Program

Scientific Program

 

Conference Dates

September 27-29 PNC Annual Conference

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Daily Program (*Last updated on September 21, 2015)

Keynote & Plenary Sessions & Group Photo
09:00-11:15, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G062

09:00-09:15Opening Ceremony  
Moderator:Fan-Sen Wang, Chair, PNC and Vice President, Academia Sinica  
09:15-10:00Private Data, Public Goods  
Peter K. Bol, Vice Provost for Advances in Learning
Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University
[Abs][PPT]
Moderator:C. L. Philip Chen, Dean and Chair Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau  
10:00-10:45 Disaster Risk Reduction Data, Challenges in Making Them Open  
Jane W. S. Liu, Distinguished Visiting Chair
Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
10:45-11:00Group Photo  
11:00-11:15Coffee Break  

Proprietary Data and Open Data in the Shadow of Copyright
11:15-12:45, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Ming-Yan Shieh, National Taiwan University  
11:15-11:45A Comparative Study of Open Data Licenses
Jyh-An Lee, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Abs][PPT]
11:45-12:15Data Mining : New Challenges for Copyright Law
Szu-Ting Chen, National Cheng Kung University
  
12:15-12:45Authorship, Ownership and Credibility in Citizen Science Projects
Shun-Ling Chen, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]

Memory and Archives
11:15-12:45, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Zi-yu Lin, Macao Polytechnic Institute  
11:15-11:45Archives and Materials of the Macao Diocese and Macau Memory Project
Helen Hoi Keng Ieong, Research Institute of Macao Foundation,
Macau Documentation and Information Society
[Abs][PPT]
11:45-12:15Photo Archives, Libraries and Exhibition Objects of Several Catholic Communities in Macau: Current Practices and Challenges
Ka Kei Ip, O Clarim (Macau Catholic Weekly)
[Abs][PPT]
12:15-12:45A Reappraisal of the Digitalization of Chinese Heritage: Monuments, Museums, and Literature
Vincent Wai-kit Ho, University of Macau
[Abs][PPT]

ECAI Workshop: Maritime Buddhism-China
11:15-12:45, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:Lewis Lancaster, University of California, Berkeley   
11:15-11:35Propagation of Buddhism to, from, and within China by Water
Alex Amies, Google
 [PPT]
11:35-11:55Chinese Sources on Maritime Silk Road and the Spread of Buddhism
Darui Long, University of the West, California
 [PPT]
11:55-12:15 China's Grand Canal - Dimensions of History, Dimensions of Data
Thomas H. Hahn, Independent Scholar
  
12:15-12:35GIS on Chinese Religious Networks
Ching-chih Lin, National Chengchi University
  
12:35-12:45Q&A  

Knowledge Constructing, Modeling, Visualization and Curation in the Context of Linked Data
14:00-15:30, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:John Lehman, Professor, Tongji University & University of Oregon  
14:00-14:20A Survey of Indigenous Knowledge Distribution from Indigenous
Publications in Taiwan

Mei Mei Wu & Gu-Le-Le Lu, National Taiwan Normal University
[Abs][PPT]
14:20-14:40Semantic Modeling for Digital Art History: People, Objects and Events
Shu-Jiun Chen, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
14:40-15:00Visualizing Linked Time-Geospatial Data
Chiung Min Tsai, National Taiwan University
[Abs][PPT]
15:00-15:20Transforming from User-Generated Content to Linked Crowdsourced
Observation Data for Enabling Data Reuse

Dong Po Deng, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
15:20-15:30Q&A  

Digital Humanities
14:00-15:30, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Jieh Hsiang, National Taiwan University  
14:00-14:30Analysis of Lapita Pottery Motifs: A New Method Using Automated
Sequencing

Scarlett Chiu, Academia Sinica
  
14:30-15:00Some Applications of Textual Analysis for Historical, Political, Linguistic,
and Literary Studies in Chinese

