Professional Activities

Membership

  • ACM (Association for Computing Machinery), Senior Member
  • Vice Chair of ACM HK Chapter, 2009-2013

Journal Editor or Distinguished Reviewer

Conference Organization

Program Committee Member

  • 2018 International World Wide Web Conference (WWW’18)
  • 2018 ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’18)
  • 2017 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’17) (Senior PC Committee)
  • RecSys’17 Joint Workshop on Interfaces and Human Decision Making for Recommender Systems (IntRS’17)
  • 2017 25th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’17)
  • 2017 11th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM’17)
  • RecSys’16 Joint Workshop on Interfaces and Human Decision Making for Recommender Systems (IntRS’16)
  • 2016 RecSys Workshop on Emotions and Personality in Personalized Systems (EMPIRE’16)
  • 1st International Workshop on Surprise, Opposition, and Obstruction in Adaptive and Personalized Systems (SOAP’16), in conjunction with UMAP 2016
  • 2016 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’16) (Senior PC Committee)
  • 2016 17th International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies (EC-Web’16)
  • 2016 24th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’16), Doctoral Consortium
  • 2016 24th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’16)
  • 2015 RecSys Workshop on Emotions and Personality in Personalized Services (EMPIRE’15)
  • 1st International Workshop on Mobile Data Mining & Human Mobility Computing, in conjunction with ICDM 2015
  • IJCAI 2015 Joint Workshop on Constraints and Preferences for Configuration and Recommendation and Intelligent Techniques for Web Personalization
  • 2015 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI’15), Doctoral Consortium
  • 2015 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’15) (Senior PC Committee)
  • 2015 23rd Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’15)
  • RecSys’14 Joint Workshop on Interfaces and Human Decision Making for Recommender Systems (IntRS’14)
  • 2014 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’14) (Senior PC Committee)
  • 2014 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM’14)
  • 2014 22nd Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’14), Doctoral Consortium
  • 2014 UMAP Workshop on Emotions and Personality in Personalized Services (EMPIRE’14)
  • 2014 8th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM’14)
  • 2014 International World Wide Web Conference (WWW’14)
  • 2014 ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM’14), Workshop Proposal Review
  • 2013 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’13) (Senior PC Committee)
  • 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM’13)
  • 2013 UMAP Workshop on Emotions and Personality in Personalized Services (EMPIRE’13)
  • 2013 21st Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’13), Doctoral Consortium
  • 2013 23rd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI’13)
  • 2013 ACM WSDM Workshop on Context-Awareness in Retrieval and Recommendation (CaRR’13)
  • ACM SAC 2013 Track on Recommender Systems: Theory and Applications (Senior PC member)
  • ACM RecSys 2012 Workshop on Interfaces for Recommender Systems (InterfaceRS’12)
  • ACM RecSys 2012 Workshop on Human Decision Making in Recommender Systems (Decisions@RecSys’12)
  • ECAI 2012 6th Multidisciplinary Workshop on Advances in Preference Handling (M-PREF’12)
  • ACM SIGKDD 2012 International Workshop on Context Discovery and Data Mining (ContextDD’12)
  • 2012 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys’12)
  • 2012 International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization (UMAP’12)
  • 2012 ACM IUI Workshop on Context-Awareness in Retrieval and Recommendation (CaRR’12)
  • 2012 8th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST’12)
  • 2012 International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM’12) (as Meta-Reviewer)
  • 2012 ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium (IHI’12)
  • 2011 IEEE CPSCom Workshop on Sensing, Networking, and Computing with Smartphones (PhoneCom’11)
  • 2011 ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM’11)
  • 2011 IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE’11)
  • 2011 ACM RecSys Workshop on Human Decision Making in Recommender Systems
  • 2011 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys’11)
  • 2011 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’11), Special Interest Groups
  • 2011 DASFAA Workshop on Social Networks and Social Media Mining on the Web (SNSMW’11)
  • 2011 ACM IUI Workshop on Context-Awareness in Retrieval and Recommendation (CaRR’11)
  • 2011 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’11)
  • 2011 International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM’11)
  • 2010 International Conference on Active Media Technology and Brain Informatics (AMT-BI’10)
  • 2010 ACM RecSys Workshop on Context-Aware Movie Recommendation
  • 2010 ECAI Workshop on Explanation-Aware Computing (ExaCt’10)
  • 2010 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys’10)
  • 2010 International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization (UMAP’10)
  • 2010 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’10)
  • 2009 International Conference on Active Media Technology and Brain Informatics (AMT-BI’09)
  • 2009 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys’09)
  • 2009 ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (ACM EC’09)
  • 2009 IJCAI Workshop on Explanation-Aware Computing (ExaCt’09)
  • 2009 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’09)

