MIWAI 2019
The 13th Multi-Disciplinary International Conference on Artificial Intelligence
November 17-19, 2019. Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.


The tentative program in pdf format can be downloaded [here].

November 17, 2019




08:30 - 09:00



09:00 - 09:10

Opening Ceremony

General Chair

09:10 - 10:30

Invited Talk: Algorithms to Find Interesting and Interpretable High Utility Patterns in Symbolic Data

Philippe Fournier-Viger

10:30 - 10:50



Session:  Data Mining


Session Chair: Manasawee Kaenampornpan

10:50 - 11:10

AAT: An Efficient Model for Synthesizing Long Sequences on A Small Dataset

Nguyen Quan Anh Minh, Le Quang Trinh, Van Huu Quoc and Nguyen Duc Dung

11:10 - 11:30

Generation of Efficient Rules for Associative Classification

Chartwut Thanajiranthorn and Panida Songram

11:30 - 11:50

A Study of Features Affecting on Stroke Prediction using Machine Learning

Panida Songram and Chatklaw Jareanpon

11:50 - 12:10

Effect of Feature Selection in Software Fault Detection

Shamse Tasnim Cynthia, Md. Golam Rasul and Shamim Ripon

12:10 - 13:30



Session: Computer Vision and Machine Learning


Session Chair:

13:30 - 13:50

Dynamic hand gesture recognition from multi-modal streams using deep neural network

Thanh-Hai Tran, Hoang-Nhat Tran and Huong-Giang Doan

13:50 - 14:10

Cross-Domain Face Recognition Using Dictionary Learning

Yaswanth Gavini, Arun Agarwal and B. M. Mehtre

14:10 - 14:30

Facial Expression Recognition Using Directional Gradient Local Ternary Patterns

Nahla Nour and Serestina Viriri

14:30 - 14:50

Smartphone Based Outdoor Navigation and Obstacle Avoidance System for the Visually Impaired

Qiaoyu Chen, Lijun Wu, Zhicong Chen, Peijie Lin, Shuying Cheng and Zhenhui Wu

14:50 - 15:10



Session:  Natural Language Processing and AI Aplication


Session Chair: Phatthanaphong Chomphuwiset

15:10 - 15:30

Text Relation Extraction using Sentence-Relation Semantic Similarity

Mohamed Lubani and Shahrul Azman Noah

15:30 - 15:50

Recent Developments in Recommender Systems

Jia Ming Low, Ian K. T. Tan and Choo Yee Ting

15:50 - 16:10

The Entity Recognition of Thai Poem Compose by Sunthorn Phu by using The Bidirectional Long Short Term Memory Technique

Orathai Khongtum, Nuttachot Promrit and Sajjaporn Waijanya

16:10 - 16:30

Randomspace-based Fuzzy C-Means for Topic Detection on Indonesia Online News

Muhammad Rifky Yusdiansyah, Hendri Murfi and Arie Wibowo

18:00 - 21:00




November 18, 2019




09:00 - 10:20

Invited Talk

Laszlo T. Koczy

10:20 - 10:40



Session: Intelligence and Internet of Things


Session Chair:  Suwannit Chareen

10:40 - 11:00

A Hierarchical Classification Method Used to Classify Livestock Behaviour from Sensor Data

Hari Suparwito, Kok Wai Wong, Hong Xie, Shri Rai and Dean Thomas

11:00 - 11:20

Internet of Things Sensors and Actuators Layered Fog Service Delivery Model SALFSD

Abdulsalam Alammari, Salman Abdul Moiz and Atul Negi

11:20 - 11:40

AIBA: An AI Model for Behavior Arbitration in Autonomous Driving

Bogdan Trasnea, Claudiu Pozna and Sorin Grigorescu

11:40 - 12:00

Parking slot assignment for overnight electric vehicle charging based on network flow modeling

Junghoon Lee and Gyung-Leen Park

12:00 - 13:20



Session: Computer Vision and Machine Learning


Session Chair: Rapeeporn Chamchong

13:20 - 13:40

Children Activity Descriptions from Visual and Textual Associations

Somnuk Phon-Amnuaisuk, Ken T. Murata, Praphan Pavarangkoon, Takamichi Mizuhara and Shiqah Hadi

13:40 - 14:00

An Accurate 1D Camera Calibration Based on Weighted Similar Invariant Linear Algorithm

Lixia Lin, Lijun Wu, Songlin Lai, Zhicong Chen, Peijie Lin and Zhenhui Wu

14:00 - 14:20

Image Stitching Based on Discrete Wavelet Transform and Slope Fusion

Daochen Weng, Qianying Zheng and Bingkun Yang


Session: Short Paper Presentation


Session Chair: Rapeeporn Chamchong

14:20 - 14:40

Road Sign Detection and Recognition of Thai Traffic Based on YOLOv3

Paitoon Thipsanthia, Rapeeporn Chamchong and Panida Songram

14:40 - 15:00

Pixel-Level Crack Detection in Images Using SegNet

Chunge Song, Lijun Wu, Zhicong Chen, Haifang Zhou, Peijie Lin, Shuying Cheng and Zhenhui Wu

15:00 - 15:20



Session: Short Paper Presentation



Session Chair: Chatrakul Sombattheera

15:20 - 15:40

Content-Based Health Recommender System for ICU Patients

Asif Ahmed Neloy, Muhammad Shafayat Oshman, Md. Monzurul Islam, Md Julhas Hossain and Zunayeed Bin Zahir

15:40 - 16:00

Domain-General versus Domain-Specific Named Entity Recognition: A Case Study using TEXT

Cheng Yang Lim, Ian K. T. Tan and Bhawani Selvaretnam

16:00 - 16:20

Statistical analysis of the performance of the state-of-the art methods for solving TSP variants

Boldizsár Tüű-Szabó, Peter Foldesi and Laszlo T. Koczy

16:20 - 16:40

Identification of Conversational Intent Pattern using Pattern-Growth technique for Academic Chatbot

Suraya Alias, Mohd Shamrie Sainin, Soo Fun Tan and Norhayati Daut


Closing Ceremony




November 19, 2019




All day

Networking and Excursions



Timing: Please make sure that your presentation is well timed. Please keep in mind that the program is full and that the speaker after you would like their allocated time available to them. The authors have 20 minutes for presentation and Q&A.

Presentation: You can use CD or USB flash drive (memory stick), make sure you scanned viruses in your own computer. Each speaker is required to meet her/his session chair in the corresponding session rooms 10 minutes before the session starts and copy the slide file(PPT or PDF) to the computer.

It is suggested that you email a copy of your presentation to your personal inbox as a backup. If for some reason the files can't be accessed from your flash drive, you will be able to download them to the computer from your email.

Please note that the session room will be equipped with a LCD projector, screen, point device, microphone, and a laptop with general presentation software such as Microsoft PowerPoint and Adobe Reader. Please make sure that your files are compatible and readable with our operation system by using commonly used fronts and symbols. If you plan to use your own computer, please try the connection and make sure it works before your presentation.