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The 24th World Multi-Conference on
Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics: WMSCI 2020©
 
September 13 - 16, 2020  ~  Virtual Conference
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Sunday, September 13, 2020

Sunday, September 13, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Does Multidisciplinary Learning Help Global Problem: Covid-19 by Biomedical Engineering?"
Shigehiro Hashimoto
Kogakuin University, Japan
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM

Plenary Keynote Address: "Putting the “Ops” in “DevOps”:The Impact of Agile on Day 2 Operations for Large Enterprises"
Robert Cherinka
MITRE Corporation, United States
Joseph Prezzama
MITRE Corporation, United States
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
"Cybernetics Applied to Plato's Theory of Forms: An Experiment"
Bettoni, Marco (Switzerland)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
"Classifying Autism Spectrum Disorder (Asd) Causal Genes Based on Intrinsic Disordered Regions"
Shazman, Shula (Israel)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
"Virtual Reality (VR) an Effective Communication Tool in Daylighting Simulation in Architecture Education"
Youssef, Omar*; ElZomor, Mohamed*; Hornby, Rachelle LaRae*; Boulgamh, Nour-Lyna** (*United States, **Egypt)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"Decision Models for Selecting Wireless Sensor Networks Technologies: A Survey"
Torres Lozano, Martha Lucia; González, Virgilio (United States)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"Desarrollo de Aplicaciones para Procesamiento de Imagen con el Lenguaje de Programación Processing: Una Estrategia Didáctica"
Ruiz-Méndez, Manuel; Hernández-Ramírez, Mauricio; Leal-Ríos, Fernando; Lucio-Castillo, Mariby (Mexico)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"Design Science: Gamification for Environmental Sustainability"
Matias, Cátia; Fernandes, Jesualdo (Portugal)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
"Goal Setting and Executive Function Using Matrix Graphic Organizers"
Hendel, Russell Jay (United States)
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM

Plenary Keynote Address: "Pivoting from Learning Technology for Some to Learning Technology for Many During the Pandemic"
William Muirhead
University of Ontario, Canada
Lorayne Robertson
University of Ontario, Canada
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Reimagining Learning Spaces by Leveraging Cloud Computing"
Peter Holowka
University of Calgary, Canada
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
2:20 PM - 3:00 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Fostering Learning Communities in Large Lectures Using Active Learning, Collaboration, Flipped Classrooms and Individual Inquiry"
Steven Ehrlick
Ryerson University, Canada
 
Sunday, September 13, 2020
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
"Use Risk Evaluation Engine Spanning IAM Lifecycle to Secure API"
Djosic, Nebojsa; Nokovic, Bojan; Sharieh, Salah; Zheng, Bingzhou (Canada)
 

