Accepted Papers

Long Research Papers

  • lfp0582: A Probabilistic Multi-Touch Attribution Model for Online Advertising, Wendi Ji(East China Normal University, China), Xiaoling Wang(East China Normal University, China), Dell Zhang(Birkbeck, University of London, United Kingdom)
  • lfp0588: CGMOS: Certainty Guided Minority OverSampling, Xi Zhang(Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Di Ma(Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Lin Gan(Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Shanshan Jiang(Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Gady Agam(Illinois Institute of Technology, USA)
  • lfp0587: A Neural Network Approach to Quote Recommendation in Writings, Jiwei Tan(Peking University, China), Xiaojun Wan(Peking University, China), Jianguo Xiao(Peking University, China)
  • lfp1236: Modeling Customer Engagement from Partial Observations, Jelena Stojanovic(Temple University, USA), Djordje Gligorijevic(Temple University, USA), Zoran Obradovic(Temple University, USA)
  • lfp1054: Fast Spelling Correction for Eye-based Typing using domain-specific Information about Error Distribution, Raiza Hanada(Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Computing / University of Sao Paulo, Brazil), Maria Pimentel(Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Computing / University of Sao Paulo, Brazil), Marco Cristo(Institute of Computing / Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil), Fernando Lores(Institute of Computing / Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil)
  • lfp1247: Semi-Supervision Dramatically Improves Time Series Clustering under Dynamic Time Warping, Hoang Anh Dau(University of California, Riverside, USA), Nurjahan Begum(University of California, Riverside, USA), Eamonn Keogh(University of California, Riverside, USA)
  • lfp0953: Reenactment for Read-Committed Snapshot Isolation, Bahareh Sadat Arab(Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Dieter Gawlick(Oracle, USA), Vasudha Krishnaswamy(Oracle, USA), Venkatesh Radhakrishnan(LinkedIn, USA), Boris Glavic (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA)
  • lfp0217: Cross-lingual Text Classification via Model Translation with Limited Dictionaries, Ruochen Xu(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Yiming Yang(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Hanxiao Liu(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Andrew Hsi(Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
  • lfp0886: Multiple Queries as Bandit Arms, Cheng Li(University of Michigan, USA), Paul Resnick(University of Michigan, USA), Qiaozhu Mei(University of Michigan, USA)
  • lfp0897: Multiple Infection Sources Identification with Provable Guarantees, Hung Nguyen(Virginia Commonwealth University, USA), Preetam Ghosh(Virginia Commonwealth University, USA), Michael Mayo(US Army Engineer RD Center, USA), Thang Dinh(Virginia Commonwealth University, USA)
  • lfp1116: An Adaptive Framework for Multistream Classification, Swarup Chandra(University of Texas at Dallas, USA), Ahsanul Haque(University of Texas at Dallas, USA), Latifur Khan(University of Texas at Dallas, USA), Charu Aggarwal(IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA)
  • lfp1110: Scalable Local-Recoding Anonymization using Locality Sensitive Hashing for Big Data Privacy Preservation, Xuyun Zhang(The University of Auckland, New Zealand), Christopher Leckie(The University of Melbourne, Australia), Wanchun Dou(Nanjing University, China), Jinjun Chen(University of Technology, Sydney, Australia), Ramamohanarao Kotagiri(The University of Melbourne, Australia), Zoran Salcic(The University of Auckland, New Zealand)
  • lfp0026: Error Link Detection and Correction in Wikipedia, Chengyu Wang(East China Normal University, China), Rong Zhang(East China Normal University, China), Xiaofeng He(East China Normal University, China), Aoying Zhou(East China Normal University, China)
  • lfp1190: Annotating Points of Interest with Geo-tagged Tweets, Kaiqi Zhao(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Gao Cong(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Aixin Sun(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • lfp0350: Computing and Summarizing the Negative Skycube, Nicolas Hanusse(University of Bordeaux – CNRS, France), Patrick Kamnang Wanko(University of Bordeaux – CNRS, France), Sofian Maabout(University of Bordeaux – CNRS, France)
  • lfp0691: Mining Shopping Patterns for Divergent Urban Regions by Incorporating Mobility Data, Tianran Hu(University of Rochester, USA), Ruihua Song(Microsoft Research, China), Yingzi Wang(University of Science and Technology of China, China), Xing Xie(Microsoft Research, China), Jiebo Luo(University of Rochester, USA)
  • lfp0106: Active Content-Based Crowdsourcing Task Selection, Piyush Bansal(International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad, India), Carsten Eickhoff(ETH Zurich, Switzerland), Thomas Hofmann(ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
  • lfp0510: Multi-View Time Series Classification: A Discriminative Bilinear Projection Approach, Sheng Li(Northeastern University, USA), Yaliang Li(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Yun Fu(Northeastern University, USA)
  • lfp0736: Cutty: Aggregate Sharing for User-Defined Windows, Paris Carbone(KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden), Jonas Traub(Technische Universitat Berlin & DFKI, Germany), Asterios Katsifodimos(Technische Universitat Berlin & DFKI, Germany), Seif Haridi(KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden), Volker Markl(Technische Universitat Berlin & DFKI, Germany)
  • lfp0638: Efficient Hidden Trajectory Reconstruction from Sparse Data, Ning Yang(Sichuan University, China), Philip Yu(University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
  • lfp0134: Link Prediction in Heterogeneous Social Networks, Sumit Negi(Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India), Santanu Chaudhury(Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India)
  • lfp0635: Geotagging Named Entities in News and Online Documents, Jiangwei Rafiei(University of Alberta, Canada), Davood Rafiei(University of Alberta, Canada)
  • lfp0308: Semi-supervised Multi-Label Topic Models for Document Classification and Sentence Labeling, Hossein Soleimani(Pennsylvania State University, USA), David Miller(Pennsylvania State University, USA)
  • lfp0949: Memory-based Recommendations of Entities for Web Search Users, Ignacio Fernández-Tobías(Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain), Roi Blanco(University of A Coruña, Spain)
  • lfp0530: Uncovering the Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Memes in the Presence of Incomplete Information, Hancheng Ge(Texas A&M University, USA), James Caverlee(Texas A&M University, USA), Nan Zhang(Fudan University, China), Anna Squicciarini(Pennsylvania State University, USA)
  • lfp0947: Studying the Dark Triad of Personality through Twitter Behavior, Daniel Preotiuc-Pietro(University of Pennsylvania, USA), Jordan Carpenter(University of Pennsylvania, USA), Salvatore Giorgi(University of Pennsylvania, USA), Lyle Ungar(University of Pennsylvania, USA)
  • lfp1047: PairFac: Event Analytics through Discriminant Tensor Factorization, Xidao Wen(University of Pittsburgh, USA), Yu-Ru Lin(University of Pittsburgh, USA), Konstantinos Pelechrinis(University of Pittsburgh, USA)
  • lfp0340: LambdaFM: Learning Optimal Ranking with Factorization Machines Using Lambda Surrogates, Fajie Yuan(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Guibing Guo(Northeastern University, China), Joemon Jose(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Long Chen(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Haitao Yu(yuhaitao@slis.tsukuba.ac.jp, Japan), Weinan Zhang(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
  • lfp0225: Hybrid Indexing for Versioned Document Search with Cluster-based Retrieval, Xin Jin(University of California, Santa Barbara, USA), Daniel Agun(University of California, Santa Barbara, USA), Tao Yang(University of California, Santa Barbara, USA), Qinghao Wu(University of California, Santa Barbara, USA), Yifan Shen(University of California, Santa Barbara, USA), Susen Zhao(University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
  • lfp1123: Mobile App Retrieval for Social Media Users via Inference of Implicit Intent in Social Media Text, Dae Hoon Park(Yahoo! Inc., USA), Yi Fang(Santa Clara University, USA), Mengwen Liu(Drexel University, USA), ChengXiang Zhai(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • lfp0754: Retweet Prediction with Attention-based Deep Neural Network, Qi Zhang(Fudan University, China), Yeyun Gong(Fudan University, China), Jindou Wu(Fudan University, China), Haoran Huang(Fudan University, China), Xuanjing Huang(Fudan University, China)
  • lfp0030: Query-Biased Partitioning for Selective Search, Zhuyun Dai(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Chenyan Xiong(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Jamie Callan(Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
  • lfp0275: Robust Spectral Ensemble Clustering, Zhiqiang Tao(Northeastern University, USA), Hongfu Liu(Northeastern University, USA), Sheng Li(Northeastern University, USA), Yun Fu(Northeastern University, USA)
  • lfp0878: Off the Beaten Path: Let’s Replace Term-Based Retrieval with k-NN Search, Leonid Boytsov(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), David Novak(Masaryk University, Czech Rep), Yury Malkov(Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Russian Fed.), Eric Nyberg(Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
  • lfp1255: One Query, Many Clicks: Analysis of Queries with Multiple Clicks by the Same User, Elad Kravi(Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel), Ido Guy(Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel), Avihai Mejer(Yahoo Research, Israel), David Carmel(Yahoo Research, Israel), Yoelle Maarek(Yahoo Research, Israel), Dan Pelleg(Yahoo Research, Israel), Gilad Tsur(Yahoo Research, Israel)
  • lfp1130: Pseudo-Relevance Feedback Based on Matrix Factorization, Hamed Zamani(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), Javid Dadashkarimi(University of Tehran, Iran), Azadeh Shakery(University of Tehran, Iran), W. Bruce Croft(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)
  • lfp0970: Growing Graphs from Hyperedge Replacement Graph Grammars, Salvador Aguiñaga(University of Notre Dame, USA), Rodrigo Palacios(California State University at Fresno, USA), David Chiang(University of Notre Dame, USA), Tim Weninger(University of Notre Dame, USA)
  • lfp0987: Leveraging Multiple GPUs and CPUs for Graphlet Counting in Large Networks, Ryan Rossi(Palo Alto Research Center, USA), Rong Zhou(Palo Alto Research Center, USA)
  • lfp0974: From Recommendation to Profile Inference (Rec2PI): A Value-added Service to Wi-Fi Data Mining, Cheng Chen(University of Victoria, Canada), Fang Dong(University of Victoria, Canada), Kui Wu(University of Victoria, Canada), Venkatesh Srinivasan(University of Victoria, Canada), Alex Thomo(University of Victoria, Canada)
  • lfp1027: Learning to Rewrite Queries, Yunlong He(Yahoo! Reseach, USA), Jiliang Tang(Michigan State University, USA), Hua Ouyang(Yahoo! Reseach, USA), Changsung Kang(Yahoo! Reseach, USA), Dawei Yin(Yahoo! Reseach, USA), Yi Chang(Yahoo! Reseach, USA)
  • lfp0333: Paired Restricted Boltzmann Machine for Linked Data, Suhang Wang(Arizona State University, USA), Jiliang Tang(Michigan State University, USA), Fred Morstatter(Arizona State University, USA), Huan Liu(Arizona State University, USA)
