December 18, 2006


14:00 - 15:00: Invited talk


What is special about spatial data mining?

by Shashi Shekhar, University of Minnesota


15:00 - 16:00: Session A — Summarization and Compression


“Feature Subset Selection on Multivariate Time Series with Extremely Large Spatial

Features,” by Hyunjin Yoon and Cyrus Shahabi


“A Multi-resolution Compression Scheme for Efficient Window Queries over Road

Network Databases,” by Ali Khoshgozaran, Ali Khodaei, Mehdi Sharifzadeh, and Cyrus Shahabi


“Discovering and Summarising Regions of Correlated Spatio-temporal Change

in Evolving Graphs”, by Jeffrey Chan, James Bailey, and Christopher Leckie



16:00 - 16.30: coffee break


16:30 - 18.30: Session B — Potpourri


“Spatial Multidimensional Sequence Clustering,” by Ira Assent, Ralph Krieger, Boris Glavic, and Thomas Seidl


“Trajectory Analysis for Soccer Players,” by Chan-Hyun Kang, Jung-Rae Hwang, and Ki-Joune Li


“Context-Inclusive Approach to Speed-up Function Evaluation for Statistical Queries:

An Extended Abstract”, by Vijay Gandhi, James M. Kang, Shashi Shekhar, Junchang Ju, Eric D. Kolaczyk, and Sucharita Gopal


“Discovering Association Patterns in Large Spatio-temporal Databases,” by Eric M.H. Lee and Keith C.C. Chan


“k-STARs: Sequences of Spatio-temporal Association Rules”, by Florian Verhein


“Similarity of Temporal Query Logs Based on ARIMA Models,” by Ning Liu, Shuzhen Nong, Jun Yan, Benyu Zhang, Zheng Chen, and Ying Li