Eleventh International Workshop on
Real-Time Business Intelligence and Analytics

August 28, 2017 - Munich, Germany

The first of the second decade of bridging Academic and Industrial Innovation!


8:30 - 8:45 Welcome Remarks
By Malu Castellanos (Teradata Aster) & Panos K. Chrysanthis (University of Pittsburgh)
Opening Slides

8:45 - 10:00 Session 1: Stream Processing I
Session Chair: Damianos Chatziantoniou, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
Research Talk 1
"Self-Regulating Streaming Systems: Challenges and Opportunities"
Avrilia Floratou and Ashvin Agrawal (Microsoft, USA)
Research Talk 2
"Towards Dynamic Data Placement for Polystore Ingestion"
Jiang Du (University of Toronto), John Meehan (Brown Unniversity), Nesime Tatbul (Intel Labs and MIT) and Stan Zdonik (Brown Unniversity)
Research Talk 3
"Detection of Highly Correlated Live Data Streams"
Rakan Alseghayer (University of Pittsburgh), Daniel Petrov (University of Pittsburgh), Panos K. Chrysanthis (University of Pittsburgh), Mohamed A. Sharaf (The University of Queensland), and Alexandros Labrinidis (University of Pittsburgh)

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 Session 2: Stream Processing II
Session Chair: Panos K. Chrysanthis, University of Pittsburgh
Invited Talk
"The Past, Present and Future of Real-time Analytics"
Roger Rea, Senior Offering Manager at IBM Analytics Group
Industrial Talk
"Striim: A streaming analytics platform for real-time business decisions"
Alok Pareek, Bhushan Khaladkar, Rajkumar Sen, Basar Onat, Vijay Nadimpalli, Manish Agarwal, Nicholas Keene (Striim Inc.)

12:00 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 15:00 Session 3: Real-time Analytics
Session Chair: Nesime Tatbul, Intel Labs and MIT
Keynote Talk
"Towards Interactive Data Exploration"
Carsten Binnig, TU Darmstadt & Brown University
Research Talk 4
"Performing OLAP over Graph Data: Query Language, Implementation, and a Case Study"
Leticia Gómez (Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires), Bart Kuijpers (Hasselt University and Transnational University of Limburg), and Alejandro Vaisman (Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires)

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 - 17:30 Session 4: Interactive Exploration & Analytics
Session Chair: Malu Castellanos, Teradata Aster
Research Talk 5
"Towards Real-Time Road Traffic Analytics using Telco Big Data"
Constantinos Costa (University of Cyprus), Georgios Chatzimilioudis (University of Cyprus), Demetrios Zeinalipour-Yazti (University of Cyprus), and Mohamed F. Mokbel (University of Minnesota)
"The Need for Speed: Application Necessity, Nice-to-Have or Marketing Fluff?"
Moderator: Michael Franklin, University of Chicago
Panelists: Anastasia Ailamaki (EPFL, Switzerland), Gustavo Alonso (ETH, Switzerland),
Wei Hong (Google, USA), Tirthankar Lahiri (Oracle, USA), C Mohan (IBM, USA)
Closing Remarks