News

2017-04-21 JD.com’s Data Science Lab is hiring! please drop me a message at [yindawei at acm.org], if interested.

2017-04-20 One paper entitled “Large-scale Location Prediction for Web Pages” was accepted by IEEE Trans on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE)

2016-12-20 One paper entitled “Streaming Recommender Systems” was accepted into WWW2016.

2016-12-09 Dawei gave an invited talk “Ranking Relevance in Web Search” at China Big Data Technology Conference, Beijing, China.

2016-11-04 Dawei was invited to the program committee of SIGIR 2017.

2016-10-11 Dawei was invited to the program committee of WWW 2017.

2016-09-06 Dawei gave an invited talk “Ranking and Beyond-ranking in Web Search” at Qihoo 360 Technology Co Ltd., Beijing, China.

2016-09-01 Dawei gave an invited talk “Ranking and Beyond-ranking in Web Search” at Institute of Information Engineering, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China.

2016-08-06 JD.com’s recommendation science team is hiring! please drop me a message at [yindawei at acm.org], if interested.

2016-08-04 Dawei was invited to the program committee of AAAI 2017.

2016-07-29 Dawei was invited to serve as a Sponsorship Chair at WSDM 2018.

2016-07-29 One paper entitled “Ranking Relevance in Yahoo Search” won Best Paper Award at KDD 2016.

2016-07-21 One paper entitled “Learning to rewrite queries” was accepted into CIKM 2016.

2016-05-31 Dawei was invited to the program committee of CIKM 2016

2016-05-11 Two papers entitled “Ranking Relevance in Yahoo Search” and “Positive-Unlabeled Learning in Streaming Networks” were accepted into KDD 2016.

2016-04-04 One paper entitled “Timeline Summarization with Publications Life Cycle Models” was accepted into IJCAI 2016.

2016-03-29 Two papers entitled “Leveraging User Interaction Signals for Web Image Search” and “Learning Query and Document Relevance from Web-scale Click Graph” were accepted into SIGIR 2016.

2016-02-25 One paper entitled “Beyond Ranking: Optimizing Whole-Page Presentation” won Best Paper Award at WSDM 2016.

2015-12-08 Dawei presented “Ranking in Yahoo Search Technology” in Yahoo Tech Pulse (Yahoo Tech conference).

2015-12-08 Dawei was invited to the program committee of SIGIR 2016.

2015-11-06 Dawei was invited to the program committee of IJCAI 2016.

2015-10-12 One paper entitled “Beyond Ranking: Optimizing Whole-Page Presentation” was accepted into WSDM 2016.

2015-08-02 Dawei was invited to the program committee of SDM 2016.

2015-07-06 Dawei was invited to the program committee of AAAI 2016.

2015-02-23 One poster paper entitled “Rethink Targeting: Detect ‘Smart Cheating’ in Online Advertising through Causal Inference” was accepted into WWW 2015.

2015-01-11 One paper entitled “Consistent Collective Matrix Completion under Joint Low Rank Structure” was accepted into AISTATS2015.

2015-01-04 Dawei received Yahoo! Invention Award in recognition of the filed Yahoo! patent application entitled “Measureing Complex Online Strtegy Effectiveness“.

2014-12-28 Dawei was invited to the program committee of SIGIR 2015.

2014-11-09 One paper entitled “Causal Inference via Sparse Additive Models with Application to Online Advertising” was accepted into AAAI 2015.

2014-10-23 One paper entitled “Robust Tree-based Causal Inference for Complex Ad Effectiveness Analysis” was accepted into WSDM 2015.

2014-07-30 Dawei will co-organize the 2nd vertical search relevance workshop at WSDM 2015.

2014-07-30 Dawei was invited to the program committee of SDM 2015.

2014-06-10 One paper entitled “Recommendations in Academia: a Joint Multi-Relational Model” was accepted into ASONAM 2014.

2014-02-26 Dawei presented “Exploiting Contextual Factors for Click Modeling in Sponsored Search” and “Estimating Ad Group Performance in Sponsored Search” in WSDM 2014.

2013-12-18 Dawei was invited to the program committee of SIGIR 2014.

2013-11-25 Two papers entitled “Exploiting Contextual Factors for Click Modeling in Sponsored Search” and “Estimating Ad Group Performance in Sponsored Search” were accepted into WSDM 2014.

2013-10-08 Dawei was invited to the program committee of AAAI 2014.

2013-08-05 Dawei Yin joined Yahoo! Labs as a Research Scientist.

2013-07-24 Dawei Yin successfully defended his dissertation entitled Prediction and Recommendation in Online Media.

2013-07-11 Dawei gave a talk about “Prediction and Recommendation in Online Media” at Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Science, Shenzhen, China.

2013-05-18 Dawei was invited to the program committee of WSDM 2014.

2013-05-08 Dawei gave a talk about “Prediction and Recommendation in Online Media” at Yahoo! Labs, Sunnyvale, CA.

2013-04-22 Dawei gave a talk about “Prediction and Optimization in Online Advertising” at Thomson Reuters, New York, NY.

2013-04-17 Dawei gave a talk about “Prediction and Optimization in Online Advertising” at Samsung Research America, San Jose, CA.

2013-02-11 Our paper entitled “Convex Collective Matrix Factorization” was accepted in  AISTATS 2013.

2012-02-08 Dawei presented our paper  on “Connecting Comments and Tags: Improved Modeling of Social Tagging Systems ” at WSDM 2013.

2012-11-30     Two US patents entitled “Probabilistic Relational Data Analysis” and “Convex Collective Matrix Factorization” were filed.

2012-11-29  Our paper entitled “Connecting Comments and Tags: Improved Modeling of Social Tagging Systems ” was accepted in WSDM 2013.