Preliminary Program

Tuesday, December 5

18:30 - 20:30Registration
20:30 - 22:30Welcome reception at the conference venue

Wednesday, December 6

08:30 - 09:30Registration
09:30 - 10:00Welcome message
10:00 - 11:00Keynote 1: Prof. Carla Gomes
11:00 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00Papers 1: Energy Efficient Households
Effectiveness of a Task-based Residential Energy Efficiency Program in Oahu
Hessam Mohammadmoradi (University of Houston, USA), Omprakash Gnawali (University of Houston, USA), David Moss (PeoplePowerCo, USA), Rainer Boelzle (PeoplePowerCo, USA), and Gene Wang (PeoplePowerCo, USA)
Methodology for Managing Cost-Effective Demand Response Campaigns Based on Demand Elasticity Profiles
Angeliki Anastopoulou (Athens University of Economics and Business, GR), Costas Kalogiros (Athens University of Economics and Business, GR), and George Stamoulis (Athens University of Economics and Business, GR) [short paper]
The Energy Piggy Bank - A Serious Game for Learning about Household Energy Conservation
Björn Hedin (KTH, SE), Anton Lundström (KTH, SE), Magnus Westlund (KTH, SE), and Erik Markström (KTH, SE) [short paper]
Discussion
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:30Papers 2: Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring
LLD-Max: A Probabilistic Event Detection Algorithm for Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring
Lucas Pereira (M-ITI/LARSYS and prsma.com, PT)
Adaptive Load Signature Coding for Electrical Appliance Monitoring over Low-Bandwidth Communication Channels
Andreas Reinhardt (TU Clausthal, DE)
Handling imbalance in extended PLAID dataset
Leen De Baets, (University of Gent, BE), Jingkun Gao (CMU, USA), Chris Develder (University of Gent, BE), Tom Dhaene (University of Gent, BE), Mario Bergés (CMU, USA), and Dirk Deschrijver (University of Gent, BE) [short paper]
Discussion
15:30 - 16:00One-minute Madness
16:00 - 16:30Coffee Break
16:30 - 18:00WiP / Demos / CAI Session
18:00 - 19:30PhD Forum
20:00 - 00:00Conference Dinner at restaurante "O Forte"

Thursday, December 7

08:30 - 10:00Registration
10:00 - 11:00Keynote 1: Prof. António Câmara
11:00 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00Papers 3: Sustainable Internet and ICT
Engineering and Deploying a Hardware and Software Platform to Collect and Label Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring Datasets
Lucas Pereira (M-ITI/LARSTS and prsma.com, PT), Miguel Ribeiro (M-ITI and Técnico - University of Lisbon, PT), and Nuno Nunes (M-ITI/LARSYS and Técnico - University of Lisbon, PT)
Sustainability in Software Engineering
Nina Wolfram (VU Amsterdam, NL), Patricia Lago (VU Amsterdam, NL), and Francesco Osborne (The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK)
Minimization of Energy Consumption in IP/SDN Hybrid Networks using Genetic Algorithms
Jaime Galán-Jiménez(University of Extremadura, ES) [short paper]
Discussion
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:30Papers 4: Sustainability in Open and Public Spaces
Enhancing Sustainable Mobility Awareness by Exploiting Multi-sourced Data: the Case Study of the Madeira Islands
Catia Prandi (M-ITI/LARSYS and ARDITI, PT), Nuno Nunes (M-ITI/LARSYS and Técnico - University of Lisbon, PT), Miguel Ribeiro (M-ITI and Técnico - University of Lisbon, PT), and Valentina Nisi (M-ITI/LARSYS and Técnico - University of Lisbon, PT) [short paper]
Forecasting the flow of urban pollution with cellular automata
Sukanya Benjavanitch (Heriot-Watt University, UK), Ziauddin Ursani(Heriot-Watt University, UK), and David Corne (Heriot-Watt University, UK) [short paper]
Designing Cooling Stations for Food Sharing in Public Spaces
Margit Pohl (TU Wien, AT), Elisabeth Weißenböck (TU Wien, AT), Siegfried Gemballa (Ernst Winninger GesmbH, AT), Robert Wauschek (Ernst Winninger GesmbH, AT), Maria Kalleitner-Huber (Austrian Institute of Ecology, AT), Gabriele Mraz (Austrian Institute of Ecology, AT), and Gabriele Bernhofer (Austrian Institute of Ecology, AT)
Discussion
15:30 - 16:00Awards and Closing Remarks
16:00 - 16:30Final Coffee Break

