Accepted Papers

Full Papers

  • The Probability That Your Hypothesis Is Correct, Credible Intervals, and Effect Sizes for IR Evaluation
    Tetsuya Sakai
  • Learning Binary Codes and Binary Weights for Efficient Classification
    Fumin Shen, Yadong Mu, Yang Yang, Wei Liu, Li Liu, Jingkuan Song and Heng Tao Shen
  • Learning to Attend and to Rank with Word-Entity Duets
    Chenyan Xiong, Jamie Callan and Tie-Yan Liu
  • Multi-site User Behavior Modeling and Its Application in Video Recommendation
    Chunfeng Yang, Huan Yan, Donghan Yu, Yong Li and Dah Ming Chiu
  • Searching on the Go: The Effects of Fragmented Attention on Mobile Web Search Tasks
    Morgan Harvey and Matthew Pointon
  • Item Silk Road: Routing Items from Information Domains to Social Users
    Xiang Wang, Liqiang Nie, Xiangnan He and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Exploring User-Specific Information in Music Retrieval
    Zhiyong Cheng, Jialie Shen, Liqiang Nie, Mohan Kankanhalli and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Computational Social Indicators: A Case Study of Chinese University Ranking
    Fuli Feng, Liqiang Nie, Xiang Wang and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Cross-Network Recommendation Via Clustering On Multi-Layer Graphs
    Aleksandr Farseev, Ivan Samborskii, Andrey Filchenkov and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Adapting Markov Decision Process for Search Result Diversification
    Long Xia, Jun Xu, Yanyan Lan, Jiafeng Guo, Wei Zeng and Xueqi Cheng
  • Personalized Key Frame Recommendation
    Xu Chen, Yongfeng Zhang, Qingyao Ai, Hongteng Xu, Junchi Yan and Zheng Qin
  • Neural Factorization Machines for Sparse Data Prediction
    Xiangnan He and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Personalized Itinerary Recommendation with Queuing Time Awareness
    Kwan Hui Lim, Jeffrey Chan, Shanika Karunasekera and Christopher Leckie
  • Embedding Factorization Models for Jointly Recommending User Generated Lists and Their Contained Items
    Da Cao, Liqiang Nie, Xiangnan He, Xiaochi Wei, Shunzhi Zhu, Shunxiang Wu and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Faster BlockMax WAND with Variable-sized Blocks
    Antonio Mallia, Giuseppe Ottaviano, Elia Porciani, Nicola Tonellotto and Rossano Venturini
  • Accounting for Correspondence in Commented Data
    Renqin Cai, Hongning Wang and Chi Wang
  • Characterizing and Predicting Enterprise Email Reply Behavior
    Liu Yang, Susan Dumais, Paul N. Bennett and Ahmed Hassan Awadallah
  • The Utility and Privacy Effects of a Click
    Rachid Guerraoui, Anne-Marie Kermarrec and Mahsa Taziki
  • Hierarchical Community-Level Information Diffusion Modeling in Social Networks
    Yuan Zhang, Tianshu Lyu and Yan Zhang
  • The Ranking Competition Between Publishers
    Nimrod Raifer, Fiana Raiber, Moshe Tennenholtz and Oren Kurland
  • IRGAN: A Minimax Game for Unifying Generative and Discriminative Information Retrieval Models
    Jun Wang, Lantao Yu, Weinan Zhang, Yu Gong, Yinghui Xu, Benyou Wang, Peng Zhang and Dell Zhang
  • Modelling Information Needs in Collaborative Search Conversations
    Sosuke Shiga, Hideo Joho, Roi Blanco, Johanne Trippas and Mark Sanderson
  • Content Recommendation for Viral Social Influence
    Sergei Ivanov, Konstantinos Theocharidis, Manolis Terrovitis and Panagiotis Karras
  • ABC: a Fast Signature-File Search Engine
    Michael Hopcroft, Bob Goodwin, Dan Luu, Yuxiong He, Sameh Elnikety, Alex Clemmer and Mihaela Curmei
  • Learning to Rank Question Answer Pairs with Holographic Recurrent Neural Networks
    Yi Tay, Minh C. Phan, Anh Tuan Luu and Siu Cheung Hui
  • Predicting Which Topics You Will Join in the Future on Social Media
    Haoran Huang, Qi Zhang, Jindou Wu and Xuanjing Huang
  • Leveraging Contextual Sentence Relations for Extractive Summarization Using a Neural Attention Model
    Pengjie Ren, Zhumin Chen, Zhaochun Ren, Furu Wei, Jun Ma and Maarten de Rijke
  • Can Deep Effectiveness Metrics Be Evaluated Using Shallow Judgment Pools?
