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PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Program Chair:

  • Ricardo Baeza Yates, Yahoo! Research., Barcelona, Spain

WI Program Co-Chairs:

  • Bettina Berendt, K.U.Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • Elisa Bertino, Purdue University, West Lafayette,USA
  • Lim Ee Peng, Singapore Management University, Singapore

WI Program Vice-Chairs:

  • Dominique Decouchant, CNRS - LIG de Grenoble, France
  • Mohand-Said Hacid, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon, France
  • Jimmi Xiangij Huang, York University, Canada
  • Yuefeng Li, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • Olfa Nasraoui, University of Louisville, USA
  • Atshuro Takasu, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
  • Andreas Wombacher, University of Twente, The Netherlands

Program Committee Members:

  • Ajith Abraham, Machine Intelligence Research Labs (MIR Labs), USA
  • Maristella Agosti, University of Padova, Italy
  • Reda Alhajj, University of Calgary, Canada
  • Anupriya Ankolekar, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, USA
  • Luis Antunes, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
  • Helen Ashman, University of South Australia, Australia
  • Ebrahim Bagheri, National Research Council, Canada
  • Michel Beigbeder, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Saint-Etienne, France
  • Sonia Bergamaschi,University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Shlomo Berkovsky, CSIRO, Tasmanian ICT Centre, Australia
  • Gloria Bordogna, IDPA CNR, Italy
  • Patrick Bosc, IRISA/ENSSAT, FRANCE
  • Omar Boucelma, University of Aix-Marseille 3, France
  • Mohand Boughanem, UniversitÚ de Toulouse-IRIT, France
  • Peter Brusilovsky, University of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Peter Bruza, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • Wray Buntine, NICTA Canberra Research Laboratory, Australia
  • Longbing Cao, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
  • Claudio Carpineto, Fondazione Ugo Bordoni, Italy
  • Sylvie Cazalens, Universite de Nantes, Francia
  • Stefano Ceri, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Keith C.C. Chan, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Liming Chen, University of Ulster, UK
  • Meng Chang Chen, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
  • William K. Cheung, Hong Kong Baptist University Hong Kong, China
  • Yiu-ming Cheung, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
  • Joongmin Choi, Hanyang University, Republic of  Korea
  • Ruth Cobos, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
  • Nigel Collier, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
  • Sara Comai, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Fabio Crestani, University of Lugano, Switzerland
  • Juan Carlos Cubero, University of Granada, Spain
  • Alfredo Cuzzocrea, DEIS-Unical, Italy
  • Claudia d'Amato, University of Bari, Italy
  • Swagatam Das, Jadavpur University, India
  • Martine De Cock, Ghent University, Belgium
  • Jean-Yves Delort, Macquarie University / CMCRC, Australia
  • Ying Ding, Indiana University, USA
  • Josep Domenech, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
  • Edith Elkind, University of Southampton, UK
  • Nicola Fanizzi, University of Bari, Italy
  • Shaheen Fatima, Loughborough University, UK
  • Nicola Ferro, University of Padova, Italy
  • Naoki Fukuta, Shizuoka University, Japan
  • Fabien Gandon, INRIA, France
  • Serge Garlatti, Telecom Bretagne, Institut Telecom, France
  • Susan Gauch, University of Arkansas, USA
  • Marc Gelgon, UniversitÚ de Nantes, France
  • JosÚ A. Gil, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
  • Marco Gori, UniversitÓ di Siena, Italy
  • Gregory Grefenstette, Exalead, Paris, France
  • Fumio Hattori, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
  • Haibo He, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
  • Enrique Herrera-Viedma, Universidad de Granada, Spain
  • Masahiro Hori, Kansai University, Japan
  • Jia Hu, International WIC Institute, China
  • Xiaohua Tony Hu, Drexel University, USA
  • Yuh-Jong Hu, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
  • Joshua Huang, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Koji Iwanuma, University of Yamanashi, Japan
  • Janusz Kacprzyk, Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
