Plenary Sessions

Ichiro Satoh Mobile Agent: Lost Agent Technology. Why could Mobile Agents be in Practice?
Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00, Auditório Magno

Alexander V. Smirnov, Context-Aware Decision Support in Socio-Cyberphysical Systems: from Smart Space-Based Applications to Human-Computer Cloud Services
Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00, Auditório Magno

Paulo Leitão, Industrial Agents in the Context of Industry 4.0
Friday, 23th June, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00, Auditório Magno

Main Track

Session 1

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H202

Chair: Miguel Rocha (Universidade do Minho, Porto)

  • S2P: a desktop application for fast and easy processing of 2D-gel and MALDI-based mass spectrometry protein data - Hugo López-Fernández, Jose E. Araújo, Daniel Glez-Peña, Miguel Reboiro-Jato, Florentino Fdez-Riverola, José L. Capelo-Martínez
  • Automated collection and sharing of adaptive amino acid changes data - Noé Vázquez, Cristina P. Vieira, Bárbara S. R. Amorim, André Torres, Hugo López-Fernández, Florentino Fdez-Riverola, José L. R. Sousa, Miguel Reboiro-Jato, Jorge Vieira
  • ROC632: An Overview - Catarina Santos and Ana Cristina Braga
  • Improving document prioritization for protein-protein interaction extraction using shallow linguistics and word embeddings - Sérgio Matos
  • Towards trustworthy predictions of conversion from mild cognitive impairment to dementia: a conformal prediction approach - Telma Pereira, Sandra Cardoso, Dina Silva, Alexandre de Mendonça, Manuela Guerreiro, Sara C. Madeira
  • Metadata Analyser: measuring metadata quality - Bruno Inácio, João D. Ferreira, Francisco M. Couto
  • Vascular Contraction Model Based on Multi-agent Systems - J. A. Rincon, Guerra-Ojeda Sol, V. Julian, C. Carrascosa

Session 2

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H202

Chair: Sérgio Matos (University of Porto, Portugal)

  • UV-Vis spectrophotometry and chemometrics as tools for recognition of the biochemical profiles of organic banana peels (Musa sp.) according to the seasonality in southern Brazil - Susane Lopes, Rodolfo Moresco, Luiz Augusto Martins Peruch, Miguel Rocha, Marcelo Maraschin
  • Cryfa: a tool to compact and encrypt FASTA files - Diogo Pratas, Morteza Hosseini, Armando J. Pinho
  • How can photo sharing inspire sharing genomes? - Vinicius V. Cogo and Alysson Bessani and Francisco M. Couto and Margarida Gama-Carvalho and Maria Fernandes, Paulo Esteves-Verissimo
  • Anthropometric Data Analytics: a Portuguese Case Study - António Barata, Lucília Carvalho, Francisco M Couto
  • Skin Temperature Monitoring to Avoid Foot Lesions in Diabetic Patients - A. Queiruga Dios, J. Bullón Pérez, A. Hernández Encinas, J. Martín-Vaquero, A. Martínez Nova, J. Torreblanca González
  • Multidimensional Feature Selection and Interaction Mining with Decision Tree based ensemble methods - Lukasz Krol, Jonna Polanska
  • Mitosis detection in breast cancer using superpixels and ensemble classifiers - César A. Ortiz Toro, Consuelo Gonzalo Martín, Angel García Pedrero, Alejandro Rodriguez Gonzalez, Ernestina Menasalvas

Session 3

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room H202

Chair: Francisco Couto (University of Lisbon, Portugal)