  • lfp0382: Plackett-Luce Regression Mixture Model for Heterogeneous Rankings, Maksim Tkachenko(Singapore Management University, Singapore), Hady Lauw(Singapore Management University, Singapore)
  • lfp0336: Efficient Processing of Location-Aware Group Preference Queries, Miao Li(Northeastern University, China), Lisi Chen( Hong Kong Baptist University, China), Gao Cong(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Yu Gu(Northeastern University, China), Ge Yu(Northeastern University, China)
  • lfp0080: Derivative Delay Embedding: Online Modeling of Streaming Time Series, Zhifei Zhang(The University of Tennessee, USA), Yang Song(The University of Tennessee, USA), Wei Wang(The University of Tennessee, USA), Hairong Qi(The University of Tennessee, USA)
  • lfp0129: Effective Document Labeling with Very Few Seed Words: A Topic Model Approach, Chenliang Li(Wuhan University, China), Jian Xing(Wuhan University, China), Aixin Sun(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Zongyang Ma(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • lfp0234: On Backup Battery Data in Base Stations of Mobile Networks: Measurement, Analysis, and Optimization, Xiaoyi Fan(Simon Fraser University, Canada), Feng Wang(The University of Mississippi, USA), Jiangchuan Liu(Simon Fraser University, Canada)
  • lfp0037: SemiNMF-PCA framework for Sparse Data Co-clustering, Kais Allab(University of Paris Descartes, France), Lazhar Labiod(University of Paris Descartes, France), Mohamed Nadif(University of Paris Descartes, France)
  • lfp0006: Social Recommendation with Strong and Weak Ties, Xin Wang(Zhejiang University, China), Wei Lu(University of British Columbia, Canada), Martin Ester(Simon Fraser University, Canada), Can Wang(Zhejiang University, China), Chun Chen(Zhejiang University, China)
  • lfp0784: Feature Driven and Point Process Approaches for Popularity Prediction, Swapnil Mishra(The Australian National University and Data61, Australia), Marian-Andrei Rizoiu(The Australian National University and Data61, Australia), Lexing Xie(The Australian National University and Data61, Australia)
  • lfp0713: Agents, Simulated Users and Humans, David Maxwell(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Leif Azzopardi(University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom)
  • lfp0979: FacetGist : Collective Extraction of Document Facets in Large Technical Corpora, Tarique Siddiqui(University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA), Xiang Ren(University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA), Aditya Parameswaran(University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA), Jiawei Han(University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA)
  • lfp0551: Model-Based Oversampling for Imbalanced Sequence Classification, Zhichen Gong(University of Science and Technology of China, China), Huanhuan Chen(University of Science and Technology of China, China)
  • lfp1275: Sequential Query Expansion using Concept Graph, Saeid Balaneshin-kordan(Wayne State University, USA), Alexander Kotov(Wayne State University, USA)
  • lfp1309: Regularizing Structured Classifier with Conditional Probabilistic Constraints for Semi-supervised Learning, Vincent Zheng(Advanced Digital Sciences Center, Singapore), Kevin Chang(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • lfp1145: Learning Hidden Features for Contextual Bandits, Huazheng Wang(University of Virginia, USA), Qingyun Wu(University of Virginia, USA), Hongning Wang(University of Virginia, USA)
  • lfp0657: Discovering Entities with Just a Little Help from You, Jaspreet Singh(L3S Research Center, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany), Johannes Hoffart(MPII, Germany), Avishek Anand(L3S Research Center, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany)
  • lfp0323: PIN-TRUST: Fast Trust Propagation Exploiting Positive, Implicit, and Negative Information, Min-Hee Jang(Hanyang University, South Korea), Christos Faloutsos(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Sang-Wook Kim(Hanyang University, South Korea), U Kang(Seoul National University, South Korea), Jiwoon Ha(Hanyang University, South Korea)
  • lfp0326: Collective Classification via Discriminative Matrix Factorization on Sparsely Labeled Networks, Daokun Zhang(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Jie Yin(CSIRO, Australia), Xingquan Zhu(Florida Atlantic University, USA), Chengqi Zhang(University of Technology Sydney, Australia)
  • lfp1082: Joint Collaborative Ranking with Social Relationships in Top-N Recommendation, Dimitrios Rafailidis(Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece), Fabio Crestani(Universit`a della Svizzera italiana (USI), Switzerland)
  • lfp0482: ESPRESSO: Explaining Relationships between Entity Sets, Stephan Seufert(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Klaus Berberich(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Srikanta Bedathur(IBM Research, India), Sarath Kondreddi(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Patrick Ernst(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Gerhard Weikum(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany)
  • lfp0157: Query Variations and their Effect on Comparing Information Retrieval Systems, Guido Zuccon(Queensland University of Technology, Australia), Joao Palotti(Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Allan Hanbury(Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
  • lfp0404: Understanding Sparse Topical Structure of Short Text via Stochastic Variational-Gibbs Inference, Tianyi Lin(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Siyuan Zhang(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Hong Cheng(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • lfp0249: Data Summarization with Social Contexts, Hao Zhuang(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland), Rameez Rahman(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland), Xia Hu(Texas A&M University, USA), Tian Guo(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland), Pan Hui(Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China), Karl Aberer(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland)
  • lfp0019: Axiomatic Result Re-Ranking, Matthias Hagen(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), Michael Völske(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), Steve Göring(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), Benno Stein(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany)
  • lfp0015: Updating an Existing Social Graph Snapshot via a Limited API, Norases Vesdapunt(Stanford University, USA), Hector Garcia-Molina(Stanford University, USA)
  • lfp0476: Learning to Extract Conditional Knowledge for Question Answering using Dialogue, Pengwei Wang(South China University of Technology, China), Lei Ji(Microsoft Research Asia, China), Jun Yan(Microsoft Research Asia, China), Lianwen Jin(South China University of Technology, China), Wei-Ying Ma(Microsoft Research Asia, China)
  • lfp0013: Learning Latent Vector Spaces for Product Search, Christophe Van Gysel(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Maarten de Rijke(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Evangelos Kanoulas(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • lfp0159: Targeted Influence Maximization in Social Networks, Chonggang Song(National University of Singapore, Singapore), Wynne Hsu(National University of Singapore, Singapore), Mong Li Lee(National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • lfp0910: Inspiration or Preparation? Explaining Creativity in Scientific Enterprise, Xinyang Zhang(Lehigh University, USA), Dashun Wang(Northwestern University, USA), Ting Wang(Lehigh University, USA)
  • lfp0769: Beyond Clustering: Sub-DAG Discovery for Categorising Documents, Ramakrishna Bairi(Indian Institute of Technology,Bombay, India), Mark Carman(Monash University, Australia), Ganesh Ramakrishnan(Indian Institute of Technology,Bombay, India)
  • lfp0705: Who are My Familiar Strangers? Revealing Hidden Friend Relations and Common Interests from Smart Card Data, Fusang Zhang(Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Beihong Jin(Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Tingjian Ge(University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA), Qiang Ji(Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Yanling Cui(Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
  • lfp0649: Automatic Generation and Validation of Road Maps from GPS Trajectory Data Sets, Hengfeng Li(The University of Melbourne, Australia), Lars Kulik(The University of Melbourne, Australia), Kotagiri Ramamohanarao(The University of Melbourne, Australia)
  • lfp0468: Scalability of Continuous Active Learning for Reliable High-Recall Text Classification, Gordon Cormack(University of Waterloo, Canada), Maura Grossman(University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • lfp0952: Precision-Oriented Query Facet Extraction, Weize Kong(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), James Allan(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)
  • lfp0190: On Transductive Classification in Heterogeneous Information Networks, Xiang Li(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Ben Kao(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Yudian Zheng(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Zhipeng Huang(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • lfp0495: CRISP: Consensus Regularized Selection based Prediction, Ping Wang(Virginia Tech, USA), Karthik Padthe(Wayne State University, USA), Bhanukiran Vinzamuri(Wayne State University, USA), Chandan Reddy(Virginia Tech, USA)
  • lfp0412: Empowering Truth Discovery with Multi-Truth Prediction, Xianzhi Wang(University of New South Wales, Australia), Quan Sheng(University of Adelaide, Australia), Lina Yao(University of New South Wales, Australia), Xue Li(University of Queensland, Australia), Xiu Fang(University of Adelaide, Australia), Xiaofei Xu(Harbin Institute of Technology, China), Boualem Benatallah(University of New South Wales, Australia)
  • lfp0258: Influence Maximization for Complementary Goods: Why Parties Fail to Cooperate?, Han-Ching Ou(National Taiwan University, Taiwan Roc), Chung-Kuang Chou(National Taiwan University, Taiwan Roc), Ming-Syan Chen(National Taiwan University, Taiwan Roc)
  • lfp0590: A Nonparametric Model for Event Discovery in the Geospatial-Temporal Space, Jinjin Guo(University of Macau, Macao), Zhiguo Gong(University of Macau, Macao)
  • lfp0063: PowerWalk: Scalable Personalized PageRank via Random Walks with Vertex-Centric Decomposition, Qin Liu(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China), Zhenguo Li(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, China), John Lui(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China), Jiefeng Cheng(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, China)
  • lfp0416: Semantic Matching by Non-Linear Word Transportation for Information Retrieval, Jiafeng Guo(CAS Key Lab of Network Data Science and Technology, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Yixing Fan(CAS Key Lab of Network Data Science and Technology, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Qingyao Ai(Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), W. Bruce Croft(Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)
  • lfp0256: A Probabilistic Fusion Framework, Yael Anava(Technion, Israel), Anna Shtok(Technion, Israel), Oren Kurland(Technion, Israel), Ella Rabinovich(IBM Haifa Research Labs, Israel)
  • lfp0257: Vandalism Detection in Wikidata, Stefan Heindorf(Paderborn University, Germany), Martin Potthast(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), Benno Stein(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany), Gregor Engels(Paderborn University, Germany)
