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Kamalika Das Serves as Applied Data Science Co-Chair at European Conference on Machine Learning
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Kamalika Das Serves as Applied Data Science Co-Chair at European Conference on Machine Learning

Kamalika Das served as Co-Chair for the Applied Data Sciences (ADS) track of the 2017 edition of the European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD) . Along with her colleagues from Google Research, Zurich, and Yahoo Labs, Kamalika was responsible for selecting the program committee for the track, ensuring timely and quality reviews of submitted papers, promoting the conference, selecting keynote speakers for the track, and ensuring an attractive program for the track. As one of the volume editors for the Conference proceedings, she worked on putting together a strong technical program that brought new and interesting applications of machine learning to the forefront and fostered collaborations. This role gave her the opportunity to showcase some of the machine learning work going on at NASA Ames to the larger machine-learning research community.

BACKGROUND: The European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML-PKDD) is a leading conference in the area of machine learning and data sciences. This joint machine learning data mining conference is the 17th in the annual series. It is a premier conference in the area of data mining and analysis, ranking within the top 5 conferences, having a paper acceptance rate of approximately 15-20%. The Conference provides an international forum for the discussion of the latest high-quality research results in all areas related to machine learning and knowledge discovery in databases and other innovative domains. The 2017 conference took place in Skopje, Macedonia, September 18-22.

NASA PROGRAM FUNDING: Shadow-Mode Assessment using Realistic Technologies for the National Airspace System (SMART-NAS) project, Aviation Operations and Safety Program (AOSP), Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD); and the Advanced Information Systems Technology (AIST) program, NASA Earth Science Technology Office (ESTO)

POINT OF CONTACT: Kamalika Das, kamalika.das@nasa.gov

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