    Xiaolu Lu, Alistair Moffat and Shane Culpepper
  • Personalized PageRank in Uncertain Graphs with Mutually Exclusive Edges
    Jung Hyun Kim, Mao-Lin Li, K. Selcuk Candan and Maria Luisa Sapino
  • Evaluating Mobile Search with Height-Biased Gain
    Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Tetsuya Sakai, Fan Zhang, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma
  • EntiTables: Smart Assistance for Entity-Focused Tables
    Shuo Zhang and Krisztian Balog
  • Attentive Collaborative Filtering: Multimedia Recommendation with Feature- and Item-level Attention
    Jingyuan Chen, Hanwang Zhang, Xiangnan He, Liqiang Nie, Wei Liu and Tat-Seng Chua
  • Efficient Data Structures for Massive N-Gram Datasets
    Giulio Ermanno Pibiri and Rossano Venturini
  • Investigating Examination Behavior of Image Search Users
    Xiaohui Xie, Yiqun Liu, Meng Wang, Zhijing Wu, Yingying Wu, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma
  • LoSHa: A General Framework for Scalable Locality Sensitive Hashing
    Jinfeng Li, James Cheng, Fan Yang, Yuzhen Huang, Yunjian Zhao, Xiao Yan and Ruihao Zhao
  • Incomplete Follow-up Question Resolution using Retrieval based Sequence to Sequence Learning
    Vineet Kumar and Sachindra Joshi
  • Optimizing Trade-offs Among Stakeholders in Real-Time Bidding by Incorporating Multimedia Metrics
    Xiang Chen, Bowei Chen and Mohan Kankanhalli
  • MEmbER: Max-Margin Based Embeddings for Entity Retrieval
    Shoaib Jameel, Zied Bouraoui and Steven Schockaert
  • Meta-evaluation of Online and Offline Web Search Evaluation Metrics
    Ye Chen, Yiqun Liu, Ke Zhou, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma
  • Learning to Diversify Search Results via Subtopic Attention
    Zhengbao Jiang, Zhicheng Dou, Wayne Xin Zhao, Jian-Yun Nie, Ming Yue and Ji-Rong Wen
  • Jointly Learning Word Embeddings and Latent Topics
    Bei Shi, Wai Lam, Shoaib Jameel, Steven Schockaert and Kwun Ping Lai
  • ICE: Item Concept Embedding via Textual Information
    Ting-Hsiang Wang, Hsiu-Wei Yang, Bo-Sin Chang, Chuan-Ju Wang, Ming-Feng Tsai and Yian Chen
  • Online In-Situ Interleaved Evaluation of Real-Time Push Notification Systems
    Adam Roegiest, Luchen Tan and Jimmy Lin
  • End-to-End Neural Ad-hoc Ranking with Kernel Pooling
    Zhuyun Dai, Chenyan Xiong, Jamie Callan and Zhiyuan Liu
  • Dynamic Factual Summaries for Entity Cards
    Faegheh Hasibi, Krisztian Balog and Svein Erik Bratsberg
  • Deep Character-Level Click-Through Rate Prediction for Sponsored Search
    Bora Edizel, Amin Mantrach and Xiao Bai
  • Navigating Imprecise Relevance Assessments on the Road to Total Recall: Roger and Me
    Gordon V. Cormack and Maura R. Grossman
  • Learning a Hierarchical Embedding Model for Personalized Product Search
    Qingyao Ai, Yongfeng Zhang, Keping Bi, Xu Chen and Bruce Croft
  • ReAct: Recenc-Aware Urban Actvity from Modeling Geo-Tagged Social Streams
    Chao Zhang, Keyang Zhang, Quan Yuan, Fangbo Tao, Luming Zhang, Tim Hanratty, Lance Kaplan and Jiawei Han
  • Stacking Forests for Effective Automated Classification
    Raphael Campos, Sérgio Canuto, Thiago Salles and Marcos Goncalves
  • Variational Deep Semantic Hashing for Text Documents
    Suthee Chaidaroon and Yi Fang
  • Using Information Scent to Understand Mobile and Desktop Web Search Behavior
    Kevin Ong, Kalervo Jarvelin, Mark Sanderson and Falk Scholer
