2020

Towards a Model for Spoken Conversational Search
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Paul Thomas
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Hideo Joho
  • Lawrence Cavedon
Information Processing & Management, 2020
@article{trippas2020scs,
title={{Towards a model for spoken conversational search}},
author={Trippas. Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Thomas, Paul and Sanderson, Mark and Joho, Hideo and Cavedon, Lawrence},
journal={Information Processing \& Management},
volume = "57",
number = "2",
issn = "0306-4573",
doi = "https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ipm.2019.102162",
url = "http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030645731930425X",
year={2020}
}

2019

FACTS-IR: Fairness, Accountability, Confidentiality, Transparency, and Safety in Information Retrieval
  • Adam Roegiest
  • Aldo Lipani
  • Alex Beutel
  • Alexandra Olteanu
  • Ana Lucic
  • Ana-Andreea Stoica
  • Anubrata Das
  • Asia Biega
  • Bart Voorn
  • Claudia Hauff
  • Damiano Spina
  • David Lewis
  • Douglas W. Oard
  • Emine Yilmaz
  • Faegheh Hasibi
  • Gabriella Kazai
  • Graham McDonald
  • Hinda Haned
  • Iadh Ounis
  • Ilse van der Linden
  • Jean Garcia-Gathright
  • Joris Baan
  • Kamuela N. Lau
  • Krisztian Balog
  • Maarten de Rijke
  • Mahmoud Sayed
  • Maria Panteli
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Matthew Lease
  • Michael D. Ekstrand
  • Preethi Lahoti
  • Toshihiro Kamishima
SIGIR Forum, 2019
@article{roegiest-2019-facts-ir,
Author = {Roegiest, Adam and Lipani, Aldo and Beutel, Alex and Olteanu, Alexandra and Lucic, Ana and Stoica, Ana-Andreea and Das, Anubrata and Biega, Asia and Voorn, Bart and Hauff, Claudia and Spina, Damiano and Lewis, David and Oard, Douglas W. and Yilmaz, Emine and Hasibi, Faegheh and Kazai, Gabriella and McDonald, Graham and Haned, Hinda and Ounis, Iadh and van der Linden, Ilse and Garcia-Gathright, Jean and Baan, Joris and Lau, Kamuela N. and Balog, Krisztian and de Rijke, Maarten and Sayed, Mahmoud and Panteli, Maria and Sanderson, Mark and Lease, Matthew and Ekstrand, Michael D. and Lahoti, Preethi and Kamishima, Toshihiro},
Journal = {SIGIR Forum},
Month = {December},
Number = {2},
Title = {FACTS-IR: Fairness, Accountability, Confidentiality, Transparency, and Safety in Information Retrieval},
Volume = {53},
Year = {2019}}
Learning About Work Tasks to Inform Intelligent Assistant Design
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Falk Scholer
  • Ahmed Hassan Awadallah
  • Peter Bailey
  • Paul N. Bennett
  • Ryen W. White
  • Jonathan Liono
  • Yongli Ren
  • Flora D. Salim
  • Mark Sanderson
Proceedings of ACM SIGIR Conference of Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (CHIIR'19), 2019
@InProceedings{trippas2019learning,
title= {Learning About Work Tasks to Inform Intelligent Assistant Design},
author={Trippas, Johanne R.  and Spina, Damiano and Scholer, Falk and Hassan Awadallah, Ahmed 
and Bailey, Peter and  Bennett, Paul N. and White, Ryen W.  and Liono, Jonathan and Ren, Yongli 
 and Salim, Flora D.  and Sanderson, Mark},
booktitle={Proceedings of ACM SIGIR Conference of Human Information Interaction and Retrieval 
(CHIIR'19)},
