2021 Test of Time Award winner is chosen among all papers presented
2009, ECIR 2010, ECIR 2011, as the paper that has had the most
significant impact on IR and outside IR since its publication.
27th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
Associate Professor ZHU Feida is the general chair and part of
the organising committee.
RESEARCH FOCUS AREAS
As a computing school in Singapore Management University, our research is uniquely
defined by the twin emphasis of Academic Scholarship in Computing Technology and
Practice Scholarship in Solution Development.
Our Academic Scholarships are directed to 3 selected areas, mainly
Artificial Intelligence and Data Science,
Human-Machine Collaborative Systems, and Information Systems and Technology.
At the same time, we need to go beyond technology creation in order to achieve practical impact.
We emphasise solution development which entails integrating different technologies, integrating
business models and processes, addressing usability, deployment and product management concerns,
aligning with local ethical norms as
well as legal and regulatory frameworks and ultimately, fulfilling user and organisational
That is what we mean by Practice Scholarship.
The application areas that we direct our Practice Scholarship to are:
Education Pedagogy, Urban Systems and Operations, Active Citizenry
and Communities, and Safety and Security.
Where applicable, expand the respective research area to see
our faculty working in that as their primary research area