Tuesday, September 5, 2000


Session 4A:    XML

09.00 - 10.30 

Session Chair: Wee Keong Ng


A Data Model for Temporal XML Documents

Amagasa T., Yoshikawa M., Uemura S.; Japan


Blind Queries to XML Data

Damiani E., Tanca L.; Italy, USA


XML and Meta Data Based EDI for Small Enterprises

Wöß W.; Austria


Session 4B:    Advanced Databases I

09.00 - 10.30 

Session Chair: Werner Winiwarter


Optimal Page Ordering for Region Queries in Static Spatial Databases

Cho D.-S., Hong B.-H.; South Korea


A Multi-Channel Dissemination System Based on Time-Series Clustering Mechanism for On-Line News Articles

Matsumoto K., Sumiya K., Uehara K.; Japan


Session 4C:    Query Aspects I

09.00 - 10.30 

Session Chair: Jerome Robinson


Optimizing Queries in Extended Relational Databases

Maher M., Wang J.; Australia


Reducing the Location Query Cost Based on Behavior-Based Strategy

Jin M.-H., Horng J.-T., Wu H.-K., Liu B.-J.; Taiwan


Extending RDBMS for Allowing Fuzzy Quantified Queries

Tineo Rodriguez L.; Venezuela


Session 4D:    Knowledge Aspects I

09.00 - 10.30 

Session Chair: Mengchi Liu


A Structured Testing Methodology for Knowledge-Based Systems

El-Korany A., Rafea A., Baraka H., Eid S.; Egypt


Semantic Verification of Rule-Based Systems with Arithmetic Constraints

Ramírez J., de Antonio A.; Spain


      10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break


Session 5A:    Data Warehouses I

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Roland Traunmüller


View Selection in OLAP Environment

Qiu S. G., Ling T.W.; Singpaore


Storage Management of a Historical Web Warehousing System

Cao Y., Lim E.-P., Ng W.-K.; Singapore


Range-Max/Min Query in OLAP Data Cube

Li H.-G., Ling T.W., Lee S.Y.; Singapore


Session 5B:    Advanced Databases II

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Wolfram Wöß


Temporal Databases with Null Values

Park M., Leinen H.-H.; Germany


Improving Temporal Joins Using Histograms

Sitzmann I., Stuckey P.J.; Australia


Providing Topically Sorted Access to Subsequently Released Newspaper Editions or: How to Build Your Private Digital Library

Rauber A., Merkl D.; Austria


Session 5C:    Query Aspects II

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Makoto Takizawa


Cost Estimation for Large Queries via Fractional Analysis and Probabilistic Approach in Dynamic Multidatabase Environments

Zhu Q., Motheramgari S., Su Y.; USA


Lazy Query Enrichment: A Method for Indexing Large Specialized Docuement Bases with Morphology and Concept Hierarchy

Gelbukh A.; Mexico


Extending the Re-use of Query Results at Remote Client Sites

Robinson J., Lowden B.; United Kindgom


Session 5D:    Knowledge Aspects II

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Josef Küng


Discovering and Representing InterSchema Semantic Knowledge in a Cooperative Multi-Information Server Environment

Tawil A-R.H., Gray W.A., Fiddian N.J.; United Kingdom


A Description Logics-like Model for a Knowledge and Data Management System

Roger M., Simonet A., Simonet M.; France


An Ontology Driven Approach to Ontology Translation

Mihoubi H., Simonet A., Simonet M.; France


      12.30 - 14.00 Lunch


Session 6A:     Data Warehouses II

14.00 - 15.30

Session Chair: Tok Wang Ling


A Temporal Object-Oriented Data Warehouse Model

Ravat F., Teste O.; France


Process-Oriented Requirement Analysis Supporting the Data Warehouse Design Process - A Use Case Driven Approach

List B., Schiefer J., Tjoa A M.; Austria


On Data Warehouse and GIS Integration

Kouba Z., Matoušek K., Mikšovský P.; Czech Republic


Session 6B:    Advanced Databases III

14.00 - 15.30

Session Chair: Josef Küng


Semi-automatic Extraction of Hyponymies and Overlappings from Heterogeneous Database Schemes

Palopoli L., Saccà D., Terracina G., Ursino D.; Italy


Constraint Satisfaction for Reconciling Heterogeneous Tree Databases

Kitakami H., Nishimoto M.; Japan


A Mobile Agent Carrier Environment for Mobile Information Retrieval

Wang T.; R.O.C.


Session 6C:     Query Aspects III

14.00 - 15.30

Session Chair: Wolfgang Essmayr


A Skew-insensitive Algorithm for Join and Multi-join Operations on Shared Nothing Machines

Bamha M., Hains G.; France


An Interface to Databases for Flexible Query Answering: A Fuzzy-Set Approach

Loo G.S., Lee K.-H.; New Zealand


Lattice-structured Domains, Imperfect Data and Inductive Queries

Rice S., Roddick J.F.; Australia


Session 6D:     Analysis and Design

14.00 - 15.30

Session Chair: Elke Rundensteiner


Preprocessing of Requirements Specification

Kroha P.; Germany


Analysing Enterprises: The Value Cycle Approach

Griffioen P.R., Elsas Ph.I., van de Riet R.P.; The Netherlands


Ontological Design Patterns: Metadata of Molecular Biological Ontologies, Information and Knowledge

Reich J.R.; United Kingdom


      15.30 - 16.00 Coffee Break


Session 7A:    Data Mining, Knowledge Discovery

16.00 – 18.00

Session Chair: Wolfram Wöß


Exploiting the Duality of Maximal Frequent Itemsets and Minimal Infrequent Itemsets for I/O Efficient Association Rule Mining

Loo K.K., Yip C.L., Kao B. Cheung D.; Hong Kong


Data Mining Using Query Flocks with Views

Yetisgen M., Toroslu I.H.; Turkey


A KDD Experience Factory: Using Textual CBR for Reusing Lessons Learned

Bartlmae K., Lanquillon C.; Germany


Completing Missing Values using Discovered Formal Concepts

Ben Yahia S., Arour K., Jaoua A.; Tunesia, Saudi Arabia


Session 7B:    Advanced Databases IV

16.00 – 18.00

Session Chair: Zdenek Kouba


Extending Datalog with Deductive Databases

Liu M.; Canada


Design and Implementation of the OLOG Deductive Object-Oriented Database Management System

Li X., Liu M.; Canada


Information Retrieval with Conceptual Graph Matching

Montes-y-Gómez M., López-López A., Gelbukh A.; Mexico


Supporting Public Browsing of an Art Gallery Collections Database

Bechhofer S., Goble C., Drummond N.; United Kingdom


Session 7C:    Query Aspects IV

16.00 – 17.30

Session Chair: Abdelkader Hameurlain


On Multi-Dimensional Sorting Orders

Aref W.G., Kamel I.; USA


Scalable Visual Hierarchy Exploration

Stroe I.D., Rundensteiner E.A., Ward M.O.; USA


A Knowledge Based Paradigm for Querying Databases

Bresciani P., Nori M., Pedot N.; Italy