2nd International Workshop on Social Recommender Systems

In conjunction with CSCW 2011, March 19-23, Hangzhou, China


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Workshop Program

March 19 (Saturday)

8:45-9:00 - Opening
9:00 - 9:30 Introduction

9:30-10:30 - Keynote Presentation 1

Building Social Recommenders for Delicious and Twitter
Ed H. CHI (Google)

10:30-11:00 - Coffee Break

11:00-11:40 - Paper Session I (New recommender applications in social web)

A Federated Search and Social Recommendation Widget (long) (15 minutes)
Sten Govaerts, Sandy El Helou, Erik Duval, Denis Gillet

Interplay between Social Selection and Social Influence on Physical Proximity in Friendship Formation (long) (15 minutes)
Hao Wang, Alvin Chin, Hao Wang

NewsCube2.0: An Exploratory Design of a Social News Website for Media Bias Mitigation (short) (10 minutes)
Souneil Park, Minsam Ko, Jungwoo Kim, Ho-Jin Choi, Junehwa Song

11:40-12:30 - Paper Session II (Social tagging)

Social Tagging for Personalized Location-Based Services (long) (15 minutes)
C. Biancalana, F. Gasparetti, A. Micarelli, G. Sansonetti

Personalized Tag Recommendation Using Social Contacts (long) (15 minutes)
Jun Hu, Bing Wang, Zhaowen Tao

Incremental Tag-Aware User Profile Building to Augment Item Recommendations (short) (10 minutes)
Ho Keung Tsoi, Li Chen

User-Adaptive Photo Tag Recommendation Employing Social Networks (short) (10 minutes)
Devi Archana Paladugu, Zheshen Wang, Baoxin Li

12:30 - 14:30 - Lunch

14:30-15:30 - Keynote Presentation 2

Recommending from Actions, not Content: NEw Approaches in Social Recommendations
by David Ayman Shamma (Yahoo! Research)

15:30 - 16:05 - Paper Session III (Improvement and evaluation on social recommenders)

Anatomy of a Collaborative Search Engine (long) (15 minutes)
Jingyu Sun, Xueli Yu, Ning Zhong

Improving Social Recommendations Through Privacy-Awareness (short) (10 minues)
Alexander Korth, Andreas Nšurnberger

Evaluating the Effects of Trustworthiness and Preference in Recommender Systems (short) (10 minutes)
Da-Cheng Nie, Zi-Ke Zhang, Jun-Lin Zhou, Yan Fu

16:05 - 16:30 Coffee Break

16:30 - 18:00- Breakout Discussions in Groups

18:00 - Closing


2nd International Workshop on Social Recommender Systems