  • Improving prognostic prediction from Mild Cognitive Impairment to Alzheimer’s disease using genetic algorithms - Francisco L. Ferreira, Sandra Cardoso, Dina Silva, Manuela Guerreiro, Alexandre de Mendonça, Sara C. Madeira
  • Classification tools for carotenoid content estimation in Manihot esculenta via metabolomics and machine learning - Rodolfo Moresco, Telma Afonso, Virgílio G. Uarrota, Bruno Bachiega Navarro, Eduardo da C. Nunes, Miguel Rocha & Marcelo Maraschin
  • Influence of solar radiation on the production of secondary me-tabolites in three rice (Oryza sativa) cultivars - Eva Regina Oliveira, Ester Wickert, Fernanda Ramlov, Rodolfo Moresco, Larissa Simão, Bruno B. Navarro, Claudia Bauer, Débora Cabral, Miguel Rocha, Marcelo Maraschin
  • An Automated Colourimetric Test by Computational Chromaticity Analysis: A case study of Tuberculosis Test - Marzia Hoque Tania, K.T. Lwin, Kamal AbuHassan, Noremylia Mohd Bakhori, Umi Zulaikha Mohd Azmi, Nor Azah Yusof, M.A. Hossain
  • Characterization of the chemical composition of banana peels from Southern Brazil across the seasons using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and chemometrics - Sara Cardoso, Marcelo Maraschin, Luiz Augusto Martins Peruch, Miguel Rocha, Aline Pereira

Session 4

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H202

Chair: Daniel Glez-Peña (University of Vigo, Spain)

  • Processing 2D gel electrophoresis images for efficient Gaussian mixture modeling - Michal Marczyk
  • Topological sequence segments discriminate between class C GPCR subtypes - Caroline König, René Alquézar, Alfredo Vellido, Jesús Giraldo
  • Study of the Epigenetic Signals in the Human Genome - Susana Ferreira, Vera Afreixo, Gabriela Moura
  • Development of text mining tools for information retrieval from patents - Tiago Alves, Rúben Rodrigues, Hugo Costa, Miguel Rocha
  • Biomedical word sense disambiguation with word embeddings - Rui Antunes, Sérgio Matos
  • An App Supporting The Self-Management Of Tinnitus - Chamoso Pablo, De La Prieta Fernando, Eibenstein Alberto, Tizio Angelo, Vittorini Pierpaolo
  • A critical evaluation of automatic Atom Mapping algorithms and tools - Nuno Osório, Paulo Vilaça, Miguel Rocha

Session 5

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H202

Chair: Miguel Reboiro-Jato (University of Vigo, Spain)

  • Multi-Enzyme Pathway Optimisation Through Star-Shaped Reachable Sets - Stanislav Mazurenko, Jiri Damborsky, Zbynek Prokop
  • Reverse Inference in Symbolic Systems Biology - Beatriz Santos-Buitrago, Adri an Riesco, Merrill Knapp, Gustavo Santos-García, Carolyn Talcott
  • A normalisation strategy to optimally design experiments in computational biology - Míriam R. García, Antonio A. Alonso, Eva Balsa-Canto
  • Reproducibility of finding enriched gene sets in biological data analysis - Joanna Zyla, Michal Marczyk, Joanna Polanska
  • K-means clustering with infinite feature selection for classification tasks in gene expression data - Muhammad Akmal Remli, Kauthar Mohd Daud, Nies Hui Wen, Mohd Saberi Mohamad, Safaai Deris, Sigeru Omatu, Kohbalan Moorthy, Mohd Arfian Ismai
  • Classification of colorectal cancer using clustering and feature selection approaches - Nies Hui Wen, Kauthar Mohd Daud, Muhammad Akmal Remli, Mohd Saberi Mohamad, Safaai Deris, Sigeru Omatu, Shahreen Kasim, Ghazali Sulong
  • On the role of inverted repeats in DNA sequence similarity - Morteza Hosseini, Diogo Pratas, Armando J. Pinho

Session 6

Friday, 22nd June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H202

Chair: Florentino Fdez-Riverola (University of Vigo, Spain)

  • QmihR: pipeline for quantification of microbiome in human RNA-seq - Bruno Cavadas, Joana Ferreira, Rui Camacho, Nuno A. Fonseca, Luisa Pereira
  • Novel method of identifying DNA methylation fingerprint of Acute Myeloid Leukaemia - Agnieszka Cecotka, Joanna Polanska
  • Cloud-Assisted Read Alignment and Privacy - Maria Fernandes, Jérémie Decouchant, Francisco M. Couto, Paulo Esteves-Verissimo
  • An Ensemble Approach for Gene Selection in Gene Expression Data - José A. Castellanos-Garzón, Juan Ramos, Daniel López-Sánchez, Juan F. de Paz
  • Dissimilar Symmetric Word Pairs in the Human Genome - Ana Helena Tavares, Jakob Raymaekers, Peter J. Rousseeuw, Raquel M. Silva, Carlos A. C. Bastos, Armando Pinho, Paula Brito, Vera Afreixo
  • Substitutional tolerant Markov models for relative compression of DNA sequences - Diogo Pratas, Morteza Hosseini, Armando J. Pinho