year={2019}
}
Meta-Evaluation of Dynamic Search: How Do Metrics Capture Topical Relevance, Diversity and User Effort?
  • Ameer Albahem
  • Damiano Spina
  • Falk Scholer
  • Lawrence Cavedon
Proceedings of 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR'19), 2019
@InProceedings{albahem2019meta, 
  title={{Meta-Evaluation of Dynamic Search: How Do Metrics Capture 
              Topical Relevance, Diversity and User Effort?}},
  author={Albahem, Ameer and Spina, Damiano and Scholer, Falk and Cavedon, Lawrence},
  booktitle={ECIR'19 Proceedings of the 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval},
  year={2019}
}
Building a Benchmark for Task Progress in Digital Assistants
  • Jonathan Liono
  • Johanne R Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Mohammad S Rahaman
  • Yongli Ren
  • Flora D Salim
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Falk Scholer
  • Ryen W White
WSDM'19 Task Intelligence Workshop (TI@WSDM19), 2019
@inproceedings{liono2019building, 
author={Liono, Jonathan and Trippas, Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Rahaman, Mohammad S. and Ren, Yongli and Salim, Flora D. and Sanderson, Mark and Scholer, Falk and White, Ryen W.},
title={{Building a Benchmark for Task Progress in Digital Assistants}},
booktitle={{Proceedings of WSDM'19 Task Intelligence Workshop (TI@WSDM19)}},
year={2019}
}
Processing Social Media in Real-Time
  • Damiano Spina
  • Arkaitz Zubiaga
  • Amit Sheth
  • Markus Strohmaier
Information Processing & Management, 2019
@article{spina2018processing,
title = "Processing social media in real-time",
journal = "Information Processing & Management",
year = "2019",
volume = "56",
number = "3",
pages = "1081--1083",
issn = "0306-4573",
doi = "https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ipm.2018.06.006",
url = "https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0306457318304795",
author = "Damiano Spina and Arkaitz Zubiaga and Amit Sheth and Markus Strohmaier",
keywords = "Social media mining, Information retrieval, Natural language processing, Data mining"
}
A Comparison of Filtering Evaluation Metrics based on Formal Constraints
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Felisa Verdejo
  • Damiano Spina
Information Retrieval Journal, 2019
@article{migo2019filtering,
author="Amig{\'o}, Enrique and Gonzalo, Julio and Verdejo, Felisa and Spina, Damiano",
title={{A Comparison of Filtering Evaluation Metrics Based on Formal Constraints}},
journal="Information Retrieval Journal",
year="2019",
issn="1573-7659",
doi="10.1007/s10791-019-09355-y",
url="https://doi.org/10.1007/s10791-019-09355-y"
}
Using Audio Transformations to Improve Comprehension in Voice Question Answering
  • Aleksandr Chuklin
  • Aliaksei Severyn
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Enrique Alfonseca
  • Hanna Silen
  • Damiano Spina
Proceedings of CLEF'19, 2019
@inproceedings{chuklin2019using,
  title={Using Audio Transformations to Improve Comprehension in Voice Question Answering},
  author={Chuklin, Aleksandr and Severyn, Aliaksei and Trippas, Johanne R. and Alfonseca, Enrique and 
                Silen, Hanna and Spina, Damiano},
 booktitle={Proc. of CLEF'19}.
  year={2019}
}

