The 11th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining

Los Angeles, California, USA, Feb. 5-9, 2018.

Best Paper Awards

The best paper awards for WSDM 2018 are available now:

Best Paper Award

Index Compression Using Byte-Aligned ANS Coding and Two-Dimensional Contexts
Alistair Moffat and Matthias Petri

Best Student Paper Award

A Path-constrained Framework for Discriminating Substitutable and Complementary Products in Ecommerce
Zihan Wang, Ziheng Jiang, Zhaochun Ren, Jiliang Tang and Dawei Yin

Best Paper Honorable Mentions

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Iftah Gamzu, Liane Lewin-Eytan and Natalia Silberstein
Offline A/B testing for recommender systems
Alexandre Gilotte, Clement Calauzenes, Thomas Nedelec, Alexandre Abraham and Simon Dolle

Test of Time Paper Award

Finding High-Quality Content in Social Media
Eugene Agichtein, Carlos Castillo, Debora Donato, Aristides Gionis and Gilad Mishne

Best Paper Nominees (Sponsored by Baidu)

The best paper nominees for WSDM 2018 (ordered by presentation time) are:

  • A Path-constrained Framework for Discriminating Substitutable and Complementary Products in Ecommerce
    Zihan Wang, Ziheng Jiang, Zhaochun Ren, Jiliang Tang and Dawei Yin
  • Unsubscription: A Simple Way to Ease Overload in Email
    Iftah Gamzu, Liane Lewin-Eytan and Natalia Silberstein
  • Index Compression Using Byte-Aligned ANS Coding and Two-Dimensional Contexts
    Alistair Moffat and Matthias Petri
  • Offline A/B testing for recommender systems
    Alexandre Gilotte, Clement Calauzenes, Thomas Nedelec, Alexandre Abraham and Simon Dolle

WSDM 2018 Overview

WSDM (pronounced "wisdom") is one of the the premier conferences on web inspired research involving search and data mining.

This year's program will include keynotes and nvited talks , paper presentations, 8 workshops, 8 tutorials, a doctoral consortium, a VC/Industry Day, and a WSDM Cup competition.
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WSDM publishes original, high quality papers and presentations, with an emphasis on practical but principled novel models of search, retrieval and data mining, algorithm design and analysis, economic implications, and in-depth experimental analysis of accuracy and performance.

Conference Registration

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Banquet Information

WSDM 2018 banquet will be hosted on two yachts, FantaSea One Yacht and RegentSea Yacht. Please boarding with a banquet ticket.

FantaSea One Yacht

RegentSea Yacht