Call for Papers
Invited Speakers
Accepted Papers
Past Workshops
Workshop Schedule

The workshop will take place over two days, including keynote speakers, short presentations showcasing accepted papers, a poster session, and a panel discussion.

Saturday, August 20, 2011
8:45 Opening remarks
9:00Mining Structured Data on the Web
Alon Halevy, Google Inc.
Invited Talk
10:00Coffee break
10:30The Physicists' Contribution to Clustering:  Modularity Maximization and Beyond
Michelle Girvan, University of Maryland
Invited Talk
11:25Latent Factor Models for Networks and Relational Arrays
Peter Hoff, Univeristy of Washington
Invited Talk
14:00Generating Similar Graphs from Spherical Features
Dalton Lunga and Sergey Kirshner
Paper presentation
14:20Integrating Logic Knowledge into Graph Regularization: an application to image tagging
Claudio Sacca, Michelangelo Diligenti, Marco Gori and Marco Maggini
Paper presentation
14:40Bayesian Optimal Active Search on Graphs
Roman Garnett, Yamuna Krishnamurthy, Donghan Wang, Jeff Schneider and Richard Mann
Paper presentation
15:00Coffee break
15:30Beyond link prediction and collaborative filtering: Learning to predict affinity
Charles Elkan, University of California, San Diego
Invited Talk
16:30Poster session
18:30End of day 1

Sunday, August 21, 2011
8:45Extracting insight from large networks: implications of small-scale and large-scale structure
Michael Mahoney, Stanford University
Invited Talk
9:40All-at-once Optimization for Coupled Matrix and Tensor Factorizations
Evrim Acar, Tamara Kolda and Daniel Dunlavy
Paper presentation
10:00Coffee break
10:30Networks spill the beans
Lada Adamic, University of Michigan
Invited Talk
11:25Adaptation of Graph-Based Semi-Supervised Methods to Large-Scale Text Data
Frank Lin and William W. Cohen
Paper presentation
11:45Graph Classification via Topological and Label Attributes
Geng Li, Murat Semerci, Bulent Yener and Mohammed Zaki
13:45Learning from Plane Graphs
Thomas Fannes and Jan Ramon
Paper presentation
14:05Efficient graph mining
Karsten Borgwardt, Max Planck Institute
Invited Talk
15:00Coffee break
15:30Learning Relationships Defined by Linear Combinations of Constrained Random Walks
William Cohen, Carnegie Melon University
Invited Talk
16:30Panel Discussion & Closing Remarks
17:30End of workshop