Organizing committee

General Co-Chairs

Maarten de Rijke
University of Amsterdam

Milad Shokouhi
Microsoft
 
Local Chair

Program Committee Chairs

Min Zhang
Tsinghua University
 
Practice and Experience Track Chairs

Emine Yilmaz
University College London

Hang Li
Huawei Technologies
Workshop Chairs

Jussi Karlgren
Gavagai
 

Grace Yang
Georgetown University
Tutorial Chairs

Brian Davison
Lehigh University
 

Vanessa Murdock
Microsoft
 
Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Eugene Agichtein
Emory University
 

Yoelle Maarek
Yahoo Research
 
VC & Startup Chair

Tapas Kanungo
Microsoft
 
Best Paper Award Chair

Charles L.A. Clarke
Facebook and University of Waterloo
Test of Time Award Chair

Alistair Moffat
The University of Melbourne
WSDM Cup Chair

Laura Dietz
University of New Hampshire
Treasurer

Aris Gionis
Aalto University
 
Proceedings Chairs

Hosein Azarbonyad
University of Amsterdam

Mostafa Dehghani
University of Amsterdam
Information Director

Xinyi Li
University of Amsterdam