Wednesday, 2:00 – 3:30 PM

Classification-Enhanced Ranking [PDF]
Paul N. Bennett, Krysta Svore, Susan Dumais

Ranking Specialization for Web Search: A Divide-and-Conquer Approach by
Using Topical RankSVM

Jiang Bian, Xin Li, Fan Li, Zhaohui Zheng, Hongyuan Zha

Generalized Distances between Rankings
Ravi Kumar, Sergei Vassilvitskii

Predicting Positive and Negative Links in Online Social Networks [PDF]
Jure Leskovec, Daniel Huttenlocher, Jon Kleinberg

Empirical Comparison of Algorithms for Network Community Detection
Jure Leskovec, Kevin Lang, Michael Mahoney [PDF]

Modeling Relationship Strength in Online Social Network [PDF]
Rongjing Xiang, Jennifer Neville, Monica Rogati

Collaborative Location and Activity Recommendations with GPS History Data [PDF]
Vincent W. Zheng, Yu Zheng, Xing Xie, Qiang Yang

Find Me If You Can: Improving Geographical Prediction with Social and Spatial Proximity [PDF]
Lars Backstrom, Eric Sun, Cameron Marlow

Equip Tourists with Knowledge Mined from Travelogues [PDF]
Qiang Hao, Rui Cai, Changhu Wang, Lei  Zhang

Wednesday, 4:00 – 5:30 PM

Beyond Position Bias: Examining Result Attractiveness as a Source of
Presentation Bias in Clickthrough Data
Yisong Yue, Hein Roehrig, Rajan Patel

Time is of the Essence: Improving Recency Ranking Using Twitter Data
Anlei Dong, Ruiqiang Zhang, Pranam Kolari, Bai Jing, Yi Chang, Fernando Diaz, Zhaohui Zheng, Hongyuan Zha

Visualizing Differences in Web Search Algorithms using the Expected Weighted
Hoeffding Distance
Mingxuan Sun. Guy Lebanon, Kevyn Collins-Thompson

Randomization Tests for Distinguishing Social Influence and Homophily Effects [PDF]
Jennifer Neville, Timothy La Fond

Exploiting Social Context for Review Quality Prediction [PDF]
Yue Lu, Panayiotis Tsaparas, Alex  Ntoulas, Livia  Polanyi

Context-aware Citation Recommendation [PDF]
Qi He, Jian Pei, Daniel Kifer, Prasenjit Mitra, C. Lee Giles

Cross-Domain Sentiment Classification via Spectral Feature Alignment [PDF]
Sinno Pan, Xiaochuan Ni, Jiantao Sun, Qiang Yang, Zheng Chen

Highlighting Disputed Claims on the Web [PDF]
Rob Ennals, Beth Trushkowsky and John Mark Agosta

Topic Initiator Detection on the World Wide Web [PDF]
Xin Jin, Scott Spangler, Rui Ma, Jiawei Han

Distributing Private Data in Challenged Network Environments [PDF]
Azarias Reda, Brian Noble, Yidnekachew Haile

Privacy Wizards for Social Networking Sites [PDF]
Lujun Fang, Kristen LeFevre

Reining in the Web with Content Security Policy
Sid Stamm, Brandon Sterne, Gervase Markham

Expressive Auctions for Externalities in Online Advertising [PDF]
Arpita Ghosh, Amin Sayedi

AdHeat: An Influence-based Diffusion Model for Propagating Hints to Match Ads
Hongji Bao, Ed Chang

Using Landing Pages for Sponsored Search Ad Selection [PDF]
Yejin Choi, Marcus Fontoura, Evgeniy Gabrilovich, Vanja Josifovski, Bo Pang, Mauricio Mediano

Thursday, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Selecting Skyline Services for QoS-based Web Service Composition [PDF]
Mohammad Alrifai, Dimitrios Skoutas, Thomas Risse

Automated Performance Assessment for Service-Oriented Middleware [PDF]
Domenico Bianculli, Walter Binder, Mauro Luigi Drago

