Program Committee

Name Affiliation
Gail-Joon Ahn Arizona State University
Alex Alejandro AiCure
James Allan UMass Amherst
Jussara Almeida UFMG
Omar Alonso Microsoft
David Anastasiu University of Minnesota
Walid Aref Purdue University
Gionis Aristides Aalto University
Azin Ashkan Technicolor Labs
Ira Assent Aarhus University
Medha Atre IIT Kanpur, India
Leif Azzopardi University of Glasgow
Bahman Bahmani Stanford
Krisztian Balog University of Stavanger
Zhifeng Bao RMIT University
Senjuti Basu Roy University of Washington Tacoma
Srikanta Bedathur IBM Research
Behshad Behzadi Google Inc.
Nicholas Belkin Rutgers University
Michael Bendersky Google
Klaus Berberich Max Planck Institute for Informatics
Elisa Bertino Purdue University
Kanishka Bhaduri Netflix Inc.
Arnab Bhattacharya Indian Institute of Technology
Albert Bifet Telecom ParisTech
Petko Bogdanov University at albany SUNY
Francesco Bonchi Eurecat – Centro TecnolÛgico de Catalunya and ISI Foundation
Mohamed Bouguessa Université du Québec à Montréal – UQAM
Panagiotis Bouros Aarhus University
Christos Boutsidis Goldman Sachs
Klemens Böhm Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
B. Barla Cambazoglu Independent Researcher
K. Selcuk Candan Arizona State University
Huiping Cao New Mexico State University
Robert G Capra University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
David Carmel Yahoo! Research
Benjamin Carterette University of Delaware
Pablo Castells Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Carlos Castillo Eurecat
Bogdan Cautis ENST Paris – UMR CNRS 5141
James Caverlee Texas A&M University
Varun Chandola State University of New York at Buffalo
Lijun Chang University of New South Wales
Kevin Chang University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Muhammad Cheema Monash University
Lei Chen #
Hsin-Hsi Chen National Taiwan University
Zhiyuan Chen University of Illinois at Chicago
Hong Cheng The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shiwen Cheng UCR
Xueqi Cheng Institute of Computing Technology, CAS, China
Reynold Cheng The University of Hong Kong
Ed H. Chi Google
Jaegul Choo Korea University
Vassilis Christophides INRIA Paris
Kun-Ta Chuang National Cheng Kung University
Aleksandr Chuklin University of Amsterdam
Gao Cong Nanyang Technological University
Paolo Cremonesi Politecnico di Milano
Fabio Crestani University of Lugano (USI)
Bruce Croft #
J Shane Culpepper RMIT University
Alfredo Cuzzocrea ICAR-CNR and University of Calabria
Theodore Dalamagas “IMIS-“”Athena”” R.C.”
Anirban Dasgupta IIT Gandhinagar
Brian Davison Lehigh University
Maarten De Rijke University of Amsterdam
Antonios Deligiannakis Technical University of Crete, Greece
Gianluca Demartini University of Sheffield
Chaabane Djeraba Laboratoire d’Informatique Fondamentale de Lille,France
Gill Dobbie University of Auckland, New Zealand
Josep Domingo-Ferrer Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Debora Donato StumbleUpon
Christos Doulkeridis University of Piraeus
Eduard Dragut Temple University
Murat Dundar Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Koji Eguchi Kobe University
Carsten Eickhoff ETH Zurich
Markus Endres University of Augsburg
Dora Erdos Boston University
Liana Ermakova University of Toulouse II - Le Mirail
Yuan Fang Institute for Infocomm Research
Farkas Csilla USC
Zhu Feida Singapore Management University
Yansong Feng University of Edinburgh
Elena Ferrari University of Insubria
Marcus Fontoura Microsoft Corporation
Ariel Fuxman University of Toronto
Ricardo José Gabrielli Barreto Campello University of São Paulo
Esther Galbrun Inria Nancy — Grand Est
Jing Gao University at Buffalo
Rayid Ghani University of Chicago
Aris Gkoulalas-Divanis IBM Dublin Research Lab
Nadav Glbandi Yahoo! Research Israel
Anastasia Giahnou University of Lugano, Switzerland
Giorgos Giannopoulos Athena Research Center, Greece
Thomas Gottron Innovation Lab
Francesco Gullo UniCredit R&D
Jiafeng Guo Institute of Computing Technology
Sunil Gupta Deakin University
Claudio Gutierrez Universidad de Chile
Ido Guy Yahoo Labs
Stephan Günnemann Carnegie Mellon University
Maria Halkidi University of Piraeus
Shuguang Han University of Pittsburgh
Sanda Harabagiu Human Language Technology Research Institute
Claudia Hauff Delft University of Technology
Jingrui He Arizona State University
Daqing He University of Pittsburgh
Yeye He Microsoft Research
Raquel Hill Indiana University
Xu Hongbo Institute of Computing Technology
