Temporal Web Analytics Workshop

8th Temporal Web Analytics Workshop (TempWeb)
Monday and Tuesday May 13th and 14th, 2019

We are very happy to confirm that TempWeb will be held this year in conjunction with WWW2019 in San Francisco, USA!


Monday, May 13th

Special Session on Web Preservation
Chair: Marc Weber (The Computer History Museum, USA)

14:00-14:30 Archiving born digital material world-wide with the Wayback Machine: A Progress Report and Roadmap
Jefferson Bailey, (Internet Archive, USA)

14:30-15:00 The History of the Web is not all Online
Andrew Berger & Paula Jabloner (Computer History Museum, USA),

15:00-15:30 Versioning as a Standard Service: A Protocol History
Jim Whitehead (UC at Santa Cruz, USA)

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-17:30 Panel on Web Preservation and the Temporal Web*
Moderator: Ricardo Baeza-Yates (NTENT & Northeastern Univ at SV, USA)

- Jefferson Bailey (The Internet Archive, USA)
- Laure Berti-Equille (French Institute of Research for Sustainable Development, France)
- Marc Weber (The Computer History Museum, USA)
- Jim Whitehead (UC at Santa Cruz, USA)

Tuesday, May 14th

Session 1: Social Behavior
Chair: Marc Spaniol (University of Caen, France)

Introduction to the Workshop

: Keynote: Large Scale Human Sensing Over Time. Challenges and Lessons Learned
Omar Alonso (Microsoft)

Exploring Video Gamers’ Search Behavior
Behrooz Mansour (Rochester Institute of Technology), Mohammad Sadegh Zahedi (School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Tehran), Ricardo Campos (Polytechnic Institute of Tomar), Mojgan Farhoodi (Iran Telecommunication Research Center)

Session 2: Search & Analytics
Chair: Ricardo Campos (Polytechnic Institute of Tomar)

11.00-11.30: Fast Interval Joins for Temporal SPARQL Queries
Melisachew Wudage Chekol (University Mannheim), Giuseppe Pirrò (Institute for High Performance Computing and Networking, ICAR-CNR), Heiner Stuckenschmidt (University of Mannheim)

11.30-12.00: Epitaph or Breaking News? Analyzing and Predicting the Stability of Knowledge Base Properties

Ioannis Dikeoulias (Saarland University), Jannik Strötgen (Bosch Center for Artificial Intelligence), Simon Razniewski (Max Planck Institute for Informatics)

12.00-12.30: The Power of Temporal Features for Classifying News Articles
Lukas Lange (Saarland University), Omar Alonso (Microsoft), Jannik Strötgen (Bosch Center for Artificial Intelligence)

Tuesday afternoon we invite to attend the co-located workshop on Managing the Evolution and Preservation of the Data Web. https://mepdaw2019.ai.wu.ac.at/

Workshop Team

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

Program Committee:
Eytan Adar (University of Michigan, USA)
Céline Alec (University of Caen Normandy, France)
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)
Ricardo Campos ((Polytechnic Institute of Tomar / INESC TEC, Portugal)
Renata Galante (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
Adam Jatowt (Kyoto University, Japan)
Nattiya Kanhabua (NTENT, Spain)
Scott Kirkpatrick (Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel)
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 (University Library of Frankfurt, Germany)
Jannik Strötgen (Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany)
Torsten Suel (NYU Polytechnic, USA)
Masashi Toyoda (Tokyo University, Japan)
Gerhard Weikum (Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany)