Conference Program

Wednesday, August 23 | Thursday, August 24 | Friday, August 25 | Saturday, August 26

Please note:
Regular papers: 10 minutes presentation + 5 minutes questions and answers
Long papers: 20 minutes presentation + 5 minutes questions and answers

Workshops/Tutorials/Special Sessions – Wednesday, August 23
Time Session name
09:00

10:30
Tutorial: Social CRM Analytics I
Tutorial: Brain Big Data Based Wisdom Service I
Tutorial: Predictive Analytics using Structured and Unstructured Data I
Tutorial: User Friendly Net Promoter Score Based Recommender System for Boosting Business Revenue I
Workshop on 10th Natural Language Processing and Ontology engineering (NLPOE 2017) I
5th Int. Workshop on News Recommendation and Analytics (INRA 2017) I
2nd Int. Workshop on Platforms and Applications for Social problem Solving and Collective Reasoning 2017 (PASSCR 2017) I
2nd Int. Workshop on Knowledge Management of Web Social Media (KMWSM 2017) I
11:00

12:30
Tutorial: Social CRM Analytics II
Tutorial: Brain Big Data Based Wisdom Service II
Tutorial: Predictive Analytics using Structured and Unstructured Data II
Tutorial: User Friendly Net Promoter Score Based Recommender System for Boosting Business Revenue II
Workshop on 10th Natural Language Processing and Ontology engineering (NLPOE 2017) II
5th Int. Workshop on News Recommendation and Analytics (INRA 2017) II
2nd Int. Workshop on Platforms and Applications for Social problem Solving and Collective Reasoning 2017 (PASSCR 2017) II
2nd Int. Workshop on Knowledge Management of Web Social Media (KMWSM 2017) II
13:30

15:00
Tutorial: Social CRM Analytics III
Tutorial: Nature-inspired Coordination: Current Status and Research Trends I
Tutorial: Domain-oriented Data-driven Data Mining and Granular Cognitive Computing (3DM&GCC) I
Special Session on INTENSE: Information Technologies for Enhanced Urban Participation of Seniors
1st Int. Workshop on Affective Computing and Emotion Recognition (ACER 2017) I
Int. Workshop on Web Personalization, Recommender Systems and Social Media (WPRSM 2017) I
4th Workshop on Complex Methods for Data and Web Mining (CMDWM 2017) I
2nd Int. Workshop on Intelligent Data Analysis in Integrated Social CRM (iCRM 2017) I
2nd Int. Workshop on Knowledge Management of Web Social Media (KMWSM 2017) III
15:30

17:30
Tutorial: Social CRM Analytics IV
Tutorial: Nature-inspired Coordination: Current Status and Research Trends II
Tutorial: Efficient Index Maintenance and Edge Influence Computation for Dynamic Graphs
Tutorial: Domain-oriented Data-driven Data Mining and Granular Cognitive Computing (3DM&GCC) II
1st Int. Workshop on Affective Computing and Emotion Recognition (ACER 2017) II
Int. Workshop on Web Personalization, Recommender Systems and Social Media (WPRSM 2017) II
4th Workshop on Complex Methods for Data and Web Mining (CMDWM 2017) II
2nd Int. Workshop on Intelligent Data Analysis in Integrated Social CRM (iCRM 2017) II
2nd Int. Workshop on Knowledge Management of Web Social Media (KMWSM 2017) IV
PhD Mentoring

Paper Session 1 – Thursday, August 24, 14:30-16:00
Session name Type Paper title Authors
WI Special Session Long “MRR: an Unsupervised Algorithm to Rank Reviews by Relevance” Vinicius Woloszyn, Henrique Santos, Leandro Wives, and Karin Becker
Long “Mining Ordinal Data Under Human Response Uncertainty” Sergej Sizov
Long “Presenting a Labelled Dataset for Real-Time Detection of Abusive User Posts” Hao Chen, Susan Mckeever, and Sarah Jane Delany