  • lfp0399: Q+Tree: An Efficient Quad Tree based Data Indexing for Parallelizing Dynamic and Reverse Skylines, Md. Saiful Islam(La Trobe University, Australia), Chengfei Liu(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia), Wenny Rahayu(La Trobe University, Australia), Tarique Anwar(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia)
  • lfp0281: Improving Personalized Trip Recommendation by Avoiding Crowds, Xiaoting Wang(University of Melbourne, Australia), Christopher Leckie(University of Melbourne, Australia), Jeffrey Chan(RMIT University, Australia), Kwan Hui Lim(University of Melbourne, Australia), Tharshan Vaithianathan(Chisholm Institute, Australia)
  • lfp0252: Selective Cluster-Based Document Retrieval, Or Levi(Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel), Fiana Raiber(Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel), Oren Kurland(Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel), Ido Guy(Yahoo Research & Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel)
  • lfp0253: Scalable Spectral k-Support Norm Regularization for Robust Low Rank Subspace Learning, Yiu-ming Cheung(Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Jian Lou(Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong)
  • lfp1165: Information Diffusion at Workplace, Jiawei Zhang(University of Illinois at Chicago, USA), Philip S. Yu(University of Illinois at Chicago, USA), Yuanhua Lv(Microsoft Research, USA), Qianyi Zhan(Nanjing University, China)
  • lfp0904: aNMM: Ranking Short Answer Texts with Attention-Based Neural Matching Model, Liu Yang(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), Qingyao Ai(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), Jiafeng Guo(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), W. Bruce Croft(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)
  • lfp0905: Medical Question Answering for Clinical Decision Support, Travis Goodwin(University of Texas at Dallas, USA), Sanda Harabagiu(University of Texas at Dallas, USA)
  • lfp0771: A Framework for Task-specific Short Document Expansion, Ramakrishna Bairi(Indian Institute of Technology,Bombay , India), Raghavendra Udupa(Microsoft Research India, India), Ganesh Ramakrishnan(Indian Institute of Technology,Bombay , India)
  • lfp0752: Finding News Citations for Wikipedia, Besnik Fetahu(L3S Research Center, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany), Katja Markert(Institute of Computational Linguistics, Heidelberg University, Germany), Wolfgang Nejdl(L3S Research Center, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany), Avishek Anand(L3S Research Center, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany)
  • lfp1006: Optimizing Ad Allocation in Social Advertising, Shaojie Tang(University of Texas at Dallas, USA), Jing Yuan(University of Texas at Dallas, USA)
  • lfp0525: Approximate Discovery of Functional Dependencies for Large Datasets, Tobias Bleifuß(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Susanne Bülow(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Johannes Frohnhofen(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Julian Risch(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Georg Wiese(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Sebastian Kruse(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Thorsten Papenbrock(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Felix Naumann(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany)
  • lfp1168: Efficient Estimation of Triangles in Very Large Graphs, Roohollah Etemadi(University of Windsor, Canada), Jianguo Lu(University of Windsor, Canada), Yung H. Tsin(University of Windsor, Canada)
  • lfp0989: Generalizing Translation Models in the Probabilistic Relevance Framework, Navid Rekabsaz(Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Mihai Lupu(Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Allan Hanbury(Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Guido Zuccon(Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
  • lfp0826: Compression-Based Selective Sampling for Learning to Rank, Rodrigo Silva(Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil), Guilherme Gomes(Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil), Mário Alvim(Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil), Marcos Gonçalves(Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil)
  • lfp1139: Large-Scale Analysis of Viewing Behavior: Towards Measuring Satisfaction with Mobile Proactive Systems, Qi Guo(Google, USA), Yang Song(Google, USA)
  • lfp1292: Predicting Popularity of Twitter Accounts through the Discovery of Link-Propagating Early Adopters, Daichi Imamori(Kyoto University, Japan), Keishi Tajima(Kyoto University, Japan)
  • lfp1234: Understanding Mobile Searcher Attention with Rich Ad Formats, Dmitry Lagun(Google, USA), Donal McMahon(Indeed, USA), Vidhya Navalpakkam(Google, USA)
  • lfp0419: Group-Aware Weighted Bipartite B-Matching, Cheng Chen(University of Victoria, Canada), Sean Chester(Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway), Venkatesh Srinivasan(University of Victoria, Canada), Kui Wu(University of Victoria, Canada), Alex Thomo(University of Victoria, Canada)
  • lfp1211: On the Effectiveness of Query Weighting for Adapting Rank Learners to New Unlabelled Collections, Pengfei Li(RMIT University, Australia), Mark Sanderson(RMIT University, Australia), Mark Carman(Monash University, Australia), Falk Scholer(RMIT University, Australia)
  • lfp0547: aptMTVL: Nailing Interactions in Multi-Task Multi-View Multi-Label Learning using Adaptive-basis Multilinear Factor Analyzers, Xiaoli Li(The University of Kansas, USA), Jun Huan(The university of Kansas, USA)
  • lfp0980: Incorporating Clicks, Attention and Satisfaction into a Search Engine Result Page Evaluation Model, Aleksandr Chuklin(Google Research Europe & University of Amsterdam, Switzerland), Maarten de Rijke(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • lfp0982: CrowdSelect: Increasing Accuracy of Crowdsourcing Tasks through Behavior Prediction and User Selection, Chenxi Qiu(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Anna Squicciarini(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Barbara Carminati(Universiy of Insubria, Italy), James Caverlee(Texas A&M University, USA), Dev Khare(Pennsylvania State University, USA)
  • lfp0327: Linked Document Embedding for Classification, Suhang Wang(Computer Science & Engineering, USA), Jiliang Tang(Michigan State University, USA), Charu Aggarwal(IBM T.J. Watson, USA), Huan Liu(Arizona State University, USA)
  • lfp0985: Attribute-based Crowd Entity Resolution, Asif Khan(Stanford University, USA), Hector Garcia-Molina(Stanford University, USA)
  • lfp0078: Bayesian Non-Exhaustive Classification A Case Study: Online Name Disambiguation using Temporal Record Streams, Baichuan Zhang(Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis , USA), Murat Dundar(Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis , USA), Mohammad Al Hasan(Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis , USA)
  • lfp0177: Document Filtering for Long-tail Entities, Ridho Reinanda(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Edgar Meij(Bloomberg L.P., United Kingdom), Maarten de Rijke(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • lfp0176: Quark-X: An Efficient Top-K Processing Framework for RDF Quad Stores, Jyoti Leeka(Institute of Information Technology, Delhi, India), Srikanta Bedathur(IBM-IRL, India), Debajyoti Bera(Institute of Information Technology,Delhi, India), Medha Atre(Institute of Information Technology, Kanpur, India)
  • lfp0179: Generative Feature Language Models for Mining Implicit Features from Customer Reviews, Shubhra Kanti Karmaker Santu(Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA), Parikshit Sondhi(WalmartLabs, USA), ChengXiang Zhai(Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • lfp1132: Where Did You Go: Personalized Annotation of Mobility Records, Fei Wu(Penn state, USA), Zhenhui Li(Penn State, USA)
  • lfp0263: Scalability and Total Recall with Fast CoveringLSH, Ninh Pham(IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Rasmus Pagh(IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • lfp0669: Privacy-Preserving Reachability Query Services for Massive Networks, Jiaxin Jiang(Department of Computer Science Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Peipei Yi(Department of Computer Science Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Byron Choi(Department of Computer Science Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Zhiwei Zhang(Department of Computer Science Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Xiaohui Yu(School of Computer Science and Technology Shandong University, China)
  • lfp0607: Data-Driven Contextual Valence Shifter Quantification for Multi-Theme Sentiment Analysis, Hongkun Yu(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA), Jingbo Shang(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA), Meichun Hsu(HPE Vertica, USA), Malu Castellanos(HPE Vertica, USA), Jiawei Han(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • lfp0606: Incorporating Risk-Sensitiveness into Feature Selection for Learning to Rank, Daniel Sousa(Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil), Sérgio Canuto(Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil), Thierson Rosa(Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil), Wellington Martins(Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil), Marcos Gonçalves(Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil)
  • lfp0605: Truth Discovery via Exploiting Implications from Multi-Source Data, Xianzhi Wang(University of New South Wales, Australia), Quan Sheng(University of Adelaide, Australia), Lina Yao(University of New South Wales, Australia), Xue Li(University of Queensland, Australia), Xiu Fang(University of Adelaide, Australia), Xiaofei Xu(Harbin Institute of Technology, China), Boualem Benatallah(University of New South Wales, Australia)
  • lfp0442: Answering Twitter Questions: a Model for Recommending Answerers through Social Collaboration, Laure Soulier(Sorbonne Univ. UPMC LIP6, France), Lynda Tamine(Universite? de Toulouse, UPS – IRIT, France), Gia-Hung Nguyen(Universite? de Toulouse, UPS – IRIT, France)
  • lfp1202: Sentiment Domain Adaptation with Multi-Level Contextual Sentiment Knowledge, Fangzhao Wu(Tsinghua University, China), Sixing Wu(Tsinghua University, China), Yongfeng Huang(Tsinghua University, China), Songfang Huang(IBM Research – China, China), Yong Qin(IBM Research – China, China)
  • lfp0449: Making Sense of Entities and Quantities in Web Tables, Yusra Ibrahim(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Mirek Riedewald(Northeastern University, USA), Gerhard Weikum(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany)
  • lfp0280: Querying Minimal Steiner Maximum-Connected Subgraphs in Large Graphs, Jiafeng Hu(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Xiaowei Wu(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Reynold Cheng(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Siqiang Luo(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Yixiang Fang(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • lfp0286: Word Vector Compositionality based Relevance Feedback using Kernel Density Estimation, Dwaipayan Roy(Indian Statistical Institute, India), Debasis Ganguly(Dublin City University, Ireland), Mandar Mitra(Indian Statistical Institute, India), Gareth Jones(Dublin City University, Ireland)
