Jul 27, 2019 — FACTS-IR concluded
The Workshop on Fairness, Accountability, Confidentiality, Transparency, and Safety in Information Retrieval was a great success. Look for the report in a few months.
Jul 23, 2019 — FAT* Network online
The FAT* Network, which I am organizing with Karen Levy from Cornell, is now open for affiliated events.
May 31, 2019 — Tutorial at RecSys
Our tutorial proposal on fairness has been accepted to RecSys 2019.
Apr 09, 2019 — Tutorial in SIGIR
Our tutorial proposal on fairness has been accepted to SIGIR 2019.
Mar 15, 2019 — FACTS-IR workshop
The FACTS-IR workshop at SIGIR 2019 will discuss fairness, accountability, confidentiality, transparency, and safety in IR systems (and recsys!).
Feb 04, 2018 — Preprint on recsys notation
We have a new preprint on notation for recommender systems teaching, research, and scholarship.
Nov 15, 2018 — Fairness track at TREC 2019
Our proposal for a fairness track at TREC 2019 has been accepted! Details coming Spring 2019.
Oct 18, 2018 — Seminars at CMU and Clemson
Aug 14, 2018 — Three papers at RecSys 2018 workshops
Jul 30, 2018 — Paper 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.
Apr 23, 2018 — NSF CAREER award
I am receiving the NSF CAREER award to fund my work on responsible recommendation.
Mar 26, 2018 — Second Workshop on Responsible Recommendation
Mar 05, 2018 — Workshop 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!
Nov 18, 2017 — Two 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.
Oct 30, 2017 — Dagstuhl Perspectives
I am participating in the Dagstuhl Perspectives Workshop Towards Performance Modeling and Performance Prediction across IR/RecSys/NLP.
Aug 30, 2017 — Co-chairing RecSys 2018
Aug 22, 2017 — Presenting work at RecSys
Jun 09, 2017 — Speaking 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.