Professional Activities


 

         Member of ACM(since 2000), IEEE(since 2005), SIAM(2008-2011)

         Associate Editor or Editorial Board

  Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, Springer, since 2008

  Transactions on Data Privacy, Spanish Higher Research Council, since 2008

  International Journal of Social Network Mining, InderScience Publishers, since 2010

  Social Network Analysis and Mining, Springer, since 2016

  Journal of Data Science and Analytics (JDSA), Springer, since 2018

  Data Mining & Management, Frontiers, since 2018

         IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, special issue editor, 2014

         PC co-chair of the 2nd International Symposium on Data, Privacy and E-Commerce, Buffalo/Niagara Fall, June 20-22, 2010.

         Publication co-chair of the 21st ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Sydney, Australia, August 10-13, 2015

         Steering Committee member of IEEE International Workshop on Privacy Aspects of Data Mining (PADM), 2011

         Award co-chair of DSAA Next Generation Data Scientist, 2018, 2019

 

         Proposal review for

  NSF CISE panelist, 2003,2006,2009(twice), 2012(twice),2013,2014,2015,2016(twice),2017, 2018(three), 2019

  Hong Kong Research Grants Council, 2015,2016,2017,2018,2019

  NSF OISE, 2011

  NASA Intelligent Systems, 2004

  NASA Technology Office of Earth Science, 2004

 

         Program Committee Member

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 29th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Yokohama, Japan, July 11-17, 2020

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 24th Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference (PAKDD), Singapore, May 11-14, 2020

  the Web Conference (WWW), Social Network Analysis and Graph Algorithms track, Taipei, April 20-24, 2020

  The 8th International Conference on Computational Data and Social Networks (CSoNet), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Nov 18-20, 2019

  Area Chair of IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Beijing, China, November 8-11, 2019

  the 25th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Anchorage, Alaska, August 4-8, 2019

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Macao, China, August 10-16, 2019

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 23rd Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference (PAKDD), Macau, China, April 14-17, 2019

  the Web Conference (WWW), Social Network Analysis and Graph Algorithms track, San Francisco, May 13-17, 2019

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 33rd Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Jan 27-Feb 1, 2019

  Senior Program Committee Member of the ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Lingotto, Turin, Italy, Oct 22-26, 2018

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 24th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), London, August 21-23, 2018

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Stockholm, Sweden, July 13-19, 2018

  the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, Barcelona, Spain, August 28-31

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 22nd Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference (PAKDD), Melbourne, Australia, June 3-6, 2018

  the 18th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), San Diego, CA, May 3-5, 2018

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 26th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Singapore, Nov 6-10, 2017

  the 5th CCF BigData Conference, Shenzhen, China, Oct 13-15, 2017

  the IJCAI 2017 Workshop on Abuse Preventive Data Mining, Melbourne, Australia, Aug 19-25, 2017

  the 23rd ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Halifax, Canada, August 13-17, 2017

  the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), Sydney, Australia, July 31-August 3,2017

  the 17th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Houston, Texas, April 27-29, 2017

  the 21st Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference (PAKDD), Jeju, South Korea, May 23-26, 2017

  Senior Program Committee Member of the 25th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Indianapolis, Oct 24-28, 2016

  the 22nd ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), San Francisco, CA, August 13-17, 2016

  the 16th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Miami, Florida, May 5-7, 2016

  the 20th Pacific-Asia Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference (PAKDD), Auckland, New Zealand, April 19-22, 2016

  the 16th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE), Miami, Florida, USA, Oct 18-20, 2015

  the 15th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Atlantic City, NJ, USA, Nov 14-17, 2015

  the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), Washington DC, Nov 9-12, 2015

  the 21st ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Sydney, Australia, August 10-13, 2015

  the 15th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Vancouver, Canada, April 30-May 2, 2015

  the 19th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, May 19-22, 2015

  the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), Belfast, UK, Nov 2-5, 2014

  the 20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), New York City, NY, August 24-27, 2014

  the WWW 2014 Ph.D. Symposium, Seoul, Korea, April 7-11, 2014

  the 14th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 24-26, 2014

  the 18th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Taiwan, May 13-16, 2014

  the 1st IEEE International Conference on Big Data (BigData), Silicon Valley, CA, Oct 6-9, 2013

  the 13th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Dallas, TX, Dec 8-11, 2013

  the 22nd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), San Francisco, CA, Oct 27-Nov 1, 2013

  the 19th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Chicago, USA, August 11-14,2013.

  the 17th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Gold Coast, Australia, April 14-17, 2013.

  the 13th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM),Austin, Texas, May 2-4, 2013.

  the 6th International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction (SBP), Washington D.C., April 2-5, 2013.

  the 14th International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (WAIM), Beidaihe, China, June 14-16, 2013.

  International Conference on Social Intelligence and Technology (SOCIETY), State College, Pennsylvania, May 8-10, 2013

  the 12th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining(ICDM), Brussels, Belgium, Dec 10-13, 2012

  the IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM), Istanbul, Turkey, August 26-29,2012

  the 8th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA), Nanjing, China, Dec 15-18, 2012

  the 18th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Beijing, China, August 12-16, 2012

  the 5th International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction (SBP), College Park, MD, April 3-5, 2012

  the 5th Workshop on Privacy in Information Society (PAIS), Berlin, Germany, March 30, 2012

  the 16th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 29-June 1, 2012

  the 7th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA), Beijing, China, Dec 17-19, 2011

  the 12th International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (WAIM), Wuhan, China, Sept 14-16, 2011

  the 11th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Mesa, Arizona, April 28-30, 2011

  the 15th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Shenzhen, China, May 24-27, 2011.

