Invited speaker at Information Theory and Applications Workshop, February 2017
One paper accepted at WWW 2017, Perth, April 2017
One paper accepted at ICDM 2016, Barcelona, December 2017
One paper accepted at KDD 2016, San Francisco, August 2016
Senior program committee member for KDD 2017
Program Committee member for ICWSM 2017, WWW 2017, IJCAI 2016, KDD 2016, WWW 2016,WSDM 2016,
CIKM 2015, Big Data 2015,
Workshop on Social and Information Networks,
KDD 2015, WWW 2015, ESA 2015, CIKM 2014,
WWW 2014 and ICWSM 2014 (last updated, September 2015).
Invited speaker at 54th Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, September 2016
Outstanding reviewer award WSDM 2016
Invited speaker at MMDS 2016
Invited to give a talk at University of Maryland (December 2015)
Invited to give a talk at Ohio State University (December 2015)
Invited to visit IBM Research (November 2015).
Invited to give a talk at Google Research (November 2015).
Invited to give a talk at Stanford's RAIN seminar (November 2015).
Invited to give a talk at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (October 2015).
Invited to visit Microsoft Research (October 2015).
Invited to lead the breakout session on graphs and networks at Harvard for the Symposium for Societal
Impact through Computing Research (September 2015).
One paper accepted at the SIAM Journal of Discrete Mathematics (September 2015).
Speaker at the Data-driven Algorithmics workshop (September 2015).
Two talks at KDD 2015 (August 2015).
One talk at RSA 2015 (July 2015).
Presenting my work at Mathematics in Data Science (July 2015).
One paper accepted at ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSNâ€™15) (July 2015).
One paper accepted at TKDE (July 2015).
One talk at ISMP 2015 (July 2015).
Invited by the MIT Lincoln Laboratory to the 6th annual Graph Exploitation Symposium (GraphEx) (July 2015).
One talk at STOC 2015.
One paper accepted in KDD 2015.
Invited talk at the University of Cyprus (June 2015)
Aristides Gionis and I will give a tutorial in KDD 2015 on
dense subgraph discovery.
Two talks at WWW 2015 (May 2015)
Invited talk at the Pompeu Fabra University (May 2015).
I am an invited speaker at the 22nd International Symposium on Mathematical Programming.
I presented a poster with results from STOC’15 and WWW’15 at this cool
event (April ’15).
I am invited to give a lecture at 18.434 at MIT (April’15).
One paper accepted in 47th ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC 2015)
One paper accepted in theACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD) journal.
Two papers accepted in 24th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2015).
A video of my talk “Algorithm Design for
Large-Scale Datasets” at Harvard University was recently uploaded on Youtube.
Invited by the Draper Laboratory to give a talk on modern data mining algorithms (December 16, 2014).
I gave a lecture on random graphs in the CS284r Social Data Mining class at Harvard. Here are the lecture notes (December 1st, 2014).
Joint proposal with Deqing Sun to organize a workshop received funding
from Harvard University.
Invited by the National Institute of Informatics (NII) of Japan, to the NII Shonan Meeting
“Algorithms for Large-Scale Graphs” (October 2014).
Invited by the MIT Lincoln Laboratory to the 5th annual Graph Exploitation Symposium (GraphEx) (August 2014).
Honored to become a reviewer for the Czech Science Foundation.
See my recent work on finding large near-cliques efficiently.
My work on balanced graph partitioning for massive graphs (Fennel) is featured by Microsoft Research.
Alan Frieze, Aristides Gionis and I will give a tutorial in KDD 2013 and in ECML PKDD 2013 on
Algorithmic techniques for modeling and mining large graphs.