17th International World Wide Web Conference

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The following papers were presented at 17th International World Wide Web Conference (listed alphabetically):
  1. Efficient Similarity Joins for Near Duplicate Detection
  2. On Incremental Maintenance of 2-hop Labeling of Graphs
  3. Dynamic Cost-Per-Action Mechanisms and Applications to Online Advertising
  4. Service-Oriented Data Denormalization for Scalable Web Applications
  5. Modeling Online Reviews with Multi-grain Topic Models
  6. Efficient Multi-keyword Search over P2P Web
  7. Ranking Refinement and Its Application to Information Retrieval
  8. RESTful Web Services vs. Big Web Services: Making the Right Architectural Decision
  9. Analyzing Search Engine Advertising: Sponsored Search and Cross-Selling in Electronic Markets
  10. Organizing the Unorganized -- Employing IT to Empower the Under-privileged
  11. Learning to Classify Short and Sparse Text & Web with Hidden Topics from Large-scale Data Collections
  12. Computing Minimum Cost Diagnoses to Repair Populated DL-based Ontologies
  13. Modeling Anchor Text and Classifying Queries to Enhance Web Document Retrieval
  14. Extending the Compatibility Notion for Abstract WS-BPEL Processes
  15. Statistical analysis of the social network and discussion threads in Slashdot
  16. Characterizing Typical and Atypical User Sessions in Clickstreams
  17. Value-Driven Design for "Infosuasive" Web Applications
  18. Privacy-Enhanced Sharing of Personal Content on the Web
  19. Learning Deterministic Regular Expressions for the Inference of Schemas from XML Data
  20. Flickr Tag Recommendation based on Collective Knowledge
  21. How People Use the Web on Mobile Devices
  22. FacetNet: A Framework for Analyzing Communities and Their Evolutions in Dynamic Networks
  23. Better Abstractions for Secure Server-Side Scripting
  24. Yes, There is a Correlation - From Social Networks to Personal Behavior on the Web
  25. SMash: Secure Component Model for Cross-Domain Mashups on Unmodified Browsers
  26. Towards a Global Schema for Web Entities
  27. Non-Intrusive Monitoring and Service Adaption for WS-BPEL
  28. Substructure similarity measurement in chinese recipes
  29. Learning to Rank Relational Objects and Its Application to Web Search
  30. SewNet - A Framework for Creating Services utilizing Telecom Functionality
  31. Diverse and Representative Image Search Results for Landmarks
  32. Investigating Web Services on the World Wide Web: An Empirical Study
  33. SewNet - A Framework for Creating Services utilizing Telecom Functionality
  34. Action Science Approach to Context-Aware Personalized Housing Services using Web 2.0 Mapping Tools- A Nonprofit Case Implementation
  35. Web video topic discovery and tracking via bipartite graph reinforcement model
  36. Why Web 2.0 is Good for Learning and for Research: Principles and Prototypes
  37. Structured Objects in OWL: Representation and Reasoning
  38. Improving Relevance Judgment of Web Search Results with Image Excerpts
  39. SPARQL Basic Graph Pattern Optimization Using Selectivity Estimation
  40. iRobot: An Intelligent Crawler for Web Forums
  41. Automatic Online News Issue Construction in Web Environment
  42. Planetary-Scale Views on a Large Instant-Messaging Network
  43. Scalable Querying Services over Fuzzy Ontologies
