The LAWA project organizes an International Workshop on Big-Data Analytics for the Temporal Web, Paris, November 13, 2012.
Keynotes by Yahoo! Research, Barcelona (R. Baeza-Yates) and L3S Research Center, Hanover (W. Nejdl).
The LAWA project organizes an one-day workshop with researchers using (or planning to use) the Web as a corpus for their studies.
The focus is on methods, tools, and platforms for big-data analytics, including requirements on and experiences with such technologies.
Topics of interest include but are not limited to:
- Web dynamics, history, and archives;
- Text mining and contents classification,
- Temporal/longitudinal studies
- Scalable methods (e.g., cloud-based map-reduce),
- Large scale data storage,
- Community detection and evolution.
The workshop will have presentations by participating researchers and big-data users, including the LAWA project team.
- Ricardo Baeza-Yates from Yahoo! Research, Barcelona
- Wolfgang Nejdl from L3S Research Center, Hanover
Emphasis will be on experience-sharing and discussing mutual interests in big-data analytics for the temporal Web.
The workshop is free of charge and open to public, but registration is compulsory by sending an email to: