PhD in Computer Science
- RMIT UniversitySchool of Science
Building 14, Level 9, Office 11414-418 Swanston St, Melbourne 3000, Australia
- Editorial Board Member of Information Processing & Management (IP&M)
- Sponsorship Chair of WSDM’19
- Co-Guest Editor of the IP&M Special Issue on Processing Social Media in Real-Time
- Co-organizer of the Melbourne Search and Recommendation Meetup
- Co-organizer of CAIR’18 workshop at SIGIR’18
- Co-organizer of the SIGDIAL 2018 special session on Conversational Approaches to Information Search, Retrieval and Presentation
- Local co-organizer of the 14th Workshop on Spoken Dialogue Systems for PhDs, PostDocs & New Researchers, co-located at SIGDIAL 2018
- Steering Commitee Member of CAIR’17 workshop at SIGIR’17
- Co-organizer of RAMSS’13 workshop at WWW’13
- Co-organizer of RAMSS’12 workshop at ICWSM-12
- Offering Coordinator at RMIT: Legal, Ethical and Policy Issues in Data Science, 2018.
- Co-lecturer at RMIT: Information Retrieval, 2016-2018.
- Co-supervision of PhD candidate Johanne R. Trippas, working on Spoken Conversational Search (together with Lawrence Cavedon and Mark Sanderson).
- Co-supervision of PhD candidate Ameer Albahem, working on Dynamic Search Result Diversification (together with Lawrence Cavedon and Falk Scholer).
- Co-supervision of PhD candidate Manuel Steiner, working on Influences of Backstories on Queries with Multiple Intents in Task-Based Specialized Information Retrieval (together with Lawrence Cavedon and Falk Scholer).
- Reviewer for CS journals: https://publons.com/author/1176974/damiano-spina
- PC Member of SCAI’18 workshop at EMNLP’18
- PC Member of RDSM’18 workshop at CIKM’18
- PC Member of CIKM’18
- PC Member of SIGIR’18
- PC Member of IMMM’18
- PC Member of CHIIR’18
- PC Member of 2nd NewsIR workshop and SoAPS workshop at ECIR’18
- Scientific Committe Member of LREC’18
- PC Member of WWW’18
- PC Member of CIKM’17
- PC Member of SoMePeAS workshop at ECIR’17
- PC Member of SIGIR’17 (full and short papers)
- Reviewer for COLING’16
- PC Member of SIGIR’16 (short papers)
- PC Member of NewsIR workshop at ECIR’16
- PC Member of SMNews 2016 workshop at ICWSM-16
- PC Member of RDSM’2015 workshop at WWW’15
- PC Member of SocialCom2014-Beijing
- PC Member of DIR’13 workshop
- Invited talk at UNED (Madrid, Spain), 2017.
- Invited talk at UMass Amherst (Massachusetts, USA), 2016.
- Invited talk at Queensland University of Technology, QUT (Brisbane, Australia), 2015.
- Invited talk at University of Melbourne (Melbourne, Australia), 2015.
- Invited talk at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, UCM (Madrid, Spain), 2014.