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Inauguration Function - Ohio Center of Excellence in Knowledge-Enabled Computing at Wright State (Kno.e.sis)


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Inauguration Function - Ohio Center of Excellence in Knowledge-Enabled Computing at Wright State (Kno.e.sis)

  1. 1. SCHEDULE<br /><ul><li>8:30am-8:55am CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
  2. 2. 9:00am-10:15am INAUGURATION CEREMONY(Endeavor Room, Student Union)</li></ul>- Chancellor of University System of Ohio, Eric Fingerhut<br /><ul><li>President of Wright State University, Dr. David R. Hopkins
  3. 3. Techincal Introduction of Knoesis (Dr.AmitSheth– Director, and the team)
  4. 4. 10:15am-11:15am CAREER PANEL (Endeavor Room, Student Union)
  5. 5. Professor Ahmed Elmagarmid, Purdue University
  6. 6. Dr. Daniel Gruhl, IBM, Research
  7. 7. Dr. PankajMehra, HP Labs
  8. 8. Dr. Daniel Serfati, Aptima
  9. 9. Dr. Harry Silver, LexisNexis
  10. 10. 11:15am-12:00pm POSTERS/DEMOS
  11. 11. Twitris, Cuebee, Scooner, Sensor Web etc
  12. 12. 2:00pm-3:00pm Technical Talk I</li></ul>- Semantic Supercomputing<br /><ul><li>Dan Gruhl, Room 365, Joshi Center</li></li></ul><li>Ohio Center of Excellence on Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />Amit Sheth, Director<br />
  13. 13. Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />scientiapotentiaest<br />Knowledge is Power <br />Francis Bacon, 1597<br />…established and popularized deductive methodologies for scientific inquiry<br />3<br />
  14. 14. Ohio Center of Excellence<br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />Our society has progressed from <br />Agriculture <br />Industrial<br />Service<br />Knowledge<br /><br /><br /><br />… we live in a Knowledge Society<br />4<br />
  15. 15. Knowledge Economy<br />As the economies have transformed ….<br />… new era … where the principal component of <br />value creation, productivity and economic growth is <br />knowledge. Florida & Kenny 91<br />5<br />
  16. 16. Knowledge Economy<br />Thousands<br />knowledge-intensive services are leading the all sector in job creation, R&D spending, average wages and growth.<br />6<br />
  17. 17. Knowledge Economy<br />Exploitation of Knowledge for improving human experience/effectiveness, social and economic gains<br />Computer + Human Knowledge (knowledge discovery, insight)<br />Computer + Collective Action Collective Intelligence (Knowledge)<br />Computer (IR,ML,NLP) + Knowledge = (better extraction, next gen search) learning, insight<br />Humanknowledge + Computer Representation = Situated Cognition<br />Computer + Human + Knowledge(better) Interaction, (improved) Human Experience, (higher) Productivity<br />7<br />
  18. 18. Knowledge Services<br />Creation and exploitation of Knowledge for improving human experience/effectiveness, social and economic gains<br />Computer + Human Knowledge (knowledge discovery, insight)<br />Computer + Collective Action  Collective Intelligence<br />Computer (IR,ML,NLP) + Knowledge = (better) learning (extraction, search…)<br />Humanknowledge+ Computer Representation = Situated Cognition<br />Computer + Human + Knowledge <br />(better) Interaction, (improved) Human Experience, (higher) Productivity<br />8<br />
  19. 19. affects<br />Migraine<br />Magnesium<br />Stress<br />isa<br />inhibit<br />Knowledge discovery<br />Patient<br />Calcium Channel <br />Blockers<br />2D-3D & Immersive Visualization, Human Computer Interfaces<br />Impacting bottom line<br />Domain Models/Knowledge<br />Structured text (Scientific publications / white papers)<br />Biomedical Knowledge Discovery,<br />Knowledge <br />Management & Visualization<br />SEMANTICS, MEANING PROCESSING<br />Patterns / Inference / Reasoning<br />Meta data / Semantic Annotations<br />Search and browsing<br />Metadata Extraction/Semantic Annotations<br />Massive amounts of data<br />Clinical Trial Data<br />Experimental <br />Results<br />Public domain knowledge (PubMed)<br />9<br />
  20. 20. Kno.e.sis’ leadership in semantic processing will contribute to basic theory about computation and cognitive systems, and address pressing practical problems associated with productive thinking in the face of an explosion of data.<br />Kno.e.sis intends to lead a march from information age to meaning age.<br />Kno.e.sis Vision<br />10<br />
  21. 21. Why Kno.e.sis?<br /><ul><li>We have exciting vision built on cutting edge research and technology
  22. 22. We incorporate synergy to carry out exceptional vision