Luke Huan University of Kansas
Xuanjing Huang Fudan University
Hongzhao Huang Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Jimmy Huang York University
Pan Hui Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Seung-Won Hwang Yonsei University
Ekaterini Ioannou Technical University of Crete
Yoshiharu Ishikawa Nagoya University
Mizuho Iwaihara Waseda University
Lili Jiang Tsinghua University
Jiepu Jiang University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Xiaoming Jin Tsinghua University
Hideo Joho University of Tsukuba
Gareth Jones University of Glasgow
Joemon Jose University of Pittsburgh
James Joshi University of California, Los Angeles
Amruta Joshi King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Panos Kalnis KAUST, Saudi Arabia
Jaap Kamps University of Amsterdam
Bhargav Kanagal University of Maryland
Murat Kantarcioglu UTD
Panagiotis Karras Skoltech
Yiping Ke Nanyang Technological University
Diane Kelly University of North Carolina
Anastasios Kementsietsidis Google Research
Arijit Khan NTU
Latifur Khan UTD
Evgeny Kharitonov Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
Xiangnan Kong WPI
Alexander Kotov Wayne State University
Nick Koudas University of Toronto
Ashish Kundu IBM T J Watson Research Center
Oren Kurland Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Wai Lam The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Ni Lao Google Inc.
Theodoros Lappas Stevens Institute of Technology
Hady Lauw Singapore Management University
Julien Leblay AIST
Kyumin Lee Utah State University
Wang-Chien Lee The Pennsylvania State University
Guoliang Li Tsinghua University
Chengkai Li University of Texas at Arlington
Fangtao Li Google
Hao Li Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Zhenhui Li Penn State University
Yanen Li University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sujian Li Peking University, China
Ee-Peng Lim Singapore Management University
Sebastian Link The University of Auckland
Wei Liu IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Zhiyuan Liu Tsinghua University
Kang Liu “National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition
Chengfei Liu Swinburne University of Technology
Rui Liu CMU
Jingjing Liu University of South Carolina
Yan Liu University of Southern California
Mengchi Liu #
Lei Liu HP Labs (USA)
Bing Liu University of Illinois at Chicago
Chunliang Lu The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hua Lu Aalborg University, UK
Claudio Lucchese ISTI-CNR
Craig Macdonald University of Glasgow
Donato Malerba “Università degli Studi di Bari “”Aldo Moro”””
Nikos Mamoulis HKU
Ilya Markov University of Amsterdam
Julian McAuley Stanford University
Yelena Mejova Qatar Computing Research Institute
Don Metzler Google
Sebastian Michel University of Kaiserslautern
Peter Mika Yahoo! Research
Taiki Miyanishi Kobe University
Alessandro Moschitti Qatar Computing Research Institute
Javed Mostafa University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Abdullah Mueen University of New Mexico
Wolfgang Nejdl L3S and University of Hannover
Mahmood Neshati Shahid behesti University, Iran
Eirini Ntoutsi Leibniz Universitaet Hannover
Werner Nutt Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Douglas Oard University of Maryland
Balaji Palanisamy University of Pittsburgh
Weike Pan Shenzhen University
Spiros Papadimitriou Rutgers University
Stavros Papadopoulos MIT / Intel Labs
Evangelos Papalexakis Carnegie Mellon University
Douglass Parker University of California, Los Angeles
Konstantinos Pelechrinis University of Pittsburgh
Wen-Chih Peng National Chiao Tung University
Milan Petkovic Philips Research Laboratories
Ali Pinar Sandia National Laboratories
Emily Pitler Google
Dimitris Plexousakis “Institute of Computer Science
Mingjie Qian Yahoo Research
Tieyun Qian Wuhan University
Weining Qian East China Normal University
Davood Rafiei University of Alberta, Canada
Parisa Rashidi University of Florida
Chotirat Ratanamahatana Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Chandan K. Reddy Wayne State University
Chiara Renso “KDDLAB
Matteo Riondato Two Sigma Investments
Oleg Rokhlenko Yahoo! Research
Francois Rousseau Ecole Polytechnique
Dimitris Sacharidis TU Wien
Vasilis Samoladas Technical University of Crete
Mark Sanderson RMIT University
Mohamed Sarwat Arizona State University
Saket Sathe IBM Research Australia
Ralf Schenkel Universitaet Passau
Uri Schonfeld Yahoo!