Autonomous Resource Provisioning for Multi-Service Web Applications [PDF]
Dejun Jiang, Guillaume Pierre, Chihung Chi

Statistical Models of Music-listening Sessions in Social Media [PDF]
Elena Zheleva, John Guiver, Eduarda Mendes Rodrigues, Natasa Milic-Frayling

Unlocking the Semantics of Multimedia Presentations in the Web with the
Multimedia Metadata Ontology

Carsten Saathoff, Ansgar  Scherp

What are the Most Eye-Catching and Ear-Catching Features in the Video?
Implications for Video Summarization
Yaxiao Song, Gary Marchionini, Chi Young Oh

Actively Predicting Diverse Search Intent from User Browsing Behaviors
Zhicong Cheng, Bin Gao, Tie-Yan Liu

Exploiting Query Reformulations for Web Search Result Diversification
Rodrygo Santos, Craig Macdonald, Iadh  Ounis [PDF]

Diversifying Web Search Results [PDF]
Davood Rafiei, Krishna Bharat, Anand Shukla

b-Bit Minwise Hashing
Ping Li, Christian Konig

Max-Cover in Map-Reduce
Flavio Chierichetti, Ravi Kumar, Andrew Tomkins

Distributed Nonnegative Matrix Factorization for Web-Scale Dyadic
Data Analysis on MapRedduce
Chao Liu, Hung-chih Yang, Jinliang Fan, Li-Wei He, Yi-Min Wang

Thursday, 1:30 – 3:00 PM

LCA-based Selection for XML Document Collections [PDF]
Georgia Koloniari, Evaggelia Pitoura

Faceted Exploration of Image Search Results [PDF]
Roelof van Zwol, Börkur Sigurbjörnsson

Matrix “Bit”loaded: A scalable lightweight join query processor for RDF data [PDF]
Medha Atre, Vineet Chaoji, Mohammed Zaki, James Hendler

Money, Glory and Cheap Talk: Analyzing Strategic Behavior of Contestants in Simultaneous
Crowdsourcing Contests on
Nikolay Archak

Factorizing Personalized Markov Chains for Next-Basket Recommendation [PDF]
Steffen Rendle, Christoph Freudenthaler, Lars Schmidt-Thieme

A Contextual Bandit Approach to Personalized News Article Recommendation [PDF]
Lihong Li, Wei Chu, John Langford, Robert Schapire

Object Views: Fine-Grained Sharing in Browsers [PDF]
Leo Meyerovich, Adrienne Felt

Dynamic and Graphical Web Page Breakpoints [PDF]
John Barton, Jan Odvarko

Automated Object Persistence for JavaScript [PDF]
Brett Cannon, Eric Wohlstadter

Relational Duality: Unsupervised Extraction of Semantic Relations between Entities on the Web
Danushka Bollegala, Yutaka Matsuo, Mitsuru Ishizuka, Nguyen Duc

Automatic Extraction of Clickable Structured Web Contents for Name Entity Queries [PDF]
Xiaoxin Yin, Wenzhao Tan, Xiao Li, Yi-Chin Tu

A Scalable Machine Learning Approach for Semi-Structured Named Entity Recognition [PDF]
Utku Irmak, Reiner Kraft

Stochastic Models for Tabbed Browsing
Flavio Chierichetti, Ravi Kumar, Andrew Tomkins

A Characterization of Online Search Behavior [PDF]
Ravi Kumar, Andrew Tomkins

Tracking the random surfer: Empirically measured teleportation parameters in PageRank
David Gleich, Paul Constantine, Abraham Flaxman, Asela Gunawardana

Thursday, 3:30 – 5:00 PM

Fine-Grained Privilege Separation for Web Applications [PDF]
Akshay Krishnamurthy, Adrian Mettler, David Wagner

Malicious Interface Design:  Exploiting the User [PDF]
Gregory Conti, Edward Sobiesk