Invited Reviewer

  • ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TIIS), since 2011
  • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST), 2017, 2013
  • The Journal of Web Science, 2016
  • IxD&A Journal, focus section on “Emotions and Personality in Personalized Systems”, 2016
  • Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 2016
  • Neurocomputing, 2016
  • 2016 19th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW’16)
  • Recommender Systems Handbook, 2nd Edition, 2014
  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 2014
  • User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction Journal (UMUAI), since 2014
  • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST), Special Issue on Recommender System Benchmarking, 2014
  • Knowledge-Based Systems Journal, since 2014
  • 2014 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’14)
  • IEEE Intelligent Systems, 2013
  • ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), 2013
  • Journal of Intelligent Information Systems (JIIS), 2013
  • ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD), 2012
  • 2013 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’13)
  • 2013 ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’13)
  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 2012
  • Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology, 2012
  • User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction Journal (UMUAI), 2012
  • IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2012
  • Information Sciences: An International Journal, 2011
  • Springer World Wide Web Journal, 2011
  • ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems, Special Issue on Eye Gaze in Intelligent Human-Machine Interaction, 2011
  • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, Special Issue on Context-Aware Movie Recommendation, 2011
  • Journal of Social Network Analysis and Mining, 2010, 2012
  • Expert Systems, the Journal of Knowledge Engineering, 2010, 2012
  • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, 2010
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics, 2010, 2012
  • 2010 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’10)
  • 2008 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI’08)
  • ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI), special issue on Data Mining for Understanding User Needs, 2008
  • 2008 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys’08)
  • International Journal of Electronic Commerce (IJEC), special issue on Recommender Systems, 2007
  • IEEE Intelligent Systems, special issue on Recommender Systems, 2007
  • 2007 International Conference on User Modeling (UM’07)

Talks

  • “Personality in Recommender Systems”, Keynote in 3rd Workshop on Emotions and Personality in Personalized Systems (EMPIRE’15), in conjunction with 9th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems, Vienna, Austria, September 19, 2015
  • “Critiquing-­based Recommender Systems and User Experiences”, Keynote in CCF Advanced Disciplines Lectures “Recommender Systems”, Beijing, China, Dec. 17-18, 2013 (Slides)
  • “Recommending Interest Groups to Social Media Users by Incorporating Heterogeneous Resources”, In 26th International Conference on Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications of Applied Intelligent Systems (IEA/AIE’13), Amsterdam, Netherlands, June 20, 2013
  • “Recommendation for New Users with Partial Preferences by Integrating Product Reviews with Static Specifications”, In 21st Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization (UMAP’13), Rome, Italy, June 11, 2013
  • “Critiquing for Group Recommenders in Mobile Social Network”, 2011 Nokia Academic Symposium, Beijing, China, November 15, 2011
  • “Users Decision Behavior in Recommender Interfaces: Impact of Layout Design”, In ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’11), Workshop on Human Decision Making in Recommender Systems, Chicago, USA, Oct. 27, 2011.
  • “Comparison of Model-Based Learning Methods for Feature-Level Opinion Mining”, In 2011 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI’11), Lyon, France, August 25, 2011
  • “Understanding Users for Building More Intelligent Recommender Systems”, Web Sciences Center, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, August 18, 2011
  • “Social Opinion based Recommender Systems”, Nokia Beijing Research Center, April 22, 2011
  • “Towards Three-Stage Recommender Support for Online Consumers: Implications from a User Study”, In 2010 International Conference on Web Information System Engineering (WISE’10), Hong Kong, China, December 14, 2010
  • “Empirical Study of Social Features’ Roles in Buyers’ Complex Decision Making”, In 2010 International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM’10), Odense, Denmark, August 9, 2010
  • “Organization-based Recommender Interface: Design and Experiments”, School of Information Sciences and Engineering, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China, April 9, 2010
  • “User Interface Issues in Preference-based Recommender Systems”, International WIC Institute, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China, June 27, 2009
  • “User Decision Improvement and Trust Building in Product Recommender Systems”, Department of Computer Science, Hong Kong Baptist University, November 10, 2008
  • “User Decision Improvement and Trust Building in Product Recommender Systems”, IBM China Research Laboratory, Beijing, China, September 11, 2008
  • Conference presentations: IUI’10, RecSys’09, RecSys’08, IUI’07, UM’07, IUI’06, AAAI’06 (poster), ICETE’05 workshop (see publications)