  • lfp1102: The Role of Relevance in Sponsored Search, Luca Aiello(Bell Labs, United Kingdom), Ioannis Arapakis(Eurecat, Spain), Ricardo Baeza-Yates(NTENT, USA), Xiao Bai(Yahoo Research, USA), Nicola Barbieri(Tumblr, USA), Amin Mantrach(Yahoo Research, USA), Fabrizio Silvestri(Facebook, United Kingdom)
  • lfp0734: Efficient Batch Processing for Multiple Keyword Queries on Graph Data, Lu Chen(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia), Chengfei Liu(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia), Xiaochun Yang(Northeastern University, China), Bin Wang(Northeastern University, China), Jianxin Li(University of Western Australia, Australia), Rui Zhou(Victoria University, Australia)
  • lfp0830: Luhn Revisited: Significant Words Language Models, Mostafa Dehghani(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Hosein Azarbonyad(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Jaap Kamps(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Djoerd Hiemstra(University of Twente, Netherlands), Maarten Marx(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • lfp1282: When is the Time Ripe for Natural Language Processing for Patent Passage Retrieval?, Linda Andersson(Vienna University Of Technology, Austria), Mihai Lupu(Vienna University Of Technology, Austria), João Palotti(Vienna University Of Technology, Austria), Allan Hanbury(Vienna University Of Technology, Austria), Andreas Rauber(Vienna University Of Technology, Austria)
  • lfp0405: Approximating Graph Pattern Queries Using Views, Jia Li(Beihang University, China), Yang Cao(University of Edinburgh & Beihang University, United Kingdom), Xudong Liu(Beihang University, China)
  • lfp0046: Detecting Promotion Campaigns in Query Auto Completion, Yuli LIU(Tsinghua University, China), Yiqun LIU(Tsinghua University, China), Ke Zhou(Yahoo! Research, England UK), Min Zhang(Tsinghua University, China), Shaoping Ma(Tsinghua University, China), Yue Yin(Samsung R&D Institute China, China), Hengliang LUO(Samsung R&D Institute China , China)
  • lfp0272: Supervised Robust Discrete Multimodal Hashing for Cross-Media Retrieval, Ting-Kun Yan(Shandong University, China), Xin-Shun Xu(Shandong University, China), Shanqing Guo(Shandong University, China), Zi Huang(The University of Queensland, Australia), Xiao-Lin Wang(Shandong University, China)
  • lfp0273: Graph Topic Scan Statistic for Spatial Event Detection, Yu Liu(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Baojian Zhou(University at Albany-SUNY, USA), Feng Chen(University at Albany-SUNY, USA), David W. Cheung(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • lfp0043: Effective and Efficient Spectral Clustering on Text and Link Data, Zhiqiang Xu(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Yiping Ke(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • lfp0570: Online Adaptive Passive-Aggressive Methods for Non-Negative Matrix Factorization and Its Applications, Chenghao Liu( Zhejiang University, China), Steven C.H. Hoi(Singapore Management University, Singapore), Peilin Zhao(Ant Financial, China), Jianling Sun(Zhejiang University, China), Ee-Peng Lim(Singapore Management University, Singapore)
  • lfp0278: LICON: A Linear Weighting Scheme for the Contribution ofInput Variables in Deep Artificial Neural Networks, Gjergji Kasneci(SCHUFA Holding AG, Germany), Thomas Gottron(SCHUFA Holding AG, Germany)
  • lfp0279: Towards the Effective Linking of Social Media Contents to Products in E-Commerce Catalogs, Henry Vieira(Federal University of Amazonas & FPF Tech, Brazil), Altigran da Silva(Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil), Pável Calado(INESC-ID & Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal), Marco Cristo(Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil), Edleno de Moura(Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil)
  • lfp0118: Optimizing Update Frequencies for Decaying Information, Simon Razniewski(Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy)
  • lfp0378: Supervised Feature Selection by Preserving Class Correlation, Jun Wang(Nankai University, China), Jinmao Wei(Nankai University, China), Zhenglu Yang(Nankai University, China)
  • lfp0165: GiraphAsync: Supporting Online and Offline Graph Processing via Adaptive Asynchronous Message Processing, Yuqiong Liu(Peking University, China), Chang Zhou(Peking University, China), Jun Gao(Peking University, China), Zhiguo Fan(Alibaba Group, China)
  • lfp0162: Using Prerequisites to Extract Concept Maps fromTextbooks, Shuting Wang(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Alexander Ororbia(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Zhaohui Wu(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Kyle Williams(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Chen Liang(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Bart Pursel(Pennsylvania State University, USA), Lee Giles(Pennsylvania State University, USA)
  • lfp0372: Efficient Orthogonal Non-negative Matrix Factorization over Stiefel Manifold, Wei Emma Zhang(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Mingkui Tan(South China University of Technology, China), Quan Z. Sheng(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Lina Yao(UNSW Australia, Australia), Qingfeng Shi(The University of Adelaide, Australia)
  • lfp0298: A Unified Index for Spatio-Temporal Keyword Queries, Tuan-Anh Hoang-Vu(New York University, USA), Huy Vo(The City College of New York, USA), Juliana Freire(New York University, USA)
  • lfp0616: LDA Revisited: Entropy, Prior and Convergence, Jianwei Zhang(School of Computer Science and Technology, Soochow University, Suzhou 215006, China, China), Jia Zeng(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, Hong Kong), Mingxuan Yuan(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, Hong Kong), Weixiong Rao(Tongji University, China), Jianfeng Yan(School of Computer Science and Technology, Soochow University, Suzhou 215006, China, China)
  • lfp0459: PISA: an Index for Aggregating Big Time Series Data, Xiangdong Huang(Tsinghua University, China), Jianmin Wang(Tsinghua University, China), Raymond Wong(University of New South Wales, Australia), Jinrui Zhang(Tsinghua University, China), Chen Wang(Tsinghua University, China)
  • lfp0452: Constructing Reliable Gradient Exploration for Online Learning to Rank, Tong Zhao(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Irwin King(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • lfp0927: A Multiple Instance Learning Framework for Identifying Key Sentences and Detecting Events, Wei Wang(Virginia Tech, USA), Yue Ning(Virginia Tech, USA), Huzefa Rangwala(George Mason University, USA), Naren Ramakrishnan(Virginia Tech, USA)
  • lfp0451: Cost-Effective Stream Join Algorithm on Cloud System, Junhua Fang(East China Normal University, China), Rong Zhang(East China Normal University, China), Xiaotong Wang(East China Normal University, China), Tom Z.J. Fu(Advanced Digital Sciences Center, Singapore), Zhenjie Zhang(Advanced Digital Sciences Center, Singapore), Aoying Zhou(East China Normal University, China)
  • lfp0126: Pagination versus Scrolling in Mobile Web Search, Jaewon Kim(The Australian National University, Australia), Paul Thomas(Microsoft, Australia), Ramesh Sankaranarayana(The Australian National University, Australia), Tom Gedeon(The Australian National University, Australia), Hwan-Jin Yoon(The Australian National University, Australia)
  • lfp1037: Efficient Computation of Importance Based Communities in Web-Scale Networks Using a Single Machine, Shu Chen(University of Victoria, Canada), Ran Wei(University of Victoria, Canada), Diana Popova(University of Victoria, Canada), Alex Thomo(University of Victoria, Canada)
  • lfp0052: Time-aware Multi-Viewpoint Summarization of Multilingual Social Text Streams, Zhaochun Ren(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Oana Inel(VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands), Lora Aroyo(VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands), Maarten de Rijke(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • lfp0202: Fully Dynamic Shortest-Path Distance Query Acceleration on Massive Networks, Takanori Hayashi(The University of Tokyo, Japan), Takuya Akiba(Preferred Networks, Inc, Japan), Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi(National Institute of Informatics, Japan)
  • lfp0417: A Deep Relevance Matching Model for Ad-hoc Retrieval, Jiafeng Guo(CAS Key Lab of Network Data Science and Technology, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Yixing Fan(CAS Key Lab of Network Data Science and Technology, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Qingyao Ai(Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), W. Bruce Croft(Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)
  • lfp0055: Learning Graph-based POI Embedding for Location-based Recommendation, Min Xie(State Key Laboratory of Computer Science, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, China), Hongzhi Yin(The University of Queensland, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, Australia), Hao Wang(State Key Laboratory of Computer Science, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, China), Fanjiang Xu(State Key Laboratory of Computer Science, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, China), Weitong Chen(The University of Queensland, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, Australia), Sen Wang(School of Information and Communication Technology, Griffith University, Australia)
  • lfp0058: Hierarchical and Dynamic k-Path Covers, Takuya Akiba(Preferred Networks, Inc., Japan), Yosuke Yano(Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd., Japan), Naoto Mizuno(The University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • lfp0567: Influence-Aware Truth Discovery, Hengtong Zhang(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Qi Li(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Fenglong Ma(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Houping Xiao(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Yaliang Li(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Jing Gao(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Lu Su(SUNY Buffalo, USA)
  • lfp0237: Topological Graph Sketching for Incremental and Scalable Analytics, Bortik Bandyopadhyay(The Ohio State University, USA), David Fuhry(The Ohio State University, USA), Aniket Chakrabarti(The Ohio State University, USA), Srinivasan Parthasarathy(The Ohio State University, USA)
  • lfp0689: Estimating Time Models for News Article Excerpts, Arunav Mishra(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Klaus Berberich(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany)
  • lfp0112: A Model-Free Approach to Infer the Diffusion Network from Event Cascade, Yu Rong(The Chinese Unviersity of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Qiankun Zhu(The Chinese Unviersity of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Hong Cheng(The Chinese Unviersity of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • lfp0685: Relational Database Schema Design for Uncertain Data, Sebastian Link(The University of Auckland, New Zealand), Henri Prade(IRIT, CNRS, and Universite de Toulouse III, France)
  • lfp0110: BICP: Block-Incremental CP Decomposition with Update Sensitive Refinement, Shengyu Huang(Arizona State University, USA), K. Selçuk Candan(ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY, USA), Maria Luisa Sapino(University of Torino, Italy)
  • lfp0360: Adaptive Evolutionary Filtering in Real-Time Twitter Stream, Feifan Fan(Peking University, China), Yansong Feng(Peking University, China), Lili Yao(Peking University, China), Dongyan Zhao(Peking University, China)
  • lfp0682: Tracking Virality and Susceptibility in Social Media, Tuan-Anh Hoang(L3S Research Center, Germany), Ee-Peng Lim(Singapore Management University, Singapore)

