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WSOM 2014 program

WSOM 2014, 10th WORKSHOP ON SELF-ORGANIZING MAPS, 02-04 July 2014, Mittweida, Germany
Wednesday, July 2nd 2014   8:00 a.m.          Registration     9:00 a.m.          Opening SESSION I      SOM-Theory / Visualization     9:30 a.m. How Many Dissimilarity/Kernel Self Organizing Map Variants Do We Need? Video | Slides F. Rossi (France) - invited talk   10:30 a.m. Coffee   10:50 a.m. Dynamic Formation of Self-Organizing Maps Video | Slides J. Fix (France)   11:15 a.m. MS-SOM: Magnitude Sensitive Self-Organizing Maps Video | Slides E. Pelayo and D. Buldain (Spain)   11:40 a.m. Bagged Kernel SOM Video | Slides J. Mariette, J. Boelaert, M. Olteanu and N. Villa-Vialaneix (France)   12:05 a.m. Probability Ridges and Distortion Flows: Visualizing   Multivariate Time Series Using a Variational Bayesian   Manifold Learning Method Video | Slides A. Tosi (Spain), I. Olier (UK) and A. Vellido (Spain)   12:30 a.m. Short Review of Dimensionality Reduction Methods Based on Stochastic Neighbor Embedding Video | Slides D. H. Peluo-Ordóñez, J. A. Lee and M. Verleysen (Belgium)     1:00 p.m. Lunch   SESSION II      Prototype Based Classification   2:30 p.m. Attention Based Classification Learning in GLVQ and Asymmetric Classification Error Assessment Video | Slides M. Kaden, W. Hermann and T. Villmann (Germany)   2:55 p.m. Visualization and Classification of DNA Sequences Using Pareto Learning Self Organizing Maps Based on Frequency and Correlation Coefficient Video | Slides H. Dozono (Japan)   3:20 p.m. Probabilistic Prototype Classification Using t-norms Video | Slides T. Geweniger, F.-M. Schleif and T. Villmann (Germany)   3:45 p.m. Rejection Strategies for Learning Vector Quantization - a Comparison of Probabilistic and Deterministic Approaches Video | Slides L. Fischer, D. Nebel, T. Villmann, B. Hammer and H. Wersing (Germany)       Posterspotligths (WSOM/MiWoCI) Video   4:15 p.m. Comparison of Spectrum Cluster Analysis with PCA and Spherical SOM and Related Issues Not Amenable to PCA Slides M. Ohkita, H. Tokutaka and K. Yoshihara (Japan)   4:16 p.m. Exploiting the Structures of the U-matrix J. Lötsch and A. Ultsch (Germany)   4:17 p.m. Partial Mutual Information for Classification Analysis of Gene Expression Data by Learning Vector Quantization Slides M. Lange, D. Nebel and T. Villmann (Germany)   4:18 p.m. Composition of Learning Patterns Using Spherical Self- Organizing Maps in Image Analysis with Subspace Classifier Slides N. Matsuda, F. Tajima and H. Sato (Japan)   4:19 p.m. Self-Organizing Map for the Prize-Collecting Traveling Salesman Problem Slides J. Faigl (Czech Republic) and G. Hollinger (USA)   4:22 p.m. Learning Algorithms for Non Standard Metrics Slides F.-M. Schleif (Germany)   4:23 p.m. Interpretation of Linear Mappings   Employing L1 Regularization Slides A. Schulz, D. Hofmann, M. Biehl   and B. Hammer (Germany/Netherlands)   4:24 p.m. Information Theoretic Novelty Detection Slides P. Stürmer, T. Villmann (Germany)   4:25 p.m. The Significance Degree Calculation   Among The Data Components Is OK   Only By Once SOM learning Slides H. Tokutaka, M. Ohkita, M. Ohki   and M. Oyabu (Japan)   4:26 p.m. ROC-Optimization in Learning   Vector Quantization Classifiers Slides M.Biehl, M. Kaden, P. Stürmer   and T. Villmann (Netherlands/Germany)     4:30 p.m. Coffee and Poster Session   6:00 p.m. Social Event I (Knigths Castle Kriebstein) Thursday, July 3rd 2014   8:00 a.m.          Registration SESSION I      Classification / Non-Standard Metrics     9:00 a.m. Prototype-based Classifiers and their Application in the Life   Sciences Video | Slides M. Biehl (Netherlands)- invited talk   10:00 a.m. Coffee   10:20 a.m. Generative Versus Discriminative Prototype Based Classification Video | Slides M. Riedel, D. Nebel, T. Villmann and B. Hammer (Germany)   10:45 a.m. Some Room for GLVQ: Semantic Labeling of Occupancy   Grid Maps Video | Slides S. Hellbach, M. Himstedt, F. Bahrmann, M. Riedel, T. Villmann and H.-J. Boehme (Germany)   11:10 a.m. Anomaly Detection Based on Confidence Intervals Using   SOM with an Application to Health Monitoring Video | Slides A. Bellas, C. Bouveyron, M. Cottrell and J. Lacaille (France)   11:35 a.m. RFSOM - Extending Self-Organizing Feature Maps with   Adaptive Metrics to Combine Spatial and Textural Features for Body Pose Estimation Video | Slides M. Klingner, S. Hellbach, M. Riedel, M. Kaden, T. Villmann and H.-J. Böhme (Germany)   12:00 a.m. Beyond Standard Metrics - On the Selection and   Combination of Distance Metrics for an Improved   Classification of Hyperspectral Data Video | Slides U. Knauer, A. Backhaus and U. Seiert(Germany)     12:30 a.m. Lunch   2:00 p.m. Social Event II (Steamboat Tour on Elbe/Dresden) and   Conference Dinner Friday, July 4th 2014   8:00 a.m.          Registration SESSION I      Application     9:00 a.m. The Sky Is Not the Limit Video Erzébet Merényi (USA)- invited talk   10:00 a.m. Coffee   10:20 a.m. Development of Target Reaching Gesture Map in the   Cortex and its Relation to the Motor Map: A Simulation   Study Video | Slides J. Yoo, J. Choi and Y. Choe (USA)   11:10 a.m. Text Mining of Life-Philosophical Insights Video T. Honkela, J. Korhonen, K. Lagus and E. Saarinen (Finland)   11:35 a.m. SOMbrero: an R Package for Numeric and Non-numeric   Self-Organizing Maps Video | Slides J. Boelaert, L. Bendhaiba, M. Olteanu and N. Villa-Vialaneix (France)     12:00 a.m. K-Nearest Neighbor Nonnegative Matrix Factorization for   Learning a Mixture of Local SOM Models Video | Slides D. Nova, P. Estevez and P. Huijse (Chile)     12:25 a.m. Closing   12:30 a.m. Lunch
Social Events
We would like to present the tentative schedule for WSOM 2014 (accepted contributions). This schedule is also available as pdf-version.