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Short Introduction

    Dr. Ying Ding is an Associate Professor at School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University and is currently the associate director for data science online program. She is the Changjiang Guest Professor at Wuhan University and Elsevier Guest Professor at Tongji University China. She has been involved in various NIH, NSF and European-Union funded projects. She has published 200+ papers in journals, conferences, and workshops, and served as the program committee member for 180+ international conferences. She is the co-editor of book series called Semantic Web Synthesis by Morgan & Claypool publisher. She is co-author of the book "Intelligent Information Integration in B2B Electronic Commerce" published by Kluwer Academic Publishers, and co-author of the book chapter in "Spinning the Semantic Web" published by MIT Press. She is the co-editor in chief for Journal of Data and Information Science, and serves as the editorial board member for Scientific Data (Nature), and several other top journals in Information Science and Semantic Web. She is the co-founder of Data2Discovery company advancing cutting edge technologies in data science. Her current research interests include data-driven science of science, data-driven discovery, Semantic Web, scientific collaboration, and the application of Web Technology.

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Editor in Chief

Book Editor

Editorial Board

Conference Organizer

  • The 1st International Conference on Data-driven Knowledge Discovery: When Data Science Meets Information Science, June 20-21, 2016, Beijing, China (Conference Co-Chair)
  • The IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining (ASONAM, 2015), Paris, France, August 25-28, 2015 (Tutorial Co-Chair)
  • The 19th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW), Nov 24-28, 2014, Linkoping, Sweden (Doctoral Consortium Chair)
  • The ACM Web Science 2014 Conference, June 23-26, 2014, Bloomington, IN, USA (Local Organization Co-Chair/Treasurer)
  • The 5th International Conference on Social Informatics (SocInfo2013), November 25-27, 2013, Kyoto, Japan (PC Co-Chair)
  • The 3rd Joint International Semantic Technology Conference (JIST2013), November 26-28, 2013, Seoul, Korea (PC Co-Chair)
  • The Fourth Asian Semantic Web Conference (ASWC2009), December 6-9, 2009. Shanghai, China (PC Co-Chair)
  • The First Asian Semantic Web Conference 2006 (main organizer and tutorial chair)
  • European Semantic Web Conference 2004 (Conference organizer)
  • International Semantic Web Conference 2002 & 2003 (Sponsor Chair)

Workshop/Tutorial/Panel Organizer

  • Tutorial: Measuring Scholarly Impact: Methods and Practice (Ying Ding, Ronald Rouseau, and Dietmar Wolfram), International Conference on Scientometrics & Informetrics (ISSI 2015), June 29-July 4, 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Workshop Co-chair: The Web of Scientific Knowledge: Current trends and future perspectives in the big data era, Workshop at the ACM Web Science 2014 Conference, June 23-26, 2014, Bloomington, IN, USA.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Mining Data Semantics In Information Networks (MDS2013), The 19th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Chicago, USA, August 11-14, 2013.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Workshop on mining unstructured big data using natural language processing at the ACM Conference of Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2013), October 27-Novemeber 1, 2013, San Francisco, USA.
  • Panel organizer/Moderator: Mining Data Semantics: Challenges and Opportunities, Workshop of Mining Data Semantics (MDS2013) at the 19th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Chicago, USA, August 11, 2013
  • Tutorial: Mining Data Semantics at the 22nd International World Wide Web Conference, May 13-17, 2013, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Workshop co-chair: Workshop on exploiting big data semantics for translational medicine, Bloomington, IN, USA, March 25-26, 2013.
  • Panel organizer/chair: Library and Information Science in the Big Data Era: Funding, Projects, and Future. The 75th Annual Conference of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T2012), Baltimore, Maryland, October 26-30, 2012.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Mining Data Semantics (MDS2012), the 18th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Beijing, China, August 12-16, 2012.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Mining Data Semantics (MDS2011), the 17th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, San Diego, CA, USA, August 21-24, 2011.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: VIVO Ontology Workshop, the National VIVO Conference, New York, USA, August 12-13, 2010.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: NSF/JSMF Workshop on Mapping of Science and Semantic Web, Bloomington, IN, USA, March 4-5, 2010.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: NSF Workshop on Scholarly Evaluation Metrics: Opportunities and Challenges, Washington DC, USA, December 16, 2009.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Social Web Search And Mining, the 17th International World Wide Web Conference, Beijing, China, April 21-25, 2008
  • Workshop Co-Chair: The First International Workshop on Semantic Web Tools and Applications, the First Asian Semantic Web Conference, September 3-7, 2006, Beijing, China.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: The first international workshop on Semantic Web Education and Training, the first Asian Semantic Web Conference, September 3-7, 2006, Beijing, China.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Semantic Web Workshop, ACM SIGIR 2004, July 25-29, 2004, Sheffield, UK.
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Human Language Technology for the Semantic Web and Web Services, International Semantic Web Conference, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA, October 20-23, 2003
  • Workshop Co-Chair: Semantic Web workshop, ACM SIGIR2003, July 28 - August 1, 2003, Toronto, Canada

