Workshop Program

Time CEST Event
09:00 - 09:30 Welcome and introduction
09:30 - 10:00 Paper Presentation: Understanding the Relation of User and News Representations in Content-Based Neural News Recommendation, Lucas Möller and Sebastian Padó
10:00 - 10:30 Paper Presentation: Relevancy and Diversity in News Recommendations, Shaina Raza and Chen Ding
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Paper Presentation: A Benchmark for Text Classification in News Recommendations, Xinyi Li and Edward Malthouse
11:30 - 12:00 Invited Talk: Understanding the role of images in news, Andreas Lommatzsch
12:00 - 12:30 Invited Talk: AI and Financial News at Bloomberg, Srivas Prasad
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 - 14:15 Keynote Speech: Yong Zheng (Illinois Tech), "Multi-Objective Optimization and News Recommendations"
14:15 - 15:00 Panel Discussion: Future of News Ecosystems.
Participants: Yong Zheng (Illinois Tech), Fangzhao Wu (Microsoft Research Asia), Rich Hanes (Bloomberg), Preslav Nakov (Hamad Bin Khalifa University)
Moderator: Özlem Özgöbek (NTNU)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 16:15 Open Discussion
16:15 - 16:45 Planning INRA 2023
16:45 - 17:00 Final remarks and conclusion