  • Samuel Kaski, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
  • Irwin King, Dept. of Computer Sci. & Eng. The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Tetsuo Kinoshita, Tohoku University, Japan
  • Mieczyslaw Klopotek, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
  • Walter Kosters, Universiteit Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Donald H. Kraft, U.S. Air Force Academy, USA
  • Philippe Lamarre, UniversitÚ de Nantes, France
  • Stefano Leonardi, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Chun Hung Li, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
  • Juanzi Li, TsingHua University, China
  • Tao Li, Florida International University, USA
  • Wenbin Li, Shijiazhuang University of Economics, China
  • Tsau Young Lin, San Jose State University, USA
  • Chao-Lin Liu, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
  • Jiming Liu, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
  • Vincenzo Loia, Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica -Univ. degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
  • Massimo Marchiori, UNIPD and UTILABS, Italy
  • Stefania Marrara, University of Milan, Italy
  • Ana Maria Martinez-Enriquez, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico
  • Andrea Maurino, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy
  • Xiaofeng Meng, Renmin University of China, China
  • Paolo Merialdo, UniversitÓ Roma Tre, Italy
  • Alberto Messina, RAI - Centre for Research and Technological Innovation, Italy
  • Duoqian Miao, Tongji University, China
  • Stefano Mizzaro, University of Udine, Italy
  • Pierre Morizet-Mahoudeaux, University of Technology of Compiegne, France
  • Wolfgang Nejdl, L3S and University of Hannover, Germany
  • Matteo Palmonari, UniversitÓ di Milano Bicocca, Italy
  • Junfeng Pan, Google Inc., USA
  • Alessandro Panconesi, Sapienza UniversitÓ di Roma, Italy
  • Seog Park, Sogang University, Korea
  • Alfredo Petrosino, University of Naples "Parthenope", Italy
  • Giuseppe Psaila, Universita di Bergamo, Italy
  • Guillaume Raschia UniversitÚ de Nantes, France
  • Shigeaki Sakurai, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
  • Florence Sedes, University Paul Sabatier, France
  • Dou Shen, Microsoft Adcenter Labs, USA
  • Qiang Shen, Aberystwyth University, UK
  • Amandeep Sidhu, WA Centre for Comparative Genomics, Murdoch University, Australia
  • Andrzej Skowron, Warsaw University, Poland
  • Dominik Slezak, Infobright Inc., Poland
  • Fabio Stella, UniversitÓ di Milano Bicocca, Italy
  • Umberto Straccia, ISTI-CNR, Italy
  • Heiner Stuckenschmidt, University of Mannheim, Germany
  • Zhong Su, IBM China Research Lab., China
  • Aixin Sun, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Marcin Sydow, Web Mining Lab, Polish-Japanese Institute of Information Technology, Poland
  • Piotr Szczepaniak, Technical University of Lodz, Poland
  • Marcin Szczuka, The University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Yasufumi Takama, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
  • Pang-Ning Tan, Michigan State University, USA
  • Jie Tang, Tsinghua University, China
  • Hiroyuki Tarumi, Kagawa University, Japan
  • Pierre Tchounikine, UniversitÚ de Grenoble 1, France
  • Leendert van der Torre, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Maria Vargas-Vera, The Open University, UK
  • Athanasios V Vasilakos, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
  • Jose Vidal, University of South Carolina, USA
  • Maurizio Vincini, UniversitÓ di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Gottfried Vossen, University of Munster, Germany
  • Fang Wang, BT Group, UK
  • Xindong Wu, University of Vermont, USA
  • Hui Xiong, Rutgers University, USA
  • Ronald Yager, Iona College, USA
  • Seiji Yamada, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
  • Takahira Yamaguchi, Keio University, Japan
  • Kun Yang, University of Essex, UK
  • Jing Tao Yao, University of Regina, Canada
  • Yiyu Yao, University of Regina, Canada
  • Slawomir Zadrozny, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
  • Yanchang Zhao, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
  • Aoying Zhou, East China Normal University, China
  • Lina Zhou, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA
  • Wojciech Ziarko, University of Regina, Canada