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.


Author Registration
Authors must register at the ICWSM-10 web-based technical paper submission site ( The software will assign a password, which will enable the author to log on to submit an abstract and paper. In order to avoid a rush at the last minute, authors are encouraged to register as soon as possible, and well in advance of the January 8 abstract deadline.

Abstract and paper submission
Electronic abstract and paper submission through the ICWSM-10 paper submission site ( is required on or (preferably) before January 8. We cannot accept submissions by e-mail or fax.

Papers must be in trouble-free, high resolution PDF format, formatted for US Letter (8.5" x 11") paper, using Type 1 or TrueType fonts. Papers may be no longer than 8 pages, including references (technical paper), or 4 pages (poster or demo description), and formatted in AAAI two-column, camera-ready style (see the author instructions page). Please note that these formatting instructions are for final, accepted papers; no additional pages can be purchased at the review stage. In addition, the copyright slug may be omitted in the initial submission phase.

Authors will receive confirmation of receipt of their abstracts or papers, including an ID number, shortly after submission. AAAI will contact authors again only if problems are encountered with papers. Inquiries regarding lost papers must be made no later than January 15, 2010.

Submissions to to other conferences or journals
ICWSM-10 will not accept any paper that, at the time of submission, is under review for or has already been published or accepted for publication in a journal or conference. This restriction does not apply to submissions for workshops and other venues with a limited audience.

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