Program Committee

Nitin AgarwalUniversity of Arkansas at Little Rock, United States
Wei AiUniversity of Michigan, United States
Omar AlonsoMicrosoft, United States
Ismail Sengor AltingovdeMiddle East Technical University, Turkey
Ioannis ArapakisTelefonica Research, Spain
Lora AroyoVrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands
Azin AshkanGoogle, United States
Xiao BaiYahoo Research, United States
Niranjan BalasubramanianStony Brook University, United States
Krisztian BalogUniversity of Stavanger, Norway
Denilson BarbosaUniversity of Alberta, Canada
Luca BecchettiSapienza University of Rome, Italy
Srikanta BedathurIIT Delhi, India
Nicholas BelkinRutgers University, United States
Fabricio BenevenutoFederal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil
Austin BensonCornell University, United States
Alex BeutelGoogle, United States
Jiang BianMicrosoft, China
Petko BogdanovUniversity at Albany-SUNY, United States
Ludovico BorattoEurecat, Spain
Ilaria BordinoUniCredit R&D, Italy
Fei CaiNational University of Defense Technology, China
Mark CarmanMonash University, Australia
Ben CarteretteUniversity of Delaware, United States
Carlos CastilloUniversitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Michele CatastaStanford University, United States
Kevin ChangUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
Sanjay ChawlaQatar Computing Research Institute, HBKU, Qatar
Konstantina ChristakopoulouUniversity of Minnesota, United States
Lingyang ChuSimon Fraser University, Canada
Freddy ChuaSingtel, United States
Michael ColeLexisNexis, United States
Peng CuiTsinghua University, China
Elizabeth M. DalyIBM, Ireland
Ovidiu DanLehigh University, United States
Anirban DasguptaIIT Gandhinagar, India
Gianmarco De Francisci MoralesISI Foundation, Italy
Hongbo DengGoogle, United States
Konstantinos DimopoulosNew York University, Amazon, United States
Nemanja DjuricUber ATG, United States
Yuxiao DongMicrosoft, United States
Zhicheng DouRenmin University of China, China
Nan DuGoogle, United States
Benoit DumoulinFacebook, United States
Carsten EickhoffBrown University, United States
Alessandro EpastoGoogle, United States
Yi FangSanta Clara University, United States
Alexander FelfernigGraz University of Technology, Austria
John FoleySmith College, United States
Adam FourneyMicrosoft, United States
Jing GaoUniversity at Buffalo, United States
Mihajlo GrbovicAirbnb, United States
Nir GrinbergNortheastern and Harvard University, United States
Huan GuiFacebook, United States
Jiafeng GuoInstitute of Computing Technology, China
Maxim GurevichUber, United States
Ido GuyeBay Research, Israel
Hamed HaddadiImperial College London, United Kingdom
William HamiltonStanford University, United States
Ahmed Hassan AwadallahMicrosoft, United States
Claudia HauffDelft University of Technology, Netherlands
Ben HeUniversity of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Jingrui HeArizona State University, United States
Ruining HePinterest Inc., United States
Xiangnan HeNational University of Singapore, Singapore
Xinran HeSnap Inc., United States
Liangjie HongEtsy Inc., United States
Hsun-Ping HsiehNational Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Xia Ben HuTexas A&M University, United States
Yifan HuYahoo!, United States
Xuanjing HuangFudan University, China
Amir IngberAmazon Research, Israel
Adam JatowtKyoto University, Japan
Jiepu JiangCollege of Information and Computer Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, United States
Meng JiangUniversity of Notre Dame, United States
Xin JiangHuawei Noah's Ark Lab, Hong Kong
U KangSeoul National University, South Korea
Evangelos KanoulasUniversity of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Maryam KarimzadehganGoogle, United States
Makoto P. KatoKyoto University, Japan
Myunghwan KimLinkedIn Corporation, United States
Yubin KimUPMC Enterprises, United States
Julia KiselevaMicrosoft AI, United States
Farshad KootiFacebook, United States
Danai KoutraUniversity of Michigan, United States
Zornitsa KozarevaGoogle, United States
Udo KruschwitzUniversity of Essex, United Kingdom
Srijan KumarStanford University, United States
Branislav KvetonGoogle, United States
Arnd Christian KönigMicrosoft, United States
Wai LamThe Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Cheng LiGoogle, United States
Cheng-Te LiNational Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Guoliang LiTsinghua University, China
Jundong LiArizona State University, United States
Liangda LiYahoo Research, United States
Shuai LiUniversity of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Yanen LiUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
Shangsong LiangUniversity College London, United Kingdom
Yiqun LiuTsinghua University, China
Wei LuLinkedIn Corporation, United States
