• Conference
    Paper abstracts due: Jul. 31, 2012
    Papers due: Aug. 7, 2012
    Paper notifications: Oct. 26, 2012
    Camera ready deadline: Nov. 30, 2012
    • Conference: Feb. 6-8, 2013
  • Workshops
    Workshop proposals due: Jun. 29, 2012
    Workshop notifications: Aug. 3, 2012
    Paper notifications: Nov. 30, 2012
    • Workshops: Feb. 4-5, 2013
  • Tutorials
    Tutorial proposals due: Aug. 31, 2012
    Tutorial notifications: Oct. 12, 2012
    Tutorial camera ready: Nov. 2, 2012
    • Tutorial: Feb. 4-5, 2013
  • Data Challenge
    Launch Data Challenge: Aug. 31, 2012
    Registration to participate: Sep. 30, 2012
    End Data Challenge: Dec. 14, 2012
    • Data Challenge presentations: Feb. 5, 2013
  • Doctoral Consortium
    Submission: Sep. 14, 2012 Sep. 21, 2012

    Notifications: Nov. 20, 2012
    Camera ready deadline: Nov. 30, 2012
    • Doctoral Consortium: Feb. 5, 2013


Tutorials will take place on February 4 and 5. > Program

Monday, February 4:

  • Advanced graph mining for community evaluation in social networks and the Web
    Christos Giatsidis, Ecole Polytechnique, France
    Fragkiskos Malliaros, Ecole Polytechnique, France
    Michalis Vazirgiannis, AUEB Greece & Ecole Polytechnique, France

  • Anomaly, Event, and Fraud Detection in Large Network Datasets
    Christos Faloutsos, Carnegie Mellon, USA
    Leman Akoglu, Carnegie Mellon, USA
  • Data-Driven Political Science
    Ingmar Weber, QCRI, Doha, Qatar
    Ana-Maria Popescu, Research consulting
    Marco Pennacchiotti, eBay Inc., USA
  • Temporal Web Dynamics and its Application to Information Retrieval
    Fernando Diaz, Microsoft Research, USA
    Susan Dumais, Microsoft Research, USA
    Milad Shokouhi, Microsoft Research, USA
    Kira Radinsky, Technion, Israel
    Anlei Dong, Yahoo! Research, USA
    Yi Chang, Yahoo! Research, USA

Tuesday, February 5:

  • Models and Algorithms for Social Influence Analysis
    Jimeng Sun, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, USA
    Jie Tang, Tsinghua University, China

  • Exploring Structure and Content on the Web: Extraction and Integration of the Semi-Structured Web
    Tim Weninger, Univ. of Urbana-Champaign, USA
    Jiawei Han, Univ. of Urbana-Champaign, USA

  • (Big) Usage Data in Web Search
    Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Yahoo! Research Barcelona, Spain
    Yoelle Maarek, Yahoo! Research, Israel

  • Econometric Analysis and Digital Marketing: How to Measure the Effectiveness of an Ad
    Ayman Farahat, Adobe Research, USA
    James G. Shanahan, Adobe Research, USA