2nd DB Retreat, 2012

Date: 04.03.2012 - 06.03.2012
Place: Hotel Villa Waldkönigin, St. Valentin auf der Haide, Italy
General Chairs: Michael Böhlen, Johann Gamper, Nikolaus Augsten, Sven Helmer
Local Chair: Johann Gamper


Sunday, 04.03.2012

19:00 Welcome and opening

Monday, 05.03.2012

09:00 - 10:30 Session 1
Session chair: Sven Helmer
Mateusz Pawlik
Tree Data Similarity
Anton Dignös
Temporal Alignment
Nikolaus Augsten
Load Balancing in MapReduce Based on Scalable Cardinality Estimates
11:00 - 12:00 Session 2
Session chair: Johann Gamper
Mouna Kacimi
Diversifying Search Results of Controversial Queries
Francesco Cafagna
Derived Attributes in Sparse Databases
12:00 - 13:00 Session 3
Session chair: Nikolaus Augsten
Daniel Taliun
Scalable Clustering for Very Large Data Sets in GWAS
Amr Noureldin
Sequenced Procedural Database Code
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 16:00 Session 4
Session chair: Mouna Kacimi
Andrej Taliun
Partitioning Multi-Dimensional Data
Bruno Cadonna
A Backtracking Solution to Reduce Non-determinism in Automata
Markus Innerebner
Combining IER and INE for Multimodal Network Queries
16:00 - 17:00 Session 5
Session chair: Michael Böhlen
Periklis Andritsos
Universities and Startups
Mouna Kacimi
EU Projects
Johann Gamper
Local Projects
18:00 Retreat hike and dinner in Plawenn

Tuesday, 06.03.2012

09:00 - 10:30 Session 6
Session chair: Periklis Andritsos
Mourad Khayati
REBOM: Recovery of Blocks of Missing values in Time Series
Christian Tilgner
The Best of Two-Phase Locking and Snapshot Isolation
11:00 - 12:00 Session 7
Session chair: Andrej Taliun
Sven Helmer
Robust Query Optimization
Periklis Andritsos
Heuristic Approaches in Itinerary Planning: Present and Future
12:00 - 13:00 Session 8
Session chair: Johann Gamper
Nikolaus Augsten
Building a Research Career
Johann Gamper
Research Cycles
13:00 Lunch