Accepted Papers

Track 1, Producing Good Outcomes

ID Title Authors

Detecting Endangered Baleen Whales within Acoustic Recordings using Region-based Convolutional Neural Networks poster
Mark Thomas (Dalhousie University, JASCO Applied Sciences); Bruce Martin (JASCO Applied Sciences); Katie Kowarski (JASCO Applied Sciences); Briand Gaudet (JASCO Applied Sciences); Stan Matwin (Dalhouise University, Polish Academy of Sciences)

Inferring Crop Pests and Diseases from Imagery Soil Data and Soil Properties poster
Ssekiwere Bruno (Uganda Technology & Management University); Babirye Claire (Uganda Technology & Management University)

A sparse, data-efficient ECG representation is predictive of myocardial infarction without expert knowledge poster
Sunayana Rane (MIT)

Using News Articles to Model Hepatitis A Outbreaks: A Case Study in California and Kentucky poster
Marie Charpignon (MIT, Cambridge); Maria Mironova (Capital Health System); Saeyoung Rho (MIT, Cambridge); Maimuna S. Majumder (MIT, Cambridge); Leo A. Celi (MIT, Cambridge)

Large-Scale Landslides Detection from Satellite Images with Incomplete Labels poster
Masanari Kimura (Ridge-i inc.)

Women, politics and Twitter: Using machine learning to change the discourse poster
Lana Cuthbertson (ParityYEG); Alex Kearney (University of Alberta); Riley Dawson (University of Alberta); Ashia Zawaduk (Dev Edmonton Society); Eve Cuthbertson (University of Toronto); Ann Gordon-Tighe (University of Alberta); Kory W Mathewson (DeepMind, University of Alberta)

Ideological Drifts in the U.S. Constitution: Detecting Areas of Contention with Models of Semantic Change poster
Abdul Z. Abdulrahim (University of Oxford)

Groundwater Monitoring Using Handpump Vibration Data for Rural Africa poster
Achut Manandhar (University of Oxford); Heloise Greeff (University of Oxford); Patrick Thomson (University of Oxford); Rob Hope (University of Oxford); David Clifton (University of Oxford)

Korean Localization of Visual Question Answering for Blind People poster
Jin-Hwa Kim (SK T-Brain); Soohyun Lim (SK T-Brain); Jaesun Park (SK T-Brain); Hansu Cho (SK T-Brain)

Cognitive Assessment Estimation from Behavioral Responses in Emotional Faces Evaluation Task - AI Regression Approach for Dementia Onset Prediction in Aging Societies - poster
Tomasz M. Rutkowski (RIKEN AIP); Masato S. Abe (RIKEN AIP); Marcin Koculak (Jagiellonian University); Mihoko Otake-Matsuura (RIKEN AIP)

Assessing Viewer’s Mental Health by Detecting Depression inYouTube Videos poster
Shanya Sharma (SAP LABS); Manan Dey (SAP LABS)

A Knowledge Graph Based Health Assistant poster
Lin Bo (AI Labs, Didi Chuxing, Beijing, China); Wenjuan Luo (AI Labs, Didi Chuxing, Beijing, China); Zang Li (AI Labs, Didi Chuxing, Beijing, China); Xiaoqing Yang (AI Labs, Didi Chuxing, Beijing, China); Han Zhang (AI Labs, Didi Chuxing, Beijing, China); Daxin Zheng (AI Labs, Didi Chuxing, Beijing, China)

Transfer of Machine Learning Fairness across Domains poster
Candice Schumann (University of Maryland); Xuezhi Wang (Google); Alex Beutel (Google); Jilin Chen (Google Brain); Hai Qian (Google); Ed H. Chi (Google)

Objects of violence: synthetic data for practical ML in human rights investigations poster
Lachlan Kermode (Forensic Architecture); Jan Freyberg (Element AI); Alican Akturk (Forensic Architecture); Robert Trafford (Forensic Architecture); Denis Kochetkov (Element AI); Rafael Pardinas (Element AI); Eyal Weizman (Forensic Architecture); Julien Cornebise (Element AI)

Machine Learning to Strengthen Democracy poster
Ben Armstrong (University of Waterloo); Kate Larson (University of Waterloo)

Conditional Denoising of Remote Sensing Imagery Using Cycle-Consistent Deep Generative Models poster
Michael Zotov (Cervest Ltd.); Jevgenij Gamper (Cervest Ltd.)

