Preliminary Agenda

February 26, 2009 (Thursday)  
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmDinner Reception - Venue: Lassonde House, University of Utah
February 27, 2009 (Friday)Venue: The Meeting Room C, University Guest House
Before 7:30 amContinental Breakfast at University Guest House
7:30 am - 8:15 amWelcome and Keynote Presentation
Title: SEM and web 2.0 Analytics: Trends and Needs
Speaker: Chuck Sharp, Managing Director of Analytics & Business Intelligence, iCrossing
8:25 am - 10:30 amSession I (25 minutes per paper presentation)
Economic Influence In Massive Online Social Networks - S. Aral, L. Muchnik and A. Sundararajan
Audience Selection for On-line Brand Advertising: Privacy-friendly Social Network Targeting - F. Provost, B. Dalessandro, R. Hook and X. Zhang
Monitoring Team Conflicts through the Visualization of Social Networks - Slides- B. Zhu, M. Gaynor and S. Bradner
Product Selection for Store Promotions - Slides - Y. C. Yang, C. Hao and A. Ge
10:30 am - 11:30 amTransportation to Breeze Ski Rental and Snowbird/Alta Resorts
11:30 am - 4:00 pmDiscussion and Snow Sports at Snowbird/Alta Resorts
4:10 pmTransportation back to University Guest House
5:30 pm - 6:30 pmBuffet Dinner
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmSession II (20 minutes paper presentation)
Recognizing Expertise - B. N. Waber and A. Pentland
Network Structure and Information Worker Productivity: New Evidence from the Global Consulting Services Industry - Slides - L. Wu, S. Aral, E. Brynjolfsson and C. Lin
Adaptive Text Extraction from Online Product Reviews for Marketing Intelligence - T. Y. Lee
Development of e-Marketing Contract Structure Based on Consumer-Generated Contents and Its Optimal Strateg - U. Sumita and R. Isogai
The Crowdsourcer's Dilemma: Design and Efficiency of All-Pay Contests with Incomplete Information. - N. Archak and A. Sundararajan
February 28 (Saturday)Venue: The Meeting Room C, University Guest House
Before 7:30 amContinental Breakfast at the University Guest House
7:30 am - 10:25 amSession III (25 minutes per paper presentation)
Get Another Label? Improving Data Quality and Data Mining Using Multiple, Noisy Labelers - Slides - V. S. Sheng, F. Provost and P. G. Ipeirotis
Schema-less Data-gathering, Integration, and Processing: Towards Support for Knowledge Discovery Process in Heterogeneous Environments - A. Bernstein
Effectively Querying Unstructured Data Using Hierarchies of Properties - Slides - T. Chen and J. Parsons
Electronic Reputations and Uncertainty: A Experimental Study - Slides - S. Rice
A Data-Driven Exploration of Bidder Strategies in Continuous Combinatorial Auctions - G. Adomavicius, S. P. Curley, A. Gupta and P. Sanyal
Analysis of Online Overlapping Auctions: A Managerial Perspective - S. Chang and G. Tayi
10:30 am - 11:30 amTransportation to Park City Mountain and Deer Valley Resorts
11:30 am - 6:00 pmDiscussion and Snow Sports at Deer Valley/Park City Mountain Resorts
5:45 pmTransportation from Park City Mountain Resort to Deer Valley Resort
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmClosing Buffet Dinner at Deer Valley Resort
(Snow Park Lodge)
8:30 pmTransportation from Deer Valley Resort back to University Guest House