23 September 2004

09:00  Introduction and Welcome
09:05Overview of the Day's Programme
Natural Language Processing
09:10Improving the Performance of Corpus-Driven Bilingual Lexicon ExtractionMike Rosner
09:30Monadic Compositional Parsing with Context Using Maltese as a Case StudyGordon Pace
09:50TTS Pre-processing Issues for Mixed Language SupportPaulseph-John Farrugia
10:10Coffee & Biscuits
Internet Technologies I
10:40 Semantic Web-Services or Semantic-Web Services?Matthew Montebello
11:00 Visual Modeling of OWL-S ServicesCharlie Abela
Machine Learning
11:20Non-Monotonic Search Strategies for Grammatical InferenceSandro Spina
11:40Matrix Decomposition Algorithms for Feature ExtractionDerrick Pisani
12:00Coffee & Biscuits
Information Retrieval
12:30Expanding Query Terms in ContextChristopher Staff
12:50Automatic Document Clustering Using AnalysisRobert Muscat

24 September 2004

09:00Overview of the Day's Programme
Distributed and Parallel Computing
09:05The Use of Model Checking for the Verification of Concurrent AlgorithmsJoseph Cordina
09:25Distributed Application Reliability on Unstable, Dynamic, P2P-based PlatformsWallace Wadge
09:45Low-latency message passing over Gigabit Ethernet clustersKeith Fenech
10:05Coffee & Biscuits
Simulation and Modelling
10:35Forecasting Using Techniques in Non-Linear Time Series AnalysisMichel Camilleri
10:55Simulo TempestasAndrew Calleja
Programming Language Design
11:15SharpHDL - A Hardware Description Language Embedded in C#Christine Vella
11:35Reading between the lines of code: visualising a program's lifetimeNikolai Sultana
11:55Coffee & Biscuits
Internet Technologies II
12:25 Towards Effectively Appraising Online StoresMark Micallef
12:45 Regulating E-Commerce Using XMLKenneth Spiteri
13:05Closing Note