  the 4th International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction (SBP), College Park, MD, March 29-April 2, 2011

  the 25th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), Biopolis, Singapore, March 22-25, 2011

  the 4th Workshop on Privacy in Information Society (PAIS), Uppsala, Sweden, March 2011.

  the 10th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Sydney, Australia, Dec 13-17, 2010

  the 11th International Conference on  Web-Age Information Management (WAIM), Jiuzhaigou, China, July 15-17, 2010

  the 20th International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Istanbul, Turkey, August 23-26, 2010

  the 10th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Columbus, Ohio, April 29- May 1, 2010

  the 14th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD),  Hyderabad, India, June 21-24, 2010

  the 3rd International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction (SBP), Bethesda,MD, March 29- April 1, 2010

  the 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), Perth, Australia, April 20-23,  2010

  the 3rd Workshop on Privacy in Information Society (PAIS), Lausanne, Switzerland, March 2010.

  the 9th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Miami, Florida, Dec 6-9, 2009

  the 9th SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM), Sparks, Nevada, April 30- May 2, 2009

  the 13th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Bangkok, Thailand, April 27-30, 2009

  the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), Washington D.C., Nov 1-4, 2009.

  the 18th International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems (ISMIS), Prague, Czech, Sept 14-17, 2009

  the International Workshop on Privacy-Preserving Data Analysis (PPDA), Brisbane, Australia, April 20, 2009

  the Joint International Conference on Asia-Pacific Web Conference (APWeb) and Web-Age Information Management (WAIM), Suzhou, China, April 5-7, 2009

  the 2nd International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction (SBP), Phoenix, March 31- April 1, 2009

  the 23rd IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), Bradford, UK, May 2009

  the 8th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Pisa, Italy, Dec 15-19, 2008

  the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM),  Philadelphia, PA, Nov 7-9, 2008

  the European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases(ECML/PKDD),Antwerp, Belgium, Sept 15-19, 2008

  the 14th ACM  International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Las Vegas, Aug 24-27,2008

  the KDD08 Workshop on Mining Multiple Information Sources (MMIS), Las Vegas, August 12-15, 2008

  the 10th Pacific Rim Intenational Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI), Hanoi, Vitetnam, Dec 15-19,2008

  the 5th International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery(FSKD), Jinan, China, Aug 25-27, 2008

  the 1st International Workshop on Practical Privacy-Preserving Data Mining(P3DM08), co-located with SDM08, Atlanta, April 26, 2008

  the 1st Workshop on Privacy in Information Society (PAIS), co-located with EDBT08, Nantes, France, Mar 29, 2008

  and session chair of the 12th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Osaka, Japan, May 20-23, 2008

  the 22nd IEEE Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA), Okinawa, Japan, May 25-28, 2008

  the 7th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Omaha, NE, Oct 28-31, 2007

  the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), Silicon Valley, Nov 2-4, 2007

  the IEEE workshop on Mining and Management of Biological Data (MMBD), Omaha, NE, Oct 28, 2007

  the 13th ACM International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), San Jose, August 12-15, 2007

  the KDD07 Workshop on Mining Multiple Information Sources (MMIS), San Jose, August 12-15, 2007

  the Workshop on Integrating AI and Data Mining(AIDM), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, Dec 2-6, 2007

  the IADIS-European 1st International Conference on Data Mining (ECDM), Lisbon, Portugal, July 6-8, 2007

  the 4th International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD), 2007

  the 11th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD),  Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2007

  the International Workshop on High Performance Data Mining and Application(HPDMA), Nanjing, China, May 22-25,2007

  the 1st International Symposium on Data, Privacy, & E-Commerce(ISDPE), Chengdu, China, August 2007

  the Workshop on Integrating AI and Data Mining(AIDM), Hobart, Australia, Dec 4-8, 2006

  the 18th IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI), Washington D.C., Nov 13-15, 2006

  the 5th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES), Alexandria, VA, Oct 30,  2006

  the 6th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining(ICDM), Hong Kong, Dec 18-22, 2006

  the 8th International Conference on Electronic Commerce (Privacy, Security and Trust track), Fredericton, Canada, August 14-16, 2006

  the 1st Southeast Workshop on Data and Information Management, Raleigh, North Carolina, March 30-31, 2006

  the 16th International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems (ISMIS), Bari, Italy, Sept 27-29, 2006

  the IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing (IEEE GrC), Atlanta, May 10-12, 2006

  the 10th Pacific-Asia Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (PAKDD), Singapore, April 9-12, 2006

  the 5th IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), New Orleans, Louisiana, Nov 27-30, 2005

  the 15th International Symposium on Methodologies for Intelligent Systems (ISMIS), Saratoga Springs, New York, May 25-28, 2005.

  the 4th SIAM on Data Mining Conference (SDM),  Kissimmee, Florida, April 22-24, 2004

  the 3rd SIAM on Data Mining Conference (SDM),  San Francisco, May 1-3, 2003

         Referee/reviewer for

  book review for Addison & Wesley

  Journal of Intelligent Information System

  Journal of Knowledge and Information System

  ACM Computing Survey

  ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data

  ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology

  Journal of Discrete Applied Mathematics

  ACM SIGKDD Explorations

  VLDB Journal

  IEEE Transaction on Knowledge and Data Engineering

  IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing

  IEEE Internet Computing

  IEEE Security & Privacy

  Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

  Journal of Computer Science and Technology

  NeuroComputing

  Electonics and Telecommunications Research Institute Journal

  Journal of Computing Science and Engineering

  Artificial Intelligence Review

  and various conferences