Chao-Lin Liu, National Chengchi University
[Abs][PPT]
15:00-15:30Media Representation of Taiwan’s New Identity of Agriculture: An
Application of a Chinese Text Analysis Software

Ho-chia Chueh, National Taiwan University
  

The Open Education of Taiwan
16:00-17:30, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Tsai-Yen Li, Ministry of Education   
16:00-16:30MOOCs Movement in Taiwan
An-Chi Liu, Feng Chia University
[Abs][PPT]
16:30-17:00MOOCs+SPOCs: A Large Scale Collaborating Classrooms Teaching Model
in Taiwan

Nen-Fu Huang, National Tsing Hua University
[Abs][PPT]
17:00-17:30Open Education in Taiwan
Y. L. Huang, National Chiao Tung University
 [PPT]

Digitization and Online Accessibility of Music & Fine Art Material
16:00-17:30, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Kuo-hsing Hsieh, Academia Sinica  
16:00-16:30Beyond Vinyl: The Significance of Digitalizing Open-reel Tapes at Four Seas Records
Tung Shen & Madan Ho, National Taiwan University
[Abs][PPT]
16:30-17:00Redesigning Getty Research Institute Exhibition Websites to Share Resources and Reach New Audiences
Liz McDermott, Getty Research Institute
[Abs][PPT]
17:00-17:30Content-based Audio Music Retrieval
Hsin-Min Wang, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]

ECAI Workshop: Maritime Buddhism- South and SE Asia
16:00-17:30, September 27, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:Hal Thwaites, Sunway University, Malaysia  
16:00-16:30Archaeological Evidences of Maritime Silk Route
Dayalan Duraiswamy, Government of India
[Abs] 
16:30-17:00Austronesian Navigation and Atlas of Maritime Buddhism: Early Transport Networks of Religious Systems in the Indian Ocean and Monsoon Asia
David Blundell, National Chengchi University
 [PPT]
17:00-17:30Buddhist Inscriptions of Andhra Pradesh as a Component of a Maritime Buddhism
Alexander Stolyarov, Russian State University for the Humanities
  

Keynote & Plenary Sessions
09:00-10:00, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G062

Moderator:John Lehman, Professor, Tongji University & University of Oregon  
09:00-09:45Computational Social Science: The Collaborative Futures of Big Data,
Computer Science and Social Sciences
  
Sheng-Wei Chen, Research Fellow
Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
09:45-10:00Coffee Break  

Innovative Digital Services of Academic Libraries
10:00-11:30, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Shu-Hsien Tseng, National Central Library  
10:00-10:30Development of Semantic Digital Library Services with Linked Data
Hao-Ren Ke, National Taiwan Normal University
[Abs][PPT]
10:30-11:00The Development of Digital Library of Macau between 2000-2015
Kwok-Keung Wong & Kin-Fie Hao, University of Macau
[Abs][PPT]
11:00-11:30TCI: Towards a Rigorous Citation Index
Chia-Ning Chiang, National Central Library
[Abs][PPT]

Conservation Science I
10:00-11:30, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Chang-Hung Chou, China Medical University  
10:00-10:30The Effects of Global Warming on Biodiversity of Alpine Vegetation in Taiwan
Chang-Hung Chou, China Medical University
[Abs] 
10:30-11:00MultilocusAnalyses Reveal Postglacial Demographic Shrinkage of JuniperusMorrisonicola (Cupressaceae), a Dominant Alpine Species in Taiwan
Tzen-Yuh Chiang, National Cheng Kung University
[Abs] 
11:00-11:30Plant Phylogeography in Subtropical China
Zhiyong Zhang, Laboratory of Subtropical Biodiversity
[Abs] 

ECAI Workshop: New Views of Historical Cultures
10:00-11:30, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:Wayne de Fremery, Sogang University, Korea  
10:00-10:20Textile Tales of Pua Kumbu
Harold Thwaites, Sunway University, Malaysia
  
10:20-10:40Cultural Abandonment - Buddhist Ruins
Lewis Lancaster, University of California, Berkeley
 [PPT]
10:40-11:00Iconography and Representations: Rethinking Research in Religious Art
Puay Peng Ho, The Chinese University Hong Kong
 [PPT]
11:00-11:20Filial Piety and Political Issues in Ancient China
Ven. Xing Guang, The University of Hong Kong
 [PPT]
11:20-11:30Q&A  

Advanced Linked Open Data
12:30-14:00, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Tatsuki Sekino, Kyoto University  
12:30-13:00Extraction and Management of Spatiotemporal Term from Field Notes and
Data Structuring for its Sharing in Area Studies

Taizo Yamada, The University of Tokyo
[Abs][PPT]
13:00-13:30From Excel to Google Earth an Alternative to Spatial Data Mapping and
Analysis

Chihsung Teng, National Taiwan University
[Abs] 
13:30-14:00Semantic Web of Changes in Entities and their Causal Relationships
Tatsuki Sekino, Kyoto University
[Abs][PPT]

Conservation Science II
12:30-14:00, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Chang-Hung Chou, China Medical University  
12:30-13:00Environmental and Historical Determinants on Patterns of Genetic
Differentiation in Wild Soybean (Glycine soja Sieb. et Zucc)

Tingshuang Yi, Chinese Academy of Science
[Abs] 
13:00-13:30Conservation Genetics in Amentotaxus Formosana
Yu-Chung Chinag, National Sun Yat-Sen University
[Abs][PPT]
13:30-14:00Impacts of Cultivation on Genetic Diversity Pattern of Medicinal
Plants in China

Qing-Jun Yuan, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences
[Abs] 

ECAI Workshop: Text & Culture
12:30-14:00 September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:Howie Lan, University of California, Berkeley  
12:30-12:50From Derivation of Meaning to a Prototype of Meaning Processing System
Hui Ping Lee & Cheah Shen Yap, Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts & Ksanaforge
 [PPT]
12:50-13:10Conversational network in the Chinese Buddhist Canon
John Sie Yuen Lee, City University of Hong Kong
  
13:10-13:30New Forms of Analytical Philology
Wayne de Fremery, Sogang University, Korea
  
13:30-13:5017th Century Dutch Formosa: Case Study of Mobility through Historical GIS
Ann Heylen, National Taiwan Normal University
 [PPT]
13:50-14:00Q&A  

Institutional Linked Open Data
14:10-15:40, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Shoichiro Hara, Kyoto University  
14:10-14:40Construction of Linked Data for the Humanities: To Integrate
Heterogeneous and Plural Humanities Databases

Makoto Goto, National Institutes for the Humanities
[Abs][PPT]
14:40-15:10Naming and Registration of IoT Devices Using Semantic Web Technology
Ching-Long Yeh, Tatung University
[Abs][PPT]
15:10-15:40Linked Open Humanities Data
Shoichiro Hara, Kyoto University
[Abs][PPT]

Establishing Biodiversity Monitoring Network I
14:10-15:40, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Kwang-Tsao Shao & Keping Ma, Academia Sinica & Chinese Academy of Sciences  
14:10-14:40Biodiversity monitoring in China: from CForBio to Sino BON
Keping Ma, Chinese Academy of Sciences
[Abs][PPT]
14:40-15:10Biodiversity Monitoring and Reporting System Project in Taiwan
Kwang-Tsao Shao, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
15:10-15:40Distribution Pattern and Dynamics of soil fuuna
Shenglei Fu, Chinese Academy of Sciences
[Abs][PPT]

ECAI Workshop-Buddhism: Texts, Databases, & Culture
14:10-15:40, September 28, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:Alex Amies, Google  
14:10-14:30An Historical Exploration of Buddhist Texts Modernization in Foguangshan
Ven Miaolung Shih, San Bao Temple, Foguangshan Buddhist Order
[Abs][PPT]
14:30-14:50Estonian Nyingma and Databases
Marju Broder, Estonian Nyingma
[Abs][PPT]
14:50-15:10China Buddhism Encyclopedia Website Database
Henri Lebedev, Buddhist and Australia
[Abs][PPT]
15:10-15:30Buddhism & Australia: A 21st century approach to preserving and spreading timeless Buddhist knowledge
Ryan McDermott, Buddhism & Australia
[Abs][PPT]
15:30-15:40Q&A  

Keynote & Plenary Sessions
09:30-10:30, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G062

Moderator:Hong-Yuan Liao, Research Fellow, Academia Sinica  
09:30-10:15What is the Big Idea Behind Big Data?  
Lionel M. Ni
Chair Professor and Vice Rector (Academic Affairs), University of Macau
[Abs][PPT]
10:15-10:30Coffee Break  

Geographic Information System
10:30-12:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Bor-Wen Tsai, National Taiwan University  
10:30-11:00Distribution Pattern of Avian Flu in Taiwan of 2015
Pei-Fen Lee, National Taiwan University
[Abs] 
11:00-11:30Coverage and Distribution of Place Names of Thailand in Old Gazetteers
Yoshikatsu Nagata, Osaka City University
 [PPT]
11:30-12:00Employment of VGI on the Study of Population Movement
Bor-Wen Tsai, National Taiwan University
[Abs] 

Open Access
10:30-12:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Ya-Ning Chen, Tamkang University  
10:30-11:00Open Access Research Project Results: ACase Study on Global Archives on
Macau Database Platform

Xunling Yang, Macau University of Science and Technology
 [PPT]
11:00-11:30Open Access Initiatives in Research Community: How to Bring Big Impact
in Big Data Era

Lan Cheng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 [PPT]
11:30-12:00A Survey of Open Access Textbooks and Their Implication for Information Services
Ya-Ning Chen, Tamkang University
 [PPT]

Cross Strait IT Workshop: Popularization of Science
10:30-12:10, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1051

Moderator:Nan Kai, Chinese Academy of Science  
10:30-10:40Opening Remark  
10:40-11:10Practice and Development of Utilizing ICT by Scientific Research
Institutions to Share Science with the Public

Xiao Yun, Chinese Academy of Sciences
[Abs][PPT]
11:10-11:40Application of Databases and Information Technology on Biodiversity Popular Science Education and Promotion
Kwang-Tsao Shao, Academia Sinica
 [PPT]
11:40-12:10CSSN: Location and Development Strategy
Hongyan Li, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Library
[Abs][PPT]

ECAI Workshop: Technology for Cultural Data Projects
10:30-12:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:Ching-chih Lin, National Chengchi University  
10:30-10:50ECAI Data Portal and new 4D GIS Platform
Hsiung-Ming Liao, Yao-Hsien Yeh, Chen-Jen Lee, Academia Sinica.
 [PPT]
10:50-11:10Technology for the Atlas of Maritime Buddhism and ECAI Data Portal
Jeanette Zerneke, University of California, Berkeley
 [PPT]
11:10-11:30Application of Web GIS and VGI for Community Based Cultural Resources Inventory
Jihn-Fa Jan, Chengchi University
 [PPT]
11:30-11:50Technology to Make Cultural Data Available to the Public
Howie Lan, University of California, Berkeley
 [PPT]
11:50-12:00Q&A  

Intangible Property
13:30-15:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Shun-Ling Chen, Academia Sinica  
13:30-14:00Incorporation of Incidental Use into China's Copyright Limitations and Exceptionsns
in China

Jerry Jie Hua, Tongji University
  
14:00-14:30Bitmark: A Decentralized Property System
Sean Moss-Pultz, Bitmark Inc.
[Abs][PPT]
14:30-14:40Q&A  

