2022 Program

The following program is preliminary in nature and will be updated as planning proceeds.

Program times are listed in AEDT. To convert to your local time zone, click here.

The CORE HOD and Professors Meeting will be held 14 – 16 February 2022. For agenda details and to register for the HOD and Professors Meeting, please visit: https://acsw.core.edu.au/2022-hod-and-professors-meeting. Note this meeting is open to Department Heads and Professors.

Monday 14 February 2022

AEDT
12:00 – 13:00 ACSW Opening Plenary Session

Opening & Welcome
CORE Award Presentations
Keynote Address – Mathematical Reasoning for Explainable Data Privacy
Dr. Natasha Fernandes

13:00 – 13:30 Break
1330 – 1730 Australasian Computing Education Conference (ACE 2022)

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1330 –1350 Opening ACE 2022
1350 – 1410 A Bibliometrics Analysis of Australian Computing Education Conference Proceedings
Alireza Ahadi, Luke Mathieson
1410 – 1430 The Robots Are Coming: Exploring the Implications of OpenAI Codex on Introductory Programming
James Finnie-Ansley, Paul Denny, Brett Becker, Andrew Luxton-Reilly, James Prather
1430 –1450 Break
1450 – 1510 Online Examinations in a Large Australian CS1 Course
Bryn Jeffries, Timothy Baldwin, Marion Zalk
1510 – 1530 Online Assessment and COVID: Opportunities and Challenges
Simon, Meena Jha, Sander J.J. Leemans, Regina Berretta, Ayse Aysin Bilgin, Lakmali Jayarathna, Judy Sheard
1530–1630 Break
1630 – 1650 Teaching Code Quality in High School Programming Courses – Understanding Teachers’ Needs
Diana Kirk, Tyne Crow, Andrew Luxton-Reilly, Ewan Tempero
1650 – 1710 CodeProcess Charts: Visualizing the Process of Writing Code
Raj Shrestha, Juho Leinonen, Arto Hellas, Petri Ihantola, John Edwards
1710 – 1730 A case for co-construction with teachers in curricular reform: Introducing computer science in primary school
Laila El-Hamamsy, Barbara Bruno, Helena Kovacs, Morgane Chevalier, Jessica Dehler Zufferey, Francesco Mondada

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1330 -1530 Australasian Information Security Conference (AISC 2022)

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1330 1340 Opening Remarks
1340 1400 Dissecting Malware in the Wild.
Hamish Spencer, Wei Wang, Ruoxi Sun, Minhui Xue
1400 1420 Statically Detecting Adversarial Malware through Randomised Chaining.
Matthew Crawford, Wei Wang, Ruoxi Sun, Minhui Xue
1420 1440 A CNN Based Encrypted Network Traffic Classifier.
Zulu Okonkwo, Ernest Foo, Qinyi Li, Zhe Hou
1440 1450 Break
1450 1510 Blockchain Applications in Smart Grid.
Ziqiang Xu, Ahmad Salehi Shahraki, Carsten Rudolph
1510 1530 Privacy of Fitness Applications and Consent Management in Blockchain.
May Alhajri, Ahmad Salehi Shahraki, Carsten Rudolph

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1330 – 1530 Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (AusPDC 2022)

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1330-1345 Welcome and Introduction
1345- 1415 Towards Higher-Level Abstractions for Quantum Computing
Adrian Cobb, Jean-Guy Schneider, Kevin Lee
1415 – 1445 Deep Reinforcement Learning with Pre-training for Time-efficient Training of Automatic Speech Recognition
Thejan Rajapakshe,  Rajib Rana, Sara Khalifa, Jiajun Liu, Björn Schuller
1445 – 1515 Opportunistic Uploading: Latency Aware Data Deduplication In Peer-to-Peer Push/Mesh Networks
Thomas Passmore, Zhiyi Huang
1515 – 1530 Closing remarks and discussion

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1330 – 1730 Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2022) 

