Best Paper Award
The School of Information Technology is proud to announce Yongli Ren, Dr Gang Li and Professor Wanlei Zhou have been awarded 'Best Paper' at the 2012 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2012) for their submission entitled 'Learning Rating Patterns for Top-N Recommendations'.
Held in Istanbul, Turkey on 26-29 August 2012, and considered to be the top conference in this field, ASONAM 2012 primarily provides an interdisciplinary venue that brings together practitioners and researchers from a variety of Social Network Analysis and Mining (SNAM) fields to promote collaborations and exchange of ideas and practices.
ASONAM 2012 addresses important aspects with a specific focus on the emerging trends and industry needs associated with social networking analysis and mining. The conference solicits experimental and theoretical works on social network analysis and mining along with their application to real life situations.