
  17. "Semantic Web Services: Past, Present, and Future." International Workshop in Dynamic Web Processes (DWP 2005). Amsterdam, Netherlands, Dec. 12, 2005.
  18. "FLINT and Semantic Web." BISCSE 2005: Forging New Frontiers. Berkeley CA, Nov. 2-6, 2005.
  19. "Semantic Web Service Ontology Standard." Ontology Conference Call. Oct. 20, 2005.
  20. "Computing for Human Experience and Wellness." Views from the Labs panel at Emerging Ventures Conference, Boston, MA, Oct. 11, 2005.
  21. "Future of Semantics." Semantic Technology Conference 2005. San Francisco, CA, Mar. 8, 2005.
  22. "Get Ready for Semantic Web." KMWorld/Intranets 2004. Santa Clara, CA, Oct. 26, 2004.
  23. "The Role of Web Services in Semantic Interoperability and Integration." Dagstuhl Seminar on Semantic Interoperability and Integration. Dagstuhl, Germany, Sept. 20, 2004. (Panel Chair.)
  24. "Web Service Choreography." Panel at WWW2003, Budapest, Hungary, May 22, 2003. (Panel Chair.)
  25. "Semantic (Web) Technology in Action-today." panel: "The Semantic Web-Scientific American article considered harmful?" WWW2003, Budapest, May 21, 2003.
  26. "'Semantics' in the Semantic Web: Is the Domain/Discipline Important?" ODBASE '02. Irvine, CA, Oct. 29, 2002.
  27. "Summary of NSF Databases and the Semantic Web Workshop." Science on the Semantic Web: Building a New Generation of Environmental Information Systems. Newark, NJ, Oct. 24, 2002.
  28. "Research Directions for the Semantic Web." 3rd OntoWeb Meeting. Sardinia, Italy, Jun. 13, 2002.
  29. "User Experience of Enterprise Semantic Content Management." Symposium on the User Experience of Business Intelligence & Knowledge Management, IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, Mar. 18, 2002.
  30. "Semantic Web-Rehash or Research Goldmine." 6th International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS 2001). Trento, Italy, Sept. 6, 2001. (Panel Chair.)
  31. "Semantic Web: The Road Ahead." 2nd International Workshop on the Semantic Web (SemWeb 2001) at WWW10. Hong Kong, May 1, 2001.
  32. "Creating Searchable Audio Video Web Sites." Streaming Media West 2000. San Jose, CA, Dec. 14, 2000.
  33. "Impact of Broadband." Internet Entrepreneur Conference, sponsored by SiliconIndia, Atlanta, GA, May 8, 2000. (Panel Chair.)
  34. "Future Research in Semantics of Multimedia Systems." 8th IFIP 2.6 Working Conference on Database Semantics (DS-8). Rotorua, New Zealand, Jan. 4-8, 1999.
  35. "Virtual Teams and Infocosm: Challenges for research in cooperative information systems." 3rd Conference on Cooperative Information Systems. New York, NY, Aug. 1998. (Panelist and Co-Chair.)
  36. "Is Healthcare Ready for Internet? Technology Is!" Annual Meeting of the Healthcare Open Systems and Trials Consortium, Washington, DC, Nov. 1997.
  37. "Cooperative Multiagent Systems for the Web." 2nd IFCIS International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems. Kiawah Island, SC, Jun. (Panel Chair.)
  38. "Active Databases and Agents in Cooperative Information Systems." 2nd IFCIS International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems. Kiawah Island, SC, Jun. 1997. (Panelist.)
  39. "World Wide What?" 4th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Information Systems. Miami, FL, Dec. 20, 1996. (Panelist.)
  40. "What Can Database Contribute to Multidisciplinary Research in Work Activities Coordination?" International Workshop on Advanced Models and Architectures. Goa, India, Sept. 1, 1996. (Panel Chair.)
  41. "Database Research in Workflow Management Systems, Do We Have Anything to Contribute ?" International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS '96). Jun. 20, 1996. (Panelist.)
  42. "How Do We Meet the Challenges of the Global Computing Revolution?" International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS '96), Jun. 21, 1996. (Panelist, Plenary session panel.)
  43. "Data Semantics: What, Where and How?" 6th IFIP TC-2 Working Conference on Data Semantics (DS-6). Stone Mountain, Georgia, Jun. 1995. (Panel Chair.) (See Section 3A, No. 7.)
  44. "Information Resource Discovery: A Torch in the Deep Darkness of the Information Superhighway?" 11th International Conference on Data Engineering. Taiwan, Mar. 1995. (Panel Chair.)
  45. "Where are Distributed Databases headed?" 6th International Conference on Management of Data. Bangalore, India, Dec. 1994. (Panelist.)
  46. "Challenges in Global Information Systems." 20th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases. Chile, Sept. 1994. (Panelist.)
  47. "Why do we need Extended Transaction Models?" 16th IEEE-CS Computer Software & Applications Conference (COMPSAC '92), Sept. 1992. (Panelist.)
  48. "Dealing with Heterogeneous Databases: Is the Research on Right Track?" 2nd International Conference on Systems Integration. Morristown, PA, Jun. 1992. (Panel Chair.)
  49. "Key Information Management Issues in the Real World." US West-NSF-DARPA Workshop on Heterogeneous Databases and Semantic Interoperability. Boulder, CO, Feb. 1992. (Panelist., Final plenary session panel)
  50. "Cooperative Database Design." 17th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases. Barcelona, Spain, Sept. 1991. (Panelist.)
  51. "Resolving Semantic Heterogeneity." 6th International Conference on Data Engineering. Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 1990. (Panelist.)
  52. "Does loose AI-DBMS coupling stand a chance?" 5th International Conference on Data Engineering. Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 1989. (Panel Chair.)
  53. "Can we meaningfully integrate drawing, text, image, and voice with structured data?" 4th International Conference on Data Engineering. Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 1988. (Panel Chair.)
  54. "When will we have true Heterogeneous Databases?" Fall Joint Computer Conference, Oct. 1987. (Panelist.)
  55. "Improving Concurrency in Distributed Systems." 3rd International Conference on Data Engineering, Feb. 1987. (Session discussant.)
Professor Amit P. Sheth
Artificial Intelligence Institute
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
University of South Carolina