  23. 23. We are world class – and recognized as such
  24. 24. Our track record shows we can succeed
  25. 25. We target the growth aspect of economy and regional/state needs</li></ul>11<br />
  26. 26. Globally Competitive Careers and Economic Development<br />Dayton Region Companies<br />WPAFB Directorates<br />Human Effectiveness<br />Sensor<br />Woolpert<br />REI Tech, Aptima<br />Tech^Edge<br />SAIC<br />LexisNexis<br />Knowledge Workers, Products, Services and Applications<br />Human Sciences<br /> & Health Care<br />Advanced Data Management<br />Defense/Aerospace R & D<br />Application to Regional Industry Cluster<br />daytaOhio – a WCI<br />Kno.e.sis+Faculty Strengths<br /><ul><li>Visualization and Data Mgt Infrastructure
  27. 27. Consulting and Technology Transfer
  28. 28. Cognitive Science & Human Factors
  29. 29. Data Analysis/Mining/Visualization
  30. 30. Info. & Knowledge Mgmt
  31. 31. Web 3.0 (Semantics, Services, Sensors)
  32. 32. Virtual Worlds, Social Computing
  33. 33. High Performance/Cloud Computing
  34. 34. Bioinformatics/Biomedicine, Healthcare</li></ul>Academic Research and Infrastructure<br />12<br />
  35. 35. 13<br />
  36. 36. Significant Infrastructure<br />Whole-Body Laser <br />Range Scanner<br />VERITAS<br />stereoscopic 3D <br />visualization<br />NMR<br />AVL<br />14<br />
  37. 37. Exceptional<br />Regional Collaboration<br /><ul><li>At least 6 active projects with AFRL/WPAFB
  38. 38. Human Effectiveness Directorate
  39. 39. Sensors Directorate </li></ul>15<br />
  40. 40. Exceptional<br />National Collaboration<br /><ul><li>Univ. of Georgia, Stanford, Purdue, OSU, Ohio U., Indiana U. UC-Irvine, Michigan State U., Army, W3C
  41. 41. Microsoft, IBM, HP, Google</li></ul>16<br />
  42. 42. Exceptional<br />International Collaboration<br /><ul><li>U. Manchester, TU-Copenhagen, TU-Delft, DERI (Ireland), Max-Planck Institute, U. Melbourne, U Queensland, NICTA-Australia,CSIRO, DA-IICT (India)</li></ul>17<br />
  43. 43. Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />Knowledge & Next Generation of the Web<br />Web has become the core infrastructure for the knowledge economy<br />Web 1.0: Web of Documents and Media<br />Web 2.0: Web of People<br />Web 3.0: Web of Meaning<br />MeenaNagarajan<br />Advanced Data Management<br />
  44. 44. KNOWLEDGE EXTRACTION<br />“Human Cognition” AND Psychology AND Neuroscience?<br />19<br />
  45. 45. Harvesting Community Knowledge & Scientific Corpus<br />“Human Cognition” AND Psychology AND Neuroscience<br />20<br />
  46. 46. Human Performance &<br />Cognition Ontology<br />“Human Cognition” AND Psychology AND Neuroscience<br />21<br />
  48. 48. DataExploration on the Web<br />Utilizes semantic information from domain models to guide user interaction <br /><ul><li>“PTEN protein could inhibit cell invasion even in the presence of ... epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)” [PMID: 15986432]
  49. 49. “EGF and hypoxia induce CXCR4 in non-small cell lung cancer...” [PMID:15802268]</li></ul>Record navigation trail: <br /><ul><li>EGFR  induces  CXCR4</li></ul>23<br />
  50. 50. The Memex Vision<br /> [Vannevar Bush]<br />Of now the human brain navigates an information space …<br />“It operates by association. With one item in its grasp, it snaps instantly to the next that is suggested by the association of thoughts, in accordance with some intricate web of trails carried by the cells of the brain.”<br />24<br />
  51. 51. Cuebee and Scooner<br />Shared as open source, with demos online.<br />25<br />
  52. 52. Ohio Center of Excellence <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing <br />SEMANTIC SENSOR WEB<br />26<br />
  53. 53. <br />Semantic Sensor Web<br />Utilizes semantic technologies for situational awareness<br />Data Storage<br />(Raw Data, XML, RDF)<br />Semantic Analysis and Query<br />Feature Extraction and Entity Detection<br />Semantic<br />Annotation<br />Sensor Data Collection<br />Ontologies<br /><ul><li> Space Ontology
  54. 54. Time Ontology
  55. 55. Situation Theory Ontology
  56. 56. Domain Ontology </li></ul>27<br />
  57. 57. Ohio Center of Excellence <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />SEMANTIC SOCIAL WEB<br />
  58. 58. Everyone Wants to talk …and be heard!<br />Hundreds and thousands of tweets, facebook posts, blogs about a single event, multiple narratives, strong opinions, breaking news..<br />29<br />
  59. 59. TWITRIS : Twitter+Tetris<br />Our attempt to help you keep up with citizen observations on Twitter<br />WHAT are people saying, WHEN, from WHERE<br />Puts citizen reports in context for you by overlaying it with news, wikipedia articles!<br />30<br />
