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Organized by:


I.S.I.R., Osaka University
Co-organized by:

School of Science & Technology, Kwansei Gakuin University

Faculty of Commerce, Kansai University

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The Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence



Best Paper Award

A Framework for Modeling Positive Class Expansion with Single Snapshot
Yang Yu, Nanjing University, China
Zhi-Hua Zhou, Nanjing University, China

Best Paper Runner-up Award

An Efficient Algorithm for Finding Similar Short Substrings from Large Scale String Data
Takeaki Uno, National Institute of Informatics, Japan

Best Student Paper Award

Feature Selection by Nonparametric Bayes Error Minimization
Shuang-Hong Yang, Chinese Academy of Science, China
Bao-Gang Hu, Chinese Academy of Science, China

Most Influential Paper Award

An Analysis of Quantitative Measures Associated with Rules
Yiyu Yao, University of Regina, Canada
Ning Zhong, Maebashi Institute of Technology, Japan