Detection and Analysis of Drive-by-Download Attacks and Malicious JavaScript Code [PDF]
Marco Cova, Christopher Kruegel, Giovanni Vigna

Scalable Techniques for Document Identifier Assignment in Inverted Indexes
Shuai Ding, Josh Attenberg, Torsten Suel

Sync Kit: A Persistent Client-Side Database Caching Toolkit for Data Intensive Websites [PDF]
Edward Benson, Adam Marcus, David Karger, Samuel Madden

A Refreshing Perspective of Search Engine Caching [PDF]
Berkant Barla Cambazoglu, Flavio Junqueira, Vassilis Plachouras, Scott Banachowski,
Baoqiu Cui, Swee Lim, Bill Bridge

A Comparison of Visual and Textual Page Previews in Judging the Helpfulness of Web Pages
Anne Aula, Rehan Khan, Peter Hong, Zhiwei Guan, Paul Fontes

The “Map Trap”? An evaluation of map versus text-based interfaces for location-based
mobile search services

Karen Church, Joachim Neumann, Mauro Cherubini, Nuria Oliver

Sketcha: A Captcha Based on Line Drawings of 3D Models [PDF]
Adam Finkelstein, Steven Ross, Alex Halderman

Liquid Query: Multi-domain Exploratory Search on the Web
Marco Brambilla, Alessandro Bozzon, Stefano Ceri, Piero Fraternali

Atomate It! End-user context-sensitive automation using heterogeneous information
sources on the Web

Max Van Kleek, Brennan Moore, Paul André, David Karger, mc schraefel

A Novel Traffic Analysis for Identifying Search Fields in the Long Tail of Web Sites [PDF]
George Forman, Evan Kirshenbaum, Shyamsundar Rajaram


Competing for Users’ Attention: On the Interplay between Organic and Sponsored Search Results [PDF]
Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, Andrei Broder, Evgeniy Gabrilovich, Vanja Josifovski, Bo Pang

Mining Advertiser-specific User Behavior Using Adfactors [PDF]
Nikolay Archak, Vahab Mirrokni, S Muthukrishnan

The Anatomy of an Ad: Structured Indexing and Retrieval for Sponsored Search [PDF]
Michael Bendersky, Evgeniy Gabrilovich, Vanja Josifovski, Donald  Metzler

Friday, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Regular Expressions Considered Harmful in Client-Side XSS Filters [PDF]
Daniel Bates, Adam Barth, Collin Jackson

The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Social Search Engine [PDF]
Damon Horowitz, Sepandar Kamvar

DSNotify: Handling Broken Links in the Web of Data [PDF]
Niko Popitsch, Bernhard Haslhofer

Sampling Community Structure
Arun Maiya, Tanya Berger-Wolf

Using a Model of Social Dynamics to Predict Popularity of News
Kristina Lerman, Tad Hogg

Measurement-calibrated Graph Models for Social Network Experiments [PDF]
Alessandra Sala, Lili Cao, Christo Wilson, Robert Zablit, Haitao Zheng, Ben Zhao


Exploring Web Scale Language Models for Search Query Processing [PDF]
Jian Huang, Jiangbo Miao, Xiaolong Li, Jianfeng Gao, Kuansan Wang

Building Taxonomy of Web Search Intents for Name Entity Queries [PDF]
Xiaoxin Yin, Sarthak Shah

Optimal Rare Query Suggestion With Implicit User Feedback [PDF]
Yang Song, Li-wei He

Friday, 1:30 – 3:00 PM


A Pattern Tree-based Approach to Learning URL Normalization Rules
Rui Cai, Lei Zhang

0-Cost Semisupervised Bot Detection for Search Engines
Hongwen Kang, Kuansan Wang, David Soukal, Fritz Behr, Zijian Zheng

CETR – Content Extraction via Tag Ratios [PDF]
Tim Weninger, William Hsu, Jiawei Han

Inferring Relevant Social Networks from Interpersonal Communication [PDF]
Munmun De Choudhury, Winter Mason, Jake Hofman, Duncan Watts