Monday, September 14, 2020

Monday, September 14, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "What Changes Can We Expect in Higher Education as a Result of COVID-19?"
T. Grandon Gill
University of South Florida, United States
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Graphic Organizers Facilitate Solving Diverse Educational Problems"
Russell Jay Hendel
Towson University, United States
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Applications of Artificial Intelligence to COVID-19"
Richard Segall
Arkansas State University, United States
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
"Preservation of Mediterranean Intangible Cultural Heritage Through Virtual Gaming and Informatics: The Case of Sardinian Mùrra"
Serra, Luigi (Italy)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Invited Session: "Biomedical Engineering I"
Organizers: Shigehiro Hashimoto and Hirotoshi Hishida (Japan)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Micro Back-Markers on Thin Film of Scaffold to Measure Repetitive Local Contraction of Myotubes in Vitro"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Saito, Yuta; Endo, Yuji; Shinoda, Shun; Toyota, Shouki; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
"Alignment of Myoblast Cultured on Micro Striped Ridge After Centrifuge Stimulation: Before and After Division"
Endo, Yuji; Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Kageyama, Yoshisato; Morita, Yu; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
"Hysteresis Effect of Shear Flow Field on Migration Velocity of Cell: After and Before Division of L929 and 3T3-L1"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Shimada, Kosuke; Endo, Yuji; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
"Tracings of Myoblasts Orientation Under Shear Flow in Vitro"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Kimura, Kento; Endo, Yuji; Sakai, Michitaka; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
"Cultured Myoblasts Orientation Under Couette Type of Shear Flow Between Parallel Disks: Fusion and Division"
Endo, Yuji; Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Toma, Sora; Asahino, Akira; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
"Velocity of Flowing Myoblast Cell at Oblique Micro Grooves"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Matsumoto, Taku; Endo, Yuji; Kuwabara, Shono; Yonezawa, Hiroki; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
"Design of Flow Channel for Cell Sorter by Dielectrophoresis with Photolithography Technique"
Hashimoto, Shigehiro; Matsuzawa, Ryota; Endo, Yuji; Noji, Takeru; Yoshinaka, Kiyoshi (Japan)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
"Three Perspectives on Catholic Social Teaching and Implications for Technology"
Anderson, Justin; Laracy, Fr. Joseph R.; Marlowe, Thomas (United States)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
"Second-Order Management – How Second-Order Concepts Contribute to Solutions within Complex Environments"
Belcredi, Philipp; Stingl de Vasconcelos Guedes, Tilia (Austria)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
"Application of Regression Analysis Towards Identifying Cyber-Attacks Upon a Smart Grid Augmented Electric Grid"
Hopkins, Stephen; Kalaimannan, Ezhil; John, Caroline (United States)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"Authentic Experiences: How Active Learning and User-Generated Content Can Immerse University Students in Real Life Situations"
Ehrlick, Steven; Schwartz, Noah; Slotta, James (Canada)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
"Graph Generator Based on Local Information"
Patiño-Reyes, Fernando; López-Sánchez, Máximo; González-Serna, Juan G.; Magadán-Salazar, Andrea; Castro-Sánchez, Noé A.; Pérez-Ramírez, Miguel (Mexico)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "The Humanistic Transfer as a Novel Approach for a Multidisciplinary Convergence"
Luigi Serra
National Research Council of Italy, Italy
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Reconceiving Cybernetics in Light of Thomistic Realism"
Fr. Josepph Laracy
Seton Hall University, United States
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
"The Data Mining and Machine Learning Techniques for Identifying Fraud Using Private Transport App"
Pracidelli, Lilian; Lopes, Fábio (Brazil)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
3:50 PM - 5:10 PM
Invited Session: "Pivoting during a Pandemic: Researching changes to Educational Contexts I"
Organizers: Bill Muirhead and Lorayne Robertson (Canada)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"From Concern to Validation: Educational Technology in Western Canadian K-12 During COVID-19"
Holowka, Peter (Canada)
 
"Pivots from the Void – How School Leaders Enact the Catholic Competencies They Teach Their Students"
Corrigan, Laurie (Canada)
 
"Tele-Sim MSK for Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Professionals"
Cancelliere, Carolina; Dubrowski, Adam; Kapralos, Bill; Mior, Silvano; Côté, Pierre; Muirhead, Bill; Dubrowski, Raluca (Canada)
 
"Global Pandemic Contorts Traditional Classroom Teaching for Private School"
Zigelman, Ilana (United States)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
"Technology and Cross-Cultural Communication in Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language"
Kourova, Alla (United States)
 
Monday, September 14, 2020
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
"Modelamiento Computacional del Flujo Sanguíneo en la Aorta usando Imágenes de TAC"
Sugahara, Erika L.; Gonzalez, María A.; Velez, Juan C.; Orozco, Cesar A.; Cadena, Alberto J.; Tello Portillo, Juan P. (Colombia)
 

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "A Man-Machine Synergy Integrated Approach for Homeland Protection"
Mario Lamanna
Evoelectronics, Italy
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Drones at Our Service"
Mohammad Ilyas
Florida Atlantic University, United States
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Cybernetics as Art"
Sukjin Kang
Korea Aerospace University, South Korea
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Invited Session: "Biomedical Engineering II"
Organizers: Shigehiro Hashimoto and Hirotoshi Hishida (Japan)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Basic Study on the Mechanism of Earphone Hearing Loss – About Correlation between Ear Age and Real Age"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Fujii, Yamato; Kawano, Atsushi; Hishida, Keiko; Hishida, Yasuhiro (Japan)
 
"Basic Concept of the Data Base on Music and Sound - I: Examples of Frequency Analysis -"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Yamamoto, Dai; Hishida, Keiko; Fujii, Yamato; Komatsu, Yoshihiro; Hishida, Yasuhiro (Japan)
 
"Basic Concept of the Data Base on Music and Sound - II: Frequency Analysis to Beethoven's Piano Sonatas -"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Komatsu, Yoshihiro; Hishida, Keiko; Yamamoto, Dai; Hishida, Yasuhiro (Japan)
 
"Basic Study on the Directivity in an Oblique Projection Drawing – The Influence of Time on the Directivity"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Fujii, Yamato; Hishida, Mitsuhiro (Japan)
 
