SIGIR 2020 Doctoral Consortium Schedule

Sunday, July 26, 2020 (Time Zone: GMT+8)

FIRST DC SESSION

Moderator: Gabriella Kazai
Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm

Magdalena Kaiser - Incorporating User Feedback in Conversational Question Answering over Heterogeneous Web Sources

Yunqiu Shao - Towards Legal Case Retrieval

Lei Han - Every Penny Counts: On Increasing the Intrinsic Value of Crowdsourcing

Zuoxi Yang - Biomedical Information Retrieval Incorporating Knowledge Graph for Explainable Precision Medicine

Runjie Zhu - Bridging East and West: An Integration of TCM and Western Medicine in Medical Text Mining

BREAK (4:30pm-5:00pm)

SECOND DC SESSION

Moderator: Jialie Shen
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm

Paheli Bhattacharya - Legal Data Analytics: Developing Assistive Tools for Legal Practitioners

Qiang Zhang - Towards Evaluating Veracity of Textual Statements on the Web

Azin Ghazimatin - Explaining Recommendations in Heterogeneous Networks

Siwei Liu - Improving the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Graph NeuralRecommender Systems

Sebastian Hofstätter - End-to-End Contextualized Document Indexing and Retrieval with Neural Networks

BREAK (7:00pm-7:30pm)

THIRD DC SESSION

Moderator: Barbara Poblete
Time: 7:30pm-9:00pm

Valeriia Bolotova-Baranova - Multi-document answer generation for non-factoid questions

Ayme Arango - Language Agnostic Hate Speech Detection

Yanpeng Lin - User Modeling Towards Stateful Learning to Rank

Juglar Diaz Zamora - Spatio-temporal conditioned language models