General Chair: Qiang Qu, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Short Bio: Qiang Qu is an associate professor at Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). He obtained his Ph.D. from Aarhus University supported by the GEOCrowd project under Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions, his M.Sc in Computer Science from Peking University, and B.Sc. in Management Science from Dalian University of Technology. His current research interests are in large-scale data management and mining, graph mining, and social network analysis.
Co-Chair: Shuhui Wang, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Short Bio: Shuhui Wang is an associate professor with Institute of Computing Technology (CAS) and a visiting professor of Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (CAS). He obtained his Ph.D. from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, in 2012, and B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University, in 2006, respectively. His research interests include social media analytics, heterogeneous web content analysis and large scale machine learning methods.
Co-Chair: Siyuan Liu, Pennsylvania State University Short Bio: Siyuan Liu is an assistant professor at The Pennsylvania State University. He received his first Ph.D. degree from Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2011, and the second Ph.D. degree from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2014. His research interests include big mobile data management and heterogeneous social networks mining.
Proceeding-Chair: JooYoung Lee, Innopolis University Short Bio: Jooyoung Lee is an assistant professor at Innopolis University. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea, in 2007. In 2014, she obtained her Ph.D in Computer Science from the Syracuse University, USA. She was involved in the Data Fusion and Visualization project with JP Morgan Chase from 2010 to 2011. Jooyoung also worked for Sun Microsystems, South Korea.