  44. Learning Transportation Mode from Raw GPS Data for Geographic Applications on the Web
  45. Wiki Content Templating for (lowercase) semantic web
  46. Lock-Free Consistency Control for Web 2.0 Applications
  47. Mining, Indexing, and Searching for Textual Chemical Molecule Information on the Web
  48. PageRank for Image Search
  49. Query-Sets: Using Implicit Feedback and Query Patterns to Organize Web Documents
  50. Matching Independent Global Constraints for Composite Web Services
  51. ForceHTTPS Cookies: A Defense Against Eavesdropping and Pharming
  52. A Comparative Analysis of Web and Peer-to-Peer Traffic
  53. Enhanced Hierarchical Classification via Isotonic Smoothing
  54. Networked Graphs: A Declarative Mechanism for SPARQL Rules, SPARQL Views and RDF Data Integration on the Web
  55. Visual Elements in Blind Navigation
  56. Community structure in real graphs: the ''negative dimensionality'' paradox
  57. FloatCascade Learning for Fast Imbalanced Web Mining
  58. Unsupervised Query Segmentation using Generative Language Models and Wikipedia
  59. Recrawl Scheduling Based on Information Longevity
  60. Scaling RDF with Time
  61. Querying for Meta Knowledge
  62. Performance of Compressed Inverted List Caching in Search Engines
  63. A graph-theoretic approach to webpage segmentation
  64. Video Suggestion and Discovery for YouTube: Taking Random Walks Through the View Graph
  65. KeySurf: A character controlled browser for people with physical disabilities
  66. Online Learning from Click Data for Sponsored Search
  67. Tag-based Social Interest Discovery
  68. Organizing and Sharing Distributed Personal Web-Service Data
  69. Supporting Anonymous Location Queries in Mobile Environments with PrivacyGrid
  70. Trust-based recommendation systems: an axiomatic approach
  71. Hidden Sentiment Association in Chinese Web Opinion Mining
  72. Externalities in Online Advertising
  73. Detecting Image Spam using Visual Features and Near Duplicate Detection
  74. Recommending Questions Using the MDL-based Tree Cut Model
  75. A combinatorial allocation mechanism with penalties for banner advertising
  76. Contextual Advertising by Combining Relevance with Click Feedback
  77. Opinion Integration Through Semisupervised Topic Modeling
  78. Utility-driven Load Shedding for XML Stream Processing
  79. Can chinese web pages be classified with english data source?
  80. XML Data Dissemination using Automata on top of Structured Overlays
  81. Anycast CDNs Revisited
  82. Personalized Web Exploration with Task Models
  83. Mining the Search Trails of Surfing Crowds: Identifying Relevant Websites From User Activity
  84. Finding the Right Facts in the Crowd: Factoid Question Answering over Social Media
  85. Topic Modeling with Network Regularization
  86. Personalized Interactive Faceted Search
  87. Wishful Search: Interactive Composition of Data Mashups
  88. Optimal Marketing Strategies over Social Networks
  89. Spatial Variation in Search Engine Queries
  90. Genealogical Trees on the Web: A Search Engine User Perspective
  91. SessionLock: Securing Web Sessions against Eavesdropping
  92. Automatically Refining the Wikipedia Ontology
  93. Everyone Knows Something: Examining Knowledge Sharing on Yahoo Answers
  94. deciphering Mobile Search Patterns: A Study of Yahoo! Mobile Search Queries
  95. Learning Multiple Graphs for Document Recommendations
  96. Online Auctions Efficiency: A Survey of eBay Auctions
  97. Exploring Social Annotations for Information Retrieval
  98. IRLbot: Scaling to 6 Billion Pages and Beyond
  99. Secure or insure? A game-theoretic analysis of information security games
  100. DTWiki: A Disconnection and Intermittency Tolerant Wiki
  101. Efficient Evaluation of Generalized Path Pattern Queries on XML Data
  102. CompoWeb: A Component-Oriented Web Architecture
  103. Graph Theoretical Framework for Simultaneously Integrating Visual and Textual Features for Efficient Web Image Clustering
  104. Using the Wisdom of the Crowds for Keyword Generation

The following people were involved in 17th International World Wide Web Conference: Greg Aaron, Kannan Achan, Mark Ackerman, Lada Adamic, Ben Adida, Deepak Agarwal, Sheetal Agarwal, Eugene Agichtein, Rakesh Agrawal, Jae-wook Ahn, Eyhab Al-Masri, Virgilio Almeida, Mohamed Aly, Hussein Alzoubi, Reid Andersen, Martin Arlitt, Beijing Beihang Assets, Lars Backstrom, Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Eytan Bakshy, Shumeet Baluja, Bhuvan Bamba, Adam Barth, Naimul Basher, David G. Belanger, Michael Benedikt, Tim Berners-Lee, Abraham Bernstein, Elisa Bertino, Geert Jan Bex, Sumeer Bhola, Jiang Bian, Mikhail Bilenko, Davide Bolchini, Alvaro Bolivar, Susanne Boll, Piero Bonatti, Kerstin Borau, Christian Borgs, Katharine Bostik, Eric Bouillet, Ramadhana Bramandia, Eric Brewer, Andrei Broder, Peter Brusilovsky, Deng Cai, Rui Cai, Yunbo Cao, Marco Casassa-Mont, Deepayan Chakrabarti, Dipanjan Chakraborty, Ajay Chander, Ed Chang, Edward Chang, William Chang, Yao-Jen Chang, Suresh Chari, Jennifer Chayes, Hanhua Chen, Lei Chen, Robin Chen, Cherie Cheung, Chi-Hung Chi, Yun Chi, Byron Choi, Junghoo Cho, Nicolas Christin, John Chuang, Edmon Chung, Massimiliano Ciaramita, Yanqing Cui, Wenyuan Dai, Theodore Dalamagas, Anirban Dasgupta, Marc Davis, Jiang Dejun, Ming Dong, Sivakumar D, Huizhong Duan, Bowei Du, Jianfeng Du, Schahram Dustdar, Zongxia Du, Uriel Feige, Min Feng, Abraham Flaxman, Marie-Claire Forgue, Juliana Freire, Atsushi Fujii, Ariel Fuxman, Martin Gaedke, Franca Garzotto, Roxana Geambasu, Wouter Gelade, Anindya Ghose, Arpita Ghosh, Joydeep Ghosh, C. Lee Giles, Nalaka Gooneratne, Richard Gowen, Sunil Goyal, Jonathan Grady, Bernardo Cuenca Grau, Steven D. Gribble, Jens Grossklags, R. Guha, Ning Gu, Honglei Guo, Lei Guo, Rui Guo, Zhili Guo, Manish Gupta, Vicenç Gómez, Foad Hamidi, Alan Hanjalic, Vicki Hanson, Simon Harper, Jason Hartline, Daqing He, Ivan Herman, Hsiao-Wuen Hon, Susumu Horiguchi, Eric Horvitz, Kartik Hosanagar, Hsin-Yu Hsu, Jinpeng Huai, Chunming Hu, Wenyan Hu, Renato Iannella, Nicole Immorlica, Hiroshi Inamura, Angelo Di Iorio, Collin Jackson, Rittwik Jana, Caroline Jay, Yun Jiang, Yushi Jing, Hai Jin, Rong Jin, Ajita John, Vanja Josifovski, Lalana Kagal, Adam Kalai, Andreas Kaltenbrunner, Zoi Kaoudi, Lyndon Kennedy, Srinivasan Keshav, Frederik De Keukelaere, Christoph Kiefer, Irwin King, Masaru Kitsuregawa, Jon Kleinberg, Jonathan Koren, Jeff Korn, Manolis Koubarakis, Arun Kumar, Ravi Kumar, Shankar Kumar, Dieter König, Wei Lai, Kevin Lang, Hsin-Tsang Lee, Kai-Fu Lee, Seungjoon Lee, Wang-Chien Lee, Ronny Lempel, Derek Leonard, Jure Leskovec, Henry M. Levy, Hang Li, Jianzhong Li, Jie Li, Kin Fun Li, Na Li, Chin-Yew Lin, Xiao Ling, Xuemin