Short Research Papers

  • exs0498: A Filtering-based Clustering Algorithm for Improving Spatio-temporal Kriging Interpolation Accuracy, Qiao Kang(Northwestern University, USA), Wei-keng Liao(Northwestern University, USA), Ankit Agrawal(Northwestern University, USA), Alok Choudhary(Northwestern University, USA)
  • exs0550: Towards Representation Independent Similarity Search Over Graph Databases, Yodsawalai Chodpathumwan(University of Illinois, USA), Amirhossein Aleyasen(University of Illinois, USA), Arash Termehchy(Oregon State University, USA), Yizhou Sun(Northeastern University, USA)
  • exs0318: Collective Traffic Prediction with Partially Observed Traffic History using Location-Based Social Media, Xinyue Liu(Worcester Polytechnic Institute , USA), Xiangnan Kong(Worcester Polytechnic Institute , USA), Yanhua Li(Worcester Polytechnic Institute , USA)
  • exs1013: Understanding Stability of Noisy Networks through Centrality Measures and Local Connections, Vladimir Ufimtsev(University of Nebraska Omaha, USA), Soumya Sarkar(IIT Kharagpur, India), Animesh Mukherjee(IIT Kharagpur, India), Sanjukta Bhowmick(University of Nebraska Omaha, USA)
  • exs0312: Credibility Assessment of Textual Claims on the Web, Kashyap Popat(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Subhabrata Mukherjee(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Jannik Strötgen(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany), Gerhard Weikum(Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany)
  • exs0394: Discovering Temporal Purchase Patterns with Different Responses to Promotions, Ling Luo(University of Sydney, Australia), Bin Li(CSIRO, Australia), Irena Koprinska(University of Sydney, Australia), Shlomo Berkovsky(CSIRO, Australia), Fang Chen(CSIRO, Australia)
  • exs0251: Combining Powers of Two Predictors in Optimizing Real-Time Bidding Strategy under Constrained Budget, Chi-Chun Lin(National Taiwan University, Taiwan Roc), Kun-Ta Chuang(National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan Roc), Wush Chi-Hsuan Wu(National Taiwan University, Taiwan Roc), Ming-Syan Chen(National Taiwan University, Taiwan Roc)
  • exs0860: FolkTrails: Interpreting Navigation Behavior in a Social Tagging System, Thomas Niebler(Universität Würzburg, Germany), Martin Becker(Universität Würzburg, Germany), Daniel Zoller(Universität Würzburg, Germany), Stephan Doerfel(Universität Kassel, Germany), Andreas Hotho(Universität Würzburg, Germany)
  • exs0867: Memory-Optimized Distributed Graph Processing through Novel Compression Techniques, Panagiotis Liakos(University of Athens, Greece), Katia Papakonstantinopoulou(University of Athens, Greece), Alex Delis(University of Athens, Greece)
  • exs0090: KB-Enabled Query Recommendation for Long-Tail Queries, Zhipeng Huang(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Bogdan Cautis(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, Hong Kong), Reynold Cheng(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Yudian Zheng(The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • exs1306: Content-Agnostic Malware Detection in Heterogeneous Malicious Distribution Graph, Ibrahim Alabdulmohsin(King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Saudi Arabia), YuFei Han(Symantec Research Labs, France), Yun Shen(Symantec Research Labs, Ireland), XiangLiang Zhang(King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Saudi Arabia)
  • exs0309: Robust Contextual Outlier Detection: Where Context Meets Sparsity, Jiongqian Liang(The Ohio State University, USA), Srinivasan Parthasarathy(The Ohio State University, USA)
  • exs0544: Discriminative View Learning for Single View Co-Training, Joseph St.Amand(University of Kansas, USA), Jun Huan(University of Kansas, USA)
  • exs0549: Learning Points and Routes to Recommend Trajectories, Dawei Chen(The Australian National University, Data61, Australia), Cheng Soon Ong(The Australian National University, Data61, Australia), Lexing Xie(The Australian National University, Data61, Australia)
  • exs0300: Multi-Dueling Bandits and Their Application to Online Ranker Evaluation, Brian Brost(University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Yevgeny Seldin(University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Ingemar Cox(University College London, United Kingdom), Christina Lioma(University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • exs0269: Attractiveness versus Competition:Towards an Unified Model for User Visitation, Thanh-Nam Doan(Singapore Management University, Singapore), Ee-Peng Lim(Singapore Management University, Singapore)
  • exs0700: APAM: Adaptive Eager-Lazy Hybrid Evaluation of Event Patterns for Low Latency, Ilyeop Yi(KAIST, Republic of Korea), Jae-Gil Lee(KAIST, Republic of Korea), Kyu-Young Whang(KAIST, Republic of Korea)
  • exs0047: A Density-Based Approach to the Retrieval of Top-K Spatial Textual Clusters, Dingming Wu(Shenzhen University, China), Christian Jensen(Aalborg University, Denmark)
  • exs0271: OptMark: A Toolkit for Benchmarking Query Optimizers, Zhan Li(Brandeis University, USA), Olga Papaemmanouil(Brandeis University, USA), Mitch Cherniack(Brandeis University, USA)
  • exs0574: Why Did You Cover That Song?: Modeling N-th Order Derivative Creation with Content Popularity, Kosetsu Tsukuda(National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan), Masahiro Hamasaki(National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan), Masataka Goto(National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan)
  • exs0676: Probabilistic Knowledge Graph Construction: Compositional and Incremental Approaches, Dongwoo Kim(Australian National University, Australia), Lexing Xie(Australian National University & Data to Decision CRC, Australia), Cheng Soon Ong(Data61 & Australian National University, Australia)
  • exs0377: PRO: Preference-Aware Recurring Query Optimization, Zhongfang Zhuang(Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA), Chuan Lei(NEC Labs. America, USA), Elke Rundensteiner(Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA), Mohamed Eltabakh(Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA)
  • exs0962: Incremental Mining of High Utility Sequential Patterns in Incremental Databases, Jun-Zhe Wang(National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan Roc), Jiun-Long Huang(National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan Roc)
  • exs0776: Tag2Word: Using Tags to Generate Words for Content Based Tag Recommendation, Yong Wu(State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, China, China), Yuan Yao(State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, China, China), Feng Xu(State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, China, China), Hanghang Tong(Arizona State University, USA, USA), Jian Lu(State Key Laboratory for Novel Software Technology, Nanjing University, China, China)
  • exs0842: Efficient Algorithms for the Two Locus Problem in Genome-Wide Association Study, Sanguthevar Rajasekaran(University of Connecticut, USA), Subrata Saha(University of Connecticut, USA)
  • exs0840: Digesting News Reader Comments via Fine-Grained Associations with Event Facets and News Contents, Bei Shi(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Wai Lam(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • exs1108: Where to Place Your Next Restaurant? Optimal Restaurant Placement via Leveraging User-Generated Reviews, Feng Wang(Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Li Chen(Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong), Weike Pan(Shenzhen University, China)
  • exs1101: Uncovering Fake Likers in Online Social Networks, Prudhvi Ratna Badri Satya(Utah State University, USA), Kyumin Lee(Utah State University, USA), Dongwon Lee(The Pennsylvania State University, USA), Thanh Tran(Utah State University, USA), Jason (Jiasheng) Zhang(The Pennsylvania State University, USA)
  • exs1180: Automatical Storyline Generation with Help from Twitter, Ting Hua(Virginia Tech, USA), Xuchao Zhang(Virginia Tech, USA), Wei Wang(Virginia Tech, USA), Chang-Tien Lu(Virginia Tech, USA), Naren Ramakrishnan(Virginia Tech, USA)
  • exs0683: Explaining Sentiment Spikes in Twitter, Anastasia Giachanou(Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland), Ida Mele(Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland), Fabio Crestani(Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland)
  • exs0216: A Study of Realtime Summarization Metrics, Matthew Ekstrand-Abueg(Northeastern University, USA), Richard McCreadie(University of Glasgow, Scotland Uk), Virgil Pavlu(Northeastern University, USA), Fernando Diaz(Microsoft Research, USA)
  • exs0219: Framing Mobile Information Needs: An Investigation of Hierarchical Query Sequence Structure, Shuguang Han(University of Pittsburgh, USA), Xing Yi(Yahoo! Research, USA), Zhen Yue(Yahoo! Research, USA), Zhigeng Geng(Yahoo! Research, USA), Alyssa Glass(Yahoo! Research, USA)
  • exs1194: A Comparative Study of Query-biased and Non-redundant Snippets for Structured Search on Mobile Devices, Nikita Spirin(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA), Alexander Kotov(Wayne State University, USA), Karrie Karahalios(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA), Vassil Mladenov(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA), Pavel Izhutov(Stanford University, USA)
  • exs0517: Reuse-based Optimization for Pig Latin, Jesús Camacho-Rodríguez(Hortonworks, USA), Dario Colazzo(Universite? Paris-Dauphine, PSL Research University, CNRS, LAMSADE, France), Melanie Herschel(IPVS, University of Stuttgart, Germany), Ioana Manolescu(INRIA & LIX, E?cole Polytechnique, CNRS, France), Soudip Roy Chowdhury(Fractal Analytics, India)
  • exs0690: Qualitative Cleaning of Uncertain Data, Henning Koehler(Massey University, New Zealand), Sebastian Link(The University of Auckland, New Zealand)
  • exs0900: Tracking the Evolution of Congestion in Dynamic Urban Road Networks, Tarique Anwar(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia), Chengfei Liu(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia), Hai Vu(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia), Md. Saiful Islam(Swinburne University of Technology, Australia)
  • exs0906: The Rich and the Poor: A Markov Decision Process Approach to Optimizing Taxi Driver Revenue Efficiency, Huigui Rong(Hunan University, China), Xun Zhou(University of Iowa, USA), Chang Yang(Hunan University, China), Zubair Shafiq(University of Iowa, USA), Alex Liu(Michigan State University, USA)
  • exs0907: Ensemble of Anchor Adapters for Transfer Learning, Fuzhen Zhuang(Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, China), Ping Luo(Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, China), Sinno Jialin Pan(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Hui Xiong(MSIS Department, Rutgers University, USA), Qing He(Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, China)
  • exs0456: ZEST: a Hybrid Model on Predicting Passenger Demand for Chauffeured Car Service, Hua Wei(Beihang University, China), Yuandong Wang(Beihang University, China), Tianyu Wo(Beihang University, China), Yaxiao Liu(Tsinghua University, China), Jie Xu(Beihang University, China)
  • exs0744: OrientStream: A Framework for Dynamic Resource Allocation in Distributed Data Stream Management Systems, Chunkai Wang(Renmin University of China, China), Xiaofeng Meng(Renmin University of China, China), Qi Guo(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Zujian Weng(Renmin University of China, China), Chen Yang(Renmin University of China, China)