  • Engaged or Frustrated? Disambiguating Emotional State in Search
    Ashlee Edwards and Diane Kelly
  • Efficient Cost-Aware Cascade Ranking for Multi-Stage Retrieval
    Ruey-Cheng Chen, Luke Gallagher, Roi Blanco and Shane Culpepper
  • What Are You Known For? Learning User Topical Profiles with Implicit and Explicit Footprints
    Cheng Cao, Hancheng Ge, James Caverlee, Haokai Lu and Xia Hu
  • On the power laws of language: word frequency distributions
    Flavio Chierichetti, Ravi Kumar and Bo Pang
  • Neural Rating Regression with Abstractive Tips Generation for Recommendation
    Piji Li, Zihao Wang, Zhaochun Ren, Lidong Bing and Wai Lam
  • Extracting Hierarchies of Search Tasks & Subtasks via a Bayesian Nonparametric Approach
    Rishabh Mehrotra and Emine Yilmaz
  • A Study of Snippet Length and Informativeness: Behaviour, Performance and User Experience
    David Maxwell, Leif Azzopardi and Yashar Moshfeghi
  • Intent-Aware Semantic Query Annotation
    Rafael Glater, Rodrygo Santos and Nivio Ziviani
  • Exploiting Food Choice Biases for Healthier Recipe Recommendation
    David Elsweiler, Christoph Trattner and Morgan Harvey
  • Efficient & Effective Selective Query Rewriting with Efficiency Predictions
    Craig Macdonald, Nicola Tonellotto and Iadh Ounis
  • Learning to Rank Using Localized Geometric Mean Metrics
    Yuxin Su, Irwin King and Michael Lyu
  • Improving Exploratory Search Experience through Hierarchical Knowledge Graphs
    Bahareh Sarrafzadeh and Edward Lank
  • Privacy through Solidarity: A User-Utility-Preserving Framework to Counter Profiling
    Asia Biega, Rishiraj Saha Roy and Gerhard Weikum
  • Relevance-based Word Embedding
    Hamed Zamani and Bruce Croft
  • Neural Ranking Models with Weak Supervision
    Mostafa Dehghani, Hamed Zamani, Aliaksei Severyn, Jaap Kamps and Bruce Croft
  • Extracting & Leveraging User Interaction Sequences for Search Satisfaction Prediction
    Rishabh Mehrotra, Imed Zitouni, Ahmed Hassan Awadallah and Ahmed El Kholy
  • Deep Learning for Extreme Multi-label Text Classification
    Jingzhou Liu, Wei-Cheng Chang, Yuexin Wu and Yiming Yang
  • Retrieval Models Optimized for Human Learning
    Rohail Syed and Kevyn Collins-Thompson
  • A Probabilistic Reformulation of Memory-Based Collaborative Filtering – Implications on Popularity Biases
    Rocio Cañamares and Pablo Castells
  • Understanding and Modeling Success in Email Search
    Jinyoung Kim, Nick Craswell, Susan Dumais, Filip Radlinski and Fang Liu
  • On Application of Learning to Rank for E-Commerce Search
    Shubhra Kanti Karmaker Santu, Parikshit Sondhi and Chengxiang Zhai
  • Retrieval Consistency in the Presence of Query Variations
    Peter Bailey, Alistair Moffat, Falk Scholer and Paul Thomas
  • Comparing In Situ and Multidimensional Relevance Judgments
    Jiepu Jiang, Daqing He and James Allan
  • Evaluating Web Search with a Bejeweled Player Model
    Fan Zhang, Yiqun Liu, Xin Li, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma
  • Deep Semantic Hashing with Generative Adversarial Networks
    Zhaofan Qiu, Yingwei Pan, Ting Yao and Tao Mei
  • Joint Learning of Response Ranking and Next Utterance Suggestion in Human-Computer Conversation System
    Rui Yan, Dongyan Zhao and Weinan E

Short papers

  • On the Reusability of “Living Labs” Test Collections: A Case Study of Real-Time Summarization
    Luchen Tan, Gaurav Baruah and Jimmy Lin