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13:30 – 14:00 Identifying a Minimum Dataset for Enhancing Disaster Healthcare Information Exchange
Reem Abbas, Tony Norris and Dave Parry
14:00 – 14:25 Planning digital health interventions: Digital collection of patient-reported measures from older adults
Gayanika M. Hettiarachchi Senarath, Pari Delir Haghighi, Denise O’Connor, David Snowdon, Velandai Srikanth
14:25 – 14:55 Design features and health outcomes of mHealth applications for patient self-management of asthma: a systematic review
Ting Song, Ping Yu, Zhenyu Zhang
14:55 – 15:20 Informing App Design to Reduce Self-Management Challenges Identified for Chronic Disease
Selena Firmin, Sadaf Khurram
15:20 – 16:30 Break
1630 – 1730 HIKM Workshop Artificial Intelligence in Knowledge Management and Health Information – Ethical concerns of AI.
Chair Klaus Veil

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15:30 – 16:30 Poster Session
John Makepeace Bennett Hall Chris Wallace Hall John Hughes Hall
Optical character recognition in human machine interface validation
Ragavi S, Sagadevan K and Ilakiya G
A framework for retaining women in Information Technology studies
Jane Joseph
PIETS: Parallelised Irregularity Encoders for Forecasting with Heterogeneous Time-Series
Futoon Abu Shaqra, Hao Xue, Yongli Ren and Flora D. Salim
Motif-Enhanced Graph Neural Networks for Recommender Systems
Yuqi Zhang, Jian Yu and Mo Nguyen
A Pilot Study of Using Facial Electromyography to measure Avatar Realism and Uncanniness Perceptions through the lens of Gender(Sex)-Based Differences
Jacqueline Bailey and Karen Blackmore
Corona: Code Reference Autonomous Assistance
Muftah Afrizal Pangestu and Simon
A model for Coordination of Disaster Response in Uganda While Leveraging Social Media Posts
Marvin Ssemambo
ConCQeng: an Engine for Cost-Effective Context Provisioning in Context Management Platforms
Kanaka Sai Jagarlamudi, Arkady Zaslavsky, Seng Loke, Alireza Hassani and Alexey Medvedev
Enhancing Mass casualty incident training with Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence
Peng Xia, Ji Ruan and Dave Parry
“We trust Facebook, we trust mobile apps, but we don’t trust our own healthcare systems like MyHealthRecord”: Preparing users for healthcare cybersecurity attacks.
Wendy Burke, Andrew Stranieri, Taiwo Oseni, Iqbal Gondal and Charlynn Miller
Customization of Order Alerts through Filters: Impact on Pharmacists’ Override Rate and Perceptions of Alert Fatigue
Daniel Chan
Defending Blockchain from Malicious Contracts Using Anomaly Detection
Duy Huynh, Son Hoang Dau and Xiaodong Li
Automating text processing in General Practice: Opportunities and challenges for natural language processing and user experience design.
David Fraile Navarro, A. Baki Kocaballi, Mark Dras and Shlomo Berkovsky

Tuesday 15 February 2022

AEDT
12:00 – 13:00 ACSW Plenary Session

Keynote Address – Verification and Testing of quantum systems
Dr. Nengkun Yu

13:00 – 13:30 Break
1330 – 1730 Australasian Computing Education Conference (ACE 2022)

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1330 –1350 Learning Computational Thinking Efficiently: How Parsons Programming Puzzles within Scratch Might Help
Jeff Bender, Bingpu Zhao, Alex Dziena, Gail Kaiser
1350 – 1410 Second-grade Students’ Use of Visual Programming
Eric Bagley, Jessica Shumway, John Edwards
1410 – 1430 Primary School Students Programming with Real-Time Environmental Sensor Data
Hussel Suriyaarachchi, Paul Denny, Juan Pablo Forero Cortes, Chamod Weerasinghe, Suranga Nanayakkara
1430 –1450 Break
1450 – 1510 A preliminary study using academagogy to uncover the problems that block adult online learner engagement
Kranthi Addanki, Jason Holdsworth, Dianna Hardy, Trina Myers
1510 – 1530 Methodological Considerations for Predicting At-risk Students
Charles Koutcheme, Sami Sarsa, Arto Hellas, Lassi Haaranen, Juho Leinonen
1530–1630 Break
1630 – 1650 Collaborative Paradigm of Teaching Penetration Testing using Real-World University Applications
Sufatrio, Jan Vykopal, Ee-Chien Chang
1650 – 1710 Pilot Study of a Visualization Tool for Object Graphs and Concurrency via Shared Memory
Filip Strömbäck, Linda Mannila, Mariam Kamkar
1710 – 1730 A Validated Computer Terminology Test for Predicting Non-native English-speaking CS1 Students’ Academic Performance
Suad Alaofi, Sean Russell