Program Committee Member (selected list)

  • International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM), 2014, 2015;
  • IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), 2014;
  • American Medical Informatics Association Annual Symposium (AMIA), 2014;
  • International World Wide Web Conference (WWW) 2012, 2013, 2015;
  • ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2014, 2015;
  • ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (Hypertext) 2012, 2013, 2014;
  • International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) 2009, 2011;
  • International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM) 2011, 2012 (Senior PC);
  • European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML PKDD) 2011, 2014, 2015;
  • International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA) 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015;
  • International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015;
  • IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology (WI) 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014;
  • ACM Web Science Conference 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014;
  • European Semantic Web Conference (ESWC) 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013;
  • International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM) 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014;
  • iConference, 2012, 2013;
  • ASIS&T Annual Meeting, 2013, 2014 (meta reviewer), 2015
  • International Conference on Scientometrics & Informetrics, 2013, 2015
  • International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014;
  • IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 2014
  • International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST) 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013;
  • IFIP Internationl Conference on Intelligent Information Processing 2010, 2012, 2014;
  • International Conference on Business Information Systems 2003, 2007, 2009;
  • International conference on Language Resources and Evaluation 2004, 2006, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013;

Invited Talks (selected)

  • Diffusion of Innovations: A revisit from the data science perspective, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, July 5, 2016
  • Data-driven Science of Science, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, July 4, 2016
  • Diffusion of Innovations: A revisit from the data science perspective, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, June 24, 2016
  • Data-driven Science of Science, Nanjing Technological University, Nanjing, China, June 23, 2016
  • Diffusion of Innovations: A revisit from the data science perspective, Nanjing Technological University, Nanjing, China, June 23, 2016
  • Data-driven Science of Science, The 1st International Conference on Data-driven Knowledge Discovery: When Data Science Meets Information Science, June 20-21, 2016, Beijing, China
  • Data-driven Science of Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, June 15, 2016
  • Data-driven Science of Science, Conference on Science of Science, Washington, DC, March 22 and 23 2016.
  • Data-driven Knowledge discovery, June 25, 2015, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
  • Measuring scholarly impact and beyond, June 19, 2015, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.
  • Measuring scholarly impact and beyond, June 17, 2015, Library of Guangzhou, GuangZhou, China.
  • Measuring scholarly impact and beyond, June 15, 2015, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, China.
  • Scholarly communication: Challenges and Opportunities in Digital Age, Network Institute, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA, April 6, 2015 (on campus)
  • Measuring scholarly impact and beyond, Science Analytics Seminars in 2015, February 4, 2015, US Federal Libraries (webinar)
  • Measuring Scholarly Impact and Beyond, Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA, Oct 3, 2014
  • Semantic link predication for drug discovery, Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science & Application, University of Norte Dame, IN, USA, Oct 2, 2014.
  • Measuring Scholarly Impact and Beyond. Basic Research Innovation Center at Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Washing DC, USA, Sept 24, 2014
  • Knowledge Graph: Mining knowledge transfer and usage. Beijing Jiao Tong University, Beijing, China, July 22, 2014.
  • Knowledge Graph: Mining knowledge transfer and usage. Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China, July 17, 2014.
  • Knowledge Graph: Mining knowledge transfer and usage. Peking University, Beijing, China, July 11, 2014.
  • Knowledge Graph: Mining knowledge transfer and usage. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, July 5, 2014.
  • Knowledge Graph: Connecting big data semantics. School of Information, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA, February 26, 2014.
  • Semantic graph mining for drug discovery, The 246th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, September 8-12, 2013, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
  • Knowledge Graph: Mining Data Semantics, Workshop on Algorithms and Cyberinfrastructure for large scale optimization/AI, August 9, 2013, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Semantic link prediction for drug discovery, Invited Talk at Panel on OMICS data, bioinformatics, and mathematic modeling , International Congress of Toxicology 2013 (ICT2013), Seoul, South Korea, July 2, 2013
  • Entitymetrics: Measuring Knowledge Graph, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea, July 1, 2013.
  • Semantic data integration and mining for drug discovery, Tsinghua University and Australian National University Joint Workshop on Developing Mobile Health Applications Using Web Data, June 28-29, 2013, Beijing, China
  • Knowledge graph: Connecting big data semantics, Tsinghua University, June 20, 2013, Beijing, China
  • Semantic mining in translational medicine, IBM Almaden Research Center, June 4, 2013, San Jose, CA, USA.
  • Mining data semantics in heterogeneous networks, Semantic Technology & Business Conference (SemTech2013), June 2-5, 2013, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • Semantic link prediction, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, School of Medicine, Indiana University, May 13, 2013, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Semantic web for drug discovery, Free University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 16, 2013.
  • Monitoring knowledge flow, Elsevier, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 17, 2013.
