Kyoto University - Hong Kong Baptist University Joint Workshop on Field Informatics


Date: March 5 2012 (Monday)
Venue: RRS905, Sir Run Run Shaw Building, Ho Sin Hang Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
08:45 - 09:00 Onsite Registration
09:00 - 09:10 Opening
Prof. Rick Wong, Vice-President (Research and Development), HKBU
Keynote Session
09:10 - 10:00
Session Chair: Prof. Pong Chi YUEN
Bringing Informatics to Design
Prof. Toru ISHIDA, KyotoU
Challenges in Computational Epidemiology
Prof. Jiming LIU, HKBU
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
Session I
10:15 - 11:15
Session Chair: Dr. Haibo HU
Gaming : a Tool for Eliciting Multilogue Communication
Prof. Reiko HISHIYAMA, Waseda University
Do Actions Speak Louder than Voices? The Impact of Observational Learning and Electronic Word of Mouth on Consumer Purchase Decisions and the Moderating Role of Consumer Expertise and Consumer Involvement
11:15 - 11:30 Coffee Break
Session II
11:30 - 12:30
Session Chair: Dr. Bo XIAO
Multi-Agent Simulation for Analysis and Design
Dr. Hiromitsu HATTORI, KyotoU
Location-based Communications, Service and Privacy in Mobile Field
Dr. Hai LIU and Dr. Haibo HU, HKBU
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch (at Shiu Pong Hall)
Session III
14:00 - 15:30
Session Chair: Dr. Edmond HO
Ubiquitous Information Supports for Healthcare Service
Dr. Tomohiro KURODA, KyotoU
Clinical Research Database on Plural Medical Facilities
Dr. Naoto KUME, KyotoU
On Patient Journey Shortening and Bottleneck Identification in Human Communication Network
Dr. William CHEUNG, HKBU
15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break
Session IV
15:45 - 16:45
Session Chair: Dr. William CHEUNG
Analyzing a Buyout Option in Internet Auction
Dr. Shigeo MATSUBARA, KyotoU
Social Opinion Mining for Supporting Users' Complex Decision Making
16:45 - 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 - 18:00 Sharing Session