8:30 - 8:40      Welcome and introduction: Haggai Roitman (IBM Research - Haifa)

8:40 - 9:30    Invited Talk 1: "People's behavior online as a sensor for medical research", Elad Yom-Tov (Microsoft Research)

9:40 - 10:30    Invited Talk 2: "Attention Rank: Using Signals of Attention to Create Content in the New Information Landscape", Mor Naaman (Cornell Tech and

10:30 - 11:00    Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30    Papers Session

  • Harnessing User Data via Automatic Speech Recognition Service in a Mobile Environment
    Jing Zhang, Victor Sheng, Xiaoliang Lu
  • Sensing the Sentiments of the Crowd: Looking into Subjects
    Sajini De Silva, Hasintha Indrajee, Sasinda Premarathna, Pulasthi Mahawithana, Daya Wimalasuriya
  • Human-Powered Blocking in Entity Resolution: A Feasibility Study
    Weiling Li, Jongwuk Lee, Dongwon Lee

2nd International Workshop on Multimodal Crowd Sensing (CrowdSens 2014)
20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD 2014)