  60. 60. 31<br />
  61. 61. Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />Biomedical & Health Sciences<br />From data to understanding<br />Mike Raymer<br />Many biomedical collaborations: Nick Reo, Toxicology; Tim Cope, Neuroscience;<br />Jerry Alter, Protein Science; Oleg Paliey, Microbiolgy and health<br />Many health care collaborations: Kate Cauley, Center for Healthy Communities; UC-Irvine – Emergency health, Sonia Michail, obesity & intestinal health; Bradley Jacobs, human health<br />Human Sciences<br /> & Health Care<br />
  62. 62. Biomedical & Health Sciences<br />From data to understanding<br />33<br />
  63. 63. Computation & Life Science<br />Publication/Funding Trends<br />Perez-Iratxeta, C. et al. Brief Bioinform 2007 8:88-95; doi:10.1093/bib/bbl035<br />34<br />
  64. 64. Biomedical & Health Sciences<br />From data to understanding<br /><ul><li>Toxicology
  65. 65. Neuroscience
  66. 66. Protein science
  67. 67. Pediatrics
  68. 68. Clinical psychology
  69. 69. Obesity
  70. 70. Krohn’s disease
  71. 71. Treating Schizophrenia
  72. 72. Emergency Health</li></ul>35<br />
  73. 73. Cross-disciplinary workHow we do it<br /><ul><li>Determine whether exposure has occurred
  74. 74. Including low-dose exposure
  75. 75. Predict downstream outcome
  76. 76. Organ/system toxicity vs. recovery
  77. 77. Using easily deployable tests
  78. 78. Blood, urine, etc.</li></ul>36<br />
  79. 79. Cross-disciplinary workHow we do it - 2<br />37<br />
  80. 80. Nationwide Health<br />CDC<br />VA<br />IHS<br />DoD<br />SSA<br />State and Local Gov<br />Health Bank orPHR Support Organization<br />Community Health Centers<br />Community #1<br />Labs<br />As part of Nationwide Health Information Network effort, Center for Healthy Communities (CHC) will use its HIExTM system, supported through Wright State HealthLink and medical providers to electronically transmit data from their certified EHRs to the Social Security Administration (SSA). This will improved quality of care through analysis of large data sets documenting treatments and outcomes. Knoesis will be in the forefront creating the systems intelligence to better understand this complex, integrated information both at the individual provider level and in the realm of population health. CHC received ~1M contact from SSA.<br />IntegratedDelivery System<br />Pharmacies<br />Community #2<br />38<br />
  81. 81. Biomedical & Health Sciences<br />From data to understanding<br />Data<br />Information<br />Understanding<br />39<br />
  82. 82. Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />Cognitive Science & applications to Human Effectiveness<br />John Flach<br />Defense/Aerospace R & D<br />
  83. 83. Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />
  84. 84. Brightest Idea Award:National Center for Technology Innovation<br />42<br />
  85. 85. VERITAS Robert Gilkey<br />43<br />
  86. 86. Cognitive Systems Engineering<br />44<br />
  87. 87. Cognitive Systems Engineering<br />45<br />
  88. 88. GRAPHICAL INTERFACESKevin Bennett<br />46<br />
  89. 89. Total Energy Path Display<br />47<br />
  90. 90. Pasteur’s QuadrantDonald Stokes (1997)<br />48<br />
  91. 91. Putting Humans Into Control<br />Samuel Pierpont Langley<br />49<br />
  92. 92. Regional Impact<br />Collaboration by daytaOhio and the Dayton Development Coalition to Leverage Kno.e.sis<br />Terry Rapoch – President/CEO daytaOhio<br /> Jim Leftwich – CEO Dayton Development Coalition<br />50<br />
  93. 93. Regional Development Model<br />Defense/Aerospace R & D<br />Knoesis <br />Advanced Data Management<br />Human Sciences<br /> & Health Care<br />51<br />
  94. 94. Collaboration Objectives<br /><ul><li>Complement the knoesis Center in two ways that are consistent with daytaOhio’s vision and regional role
  95. 95. Expanding the scope of R&D into knowledge services
  96. 96. Identifying opportunities to commercialize the knowledge services developed by Kno.e.sis
  97. 97. Enhance the impact of Kno.e.sis on regional economic development
  98. 98. Attracting more research funding and talent
  99. 99. Providing commercial channel for knoesis innovations
  100. 100. Supporting knowledge base start ups
  101. 101. Bringing new products and service to existing businesses </li></ul>52<br />
  102. 102. Process<br /><ul><li>Continue to develop initial opportunities with LexisNexis
  103. 103. Catalog knoesis Intellectual Property available for commercialization