Matthias Schubert Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Erich Schubert Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Russell Sears Pure Storage
Hua Sha UC Berkeley
Bin Shao Microsoft Research Asia
Mohamed Sharaf University of Queensland, Australia
Xiaolin Shi Microsoft Research
Shuming Shi Microsoft Research Asia
Kyuseok Shim Seoul National University, Korea
Huawei Shen Institute of Computing Technology, CAS
Luo Si Alibaba Group/Purdue
Fabrizio Silvestri Yahoo Labs
Alkis Simitsis HP Labs
Sucheta Soundarajan Syracuse University
Anna Squicciarini The Pennsylvania State University
Jaideep Srivastava University of Minnesota
Nisheeth Srivastava UCSD
Kostas Stefanidis ICS-FORTH
Markus Strohmaier University of Koblenz-Landau
Karthik Subbian Facebook
Fabian M. Suchanek Télécom ParisTech University
Jimeng Sun Georgia Tech
Yizhou Sun Northeastern University
Aixin Sun Nanyang Technological University
Neel Sundaresan eBay
Einoshin Suzuki Kyushu University
Pang-Ning Tan Michigan State University
Chenhao Tan Cornell University
Jie Tang xyz University
Jilliang Tang Yahoo Labs
Shirish Tatikonda IBM Almaden Research Center
Manolis Terrovitis “Institute for the Management of Information Systems
Amin Teymorian Fonteva
Dimitri Theodoratos NJIT
Paul Thomas Microsoft
Brian Thompson U.S. Army Research Lab
Nicola Tonellotto ISTI-CNR
Hanghang Tong “City College
Goce Trajcevski Northwestern University
Truyen Tran Deakin University
Deepak Turaga IBM Research
Denis Turdakov Institute for System Programming of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Yannis Tzitzikas University of Crete and FORTH-ICS
Leong Hou U University of Macau
Antti Ukkonen Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Aparna Varde Montclair State University
Vasilis Vassalos “Athens University of Economics and Business
Michalis Vazirgiannis “Department of Informatics
Suresh Venkatasubramanian University of Utah
Stratis Viglas “University of Edinburgh, School of Informatics”
Akrivi Vlachou Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Anil Kumar Vullikanti Virginia Tech
V.G.Vinod Vydiswaran University of Michigan
Xiaojun Wan Peking University
Wei Wang #
Jun Wang Alibaba Group Inc
Houfeng Wang Peking University
William Yang Wang Carnegie Mellon University
Jason Wang New Jersey Institute of Technology
Jianyong Wang Tsinghua University, China
Wei Wang University of New South Wales, Australia
Shengrui Wang University of Sherbrooke
Wouter Weerkamp 904Labs
Ryen White Microsoft Research
Michael Wiegand “Spoken Language Systems
Anthony Wirth The University of Melbourne, Australia
Kam-Fai Wong The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Raymond Chi-Wing Wong the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Xintao Wu University of Arkansas
Dingming Wu The University of Hong Kong
Xiaokui Xiao Nanyang Technological University
Yanghua Xiao Fudan University, China
Xu Xinshun Shandong University, China
Li Xiong Emory University
Makoto Yamada Yahoo! Labs
De-Nian Yang Academia Sinica
Zi Yang Language Technologies Institute, School of Computer Science, CMU
Shengqi Yang UCSB
Hengshuai Yao University of Alberta, Canada
Mi-Yen Yeh Institute of Information Science
Emine Yilmaz #
Man Lung Yiu Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hwanjo Yu POSTECH
Philip Yu University of Illinois at Chicago
Hwanjo Yu Pohang University of Science and Technology
David Zellhoefer Berlin State Library- Prussian Heritage
Aidong Zhang University at Buffalo
Mi Zhang Fudan University
Ying Zhang UTS