LINGUIST List 30.1577

Wed Apr 10 2019

Calls: Computational Linguistics/USA

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Date: 03-Apr-2019
From: Xiaodan Zhu <>
Subject: KDD Workshop on Issues of Sentiment Discovery and Opinion Mining
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Full Title: KDD Workshop on Issues of Sentiment Discovery and Opinion Mining
Short Title: KDD WISDOM’19

Date: 08-Aug-2019 - 08-Aug-2019
Location: Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Contact Person: Xiaodan Zhu
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Call Deadline: 05-May-2019

Meeting Description:

WISDOM aims to motivate researchers and practitioners from multidisciplinary fields to enhance the development of novel opinion mining and sentiment analysis techniques.

Call for Papers:

We are inviting you to contribute to the 8th KDD Workshop on Issues of Sentiment Discovery and Opinion Mining (WISDOM’19) to be held in conjunction with KDD’19 in Anchorage, Alaska on August 4, 2019. For more information about the workshop and submission details, please visit or


WISDOM aims to provide an international forum for researchers in the field of machine learning for opinion mining and sentiment analysis to share information on their latest investigations in social information retrieval and their applications both in academic research areas and industrial sectors. The broader context of the workshop comprehends opinion mining, social media marketing, information retrieval, and natural language processing. Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

- Sentiment, emotion, and stance classification & regression
- Deep learning modeling for sentiment, emotion, and stance
- Target or multi-target based sentiment and stance analysis
- Multilingual opinion mining
- Opinion search & retrieval
- Business intelligence applications
- Sarcasm detection and modeling
- Opinion aggregation
- Opinion spam detection
- Sentiment summarization
- Concept-level sentiment analysis
- Biologically-inspired opinion mining
- Psychological models for sentiment analysis
- Comparative opinion analysis
- Social ranking
- Social network analysis
- Time evolving sentiment analysis
- Influence, trust & privacy analysis
- Topic detection & trend discovery
- Knowledge-based opinion mining
- Visualization
- Entity discovery & extraction
- Big social data analysis


- May 5, 2019: Submission deadline
- June 1, 2019: Notification of acceptance
- June 15, 2019: Final manuscripts due
- August 4, 2019: Workshop date


- Yongzheng Zhang, LinkedIn Corporation (USA)
- Bing Liu, University of Illinois at Chicago (USA)
- Erik Cambria, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
- Xiaodan Zhu, Queen’s University (Canada)

WISDOM’19 organizing committee

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