Program


2nd Annual International Conference on Data Science
21-24 June 2021, Athens, Greece
Tentative Program (Athens Local Time)


Monday 21 June 2021

10.30-11.00
Registration


11.00-11.30
Opening and Welcoming Remarks:

  • Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER.
  • Timothy M. Young, Director, Center for Data Science (CDS) & Professor and Graduate Director, The University of Tennessee, USA.
  • Theodore Trafalis, Director, Engineering & Architecture Division, ATINER, Professor of Industrial & Systems Engineering and Director, Optimization & Intelligent Systems Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, USA.
  • Dimitrios Goulias, Head, Civil Engineering Unit, ATINER and Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies Civil & Environmental Engineering Department, University of Maryland, USA.

11.30-12.15
Moshe Eben Chaime
, Professor, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.
Title: Project Planning and Control from Engineering Perspective.


12.15-12.30 Break


12.30-13.15
Tim Young
, Director, Center for Data Science (CDS) & Professor, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, USA.
Title: Predicting and Explaining Firm Size in India with Machine Learning.


13.15-13.30 Break


13:30-14:15
Iralda Xhaferaj
, Lecturer, Polytechnic University of Tirana, Albania.
Neritan Shkodrani, Professor, Polytechnic University of Tirana, Albania.
Title:
Road Safety Impacts of Sight Distance Criteria According to Albanian Code.



14:15-14:45 Lunch


14:45-15:30
Amer Alnuaimi, Adjunct Professor, San Diego State University, USA.
Title: Evaluation of Multi-Story Buildings According to the IRAQI Seismic Code Requirements. 


15:30-16:45 Break


16:45-16:30
Theodore Trafalis, Director, Engineering & Architecture Division, ATINER, Professor of Industrial & Systems Engineering and Director, Optimization & Intelligent Systems Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, USA.
Title:
TBA. 


20:30-22:30
Greek Night


Tuesday 22 June 2021

08:00-10:00 Urban Walk


10:30-11:15
Andrius Baltrusaitis, PhD Student, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania.
Title: Comparison of Asphalt Pavement Compaction Quality Determination Using Ground Pene-trating Radar and other Traditional and Non-Destructive Testing Methods.


11:15-11:30 Break


11:30-12:15
Raphael Riva, Post-Doc Researcher, University of Liege, Belgium.
Title:
Low Chemistry as Innovative Approach for Sustainable Formulations. 


12:15-12:30 Break


12:30-13:15
Sheikh Shahriar Ahmed, Graduate Research Assistant The State University of New York, USA.
Sarvani Sonduru Pantangi, Research Associate Michigan State University, USA.
Grigorios Fountas, Lecturer Edinburgh Napier University, UK.
Kevin Majka, Senior Research Scientist Public Safety & Transportation Group, USA & Panagiotis Anastasopoulos, Associate Professor The State University of New York, USA.
Title: Improving Pedestrian Safety Using High Visibility Crosswalks: A Correlated Grouped Random Parameter Approach with Heterogeneity in Means.


13:15-14:00 Lunch


14:00-14:45
Levent Yilmaz
, Professor, Auburn University, USA.
Title:
Simulation Credibility Assessment via Dynamic Introspective Cognitive Trust Models.


14:45-15:00 Break


15:00-15:45
Kenneth Lee
, Professor, Western New England University, USA. 
Title:
Viscosity Variations of Each Liquid in a Three-Component Isopropanol-Hexane-Water System.


15:45-16:00 Break


16:00-16:45
Dimitrios Goulias
, Head, Civil Engineering Unit, ATINER and Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies Civil & Environmental Engineering Department, University of Maryland, USA.
Title:
TBA


16:45-17:00 Break


17:00-17:45
Dimitris Politis
, Distinguished Professor, University of California, San Diego, USA.
Title:
Model-Free Prediction and Regression.


20:00-21:30
Dinner


Wednesday 23 June 2021
Educational Islands Cruise

Thursday 24 June 2021
Delphi Tour