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1330 – 1530 Australasian Information Security Conference (AISC 2022)

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1330 1420 Keynote Presentation – New directions in Cloud Computing Security
Prof Willy Susilo
1420 1440 Analyses on Multi-sensor Fingerprint Enhancement and Indexing.
Wei Zhou, Yong Ding
1440 1500 Study Cybersecurity of Cyber Physical System in the Virtual Environment: A Survey and New Direction.
Lei Shi, Shanti Krishnan, Sheng Wen
1500 1520 Visualization and Attack Prevention for a Sensor-Based Agricultural Monitoring System.
Yifan Zhou, Zhendong Shi, Ruoxi Sun          
1520 1530 Conclusion Remarks

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Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing (AusPDC 2022)

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1330-1415 Invited Speaker (TBC)
1415- 1445 FLEX: A Platform for Scalable Service Placement in Multi-Fog and Multi-Cloud Environments
Pedram Farzin, Sadoon Azizi, Mohammad Shojafar, Omer Rana,  Mukesh Singhal
1445 – 1515 FogDLearner: A Deep Learning-based Cardiac Health Diagnosis Framework using Fog Computing
Sundas Iftikhar, Muhammed Golec, Deepraj Chowdhury, Sukhpal Singh Gill, Steve Uhlig
1515 – 1530 Closing remarks and discussion

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1330 – 1730 Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2022) 

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13:30 – 14:30 Keynote Presentation – Health Informatics Down Under – Past, Present and Future
Anthony Maeder
14:30 – 15:00 Evaluation of Tracking Algorithms for Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound Imaging Exploration
Cristina Laura Sîrbu, Ciprian Seiculescu, Ghiță Adrian Burdan, Tudor Moga, Cătălin Daniel Căleanu
15:00 – 15:25 Behavioural Modeling and Cognitive Assessment in Smart Textiles
Giles Oatley, Tanveer Choudhury Paul Buckman
15:25 – 16:30 Break
1630 – 1700 Third Party Data Service Providers Can Enhance Patient-Provider Interactions: Insights from an Open Banking Delphi Study
Mustafa Hashmi, Angelique McInnes, Andrew Stranieri, Tony Sahama
1700 – 1730 Predictive risk modelling in mental health issues using machine learning
Haohui Lu, Shahadat Uddin, Farshid Hajati, Matloob Khushi and Mohammad Ali Moni

