ICWSM-09 Data Challenge Workshop
Papers from the AAAI Workshop
Ian Soboroff and Akshay Java, Cochairs
This special workshop was held on the last day of the AAAI ICWSM conference, devoted devoted specifically to the ICWSM dataset. Provided by Spinn3r, the dataset, is a set of 44 million blog posts made between August 1st and October 1st, 2008. The ICWSM 2009 Data Challenge Workshop features a presentation by Kevin Burton of Spinn3r, technical talks, and a wide-ranging discussion of data issues and opportunities confronting the social media community. Twelve research papers were submitted to the data challenge workshop, of which five were accepted for presentation.