Regular “Comparative Assessment of Rating Prediction Techniques under Response Uncertainty” Sergej Sizov
Web Intelligence Foundations Long “Efficient Mining of Discriminative Itemsets” Majid Seyfi, Richi Nayak, Yue Xu, and Shlomo Geva
Long “Understanding Human Perceptual Experience in Unstructured Data on the Web” Jun Lee, Kyoung-Sook Kim, Yongjin Kwon, and Hirotaka Ogawa
Long “An Online Statistical Quality Control Framework for Performance management in Crowdsourcing” Morteza Saberi, Omar Hussain, and Elizabeth Chang
Regular “A Logic for Reasoning about Evidence and Belief” Tuan-Fang Fan and Churn-Jung Liau
Web Services and W4 Long “A Deep Learning Approach for Web Service Interactions” Hamza Labbaci, Brahim Medjahed, Faisal Binzagr, and Youcef Aklouf
Long “Enhancing Crowd Wisdom Using Measures of Diversity Computed from Social Media Data” Shreyansh Bhatt, Brandon Minnery, Srikanth Nadella, Beth Bullemer, Valerie Shalin, and Amit Sheth
Regular “Crowdsourcing Worker Development based on Probabilistic Task Network” Masayuki Ashikawa, Takahiro Kawamura, and Akihiko Ohsuga
Regular “An Interoperable Service for the Provenance of MachineLearning Experiments” Julio Cesar Duarte, Maria Claudia Reis Cavalcanti, Igor de Souza Costa, and Diego Esteves
Web Mining and Warehousing Long “Paid Review and Paid Writer Detection” Man-Chun Ko, Hen-Hsen Huang, and Hsin-Hsi Chen
Long “Improving the Classification of Events in Tweets using Semantic Enrichment” Simone Romero and Karin Becker
Long “Navigation Objects Extraction for Better Content Structure Understanding” Kui Zhao, Bangpeng Li, Zilun Peng, Jiajun Bu, and Can Wang
Regular “Semantically Readable Distributed Representation Learning for Social Media Mining” Ikuo Keshi, Yu Suzuki, Koichiro Yoshino, and Satoshi Nakamura
Social Networks and Ubiquitous Intelligence Long “LCHI: Multiple, overlapping local communities” Moeen Farasat and Jerry Scripps
Long “Sequential Multi-Class Labeling In Crowdsourcing: A Ulam-Renyi Game Approach” Qiyu Kang and Wee Peng Tay
Long “Sweet-Spotting Security and Usability for Intelligent Graphical Authentication Mechanisms” Marios Belk, Andreas Pamboris, Christos Fidas, Christina Katsini, Nikolaos Avouris, and George Samaras
Long “A Semantics-Based Measure of Emoji Similarity” Sanjaya Wijeratne, Lakshika Balasuriya, Amit Sheth, and Derek Doran
Paper Session 2 – Thursday, August 24, 16:30-17:30
Session name Type Paper title Authors
Semantic Aspects of Web Intelligence Long “Consensus-Based Ranking of Wikipedia Topics” Waleed Nema and Yinshan Tang
Regular “LOG4MEX: A Library to Export Machine Learning Experiments” Diego Esteves, Diego Moussallem, Tommaso Soru, Ciro Baron, Jens Lehmann, Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo, and Julio Cesar Duarte
Regular “LoSeMa ODP – An Ontology Design Pattern for Logistics Service Maps” Michael Glöckner and André Ludwig
Web Mining and Warehousing Regular “Modeling Random Projection for Tensor Objects” Ryohei Yokobayashi and Takao Miura
Regular “Portuguese Personal Story Analysis and Detection in Blogs” Henrique D. P. dos Santos, Vinicius Woloszyn, and Renata Vieira
Regular “Sentiment Diversification for Short Review Summarization” Mohammed Al-Dhelaan and Abeer Al-Suhaim
Regular “Machine Learning is better than Human to satisfy Decision by Majority” Sachio Hirokawa, Takahiko Suzuki, and Tsunenori Mine
