Community Service

Professional Activities (selection)

2017 International IFIP Cross Domain Conference for Machine Learning & Knowledge Extraction (CD-MAKE), August 29 – September, 2, Reggio di Calabria, Italy in liason with the 12th international Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2017)  – Co-Chair and Co-Organizer, https://cd-make.net

2017 European Conference on Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery ECML-PKDD, 21. PKDD; 28. ECML, September 18-22, 2017, Skopje, Macedonia, [ECML Portal] – Member Program Committee, Journal-Track Co-Chair, http://ecmlpkdd2017.ijs.si

2017 8th International Conference on Information Technology in Bio- and Medical Informatics ITBAM 2017, August 28-31, 2017, Lyon, France – in liason with 28th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA) – Program Co-Chair, http://www.dexa.org

2017 10th International Conferences on Brain Informatics BI 2017, November 16-18, 2017 in Beijing, China, PC member,
http://bii.ia.ac.cn/bi-2017/

2017 8th EPIA Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 5th -8th September, Porto, PC member,
https://web.fe.up.pt/~epia2017

2016 7th International Conference on Information Technology in Bio- and Medical Informatics – ITBAM 2016, September 5-8, Porto, Portugal – in liason with 27th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA) – Program Co-Chair, http://www.dexa.org/previous/dexa2016/itbam2016.html

2016 CD-ARES – Availability, Reliability, and Security in Information Systems – IFIP WG 8.4, 8.9, TC 5 International Cross-Domain Conference, Salzburg, August 31 – September, 2, Austria, PC-co-chair, http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/conf/IEEEares/cd-ares2016.html

2016 Workshop PAML 2016 – Privacy Aware Machine Learning in the context of CD-ARES, Salzburg, September, 1, 2016
http://hci-kdd.org/privacy-aware-machine-learning-for-data-science

2015  14th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications, ICMLA 2015, Miami, Florida, USA, December 9-11, 2015, Program Co-Chair [AMLA – Association for Machine Learning and Applications]
http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/conf/icmla/icmla2015.html

2015 6th International Conference on Information Technology in Bio- and Medical Informatics – ITBAM 2015, September 3-4, Valencia, Spain – in liason with 26th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA) – Program Co-Chair, [http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/conf/itbam/itbam2015.html]

2015 DATA 2015 – 4th International Conference on Data Management Technologies and Applications, Colmar, Alsace, France, 20-22 July, Program Co-Chair [http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/conf/data/data2015.html]

2014 DATA 2014 – 3rd International Conference on Data Management Technologies and Applications, Vienna, Austria, 29-31 August, General Chair, [http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/conf/data/data2014.html]

 

Editorial Positions

Section Editor for Standards, technology, machine learning and modeling
BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making (MIDM). IF(2015)=2,042
The section considers manuscripts that investigate data analysis, data mining and machine learning in healthcare systems, disease prediction, forecasting & modeling, and studies in information & data management systems, and knowledge bases.
https://bmcmedinformdecismak.biomedcentral.com
http://www.editorialmanager.com/MIDM
http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/journals/midm

Associate Editor
Springer Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS). IF(2015)=1,702
The journal focuses on knowledge systems and advanced information systems, including their theoretical foundations, infrastructure, enabling technologies, and emerging applications, including learning and adaptation, information quality security and privacy, from soft computing and evlutionary computing to multi-agent scenarios.
http://rd.springer.com/journal/10115
http://kais.bigke.org
http://www.editorialmanager.com/kais
http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/journals/kais

Associate Editor
Springer Brain Informatics (BRIN)
The journal provides a unique platform for researchers and practitioners to disseminate original research on computational technologies related to the human brain and cognition, in all theoretical, technological, clinical and interdisciplinary studies that make up the field of brain informatics and its applications in brain-inspired intelligent systems, health studies, etc. and addresses the computational, cognitive, physiological, biological, physical, ecological and social perspectives of brain informatics, as well as topics relating to mental health and well-being.
http://www.springer.com/computer/ai/journal/40708
http://www.editorialmanager.com/brin
http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/journals/braininf/index.html

