AIRS 2013 Conference Program


Monday, December 9

09:00-10:30CONFERENCE OPENING AND KEYNOTE SPEECH
10:30-11:00COFFEE BREAK
11:00-12:30SESSION 1: METRICS AND SEARCH DIVERSIFICATION
S1ASeven Numeric Properties of Effectiveness Metrics
Alistair Moffat
S1BHow Intuitive Are Diversified Search Metrics? Concordance Test Results for the Diversity U-measures
Tetsuya Sakai
S1CEstimating Intent Types for Search Result Diversification
Kosetsu Tsukuda, Tetsuya Sakai, Zhicheng Dou and Katsumi Tanaka
12:30-14:00LUNCH BREAK
14:00-15:30SESSION 2: MODELING, RANKING AND QUERY PROCESSING
S2AHyper-geometric Model for Information Retrieval Revisited
Sha Lu, Ben He and Jungang Xu
S2BOptimization of an Integrated Model for Automatic Reduction and Expansion of Long Queries
Dawei Song, Yanjie Shi, Peng Zhang, Yuexian Hou, Bin Hu, Yuan Jia, Qiang Huang, Udo Kruschwitz, Anne De Roeck and Peter Bruza
S2CA Collaborative Document Ranking Model for a Multi-Faceted Search
Laure Soulier, Lynda Tamine and Wahiba Bahsoun
15:30-16:00COFFEE BREAK
16:00-17:30SESSION 3: IR APPLICATIONS
S3AInteractive Disaster Information Search System for Microblog by Minimal User Feedback
Sayaka Kitaguchi, Taiki Miyanishi, Kazuhiro Seki and Kuniaki Uehara
S3BImproving Speech Recognizer Using Neuro-Genetic Weights Connection Strategy for Spoken Query Information Retrieval
Noraini Seman, Zainab Abu Bakar and Nursuriati Jamil
S3CAre Most-viewed News Articles Most-shared?
Yangjie Yao and Aixin Sun
18:00-21:00POSTER SESSION AND RECEPTION COCKTAIL
P1IR THEORY, MODELING AND QUERY PROCESSING
P1AOn Labelling Intent Types for Evaluating Search Result Diversification
Tetsuya Sakai and Young-In Song
P1BExtracting Categorical Topics from Tweets Using Topic Model
Lei Zheng and Kai Han
P1CTopic Assisted Fusion to Re-Rank Texts for Multi-Faceted Information Retrieval
Rajendra Prasath, Aidan Duane and Philip O'Reilly
P1DA Nonparametric N-Gram Topic Model with Interpretable Latent Topics
Shoaib Jameel and Wai Lam
P1EUsing Dempster-Shafer's Evidence Theory for Query Expansion Based on Freebase Knowledge
Dazhao Pan, Peng Zhang, Jingfei Li, Dawei Song, Ji-Rong Wen, Yuexian Hou, Bin Hu, Yuan Jia and Anne De Roeck
P1FSnippet generation by Identifying Attribute Associated Information
Yoko Tanaka, Yoshihiko Suhara, Nobuaki Hiroshima, Hiroyuki Toda and Seiji Susaki
P2CLUSTERING, CLASSIFICATION AND DETECTION
P2AClustering with Error-Estimation for Monitoring Reputation of Companies on Twitter
Muhammad Atif Qureshi, Colm O'Riordan and Gabriella Pasi
P2BPornography Detection with the Wisdom of Crowds
Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang, Shaoping Ma, Liyun Ru and Kuo Zhang
P2CWeb Spam Detection: New Approach with Hidden Markov Models
Ali asghar Torabi, Kaveh Taghipour and Shahram Khadivi
P3NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING FOR IR
P3ADisambiguation to Wikipedia: A Language and Domain Independent Approach
Truc-Vien T. Nguyen
P3BA Conceptual Model for Word Sens Disambiguation in Medical Image Retrieval
Gasmi Karim, Torjmen Khemakhem Mouna and Ben Jemaa Maher
P3CGenerating New LIWC Dictionaries by Triangulation
Guillem Massó, Patrik Lambert, Carlos Rodríguez Penagos and Roser Saurí
P4SOCIAL NETWORKS, USER-CENTERED STUDIES AND PERSONALIZATION
P4ACharacterizing Expertise of Search Engine Users
Qianli Xing, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang, Shaoping Ma and Kuo Zhang
P4BUser-centered Social Information Retrieval Model Exploiting Annotations and Social Relationships
Chahrazed Bouhini, Mathias Gery and Christine Largeron
P4CSerendipitous Recommendation for Mobile Apps Using Item-Item Similarity Graph
Upasna Bhandari, Kazunari Sugiyama, Anindya Datta and Rajni Jindal
P4DAssigning Library Classification Numbers to People on the Web
Harumi Murakami, Yoshinobu Ura and Yusuke Kataoka
P5APPLICATIONS
P5ABuilding, Profiling, Analysing and Publishing an Arabic News Corpus Based on Google News RSS Feeds
Salha Alzahrani
P5BA Tamil Lyrics Search and Visualization System
Karthika Ranganathan, Barani B and Geetha T V


Tuesday, December 10

09:00-10:30SESSION 4: CLUSTERING
S4AClustering Short-Text using Non-negative Matrix Factorization of Hadamard Product of Similarities
Krutika Verma, Mukesh Jadon and Arun Pujari
S4BWeighted Cumulative Voting-based Aggregation Algorithm for Combining Multiple Clusterings of Chemical Structures
Faisal Saeed and Naomie Salim
S4CVarious Document Clustering Tasks using Word Lists
Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner and Orr Margaliot
10:30-11:00COFFEE BREAK
11:00-12:30SESSION 5: CLASSIFICATION AND DETECTION
S5ADuplicate News Story Detection Revisited
Omar Alonso, Dennis Fetterly and Mark Manasse
S5BA Composite Kernel Approach for Detecting Interactive Segments in Chinese Topic Documents
Yung-Chun Chang, Chien Chin Chen and Wen-Lian Hsu
S5CLearning to Classify Subjective Sentences from Multiple Domains using Extended Subjectivity Lexicon and Subjective Predicates
Sylvester Olubolu Orimaye
12:30-14:00LUNCH BREAK
14:00-15:30SESSION 6: NLP RESOURCES AND APPLICATIONS
S6AStemming for Kurdish Information Retrieval
Shahin Salavati, Kyumars Sheykh Esmaili and Fardin Akhlaghian
S6BBuilding a Microblog Corpus for Search Result Diversification
Ke Tao, Claudia Hauff and Geert-Jan Houben
S6CThe Utility of Discourse Structure in Forum Thread Retrieval
Li Wang, Su Nam Kim and Timothy Baldwin
15:30-16:00COFFEE BREAK
16:00-17:30SESSION 7: SEMANTICS AND RELATION EXTRACTION
S7AExploring Distinctive Features in Distant Supervision for Relation Extraction
Yang Liu, Shulin Liu, Kang Liu, Guangyou Zhou and Jun Zhao
S7BA Wikipedia based Hybrid Ranking Method for Taxonomic Relation Extraction
Xiaoshi Zhong
S7COpen Relation Mapping based on Instances and Semantics Expansion
Fang Liu, Guangyou Zhou, Kang Liu, Jun Zhao, Shizhu He and Shulin Liu
19:00-22:00CONFERENCE BANQUET


Wednesday, December 11

09:00-10:30SESSION 8: USER-CENTERED STUDIES
S8AA Diversity-dependent Measure for Discovering Influencers in Social Networks
Pei-Ying Huang, Hsin-Yu Liu, Chun-Ting Lin and Pu-Jen Cheng
S8BUnderstanding and Exploiting User's Navigational Intent in Community Question Answering
Long Chen, Dell Zhang and Mark Levene
S8CWhat Users Do: The Eyes Have It
Paul Thomas, Falk Scholer and Alistair Moffat
10:30-11:00COFFEE BREAK
11:00-12:30SESSION 9: PERSONALIZATION AND RECOMMENDATION
S9AGuess What You Will Cite: Personalized Citation Recommendation based on Users' Preference
Ya'ning Liu, Rui Yan and Hongfei Yan
S9BRSOL: A Trust-based Recommender System with an Opinion Leadership Measurement for Cold Start Users
Jiun-Yuan Wang and Hung-Yu Kao
S9CUser-Aware Advertisability
Haitao Yu and Tetsuya Sakai
12:30-14:00LUNCH BREAK
14:00-15:30BEST PAPER AWARD AND CLOSING CEREMONY
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