  • Automatically Extracting High-Quality Negative Examples for Answer Selection in Question Answering
    Haotian Zhang, Jinfeng Rao, Jimmy Lin and Mark Smucker
  • Leveraging Cross-Network Information for Graph Sparsification in Influence Maximization
    Xiao Shen, Fu Lai Chung and Sitong Mao
  • Combining Top-N Recommenders with Metasearch Algorithms
    Daniel Valcarce, Javier Parapar and Alvaro Barreiro
  • Counter Deanonymization Query: H-index Based k-Anonymization Privacy Protection for Social Networks
    Jianliang Gao, Bo Song, Weimao Ke, Wanying Ding and Xiaohua Hu
  • SPOT: Selecting occuPations frOm Trajectories
    Peipei Li, Junjie Yao, Liping Wang and Xuemin Lin
  • Personalized Query Suggestion Diversification
    Wanyu Chen, Fei Cai, Honghui Chen and Maarten de Rijke
  • Weighted Domain Translation for Online News Comments Emotion Tagging
    Li Yu, Ying Zhang and Xue Zhao
  • From Footprint to Friendship: Modeling User Followership in Mobile Social Networks from Check-in Data
    Cheng Wang, Jieren Zhou and Bo Yang
  • Video Question Answering via Attributed-Augmented Attention Network Learning
    Yunan Ye, Zhou Zhao, Yimeng Li, Long Chen, Jun Xiao and Yueting Zhuang
  • Learning Max-Margin GeoSocial Multimedia Network Representations for Point-of-Interest Suggestion
    Zhou Zhao, Qifan Yang, Hanqing Lu, Min Yang, Jun Xiao, Fei Wu and Yueting Zhuang
  • Learning To Rank Resources
    Zhuyun Dai, Yubin Kim and Jamie Callan
  • DeepStyle: Learning User Preferences for Visual Recommendation
    Qiang Liu, Shu Wu and Liang Wang
  • Target Type Identification for Entity-Bearing Queries
    Dario Garigliotti, Faegheh Hasibi and Krisztian Balog
  • Query Expansion for Email Search
    David Carmel, Saar Kuzi, Alexander Libov and Ariel Raviv
  • Generating Clinical Queries from Patient Narratives: A Comparison between Machines and Humans
    Bevan Koopman, Liam Cripwell and Guido Zuccon
  • Centered kNN Graph for Semi-Supervised Learning
    Ikumi Suzuki and Kazuo Hara
  • Event Recommendation based on Graph Random Walking and History Preference Reranking
    Shenghao Liu, Bang Wang and Minghua Xu
  • An Extended Relevance Model for Session Search
    Nir Levine, Haggai Roitman and Doron Cohen
  • An Enhanced Approach to Query Performance Prediction Using Reference Lists
    Haggai Roitman
  • Autonomous Crowdsourcing through Human-Machine Collaborative Learning
    Azad Abad, Moin Nabi and Alessandro Moschitti
  • Game State Retrieval with Keyword Queries
    Atsushi Ushiku, Shinsuke Mori, Hirotaka Kameko and Yoshimasa Tsuruoka
  • Improving Search Engines via Large-Scale Physiological Sensing
    Ryen W. White and Ryan Ma
  • A Poisson Regression Method for Top-N Recommendation
    Jiajin Huang, Jian Wang and Ning Zhong
  • A Hierarchical Multimodal Attention-based Neural Network for Image Captioning
    Yong Cheng, Fei Huang, Lian Zhou, Cheng Jin, Yuejie Zhang and Tao Zhang
  • Unifying Multi-Source Social Media Data for Personalized Travel Route Planning
    Gang Hu, Jie Shao, Fumin Shen, Zi Huang and Heng Tao Shen
  • LiveMaps – Converting Map Images into Interactive Maps
    Michael R. Evans, Dragomir Yankov, Pavel Berkhin, Pavel Yudin, Florin Teodorescu and Wei Wu
  • Sub-corpora impact on system performance
    Nicola Ferro and Mark Sanderson
  • Automatic and Semi-Automatic Document Selection for Technology-Assisted Review: What Do the TREC Total Recall Results Reveal?
