Call for Papers

WAW 2018 invites original research papers and abstracts on all aspects of algorithmic and mathematical research in the areas pertaining to the World-Wide Web, especially papers that espouse the view of complex data as networks.

Submissions are invited in, but not limited to, the following areas:

  • Algorithms: graph algorithms, clustering, collaborative filtering.
  • Analysis: structural properties, visualization, patterns, communities, discovery.
  • Data Models: graph models, evolution, trust and reputation networks.
  • Topics: Web, social networks, recommender networks, citation networks, Wikipedia, biological networks, blogs, p2p.
  • Applications: web mining, social applications, web search and ranking.

The papers must be formatted according to Springer LNCS style. The maximum length of papers is at most 15 pages. The workshop proceedings will be published as a Springer LNCS volume. Selected papers from the workshop will be invited to a special issue of Internet Mathematics. Talks associated with proceedings papers will be 30 minutes.

Abstracts are a maximum of one page, may be in any style, and must be pdf files. They should include the title, speakers, and a summary of research. All abstracts related to the conference areas will be accepted (at the discretion of the program committee), and published on the conference website (but not published in the proceedings). Talks associated with abstracts will be 20 minutes.

Papers and abstracts must be submitted via Easychair.

Important Dates

  • WAW 2018: May 17-18, 2018
  • Full paper submission: February 1, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: March 1, 2018
  • Final version due: April 16, 2018