The timezone of the event is Eastern Time (EST)

October 13

9:00 – 9:15


9:15 – 10:45

Session 1

Chair: Solon Pissis

Sung Gwan Park, Bastien Cazaux, Kunsoo Park, and Eric Rivals.
Efficient Construction of Hierarchical Overlap Graphsslides

Hideo Bannai, Takuya Mieno, and Yuto Nakashima.
Lyndon Words, the Three Squares Lemma, and Primitive Squaresslides

Natsumi Kikuchi, Diptarama Hendrian, Ryo Yoshinaka, and Ayumi Shinohara.
Computing Covers under Substring Consistent Equivalence Relations slides

10:45 – 11:00


11:00 – 12:00

Keynote talk

Laxmi Parida
Big Data Omics: AI to TDAabstract

12:00 – 13:00


13:00 – 15:00

Session 2

Chair: Jarno Alanko

Danny Hucke, Markus Lohrey, and Louisa Seelbach Benkner.
A Comparison of Empirical Tree Entropiesslides

Fabio Cunial and Djamal Belazzougui.
Smaller fully-functional bidirectional BWT indexesslides

Panagiotis Charalampopoulos, Tomasz Kociumaka, Jakub Radoszewski, Wojciech Rytter, Tomasz Walen, and Wiktor Zuba.
Efficient Enumeration of Distinct Factors Using Package Representationsslides

Daniel Gibney.
An Efficient Elastic-Degenerate Text Index? Not Likely

October 14

9:00 – 11:00

Session 3

Chair: Diego Seco

Maxime Crochemore, Costas Iliopoulos, Jakub Radoszewski, Wojciech Rytter, Juliusz Straszyński, Tomasz Walen, and Wiktor Zuba.
Internal Quasiperiod Queriesslides

Akihiro Nishi, Yuto Nakashima, Shunsuke Inenaga, Hideo Bannai, and Masayuki Takeda.
Towards Efficient Interactive Computation of Dynamic Time Warping Distanceslides

Amihood Amir, Ayelet Butman, Eitan Kondratovsky, Avivit Levy, and Dina Sokol.
Multidimensional Period Recoveryslides

Dustin Cobas, Veli Makinen, and Massimiliano Rossi.
Tailoring r-index for document listing towards metagenomics applicationsslides

11:00 – 11:15


11:15 – 12:15

Keynote talk

Michael Bender

12:15 – 12:45

Business meeting

12:45 – 13:00


13:00 – 14:30

Session 4

Chair: Travis Gagie

Juan Manuel Ortiz de Zarate, Marco Di Giovanni, Esteban Feuerstein, and Marco Brambilla.
Measuring controversy in Social Networks through NLPslides

Carl Philipp Reh and Kurt Sieber.
Navigating Forest Straight-Line Programs in constant time

Soner Sukru Altin, Ricardo Baeza-Yates, and B. Barla Cambazoglu.
A Comparison of Pre-indexing Document Pruning Strategies slides

October 15

9:00 – 10:30

Session 5

Chair: Rossano Venturini

Itai Boneh, Amihood Amir, and Eitan Kondratovsky.
Approximating The Anticover of a String slides

Kanaru Kutsukake, Takuya Matsumoto, Yuto Nakashima, Shunsuke Inenaga, Hideo Bannai, and Masayuki Takeda.
On repetitiveness measures of Thue-Morse words – slides

Ramtin Afshar, Amihood Amir, Michael Goodrich, and Pedro Matias.
Adaptive Exact Learning in a Mixed-Up World: Dealing with Periodicity, Errors, and Jumbled-Index Queries in String Reconstruction 

10:30 – 10:45


10:45 – 11:45

Keynote talk

Laura Dietz.
How to automatically create relevant articlesabstract

11:45 – 13:00


13:00 – 14:20

session 6

Chair: Lorraine Ayad

Gonzalo Navarro.
Contextual Pattern Matchingslides

Travis Gagie, Tomohiro I, Giovanni Manzini, Gonzalo Navarro, Hiroshi Sakamoto, Louisa Seelbach Benkner, and Yoshimasa Takabatake.
Practical Random Access to SLP-Compressed Textsslides

Takafumi Inoue, Shunsuke Inenaga, and Hideo Bannai.
Longest Square Subsequence Problem Revisitedslides

Simon Puglisi and Bella Zhukova.
Relative Lempel-Ziv Compression of Suffix Arraysslides

14:20 – 14:40

awards and conclusion