General Chair

Marti Hearst
University of California, Berkeley

Program Chair

William Cohen
Carnegie Mellon University
Samuel Gosling
Univ of Texas, Dept of Psychology

Publicity Chair

Nicolas Nicolov
J.D.Power and Associates, McGraw-Hill

Sponsorship Chair

Matthew Hurst

Tutorials Chair

Chris Diehl
Lawrence Livermore National Labs

Data Challenge Chairs

Ian Soboroff
Akshay Java


Ramnath Balasubramanyan
Carnegie Mellon University





Call for Papers




Hotel Info

Important Dates


Accepted Papers

Invited Speakers


Data Challenge


ICWSM 2009

ICWSM 2008

ICWSM 2007

Videolectures from 2008

Videolectures from 2009

4th Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media

May 23-26, 2010, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.

ICWSM-10 Hotel Information

AAAI has reserved a block of rooms at The George Washington University Inn at reduced conference rates.

The George Washington University Inn
824 New Hampshire Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20037
Phone: 1-800-426-4455
Fax: (202) 298-7499

Reservations by telephone (individual call-in): 1-800-426-4455
Refer to group name "AAAI," when making phone reservations.
Conference Rates available: 05/22/10 - 05/26/10
Single/Double Occupancy for the nights of:
05/22/10 - 05/23/10: $119.00
05/24/10 - 05/26/10: $169.00
Check-in time: 3:00 PM
Check-out time: 12:00 NOON
Cut-off date for conference rate reservations: Friday, April 9, 2010

Reservation requests received after the cut-off date will be accepted based on availability at the Hotel's prevailing rates.
Reservations should be made directly with The George Washington University Inn Reservations Department by the method listed above. Room rates are subject to the 14.5% District of Columbia occupancy tax. In the event the District of Columbia increases taxes, the hotel reserves the right to adjust the taxes accordingly.

All guest rooms must be guaranteed by a credit card. Credit card imprints will be required upon check-in for payment of all charges. Please contact the hotel directly for cancellation or early departure fee policies.

Room Upgrades
Room upgrades are available for a Studio Suite, at an additional $20.00 per night, based upon availability, and a One-Bedroom Suite, at an additional $50.00 per night, based upon availability.

Overnight parking is available at a rate of $30.00 per day, inclusive of taxes. Day parking for local attendees is available at a first come-first serve basis at $15.00 per day.

Airport and Public Transportation
The George Washington University Inn is located 10 minutes from Reagan National Airport, 40 minutes from Washington Dulles International Airport, and 45 minutes from Baltimore Washington International Airport.

The Inn is also conveniently located in the Foggy Bottom district of Washington, D.C., just steps from the Foggy Bottom Metro stop.
Click here to view the Metro Map.

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