WWW2008 Workshops

Important Dates

Proposal Submission Deadline October 1, 2007
Proposal Notification November 1, 2007
Individual Workshop Submission Deadline TBD
Individual Workshop Notification TBD

WWW2008 workshops are intended to advance knowledge, research, development, and professional practice in new and emerging fields of Web activity, providing a more focused, in-depth, and interactive environment than is possible in a traditional conference session.

The goal for a workshop is to bring designers, developers, information architects, practitioners and researchers together to exchange ideas and experiences, establishing common ground in research areas or practical problems and resulting in new contacts, new opportunities for collaboration and new directions for future activity.

Final Workshop List for WWW2008

The WWW2008 Workshop Track received 30 submissions this year. After a rigorous reviewing process, the PC is proud to present the following highly selected workshops.

Title Organizers
WS1 - Web Science Workshop (WSW2008) Wendy Hall, Nigel Shadbolt, Tim Berners-Lee, Daniel Weitzner, and James Hendler
WS2 - Location and the Web (LocWeb) 2008 Susanne Boll, Christopher Jones, Eric Kansa, Puneet Kishor, Mor Naaman, Ross Purves, Arno Scharl and Erik Wilde
WS3 - International Workshop on Context Enabled Source and Service Selection, Integration and Adaptation (CSSSIA 2008) Ullas Nambiar and Michael Sheng
WS4 - Linked Data on the Web (LDW2008) Tim Berners-Lee, Christian Bizer, Tom Heath, and Kingsley Idehen
WS5 - Fourth International Workshop on Adversarial Information Retrieval on the Web (AIRWeb 2008) Dennis Fetterly, Carlos Castillo and Kumar Chellapilla
WS6 - Targeting and Ranking for Online Advertising Ewa Dominowska and Vanja Josifovski
WS7 - MobEA VI: Personal Rich Social Media Rittwik Jana, Daniel Appelquist, Galit Zadok, and Bin Wei
WS8 - Semantic Web for Health Care and Life Sciences Huajun Chen, Kei Cheung, Michel Dumontier, Eric Prud’hommeaux, Alan Ruttenberg, Susie Stephens and Yimin Wang
WS9A - Workshops on Language-centric Web Applications
1. WS9A - International Workshop on Question Answering on the Web (QAWeb2008)

2. WS9P - NLP Challenges in the Information Explosion Era (NLPIX 2008)


Wenyin Liu, Qing Li and Xuedong Huang


Hiroshi Nakagawa, Masaru Kitsuregawa and Kentaro Torisawa
WS10A - Workshops on the Social Web (SW2008)
1. WS10A - Workshop on Social Web and Knowledge Management (SWKM2008)

2. WS10P - Workshop on Social Web Search and Mining (SWSM2008)

Peter Dolog, Sebastian Schaffert, Markus Krotzsch, and Denny Vrandecic

Juanzi Li, Gui-Rong Xue, Michael R. Lyu, Jie Tang, and Zheng Chen

Workshop Committee

  • Track Chair: Irwin King, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Deputy Track Chair: Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Yahoo!, Spain
  • Program Committee:
    • Bay-Wei Chang, Google, USA
    • Meng-Chang Chen, Academic Sinica, Taiwan
    • Steven Hoi, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    • Juanzi Li, Tsinghua University, China
    • Jiming Liu, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
    • Sue Moon, KAIST, Korea
    • Michael Sheng, University of Adelaide, Australia
    • Oliver Spatscheck, AT&T, USA
    • Hideaki Takeda, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
    • Xing Xie, Microsoft Research Asia, China
    • Jian Yin, IBM, USA
    • Yong Yu, Shanghai Jiao Tung University, China
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