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CfP :: WOMRAD :: 2nd Workshop on Music Recommendation and Discovery

In conjunction with ACM Recommender Systems 2011

Chicago, October, 23rd

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the premier event on
research and applications of music recommendation and discovery, a
workshop held in conjunction with the Fourth ACM Conference on
Recommender Systems.

The Workshop on Music Recommendation and Discovery (WOMRAD) is meant
to be a platform where the Recommender System, Music Information
Retrieval, User Modeling, Music Cognition, and Music Psychology
communities can meet, exchange ideas and collaborate.


  . Music recommendation algorithms
  . Theoretical aspects of music recommender systems
  . User modeling in music recommender systems
  . Similarity Measures, and how to combine them
  . Novel paradigms of music recommender systems
  . Social tagging in music recommendation and discovery
  . Social networks in music recommender systems
  . Novelty, familiarity and serendipity in music recommendation and discovery
  . Exploration and discovery in large music collections
  . Evaluation of music recommender systems
  . Evaluation of different sources of data/APIs for music
recommendation and exploration
  . Context-aware, mobile, and geolocation in music recommendation and discovery
  . Case studies of music recommender system implementations
  . User studies
  . Innovative music recommendation applications
  . Interfaces for music recommendation and discovery systems
  . Scalability issues and solutions
  . Semantic Web, Linking Open Data and Open Web Services for music
recommendation and discovery


  . Full Paper Submission
      July 25

  . Notification of Results
      Aug. 19

  . Camera Ready Submission
      Sep. 12


All the details can be found here: http://womrad.org/2011/submission.html


  . Amélie Anglade - Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University
of London, UK
  . Ňscar Celma - BMAT, Barcelona, Spain
  . Ben Fields - MusicMetric, London, UK
  . Paul Lamere - The Echo Nest, Somerville, MA, US
  . Brian McFee - UCSD, San Diego, US

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