Xiaolu LuRMIT University, Australia
Hao MaMicrosoft, United States
Julian McauleyUniversity of California San Diego, United States
Sameep MehtaIBM, India Research Lab, India
Edgar MeijBloomberg L.P., United Kingdom
Wagner Meira Jr.Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Yelena MejovaQatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar
Massimo MelucciUniversity of Padova, Italy
Pauli MiettinenMax Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany
Marie-Francine MoensKatholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Fred MorstatterUniversity of Southern California, United States
Abdullah MueenUniversity of New Mexico, United States
Jingchao NiNEC Laboratories America, United States
Jian-Yun NieUniversity of Montreal, Canada
Neil O'HareYahoo!, United States
Aditya Pal,
Evangelos PapalexakisUniversity of California Riverside, United States
Srinivasan Parthasarathyohio state university, United States
Konstantinos PelechrinisUniversity of Pittsburgh, United States
Raffaele PeregoISTI-CNR, Italy
Vladan RadosavljevicOLX, United States
Fiana RaiberYahoo Research, Israel
Karthik RamanGoogle, United States
Jinfeng RaoUniversity of Maryland, United States
Chandan ReddyVirginia Tech, United States
Xiang Ren,
Zhaochun RenJD.com, United Kingdom
Matteo RiondatoTwo Sigma Investments, LP, United States
Haggai RoitmanIBM Research Haifa, Israel
Daniel RomeroUniversity of Michigan, United States
Derek RuthsMcGill University, Canada
Rodrygo SantosUniversidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Parang SarafApple Inc., United States
Denis SavenkovFacebook, United States
Rossano SchifanellaUniversity of Turin, Italy
Tobias SchnabelCornell University, United States
Aneesh SharmaGoogle, United States
Ruihua SongMicrosoft, China
Yang SongGoogle, United States
Mauro SozioTélécom ParisTech, France
Stergios StergiouGoogle, United States
Torsten SuelNew York University, United States
Aixin SunNanyang Technological University, Singapore
Yizhou SunUniversity of California, Los Angeles, United States
Adith SwaminathanMicrosoft, United States
Jian TangHEC Montreal & MILA, Canada
Gabriele TolomeiUniversity of Padua, Italy
Nicola TonellottoISTI-CNR, Italy
Hanghang TongArizona State University, United States
Johan UganderStanford University, United States
Antti UkkonenUniversity of Helsinki, Finland
Isabel ValeraMPI for Intelligent Systems, Germany
Sergei VassilvitskiiGoogle, United States
Huaiyu WanBeijing Jiaotong University, China
Chi WangMicrosoft, United States
Jianguo WangUniversity of California San Diego, United States
Jianyong WangTsinghua University, China
Quan WangInstitute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Shuaiqiang WangJD.COM, China
Xuanhui WangGoogle, United States
Yu WangOtto Radio, Inc., United States
Yue WangUniversity of Michigan, United States
Robert WestEcole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Fangzhao WuMicrosoft, China
Lingfei WuIBM Research AI, United States
Wei WuMicrosoft, China
Chenyan XiongCarnegie Mellon University, Microsoft, United States
Jun XuInstitute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Peilin YangTwitter Inc., United States
Tao YangUniversity of California at Santa Barbara, United States
Yang YangZhejiang University, China
Mi-Yen YehInstitute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Zhijun YinFacebook, United States
Elad Yom-TovMicrosoft, Israel
Jeffrey Xu YuThe Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Muhammad Bilal ZafarBosch Center for Artificial Intelligence, Germany
Hamed ZamaniUniversity of Massachusetts Amherst, United States
Aston ZhangAmazon AI, United States
Qi ZhangFudan University, China
Wei ZhangEast China Normal University, China
Weinan ZhangShanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Xiang ZhangThe Pennsylvania State University, United States
Qian ZhaoBloomberg L.P., United States
Zhe ZhaoGoogle, United States
Ke ZhouUniversity of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Imed ZitouniMicrosoft, United States
  • Key Dates

  • Workshop proposal due 16 August 2018
  • Paper abstracts due 8 August, 2018
  • Final paper submission 15 August 2018
  • Workshop Proposal notifications 5 September 2018
  • Demonstration submission due 4 September 2018
  • Tutorial Submission Due 17 September 2018
  • Doctoral Consortium submissions due 2 October 2018
  • Tutorial Acceptance Notifications 15 October 2018
  • Paper Notifications 24 October 2018
  • Demonstrations notification 24 October 2018
  • Industry Day Submissions Due 26 October 2018
  • Doctoral Consortium Notification 7 November 2018
  • Industry Day Notifications 9 November 2018
  • Workshop Notification of accepted authors (no later than) December 1 2018
  • WSDM conference 11-15 February 2019