Monday, May 22

9:15am Arthur Petrosian,  AUA
Introductory Remarks

Theory and Algorithms   

   Session Chair – Arnak Dalalyan,  AUA
9:30am to 10:00am Armen Inants, AUA
An algebraic Approach to Dealing with Uncertainty in the Semantic Web
10:00am to 10:30am Arnak Dalalyan, AUA
Robust Estimation of Sparse Covariance Matrices


10:30am to 11:00am Naira Hovakimyan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
VR Environment for the Study of Collocated Interaction between Small UAVs and Humans


11:00am to 11:15am     coffee break
11:15am to 11:45am Harutyun Khachatryan, Mesrop Markosyan, Yerevan Physics Institute
Data Science in Physics Experiments
11:45am to 12:15am Gor Vardanyan, FimeTech
Using Deep Learning in BLE-based Indoor Positioning System
12:15am to 12:45am Hovnatan Karapetyan, Hrant Khachatryan, Naira Hovakimyan, IntelinAir
Agriculture Analytics Using Aerial Imagery
12:45am to 1:30pm     lunch break

Data Analytics in Business

    Session Chair – Vahe Movsisyan, AUA, Central Bank of Armenia
1:30pm to 2:00pm Hrant Davtyan, AUA
Business analytics using BetaGeometric/Negative Binomial Distribution
2:00pm to 2:30pm Vahe Movsisyan, AUA, Central Bank of Armenia
Big Data/Data Mining Projects in Central Banks


2:3opm to 3:00pm Vazgen Hakobjanyan, Teamable
Building a Data Science Team in Armenia
3:00pm to 3:15pm     coffee break

Data Science Infrastructure

    Session Chair – Harut Martirosyan, PicsArt
3:15pm to 3:45pm Arnak Poghosyan, Ashot Harutyunyan, and Naira Grigoryan, VMware, Inc
Management of Modern Data Centers by Data Science Approaches
3:45pm to 4:15pm Harut Martirosyan, PicsArt
Modern Big-Data Infrastructure
4:15pm to 4:45pm Gurgen Khachatryan, Martun Karapetyan, AUA
Secure Search in the Cloud: Challenges and Directions of Research
4:45pm to 5:15pm Hrachya Ascatryan, IPIA, NAS, RA
Energy Consumption Optimization in Cloud and HPC Data Centers


Tuesday, May 23

Natural Language Processing

    Session Chair Adam Mathias Bittlingmayer, SignalN
9:00am to 9:30am Adam Mathias Bittlingmayer, SignalN
Machine Intelligence for Human Language


9:30am to 10:00am Tigran Galstyan, YerevaNN
Automatic Transliteration Using LSTM Networks
10:00am to 10:30am Shahe Jokarian, Teamable
Predicting Key Terms from Unstructured Job Descriptions
10:30am to 11am Narek Hovsepyan, Teamable
Improving Search Quality with Machine Learning
11am to 11:15am     coffee break

Big Data in Biomedicine

    Session Chair – Arsen Arakelyan,  IMB, NAS, RA
11:15 am to 11:45am Hrayr Harutyunyan, Hrant Khachatryan, YerevaNN
Clinical Time Series Prediction on MIMIC-III Data


 11:45am to 12:15pm Arsen Arakelyan, Institute of Molecular Biology
Big Data Issues in Bioinformatics and Translational Medicine
12:15pm to 12:45pm Karen Hambardzumyan, YerevaNN
Extracting Biomolecular Interactions from Text using Deep Learning