Friday, December 8

09:00 - 18:00Site Tour

List of Work-in-Progress Papers

  1. Sustainable technology results for sewage networks in smart cities
    Antoni Grau (Technical University of Catalonia, ES), Yolanda Bolea (Technical University of Catalonia, ES),  Alberto Sanfeliu (Technical University of Catalonia, ES), Ana Puig-Pey (Technical University of Catalonia, ES), and Josep Casanovas (Technical University of Catalonia, ES)
  2. LCAFDB – A Crowdsourced Life Cycle Assessment Database for Food
    Björn Hedin (KTH, SE)
  3. Visualizing Carbon Footprint from School Meals
    Björn Hedin (KTH, SE), Philip Claesson (KTH, SE), and Patrik Odqvist (KTH, SE)
  4. Characterization of skin patterns in Pseudoplatystoma Magdaleniatum
    Gabriel Lozano (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, CO), Diego Hernández (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, CO), Nadya Chaves (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, CO), Mauricio Valderrama (Fundación Humedale, CO), Jóse Mojica (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, CO), and Francisco Gómez Jaramillo (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, CO)
  5. Energy Weight: Tangible Interface for Increasing Energy Literacy
    Jorge Luis Zapico (Linnaeus University, SE), and Björn Hedin (KTH, SE)
  6. A Mouse over a Hotspot Survey: An exploration of perceptions of electricity consumption and patterns of indecision
    Lucas Pereira (M-ITI/LARSYS and prsma.com, PT), and Yoram Chisik (M-ITI/LARSYS, PT)
  7. Studying the Immediacy of the Eco-Feedback Through Plug Level Consumption Information
    Filipe Quintal (University of Madeira, M-ITI/LARSYS and prsma.com, PT), Mary Barreto (M-ITI/LARSYS and prsma.com, PT), Fábio Luis (M-ITI, PT), Vitor Baptista (M-ITI, PT), and Augusto Esteves (Edinburgh Napier University, UK)
  8. Using Shopping Data to Design Sustainable Consumer Apps
    Gunnar Stevens (Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences and University of Siegen, DE), Paul Bossauer(Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, DE), Thomas Neifer (Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, DE), and Stefan Hanschke (University of Siegen, DE)
  9. A Self-adaptive Framework for Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Mobile Applications
    Fahimeh Alizadeh Moghaddam (VU Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam, NL), Mario Simaremare (VU Amsterdam, NL), Patricia Lago, and Paola Grosso (University of Amsterdam, NL)
  10. A VR Game to Teach Underwater Sustainability while Diving
    Licia Calvi (University of Applied Sciences Breda, NL), Carlos P. Santos (University of Applied Sciences Breda, NL), Joey Relow (University of Applied Sciences Breda, NL), Bojan Endrovski (University of Applied Sciences Breda, NL), Chris Rothwell (University of Applied Sciences Breda, NL), Antonio Sarà (Studio Associato Gaia, IT), Serena Lucrezi (Northwestern University, SA), Marco Palma (UBICA srl, IT), and Ubaldo Pantaleo (UBICA srl, IT)

List of Demos, CAI and PhD Forum Papers

  1. ViTFlow: a platform to visualize tourists flows in a rich interactive map-based interface (demo)
    Diogo Redin (M-ITI and Técnico – University of Lisbon, PT), Diogo Vilela (M-ITI and Técnico – University of Lisbon, PT), Nuno Nunes (M-ITI/LARSYS and Técnico – University of Lisbon, PT), Miguel Ribeiro (M-ITI and Técnico – University of Lisbon, PT), and Catia Prandi (M-ITI/LARSYS and ARDITi, PT) [Demo]
  2. Gamification of Persuasive Systems for Sustainability
    Tobias Nyström (Uppsala University, SE) [PhD Forum]