  • exs0182: Query Answering Efficiency in Expert Networks Under Decentralized Search, Liang Ma(IBM T. J. Watson Research, USA), Mudhakar Srivatsa(IBM T. J. Watson Research, USA), Derya Cansever(Army CERDEC, USA), Xifeng Yan(University of California, USA), Sue Kase(Army Research Laboratory, USA), Michelle Vanni(Army Research Laboratory, USA)
  • exs0837: Digesting Multilingual Reader Comments via Latent Discussion Topics with Commonality and Specificity, Bei Shi(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Wai Lam(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Lidong Bing(Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Yinqing Xu(The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • exs1035: Online Adaptive Topic Focused Tweet Acquisition, Mehdi Sadri(University of California, Irvine, USA), Sharad Mehrotra(University of California, Irvine, USA), Yaming Yu(University of California, Irvine, USA)
  • exs0087: Top-N Recommendation on Graphs, Zhao Kang(Southern Illinois University, USA), Chong Peng(Southern Illinois University, USA), Ming Yang(Southern Illinois University, USA), Qiang Cheng(Southern Illinois University, USA)
  • exs1045: Optimizing Nugget Annotations with Active Learning, Gaurav Baruah(University of Waterloo, Canada), Haotian Zhang(University of Waterloo, Canada), Rakesh Guttikonda(University of Waterloo, Canada), Jimmy Lin(University of Waterloo, Canada), Mark Smucker(University of Waterloo, Canada), Olga Vechtomova(University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • exs0321: Recommendations For Streaming Data, Karthik Subbian(University of Minnesota, USA), Charu Aggarwal(IBM Watson Research Center, USA), Kshiteesh Hegde(University of Minnesota, USA)
  • exs0151: RAP: Scalable RPCA for Low-rank Matrix Recovery, Chong Peng(Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA), Zhao Kang(Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA), Ming Yang(Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA), Qiang Cheng(Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA)
  • exs0243: A Context-aware Collaborative Filtering Approach for Urban Black Holes Detection, Li Jin(Tsinghua University, China), Zhuonan Feng(Tsinghua University, China), Ling Feng(Tsinghua University, China)
  • exs0010: An Experimental Comparison of Iterative MapReduce Frameworks, Haejoon Lee(KAIST, Republic of Korea), Minseo Kang(KAIST, Republic of Korea), Sun-Bum Youn(Netmarble Games, Republic of Korea), Jae-Gil Lee(KAIST, Republic of Korea), YongChul Kwon(Microsoft Corp., USA)
  • exs0642: Anomalies in the Peer-review System: A Case Study of the Journal of High Energy Physics, Sandipan Sikdar(Indian Institute of Technology, India), Matteo Marsili(International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Italy), Niloy Ganguly(Indian Institute of Technology, India), Animesh Mukherjee(Indian Institute of Technology, India)
  • exs1134: Leveraging the Implicit Structure within Social Media for Emergent Rumor Detection, Justin Sampson(Arizona State University, USA), Fred Morstatter(Arizona State University, USA), Liang Wu(Arizona State University, USA), Huan Liu(Arizona State University, USA)
  • exs0666: Multi-source Hierarchical Prediction Consolidation, Chenwei Zhang(University of Illinois at Chicago, USA), Sihong Xie(Lehigh University, USA), Yaliang Li(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Jing Gao(SUNY Buffalo, USA), Wei Fan(Baidu Research Big Data Lab, USA), Philip S. Yu(University of Illinois at Chicago & Tsinghua University, USA)
  • shp1026: A Theoretical Framework on the Ideal Number of Classifiers for Online Ensembles in Data Streams, Hamed R. Bonab(Bilkent University, Turkey), Fazli Can(Bilkent University, Turkey)
  • shp0720: Distilling Word Embeddings: An Encoding Approach, Lili Mou(Peking University, China), Ran Jia(Peking University, China), Yan Xu(Peking University, China), Ge Li(Peking University, China), Lu Zhang(Peking University, China), Zhi Jin(Peking University, China)
  • shp0884: Adaptive Distributional Extensions to DFR Ranking, Casper Petersen(University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Jakob Simonsen(University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Kalervo Järvelin(University of Tampere, Finland), Christina Lioma(University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • shp0925: When Sensor Meets Tensor: Filling Missing Sensor Values Through a Tensor Approach, Wenjie Ruan(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Peipei Xu(UESTC, China), Quan Z. Sheng(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Nguyen Khoi Tran(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Nickolas Falkner(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Xue Li(The University of Queensland, Australia), Wei Emma Zhang(The University of Adelaide, Australia)
  • shp0809: Improving Search Results with Prior Similar Queries, Yashar Moshfeghi(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Kristiyan Velinov(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Peter Triantafillou(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom)
  • shp0395: Noise-Contrastive Estimation for Answer Selection with Deep Neural Networks, Jinfeng Rao(University of Maryland College Park, USA), Hua He(University of Maryland College Park, USA), Jimmy Lin(University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • shp0512: Query Expansion Using Word Embeddings, Saar Kuzi(Technion — Israel Institute of Technology, Israel), Anna Shtok(Technion — Israel Institute of Technology, Israel), Oren Kurland(Technion — Israel Institute of Technology, Israel)
  • shp0902: CyberRank- Knowledge Elicitation for Risk Assessment of Database Security, Hagit Grushka – Cohen(Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel), Oded Sofer(IBM Security Division, Israel), Ofer Biller(IBM Cyber Security Center of Excellence, Beer Sheva, Israel), Bracha Shapira(Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel), Lior Rokach(Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel)
  • shp0335: Modeling and Predicting Popularity Dynamics via an Influence-based Self-Excited Hawkes Process, Peng Bao(Beijing Jiaotong University, China)
  • shp0056: Towards Time-Discounted Influence Maximization, Arijit Khan(Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • shp0581: Collaborative Social Group Influence for Event Recommendation, Li Gao(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Jia Wu(Centre for Quantum Computation and Intelligent Systems (QCIS), University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Zhi Qiao(IBM Research – China, China), Chuan Zhou(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Hong Yang(MathWorks, China), Yue Hu(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
  • shp0029: Skipping Word: A Character-Sequential Representation based Framework for Question Answering, Lingxun Meng(Sogou Inc, China), Yan Li(Key Lab of Intelligent Information Processing of CAS, Institute of Computing Technolog, China), Mengyi Liu(Key Lab of Intelligent Information Processing of CAS, Institute of Computing Technolog, China), peng shu(Sogou Inc, China)
  • shp0291: Learning to Account for Good Abandonment in Search Success Metrics, Madian Khabsa(Microsoft Research, USA), Aidan Crook(Microsoft, USA), Ahmed Awadallah(Microsoft Research, USA), Imed Zitouni(Microsoft, USA), Tasos Anastasakos(Microsoft, USA), Kyle Williams(The Pennsylvania State University, USA)
  • shp0670: Ensemble Learned Vaccination Uptake Prediction using Web Search Queries, Niels Dalum Hansen(University of Copenhagen / IBM Denmark, Denmark), Christina Lioma(University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Kåre Mølbak(Statens Serum Institut, Denmark)
  • shp0341: Incorporate Group Information to Enhance Network Embedding, Jifan Chen(Fudan University, China), Qi Zhang(Fudan University, China), Xuanjing Huang(Fudan University, China)
  • shp0918: Online Food Recipe Title Semantics: Combining Nutrient Facts and Topics, Tomasz Kusmierczyk(Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway), Kjetil Nørvåg(Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway)
  • shp1049: Probabilistic Approaches to Controversy Detection, Myungha Jang(University of Massachusetts Amherst / CIIR , USA), John Foley(University of Massachusetts Amherst / CIIR , USA), Shiri Dori-Hacohen(University of Massachusetts Amherst / CIIR , USA), James Allan(University of Massachusetts Amherst / CIIR , USA)
  • shp0924: Forecasting Seasonal Time Series Using Weighted Gradient RBF Network based Autoregressive Model, Wenjie Ruan(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Quan Z. Sheng(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Peipei Xu(UESTC, China), Nguyen Khoi Tran(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Nickolas Falkner(The University of Adelaide, Australia), Xue Li(The University of Queensland, Australia), Wei Emma Zhang(The University of Adelaide, Australia)
  • shp0592: Graph-Based Multi-Modality Learning for Clinical Decision Support, Ziwei Zheng(Peking University, China), Xiaojun Wan(Peking University, China)
  • shp0919: A Non-Parametric Topic Model for Short Texts Incorporating Word Coherence Knowledge, Yuhao Zhang(Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Wenji Mao(Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Daniel Zeng(Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
  • shp0662: Where are You Tweeting? A Context and User Movement Based Approach, Zhi Liu(University of North Texas, USA), Yan Huang(University of North Texas, USA)
  • shp0238: Data Locality in Graph Engines: Implications and Preliminary Experimental Results, Yong-Yeon Jo(Hanyang University, South Korea), Jiwon Hong(Hanyang University, South Korea), Myung-Hwan Jang(Hanyang University, South Korea), Jae-Geun Bang(Hanyang University, South Korea), Sang-Wook Kim(Hanyang University, South Korea)
  • shp0562: Efficient Distributed Regular Path Queries on RDF Graphs Using Partial Evaluation, Xin Wang(Tianjin University, China), Junhu Wang(Griffith University, Australia), Xiaowang Zhang(Tianjin University, China)
  • shp1032: Improving Entity Ranking for Keyword Queries, John Foley(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), Brendan O’Connor(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA), James Allan(University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)
  • shp0503: Personalized Semantic Word Vectors, Javid Ebrahimi(University of Oregon, USA), Dejing Dou(University of Oregon, USA)
  • shp0678: Extracting Skill Endorsements from Personal Communication Data, Darshan Shankaralingappa(Aalto University / Helsinki Institute for Information Technology , Finland), Gianmarco De Fransicsi Morales (Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar), Aristides Gionis(Aalto University / Helsinki Institute for Information Technology , Finland)
  • shp1003: Clustering Speed in Multi-lane Traffic Networks, Bing Zhang(Northwestern University, USA), Goce Trajcevski(Northwestern University, USA), Feiying Liu(Northwestern University, USA)
  • shp0211: ASNets : A Benchmark Dataset of Aligned Social Networks for Cross-Platform User Modeling, Xuezhi Cao(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China), Yong Yu(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
  • shp1072: Detecting and Ranking Conceptual Links between Texts Using a Knowledge Base, Martin Tutek(Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia, Croatia), Goran Glavas(Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia, Croatia), Jan Šnajder(Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia, Croatia), Natasa Milic-Frayling(School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom), Bojana Dalbelo Basic(Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia, Croatia)