2018

How Many Truth Levels? Six? One Hundred? Even More? Validating Truthfulness of Statements via Crowdsourcing
  • Kevin Roitero
  • Gianluca Demartini
  • Stefano Mizzaro
  • Damiano Spina
CIKM Workshop on Rumours and Deception in Social Media (RDSM'18), 2018
@InProceedings{roitero2018how,
author={Roitero, Kevin and Demartini, Gianluca and Mizzaro, Stefano and Spina, Damiano},
title={How Many Truth Levels? Six? One Hundred? Even more? Validating Truthfulness of Statements via Crowdsourcing},
booktitle={CIKM Workshop on Rumours and Deception in Social Media (RDSM'18)},
year={2018}
}
Towards a Basic Principle for Ranking Effectiveness Prediction without Human Assessments: A Preliminary Study
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Stefano Mizzaro
  • Damiano Spina
CIKM Workshop on 1st International Workshop on GeneraLization in InformAtion REtrieval (GLARE'18), 2018
@InProceedings{amigo2018towards,
author = {Amig{\'o}, Enrique and Mizzaro, Stefano and Spina, Damiano},
title = {Towards a Basic Principle for Ranking Effectiveness Prediction without Human Assessments: A Preliminary Study},
booktitle = {CIKM Workshop on 1st International Workshop on GeneraLization in InformAtion REtrieval (GLARE'18)},
year = {2018}
}
Desirable Properties for Diversity and Truncated Effectiveness Metrics
  • Ameer Albahem
  • Damiano Spina
  • Falk Scholer
  • Alistair Moffat
  • Lawrence Cavedon
Proceedings of the 23rd Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS'18), 2018
@inproceedings{albahem2018desirable, 
title={{Desirable Properties for Diversity and Truncated Effectiveness Metrics}},
author={Albahem, Ameer and Spina, Damiano and Scholer, Falk and Moffat, Alistair and Cavedon, Lawrence},
 booktitle = {Proceedings of the 23rd Australasian Document Computing Symposium},
 series = {ADCS '18},
 year = {2018},
 isbn = {978-1-4503-6549-9},
 location = {Dunedin, New Zealand},
 pages = {9:1--9:7},
 articleno = {9},
 numpages = {7},
 url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3291992.3291996},
 doi = {10.1145/3291992.3291996},
 acmid = {3291996},
 publisher = {ACM},
 address = {New York, NY, USA}
} 
Informing the Design of Spoken Conversational Search
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Hideo Joho
  • Mark Sanderson
CHIIR'18, 2018
@InProceedings{trippas2018informing,
title = {Informing the Design of Spoken Conversational Search},
author = {Trippas, Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Cavedon, Lawrence and 
Joho, Hideo and Sanderson, Mark},
booktitle = {{CHIIR'18 Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR Conference on 
Human Information Interaction and Retrieval}},
pages={32--41},
year = {2018}
}
A Living Lab Study of Query Amendment in Job Search
  • Bahar Salehi
  • Damiano Spina
  • Alistair Moffat
  • Sargol Sadeghi
  • Falk Scholer
  • Timothy Baldwin
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Wilson Wong
  • Justin Zobel
Proceedings of SIGIR'18, 2018
@InProceedings{salehi2018living,
  author={Salehi, Bahar  and Spina, Damiano and Moffat, Alistair and Sadeghi, Sargol and Scholer, Falk 
      and Baldwin, Timothy and Cavedon, Lawrence and Sanderson, Mark and Wong, Wilson and Zobel, Justin},
  title={A Living Lab Study of Query Amendment in Job Search},
  booktitle={Proceedings of SIGIR'18},
  year={2018}}
An Axiomatic Analysis of Diversity Evaluation Metrics: Introducing the Rank-Biased Utility Metric
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Damiano Spina
  • Jorge Carrillo-de-Albornoz
Proceedings of SIGIR'18, 2018
@InProceedings{amigo2018axiomatic,
 author = {Amig{\'o}, Enrique and Spina, Damiano and Carrillo-de-Albornoz, Jorge},
 title = {An Axiomatic Analysis of Diversity Evaluation Metrics: 
               Introducing the Rank-Biased Utility Metric}, 
 booktitle = {The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research 
              \&\#38; Development in Information Retrieval},
 series = {SIGIR '18},