Web Mining and Warehousing Regular “Characterizing Internet Radio Stations at Scale” Gustavo Silva, Lucas Oliveira, Rafael Medeiros, Olga Goussevskaia, and Fabricio Benevenuto
Regular “Twitter for marijuana infodemiology” Victor Cortés, Juan Velásquez, and Carlos F. Ibáñez
Regular “Bitwise Parallel Association Rule Mining for Web Page Recommendation” Carson Leung
Web Search & Recommendation Regular “Affective Prediction By Collaborative Chains In Movie Recommendation” Yong Zheng
Regular “Context-aware Relevance Feedback over SNS Graph Data” Daisuke Kataoka, Makoto P.Kato, Takehiro Yamamoto, Hiroaki Ohshima, and Katsumi Tanaka
Regular “Current Location-based Next POI Recommendation” Shokirkhon Oppokhonov
Regular “A Novel Learning-to-Rank Based Hybrid Method for Book Recommendation” Ying Liu and Jiajun Yang
Web Intelligence Applications Regular “Conjoint utilization of structured and unstructured information for planning interleaving deliberation in supply chains” Naeem Janjua, Omar Hussain, Elizabeth Chang, and Mohammad Syed Islam
Regular “Investigation on Dynamics of Group Decision Making with Collaborative Web Search” Tatsuya Nakamura, Tomu Tominaga, Miki Watanabe, Nattapong Thammasan, Kenji Urai, Yutaka Nakamura, Kazufumi Hosoda, Takahiro Hara, and Yoshinori Hijikata
Regular “CEDAL: Time-Efficient Detection of Erroneous Links in Large-Scale Link Repositories” Andre Valdestilhas, Tommaso Soru, and Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo
Regular “Inferring Win–Lose Product Network from User Behavior” Shuhei Iitsuka, Masashi Hamano, Kazuya Kawakami, Seigen Hagiwara, Takayoshi Kawakami, Takayuki Hamada, and Yutaka Matsuo

Paper Session 3 – Friday, August 25, 09:00-10:30
Session name Type Paper title Authors
Semantic Aspects of Web Intelligence Long “An Evaluation of Models for Runtime Approximation in Link Discovery” Kleanthi Georgala, Michael Hoffmann, and Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo
Long “Handling Conflicts in Uncertain Ontologies using Deductive Argumentation” Amel Bouzeghoub, Said Jabbour, Yue Ma, and Badran Raddaoui
Long “Keeping Linked Open Data Caches Up-to-date by Predicting the Life-time of RDF Triples” Chifumi Nishioka and Ansgar Scherp
Regular “Matcher Composition for Identification of Subsumption Relations in Ontology Matching” Audun Vennesland
Web Mining and Warehousing Long “Topical Term Weighting based on Extended Random Sets for Relevance Feature Selection” Abdullah Alharbi, Yuefeng Li, and Yue Xu
Long “Information Evolution Modeling and Tracking in Social Media” Ekaterina Shabunina and Gabriella Pasi
Long “Extracting Attribute-Value Pairs from Product Specifications on the Web” Petar Petrovski and Christian Bizer
Regular “Understanding Compromised Accounts on Twitter” Courtland VanDam, Jiliang Tang, and Pang-Ning Tan
Social Networks and Ubiquitous Intelligence Long “Predicting Citations from Mainstream News, Weblogs and Discussion Forum” Mohan Timilsina
Long “Evaluation of retweet clustering method: classification method using retweet on Twitter without text data” Kazuki Uchida, Fujio Toriumi, and Takeshi Sakaki
Long “Does #like4like Indeed Provoke More Likes?” Yang Zhang, Minyue Ni, Weili Han, and Jun Pang
Regular “Tie Strength Dynamics over Temporal Co-authorship Social Networks” Michele A. Brandão, Pedro O. S. Vaz de Melo, and Mirella M. Moro
Web Intelligence Applications Long “Learning to detect and measure fake ecommerce websites in search-engine results” Claudio Carpineto and Giovanni Romano
