News Archives

14 Aug 2018Three papers at RecSys 2018 workshops

We will present two papers in the REVEAL workshop at RecSys 2018. One describes the LKPY software, and the other (by my student Mucun Tian) presents his work in progress on quantifying evaluation errors. We have a third paper in the ComplexRec workshop on the LITERATE project.

30 Jul 2018Paper in RecSys 2018

Our paper Exploring Author Gender in Book Rating and Recommendation will be published as a full paper in RecSys 2018. See the blog post.

23 Apr 2018NSF CAREER award

I am receiving the NSF CAREER award to fund my work on responsible reocmmendation.

26 Mar 2018Second Workshop on Responsible Recommendation

We will be having a second Workshop on Responsible Recommendation, succeeding last year's FATREC, at RecSys 2018 in Vancouver, BC.

5 Mar 2018Workshop on Fairness in User Modeling

I am helping to organize FairUMAP, the first workshop on fairness in user modeling. Papers are due April 18, please submit!

18 Nov 2017Two papers appearing in FAT*

I have had two papers accepted for publication in FAT*, the Conference on Fairness, Acccountability, and Transparency. One is with Sole Pera and the PIReTs on demographic bias in recommender effectiveness, and the other with Hoda Mehrpouyan and her student Rezvan Joshaghani on fair privacy protections.

30 Oct 2017Dagstuhl Perspectives

I am participating in the Dagstuhl Perspectives Workshop Towards Performance Modeling and Performance Prediction across IR/RecSys/NLP.

30 Aug 2017Co-chairing RecSys 2018

I am serving as General Co-chair for ACM RecSys 2018 with Sole Pera.

22 Aug 2017Presenting work at RecSys

I have a poster at RecSys 2017 and a position paper in KidRec. The PIReTs are also doing several things.

9 Jun 2017Speaking in Belgium and the Netherlands

I am giving a number of talks in Belgium and the Netherlands in June. I hope to see some of you there.

21 Mar 2017Workshop at RecSys 2017

The first FATREC Workshop on Responsible Recommendation, which I am organizing with Amit Sharma, will be held at RecSys 2017 in Como, Italy.

20 Jan 2017Papers at FLAIRS

I will be presenting one full and one short paper in the recommender systems track at FLAIRS in May, 2017.