Socio-National Issues Detection Modeling based on Domain Knowledge - Focusing on the Issue of Increase in Domestic Inflow Infectious Diseases

도메인 지식 기반 이슈 탐지 모델링 - 해외 발생 감염병 국내 유입 이슈를 중심으로

  • 황미녕 (한국과학기술정보연구원 융합기술연구본부) ;
  • 이승우 (한국과학기술정보연구원 융합기술연구본부)
  • Received : 2017.10.30
  • Accepted : 2017.12.13
  • Published : 2017.12.28


As the big data technologies advance, there is an increasing interest in systematic methodologies for data-based policy determination especially in the public health area. This study proposes a method to develop an issue detection model through the collaboration with domain experts in order to intelligently detect major socio-national issues on infectious diseases based on data. At first, the factors influencing the 'domestic inflow of foreign infectious diseases' are determined and variables representing the factors are set. Thereafter, by using system dynamics methods, the causal analysis is made to find causal map indicating main influential factors. In this process, an empirical modeling is conducted through collaboration between data analysts and experts in the infectious disease domain. The proposed issue detection approach based on domain knowledges will make it possible to make a decision on policies more efficiently if the detection system is capable of continuos monitoring of the related issues.


Horizon Scanning;Issue Monitoring;Modeling;System Dynamics;Infectious Disease Detection


Supported by : 한국과학기술정보연구원(KISTI)


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