Program Committee Member

  1. IJKLO (Interdisciplinary Journal of E-Learning and Learning Objects) (journal): member of editorial review board
  2. Journal of Digital Information Management: member of review board
  3. International Journal of Advanced Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computingmember of review board
  4. Handbook of Educational Data Mining, 2010 (book)
  5. PAKDD 2015 (19th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining)
  6. PAKDD 2014 (18th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining)
  7. ACM SAC 2015 - Track on Data Mining
  8. ACM SAC 2015 - Track on Operating Systems
  9. ACM SAC 2015 - Track on Intelligent, Interactive and Innovative Learning Environments
  10. ACM SAC 2014 - Track on Data Mining
  11. ACM SAC 2014 - Track on Intelligent, Interactive and Innovative Learning Environments
  12. ACM SAC 2013 (ACM Symposium on Applied Computing) - Track on Data Mining
  13. RAIT 2014 (Recent Advances in Information Technology), colocated with FedCSIS 2014).
  14. RAIT 2013 (Recent Advances in Information Technology), colocated with FedCSIS 2013).
  15. Technical program committee member of Top100Qi Open Forum at WIC 2012
  16. KDIR 2014 (6th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval)
  17. KDIR 2013 (5th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval)
  18. KDIR 2012 (4th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval)
  19. ADMA 2014 (The 10th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications)
  20. ADMA 2013 (The 9th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications)
  21. ADMA 2012 (The 8th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications)
  22. ADMA 2011 (The 7th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications)
  23. FFDM 2012 (International Symposium on Foundations and Frontiers of Data Mining, 2012)
  24. BHI 2014 (2014 Intern. Conf. on Brain and Health Informatics)
  25. BHI 2013 (2013 Intern. Conf. on Brain and Health Informatics)
  26. BI 2012 (2012 International Conference on Brain Informatics)
  27. BI 2011 (2011 International Conference on Brain Informatics)
  28. DMIN 2014 (The 2014 International Conference on Data Mining)
  29. DMIN 2013 (The 2013 International Conference on Data Mining)
  30. DMIN 2012 (The 2012 International Conference on Data Mining)
  31. DMIN 2011 (The 2011 International Conference on Data Mining)
  32. ICDIM 2011 (6th IEEE International Conference on Digital Information Management)
  33. FLAIRS 2014 (27th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference)
  34. FLAIRS 2013 (26th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference)
  35. FLAIRS 2012 (25th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference)
  36. FLAIRS 2011 (24th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference)
  37. Global Learn Asia Pacific 2011 (2nd Global Conf. on Learning and Technology)
  38. Global Learn Asia Pacific 2010 (1st Global Conf. on Learning and Technology)
  39. ED-MEDIA 2013 (23th World Conf. Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications)
  40. ED-MEDIA 2012 (23th World Conf. Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications)
  41. ED-MEDIA 2011 (22th World Conf. Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications)
  42. ED-MEDIA 2010 (21th World Conf. Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications)
  43. ED-MEDIA 2009 (20th World Conf. Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications)
  44. INSITE 2011 (Conf. Information Science & IT Education)
  45. INSITE 2010 (Conf. Information Science & IT Education)
  46. INSITE 2009 (Conf. Information Science & IT Education)
  47. INSITE 2008 (Conf. Information Science & IT Education)
  48. CSITEd 2007 (1st Conf. Computer Science & IT Education)
  49. Re-new 2013 (Re-new digital art 2013)

Invited Reviewer

  1. ACM TKDD (Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data) (journal)
  2. IEEE TKDE (Transaction on Knowledge and Data Engineering) (journal)
  3. IEEE Intelligent System (journal)
  4. IEEE TLT (Transaction on Learning Technologies) (journal)
  5. Knowledge-Based Systems (journal)
    2014 (2), 2013 (3), 2012 (6), 2011 (4), 2010 (1)
  6. Information Sciences (journal)
    2014 (1)
  7. Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence (journal):
    2014 (2), 2013 (1), 2012 (1)
  8. Computational Intelligence (journal)
  9. Computers and Industrial Engineering (journal)
  10. International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools (journal)
  11. Sensors (journal)
  12. International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making (journal)
  13. International Journal of Human Factors Modelling and Simulation (journal)
  14. Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (journal)
    2014(1), 2013 (2)
  15. Theoretical and Applied Climatology (journal)
  16. Future Internet (journal)
  17. Intelligent and Adaptive Educational-Learning Systems: Achievements and Trends (book)
  18. Open-Source and Freeware Solutions in Education: Theory and Practice, 2010 (book)
  19. CIKM 2013 (22st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management)
  20. CIKM 2012 (21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management)
  21. ICFCA 2014 (12th International Conference on Formal Concept Analysis)
  22. ICFCA 2012 (10th International Conference on Formal Concept Analysis)
  23. ICFCA 2011 (9th International Conference on Formal Concept Analysis)
  24. SFC 2014 - (21ième Rencontres de la Société Francophone de Classification)
  25. HAIS 2012 (7th International Conference on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems) - Special Session on Data mining: data preparation and analysis.
  26. COSI 2014 (11th Colloque sur l'Optimisation et les Systèmes d'Information)
  27. COSI 2012 (9th Colloque sur l'Optimisation et les Systèmes d'Information)
  28. COSI 2011 (8th Colloque sur l'Optimisation et les Systèmes d'Information)
  29. EGC 2012 (12th Conférence Internationale Francophone sur l'Extraction et la Gestion des Connaissances)
  30. EGC 2011 (11th Conférence Internationale Francophone sur l'Extraction et la Gestion des Connaissances)
  31. EGC 2010 (10th Conférence Internationale Francophone sur l'Extraction et la Gestion des Connaissances)
  32. ICDM DDDM 2010 (4th Intern. Workshop on Domain Driven Data Mining at ICDM 2010)
  33. CLA 2014 (11th Intern. Conf. on Concept Lattices and their Applications)
  34. CLA 2010 (7th Intern. Conf. on Concept Lattices and their Applications)
  35. ITS 2010 (10th Intern. Conf. Intelligent Tutoring Systems)
  36. ITS 2008 (9th Intern. Conf. Intelligent Tutoring Systems) and student volunteers committee co-chair
  37. EDM 2013 (6th Conf. Educational Data Mining)
  38. EDM 2010 (3rd Conf. Educational Data Mining)
  39. EDM 2009 (2nd Conf. Educational Data Mining)
  40. EDU 2012 (11th Int. Conf. on Education and Educational Technology)
  41. ICOCI 2013 (4th Int. Conf. on Comput. and Inform.)

 

Talks

  1. PAKDD 2014 (18th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining), Tainan, Taiwan, 05.2014 (paper presentation)
  2. Canadian AI2014 (27th Canadian Conf. on Artificial Intelligence), Montreal, Canada, 05.2014 (paper presentation)
  3. The 9th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2013), Hangzhou, China, 12.2013 (three paper presentations)
  4. University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada, Presentation at dept of computer science ("séminaires du DIC"), 2013-10-31.
  5. The 20th International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems (ISMIS 2012), Macau, China, 4-7.12.2012 (paper presentation).
  6. The 11th Conf. on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS 2012), Chania, Greece, 14-18.06.2012 (paper presentation).
  7. The 25th Canadian Conf. on Artificial Intelligence (AI 2012), Toronto, Canada, 28-30.05.2012 (two papers presentation)
  8. University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada, Presentation at dept of computer science, 2012-03-10.
  9. University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada, Presentation at "séminaires du DIC", 2011-11-03.
  10. The 7th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2011), Beijing, China, 17-19.12.2011 (paper presentation)
  11. The 26th Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC 2011), Taichung, Taiwan, 21-24.03.2011(paper presentation).
  12. National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, Presentation to "IDB", Tainan, Taiwan, 2011-01-27.
  13. University of Sherbrooke, Canada, Presentation to "ASTUS". 2010-03-03
  14. The 22nd Intern.Conf. on Industrial, Engineering and Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA-AIE 2009). Tainan, Taiwan. 24-27.06.2009. (two paper presentations)
  15. Journées "Fouille de données séquentielles et ses applications", Université d'Orléans,Orleans, France. Nov. 27, 2009 (presentation).
  16. Université Blaise-Pascal, France, Presentation to "LIMOS" research group, 2009-11-19
  17. The 3rd Young Researchers Conference in Cognitive Science (Cognitio 2006), Montreal, Canada, Aug. 19-21, 2008 (presentation)
  18. The 9th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS 2008), Montreal, Canada, 23-27.06.2008. (two paper presentations and one demonstration).
  19. The 21th International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference (FLAIRS 2008), Coconut Grove, Florida, 15-17.05.2008.  (poster presentation and paper presentation)
  20. The 7th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT 2007), Niigata, Japan, 18-20.07.2007.  (paper presentation)
  21. The 13th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Education (AIED 2007), Los Angeles, USA, 09.07-13.07.2007. (poster presentation)
  22. The 19th Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI'2007), Montreal, Canada, 28-30.05.2007.(paper presentation)
  23. The 3rd Young Researchers Conference in Cognitive Science (Cognitio 2006), Montreal, Canada, 19-21.08.2006. (talk)
  24. The 8th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS 2006), Jhongli, Taiwan, 26-30.06.2006. (paper presentation)
  25. 4th IMSI (Intelligent Materials and Systems Institute) Colloquium, Oct. 26-27, Sherbrooke, Canada, 2005 (poster presentation).
  26. 3th IMSI (Intelligent Materials and Systems Institute) Colloquium, Sherbrooke, Canada, Nov. 5-6, 2003 (poster presentation).

 

Session chair

 

Research visits

  1. Post-doctoral studies at National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan (1 year: 2010-2011).
  2. Research visit at LIMOS, ISIMA, Université Blaise Pascal Clermont 2, Clermont-Ferrand, France (1 month, 2009).

 

Teaching

  1. INFO1003 – Introduction to computers (F2011, F2012, F2013)
  2. INFO2014 - Files and databases (W2012, W2013, W2014)
  3. INFO3020 – Network (F2011, F2012, F2013)
  4. INFO4014 – Data mining (F2011)
  5. INFO4018 - Semantic web (W2012)
  6. INFO4022 – Network II (W2013)
  7. INFO4021 – Network Architecture (W2014)
  8. INFO4034 – Distributed Systems Algorithms (W2013)
  9. INF1025 – Introduction to computers (S2010) - UQAM

 

Membership

  1. IEEE (2007- 2010)
  2. AACE: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (2007- 2011)
  3. Mexican Society of Artificial Intelligence (SMIA, 2008- now)
  4. AIED: International Artificial Intelligence in Education Society (2007-2008, 2012-2013)
  5. CAIAC: Canadian Artificial Intelligence Association (2007-2009, 2012-2013)
  6. APSCE: Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education (2008-2009)

 

Involvement at Univ. of Quebec in Montreal

  1. Member of the Cognitive Computer Sciences Ph.D. program committee (2008-2010)
  2. Member of the committee for updating the Cognitive Computer Sciences Ph.D. program (2010)
  3. Co-writter of a succesful grant proposal for updating the Faculty of Social Sciences e-learning system (2006)

 

Other

  1. Reviewer for Canada NSERC research proposal grants (2014) - canadian government
  2. funding agency
  3. Reviewer for FQRNT research proposal grants (2013, 2014) - Quebec province funding agency
  4. Reviewer for research grants of the Croatian Science Foundation (2014)