    Maura R. Grossman, Gordon V. Cormack and Adam Roegiest
  • Recommending Complementary Products in E-Commerce Push Notifications with a Mixture Model Approach
    Huasha Zhao, Luo Si, Xiaogang Li and Qiong Zhang
  • Neural Network based Reinforcement Learning for Real-time Pushing on Text Stream
    Haihui Tan, Ziyu Lu and Wenjie Li
  • Joint Latent Subspace Learning and Regression for Cross Modal Retrieval
    Jianlong Wu, Zhouchen Lin and Hongbin Zha
  • Label Aggregation for Crowdsourcing with Bi-Layer Clustering
    Jing Zhang, Victor Sheng and Tao Li
  • Effective Music Feature NCP: Enhancing Cover Song Recognition with Music Transcription
    Yao Cheng, Xiaoou Chen, Sindey Yang and Xiaoshuo Xu
  • Deep Multimodal Embedding Model for Fine-grained Sketch-based Image Retrieval
    Fei Huang, Yong Cheng, Cheng Jin, Yuejie Zhang and Tao Zhang
  • Cross-Device User Linking: URL, Session, Visiting Time, and Device-log Embedding
    Minh C. Phan, Aixin Sun and Yi Tay
  • Mailbox-Based vs. Log-Based Query Completion for Mail Search
    Michal Horovitz, Liane Lewin-Eytan, Alexander Libov, Yoelle Maarek and Ariel Raviv
  • The Impact of Linkage Methods in Hierarchical Clustering for Active Learning to Rank
    Ziming Li and Maarten de Rijke
  • Reinforcement Learning to Rank with Markov Decision Process
    Wei Zeng, Jun Xu, Yanyan Lan, Jiafeng Guo and Xueqi Cheng
  • A Comparative Live Evaluation of Multileaving Methods on a Commercial cQA Search
    Tomohiro Manabe, Akiomi Nishida, Makoto P. Kato, Takehiro Yamamoto and Sumio Fujita
  • Support for Interactive Identification of Mentioned Entities in Conversational Speech
    Ning Gao, Douglas Oard and Mark Dredze
  • AutoSVD++: An Efficient Hybrid Collaborative Filtering Model via Contractive Auto-encoders
    Shuai Zhang, Lina Yao and Xiwei Xu
  • Unsupervised Query-Focused Multi-Document Summarization using the Cross Entropy Method
    Guy Feigenblat, Haggai Roitman, Odellia Boni and David Konopnicki
  • Translation of Natural Language Query Into Keyword Query Using a RNN Encoder-Decoder
    Hyun-Je Song and Seong-Bae Park
  • Predictive Network Representation Learning for Link Prediction
    Zhitao Wang, Chengyao Chen and Wenjie Li
  • Sentence-level Sentiment Classification with Weak Supervision
    Fangzhao Wu, Jia Zhang, Zhigang Yuan, Sixing Wu and Yongfeng Huang
  • Modeling and Predicting User Session Length in Media Streaming Using Survival Analysis
    Theodore Vasiloudis, Hossein Vahabi, Ross Kravitz and Valery Rashkov
  • Exploring the Query Halo Effect in Site Search: leading people to longer queries
    Djoerd Hiemstra, Claudia Hauff and Leif Azzopardi
  • Top-N Recommendation with High-Dimensional Side Information via Locality Preserving Projection
    Yifan Chen, Xiang Zhao and Maarten de Rijke
  • Applying Information Extraction for Patent Structure Analysis
    Masayuki Okamoto, Zifei Shan and Ryohei Orihara
  • Enhancing Recurrent Neural Networks with Positional Attention for Question Answering
    Qin Chen, Qinmin Hu, Jimmy Huang, Liang He and Weijie An
  • Event Early Embedding: Predicting Event Volume Dynamics at Early Stage
    Zhiwei Liu, Yang Yang, Zi Huang, Fumin Shen, Dongxiang Zhang and Heng Tao Shen
  • POI Popularity Prediction via Hierarchical Fusion of Multiple Social Clues
    Yaqian Duan, Xinze Wang, Yang Yang, Zi Huang, Ning Xie and Heng Tao Shen
  • Multitask Learning for Fine-Grained Twitter Sentiment Analysis
    Georgios Balikas, Simon Moura and Massih-Reza Amini
  • Evolution of Information Needs based on Life Event Experiences with Topic Transition
    Naoto Takeda, Yohei Seki, Mimpei Morishita and Yoichi Inagaki