 year = {2018},
 isbn = {978-1-4503-5657-2},
 location = {Ann Arbor, MI, USA},
 pages = {625--634},
 numpages = {10},
 url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3209978.3210024},
 doi = {10.1145/3209978.3210024},
 acmid = {3210024},
 publisher = {ACM},
 address = {New York, NY, USA},
 keywords = {axiomatic analysis, evaluation, search result diversification}
} 
Research Frontiers in Information Retrieval: Report from the Third Strategic Workshop on Information Retrieval in Lorne (SWIRL 2018)
  • J. Shane Culpepper
  • Fernando Diaz
  • Mark D. Smucker
  • James Allan
  • Jaime Arguello
  • Leif Azzopardi
  • Peter Bailey
  • Tim Baldwin
  • Krisztian Balog
  • Hannah Bast
  • Nick Belkin
  • Klaus Berberich
  • Bodo Billerbeck
  • Jamie Callan
  • Rob Capra
  • Mark Carman
  • Ben Carterette
  • Charles L. A. Clarke
  • Kevyn Collins-Thompson
  • Nick Craswell
  • W. Bruce Croft
  • J. Shane Culpepper
  • Jeff Dalton
  • Gianluca Demartini
  • Fernado Diaz
  • Laura Dietz
  • Susan Dumais
  • Carsten Eickhoff
  • Nicola Ferro
  • Norbert Fuhr
  • Shlomo Geva
  • Claudia Hauff
  • David Hawking
  • Hideo Joho
  • Gareth Jones
  • Jaap Kamps
  • Noriko Kando
  • Diane Kelly
  • Jaewon Kim
  • Julia Kiseleva
  • Yiqun Liu
  • Xiaolu Lu
  • Stefano Mizzaro
  • Alistair Moffat
  • Jian-Yun Nie
  • Alexandra Olteanu
  • Iadh Ounis
  • Filip Radlinski
  • Maarten de Rijke
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Falk Scholer
  • Laurianne Sitbon
  • Mark Smucker
  • Ian Soboroff
  • Damiano Spina
  • Torsten Suel
  • James Thom
  • Paul Thomas
  • Andrew Trotman
  • Ellen Voorhees
  • Arjen P. de Vries
  • Emine Yilmaz
  • Guido Zuccon
SIGIR Forum 52(1), 2018
@article{allan2018swirl,
 author = {Allan, James and Arguello, Jaime and Azzopardi, Leif and Bailey, Peter and Baldwin, Tim and Balog, Krisztian and Bast, Hannah and Belkin, Nick and Berberich, Klaus and von Billerbeck, Bodo and Callan, Jamie and Capra, Rob and Carman, Mark and Carterette, Ben and Clarke, Charles L. A. and Collins-Thompson, Kevyn and Craswell, Nick and Croft, W. Bruce and Culpepper, J. Shane and Dalton, Jeff and Demartini, Gianluca and Diaz, Fernado and Dietz, Laura and Dumais, Susan and Eickhoff, Carsten and Ferro, Nicola and Fuhr, Norbert and Geva, Shlomo and Hauff, Claudia and Hawking, David and Joho, Hideo and Jones, Gareth and Kamps, Jaap and Kando, Noriko and Kelly, Diane and Kim, Jaewon and Kiseleva, Julia and Liu, Yiqun and Lu, Xiaolu and Mizzaro, Stefano and Moffat, Alistair and Nie, Jian-Yun and Olteanu, Alexandra and Ounis, Iadh and Radlinski, Filip and de Rijke, Maarten and Sanderson, Mark and Scholer, Falk and Sitbon, Laurianne and Smucker, Mark and Soboroff, Ian and Spina, Damiano and Suel, Torsten and Thom, James and Thomas, Paul and Trotman, Andrew and Voorhees, Ellen and de Vries, Arjen P. and Yilmaz, Emine and Zuccon, Guido},
 title = {Research Frontiers in Information Retrieval: Report from the Third Strategic Workshop on Information Retrieval in Lorne (SWIRL 2018)},
 journal = {SIGIR Forum},
 issue_date = {June 2018},
 volume = {52},
 number = {1},
 month = aug,
 year = {2018},
 issn = {0163-5840},
 pages = {34--90},
 numpages = {57},
 url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/3274784.3274788},
 doi = {10.1145/3274784.3274788},
 acmid = {3274788},
 publisher = {ACM},
 address = {New York, NY, USA},
} 
CAIR'18: Second International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to Information Retrieval at SIGIR 2018
  • Damiano Spina
  • Jaime Arguello
  • Hideo Joho
  • Julia Kiseleva
  • Filip Radlinski
SIGIR Forum 52(2), 2018
@article{cair2018report,
author={Spina, Damiano and Arguello, Jaime  and Joho, Hideo  and  Kiseleva, Julia and Radlinski, Filip},
title={{CAIR'18: Second International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to Information Retrieval at SIGIR 2018}},
issue_date = {December 2018},
journal={SIGIR Forum},
volume={52},
number={2},
year={2018}
}

