Schedule

  • Session 1
    • 08:30 -- 08:45: Opening Remarks. Organizers.
    • 08:45 -- 09:45: Invited talk: Craig Boutilier, Google Inc
    • 09:45 -- 10.05: Learning User Intent from Action Sequences on Interactive Systems. Rakshit Agrawal, Anwar Habeeb, Chih-Hsin Hsueh.
    • 10.05 -- 10.25:  VoC-DL: Revisiting Voice Of Customer Using Deep Learning. Susheel Suresh, Guru Rajan T S, Vipin Gopinath
    • 10:30 -- 11:00: Poster Session and Coffee Break
  • Session 2
    • 11:00 -- 12:00: Invited talk: Vince Conitzer, Duke University
    • 12:00 -- 12.20: Finding Exogenous Variation in Data. Eliot Abrams, George Gui, Ali Hortacsu. 
    • 12:20 -- 01:45: Lunch
  • Session 3
    • 01:45 -- 02:45:  Invited talk: Dave Weinstein, Adobe Systems Inc
    • 02:45 -- 03.05: Bingeability and Ad Tolerance: New Metrics for the Streaming Media Age. Prashant Rajaram, Puneet Manchanda, Eric Schwartz. .
    • 03.05 -- 03.25: Permission Advertising: Understanding Pre-Roll Ads Leveraging Artificial Empathy. Xinying Hao, Garrett Sonnier, Frenkel ter Hofstede.
    • 03:30 -- 04:00: Poster Session and Coffee Break
  • Session 4
    • 04:00 -- 05:00: Invited talk: Harikesh Nair, Stanford University and JD.com 
    • 05:00 -- 05.20: Inferring Brand Knowledge from Online Consumer Associative Brand Networks. Minghong Xu, Siddartha Bhattacharyya.
    • 05:20 -- 05.40: Visual Listening In: Extracting Brand Image Portrayed on Social Media. Liu Liu, Daria Dyzabura, Natalie Mizik. 
    • 05.45 -- 06:00: Closing remarks. Organizers. 
  • Posters (On display in the room and presented during the coffee breaks)page1image2909008
    • Machine Learning Based Prediction of Consumer Purchasing Decisions: The Evidence and Its Significance. Saavi Stubseid, Ognjen Arandjelovic.
    • Thematic Distillation and Point of View Extraction for Enterprise-level Documents. Elham Khabiri, Wesley M Gifford, Pietro Mazzoleni, Dharmesh Vadgama.
    • Large Scale Cross-Category Analysis of Consumer Review Content on Sales Conversion Leveraging Deep Learning. Xiao Liu, Dokyun Lee, Kannan Srinivasan.
    • Large Scale Online Brand Networks to Study Brand Effects. Pankhuri Malhotra, Siddartha Bhattacharyya.