Doctoral consortium

Organizer: Isabel Praça (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

Session 1: Algorithms, Multiagent systems and Large-scale systems

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room H309

Chair: Isabel Praça (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

  • Self-healing mechanism over the cloud on interaction layer for AALs using HARMS - Mauricio Gomez, Abdelghani Chibani, Yacine Amirat, Eric T. Matson
  • Acceleration of Dissimilarity-based Classification Algorithms using Multi-core Computation - Ana-Lorena Uribe-Hurtado, Mauricio Orozco-Alzate
  • New perspectives in the study of Advanced Persistent Threats - Santiago Quintero Bonilla, Angel Martín Del Rey, Araceli Queiruga-Dios
  • Multi-agent Web Recommender System for online educational environments - Joaquim Neto
  • Towards Modelling Organisational Dynamics for Large-Scale Multiagent Systems - Bogdan Okreša Ðuric
  • Active ageing agents - Alfredo Carvalho
  • Malware Propagation Software for Wireless Sensor Networks - Farrah Kristel Batista, Ángel Martín Del Rey, Araceli Queiruga-Dios
  • Rethinking posts through emotion awareness - Guillem Aguado Sarrió, Vicente Javier Julián Inglada, Ana María García Fornes

Session 2: Energy Management

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room H424

Chair: Goreti Marreiros (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

  • Decision support for smart grid planning and operation considering reliability and all available resources - Bruno Canizes, Zita Vale
  • Decision Support for Agents’ Participation in Electricity Markets - Ricardo Faia, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale
  • Decision Support System for the Negotiation of Bilateral Contracts in Electricity Markets - Francisco Silva, Tiago Pinto, Isabel Praça, Zita Vale
  • Organization-based Multi-Agent System of Local Electricity Market: Bottom-Up Approach - Amin Shokri Gazafroudi, Francisco Prieto-Castrillo, Tiago Pinto, Juan Manuel Corchado
  • µGIM – Microgrids Intelligent Management System Based on a Multi-agent Approach and the Active Participation on Demand Response- Luis Gomes, Zita Vale
  • Remuneration and Tariffs in the Context of Virtual Power Players - Ana Catarina Ribeiro, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, Jose Baptista
  • Real-Time Implementation of Demand Response Programs Based on Open ADR Technology - Omid Abrishambaf, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale
  • Big Data in efficient Smart Grids management - Eugénia Vinagre, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, Carlos Ramos
  • Ontologies for the Interoperability of Heterogeneous Multi-Agent Systems in the scope of Energy and Power Systems - Gabriel Santos, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale

Session 3: Big Data, Smart cities and Industry 4.0

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 12.45 - 13.30, Room H309

Chair: Tiago Pinto (University of Salamanca, Spain)

  • A Study on IoT Technologies in Smart Cities (An Exploratory Study in India) - Somayya Madakam
  • Pattern extraction for the design of predictive models in Industry 4.0 - Ines Sitton, Juan Manuel Corchado, Sara Rodriguez
  • Challenges in Smart Spaces: Aware of users, preferences, behaviours and habits - Pedro Oliveira, Paulo Novais, Paulo Matos
  • Tackling the interleaving problem in activity discovery - Eoin Rogers, Robert Ross, John Kelleher

Session 4: Simulation and communications

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 15.45 - 16.30, Room H202

Chair: Pedro Faria (Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal)

  • An actor-based bottom-up simulation aid for complex dynamic decision making - Souvik Barat
  • Tools Control Center to Enable the Joint Simulation of Multi-Agent Systems - Brigida Teixeira, Tiago Pinto, Gabriel Santos, Isabel Praça, Zita Vale
  • On the optimal NFVI-PoP placement for SDN-enabled 5G networks - Alejandro Santoyo-González, Cristina Cervelló-Pastor
  • Multi-agent Based Uncoordinated Channel Hopping in the IEEE 802.15.4e - Aydin Homay, Mario De Sousa, Luis Almeida, Antonio Martins, Eugénio Oliveira