  104. 104. Qualify additional partners in the region working with Dayton Development Coalition
  105. 105. Expand role of Knoesis in regional opportunities cyberspace and human effectiveness</li></ul>53<br />
  106. 106. Partners<br />AFRL/HPW-RHCB/WSU<br />SAIC <br /><ul><li>Sensor web</li></ul>Kettering/Siemens<br /><ul><li>Image knowledge extraction</li></ul>LexisNexis<br /><ul><li>Ontology, semantics browsers </li></ul>Ohio IT Alliance/Point Energy Solutions<br /><ul><li> Knowledge extraction
  107. 107. Researchand development
  108. 108. Evaluation of systems and process using Virtual Reality
  109. 109. Integration of sensors into immersive visualizations
  110. 110. Medical – post processing of images into immersive environments
  111. 111. Commercial direction
  112. 112. Integration, knowledge services IP
  113. 113. Data center energy </li></ul>54<br />
  114. 114. Advisory Board<br />55<br />
  115. 115. Board of Advisor’s View<br />Prof. Ahmed Elmagarmid<br />Cyber Center – Discovery Park<br />Purdue University<br />Ohio Center of Excellence on <br />Knowledge-Enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis)<br />
  116. 116. Faculty<br /><ul><li>Over 2,000 citations per faculty, around 1,000 refereed publications – comparable to any excellent group; granted 74 PhDs, $50 million in cumulative funding
  117. 117. Prof. Sheth among the most cited Computer Science authors in the world today(top 30 based on h-index)
  118. 118. Prof. Bennett & Flach’s paper declared as one of most influential papers published in over 50 years in Journal of Human Factors; Prof. Raymer’s paper was cited in a US Supreme Court decision
  119. 119. Kno.e.sis has attracted top-notch faculty
  120. 120. High quality funding: NIH, NSF, AFRL…..innovation grants: Microsoft Research, Google, IBM Research, HP labs
  121. 121. Entrepreneurship experience – launched several companies</li></ul>57<br />
  122. 122. Funding (7 faculty)<br />58<br />
  123. 123. Funding<br />Starting with current active funds of $8-10 million (supporting research of 15 faculty and 45+ funded grad students & postdocs) <br />Kno.e.sis anticipates growing to $13 million in 5 years and $19.5 million in 10 years (25 faculty plus 75 researchers)<br />59<br />
  124. 124. World Class Students<br /><ul><li>Meena Nagarajan gave a keynote at an international workshop– unheard of for a PhD student
  125. 125. Satya, Cory, Karthikorganized international workshops
  126. 126. Six of the senior PhD students: 84 papers, 43 program committees, contributed to winning NIH and NSF grants.
  127. 127. LyubomirZagorchev, a recent alumni invited to give a talk at Harvard.
  128. 128. Students interned at & collaborated with the very best places: Microsoft Research, Yahoo! Research, IBM Research, HP Labs, NLM, …and filed for 6 patents in 2 years</li></ul>60<br />
  129. 129. Opportunities <br />and Challenges<br />Noteworthy<br /><ul><li>Possibly the largest or second largest academic research group in the US in Semantic Web (key enabler of Web 3.0)
  130. 130. World class faculty and students
  131. 131. Regional, National and International Collaborations and Leadership (eg W3C)
  132. 132. Recognition of the opportunity from the University leadership</li></ul>Adequate but will need to grow to support growth<br /><ul><li>Infrastructure (computing, space)
  133. 133. Managing director, Professional Grant Writers/pre-award/post award teams
  134. 134. Faculty lines – allocate new lines where there is excellence</li></ul>61<br />
  135. 135. Metrics<br />How we propose to benchmark/evaluate the progress?<br /><ul><li>Recognition & Visibility (be #1, 2, or 3 in US)
  136. 136. Funding (200% of averages in respective unit; over average of COE’s at tier 1 institutions)
  137. 137. Student Achievements (15 to 20% above national &regional averages for salaries, placement in top 20% of high value jobs)
  138. 138. Faculty Achievements (publications at 200% of respective units)
  139. 139. Collaborations
  140. 140. Economic Impact</li></ul>62<br />
  141. 141. 63<br />Students<br />Faculty<br />Infrastructure<br />&<br />Commitment<br />Funding<br />
  142. 142. Kno.e.sis - information age to meaning age<br />Career panel next …<br />64<br />
  143. 143. PanelWhat are exciting and emerging areas for careers? And how to prepare yourself for one?<br />Prof. Ahmed Elmagarmid, Purdue University<br />Dr. Daniel Gruhl, IBM, Research<br />Dr. PankajMehra, HP Labs<br />Dr. Daniel Serfati, Aptima<br />Dr. Harry Silver, LexisNexis<br />
  144. 144. Demos andPostersnow<br />