KID (Knowledge, Information, and Data) Track

This track focuses on the broad field that includes data, information, and knowledge. Sub-areas include: artificial intelligence, classification, clustering, database management, data mining, digital libraries, electronic publishing, expert systems, hypermedia, hypertext, information processing, information retrieval, knowledge management, machine learning, multimedia systems, search, semantic web, string processing, text mining and processing, XML, WWW, Web 2.0. Related areas include bioinformatics, library and information science, and multimedia development.

This track connects with the very broad field of information processing or information technology. Many activities
involve work with search engines or Web services or database management systems. Since these capabilities are a
key part of myriad activities, those trained in this field can work in most any application domain or in any
corporation or institution.