Workshop Programme

Session 1: Information and Knowledge Mining in the Social Web
Chair: Spiros Sirmakessis
  • “Mining the Social Web: Introduction to Workshop Activities”, Spiros Sirmakessis
  • “Sensing airports’ traffic by mining location sharing social services”, John Garofalakis, Ioannis Georgoulas, Andreas Komninos, Periklis Ntentopoulos and Athanasios Plessas
  • “An Approach for Mining Social Patterns in the Conceptual Schema of CMS-based Web Applications”, Vassiliki Gkantouna, Athanasios Tsakalidis, Giannis Tzimas and Emmanouil Viennas
  • “An e-recruitment system exploiting candidates’ social presence”, Evanthia Faliagka, Maria Rigou and Spiros Sirmakessis

Session 2: Mining the tweets
Chair: Spiros Sirmakessis

  • “#nowplaying on #Spotify: Leveraging Spotify Information on Twitter for Artist Recommendations” Martin Pichl, Eva Zangerle and Günther Specht
  • “Retrieving relevant and interesting tweets during live television broadcasts,” Rianne Kaptein, Yi Zhu, Gijs Koot, Judith Redi and Omar Niamut
  • “Topic Detection in Twitter using Topology Data Analysis”, Pablo Torres-Tramon, Hugo Hromic and Bahareh Heravi

Open Discussion on Mining the Social Web coordinated by Spiros Sirmakessis