Long “Intelligent Decision Support for Data Purchase” Denis Mayr Lima Martins, Gottfried Vossen, and Fernando Buarque de Lima Neto
Long “A Depressive mood status Quantitative Reasoning Method Based on Portable EEG and Self-Rating Scale” Zhijiang Wan and Ning Zhong
Regular “Haste Makes Waste: a Case to Favour Voting Bots” David Ben Yose f, Lihi Naamani-Dery, Marina Bannikova, Svetlana Obraztsova, and Zinovi Rabinovich
Web Search & Recommendation Long “Entity Search by Leveraging Attributive Terms in Sentential Queries over RDF Data” Wiradee Imrattanatrai, Makoto P. Kato, and Katsumi Tanaka
Long “Context Suggestion: Empirical Evaluations vs User Studies” Yong Zheng
Long “Modeling Uncertainty Driven Curiosity for Social Recommendation” Qiong Wu, Siyuan Liu, and Chunyan Miao
Regular “Recommender Systems: The case of repeated interaction in Matrix Factorization” Felix Sommer, Fabian Lecron, and François Fouss
Paper Session 4 – Friday, August 25, 14:30-16:00
Session name Type Paper title Authors
Web Intelligence Foundations Long “A Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithm for Community Detection” Fanzhen Liu, Zhengpeng Chen, Xianghua Li, Chao Gao, and Zili Zhang
Long “Automated Classification of EEG Signals for Predicting Students’ Cognitive State during Learning” Xi Liu, Pang-Ning Tan, Lei Liu, and Steven Simske
Regular “Optimization of Financial Network Stability by Genetic Algorithm” Juntao Wang, Wenshuo Guo, and Kwok Yip Szeto
Regular “A Flexible Framework to Cross-Analyse Heterogeneous Multi-Source Geo-referenced Information: the J-CO-QL Proposal and its Implementation” Gloria Bordogna, Daniele Ciriello, and Giuseppe Psaila
Semantic Aspects of Web Intelligence Long “Large-scale Taxonomy Induction using Entity and Word Embeddings” Petar Ristoski, Stefano Faralli, Simone Paolo Ponzetto, and Heiko Paulheim
Long “Preference-driven Similarity Join” Chuancong Gao, Jiannan Wang, Jian Pei, Rui Li, and Yi Chang
Long “Linked Data Processing Provenance” Tuan-Dat Trinh, Peb R. Aryan, Ba-Lam Do, Fajar J. Ekaputra, Elmar Kiesling, Andreas Rauber, Peter Wetz, and A Min Tjoa
Web Mining and Warehousing Long “Adaptive Training Instance Selection for Cross-Domain Emotion Identification” Wenbo Wang, Lu Chen, Keke Chen, Krishnaprasad Thirunarayan, and Amit Sheth
Long “Coupling Topic Modelling in Opinion Mining for Social Media Analysis” Xujuan Zhou, Xiaohui Tao, Mostafa Rahman, and Ji Zhang
Long “Mining Alternative Actions from Community Q&A Corpus for Task-Oriented Web Search” Suppanut Pothirattanachaikul, Takehiro Yamamoto, Sumio Fujita, Akira Tajima, and Katsumi Tanaka
Regular “Entity Oriented Action Recommendations for Actionable Knowledge Graph Generation” Md Mostafizur Rahman and Atsuhiro Takasu
Web Search & Recommendation Long “Guess You Like: Course Recommendation in MOOCs” Xia Jing and Jie Tang
Long “A Graph based Approach to Scientific Paper Recommendation” Maha Amami, Rim Faiz, Fabio Stella, and Gabriella Pasi
Long “New Technique to Deal With Verbose Queries in Social Book Search” Messaoud Chaa, Omar Nouali, and Patrice Bellot
Social Networks and Ubiquitous Intelligence Long “Measures for topical cohesion of user communities on Twitter” Guillaume Gadek, Alexandre Pauchet, Nicolas Malandain, Khaled Khelif, and Laurent Vercouter
Long “Fake Twitter followers detection by Denoising Autoencoder” Jacopo Castellini, Valentina Poggioni, and Giulia Sorbi