  • Distribution-oriented Aesthetics Assessment for Image Search
    Chaoran Cui, Huidi Fang, Xiang Deng, Xiushan Nie, Hongshuai Dai and Yilong Yin
  • On the Benefit of Incorporating External Features in a Neural Architecture for Answer Sentence Selection
    Ruey-Cheng Chen, Evi Yulianti, Mark Sanderson and Bruce Croft
  • Personalized Response Generation via Domain adaptation
    Min Yang, Zhou Zhao, Wei Zhao, Xiaojun Chen, Jia Zhu and Lianqiang Zhou
  • An Accurate, Efficient, and Scalable Approach to Channel Matching in Smart TVs
    Jiwon Hong, Sang-Wook Kim and Mina Rho
  • Top-K Influential Nodes in Social Networks: A Game Perspective
    Yu Zhang and Yan Zhang
  • Online Learning to Rank for Cross-Language Information Retrieval
    Razieh Rahimi and Azadeh Shakery
  • Mining Business Opportunities from Location-based Social Networks
    Shenglin Zhao, Michael Lyu, Irwin King, Jia Zeng and Mingxuan Yuan
  • On Including the User Dynamic in Learning to Rank
    Nicola Ferro, Claudio Lucchese, Maria Maistro and Raffaele Perego
  • Document Expansion Using External Collections
    Garrick Sherman and Miles Efron
  • Detecting Positive Medical History Mentions
    Bing Bai, Pierre-Francois Laquerre, Richard Jackson and Robert Stewart
  • Emotional Social Signals for Search Ranking
    Ismail Badache and Mohand Boughanem
  • Skill Translation Models in Expert Finding
    Arash Dargahi Nobari, Sajad Sotudeh Gharebagh and Mahmood Neshati
  • A Metric for Sentence Ordering Assessment Based on Topic-Comment Structure
    Liana Ermakova, Josiane Mothe and Anton Firsov
  • Gaussian Embeddings for Collaborative Filtering
    Ludovic Dos Santos, Benjamin Piwowarski and Patrick Gallinari
  • Detecting Controversies in Online News Media
    Kaspar Beelen, Evangelos Kanoulas and Bob van de Velde
  • Generating and Personalizing Bundle Recommendations on Steam
    Apurva Pathak, Kshitiz Gupta and Julian McAuley
  • X-DART: Blending Dropouts and Pruning for Efficient Learning To Rank
    Claudio Lucchese, Franco Maria Nardini, Salvatore Orlando, Raffaele Perego and Salvatore Trani
  • Non-negative Matrix Factorization meets Word Embedding
    Melissa Ailem, Aghiles Salah and Mohamed Nadif
  • Term Proximity Constraints for Pseudo-Relevance Feedback
    Ali Montazeralghaem, Hamed Zamani and Azadeh Shakery
  • 50 Shades of Bronze
    Tadele Damessie, Thao Nghiem, Falk Scholer and Shane Culpepper
  • Neural Citation Network for Context-Aware Citation Recommendation
    Travis Ebesu and Yi Fang
  • A Study of SVM Kernel Functions for Sensitivity Classification Ensembles with POS Sequences
    Graham Mcdonald, Nicolás García-Pedrajas, Craig Macdonald and Iadh Ounis
  • Entity Set Expansion via Knowledge Graphs
    Xiangling Zhang, Yueguo Chen, Jun Chen, Xiaoyong Du, Ke Wang and Ji-Rong Wen
  • Window-Context Word Embedding Causes Topic Shifting; Exploit Global Context!
    Navid Rekabsaz, Mihai Lupu, Allan Hanbury and Hamed Zamani
  • Building Your Own Reading List Anytime via Embedding Relevance, Quality, Timeliness and Diversity
    Bo-Wen Zhang, Xu-Cheng Yin, Fang Zhou and Jian-Lin Jin
  • ENCORE: External Neural Constraints Regularized Distant Supervision for Relation Extraction
    Siliang Tang, Jinjian Zhang, Ning Zhang, Fei Wu, Jun Xiao and Yueting Zhuang
  • Information Retrieval Model using Generalized Pareto Distribution and Its Application to Instance Search
    Masaya Murata, Kaoru Hiramatsu and Shin’Ichi Satoh
  • Predicting Information Seeking Intentions from Search Behaviors
    Matthew Mitsui, Jiqun Liu, Nicholas Belkin and Chirag Shah
  • But is it Statistically Significant?
    Ben Carterette
  • Generalized Mixed Effect Models for Personalizing Job Search
    Ankan Saha and Dhruv Arya
  • Contextualizing Citations for Scientific Summarization using Word Embeddings and Domain Knowledge
    Arman Cohan and Nazli Goharian
  • Crowdsourced App Review Manipulation
    Shanshan Li, James Caverlee and Parisa Kaghazgaran
  • CitySearcher: A City Search Engine For Interests
    Mohamed Abdel Maksoud, Gaurav Pandey and Shuaiqiang Wang
  • Cross-Language Question Re-ranking
    Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Lluís Màrquez Villodre, Preslav Nakov, Salvatore Romeo, Giovanni Da San Martino, Alessandro Moschitti and Shafiq Joty
  • Open Relation Extraction for Support Passage Retrieval: Merit and Open Issues
    Amina Kadry and Laura Dietz
  • Generating Query Suggestions to Support Task-Based Search
    Dario Garigliotti and Krisztian Balog
  • De-duping URLs with Sequence-to-Sequence Neural Networks
    Keyang Xu, Zhengzhong Liu and Jamie Callan
  • Graph Summarization for Entity Relatedness Visualization
    Yukai Miao, Jianbin Qin and Wei Wang
  • Layout and Semantics: Combining Representations for Mathematical Formula Search
    Kenny Davila and Richard Zanibbi
  • Understanding and Predicting Usefulness Judgment in Web Search
    Jiaxin Mao, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma
  • Open Source Repository Recommendation in Social Coding
    Jyun-Yu Jiang, Pu-Jen Cheng and Wei Wang
  • Venue Appropriateness Prediction for Personalized Context-Aware Venue Suggestion
    Mohammad Alian Nejadi and Fabio Crestani
  • Building Bridges across Social Platforms: Answering Twitter Questions with Yahoo! Answers
    Mossaab Bagdouri and Douglas Oard
  • Large-Scale Goodness Polarity Lexicons for Community Question Answering
    Todor Mihaylov, Daniel Balchev, Yasen Kiprov and Preslav Nakov
  • Neural Language Model for Query Auto-Completion
    Dae Hoon Park and Rikio Chiba
  • Twi‚tter Advertisement Outreach: Learning the Role of Aesthetics
    Avikalp Srivastava, Madhav Datt, Jaikrishna Chaparala, Shubham Mangla and Priyadarshi Patnaik
  • Seasonal Web Search Query Selection for Influenza Like Illness (ILI) Prediction
    Niels Dalum Hansen, Kåre Mølbak, Ingemar J. Cox and Christina Lioma
  • Axiomatic Analysis to Model Term Discrimination Heuristic and Query Length
    Mozhdeh Ariannezhad, Ali Montazeralghaem, Hamed Zamani and Azadeh Shakery
  • Timestamping Entities using Contextual Information
    Adam Jatowt, Daisuke Kawai and Katsumi Tanaka
  • On the Use of an Intermediate Class in Boolean Crowdsourced Relevance Annotations for Learning to Rank Comments}
    Giovanni Da San Martino, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Simone Filice and Alessandro Moschitti
  • Semantically Enriched Markov Random Field Retrieval Model
    Saeid Balaneshinkordan and Alexander Kotov
  • Experiments with Neural Network Models for Ranking Short Text Pairs
    Jinfeng Rao, Hua He and Jimmy Lin
  • Luandri: a Clean Lua Interface to the Indri Search Engine
    Bhaskar Mitra, Fernando Diaz and Nick Craswell
  • Finally, a Downloadable Test Collection of Tweets
    Royal Sequiera and Jimmy Lin
  • Cookpad Image Dataset: An Image Collection as Infrastructure for Food Research
    Jun Harashima, Yuichiro Someya and Yohei Kikuta
  • SogouT-16: A New Web Corpus to Embrace IR Research
    Cheng Luo, Yukun Zheng, Yiqun Liu, Jingfang Xu, Min Zhang and Shaoping Ma
  • A Test Collection for Evaluating Retrieval of Studies for Inclusion in Systematic Reviews
    Harrisen Scells, Guido Zuccon, Bevan Koopman, Anthony Deacon and Shlomo Geva
  • One Million Posts: A Data Set of German Online Discussions
    Dietmar Schabus, Marcin Skowron and Martin Trapp
  • KASANDR: A Large-Scale Dataset with Implicit Feedback for Recommendation
    Sumit Sidana, Charlotte Laclau, Massih-Reza Amini, Gilles Vandelle and André Bois-Crettez
  • A Collection for Detecting Triggers of Sentiment Spikes
