Author Archives: Philippe Fournier-Viger

A Brief Report about the IEEE ICDM 2020 Conference

In this blog post, I will talk about the IEEE ICDM 2020 conference that I have attended virtually. The conference was supposed to be held in Italy but due to the coronavirus pandemic, it was held online. About the ICDM … Continue reading

Posted in Big data, Conference, Data Mining, Machine Learning | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is it a good to change research area?

In this blog post, I will talk about changing to another research area for researchers and what it implies. Moreover, I will talk about what is a good research area, and the importance of continuity for researchers. I will also … Continue reading

Posted in Academia, General, Research | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How to write the cover letter for a journal paper?

In this blog post, I will talk about how to write a cover letter for a journal paper. This is an important topic for researchers swho submit research papers to journals, as many journals require to write and submit a … Continue reading

Posted in Academia, Research | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to find a good thesis topic in Machine Learning?

In this blog post, I will talk about how to find a good thesis topic on machine learning. This is an important question for many students that are required to select a topic for their research and want to work … Continue reading

Posted in Academia, artificial intelligence, Machine Learning | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brief Report about the PKDD 2020 conference

In this blog post, I will talk about the ECML PKDD 2020 conference, that was held from the 14th to 18th September 2020. This post will be a little bit brief because I did not attend the whole conference but … Continue reading

Posted in artificial intelligence, Big data, Conference, Data Mining | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Why it takes so long for a journal paper to be reviewed?

Today, I will talk about the review process of journal papers and why it sometimes take so much time for a paper to be reviewed. It is a question that is often asked by young researchers, who are sometimes impatiently … Continue reading

Posted in Academia, General | Tagged , | 2 Comments

CFP: IKEDS 2021 @ IEA AIE 2021 – Special Session on Intelligent Knowledge Engineering in Decision Making

This year, I am also co-organizing a special track about Intelligent Knowledge Engineering in Decision Making (IKEDS 2021) at the IEA AIE 2021 conference in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia. The track is suitable for papers related to AI and data mining on various topics. A full description … Continue reading

Posted in cfp, Conference | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

(video) Top-K Cross-Level High Utility Itemset Mining

Today, I will share a video of our upcoming paper presentation about top-k cross-level high utility itemset mining that we will present at the UDML 2020 workshop at ICDM 2020. In this paper, we present a novel algorithm named TKC … Continue reading

Posted in Pattern Mining, Utility Mining, Video | Leave a comment

CFP about “AI in healthcare” (AIH2021 @ IEA AIE 2021)

Recently, there has been an emerging interest about artificial in healthcare due in part to to the aging populations in several countries, and also the current coronavirus pandemic. In this context, I am glad to announce that I am co-organizing … Continue reading

Posted in cfp, Conference | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

More problems on IONOS web hosting… 4 days of downtime!

A month ago, I had some big problems with my website hosted by 1and1 ionos. The database was seemingly reverted to three back and I lost all the posts from the last three years! This week, I got more problems … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Website | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment