Plenary Sessions

Hammer or Tongs: How Best to Build Agent-Based Models?

Michael North, Vice President, Decision Sciences, Conversant LLC (USA)
Wednesday, 20th June, 2018, 10:00 - 11:00, Paraninfo de Envases de Cartón
Chair: Yves Demazeau, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (France)

On Data-Driven Agent-Based Modeling of Complex Systems

Jiming Liu, Chair Professor of Computer Science, Hong Kong Baptist University (China)
Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 10:00 - 11:00, Paraninfo de Envases de Cartón
Chair: Bo An, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)

Towards Autonomous AI Systems for Resource Management: Applications in Industry and Lessons Learned

Petr Skobelev, Smart Solutions / Samara State Airspace and Technical Universities / Institute of Control of Complex Systems of Russian Academy of Science (Russia)
Friday, 22nd June, 2018, 10:00 - 11:00, Paraninfo de Envases de Cartón
Chair: Juan Manuel Corchado, University of Salamanca (Spain)

Main Track

Session 1

Wednesday, 20th June, 2018, 11:30 - 13:30, Room 40.5

Chair: Pierpaolo Vittorini, University of L'aquila (Italy)

  • Predicting Learners' Behaviours to Get it Wrong - Niels Heller, and François Bry
  • The use of gamification as a teaching methodology in a MOOC about the strategic energy reform in México - Juanjo Mena, Elvira G. Rincón Flores, Raúl Ramírez-Velarde, and María-Soledad Ramírez-Montoya
  • Real Marks Analysis for Predicting Students’ Performance - Giulio Angiani, Alberto Ferrari, Paolo Fornacciari, Monica Mordonini, and Michele Tomaiuolo
  • Learning Analytics in the Classroom: Comparing Self-Assessment, Teacher Assessment and Tests - Michael Kickmeier-Rust, and Lenka Firtova
  • Awareness of School Learning Environments - Margarida Figueiredo, Henrique Vicente, Jorge Ribeiro, and Jose Neves
  • Gamification and Learning Analytics to Improve Engagement in University Courses - Fabio Cassano, Antonio Piccinno, Teresa Roselli, and Veronica Rossano

Session 2

Wednesday, 20th June, 2018, 15:00 - 17:00, Room 40.5

Chair: Tania Di Mascio, University of L'aquila (Italy)

  • Multisensory educational materials: five senses to learn - Michela Ponticorvo, Raffaele Di Fuccio, Fabrizio Ferrara, Angelo Rega, and Orazio Miglino
  • A week of playing with code, the object-oriented way - Michele Tomaiuolo, Giulio Angiani, Alberto Ferrari, Monica Mordonini, and Agostino Poggi
  • Collaborative language learning through computer-assisted translation on a Wiki-based platform: operations and management - Vincenzo Baraniello, Luigi Laura, and Maurizio Naldi
  • Virtual reality learning environments in materials engineering: Rockwell hardness test - Manuel P. Rubio, Diego Vergara, Sara Rodríguez, and Jamil Extremera
  • Design of a Multi-Agent Architecture for Implementing Educational Drama Techniques using Robot Actors - Flor Angela Bravo Sanchez, Alejandra Maria Gonzalez Correal, and Enrique Gonzalez Guerrero
  • On The Design and Development of an Assessment System with Adaptive Capabilities - Angelo Bernardi, Carlo Innamorati, Cesare Padovani, Roberta Romanelli, Aristide Saggino, Marco Tommasi, and Pierpaolo Vittorini

Session 3

Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 17:45 - 19:45, Room 40.5

Chair: Juan José Mena, University of Salamanca (Spain)

  • A Run-time Detector of Hardworking E-Learners with Underperformance - Diego García-Saiz, Marta Zorrilla, Alfonso de la Vega, and Pablo Sánchez
  • Human Expert Labeling Process: Valence-Arousal Labeling for Students’ Affective States - Sinem Aslan, Eda Okur, Nese Alyuz, Asli Arslan Esme, and Ryan S. Baker
  • The usability of multiple devices for an ecological assessment in psychological research: Salience of reasons underlying usability - Daniela Raccanello, Margherita Brondino, Margherita Pasini, Maria Gabriella Landuzzi, Diego Scarpanti, Giada Vicentini, Mara Massaro, and Roberto Burro
  • Learning Scientific Concepts with Text Mining Support - Eliseo Reategui, Ana Paula Metz Da Costa, Daniel Epstein, and Michel Carniato
  • Towards a Model of Early Entrepreneurial Education: Appreciation, Facilitation and Evaluation - Elisabeth Unterfrauner, Christian Voigt, and Sandra Schön
  • Predictors of Performance in Programming: the moderating role of eXtreme Apprenticeship, sex and educational background - Ugo Solitro, Margherita Brondino, Giada Vicentini, Daniela Raccanello, Roberto Burro, and Margherita Pasini

Session 4

Friday, 22nd June, 2018, 11:30 - 13:30, Room 40.5

Chair: Margherita Pasini - Università degli Studi di Verona (Italy)

  • Blending Classroom, Collaborative, and Individual Learning Using Backstage 2 - Sebastian Mader, and François Bry
  • Emojis’ Psychophysics: Measuring Emotions in Technology Enhanced Learning Contexts - Roberto Burro, Margherita Pasini, and Daniela Raccanello
  • A Teaching Experience on Information Systems Auditing - Ricardo Pérez-Castillo, Ignacio García-Rodríguez de Guzmán, Moises Rodríguez, and Mario Piattini
  • Compliance to eXtreme Apprenticeship in a Programming Course: Performance, Achievement Emotions, and Self-efficacy - Margherita Brondino, Vincenzo Del Fatto, Rosella Gennari, Margherita Pasini, and Daniela Raccanello
  • The online self-assessment mygoalin supporting self-regulated learning: user-feedback for optimization - Rebecca Fill Giordano
  • Designing a personalizable ASD-oriented AAC tool: an action reserach experience - Tania Di Mascio, Laura Tarantino, Lidia Cirelli, Sara Peretti, and Monica Mazza


Social and Personal Computing for Web-Supported Learning Communities (SPeL)

Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 11:30 - 13:30, Room 40.5

Chair: Elvira Popescu - University of Craiova (Romania)

  • The Future of Multisensory Learning Experiences: Visual, Audio, Smell and Taste Senses - Aleksandra Klasnja Milicevic, Zoran Marosan, Mirjana Ivanovic, Ninoslava Savic, and Boban Vesin
  • Developing Learning Scenarios for Educational Web Radio: a Learning Design Approach - Evangelia Triantafyllou, Effrosyni Liokou, and Anastasia Economou
  • Pragmatic Game Authoring Support for an Adaptive Competence-Based Educational System - Florentina Condrea, Luca Cuoco, Tony-Alexandru Dincu, Elvira Popescu, Andrea Sterbini, and Marco Temperini
  • Generator of tests for learning check in case of courses that use learning blocks - Doru Anastasiu Popescu, Daniel Nijloveanu, and Nicolae Bold

TEL in nursing education programs (NURSING)

Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 15:00 - 17:00, Room 40.5

Chair: Loreto Lancia, University of L'aquila (Italy) / Julita Sansoni, Sapienza Università di Roma (Italy)

  • Impact of an electronic nursing documentation system on the nursing process accuracy - Fabio D'Agostino, Valentina Zeffiro, Antonello Cocchieri, Mariangela Vanalli, Davide Ausili, Ercole Vellone, Maurizio Zega, and Rosaria Alvaro
  • Effectiveness of e-learning training on drug – dosage calculation skills of nursing students: a randomized controlled trial - Manuela Ferrari, Simone Tonella, Erica Busca, Stefano Mercandelli, Liliana Vagliano, Gianluca Aimaretti, and Alberto Dal Molin
  • Efficacy of High-Fidelity Patient Simulation in nursing education: Research protocol of ‘S4NP’ Randomized Controlled Trial - Angelo Dante, Carmen La Cerra, Valeria Caponnetto, Ilaria Franconi, Elona Gaxhja, Cristina Petrucci, and Loreto Lancia
  • High-Fidelity Patient Simulation in Critical Care Area: A Methodological Overview - Carmen La Cerra, Angelo Dante, Valeria Caponnetto, Ilaria Franconi, Elona Gaxhja, Cristina Petrucci, and Loreto Lancia
  • The use of dedicated platform to evaluate health professions university courses - Giovanni Galeoto, Raffaella Rumiati, Morena Sabella, and Julita Sansoni
  • Systems Thinking, Complex Adaptive Systems and Health: Some New Perspectives for Nursing - Ippolito Notarnicola, Alessandro Stievano, Ausilia Pulimeno, and Gennaro Rocco
  • Use of high fidelity simulation: a two-year training project experience for third year students in Nursing course degree of Reggio Emilia - Daniela Mecugni, Giulia Curia, Alessandra Pisciotta and Giovanna Amaducci

