College of Information Science and Technology
Philadelphia, PA 19104, U.S.A.
Dr. Il-Yeol Song is professor in the College of Information Science and Technology at Drexel University. He is also an affiliated professor of Computer Science Department of KAIST, Korea. His research interests include conceptual modeling, data warehousing & OLAP, business intelligence, CRM, and object-oriented technologies. Dr. Song published over 180 peer-reviewed papers in various journals and conferences/workshops. Dr. Song also co-edited 21 proceedings. He is a co-Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Computing Science and Engineering (JCSE) and is in an editorial board member of DKE, JDM, IJEBR, and JDFSL. He is a co-author of the ASIS Pratt_Severn Excellence in Writing Award at National ASIS meeting (1997) and the Best Paper Award in the IEEE CIBCB 2004. He won 14 research awards from competitions of annual Drexel Research Days. Dr. Song currently serves as the Steering Committee Chair of ER conferences. He is also a steering committee member of DOLAP and ADFSL conferences. He served as a program/general chair of over 17 international conferences/workshops including DOLAP98, CIKM99, ER03, FP-UML06, DaWaK07, and DaWaK08, DESRIST09, DOLAP 09, and CIKM 09
Department of Computing Technology and Data Processing
University of Alicante, Spain
David Gil is an associated professor at the Department of Computing Technology and Data Processing at the University of Alicante, Spain. David received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Alicante (Spain) in 2008. His research interests include Applications of Artificial Intelligence, data mining, data warehouses, multidimensional databases, OLAP, design with UML, and MDA. He has published papers in high quality international conferences such as IJCNN, SAC, HEALTHINF, DCAI, SCAI, SAIS, etc. He has also published papers in highly cited international journals such as Expert Systems With Applications, Applied Soft Computing. Dr. Gil has served as a Program Committee member of several conferences and workshops such as DAWAK, and has also spent some time as a reviewer of several journals such as Neurocomputing, Expert Systems, Soft Computing, DAWAK and IEEE EDUCON.
Department of Mathematics, Statistical and Computation
University of Cantabria, Spain
Carlos Blanco main areas of interest are Security in Information Systems, Model Driven Development and Modernization, Security in DBMS and OLAP tools, Model Driven Development of Secure DWs and OLAP Applications, Modernization of Secure DWs and OLAP Applications. Some of his research papers and projects can be found in: