Web Mining and Content Analysis

We invite research contributions for the 26th World Wide Web Conference Web Mining and Content Analysis Track.

The Web Mining and Content Analysis Track welcomes submissions of original, high-quality papers related to the analysis of web data in all its forms, ranging from the content itself to the associated entities and related metadata. We also welcome the application of such analyses for recommendations, predictive analytics, topic discovery and other novel tasks.

Topics of interest include:

Data Science for Web

  • Data integration and cleaning
  • Learning representation and features from Web data
  • Algorithms for large-scale content mining
  • Visualization of Web data

Language Technologies and the Web

  • Text analysis, clustering and classification
  • Sentiment analysis and opinion mining
  • Multilingual and cross-lingual analysis
  • Information extraction of entities, relationships and events
  • Question answering from the Web
  • Summarization of Web data

Integration of diverse data

  • Content mining of multimedia and multimodal data
  • Bridging structured and unstructured data

Activities and Dynamics

  • Traffic and log analysis
  • Web measurements
  • Information Diffusion
  • Models for Web evolution

Applications

  • Predictive analytics over Web datasets
  • Recommendation systems
  • Event detection and monitoring
  • Topic discovery
  • Other novel applications

Track Chairs

Contact: web-mining-www-2017@googlegroups.com

  • Deepayan Chakrabarti (University of Texas at Austin)
  • Mausam (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi)
    Jian Pei (Simon Fraser University)

Senior Track Chairs

Tim Baldwin
Arindam Banerjee
Yi Chang Yahoo Research
Jiawei Han University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
George Karypis University of Minnesota
Huan Liu Professor, Arizona State University
Ani Nenkova
Patrick Pantel
Srinivasan Parthasarathy Ohio State university
Gerhard Weikum Max Planck Institute for Informatics

Program Committee

Ayan Acharya University of Texas at Austin
Avishek Anand L3S Research Center
Amitabha Bagchi Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Niranjan Balasubramanian SUNY Stony Brook
Denilson Barbosa University of Alberta
Roberto Bayardo Google Research
Srikanta Bedathur IBM Research
Kedar Bellare Facebook Inc
Alex Beutel Carnegie Mellon University
Chandra Sekhar Bhagavatula Northwestern
Kalina Bontcheva University of Sheffield
Deng Cai Zhejiang University
Aniket Chakrabarti The Ohio State University
Raman Chandrasekar ProQuest
Kevin Chang University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Keke Chen Wright State University
Jianhui Chen Yahoo Labs
Flavio Chierichetti Sapienza University
Danish Contractor IBM Research India
Peng Cui Tsinghua University
Peng Dai Google Inc
Anirban Dasgupta IIT Gandhinagar
Maarten de Rijke University of Amsterdam
Hongbo Deng Google
Alex Dimakis UT Austin
Ying Ding Indiana University
Carlotta Domeniconi George Mason University
Doug Downey Northwestern University
James Fan customerserviceai.com
Dayne Freitag SRI International
Benjamin C. M. Fung McGill University
Ariel Fuxman Google
C. Lee Giles Pennsylvania State University
Quanquan Gu Department of Systems and Information Engineering
Rahul Gupta Google
Gleb Gusev Yandex
Jingrui He Arizona State University
Qi He LinkedIn
Dirk Hovy University of Copenhagen
Xia Hu Texas A&M University
Pr Ja microsoft
Yehuda Koren Google
Zornitsa Kozareva Yahoo! Labs
Jayant Krishnamurthy Carnegie Mellon University
Ni Lao Google Inc.
Silvio Lattanzi Google
Baoxin Li Arizona State University
Guoliang Li Tsinghua University
Liangda Li Yahoo Lab!
Ee-Peng Lim Singapore Management University
Shou-De Lin National Taiwan University
Ming Liu Harbin Institute of Technology
Qi Liu USTC
Yan Liu
Hao Ma Microsoft Research
Madhav Marathe Virginia BioInformatics Institute and Dept. of Computer Science
Julian Mcauley UC San Diego
Yelena Mejova Qatar Computing Research Institute
Mukesh Mohania IBM Research
Alessandro Moschitti Qatar Computing Research Institute
Ndapandula Nakashole Carnegie Mellon University
Vincent Ng University of Texas at Dallas
Brendan O'Connor University of Massachusetts Amherst
Alice Oh KAIST
Aditya Pal Facebook
Weike Pan Shenzhen University
Spiros Papadimitriou Rutgers University
Ulrich Paquet VocalIQ
Jay Pujara University of Maryland
Kira Radinsky SalesPredict
Filip Radlinski Microsoft
Ganesh Ramakrishnan IIT Bombay
Naren Ramakrishnan Virginia Tech
Maya Ramanath IIT Delhi
Rajeev Rastogi Yahoo!
Alan Ritter The Ohio State University
Yasushi Sakurai Kumamoto University
Mehdi Samadi Carnegie Mellon University
Scott Sanner University of Toronto
Luciano Serafini Fondazione Bruno Kessler
Kyuseok Shim Seoul National University
Gautam Shroff Tata Consultancy Services R&D
Fabrizio Silvestri Facebook
Sameer Singh University of Washington, Seattle
Kevin Small Amazon
Vivek Srikumar University of Utah
Huan Sun
Yizhou Sun Northeastern University
Kartik Talamadupula IBM Research
Partha Talukdar Indian Institute of Science
Chenhao Tan Cornell University
Niket Tandon Max Planck Institute for Informatics
Jian Tang MIcrosoft Research Asia
Jie Tang Tsinghua University
Hanghang Tong City College, CUNY
Charalampos Tsourakakis Harvard University
Andreas Vlachos University of Sheffield
Ke Wang Simon Fraser University
Yun Wang Princeton University, Amazon.com, Inc.
Ji-Rong Wen Renmin University of China
Robert West Stanford University
Xing Xie Microsoft Research
Hui Xiong Rutgers University
Wei Xu University of Pennsylvania
Makoto Yamada Yahoo! Labs
De-Nian Yang Academia Sinica
Cong Yu Google Research
Philip Yu University of Illinois at Chicago
Nicholas Jing Yuan Microsoft Research
Yisong Yue California Institute of Technology
Reza Zafarani Syracuse University
Congle Zhang University of Washington
Elena Zheleva LivingSocial
Feida Zhu Singapore Management University
Hill Zhu Florida Atlantic University

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