Linked Data
13:30-15:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Makihiko Tsujihara, Prefectural University of Kumamoto  
13:30-14:00The Big Data of Macau Library Materials: A Bibliometric Profile on the
World Stage

Zi-yu Lin, Macao Polytechnic Institute
  
14:00-14:30Developing a Linked Data-Oriented Database of Small and Medium-Sized
Enterprises in Osaka, Japan

Maya Sato, Osaka City University
  
14:30-15:00Restoration of Taiwan Sugar Industrial Company Town Plans Using Digital Geographic Information Archive
MakihikoTsujihara, Prefectural University of Kumamoto
[Abs][PPT]

Cross Strait IT Workshop: Researches Leveraging Information Technology
13:30-15:15, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1051

Moderator:Tei-Wei Kuo, Acdemia Sinica  
13:30-13:55Distributed Cloud for Big Data Applications and Collaborations
Eric Yen, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
13:55-14:15Distributed Data Analysis of High Energy Physics in Cloud Computing
Environment

Yaodong Cheng, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  
14:15-14:403D Reconstruction and the Research of Relics & Archaeology
Jianguo Liu, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
[Abs][PPT]
14:40-15:05The Framework and Application of 4-Dimensional Space-Time Information
Integrated Platform

Hsiung-Ming Liao, Academia Sinica
  
15:05-15:15Q&A  

ECAI Workshop: Space-Time, Networks and Identity
13:30-15:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Moderator:David Blundell, Chengchi University  
13:30-13:50Community Mapping, Traditional Territory Survey and Indigenous Lan Rights: Experience from Taiwan
Da-Wei Kuan, Chengchi University
  
13:50-14:10Researching Taiwan's Gravesites with ThakBong and R
Oliver Steiter & James Morris, National Chengchi University
  
14:10-14:30Interactive Mapping of Taipei Window Grilles: Tracing Styles and Trends
Lucy Gunn & Bryn Thomas, National Chengchi University
  
14:30-14:50Economic Cluster Mapping Using GIS Tools
Janet Tan, National Chengchi University
 [PPT]
14:50-15:00Q&A  

Establishing Biodiversity Monitoring Network II
15:30-17:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G053

Moderator:Kwang-Tsao Shao & Yu-Huang Wang, Academia Sinica  
15:30-16:00Collaborative Promotion of Biodiversity Informatics via GBIF Asian nodes
Yu-Huang Wang, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
16:00-16:30Development and Evaluation of National Biodiversity Indicators in Taiwan
Chiao-Ying Chou, National Taiwan University
[Abs][PPT]
16:30-17:00Assessment of Free/Open Source Software to Build a Collaborative Website for Ecological Data
Cheng-Tao Lin, National Taiwan University
  

Service Design of Urban IoT
15:30-17:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-G051

Moderator:Feng-Tyan Lin, National Cheng Kung University   
15:30-16:00The Exploration of Virtual Geographic Environment for Smart City
Hui Lin, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Abs] 
16:00-16:30Exploring the Internet of Things Design Concepts
Chien-Hsu Chen, National Cheng Kung University
[Abs] 
16:30-17:00Smart Policy Making for Urban Governance
Feng-Tyan Lin, National Cheng Kung University
[Abs] 

Cross Strait IT Workshop: Data Repository and Open Data
15:30-17:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1051

Moderator:Wendong Luo, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  
15:30-16:00The Analysis on Status of Social Science Data in Chinese Academy of
Social Sciences

Ying Jiang, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
[Abs][PPT]
16:00-16:30Introduction to the Survey Research Data Archive of Taiwan
Ruoh-rong Yu, Academia Sinica
[Abs][PPT]
16:30-17:00Developing Innovative Knowledge Services Based on Open Data
Zhixiong Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences
[Abs] 

ECAI Workshop: Atlas of Maritime Buddhism
15:30-17:00, September 29, 2015, Anthony Lau Building E4-1052

Atlas Development Discussion