The 4th International Conference on Computational Social Networks (CSoNet 2015)

August 4-6th 2015 - Beijing, China

Program [PDF]


All events will take place at the Grand Gonda Jiangou Hotel. Registration at hotel's lobby Aug 4-6th 2015 from 8am.

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2015

Time

Event

08:30 -- 08:50

Opening Remarks

08:50 -- 09:50

Keynote: Approximation Algorithms for Clustering Problems
Prof. Jaroslaw Byrka

09:50 -- 10:10

Coffee Break

10:10 -- 11:10

Keynote: Algorithms for the Asymmetric Traveling Salesman Problem
Prof. Ola Svensson

11:10 -- 12:10

Keynote: Mathematical Analysis of Community Structure Detection in Complex Networks
Prof. Xiang-Sun Zhang. Chair: My T. Thai

12:10 -- 13:30

Lunch Break

Community Detection and Clustering
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Nam P. Nguyen

13:30 -- 13:50

Improve Network Clustering Performance Using High Quality Seed Set
Bing-Jie Sun, Hua-Wei Shen and Xue-Qi Cheng

13:55 -- 14:15

Clustering 1-Dimensional Periodic Network Using Betweenness Centrality
Norie Fu and Vorapong Suppakitpaisarn

14:20 -- 14:40

Label Propagation-based Community Detection Algorithm with Dpark
Ting Wang, Xu Qian and Xiaomeng Wang

14:45 -- 15:05

Existence of Optimal Network Clustering in Social Contagion
Yu-Xiao Zhu and Jin-Hu Liu

15:10 -- 15:30

Coffee Break

Social Network Analysis and Mining (SNM)
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Thang N. Dinh

15:35 -- 15:55

Measuring Originality in Knowledge Networks
Adam Szanto-Varnagy, Peter Pollner and Illes Farkas

16:00 -- 16:20

Shifts in Collective Attention and Stock Networks. Evidence from Standard and Poor's 100 corporations and firm-level Google Trends Data
Raphael H. Heiberger

16:25 -- 16:45

Social Friend Interest Similarity in Microblog and its Implication
Yan Yu

16:50 -- 17:10

Biased Respondent Group Selection under Limited Budget for Minority Opinion Survey
Donghyun Kim, Wei Wang, Soyoon Park, Matthew Tetteh, Jun Liang and Wonjun Lee

18:40-20:40

BANQUET
Banquet Halls - Grand Gongda Jianguo Hotel



Wednesday, Aug 5, 2015

Link Prediction and Recommendation
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Hua-Wei Shen

08:30 -- 08:50

A Point-of-interest Recommendation Method Based on User Check-in Behaviors in Online Social Network
Erzhong Zhou, Jiajin Huang and Xinxin Xu

08:50 -- 09:10

A Trust Measurement in Social Networks based on Game Theory
Yingjie Wang, Zhipeng Cai, Yang Gao and Qingxian Pan

09:10 -- 09:30

A Method of Link Prediction Based on Betweenness
Pengyuan Zhang, Jianping Li and Enming Dong

09:30 -- 09:50

An Algorithm for Friendship Prediction on Location-based Social Networks
Xurui Gao and Li Wang

09:50 -- 10:10

Coffee Break

Network Structure and Optimization
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Hua-Wei Shen

10:10 -- 10:30

Beta Current Flow Centrality for Weighted Networks
Konstantin Avrachenkov, Vladimir Mazalov and Bulat Tsynguev

10:30 -- 10:50

Breaking Bad: Finding Triangle-Breaking Points in Large Networks
Thang Dinh and Ravi Tiwari

10:50 -- 11:10

Pricing in Social Networks with Negative Externalities
Zhigang Cao, Xujin Chen, Xiaodong Hu and Changjun Wang

11:10 -- 11:30

The Structure and Evolution of Large Cascades in Online Social Network
Jiang Li, Jiagui Xiong and Xiaojie Wang

11:10 -- 11:30

A Note On Clustering Difference by Maximizing Variation of Information
Nam P. Nguyen

12:10 -- 13:30

Lunch Break

Social Influence and Security
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Nam P. Nguyen

13:30 -- 13:50

Real-time Topic-aware Influence Maximization Using Preprocessing
Wei Chen, Tian Lin and Cheng Yang

13:55 -- 14:15

Social Relation Based Long-term Vaccine Distribution Planning to Suppress Pandemic
Donghyun Kim, Hao Guo, Yuchao Li, Wei Wang, Sung-Sik Kwon and Alade Tokuta

14:20 -- 14:40

Social Influence Spectrum with Guarantees: Computing More in Less Time
Thang Dinh, Hung Nguyen, Preetam Ghosh and Michael Mayo

14:45 -- 15:05

Limiting the Spread of Misinformation while Eectively Raising Awareness in Social Networks
Huiyuan Zhang, Huiling Zhang, Xiang Li and My T. Thai

15:10 -- 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-17:10

PANEL
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Nam P. Nguyen



Wednesday, Aug 6, 2015

Special Topics
Venue: Banquet Halls III. Chair: Thang N. Dinh

08:30 -- 08:50

To Sleep or Not to Sleep: Understanding the Social Behavior of Lifetime-aware Networks
Luca Chiaraviglio, Syed Fakhar Abbas and William Liu

08:50 -- 09:10

Whom You Know Matters: Relook Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communications from a Topological Perspective
Syed Fakhar Abbas, William Liu, Quan Bai and Adnan Al-Anbuky

09:10 -- 09:30

Rumor Spreading and Security Monitoring in Complex Networks
Qiyi Han, Hong Wen, Jinsong Wu and Mengyin Ren

09:30 -- 09:50

Consensus on Social Influence Network Model
Zhenpeng Li and Xijin Tang

09:50 -- 10:10

Coffee Break

10:10 -- 10:30

Named Entity Recognition in Vietnamese Tweets
Vu H. Nguyen, Hien T. Nguyen and Vaclav Snasel

10:30 -- 10:50

Quantitative Function and Algorithm for Community Detection in Bipartite Networks
Zhenping Li, Rui-Sheng Wang, Shihua Zhang and Xiang-Sun Zhang

10:50 -- 11:10

Preventing and Detecting Infiltration in Online Social Networks
Canh Pham Van, Huan Hoang Xuan and Manh Vu Minh

11:10 -- 11:20

Conference Conclusions

12:10 -- 13:30

Lunch Break