Long “White, Man, and Highly Followed: Gender and Race Inequalities in Twitter” Johnnatan Messias, Pantelis Vikatos, and Fabricio Benevenuto
Long “Mining Twitter Features for Event Summarization and Rating” Deepa Mallela, Dirk Ahlers, and Maria Soledad Pera

Paper Session 5 – Saturday, August 26, 09:00-10:30
Session name Type Paper title Authors
Web Mining and Warehousing Long “Inferring Your Expertise from Twitter: Combining Multiple Types of User Activity” Yu Xu, Dong Zhou, and Séamus Lawless
Long “A Narrow-domain Entity Recognition Method Based on Domain Relevance Measure and Context Information” Guangchang Dong, Jianhui Chen, Haiyuan Wang, and Ning Zhong
Long “Fusing Domain-Specific Data with General Data for In-Domain Applications” An-Zi Yen, Hen-Hsen Huang, and Hsin-Hsi Chen
Regular “Efficient Processing of SPARQL Queries Over GraphFrames” Ramazan Ali Bahrami, Jayati Gulati, and Muhammad Abulaish
Social Networks and Ubiquitous Intelligence Long “Perception of Bias: The Impact of User Characteristics, Website Design and Technical Features” Brendan Spillane, Séamus Lawless, and Vincent Wade
Long “Collaboration Strength Metrics and Analyses on GitHub” Natércia A. Batista, Michele A. Brandão, Gabriela B. Alves, Ana Paula Couto da Silva, and Mirella M. Moro
Regular “Zero-Shot Human Activity Recognition via Nonlinear Compatibility Based Method” Wei Wang, Chunyan Miao, and Shuji Hao
Regular “Waves : a Model of Collective Learning” Lise-Marie Veillon, Gauvain Bourgne, and Henry Soldano
Web Agents Long “Solving DCSP problems in highly degraded communication environments” Saeid Samadidana and Roger Mailler
Long “A New Urban Segregation-Growth Coupled Model using a Belief-Desire-Intention Possibilistic Framework” Meili Vanegas-Hernandez, Célia da Costa Pereira, Diego Moreno, Giovanni Fusco, Andrea G. B. Tettamanzi, Michel Riveill, and José Tiberio Hernández
Regular “Detection of Normative Conflict that depends on Execution Order of Runtime Events in Multi-agent Systems” Mairon Belchior and Viviane Torres da Silva
Regular “Multiagent System for Management and Evaluation of Examinations” Himani Mittal
Web Search & Recommendation Long “Addressing the Cold User Problem for Model-Based Recommender Systems” Tomas Geurts and Flavius Frasincar
Long “Enhancing Long Tail Item Recommendations Using Tripartite Graphs and Markov Process” Joseph Johnson and Yiu-Kai Ng
Long “Using Re-ranking to Boost Deep Learning based Community Question Retrieval” Krishnendu Ghosh, Plaban Bhowmick, and Pawan Goyal
Regular “Concept-aware Geographic Information Retrieval” Noemi Mauro, Liliana Ardissono, and Savoca Adriano
Social Networks and Ubiquitous Intelligence Long “An Ensemble Method for the Credibility Assessment of User-Generated Content” Julien Fontanarava, Gabriella Pasi, and Marco Viviani
Regular “Analysing the Behaviour of Online Investors in times of Geopolitical Distress: A Case Study on War Stocks” James Usher and Pierpaolo Dondio
Regular “Multi-relational Influence Models for Online Professional Networks” Arti Ramesh, Mario Rodriguez, and Lise Getoor
Regular “Real-Time Tweet Selection for TV News Programs” Soichiro Hirota, Ryohei Sasano, Hiroya Takamura, and Manabu Okumura
Regular “Who is the Mr. Right for Your Brand? — Social Media Based Discovery of Brand Key Assets via a Novel Discriminant Projection Method” Yang Liu, Zhonglei Gu, Tobey H. Ko, and Jiming Liu
Paper Session 6 – Saturday, August 26, 13:30-15:00
Session name Type Paper title Authors
