• Best Paper:

Vandalism Detection in Wikidata, Stefan Heindorf, Martin Potthast, Benno Stein and Gregor Engels

  • Best Student Paper:

Medical Question Answering for Clinical Decision Support, Travis Goodwin and Sanda Harabagiu

  • Best Student Paper Runner-up:

Constructing Reliable Gradient Exploration for Online Learning to Rank, Tong Zhao and Irwin King

  • Best Demontration:

Inferring Traffic Incident Start Time with Loop Sensor Data, Mingxuan Yue, Liyue Fan and Cyrus Shahabi

All the awards were sponsored by Professor Ram Kumar Memorial Foundation ( .