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Infer 2016

International Workshop on Inference & Privacy in a Hyperconnected World



08:30 – 09:00 Coffee and Breakfast

09:00 – 09:15 Welcome notes. Prof. Dr. Michael Waidner (Fraunhofer SIT and Technische Universität Darmstadt)

Session I: Chair: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Strufe (Technische Universität Dresden)

09:15 - 10:15 Deanonymizing Social Networks using Machine Learning. George Danezis (UCL, UK)

10:15 - 10:45 Profiling Tor Users with Unsupervised Learning Techniques. Rafael Galvez (KU Leuven, Belgium), Marc Juarez (KU Leuven, Belgium) and Claudia Diaz (KU Leuven, Belgium)

10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:00 Mining Behavioral Data: Inference Threats and Privacy Countermeasures. Stratis Ioannidis (Northeastern University, USA)

12:00 - 13:10 Lunch Break

Session II: Chair: Prof. Dr. Michael Waidner (Fraunhofer SIT and Technische Universität Darmstadt)

13:10 - 13:30 Profile Matching Across Unstructured Online Social Networks. Volkan Kucuk (Bilkent University, Turkey) and Erman Ayday (Bilkent University, Turkey)

13:30 - 14:20 Natural Language Processing and Privacy: A Double-Edged Sword. Aylin Caliskan (Princeton, USA)

14:20 - 15:10 Cryptography for People. Jan Camenisch (IBM Research, Switzerland)

15:10 - 15:40 Privacy-Related Consequences of Turkish Citizen Database Leak. Erin Avllazagaj (Bilkent University, Turkey), Erman Ayday (Bilkent University, Turkey) and Ercument Cicek (CMU, USA) 

15:40 - 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:00 Machine Learning and Privacy: Challenges and Opportunities. Vitaly Shmatikov (Cornell Tech, USA)

17:00 - 17:10 Coffee Break

Session III: Closing Panel Discussion. Moderator: Prof. Dr. Amir Herzberg (Bar Ilan University)

17:10 - 18:10 Panel Discussion: Stratis Ioannidis (Northeastern University, USA), Jan Camenisch (IBM Research), Christian Geminn (Universität Kassel, Germany), Aylin Caliskan-Islam (Princeton, USA)

18:10 - 18:30 Wrap-up and closing remarks