Program Overview

Sunday 2 February 2020

Registration Open from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Monday 3 February 2020

Registration Open from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Morning
9:00 AM Healthcare Day HSDM + 2020 Workshop - Room: Regency B
9:00 AM Industry Day - Room: Regency CD
9:00 AM Tutorials

  • Practice of Efficient Data Collection via Crowdsourcing: Aggregation, Incremental Relabelling, and Pricing - Room: Sage
  • Learning and Reasoning on Graph for Recommendation - Room: Regency A
  • Deep Bayesian Data Mining - Room: Westheimer
  • Challenges, Best Practices and Pitfalls in Evaluating Results of Online Controlled Experiments - Room: West Alabama
  • Deep Learning for Anomaly Detection - Room: Rice
10:00 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
Afternoon
2:00 PM Healthcare Day + HSDM 2020 Workshop - Room: Regency B
2:00 PM Industry Day - Room: Regency CD
2:00 PM Tutorials

  • Practice of Efficient Data Collection via Crowdsourcing: Aggregation, Incremental Relabelling, and Pricing - Room: Sage
  • Adversarial Machine Learning in Recommender Systems - Room: Regency A
  • Learning with Small Data - Room: Westheimer
  • Web-Scale Knowledge Collection - Room: West Alabama
  • Intelligible Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery Boosted By Visual Means - Room: Rice
3:00 - 3:30 PM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer

Tuesday 4 February 2020

Registration Open from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Morning
8:45 AM Conference Opening Welcome
9:00 AM Invited Keynote -- Bin Yu
10:00 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
10:30 AM Paper Talks
12:30 PM Lunch Break (On Your Own)
Afternoon
2:00 PM Invited Keynote -- Ed H. Chi
3:00 - 3:30 PM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
3:30 PM Spotlight Presentations
Evening
6:30 - 9:30 PM Poster/Reception

Wednesday 5 February 2020

Registration Open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Morning
8:45 AM Announcements
9:00 AM Invited Keynote -- Kristen Grauman
10:00 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
10:30 AM Paper Talks
12:30 PM Lunch Break (On Your Own)
Afternoon
1:30 -4:00 PM Demonstrations

  • Athena: A Ranking Enabled Scholarly Search System
  • OpenNIR: A Complete Neural Ad-Hoc Ranking Pipeline
  • Personality2Vec: Enabling the Analysis of Behavioral Disorders in Social Networks
  • Illustrate Your Story: Enriching Text with Images
  • Capreolus: A Toolkit for End-to-End Neural Ad Hoc Retrieval
2:00 PM Paper Talks
3:00 - 3:30 PM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
3:30 PM Paper Talks
Evening
7:00 - 9:30 PM WSDM Texas BBQ and Awards Program

Thursday 6 February 2020

Registration Open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Morning
8:45 AM Announcements
9:00 AM Invited Keynote -- Zhi-Hua Zhou
10:00 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
10:30 AM Paper Talks
12:30 PM Business meeting + Lunch (Box Lunch Provided)
Afternoon
1:30 -4:00 PM Demonstrations

  • Entities with Quantities: Extraction, Search, and Ranking
  • FAQAugmenter: Suggesting Questions for Enterprise FAQ Pages
  • VISION-KG: Topic-centric Visualization System for Summarizing Knowledge Graph
  • WebShapes: Network Visualization with 3D Shapes
  • SPread: Automated Financial Metric Extraction and Spreading Tool from Earnings Reports
2:00 PM Paper Talks
3:00 - 3:30 PM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
3:30 PM Paper Talks

Friday 7 February 2020

Registration Open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Morning
9:00 AM Doctoral Consortium - Room: Sage
9:00 AM WSDM Cup - Room: Regency A
9:00 AM Workshops

  • NLP4REC 2020: Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Recommendations - Room: Rice
  • Integrity 2020: Workshop on Integrity in Social Networks and Media - Room: Westheimer
  • ConvERSe 2020: Workshop on Conversational Systems for E-Commerce Recommendations and Search - Room: Regency B
  • PrivateNLP 2020: Workshop on Privacy in NLP - Room: Regency D
  • SUM 2020: Workshop on State-based User Modelling - Room: Regency C
(Note -- HSDM 2020: Workshop on Health Search and Data Mining is jointly held with Healthcare Day on Monday)
10:00 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer
Afternoon
2:00 PM WSDM Cup - Room: Regency A
2:00 PM Workshops

  • Integrity 2020: Workshop on Integrity in Social Networks and Media - Room: Westheimer
  • ConvERSe 2020: Workshop on Conversational Systems for E-Commerce Recommendations and Search - Room: Regency B
  • PrivateNLP 2020: Workshop on Privacy in NLP - Room: Regency D
  • SUM 2020: Workshop on State-based User Modelling - Room: Regency C
3:00 - 3:30 PM Coffee Break - Room: Regency Foyer