2017

Crowdsourcing User Preferences and Query Judgments for Speech-Only Search
  • Johanne R Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Mark Sanderson
SIGIR 1st International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to Information Retrieval (CAIR'17), 2017
@inproceedings{trippas2017crowdsourcing,
 author = {Trippas, Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Cavedon, Lawrence and Sanderson, Mark},
 title = {Crowdsourcing User Preferences and Query Judgments for Speech-Only Search},
 booktitle = {SIGIR 1st International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to Information Retrieval (CAIR'17)},
 series = {CAIR '17},
 year = {2017}
} 
A Conversational Search Transcription Protocol and Analysis
  • Johanne R Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Mark Sanderson
SIGIR 1st International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to Information Retrieval (CAIR'17), 2017
@inproceedings{trippas2017protocol,
 author = {Trippas, Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Cavedon, Lawrence and Sanderson, Mark},
 title = {A Conversational Search Transcription Protocol and Analysis},
 booktitle = {SIGIR 1st International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to 
Information Retrieval (CAIR'17)},
 series = {CAIR '17},
 year = {2017}
} 
Understanding User Behavior in Job and Talent Search: An Initial Investigation
  • Damiano Spina
  • Maria Maistro
  • Yongli Ren
  • Sargol Sadeghi
  • Wilson Wong
  • Timothy Baldwin
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Alistair Moffat
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Falk Scholer
  • Justin Zobel
SIGIR Workshop on eCommerce (eCom'17), 2017
@inproceedings{spina2017understanding,
 author = {Spina, Damiano  and Maistro, Maria and Ren, Yongli and Sadeghi, Sargol and 
             Wong, Wilson and Baldwin, Timothy and  Cavedon, Lawrence and Moffat, Alistair and
              Sanderson, Mark and Scholer, Falk and Zobel,Justin},
 title = {Understanding User Behavior in Job and Talent Search: An Initial Investigation},
 booktitle = {SIGIR Workshop on eCommerce},
 series = {SIGIR eCom 2017},
 year = {2017}
} 
Extracting Audio Summaries to Support Effective Spoken Document Search
  • Damiano Spina
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Mark Sanderson
Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 2017
@article {spina2017extracting,
author = {Spina, Damiano and Trippas, Johanne R. and Cavedon, Lawrence and Sanderson, Mark},
title = {Extracting audio summaries to support effective spoken document search},
journal = {Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology},
volume = {68},
number = {9},
issn = {2330-1643},
url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.23831},
doi = {10.1002/asi.23831},
pages = {2101--2115},
year = {2017}
}
How Do People Interact in Conversational Speech-Only Search Tasks: A Preliminary Analysis
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Mark Sanderson
Proceedings of CHIIR'17, 2017
@inproceedings{trippas2017people,
 author = {Trippas, Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Cavedon, Lawrence and Sanderson, Mark},
 title = {How Do People Interact in Conversational Speech-Only Search Tasks: A Preliminary Analysis},
 booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval},
 series = {CHIIR '17},
 year = {2017},
 pages = {325--328},
 doi = {10.1145/3020165.3022144}
} 

2016

Beyond Factoid QA: Effective Methods for Non-factoid Answer Sentence Retrieval
  • Liu Yang
  • Qingyao Ai
  • Damiano Spina
  • Ruey-Cheng Chen
  • Liang Pang
  • W. Bruce Croft
  • Jiafeng Guo
  • Falk Scholer
Proceedings of ECIR'16, 2016
@inproceedings{yang2016beyond,
    author = {Yang, Liu Yang and Ai, Qingyao and Spina, Damiano and Chen, Ruey-Cheng 
                      and Pang, Liang and Croft,  W. Bruce and Guo, Jiafeng and Scholer, Falk},
    title = { Beyond Factoid QA:  Effective Methods for Non-factoid Answer Sentence Retrieval},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of ECIR'16},
    year = {2016}
}