  • Content-based Citation Analysis: The next generation of citation analysis, Elsevier Research Connect Event on measuring research productivity, November 2, 2012, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA.
  • Content-based Citation Analysis: The next generation of citation analysis, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, September 26, 2012, Illinois, USA
  • Semantic link prediction for drug discovery, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, September 26, 2012, Illinois, USA
  • Semantic Web: Progress and Challenge, Beijing Normal University, July 3, 2012, Beijing, China
  • Semantic prediction for drug discovery. Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, June 26, Beijing, China
  • Semantic Web: Past, Current and Future, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, June 21, 2012, Beijing, China
  • Semantic Web: Progress and Challenge, Chinese Academy of Sciences, June 14, 2012, Beijing, China
  • Semantic Web and Drug Discovery, Tsinghua University, June 1, 2012, Beijing, China
  • VIVO Ontology, Linked Open Data & Team Science Workshop at the Third Annual Science of Team Science Conference, April 16-19, 2012, Chicago, IL, USA.
  • Practical experience with Linked Open Biomedical Data: State of the art and future directions (Panelist), 2012 AMIA Summit on Translational Bioinformatics (TBI), March 19-23, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.
  • The VIVO ontology: Enabling Networking of Scientists. Conference on Semantics in Healthcare and Life Sciences (CSHALS2012), February 22-24, 2012. Boston, MA, USA.
  • A Citation is Not A Citation. SLIS Brown Bag talk, January, 25, 2012, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Modeling Network of Scientists, Mayo Clinic, November 30, 2011, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
  • Modeling Network of Scientists, Data to Insight Center, School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, October 26, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, July 15, 2011
  • Semantic mining for drug discovery, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China, July 7, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, Library of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, June 27, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, Dalian Technological University, Dalian, China, June 24, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, Remin University, Beijing, China, June 20, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, Peking University, Beijing, China, June 16, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, Chinese Science and Technology Information Center, Beijing, China, June 15, 2011
  • Community detection: topological vs. topical, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK, May 3, 2011
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist: the VIVO ontology, City University of London, London, UK, May 2, 2011
  • Workshop on Semantic Graph Database Search Patterns, April 25-26, 2011, Seattle, WA, USA (invited participation)
  • NIH Workshop on Value Added Services for VIVO on March 25-26, 2011, Bloomington, IN, USA (invited participation)
  • VIVO ontology, Summit on Translational Bioinformatics & Clinical Research Informatics, March 7-10, 2011, San Francisco, CA, USA (invited talk and panelist)
  • The future of learning, IST Conference 2011, February 25, 2011, Bloomington, IN, USA (panelist)
  • Semantically Modeling of Scientist, School of Medicine, CTSA, Case Western Reserve University, February 14, 2011, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Community detection: topological vs. topical. SLIS Brown Bag talk series, Indiana University, February 16, 2011, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • VIVO Core Ontology, Code4Lib 2011 Conference, February 7-10, 2011 Bloomington, IN, USA (invited talk and panelist)
  • Scientific collaboration and endorsement, SLIS, October 20, 2010, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • VIVO: Semantic modeling for scientists, School of Informatics and Computing, October 11, 2010, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Semantic Web, Monroe County Public Library, October 13, 2010, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Semantic modeling for scientists, the National VIVO Conference, August 12-13, 2010, New York, NY, USA
  • NSF Workshop on Semantic Web and Mapping of Science, March 4-5, 2010, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • VIVO Ontology, invited presentation at First VIVO project meeting, December 17-18, 2009, Washington DC, USA
  • Social Tagging, VIVOweb, Knoesis Research Center, Wright State University, November 6, 2009, Dayton, OH, USA
  • Semantic Web: Past, Now and Future, CogLunch talk at School of Psychology, Indiana University, October 7, 2009, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Social Tagging, DC Social Tagging Community, Elpub2009, June 10, 2009, Milan, Italy.
  • Networked Semantics: Social Network and Semantic Web, Tetherless World Constellation, Computer Science Department, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, April 6, 2009, Troy, NY, USA.
  • Semantic Music Retrieval, Center for Data and Search Informatics, School of Informatics, Indiana University, February 4, 2009, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Social Tagging: interlinking different resources, School of Medicine, Indiana University, October 23, 2008, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Modelling Social Tagging: Upper Tag Ontology (UTO), Paper presented at the 4th Annual SIG SI Social Informatics Research Symposium, October 25, 2008, Columbus, OH, USA
  • Semantic Web: Past, Now, Future. October 2008, Digital Library Brown Bag, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Semantic Web Application: Music Retrieval, Network and Complex Systems Lab, Indiana University, September 2008, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Social Tagging: What can we do with it. Friday conversation, Indiana University, September 2008, Bloomington, IN, USA
  • Indicators in Webometrics, Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences, July 2008, Beijing, China
  • Data integration in social web, Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences, May 2008, Beijing, China
  • Social Tagging, Swiss Federal Institute of Information Science, May 6, 2007, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Social Web and Semantic Web, Jilin University, March 27, 2007, Jilin, China
  • Data integration in social web, Stanford University, February 14, 2007, Palo Alto, CA, USA

