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

Los Angeles, California, USA, 2018.

Organizing Committee

General Chair

PC Chair


Local Chair

VC & Industry Day Chair

Tutorial Chair

Workshop Chair

WSDM Chair

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Best Paper Award Chair

Test of Time Award Chair

Sponsorship Co-Chair

Media and Publicity Chair

Poster & Demo Chair

Proceedings Chair

Workflow Chair

Web Chair

WSDM Steering Committee

Senior Program Committee

  • Lada Adamic (Facebook Inc)
  • Eytan Adar (University of Washington)
  • Deepak Agarwal (LinkedIn)
  • Charu Aggarwal (IBM)
  • Eugene Agichtein (Emory University)
  • Leman Akoglu (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • James Allan (UMass Amherst)
  • Aris Anagnostopoulos (Sapienza University of Rome)
  • Ricardo Baeza-Yates (NTENT)
  • Roberto Bayardo (Google)
  • Paul Bennett (Microsoft Research)
  • Edward Bortnikov (Yahoo Research)
  • Jamie Callan (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Ed H. Chi (Google, Inc.)
  • Charles Clarke (University of Waterloo)
  • Koby Crammer (The Technion)
  • Brian Davison (Lehigh University)
  • Maarten de Rijke (University of Amsterdam)
  • Arjen de Vries (Radboud University)
  • Fernando Diaz (Microsoft Research)
  • Aristides Gionis (Aalto University)
  • Manuel Gomez Rodriguez (MPI for Software Systems)
  • Jimmy Huang (York University)
  • Ravi Kumar (Google)
  • Oren Kurland (Technion, Israel Institute of Technology)
  • Mounia Lalmas (Yahoo Research)
  • Ronny Lempel (Outbrain)
  • Kristina Lerman (University of Southern California)
  • Jure Leskovec (Stanford University)
  • Liane Lewin-Eytan (Yahoo Research)
  • Hang Li (Toutiao)
  • Edo Liberty (Amazon)
  • Ee-Peng Lim (Singapore Management University)
  • Shou-De Lin (National Taiwan University)
  • Bing Liu (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Huan Liu (Arizona State University)
  • Qiaozhu Mei (University of Michigan)
  • Alistair Moffat (The University of Melbourne)
  • Marc Najork (Google)
  • Jennifer Neville (Purdue University)
  • Jian Pei (Simon Fraser University)
  • Dan Pelleg (Yahoo Research)
  • B. Aditya Prakash (Virginia Tech)
  • Kira Radinsky (eBay)
  • Filip Radlinski (Google)
  • Dafna Shahaf (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
  • Dou Shen (Microsoft Adcenter Labs)
  • Fabrizio Silvestri (Facebook)
  • Aya Soffer (IBM)
  • Le Song (Georgia Tech)
  • Jie Tang (Tsinghua University)
  • Andrew Tomkins (Google)
  • Hongning Wang (University of Virginia)
  • Wei Wang (UCLA)
  • Ryen W. White (Microsoft Research)
  • Makoto Yamada (RIKEN AIP)
  • Emine Yilmaz (University College London)
  • Dawei Yin (
  • Hongyuan Zha (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Min Zhang (Tsinghua University)

Program Committee Members


Additional Reviewers


Best Paper Award Committee


Program Committee - FAQ

How can I be invited as a Senior Program Committee (SPC) member?

You are personally known to one of the Program Chairs or Conference Chairs as an expert in your domain who had good judgement about the type and quality of papers we are looking to publish at WSDM. You have a strong publication track record in your domain. You are known to be reliable and responsive.

How can I be invited as a Program Committee (PC) member?

You are personally recommended by an SPC or a Program/Conference Chair. You have been a PC member at a leading international related conference in recent years and have published at least one paper at WSDM, WWW, KDD, SIGIR, CIKM or related conferences. Consider approaching relevant SPC members in person if you are interested in being nominated as a PC member.