2015

Towards Understanding the Impact of Length in Web Search Result Summaries over a Speech-only Communication Channel
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Lawrence Cavedon
Proceedings of SIGIR'15, 2015
@inproceedings{trippas2015towards,
author={Trippas, Johanne and Spina, Damiano and Sanderson, Mark and Cavedon, Lawrence},
title={Towards Understanding the Impact of Length in Web Search Result Summaries over a 
           Speech-only Communication Channel},
booktitle={Proceedings of SIGIR'15},
year={2015}
}
Real-Time Classification of Twitter Trends
  • Arkaitz Zubiaga
  • Damiano Spina
  • Raquel Martínez
  • Víctor Fresno
Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), 2015
@article{zubiaga2014realtime,
	author = "Zubiaga, Arkaitz and Spina, Damiano and Mart{\'i}nez, Raquel and Fresno, V{\'i}ctor",
        title = {Real-time classification of Twitter trends},
        journal = {Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology},
        volume = {66},
        number = {3},
        issn = {2330-1643},
        url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.23186},
        doi = {10.1002/asi.23186},
        pages = {462--473},
        keywords = {automatic classification, taxonomy, real time processing},
        year = {2015}
}
Harnessing Semantics for Answer Sentence Retrieval
  • Ruey-Cheng Chen
  • Damiano Spina
  • W. Bruce Croft
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Falk Scholer
Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Exploiting Semantic Annotations for Information Retrieval (ESAIR'15), 2015
@inproceedings{chen2015harnessing,
    author = {Chen, Ruey-Cheng and  Spina, Damiano and 
                      Croft,  W. Bruce and Sanderson, Mark and Scholer, Falk},
    title = {Harnessing Semantics for Answer Sentence Retrieval},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Exploiting Semantic Annotations 
                          for Information Retrieval (ESAIR'15)},
    year = {2015}
}
Results Presentation Methods for a Spoken Conversational Search System
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Damiano Spina
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Lawrence Cavedon
First International Workshop on Novel Web Search Interfaces and Systems (NWSearch’15), 2015
@InProceedings{trippas2015results,
author={Trippas, Johanne R. and Spina, Damiano and Sanderson, Mark and Cavedon, Lawrence},
title={Results Presentation Methods for a Spoken Conversational Search System},
booktitle={First International Workshop on Novel Web Search Interfaces and Systems (NWSearch’15)},
year={2015}
}
SpeakerLDA: Discovering Topics in Transcribed Multi-Speaker Audio Contents
  • Damiano Spina
  • Johanne R. Trippas
  • Lawrence Cavedon
  • Mark Sanderson
Proceedings of ACM Multimedia 2015 Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia (SLAM'15), 2015
@InProceedings{spina2015speakerlda,
author={Spina, Damiano and Trippas, Johanne R. and  
                 Cavedon, Lawrence and Sanderson, Mark},
title={SpeakerLDA: Discovering Topics in Transcribed Multi-Speaker Audio Contents},
booktitle={Proceedings of ACM Multimedia 2015 Workshop on 
                    Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia (SLAM'15)},
year={2015}
}

2014

Learning Similarity Functions for Topic Detection in Online Reputation Monitoring
  • Damiano Spina
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Enrique Amigó
Proc. of SIGIR '14: 37th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 2014
@InProceedings{spina2014learning,  
    title={Learning Similarity Functions for Topic Detection in Online Reputation Monitoring},  
    author={Spina, Damiano and Gonzalo, Julio and Amig{'o}, Enrique},  
    booktitle={Proc. of SIGIR '14: 37th international ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and 
                         Development in Information Retrieval},  
    year={2014},  
    organization={ACM}  
    }
Overview of RepLab 2014: Author Profiling and Reputation Dimensions for Online Reputation Management
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Jorge Carrillo-de-Albornoz
  • Irina Chugur
  • Adolfo Corujo
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Edgar Meij
  • Maarten de Rijke
  • Damiano Spina
Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference of the CLEF Initiative, 2014
@incollection{amigo2014overview,
	author = "Amig{\'o}, Enrique and Carrillo-de-Albornoz, Jorge and Chugur, Irina 
                          and Corujo, Adolfo and Gonzalo, Julio and Meij, Edgar 
                          and de Rijke, Maarten and Spina, Damiano",
	booktitle = "{Information Access Evaluation. Multilinguality, 
                               Multimodality, and Interaction}",
	pages = "307--322",
	publisher = "Springer International Publishing",
	title = "{Overview of RepLab 2014: Author Profiling and Reputation Dimensions 
                      for Online Reputation Management}",
	year = "2014"
}
ORMA: A Semi-Automatic Tool for Online Reputation Monitoring in Twitter
  • Jorge Carrillo-de-Albornoz
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Damiano Spina
  • Julio Gonzalo
Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), 2014
@inproceedings{carrillo2014orma,
  author    = {Jorge Carrillo de Albornoz and
               Enrique Amig{\'{o}} and
               Damiano Spina and
               Julio Gonzalo},
  title     = {{ORMA:} {A} Semi-automatic Tool for Online Reputation Monitoring in
               Twitter},
  booktitle = {Advances in Information Retrieval - 36th European Conference on {IR}
               Research, {ECIR} 2014, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, April 13-16, 2014.
               Proceedings},
  year      = {2014},
  pages     = {742--745},
  url       = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-06028-6_86},
  doi       = {10.1007/978-3-319-06028-6_86}
}