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15:30 – 16:30 Poster Session
John Makepeace Bennett Hall Chris Wallace Hall John Hughes Hall
DDoS Readiness and Capability
Ian Wiltshire, Sujana Adapa and David Paul
Enhancing Trajectory Recovery from Gradients via Mobility Prior
Kaiyue Zhang, Zipei Fan, Shui Yu and Xuan Song
Study Design for Evaluation of the Difference in Spatial Awareness of the Different Presentation Models of 3D Medical Data
Thomas Clarke
Goodwill as the Basis for an Academic Reset
Andrew Stranieri and Robyn Brandenburg
Pre-processing, Feature-extraction, and Specialisation of Nominal Data
Krishna Aryal, Meena Jha and Michael Li
Applications and Roadmap of the Clowder Open Source Data Management Framework
Chen Wang, Luigi Marini, Max Burnette, Todd Nicholson, Mike Lambert, Rob Kooper, Hoang Nguyen and Kenton McHenry
The Utility of Reinforcement Learning to Enhance Decision Support in Air Battle Management
Kevin McDonald, Adrian Pearce, Michelle Blom and Michael Papasimeon
Big Visual Data Analysis using Artificial Intelligence for Mass Valuation of Residential Properties in Australia
Thang Nguyen, Kien Nguyen, Viet Ngu and Andrea Blake
Identifying insect microhabitat using image background analysis
Sesa Singha Roy, Reid Tingley, Dinh Phung and Alan Dorin
Adaptive Grammatical Evolution in a Particle Swarm Optimisation Setting
Jyotheesh Gaddam, Maia Angelova, Jan Carlo Barca and Richard Dazeley
Enhancing Curiosity to Motivate Learners Through Feedback in Game-Based Learning
Anupam Makhija, Meena Jha, Deborah Richards and Ayse Bilgin
Changes in Organisational Resilience Strategies due to Cybersecurity Challenges during WFH in COVID-19 pandemic
Samreen Mahmood, Mehmood Chadhar and Selena Firmin
Internet of Things based rehabilitation public outdoor landscapes for effective health management of elderly people in the post-COVID-19 phase
Anuroop Gaddam and Keshav Sood

Wednesday 16 February 2022

AEDT
12:00 – 13:00 ACSW Plenary Session

Keynote Address – What has the COVID-19 pandemic shown us about the importance of Information and Computer Sciences?
Prof. Karin Verspoor

13:00 – 13:30 Break
1330 – 1530 Australasian Computing Education Conference (ACE 2022)

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1330 –1350  Risks in Student Projects
Diana Kirk, Andrew Luxton-Reilly, Ewan Tempero
1350 – 1410 Using Affective Learning Analytics in Industry-focused Projects: Experiences and Challenges
Claudia Ott, Veronica Liesaputra
1410 – 1430  GitHub in the Classroom: Lessons Learnt
Yu-Cheng Tu, Valerio Terragni, Ewan Tempero, Asma Shakil, Andrew Meads, Nasser Giacaman, Allan Fowler, Kelly Blincoe
1430 –1450 Break
1450 – 1530 ACE Workshop

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1330-1520 Interactive Entertainment Conference (IE 2022) 

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1330 – 1340 IE Opening
1340 – 1410 The Effect of Using an Auto-Generated Anime Avatar on Player-Avatar Identification
Yutong Wang, Penny Sweetser
1410 – 1440 Curriculum Generation and Sequencing for Deep Reinforcement Learning in StarCraft II
Daniel Hao, Penny Sweetser and Matthew Aitchison
1440 – 1510 Anomaly Detection in Player Performances in Multiplayer Online Battle Arena Games
Xin Qian, Rafet Sifa, Xuefei Liu, Shreyashi Ganguly, Borchuluun Yadamsuren, Diego Klabjan, Anders Drachen, Simon Demediuk
1510 – 1520 IE Closing

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Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2022) 

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13:30 – 14:00 Hospital Readmission Prediction Using Clinical Admission Notes
Nischay Bikram Thapa,Sattar Seifollahi
14:00 – 14:25 An interpretive study of stakeholders’ privacy issues in blockchain: a healthcare context
Supreet Singh, Selena Firmin, Mehmood Chadhar
14:25 – 14:55 Developing a survey to explore online access to medical records using Expectation Confirmation Theory
Kay Nicol, Joan Carlini, Kerryn Butler-Henderson, Kim Lehman
14:55 – 15:10 Enhancing Self-efficacy for Fluid Management in Chronic Kidney Disease with Fitbits and Flex
Taiwo Oseni, Selena Firmin
15:10 – 15:25 Revisiting Social Media in Health Care: A Bakhtinian Carnival Perspective
Chukwuma Ukoha, Andrew Stranieri
15:25-16:30 Break
1630 – 1655 Adaptive Sensing Scheme for smart e-Health IoT Applications Using Asynchronous Data Under Edge
Yufeng Lin, Jia Wang , Tony Sahama
1655 – 1725 Challenges in Discovering Patient Journey Processes
Tony Hoang, Georg Grossmann, Jan Stanek and Markus Stumptner

