Canadian AI 2009 (May 25-27, Kelonwa, BC)


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Accepted Papers

Paper Submission

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Accepted Papers


Local Arrangements

The following papers were accepted for presentation at the conference:

Long Papers

  • Dong Song and Anoop Sarkar. Training Global Linear Models for Chinese Word Segmentation
  • Mirela Andronescu and Mark Brodie. Decision Tree Learning Using a Bayesian Approach at Each Node
  • Julien Bourdaillet, Fabrizio Gotti, Stéphane Huet, Philippe Langlais and Guy Lapalme. Enhancing the Bilingual Concordancer TransSearch with Word-level Alignment
  • Michael Demko and Gerald Penn. Statistical Parsing with Context-free Filtering Grammar
  • Matthew Butler and Vlado Keselj. Financial Forecasting using Character N-Gram Analysis and Readability Scores of Annual Reports
  • Daniel Pomerantz and Gregory Dudek. Context Dependent Movie Recommendations
  • Yang Xiang, Zoe Jingyu Zhu and Yu Li. Enumerating Unlabeled and Root Labeled Trees for Causal Model Acquisition
  • Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Machine Translation of Legal Information and its Evaluation
  • Martin Scaiano and Diana Inkpen. Automatic Frame Extraction from Sentences
  • William Klement, Peter Flach, Nathalie Japkowicz and Stan Matwin. Cost-based Sampling of Individual Instances
  • Md. Shafiul Alam and Scott D. Goodwin. Control of Constraint Weights for a 2D Autonomous Camera
  • Safa Yahi and salem benferhat. Compiling the Lexicographic Inference Using Boolean Cardinality Constraints
  • Mohammad-Amin Jashki, Majid Makki, Ebrahim Bagheri and Ali A. Ghorbani. An Iterative Hybrid Filter-Wrapper Approach to Feature Selection for Document Clustering
  • Calin Anton and Lane Olson. Generating Satisfiable SAT Instances Using Random Subgraph Isomorphism
  • Lijun Wu, Jinshu Su and Xiangyu Luo. A Concurrent Dynamic Logic of Knowledge, Belief and Certainty for Multi-Agent Systems


  • Salsabil Trabelsi, Zied Elouedi and Pawan Lingras. Belief Rough Set Classifier
  • Yllias Chali, Sadid Hasan and Shafiq Joty. A SVM-Based Ensemble Approach to Multi-Document Summarization
  • Bartosz Broda, Maciej Piasecki and Stan Szpakowicz. Rank-Based Transformation in Measuring Semantic Relatedness
  • Lee Hyun-jin, Cha Sang-jin, Yu Young-hoon and Jo Geun-sik. Large Neighborhood Search using Constraint Satisfaction Techniques in Vehicle Routing Problem
  • Alexandre Kouznetsov, Stan Matwin, Diana Inkpen, Amir Razavi, Oana Frunza, Morvarid Sehatkar and Leanne Seaward. Classifying Biomedical Abstracts Using Committees of Classifiers and Collective Ranking Techniques
  • Nevin L. Zhang, Tao Chen and Yi Wang. The Role of Operation Granularity in Search-Based Learning of Latent Tree Models
  • Hamidreza Baghi and Yevgen Biletskiy. Improving Document Search Using Social Bookmarking
  • Marina Sokolova and Guy Lapalme. How to Learn Opinion without Using Emotional Words: It is in the Details
  • Mondelle Simeon and Robert Hilderman. An Empirical Study of Category Skew on Feature Selection for Text Categorization
  • Maciej Piasecki, Bartosz Broda, Maria Glabska, Michal Marcinczuk and Stan Szpakowicz. The WordNet Weaver: Multi-criteria Voting for Semi-automatic Extension of a Wordnet
  • Jiang Su, Stan Matwin, Jelber Sayyad Shirabad and Jin Huang. Active Learning with Automatic Soft Labeling for Induction of Decision Trees
  • Lisa Gaudette and Nathalie Japkowicz. Evaluation Methods for Ordinal Classification
  • Wei Gu, Xin Wang and Danielle Ziébelin. An Ontology-Based Spatial Clustering Selection System
  • Matthew Butler and Vlado Keselj. Optimizing a Pseudo Financial Factor Model with Support Vector Machines and Genetic Programming
  • Maria Fernanda Caropreso, Diana Inkpen, Shahzad Khan and Fazel Keshtkar. Novice-Friendly Natural Language Generation Template Authoring Environment
  • Takuya Nishikido, Wataru Sunayama and Yoko Nishihara. Valuable Change Detection in Keyword Map Animation
  • Yingying She and Peter Grogono. A Procedural Planning System for Goal Oriented Agents in Games
  • Hassan Khosravi and Recep Çolak. Exploratory Analysis of Co-Change Graphs for Code Refactoring
  • Sara Izadi. Supervised Learning of Online Handwritten Arabic Characters Using Contextual Information
  • Wei Gu, Xin Wang and Liqiang Geng. STFLS: A Heuristic Method for Static and Transportation Facility Location Allocation in Large Spatial Datasets
  • Jun Du and Charles Ling. Co-Training on Handwritten Digit Recognition