Guest Editor of Journal Track ECML-PKDD 2017
Springer Machine Learning (MACH). IF(2015)=1,719
Machine Learning is an international forum for research on computational approaches to learning. The journal publishes articles reporting substantive results on a wide range of learning methods applied to a variety of learning problems.
http://www.springer.com/computer/ai/journal/10994
https://www.editorialmanager.com/mach/default.aspx

Editorial Board Member
Emerald Online Information Review (OIR) [Home] [Manuscript Central OIR]

Editorial Board Member
Elsevier International Journal of Human-Computer Studies (IJHCS) [Home] [Elsevier Editorial System EES]

Reviewing Activities

[Thomson Reuters In-Cite]

Springer Machine Learning (MACH). IF(2015)=1,719
Machine Learning is an international forum for research on computational approaches to learning. The journal publishes articles reporting substantive results on a wide range of learning methods applied to a variety of learning problems.
http://www.springer.com/computer/ai/journal/10994
https://www.editorialmanager.com/mach/default.aspx

ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR). IF(2015)=5,243
CSUR publishes tutorials and survey papers that give guided tours through the literature and explain topics to those who seek to learn the basics of areas outside their specialties.
http://csur.acm.org
https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/csur

IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems (THMS). IF(2015)=1,8
THMS covers human systems and human organizational interactions including cognitive ergonomics, system test and evaluation, and human information processing concerns in systems and organizations. IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems was launched on January 1, 2013 to replace the human-machine systems sections of IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics.
http://www.ieeesmc.org/publications/transactions-on-human-machine-systems
https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/thms

Elsevier Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (CMPB). IF(2015)=1,862
Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine covers computing methodology and software systems derived from computing science for implementation in all aspects of biomedical research and medical practice.
https://www.journals.elsevier.com/computer-methods-and-programs-in-biomedicine
https://www.evise.com/profile/#/CMPB/login

Oxford Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA). IF(2015)=3,428
JAMIA is AMIA’s premier journal for biomedical and health informatics, including articles in clinical care, clinical research, translational science, implementation science, imaging, education, consumer health, public health, and policy. JAMIA’s articles describe innovative informatics research and systems that help to advance biomedical science and to promote health.
https://academic.oup.com/jamia
https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jamia

Elsevier Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIME). IF(2015)=2,142
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine publishes original articles from a wide variety of interdisciplinary perspectives concerning the theory and practice of artificial intelligence (AI) in medicine, human biology, and health care. Particular attention is given to AI-based clinical decision making and computational intelligence.
https://www.journals.elsevier.com/artificial-intelligence-in-medicine

Elsevier International Journal of Medical Informatics (IJMI). IF(2015)=2,363
The Journal provides an international medium for dissemination of original results and interpretative reviews concerning the field of medical informatics, including information systems, medical decision support systems using heuristic, algorithmic and/or statistical methods, artificial intelligence, etc.
New: The journal offers AudioSlides, webcast-style presentations that are shown next to published articles on Science Direct and can be viewed for free: http://www.elsevier.com/audioslides
https://www.journals.elsevier.com/international-journal-of-medical-informatics
https://ees.elsevier.com/ijmi

Springer Neural Computing and Applications (NCAA). IF(2015)=1,492
The journal is in the field of practical applications of neural computing and related techniques such as genetic algorithms, fuzzy logic and neuro-fuzzy systems, including contributions in the area of applicable neural networks theory, supervised and unsupervised learning methods, algorithms, architectures, performance measures, applied statistics, software simulations, hardware implementations, benchmarks, system engineering and integration and case histories of innovative applications.
http://www.springer.com/computer/ai/journal/521
http://www.editorialmanager.com/ncaa/default.aspx
http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/journals/nca

Oxford Bioinfomatics. IF(2015)=5,766
The leading journal in its field, Bioinformatics publishes the highest quality scientific papers and review articles of interest to academic and industrial researchers. Its main focus is on new developments in genome bioinformatics and computational biology. Two distinct sections within the journal – Discovery Notes and Application Notes – focus on shorter papers; the former reporting biologically interesting discoveries using computational methods, the latter exploring the applications used for experiments.
https://academic.oup.com/bioinformatics
https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/bioinformatics

http://dblp.uni-trier.de/db/journals/bioinformatics