Web Mining and Warehousing Long “CrimeProfiler: Crime Information Extraction and Visualization from News Media” Tirthankar Dasgupta, Abir Naskar, Rupsa Saha, and Lipika Dey
Long “Detecting, Quantifying and Assessing Impact of News Events on Indian Stock Indices” Ishan Verma, Lipika Dey, and Hardik Meisheri
Long “Identifying Active, Reactive, and Inactive Targets of Socialbots in Twitter” Mohd Fazil and Muhammad Abulaish
Social Networks and Ubiquitous Intelligence Long “The Path to Success: A Study of User Behaviour and Success Criteria in Online Communities” Erik Aumayr and Conor Hayes
Long “Assessing the Suitability of Network Community Detection to Available Meta-Data using Rank Stability” Ryan Hartman, Josemar Cruz, Diego Pinheiro, and Ronaldo Menezes
Long “UIS-LDA:A User Recommendation based on Social Connections and Interests of Users in Uni-Directional Social Networks” Ke Xu, Yi Cai, Huaqing Min, Xushen Zheng, Haoran Xie, and Tak Lam Wong
Web Agents Long “Cost-aware User-centric Acceptability Rate Adaptation for SaaS Services Using Multi-agent Systems” Amro Najjar and Yazan Mualla
Regular “How Bounded Rationality of Individuals in Social Interactions Impacts Evolutionary Dynamics of Cooperation” Somayeh Koohborfardhaghighi, Juan Pablo Romero, Sira Maliphol, YuLin Liu, and Jörn Altmann
Regular “The Challenge of Real-Time Multi-Agent Systems for Enabling IoT and CPS” Davide Calvaresi, Mauro Marinoni, Arnon Sturm, Michael Schumacher, and Giorgio Buttazzo
Regular “A Collaborative Approach to Web Information Foraging Based On Multi-Agent Systems” Yassine Drias and Gabriella Pasi
Intelligent Human-Web Interaction Long “Large-Scale Readability Analysis of Privacy Policies” Benjamin Fabian, Tatiana Ermakova, and Tino Lentz
Long “Studying Toxic Behavior Influence and Player Chat in an Online Video Game” Joaquim Alvino de Mesquita Neto, Kazuki Monteiro Yokoyama, and Karin Becker
Long “Constructing and Visualizing Topic Forest for Text Stream” Takayasu Fushimi and Tetsuji Satoh
Web Intelligence Foundations Long “Efficient Parallel Translating Embedding For Knowledge Graphs” Denghui Zhang, Manling Li, Yantao Jia, and Yuanzhuo Wang
Long “Robust Spread of Cooperation by Expectation-of-Cooperation Strategy with Simple Labeling Method” Tomoaki Otsuka and Toshiharu Sugawara
Regular “Turned 70? It is time to start editing Wikipedia.” Radoslaw Nielek, Marta Lutostanska, Wieslaw Kopec, and Adam Wierzbicki
Paper Session 7 – Saturday, August 26, 15:30-16:30
Session name Type Paper title Authors
Intelligent Human-Web Interaction Regular “An IoT Approach for Context-aware Smart Traffic Management Using Ontology” Deepti Goel, Santanu Chaudhury, and Hiranmay Ghosh
Regular “AI-based Japanese Short-answer Scoring and Support System” Tsunenori Ishioka and Masayuki Kameda
Regular “GENESIS – A Generic RDF Data Access Interface” Tim Ermilov, Diego Moussallem, Ricardo Usbeck, and Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo
Industry Track Industry “A Sentiment-Change-Driven Event Discovery System” Lili Zhang, Ying Xie, and Guoliang Liu
Industry “A Language Modelling Approach for Discovering Novel Labour Market Occupations from the Web” Stefania Marrara, Gabriella Pasi, Marco Viviani, Mirko Cesarini, Fabio Mercorio, Mario Mezzanzanica, and Marco Pappagallo
Industry “Improving Click-Through Rate Prediction Accuracy in Online Advertising by Transfer Learning” Yuhan Su, Zhongming Jin, Ying Chen, Xinghai Sun, Yaming Yang, Fangzheng QiaoFen Xia, and Wei Xu