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15:30 – 16:30 Poster Session
John Makepeace Bennett Hall Chris Wallace Hall John Hughes Hall
The FutureSOILS Project: A Knowledge Graph-based Predictive Model for Improving Soil Treatments in Agriculture
Sergio José Rodríguez Méndez, Pouya Ghiasnezhad Omran, Kerry Taylor, Priscilla Kan John, Tom Gedeon and Anne-Maree Farley
Promoting the Accuracy of Identifying Adversarial Attacks with IDS (with GAN)
Mingjian Tang and Shui Yu
A Secure Provenance System Architecture for Distributed Storage Systems
Hetong Jiang
Understanding the role of in-memory database technology on business process reengineering
Haroon Bhutta, Andrew Stranieri and Mehmood Chadhar
Modelling IoT Application Requirements and Benchmarking IoT Middleware Platforms
Shalmoly Mondal, Prem Prakash Jayaraman, Alireza Hassani, Pari Delir Haghighi and Dimitrios Georgakopoulos
Hate Speech Detection: A Deep One-Class SVM Approach
Saugata Bose
Strategy Transfer by AI Agents
Archana Vadakattu, Adrian Pearce and Michelle Blom
Analysing the Forum Activities Inside the Dark Web
Hürol Türen, Rafiqul Islam and Kenneth Eustace
Measuring Proficiency in Creative Code
Ushini Attanayake and Ben Swift
Applying an Enhanced Artificial Intelligence Towards Detecting Online Payment Fraud.
Nnamdi Odenigbo, Krassie Petrova and Parma Nand
Transformer Compressed Sensing via Global Image Tokens
Marlon Bran Lorenzana and Shekhar Chandra
Private Retrieval Merkle Proofs for Light Clients with Balanced Sets in Perfect Merkle Tree
Nhat Quang Cao, Son Hoang Dau and Xun Yi
Telemedicine consultation as an intervention tool to mitigate covid-induced Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Samia Amin and Ashish Joshi

Thursday 17 February 2022

AEDT
12:00 – 13:00 ACSW Plenary Session

Keynote Address – Pedagogies for Engaging Students in Intermediate Level Programming Courses
Dr. David Chen

13:00 – 13:30 Break
1330 – 1530 Australasian Computing Education Conference (ACE 2022)

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1330 –1350 Music, Stories, and Progress Clickers
Oluwakemi Ola
1350 – 1410 Why are 3D Transformations in Computer Graphics Difficult? An Analysis of a Decade of Exam Questions
Thomas Suselo, Burkhard Wuensche, Andrew Luxton-Reilly
1410 – 1430 Why Embedding Indigenous Cultural Awareness in ICT Curriculum is an Imperative
Nicole Herbert, Matthew Springer, Pratik Pratik, Zhixi Lin
1430 – 1450 Break
1450 – 1530 Closing ACE and Annual Business Meeting of the Australasian Chapter of SIGCSE

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Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2022)

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13:30 – 14:00 Analysis of Patient-sharing provider network in MacArthur region, NSW using administrative claim data
Shakir Karim and Shahadat Uddin
14:00 – 14:30 CoXercise Perceptions of a Social Exercise Game and its Effect on Intrinsic Motivation
Elisa Yansun, Daniel Kim, Burkhard Wuensche
14:30 – 14:45 Prioritization of Clinical Alarms using Semantic Features of Vital Signs in Remote
Teena Arora, Venki Balasubramanian, Andrew Stranieri, Shenhan Mai
14:45 – 15:00 An Ensemble of Machine Learning and Clinician Set Thresholds for Vital Signs Alarms
Shenhan Mai, Teena Aror
15:00 – 15:30 A Comparative Study of The Challenges and Obstacles Facing E-Learning
Ebitisam K. Elberkawi, Abdelsalam Maatuk, Salma F. Elharish, Wala M. Eltajoury

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15:30 – 16:00 Break
16:00 – 17:00 ACSW Closing Plenary Session

Keynote Address – Curriculum changes in Australia and New Zealand at the high school level for computing and digital technologies
Dr. James Curran, Prof. Tim Bell