  • shp0963: Iterative Search using Query Aspects, Manmeet Singh(University of Massachusetts, USA), W. Bruce Croft(University of Massachusetts, USA)
  • shp0575: Webpage Depth-level Dwell Time Prediction, Chong Wang(New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA), Achir Kalra(Forbes Inc., USA), Cristian Borcea(New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA), Yi Chen(New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA)
  • shp0853: Scarce Feature Topic Mining for Video Recommendation, Wei Lu(Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong), Fu-lai Chung(Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong), Kunfeng Lai(Tencent, China)
  • shp0393: Predicting Importance of Historical Persons using Wikipedia, Adam Jatowt(Kyoto University, Japan), Daisuke Kawai(Kyoto University, Japan), Katsumi Tanaka(Kyoto University, Japan)
  • shp0674: Location-aware Friend Recommendation in Event-based Social Networks: A Bayesian Latent Factor Approach, Yao Lu(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Zhi Qiao(IBM Research – China, China), Chuan Zhou(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Yue Hu(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Li Guo(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
  • shp0715: Near Real-time Geolocation Prediction in Twitter Streams via Matrix Factorization Based Regression, Nghia Duong-Trung(University of Hildesheim, Germany), Nicolas Schilling(University of Hildesheim, Germany), Lars Schmidt-Thieme(University of Hildesheim, Germany)
  • shp0062: Quantifying Query Ambiguity with Topic Distributions, Yuki Yano(Yahoo Japan Corporation, Japan), Yukihiro Tagami(Yahoo Japan Corporation, Japan), Akira Tajima(Yahoo Japan Corporation, Japan)
  • shp0376: Exploiting Cluster-based Meta Paths for Link Prediction in Signed Networks, Jiangfeng Zeng(Huazhong university of science and technology, China), Ke Zhou(Huazhong university of science and technology, China), Xiao Ma(Huazhong university of science and technology, China), Fuhao Zou(Huazhong university of science and technology, China), Hua Wang(Huazhong university of science and technology, China)
  • shp0779: Regularising Factorised Models for Venue Recommendation using Friends and their Comments, Jarana Manotumruksa(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Craig Macdonal(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Iadh Ounis(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom)
  • shp1002: A Preference Approach to Reputation in Sponsored Search, Aritra Ghosh(Microsoft India, India), Dinesh Gaurav(Microsoft India, India), Rahul Agrawal(Microsoft India, India)
  • shp0415: Global and Local Influence-based Social Recommendation, Qinzhe Zhang(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Jia Wu(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Hong Yang(MathWorks, Beijing, China), Weixue Lu(Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Guodong Long(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Chengqi Zhang(University of Technology Sydney, Australia)
  • shp0694: A Self-Organizing Map for Identifying InfluentialCommunities in Speech-based Networks, Sameen Mansha(Information Technology University of Punjab, Pakistan), Faisal Kamiran(Information Technology University of Punjab, Pakistan), Asim Karim(Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan), Aizaz Anwar(Information Technology University of Punjab, Pakistan)
  • shp0697: Crowdsourcing-based Urban Anomaly Prediction System for Smart Cities, Chao Huang(University of Notre Dame, USA), Xian Wu(University of Notre Dame, USA), Dong Wang(University of Notre Dame, USA)
  • shp1112: DePP: A System for Detecting Pages to Protect in Wikipedia, Kelsey Suyehira(Boise State University, USA), Francesca Spezzano(Boise State University, USA)
  • shp0489: Tag-Aware Personalized Recommendation Using a Deep-Semantic Similarity Model with Negative Sampling, Zhenghua Xu(University of Oxford, United Kingdom), Cheng Chen(Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China), Thomas Lukasiewicz(University of Oxford, United Kingdom), Yishu Miao(University of Oxford, United Kingdom), Xiangwu Meng(Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)
  • shp0284: Active Zero-Shot Learning, Sihong Xie(Lehigh University, USA), Shaoxiong Wang(Tsinghua University, China), Philip Yu(University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
  • shp1014: Learning to Rank Non-Factoid Answers: Comment Selection in Web Forums, Kateryna Tymoshenko(University of Trento, Italy), Daniele Bonadiman(University of Trento, Italy), Alessandro Moschitti(Qatar Computing Research Institute, HBKU, Qatar)
  • shp0820: The Solitude of Relevant Documents in the Pool, Aldo Lipani(Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Mihai Lupu(Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Evangelos Kanoulas(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Allan Hanbury(Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
  • shp0939: Forecasting Geo-sensor Data with Participatory Sensing Based on Dropout Neural Network, Jyun-Yu Jiang(University of California, Los Angeles, USA), Cheng-Te Li(National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan Roc)
  • shp0870: Learning to Rank System Configurations, Romain Deveaud(Université de Toulouse, France), Josiane Mothe(Université de Toulouse, France), Jian-Yun Nia(Université de Montréal, Canada)
  • shp1040: The Healing Power of Poison: Helpful Non-relevant Documents in Feedback, Mostafa Dehghani(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Samira Abnar(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Jaap Kamps(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
  • shp1064: Evaluating Document Retrieval Methods for Resource Selection in Clustered P2P IR, Rami Alkhawaldeh(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Joemon Jose(University of Glasgow, United Kingdom), Deepak P(Queen’s University, United Kingdom)
  • shp0926: PEQ : An Explainable, Specification-based, Aspect-oriented Product Comparator for E-commerce, Abhishek Sikchi(Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India), Pawan Goyal(Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India), Samik Datta(Flipkart, India)
  • shp1029: User Modeling on Twitter with WordNet Synsets and DBpedia Concepts for Personalized Recommendations, Guangyuan Piao(Insight Centre for Data Analytics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland), John Breslin(Insight Centre for Data Analytics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland)
  • shp0865: Learning to Re-Rank Questions in Community Question Answering Using Advanced Features, Giovanni Da San Martino(Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar), Alberto Barrón Cedeño(Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar), Salvatore Romeo(Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar), Antonio Uva(University of Trento, Italy), Alessandro Moschitti(Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar)

Industrial Papers

  • ind1423s: Balanced Supervised Non-Negative Matrix Factorization for Childhood Leukaemia Patients, Ali Braytee(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Daniel Catchpoole(The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Australia), Paul Kennedy(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Wei Liu(University of Technology Sydney, Australia)
  • ind1341: Separating-Plane Factorization Models: Scalable Recommendation from One-Class Implicit Feedback, Haolan Chen(University of Alberta, Canada), Di Niu(University of Alberta, Canada), Kunfeng Lai(Tencent Inc., China), Yu Xu(Tencent Inc., China), Masoud Ardakani(University of Alberta, Canada)
  • ind1349: To Click or Not To Click: Automatic Selection of Beautiful Thumbnails from Videos, Yale Song(Yahoo Research, USA), Miriam Redi(Yahoo Research, United Kingdom), Jordi Vallmitjana(Yahoo Research, USA), Alejandro Jaimes(Yahoo Research, USA)
  • ind1464: Network-Efficient Distributed Word2vec Training System for Large Vocabularies, Erik Ordentlich(Yahoo, Inc., USA), Lee Yang(Yahoo, Inc., USA), Andy Feng(Yahoo, Inc., USA), Peter Cnudde(Yahoo, Inc., USA), Mihajlo Grbovic(Airbnb, Inc., USA), Nemanja Djuric(Uber ATC, USA), Vladan Radosavljevic(Uber ATC, USA), Gavin Owens(Deco Software, USA)
  • ind1413: On Structural Health Monitoring Using Tensor Analysis and Support Vector Machine with Artificial Negative Data, Prasad Cheema(CSIRO, Australia), Nguyen Lu Dang Khoa(CSIRO, Australia), Mehrisadat Makki Alamdari(CSIRO, Australia), Wei Liu(University of Technology Sydney, Australia), Yang Wang(CSIRO, Australia), Fang Chen(CSIRO, Australia), Peter Runcie(CSIRO, Australia)
  • ind1476: Reuters Tracer: A Large Scale System of Detecting & Verifying Real-Time News Events from Twitter, Xiaomo Liu(Thomson Reuters, USA), Quanzhi Li(Thomson Reuters, USA), Armineh Nourbakhsh(Thomson Reuters, USA), Rui Fang(Thomson Reuters, USA), Merine Thomas(Thomson Reuters, USA), Kajsa Anderson(Thomson Reuters, USA), Russ Kociuba(Thomson Reuters, USA), Mark Vedder(Thomson Reuters, USA), Steven Pomerville(Thomson Reuters, USA), Ramdev Wudali(Thomson Reuters, USA), Robert Martin(Thomson Reuters, USA), John Duprey(Thomson Reuters, USA), Arun Vachher(Thomson Reuters, USA), William Keenan(Thomson Reuters, USA), Sameena Shah(Thomson Reuters, USA)
  • ind1474: Characterizing Diseases from Unstructured Text: A Vocabulary Driven Word2vec Approach, Saurav Ghosh(Virginia Tech, USA), Prithwish Chakraborty(Virginia Tech, USA), Emily Cohn(Boston Children’s Hospital, USA), John Brownstein(Harvard Medical School, USA), Naren Ramakrishnan(Virginia Tech, USA)
  • ind1479: Scaling Factorization Machines with Parameter Server, Erheng Zhong(Baidu Research, USA), Yue Shi(Yahoo! Labs, USA), Nathan Liu(Google Inc., USA), Suju Rajan(Criteo Labs, USA)
  • ind1502s: Routing an Autonomous Taxi with Reinforcement Learning, Miyoung Han(Télécom ParisTech, France), Pierre Senellart(Télécom ParisTech, France), Stéphane Bressan(IPAL, NUS, Singapore), Huayu Wu(I2R, A*STAR, Singapore)
  • ind1493s: Bus Routes Design and Optimization via Taxi Data Analytics, Seong Ping Chuah(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Huayu Wu(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Yu Lu(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Liang Yu(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Stephane Bressan(National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • ind1368: Survival Analysis based Framework for Early Prediction of Student Dropouts, Sattar Ameri(Wayne State Unievrsity, USA), Mahtab J. Fard(Wayne State Unievrsity, USA), Ratna Chinnam(Wayne State Unievrsity, USA), Chandan Reddy(Virginia Tech, USA)
  • ind1369: Deep Match between Geology Reports and Well Logs Using Spatial Information, Bin Tong(Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan), Martin Klinkigt(Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan), Makoto Iwayama(Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan), Yoshiyuki Kobayashi(Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan), Anshuman Sahu(Big Data Laboratory, Hitachi America, Ltd., USA), Ravigopal Vennelakanti(Big Data Laboratory, Hitachi America, Ltd., USA)
  • ind1406: LogMine: Fast Pattern Recognition for Log Analytics, Hossein Hamooni(University of New Mexico, USA), Biplob Debnath(NEC Laboratories America , USA), Jianwu Xu(NEC Laboratories America , USA), Hui Zhang(NEC Laboratories America , USA), Guofei Jiang(NEC Laboratories America , USA), Abdullah Mueen(University of New Mexico, USA)
  • ind0885: A Self-Learning and Online Algorithm for Time Series Anomaly Detection, with Application in CPU Manufacturing, Xing Wang(George Mason University, USA), Jessica Lin(George Mason University, USA), Nital Patel(Intel Corporation, USA), Martin Braun(Intel Corporation, USA)
  • ind1318: City-Scale Localization with Telco Big Data, Fangzhou Zhu(School of Computer Science and Technology, Soochow University, China), Chen Luo(School of Computer Science and Technology, Soochow University, China), Mingxuan Yuan(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, Hong Kong, Hong Kong), Yijian Zhu(China United Network Communications Corporation Limited Shanghai Branch, China), Zhengqing Zhang(China United Network Communications Corporation Limited Shanghai Branch, China), Tao Gu(Computer Science, RMIT University, Australia), Ke Deng(Computer Science, RMIT University, Australia), Weixiong Rao(School of Software Engineering Tongji University, China, China), Jia Zeng(Huawei Noah’s Ark Lab, Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • ind1481: Hashtag Recommendation for Enterprise Applications, Dhruv Mahajan(Microsoft Corporation, USA), Vishwajit Kolathur(Microsoft Corporation, India), Chetan Bansal(Microsoft Research, USA), Suresh Parthasarathy(Microsoft Research, India), Sundararajan Sellamanickam(Microsoft Research, India), Sathiya Keerthi(Microsoft Corporation, USA), Johannes Gehrke(Microsoft Corporation, USA)
  • ind1467s: Distributed Deep Learning for Question Answering, Minwei Feng(IBM Watson, USA), Bing Xiang(IBM Watson, USA), Bowen Zhou(IBM Watson, USA)
  • ind1366: Structural Clustering of Machine-Generated Mail, Noa Avigdor-Elgrabli(Yahoo research, Israel), Mark Cwalinski(Yahoo inc., USA), Dotan Di Castro(Yahoo research, Israel), Iftah Gamzu(Yahoo Research, Israel), Irena Grabovitch-Zuyev(Yahoo Research, Israel), Liane Lewin-Eytan(Yahoo Research, Israel), Yoelle Maarek(Yahoo Research, Israel)
  • ind1396: Urban Traffic Prediction through the Second Use of Inexpensive Big Data from Buildings, Zimu Zheng(The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China), Dan Wang(The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China), Jian Pei(Simon Fraser University, Canada), Yi Yuan(Tencent Co. Ltd., China), Cheng Fan(The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China), Fu Xiao(The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China)
  • ind1392: Measuring Metrics, Pavel Dmitriev(Microsoft Corporation, USA), Xian Wu(Microsoft Corporation, China)
  • ind1390: DI-DAP:An Efficient Disaster Information Delivery and Analysis Platform in Disaster Management, Tao Li(Florida International University, USA), Wubai Zhou(Florida International University, USA), Chunqiu Zeng(Florida International University, USA), Qing Wang(Florida International University, USA), Qifeng Zhou(Xiamen University, China), Dingding Wang(Florida Atlantic University, USA), Jia Xu(Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China), Yue Huang(Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China), Wentao Wang(Florida International University, USA), Minjing Zhang(Florida International University, USA), Steve Luis(Florida International University, USA), Shu-Ching Chen(Florida International University, USA), Naphtali Rishe(Florida International University, USA)
  • ind1427: Shall I Be Your Chat Companion?” Towards an Online Human-Computer Conversation System”, Rui Yan(Peking University, China), Yiping Song(Peking University, China), Xiangyang Zhou(Baidu Inc., China), Hua Wu(Baidu Inc., China)
  • ind1426s: SoLSCSum: A Linked Sentence-Comment Dataset for Social Context Summarization, Minh-Tien Nguyen(Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan), Chien-Xuan Tran(Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan), Duc-Vu Tran(Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan), Minh-Le Nguyen(Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Japan)
  • ind1387: A Distributed Graph Algorithm for Discovering Unique Behavioral Groups from Large-Scale Telco Data, Qirong Ho(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Wenqing Lin(Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar), Eran Shaham(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), Shonali Krishnaswamy(Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore), The Anh Dang(DataSpark, SingTel, Singapore), Jingxuan Wang(DataSpark, SingTel, Singapore), Isabel Zhongyan(DataSpark, SingTel, Singapore), Amy She-Nash(Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Australia)
  • ind1381: Approximate Aggregates in Oracle 12C, Hong Su(Oracle, USA), Mohamed Zait(Oracle, USA), Vladimir Barrière(Oracle, USA), Joseph Torres(oracle, USA), Andre Menck(oracle, USA)
  • ind1333: User Response Learning for Directly Optimizing Campaign Performance in Display Advertising, Kan Ren(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China), Weinan Zhang(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China), Yifei Rong(YOYI Inc., China), Haifeng Zhang(Peking University, China), Yong Yu(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China), Jun Wang(University College London, United Kingdom)
  • ind1325: MIST: Missing Person Intelligence Synthesis Toolkit, Elham Shaabani(Arizona State University, USA), Hamidreza Alvari(Arizona State University, USA), Paulo Shakarian(Arizona State University, USA), J.E. Kelly Snyder(Find Me Group, USA)
  • ind1408s: Improving Advertisement Recommendation by Enriching User Browser Cookie Attributes, Liang Wang(Yahoo! Inc., USA), Kuang-chih Lee(Yahoo! Inc., USA), Quan Lu(Yahoo! Inc., USA)

Demo Papers

  • ind1498d (Demo): GStreamMiner: A GPU-accelerated Data Stream Mining Framework, Chandima HewaNadungodage(IUPUI, USA), Yuni Xia(IUPUI, USA), John Lee(IUPUI, USA)
  • ind1342d (Demo): TweetSift: Tweet Topic Classification Based on Entity Knowledge Base and Topic Enhanced Word Embedding, Quanzhi Li(Thomson Reuters, USA), Sameena Shah(Thomson Reuters, USA), Xiaomo Liu(Thomson Reuters, USA), Armineh Nourbakhsh(Thomson Reuters, USA), Rui Fang(Thomson Reuters, USA)
  • ind1400d (Demo): ConHub: A Metadata Management System for Docker Containers, Chris Xing Tian(National University of Singapore, Singapore), Aditya Pan(Amity University, India), Yong Chiang Tay(National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • ind0215d (Demo): XKnowSearch! Exploiting Knowledge Bases for Entity-based Cross-lingual Information Retrieval, Lei Zhang(Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany), Michael Färber(Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany), Achim Rettinger(Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany)
  • ind1444d (Demo): Thymeflow, A Personal Knowledge Base with Spatio-temporal Data, David Montoya(Engie Ineo, France), Thomas Pellissier Tanon(École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France), Serge Abiteboul(Institut national de recherche en informatique et en automatique, France), Fabian Suchanek(Télécom ParisTech, France)
  • ind1348d (Demo): PARC: Privacy-Aware Data Cleaning, Dejun Huang(McMaster University, Canada), Dhruv Gairola(McMaster University, Canada), Yu Huang(McMaster University, Canada), Zheng Zheng(McMaster University, Canada), Fei Chiang(McMaster University, Canada)
  • ind1376d (Demo): FeatureMiner: A Tool for Interactive Feature Selection, Kewei Cheng(Arizona State University, USA), Jundong Li(Arizona State University, USA), Huan Liu(arizona state university, USA)
  • ind1405d (Demo): eGraphSearch: Effective Keyword Search in Graphs, Mehdi Kargar(University of Windsor, Canada), Lukasz Golab(University of Waterloo, Canada), Jaroslaw Szlichta(University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada)
  • ind1513d (Demo): A Fatigue Strength Predictor for Steels Using Ensemble Data Mining, Ankit Agrawal(Northwestern University, USA), Alok Choudhary(Northwestern University, USA)
  • ind1401d (Demo): BIGtensor: Mining Billion-Scale Tensor Made Easy, Namyong Park(Seoul National University, South Korea), Byungsoo Jeon(Seoul National University, South Korea), Jungwoo Lee(Seoul National University, South Korea), U Kang(Seoul National University, South Korea)
  • ind1429d (Demo): TGraph: A Temporal Graph Data Management System, Haixing Huang(SKLSDE Lab, Beihang University & Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing, China), Jinghe Song(SKLSDE Lab, Beihang University & Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing, China), Xuelian Lin(SKLSDE Lab, Beihang University & Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing, China), Shuai Ma(SKLSDE Lab, Beihang University & Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing, China), Jinpeng Huai(SKLSDE Lab, Beihang University & Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Big Data and Brain Computing, China)
  • ind1486d (Demo): TEAMOPT: Interactive Team Optimization in Big Networks, Liangyue Li(Arizona State University, USA), Hanghang Tong(Arizona State University, USA), Nan Cao(NYU Shanghai, China), Kate Ehrlich(IBM Research, USA), Yu-Ru Lin(University of Pittsburgh, USA), Norbou Buchler(US Army Research Laboratory, USA)
  • ind1351d (Demo): Ease the Process of Machine Learning with Dataflow, Tianyou Guo(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Jun Xu(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Xiaohui Yan(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Jianpeng Hou(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Ping Li(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Zhaohui Li(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Jiafeng Guo(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China), Xueqi Cheng(Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
  • ind1437d (Demo): Analyzing Data Relevance and Access Patterns of Live Production Database Systems, Martin Boissier(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Carsten Meyer(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Timo Djürken(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Jan Lindemann(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Kathrin Mao(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Pascal Reinhardt(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Tim Specht(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Tim Zimmermann(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany), Matthias Uflacker(Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany)
  • ind1508d (Demo): QART: A Tool for Quality Assurance in Real-Time in Contact Centers, Ragunathan Mariappan(Xerox Research Centre India, India), Balaji Peddamuthu(Xerox Research Centre India, India), Preethi R Raajaratnam(Xerox Research Centre India, India), Sandipan Dandapat(Xerox Research Centre India, India), Neeta Pande(Xerox Research Centre India, India), Shourya Roy(Xerox Research Centre India, India)
  • ind1461d (Demo): Inferring Traffic Incident Start Time with Loop Sensor Data, Mingxuan Yue(University of Southern California, USA), Liyue Fan(University of Southern California, USA), Cyrus Shahabi(University of Southern California, USA)
  • ind1367d (Demo): FIN10K: A Web-based Information System for Financial Report Analysis and Visualization, Yu-Wen Liu(National Chengchi University, Taiwan Roc), Liang-Chih Liu(National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan Roc), Chuan-Ju Wang(Academia Sinica, Taiwan Roc), Ming-Feng Tsai(National Chengchi University, Taiwan Roc)
  • ind1425d (Demo): EnerQuery: Energy-Aware Query Processing, Amine Roukh(University of Mostaganem, Algeria), Ladjel Bellatreche(LIAS/ISAE-ENSMA, France), Carlos Ordonez(University of Houston, USA)
  • ind1398d (Demo): Deola: A System for Linking Author Entities in Web Document with DBLP, Yinan Liu(Nankai University, China), Wei Shen(Nankai University, China), Xiaojie Yuan(Nankai University, China)