2013

Overview of RepLab 2013: Evaluating Online Reputation Monitoring Systems
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Jorge Carrillo-de-Albornoz
  • Irina Chugur
  • Adolfo Corujo
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Tamara Martín
  • Edgar Meij
  • Maarten de Rijke
  • Damiano Spina
Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference of the CLEF initiative, 2013
@inproceedings{replab2013overview,
  author = {Amig{\'o}, E. and {Carrillo-de-Albornoz}, J. and Chugur, I. 
                    and Corujo, A. and Gonzalo, J. and Mart{\'\i}n, T. and 
                    Meij, E. and de Rijke, M. and Spina, Damiano},
  booktitle = {CLEF '13},
  date-modified = {2013-10-14 05:30:24 +0000},
  pages = {333--352},
  publisher = {Springer},
  series = {LNCS},
  title = {{Overview of RepLab 2013}: {Evaluating} 
                     Online Reputation Monitoring Systems},
  year = {2013}
}
UNED Online Reputation Monitoring Team at RepLab 2013
  • Damiano Spina
  • Jorge Carrillo-de-Albornoz
  • Tamara Martín
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Fernando Giner
CLEF 2013 Labs and Workshop Working Notes, 2013
@inproceedings{replab2013unedorm,
  author = {D. Spina and {Carrillo-de-Albornoz}, J. and Mart{\'\i}n, T. 
                    and Amig{\'o}, E. and Gonzalo, J. and Giner, F.},
  booktitle = {{CLEF 2013 Eval. Labs and Workshop Online Working Notes}},
  organization = {CLEF},
  title = {{UNED Online Reputation Monitoring Team at RepLab 2013}},
  year = {2013}
}
Discovering Filter Keywords for Company Name Disambiguation in Twitter
  • Damiano Spina
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Enrique Amigó
Expert Systems with Applications, 2013
@article{spina2013discovering,
	author = "Spina, Damiano and Gonzalo, Julio and Amig{\'o}, Enrique",
	doi = "10.1016/j.eswa.2013.03.001",
	issn = "0957-4174",
	journal = "Expert Systems with Applications",
	keywords = "Twitter; Online reputation management; Name disambiguation; Filtering",
	note = "",
	number = "12",
	pages = "4986--5003",
	title = "{Discovering filter keywords for company name disambiguation in twitter}",
	url = "http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0957417413001516",
	volume = "40",
	year = "2013"
}
Reports on the Workshops Held at the Sixth International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media
  • Daniel Archambault
  • Ruben Bouwmeester
  • Cosmin Cabulea
  • Elizabeth M Daly
  • Giusy Di Lorenzo
  • Maarten de Rijke
  • Martin Harrigan
  • Eser Kandogan
  • Michael Muller
  • Mor Naaman
  • Daniele Quercia
  • Damiano Spina
  • Markus Strohmaier
  • Arkaitz Zubiaga
AI Magazine, 2013
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	author = "Archambault, Daniel and Bouwmeester, Ruben and 
Cabulea, Cosmin and Daly, Elizabeth M and {Di Lorenzo}, Giusy and 
de Rijke, Maarten and Harrigan, Martin and Kandogan, Eser and 
Muller, Michael and Naaman, Mor and others",
	journal = "AI Magazine",
	number = "1",
	pages = "101",
	title = "{Reports on the Workshops Held at the Sixth 
International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media}",
	volume = "34",
	year = "2013"
}
Towards an Active Learning System for Company Name Disambiguation in Microblog Streams
  • Maria-Hendrike Peetz
  • Damiano Spina
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Maarten de Rijke
CLEF 2013 Evaluation Labs and Workshop Online Working Notes, 2013
@inproceedings{replab2013uvauned,
  author = {Peetz, M.H. and Spina D. and Gonzalo, J. and de Rijke, M.},
  booktitle = {{CLEF 2013 Eval. Labs and Workshop Online Working Notes}},
  date-modified = {2013-10-14 10:45:42 +0000},
  organization = {CLEF},
  title = {{Towards an Active Learning System for Company Name Disambiguation in Microblog Streams}},
  year = {2013}
}