"Basic Study on the Recognition of Height (Vertical Length) and Width (Horizontal Length) of Squares"
Hishida, Hirotoshi; Komatsu, Yoshihiro; Hishida, Mitsuhiro (Japan)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Invited Session: "Innovation and Technology Transfer in Emerging Economies"
Organizers: Elina Gaile-Sarkane and Inga Lapina (Latvia)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"Business Process Knowledge Management: Literature Review"
Kokins, Gundars; Straujuma, Anita (Latvia)
 
"Commercialization Potential for Deep Machine Learning Technology Using Line Scan Camera"
Šatrevičs, Vladimirs; Kuļikovskis, Gundars; Ošs, Oskars (Latvia)
 
"Creating an Interdisciplinary Program to Foster Innovation – The Case of the Baltic IT Leadership Program"
Rivera, Claudio A.; Bancroft, Justin (Latvia)
 
"Employability Skills: The Needs of Tourism Industry versus the Performance of Graduates"
Donina, Agita; Lapina, Inga (Latvia)
 
"From Creative Destruction to Creative Disruption: Lessons for Selected and Strategic Industries"
Segers, Jean-Pierre*; Gaile-Sarkane, Elina** (*Belgium, **Latvia)
 
"Identification and Creation of Business Opportunities as the Characteristic of the Entrepreneurial Mindset"
Vaivode, Irena; Sceulovs, Deniss (Latvia)
 
"Models of Conflict Management for Business Process Improvement in Organizations"
Citskovskis, Ugis (Latvia)
 
"Quality Control Inspection Opportunities Using Deep Machine Learning Technology"
Šatrevičs, Vladimirs; Kuļikovskis, Gundars; Ošs, Oskars (Latvia)
 
"Systematic Literature Overview: Gaps, Inconsistencies, Contradictions and Future Research Directions Within Customer Experience Management"
Kokins, Gundars; Straujuma, Anita (Latvia)
 
"Taxonomy of Value Development – How to Classify Values for Application in Business?"
Ence, Enno; Gaile-Sarkane, Elina; Štrausa, Evita (Latvia)
 
"The Assessment of the Impact of Coaching Interactions on a Company's Performance"
Roša (Rosha), Angelina; Lace, Natalja; Oganisjana, Karine (Latvia)
 
"Trends in Media Branding: Case of Latvia – The Younger Audience in Focus"
Saulite, Linda; Janusevska, Guna; Andersone, Ieva; Sceulovs, Deniss (Latvia)
 
"Value Stream Mapping: Effective Process Improvement Tool in the Certification Process"
Kavosa, Maija; Lapina, Inga (Latvia)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
"Challenges in Conversational Search: Improving the System Capabilities and Guiding the Search Process"
Sa, Ning; Yuan, Xiaojun (United States)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Opportunities and Challenges from the Milestones of Information Technologies (IT)"
Wen-Chen Hu
University of North Dakota, United States
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
1:40 PM - 2:20 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Interventions to Improve Cognitive Presence and Student Performance in the Age of COVID-19"
Madhumita Banerjee
University of Wisconsin-Parkside, United States
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
2:20 PM - 3:00 PM

Plenary Keynote Address: "Constructive Dialogs: Systemic Interdependencies of Associating and Disassociating Communication"
Tilia Stingl De Vasconcelos
European Society for Education and Communication, Austria
Philipp Belcredi
Comparative-Systemic Intervention, Austria
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
"Trends of "Computational Thinking" in Educational Research"
Khan, Salar; Alshikhabobakr, Hanan; Razak, Saquib; Mahmoud, Huda; Hussein, Nehal (Qatar)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
3:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Invited Session: "Information Systems, Information Modeling: Applications in Smart Cities"
Organizers: Renata Baracho and Marcelo Porto (Brazil)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"A Code Checking Platform for Geometric Design of Railway's Superstructure – Methodology and Application in a BIM Environment"
Porto, Marcelo Franco; Ribeiro, Rômulo Luiz Pereira; Franco, José Ricardo Queiroz; Nunes, Nilson Tadeu Ramos; Baracho, Renata Maria Abrantes (Brazil)
 
"Building Information Modeling to Support the Management of the Built Environment"
Soares, Bruno Cesarino*; Baracho, Renata Maria Abrantes*; Porto, Marcelo Franco*; Soergel, Dagobert** (*Brazil, **United States)
 
"Information Modeling as a Way of Strengthening Cultural Identity: Study of Significance and Representativeness"
Rezende, Michela Perígolo; Baracho, Renata Maria Abrantes (Brazil)
 
