Program Committee

Area chairs

UMAP in the social era

Kalina Bontcheva, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom - email

Werner Geyer, IBM Cambridge Research Center, USA - email

UMAP in the era of big data

Bamshad Mobasher, DePaul University, USA - email

Wolfgang Nejdl, L3S Research Center, Germany - email

UMAP in the era of pervasive computing

Keith Cheverst, Lancaster University, United Kingdom - email

Infrastructures, architectures, and methodologies

Bob Kummerfeld, University of Sydney, Australia - email

Owen Conlan, Trinity College, Ireland - email

Human factors and Models

Elisabeth Andre, University of Augsburg, Germany - email

Cristina Conati, University of British Columbia, Canada - email

Personal and Societal issues

Kaska Porayska-Pomsta, London Knowledge Lab, United Kingdom - email

Alfred Kobsa, University of California - Irvine, USA - email

 

PC members

Fabian Abel, TU Delft, Netherlands

Kenro Aihara, National Institute of Informatics, Japan

Harith Alani, The Open University, United Kingdom

Omar Alonso, Microsoft Research, USA

Liliana Ardissono, University of Turin, Italy

Lora Aroyo, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands

Mathias Bauer, mineway GmbH, Germany

Shlomo Berkovsky, NICTA, Australia

Sara Bernardini, King's College London, United Kingdom

Pradipta Biswas, University of Cambdrige, United Kingdom

Oliver Brdiczka, Palo Alto Research Center, USA

John Breslin, NUI Galway, Republic of Ireland

Derek Bridge, University College Cork, Republic of Ireland

Peter Brusilovsky, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Susan Bull, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

Robin Burke, DePaul University, USA

Iván Cantador, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

Sandra Carberry, University of Delaware, USA

John Carney, Carney Labs, USA

Rosa M. Carro, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

Federica Cena, University of Turin, Italy

Jilin Chen, IBM Research, USA

Min Chi, North Carolina State University, USA

David Chin, University of Hawaii, USA

Mihaela Cocea, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Albert Corbett, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Alexandra Cristea, University of Warwick, United Kingdom

Elizabeth M. Daly, IBM Research, Republic of Ireland

Michel Desmarais, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada

Ernesto Diaz-Aviles, L3S Research Center, Germany

Sidney D'Mello, University of Notre Dame, USA

Benedict Du Boulay, University of Sussex, United Kingdom

Casey Dugan, IBM T.J. Watson Research, USA

Jill Freyne, CSIRO, Australia

Cristina Gena, University of Turin, Italy

Bradley Goodman, The MITRE Corporation, USA

Ido Guy, IBM Haifa Research Lab, Israel

Nicola Henze, Germany

Eelco Herder, L3S Research Center, Germany

Jesse Hoey, University of Waterloo, Canada

Andreas Hotho, University of Wuerzburg, Germany

Eva Hudlicka, Psychometrix Associates, USA

Tim Hussein, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Giulio Jacucci,Helsinki Institute for Information Technology, Finland

Alejandro Jaimes, Yahoo Labs, Spain

Dietmar Jannach, TU Dortmund, Germany

W. Lewis Johnson, Alelo Inc., USA

Robert Jäschke, L3S Research Center, Germany

Judy Kay, University of Sydney, Australia

Styliani Kleanthous-Loizou, University of Cyprus, Cyprus

Bart Knijnenburg, University of California, Irvine, USA

H. Chad Lane, University of Southern California, USA

James Lester, North Carolina State University, USA

Tobias Ley, Tallinn University, Estonia

Pasquale Lops, University of Bari, Italy

Judith Masthoff, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Gordon McCalla, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Kathleen Mccoy, University of Delaware, USA

Tanja Mitrovic, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Riichiro Mizoguchi,Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan

Kasia Muldner, Arizona State University, USA

Sharon Oviatt, Incaa Designs, USA

Aditya Pal, IBM Research, USA

Georgios Paliouras, NCSR "Demokritos", Greece

Alexandros Paramythis, Johannes Kepler University, Austria

Michael Pazzani, University of California, Riverside, USA

Cecile Paris, CSIRO Computational Informatics, Australia

Paolo Petta, Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Austria

Luiz Augusto Pizzato, University of Sydney, Australia

Daniele Quercia, Yahoo Labs, Spain

Katharina Reinecke, University of Michigan, USA

Francesco Ricci, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

Lior Rokach, BGU, Israel

Cristobal Romero, University of Cordoba, Spain

Matthew Rowe, Lancaster University, United Kingdom

Ryan S.J.D. Baker, Columbia University Teachers College, USA

Nicolas Sabouret, LIMSI-CNRS, France

Alan Said, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica, Netherlands

George Samaras, University of Cyprus, Cyprus

Olga C. Santos, aDeNu Research Group (UNED), Spain

Shilad Sen, Macalester College, USA

Bracha Shapira, Ben-Gurion University, Israel

Amit Sharma, Cornell University, USA

Barry Smyth,University College Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Marcus Specht, Open University of the Nethderlands, Netherlands

Myra Spiliopoulou, University Magdeburg, Germany

Ben Steichen, University of British Columbia, Canada

Loren Terveen, University of Minnesota, USA

Dhaval Thakker, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Nava Tintarev, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Christoph Trattner, Know-Center, Austria

Julita Vassileva, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Yang Wang, Syracuse University, USA

Jian Wang, LinkedIn Corporation , USA

Gerhard Weber, University of Education Freiburg, Germany

Stephan Weibelzahl, Private University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Kalina Yacef, The University of Sydney, Australia

Michael Yudelson, Carnegie Learning, Inc., USA

Markus Zanker, Alpen-Adria-Universitaet Klagenfurt, Austria

Jie Zhang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Ingrid Zukerman, Monash University, Australia

 

PC members for doctoral consortium (to be extended)

Liliana Ardissono, University of Turin, Italy

Maria Bielikova, Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia

Peter Brusilovsky, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Iván Cantador, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

Berardina Nadja De Carolis, University of Bari, Italy

Federica Cena, University of Turin, Italy

Fabio Gasparetti, Third University of Rome, Italy

Marco de Gemmis, University of Bari, Italy

Cristina Gena, University of Turin, Italy

Li Chen, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong

Eelco Herder, L3S Research Center, Germany

Pasquale Lops, University of Bari, Italy

Kathleen Mccoy, University of Delaware, USA

Melike Sah, Trinity College, Ireland

Olga C. Santos, aDeNu Research Group (UNED), Spain

Nava Tintarev, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Marko Tkalcic, Johannes Kepler University, Austria

Ingrid Zukerman, Monash University, Australia