7th Temporal Web Analytics Workshop (TempWeb)

We are very happy to confirm that TempWeb will be held this year in conjunction with
WWW2017 Perth, Australia!


Session 1 (Alternative) Facts
Chair: Marc Spaniol (University of Caen)

9.00-9.05: Introduction to the Workshop
Marc Spaniol (University of Caen)
9.05-10.00: What Computers Should Know, Shouldn't Know and Shouldn't Believe
Gerhard Weikum (Max Planck Institute for Informatics)
10.00-10.30: Measuring the effect of news items on user behavior
Elad Yom-Tov (Microsoft Research), Shira Hannah Fischer (RAND Corporation)

Session 2: Dynamics
Chair: Jannik Strötgen (Max Planck Institute for Informatics)

11.00-11.30: Nonlinear Characterization of Activity Dynamics in Online Collaboration Websites
Tiago Santos (Know-Center), Simon Walk (Stanford University) and Denis Helic (Graz University of Technology)
11.30-12.00: Exploring the Impact of Trolls on Activity Dynamics in Real-World Collaboration Networks
Philipp Koncar (Graz University of Technology), Simon Walk (Stanford University), Denis Helic (Graz University of Technology) and Markus Strohmaier (GESIS & University of Koblenz-Landau)
12.00-12.30: Describing Patterns and Disruptions in Large Scale Mobile App Usage Data
Steven van Canneyt (Ghent University), Marc Bron (Yahoo), Mounia Lalmas (Yahoo) and Andrew Haines (Yahoo)

Session 3: Temporality & Intelligence
Chair: Simon Walk (Stanford)
13.30-14.00: Interval Signature: Persistence and Distinctiveness of Inter-event Time Distributions in Online Human Behavior
Jiwan Jeong and Sue Moon (KAIST)
14.00-14.30: Tiwiki: Searching Wikipedia with Temporal Constraints
Prabal Agarwal and Jannik Strötgen (Max Planck Institute for Informatics)
14.30-15.00: Temporal Patterns in Bot Activities
Nikan Chavoshi, Hossein Hamooni and Abdullah Mueen (University of New Mexico)

Session 4 Panel Discussion
15.30-16.30: Trends in Temporal Web Analytics
16.30-17.00: Discussion

Workshop Team

Marc Spaniol (Université de Caen, France)
Ricardo Baeza-­Yates
(NTENT, USA; UPF, Spain; UChile)
Julien Masanès (
Internet Memory Research, France)

Program Committee:
Eytan Adar (University of Michigan, USA)
Omar Alonso (Microsoft Bing, USA)
Ralitsa Angelova (Google, Switzerland)
Srikanta Bedathur (IBM Delhi, India)
Andras A. Benczur (Hungarian Academy of Science)
Klaus Berberich (University of Applied Sciences, Saarbrücken, Germany)
Roi Blanco (University of La Coruna, Spain)
Philipp Cimiano (University of Bielefeld, Germany)
Renata Galante (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
Adam Jatowt (Kyoto University, Japan)
Nattiya Kanhabua (Aalborg University, Denmark)
Scott Kirkpatrick (Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel)
Christian König (Microsoft Research, USA)
Frank McCown (Harding University, USA)
Michael Nelson (Old Dominion University, USA)
Kjetil Norvag (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway)
Nikos Ntarmos (University of Glasgow, UK)
Philippe Rigaux (Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, France)
Thomas Risse (L3S Research Center, Germany)
Jannik Strötgen (Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany)
Rodrygo Luis Teodoro Santos (University of Glasgow, UK)
Pierre Senellart (Telecom ParisTech, France)
Torsten Suel (NYU Polytechnic, USA)
Masashi Toyoda (Tokyo University, Japan)
Gerhard Weikum (Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany)

Proceedings of the workshop will be published together with the WWW proceedings.