Doctoral Consortium

Session I: Doctoral Consortium

Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 15:00 - 17:00, Room 21.1.15

Chair: Sara Rodríguez, University of Salamanca (Spain)

  • An on-going framework for easily experimenting with deep learning models for bioimaging analysis - Manuel García, César Domínguez, Jónathan Heras, Eloy Mata and Vico Pascual
  • Towards Integrating ImageJ with deep biomedical models - Adrián Inés, César Domínguez, Jónathan Heras, Eloy Mata and Vico Pascual
  • Integrating Biological Context into the Analysis of Gene Expression Data - Cindy Perscheid and Matthias Uflacker
  • Applying scale-invariant dynamics to improve consensus achievement of agents in motion - Ilja Rausch, Yara Khaluf, and Pieter Simoens
  • Towards to secure an IoT Adaptive Environment System - Pedro Oliveira, Tiago Pedrosa, Paulo Novais and Paulo Matos
  • Matlab GUI Application for Moving Object Detection and Tracking - Beibei Cui and Jean-Charles Creput
  • Software Defined Networks and Data Distribution Service as key features for the 5G Control Plane - Alejandro Llorens-Carrodeguas, Cristina Cervelló-Pastor and Irian Leyva-Pupo
  • Towards Computer-Aided Differential Diagnosis: A Holonic Multi-Agent Based Medical Diagnosis System - Zohreh Akbari and Rainer Unland
  • Automatic screening of glaucomatous optic papilla based on smartphone images and patient's anamnesis data - Jose Carlos Raposo Da Camara

Session II: Doctoral Consortium

Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 17:45 - 19:45, Room 21.1.15

Chair: María Navarro, University of Salamanca (Spain)

  • The Resources Placement Problem in a 5G Hierarchical SDN Control Plane - Irian Leyva-Pupo, Cristina Cerelló-Pastor and Alejandro Llorens-Carrodeguas
  • Computational Analysis of Multiple Instance Learning-based Systems for Automatic Visual Inspection: A Doctoral Research Proposal - Eduardo-Jose Villegas-Jaramillo and Mauricio Orozco-Alzate
  • An Agent-Based model for Energy Management of Smart Home: Residences’ Satisfaction Approach - Mahoor Ebrahimi and Amin Hajizade
  • Interaction Analysis in Asperger through virtual media of text communication - Manuel Arroyave, Luis Fernando Castillo, Gustavo Isaza and Manuel Bedia
  • A Novel Agent-Based Platform for Wide-Area Monitoring and Control in Power Systems - Amin Nassaj
  • An Agent-Based Model for Optimal Voltage Control and Power Quality by Electrical Vehicles in Smart Grids - Amirabbas Hadizade
  • Stock recommendation platform based on the environment. INSIDER - Elena Hernández Nieves
  • A self-organized multiagent system for Industry 4.0 - Inés Sittón Candanedo
  • Blockchain-based distributed cooperative control algorithm for WSN monitoring - Roberto Casado-Vara

Short Papers

Thursday, 21st June, 2018, 17:45 - 18:45, Clock Room

Chair: Sara Rodríguez, University of Salamanca (Spain)

  • Administration 4.0: The challenge of institutional competitiveness as a requisite for development - Pedro T. Nevado-Batalla Moreno
  • Programmed physical activity for the elderly as motor of the active aging - Galo Sánchez, Valeria Lobina
  • Visualizing History: a Virtual Timeline for Teaching and Learning Historical Sciences - Elena Llamas-Pombo
  • Analysis of Quality of live in the deaf community from a blog - María Cruz Sánchez-Gómez, Ariana Castillo Alzuguren and María Victoria Martín-Cilleros
  • A data mining approach applied to wireless sensor net-works in greenhouses - José Antonio Castellanos Garzón, Yeray Mezquita Martín, José Luis Jaimes S. and Santiago M. López G.
  • Towards an adaptive and personalized assessment model based on ontologies, context and collaborative filtering - Oscar Mauricio Salazar Ospina, Demetrio Arturo Ovalle Carranza and Fernando De La Prieta