"Mapping of Information Flows Between Systems to Support Project Management"
Baracho, Rodrigo; Baracho, Renata; Mattos, Max (Brazil)
 
"Proposal for Sustainable Smart City Indicators"
Teixeira, João Vitor Souza*; Baracho, Renata Maria Abrantes*; Mullarkey, Matthew T.** (*Brazil, **United States)
 
"Tourism Profiling: A Semi-automatic Classification Model of Points of Interest"
Magalhães, Amarildo Martins de*; Baracho, Renata Maria Abrantes*; Mandl, Thomas** (*Brazil, **Germany)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
"Políticas Públicas Educativas en México: Una Revisión Histórica"
Yáñez Soria, Liliana; Chaparro Sánchez, Ricardo (Mexico)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Invited Session: "Pivoting during a Pandemic: Researching changes to Educational Contexts II"
Organizers: Bill Muirhead and Lorayne Robertson (Canada)
All the papers of this Invited Sesssion, listed below, will be presented in a single Zoom meeting.

"A Gendered Analysis of COVID-19 and the Implications for Online Learning"
Hector-Alexander, Allison (Canada)
 
"Strategic Enrolment Management in a Time of Disruption: How the Global Pandemic Will Force a Re-evaluation of Traditional Strategy"
Stokes, Joseph M. (Canada)
 
"Canadian Academic Librarians as Online Teachers"
McTavish, Heather; Robertson, Lorayne (Canada)
 
"2020 Pandemic: Resilient Canadian Higher Education Institutions Will Integrate OER"
Craig, Chris D. (Canada)
 
"Ready Teacher One: A Journey into the Future of Technology and Pedagogy Through Virtual Reality"
Girard, Joannie; Robertson, Lorayne (Canada)
 
"Manage the Present or Focus on the Future? Leveraging New Technologies in Post-pandemic Education"
Robertson, Lorayne; Muirhead, Bill (Canada)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
"Variaciones Metodológicas en el Desarrollo de Soluciones de Inteligencia de Negocios"
Rosales Peña Alfaro, Eric Manuel; Vázquez Torres, Fernando; González Rogel, Emmanuel (Mexico)
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
"El Aprendizaje Invertido como un Método Didáctico para la Enseñanza de las Matemáticas - Caso de Estudio"
Vázquez Torres, Fernando; Rosales Peña Alfaro, Eric; González Rogel, Emmanuel (Mexico)
 

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Growing Need for Cybersecurity Engineering"
Carol Woody
Carnegie Mellon University, United States
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
8:40 AM - 9:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Design in an Age of Complexity"
T. Grandon Gill
University of South Florida, United States
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Back to Basics: Towards Building Societal Resilience Against a Cyber Pandemic"
Eliana Stavrou
University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Smart Cities, Smart Buildings, Smart Life: Where Is the Smart?"
Renata Abrantes Baracho
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
10:40 AM - 11:20 AM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Human Communication: Coupling Social Systems Theory and Consciousness"
Tilia Stingl De Vasconcelos
European Society for Education and Communication, Austria
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Taxonomy of a SOC - Building an Enterprise-Scale Cyber Security Operations Center"
Scott Foote
Phenomenati Consulting, United States
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "Engineered Intelligence"
Bruce E. Peoples
Innovations LLC, United States
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12:40 PM - 1:20 PM
Plenary Address for Inter-Disciplinary Communication: "Health Benefits of Intermittent Fasting"
Shula Shazman
The Open University of Israel, Israel
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
1:20 PM - 2:00 PM
Plenary Address for Inter-Disciplinary Communication: "Protecting Voters From Social Media Manipulation During Election Campaigns, by Using Behavioural Science Theory to Strengthen Campaign Legislation"
Gerard Creaner, Sinead Creaner, and Colm Creaner
GetReskilled Cork, Ireland
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Plenary Keynote Address: "The Organicity of Interdisciplinary"
Jeremy Horne
Inventors Assistance League - CEO, United States
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
2:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Plenary Address for Inter-Disciplinary Communication: "Environmental Sustainability: A Study on the Impact of Information Systems on Game-Based Learning and Gamification"
Mariana Henriques and Jesualdo Fernandes
ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management, Portugal
 
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
Plenary Address for Inter-Disciplinary Communication: "Nuevas Tecnologías en el Proceso de la Educación Digital y el Derecho a la Educación en Tiempos de Pandemia (SARS-CoV-2)"
Wilber Jiménez Mendoza
Universidad Nacional Micaela Bastidas de Apurímac, Perú
 



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