    Anastasia Giachanou, Ida Mele and Fabio Crestani
  • AIR: Reinvigorating the use of Lucene for IR Research
    Peilin Yang, Jimmy Lin and Hui Fang
  • A Stream-based Resource for Multi-Dimensional Evaluation of Recommender Algorithms
    Benjamin Kille, Andreas Lommatzsch, Frank Hopfgartner and Martha Larson
  • A Large-Scale Query Spelling Correction Corpus
    Matthias Hagen, Martin Potthast, Marcel Gohsen, Anja Rathgeber and Benno Stein
  • DBpedia-Entity v2: A Test Collection for Entity Search
    Faegheh Hasibi, Fedor Nikolaev, Chenyan Xiong, Krisztian Balog, Svein Erik Bratsberg, Alexander Kotov and Jamie Callan
  • A Cross-Platform Collection for Contextual Suggestion
    Mohammad Alian Nejadi, Ida Mele and Fabio Crestani
  • RELink: A Research Framework and Test Collection for Entity-Relationship Retrieval
    Pedro Saleiro, Natasa Milic-Frayling, Eduarda Mendes Rodrigues and Carlos Soares

Demonstration Papers

  • Computing Web-scale Topic Models using an Asynchronous Parameter Server
    Rolf Jagerman, Carsten Eickhoff and Maarten de Rijke
  • A Task-oriented Search Engine for Evidence-based Medicine
    Bevan Koopman, Guido Zuccon and Jack Russell
  • ASTERIX: Ambiguity and Missing Element-Aware XML Keyword Search Engine
    Ba Quan Truong, Sourav S Bhowmick, Curtis Dyreson and Hong Jing Khok
  • TOTEM: Personal Tweets Summarization on Mobile Devices
    Jin Yao Chin, Sourav S Bhowmick and Adam Jatowt
  • Smart Media Generation System for Broadcasting Contents
    Jeong-Woo Son, Wonjoo Park, Sang-Yun Lee, Jinwoo Kim and Sun-Joong Kim
  • RankEval: An Evaluation and Analysis Framework for Learning-to-Rank Solutions
    Claudio Lucchese, Cristina Ioana Muntean, Franco Maria Nardini, Raffaele Perego and Salvatore Trani
  • Event Detection on Curated Tweet Streams
    Nimesh Ghelani, Salman Mohammed, Shine Wang and Jimmy Lin
  • Social Media Image Recognition for Food Trend Analysis
    Giuseppe Amato, Paolo Bolettieri, Vinicius Cezar Monteiro de Lira, Cristina Ioana Muntean, Raffaele Perego and Chiara Renso
  • Teaching the Information Retrieval Process Using a Web-Based Environment and Game Mechanics
    Thomas Wilhelm-Stein, Stefan Kahl and Maximilian Eibl
  • Seeing Bot
    Yingwei Pan, Zhaofan Qiu, Ting Yao, Houqiang Li and Tao Mei
  • EvALL: Open Access Evaluation for Information Access Systems
    Enrique Amigó, Jorge Carrillo de Albornoz, Mario Almagro, Julio Gonzalo, Javier Rodríguez-Vidal and Felisa Verdejo
  • Visual Pool: A Tool to Visualize and Interact with the Pooling Method
    Aldo Lipani, Mihai Lupu and Allan Hanbury
  • LSTM vs. BM25 for Open-domain QA: A Hands-on Comparison of Effectiveness and Efficiency
    Sosuke Kato, Riku Togashi, Hideyuki Maeda, Sumio Fujita and Tetsuya Sakai
  • ReviewMiner: An Aspect-based Review Analytics System
    Hongning Wang and Derek Wu
  • Nordlys: A Toolkit for Entity-Oriented and Semantic Search
    Faegheh Hasibi, Krisztian Balog, Dario Garigliotti and Shuo Zhang
  • BioNex: A System For Biomedical News Event Exploration
    Patrick Ernst, Arunav Mishra, Avishek Anand and Vinay Setty
  • Pro-active Information Retrieval via Screen Surveillance
    Vuong Tung, Tuukka Ruotsalo and Giulio Jacucci

Doctoral Consortium

  • Health Misinformation in Search and Social Media
    Amira Ghenai
  • Managing Tail Latencies in Large Scale IR Systems
    Joel Mackenzie
  • Relevance judgements: preferences, scores and ties
    Ziying Yang
  • Multi-dimensional Formula Feature Modeling for Mathematical Information Retrieval
    Ke Yuan
  • Searchbots: Using Chatbots in Collaborative Information-seeking Tasks
    Sandeep Avula
  • Dynamic Personalized Ranking of Facets for Exploratory Search
    Esraa Ali
  • Modelling Valuable Topics with Trends among Communities on Social Media Networks
    Anjie Fang
  • Utilizing Online Social Media for Disaster Relief: Practical Challenges in Retrieval
    Moumita Basu
  • Deep Collaborative Filtering Approaches for Context-Aware Venue Recommendation
    Jarana Manotumruksa