What is Twitter, a Social Network or a News Media? [PDF]
Haewoon Kwak, Changhyun Lee, Hosung Park, Sue Moon

Earthquake Shakes Twitter Users: Real-time Event Detection by Social Sensors [PDF]
Takeshi Sakaki, Makoto Okazaki, Yutaka Matsuo

Towards Natural Question Guided Search
Alexander Kotov, ChengXiang Zhai

A General Framework for Exploring Category Information for Question Retrieval in
Community Question Answer Archives

Xin Cao, Gao Cong, Bin Cui, Christian Jensen

Clustering Query Refinements by User Intent [PDF]
Eldar Sadikov, Jayant Madhavan, Lu Wang, Alon Halevy

Multi-modality in One-class Classification
Boris Chidlovskii, Matthijs Hovelynck

A Large Scale Active Learning System for Topical Categorization on the Web
Suju Rajan, Dragomir Yankov, Scott Gaffney, Adwait Ratnaparkhi

The Paths More Taken: Matching DOM Trees to Search Logs for Accurate Webpage Clustering [PDF]
Deepayan Chakrabarti, Rupesh Mehta

Do you want to take notes?  Identifying research missions in Yahoo! Search Pad [PDF]
Debora Donato, Francesco Bonchi, Tom Chi, Yoelle Maarek

How useful are your comments? Analyzing and Predicting YouTube Comments and Comment Ratings
Stefan Siersdorfer, Jose San Pedro, Sergiu Chelaru, Wolfgang Nejdl

Stop Thinking, Start Tagging: Tag Semantics Arise From Collaborative Verbosity [PDF]
Christian Körner, Dominik Benz, Markus Strohmaier, Andreas Hotho, Gerd Stumme

Friday, 3:30 – 5:00 PM

Redundancy Detection in Service-Oriented Systems
Peep Küngas, Marlon Dumas

Protocol-Aware Matching of Web Service Interfaces for Adapter Development
Hamid Motahari, GuangYuan Xu, Boualem Benatallah

Volunteer Computing: A Model of the Factors Determining Contribution to
Community-Based Scientific Research
Oded Nov, David Anderson, Ofer Arazy

Facetedpedia: Dynamic Generation of Query-Dependent Faceted Interfaces for Wikipedia [PDF]
Chengkai Li, Ning Yan, Senjuti  Roy, Lekhendro Lisham, Gautam Das

Ad-Hoc Object Retrieval in the Web of Data [PDF]
Jeffrey Pound, Peter Mika, Hugo Zaragoza

Towards Rich Query Interpretation: Back and Forth on Query Template Mining [PDF]
Govind Kabra, Kevin Chang, Ganesh Agarwal

Smart Caching for Web Browsers
Zhang Kaimin, Wang Lu, Pan Aimin, Zhu Bin

Fast and Parallel Webpage Layout [PDF]
Leo Meyerovich, Ras Bodik

Alhambra: A System for Creating, Enforcing and Testing Browser Security Policies [PDF]
Shuo Tang, Chris Grier, Onur Aciicmez, Sam King

Mind the Data Skew: Distributed Inferencing by Speeddating in Elastic Regions
Spyros Kotoulas, Eyal Oren, Frank van Harmelen

Data Summaries for On-demand Queries over Linked Data
Andreas Harth, Katja Hose, Marcel Karnstedt, Axel Polleres, Kai-Uwe Sattler, Jüregen Umbrich

Identification and Disambiguation of Graph-structured Concepts for Enterprise Search
Falk Brauer, Michael Huber, Gregor Hackenbroich, Ulf Leser, Felix Naumann, Wojciech Barczyński

Monitoring Algorithms for Negative Feedback Systems
Mark Sandler, S Muthukrishnan

Document Recommendation in Social Tagging Services
Ziyu Guan, Can Wang, Kun Yang, Jiajun Bu, Chun Chen, Deng Cai

Measurement and Analysis of an Online Content Voting Network:
A Case Study of Digg
Yingwu Zhu