Lin, Yu-Ru Lin, Qi Li, Qing Li, Like Liu, Ling Liu, Tie-Yan Liu, Xue Liu, Yandong Liu, Yi-Ming Liu, Yunhao Liu, Zhen Liu, Nigel Livingston, Xiaoming Li, Xin Li, Ying Li, Zhiwei Li, Dmitri Loguinov, Niels Lohmann, Xiaohui Long, Heng Luo, Yue Lu, Vicente López, Yoelle Maarek, Farzin Maghoul, Aniket Mahanti, Anirban Mahanti, Mohammad Mahdian, Qusay Mahmoud, Michael Mahoney, Paul Mangles, Murali Mani, Mohammad Mannan, Shaoping Ma, Wei-Ying Ma, Ryan McDonald, Bhaskar Mehta, Hong Mei, Qiaozhu Mei, Kobus van der Merwe, Iris Miliaraki, John Miller, Vahab Mirrokni, Prasenjit Mitra, Sumit Mittal, Riichiro Mizoguchi, Oliver Moser, Simon Moser, Alexander Moshchuk, Boris Motik, Sougata Mukherjea, Vanessa Murdock, Mor Naaman, Frank Nack, Amit A. Nanavati, Saurabh Nangia, Hamid Nazerzadeh, Frank Neven, Le-Minh Nguyen, Wee Kong Ng, Zaiqing Nie, Lionel Ni, Jasmine Novak, Christopher Olston, Ken Ong, Paul van Oorschot, Aimin Pan, Sandeep Pandey, Jeff Z. Pan, Paolo Paolini, Han Woo Park, Cesare Pautasso, Jan Pedersen, Fuchun Peng, David Pennock, Alvaro Pereira, Peter Pesti, Xuan-Hieu Phan, Guillaume Pierre, Vassilis Plachouras, Barbara Poblete, Irene Pollach, Andrea Pugliese, Kunal Punera, Tao Qin, Michael Rabinovich, Nitendra Rajput, Rod Rasmussen, Deepak Ravichandran, Manjeet Rege, Dave Reynolds, Anton Riabov, Matthew Richardson, Thomas Roessler, Florian Rosenberg, Virpi Roto, Liyun Ru, Elke Rundensteiner, Amin Saberi, Narayanan Sadagopan, Ulrike Sattler, Simon Schenk, Bernhard Schueler, Daniel Schwabe, Andy Seaborne, Doree Seligmann, Timos Sellis, Igor Serikov, Rohan Seth, David Shamma, Jayavel Shanmugasundaram, Ruimin Shen, Yi-Dong Shen, Sicong Shou, Harry Shum, Borkur Sigurbjornsson, Parag Singla, Sergej Sizov, Aya Soffer, Bridge Song, Xiaodan Song, Stefanos Souldatos, Leo Spalteholz, Oliver Spatscheck, Steffen Staab, Christian Stahl, Giorgos Stamou, Maarten Van Steen, Michael Steiner, Robert Stevens, Markus Stocker, Giorgos Stoilos, V.S. Subrahmanian, Lakshminarayanan Subramanian, Torsten Suel, Bingjun Sun, Hari Sundaram, Mukund Sundararajan, Qi Su, Zhong Su, Bin Swen, Bin Tan, Xiaohong Tan, Zahir Tari, Stuart Taylor, Moshe Tennenholtz, Tran Duc Thanh, Dimitri Theodoratos, Edward Thomas, Ivan Titov, Andrew Tomkins, Adrain Tripp, Panayiotis Tsaparas, Belle Tseng, Octavian Udrea, Carsten Ullrich, Hamed Valizadegan, Stijn Vansummeren, Fabio Vitali, Rakesh Vohra, Dan Wallach, Canhui Wang, Chun-Song Wang, De-Sheng Wang, Hai-Xun Wang, Helen Wang, Liping Wang, Long-Hao Wang, Ting Wang, Tsen-Yung Wang, Wei Wang, Xueying Wang, Yida Wang, Mingzhu Wei, Zhou Wei, Daniel Weld, Ji-Rong Wen, Bebo White, Ryen White, Hugh Williams, Carey Williamson, Karsten Wolf, Fei Wu, Xian Wu, Xiaoying Wu, Chuan Xiao, Xing Xie, Wen-Ying Xiong, Bin Xu, Gui-Rong Xue, Xinying Xu, Jay Yagnik, Jiang-Ming Yang, Qiang Yang, Sha Yang, Conglei Yao, Yeliz Yesilada, Jeonghee Yi, Sachiko Yoshihama, Dachuan Yu, Jeffrey Xu Yu, Kai Yu, Yong Yu, Yongjian Yu, Stefano Zacchiroli, Hugo Zaragoza, Hongyuan Zha, ChengXiang Zhai, Duo Zhang, Jiangong Zhang, Jun Zhang, Lei Zhang, Li Zhang, Min Zhang, Qi-Wei Zhang, Xiaodong Zhang, Xiaoxun Zhang, Xu-Dong Zhang, Yi Zhang, Yihong (Eric) Zhao, Shuyi Zheng, Yu Zheng, Bosheng Zhou, Ding Zhou, Bin Zhu, Shenghuo Zhu, Olaf Zimmermann, Nivio Ziviani, Roelof van Zwol

The following workshops took place at 17th International World Wide Web Conference: