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Workshop Schedule

SocInf 2017 will take place during the afternoon of August 19 in RMIT University Building 80 (also known as SAB or Swanston Academic Building)

Room assigned: 80.03.15

Address: 445 Swanston Street , Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 

Detailed Schedule

14:00 – 14:15 Welcome

14:15 – 15:20 Keynote: Measuring and Modeling Popularity in Social Media (Dr. Lexing Xie)

Paper Session 1

15:20 – 15:40 Influence Maximization with an Unknown Network by Exploiting Community Structure
                     Bryan Wilder, Nicole Immorlica, Eric Rice and Milind Tambe

15:40 – 16:00 Explanation Systems for Influential Maximization Algorithms
                     Amulya Yadav, Aida Rahmattalabi, Ece Kamar, Phebe Vayanos, Milind Tambe and Venil
                     Loyd Noronha

16.00 – 16.30 Coffee break

Paper Session 2

16:30 – 16:50 Heuristic Algorithms for Influence Maximization in Partially Observable Social Networks
                     Sebastian Stein, Soheil Eshghi, Setareh Maghsudi, Leandros Tassiulas, Rachel Bellamy and
                     Nicholas Jennings

16:50 – 17:10 Identifying Influential Users’ Professions via the Microblogs They Forward
                     Yuan Wang, Hangyu Mao, and Zhen Xiao

17:10 – 17:30 A Distributed Approach for the Analysis of Discussions in Twitter
                    Teresa Alsinet, Josep Argelich, Ramon Bejar, Jordi Planes, Joel Cimeli and Cristian Sanahuja

17:30 – 17:50 A Preliminary Approach for Modeling the Energy Efficiency for K-Means Clustering
                     Applications in Data Centers
                     Da Qi Ren, Jianhuan Wen and Zhenya Li.

18.00: End of the workshop’s day


For your convenience, you can download the workshop schedule in PDF format below.

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Virginia Yannibelli,
Aug 2, 2017, 9:13 AM