2012

Towards Real-Time Summarization of Scheduled Events from Twitter Streams
  • Arkaitz Zubiaga
  • Damiano Spina
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Julio Gonzalo
Proceedings of the 23rd ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (Hypertext'12), 2012
@inproceedings{zubiaga2012summarization,
 author = {Zubiaga, Arkaitz and Spina, Damiano and Amig\'{o}, Enrique and Gonzalo, Julio},
 title = {Towards Real-time Summarization of Scheduled Events from Twitter Streams},
 booktitle = {Proceedings of the 23rd ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media},
 series = {HT '12},
 year = {2012},
 pages = {319--320},
 doi = {10.1145/2309996.2310053}
} 
Identifying Entity Aspects in Microblog Posts
  • Damiano Spina
  • Edgar Meij
  • Maarten de Rijke
  • Andrei Oghina
  • Minh Thuong Bui
  • Mathias Breuss
Proceedings of SIGIR'12, the 35th international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval, 2012
@inproceedings{spina2012identifying,
 author = {Spina, Damiano and Meij, Edgar and de Rijke, Maarten 
and Oghina, Andrei and Bui, Minh Thuong and Breuss, Mathias},
 title = {Identifying Entity Aspects in Microblog Posts},
 booktitle = {Proceedings of the 35th International ACM SIGIR Conference 
on Research and Development in Information Retrieval},
 series = {SIGIR '12},
 year = {2012},
 isbn = {978-1-4503-1472-5},
 location = {Portland, Oregon, USA},
 pages = {1089--1090},
 numpages = {2},
 url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2348283.2348483},
 doi = {10.1145/2348283.2348483},
 acmid = {2348483},
 publisher = {ACM},
 address = {New York, NY, USA},
 keywords = {aspects, entity profiling, microblog posts},
} 

2011

Classifying Trending Topics: A Typology of Conversation Triggers on Twitter
  • Arkaitz Zubiaga
  • Damiano Spina
  • Víctor Fresno
  • Raquel Martínez
Proceedings of CIKM'11, 2011
@inproceedings{zubiaga2011classifying,
  title={Classifying Trending Topics: A Typology of Conversation Triggers on Twitter},
  author={Zubiaga, Arkaitz and Spina, Damiano and Fresno, V{\'i}ctor and Mart{\'i}nez, Raquel},
  booktitle={Proceedings of the 20th ACM international conference on Information and knowledge management},
  pages={2461--2464},
  year={2011},
  organization={ACM}
}
Filter Keywords and Majority Class Strategies for Company Name Disambiguation in Twitter
  • Damiano Spina
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Julio Gonzalo
CLEF 2011 Conference on Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access Evaluation, 2011
@InProceedings{spina2011filter,
author="Spina, Damiano
and Amig{\'o}, Enrique
and Gonzalo, Julio",
title="Filter Keywords and Majority Class Strategies for Company Name Disambiguation in Twitter",
booktitle="Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access Evaluation",
year="2011",
publisher="Springer Berlin Heidelberg",
address="Berlin, Heidelberg",
pages="50--61",
isbn="978-3-642-23708-9"
}

2010

WePS-3 Evaluation Campaign: Overview of the Online Reputation Management Task
  • Enrique Amigó
  • Javier Artiles
  • Julio Gonzalo
  • Damiano Spina
  • Bing Liu
  • Adolfo Corujo
CLEF 2010 (Notebook Papers/LABs/Workshops), 2010
@article{amigo2010weps3,
  title={WePS-3 Evaluation Campaign: Overview of the Online Reputation Management Task},
  author={Amig{\'o}, Enrique and Artiles, Javier and Gonzalo, Julio and Spina, Damiano and Liu, Bing and Corujo, Adolfo},
  booktitle={CLEF 2010 (Notebook Papers/LABs/Workshops)},
  year={2010}
}
Damiano Spina