Finding Social Media Trolls: Dynamic Keyword Selection Methods forRapidly-Evolving Online Debate poster
Anqi Liu (California Institute of Technology); Maya S Srikanth (California Institute of Technology); Nicholas Adams-Cohen (Stanford University); R. Michael Alvarez (Caltech); Animashree Anandkumar (Caltech)

Supporting Civilian Protection: A Machine Learning System for Detecting Evidence of Airstrikes on Social Media poster
Rickard Nyman (Hala Systems Inc); Franz Busse (Hala Systems Inc); David Levin (Hala Systems Inc); Daniel Henebery (Hala Systems Inc)

Learning to smell for wellness poster
Kehinde Owoeye (UCL)

ML and precision public health: Saving mothers and babies from dying in rural India poster
Kasey Morris (Surgo Foundation); Vincent S. Huang (Surgo Foundation); Mokshada Jain (Surgo Foundation); B.M. Ramesh (University of Manitoba); Hannah Kemp (Surgo Foundation); James Blanchard (University of Manitoba); Shajy Isac (University of Manitoba); Bidyut Sarkar (University of Manitoba); Vikas Gothalwal (University of Manitoba); Vasanthakumar Namasivayam (University of Manitoba); Sema Sgaier (Surgo Foundation)

Ultrasound analysis for point-of-care neonatal health poster
Arijit Patra (University of Oxford)

Taking a Stance on Fake News: Towards Automatic Disinformation Assessment via Deep Bidirectional Transformer Language Models for Stance Detection poster
Chris Dulhanty (University of Waterloo); Jason L. Deglint (University of Waterloo); Ibrahim Ben Daya (University of Waterloo); Alexander Wong (University of Waterloo)

Can We (and Should We) Use AI to Detect Dyslexia in Children’s Handwriting? poster
Katie Spoon (Indiana University Bloomington); David Crandall (Indiana University Bloomington); Katie Siek (Indiana University Bloomington); Marlyssa Fillmore (The Academic Achievement Center)

Triadic Closure Alleviates Network Segregation poster
Rediet Abebe (Harvard University); Nicole Immorlica (Microsoft Research); Jon Kleinberg (Cornell University); Brendan Lucier (Microsoft Research)

Faster Peace via Inclusivity: An Efficient Paradigm to Understand Populations in Conflict Zones poster
Jordan Bilich (Remesh); Michael Varga (Remesh); Daanish Masood (United Nations); Andrew Konya (Remesh)

Zero-Shot Transfer Learning to Enhance Communication for Minimally Verbal Individuals with Autism using Naturalistic Data poster
Jaya Narain (MIT Media Lab); Kristina T. Johnson (MIT Media Lab); Rosalind Picard (MIT Media Lab); Pattie Maes (MIT Media Lab)

Experiments on Detecting Persuasion Techniques in News poster
Seunghak Yu (MIT); Giovanni Da San Martino (Qatar Computing Research Institute); Preslav Nakov (Qatar Computing Research Institute)

Dilated LSTM with ranked units for Classification of suicide note poster oral
Annika Marie Schoene (University of Hull); Alexander P Turner (University of Hull); Nina Dethlefs (University of Hull)

Increasing small holder farmer income by providing localized price forecasts Talk description poster oral
Anita Yadav (Credible); Arjun Verma (Credible); Dr. Anitha Govindaraj (Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Good Governance and Policy Analysis); Vikram Sarbajna (Credible)

Hate Speech in Pixels: Automatic Detection of Offensive Memes for Moderation poster oral
Benet Oriol Sabat (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya); Cristian Canton Ferrer (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya); Xavier Giro-i-Nieto (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya)

Balancing Competing Objectives for Welfare-Aware Machine Learning with Imperfect Data poster oral
Esther Rolf (UC Berkeley); Max Simchowitz (UC Berkeley); Sarah Dean (UC Berkeley); Lydia T. Liu (UC Berkeley); Daniel Bjorkegren (Brown University); Moritz Hardt (UC Berkeley); Joshua Blumenstock (UC Berkeley)

Towards better healthcare: What could and should be automated? poster oral
Wolfgang Frühwirt (University of Oxford); Paul Duckworth (University of Oxford)