Journal Reviewer

  • ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (2010-)
  • AI magazine (2005-)
  • Data and Knowledge Engineering (2004-)
  • Data Mining and Knoweldge Discovery (Springer) (2011-)
  • Data Science Journal (2007)
  • IEEE Intelligent System (2005-)
  • IEEE Internet Computing (2005-)
  • IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (2005-)
  • Information Sciences (Elsevier) (2009-)
  • International Journal of Semantic Web and Information Systems (2010-)
  • International Journal of Social Network Mining (2010-)
  • Journal of Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing (2009-)
  • Journal of Biomedical Semantics (2010-)
  • Journal of Cheminformatics (2012-)
  • Journla of Computer Science and Technology (2011-)
  • Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering (2008)
  • Journal of Data Semantics (Springer) (2005-)
  • Journal of Decision Support Systems (2007)
  • Journal of Documentation (2004-)
  • Journal of Electronic Markets (2007)
  • Journal of Information Science (2002-)
  • Journal of Informetrics (2009-)
  • Journla of Knowledge based Systems (2011-)
  • Journal of Language Resources and Evaluation (2008-)
  • Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (2005-)
  • Journal of the Royal Society Interface (2006-)
  • Journal of Tsinghua Science and Technology (2008-)
  • Knowledge-based Systems (2011-)
  • Library & Information Science Research (2011-)
  • MIS Quarterly (2010-)
  • PLoS One (2011-)
  • Scientometrics (2004-)
  • The Computer Journal (2006-)
  • VLDB Journal (2007-)
  • Web Intelligence and Agent Systems: An International Journal (2011-)

In Media

  • Featured in Indiana University 2010 Annual Research Report (May 2011).
  • Interviewed by BioTechniques.com (January 2011): http://www.biotechniques.com/news/NIHs-12.2M-Facebook-recruits-new-partners/biotechniques-309285.html
  • Interviewed by Research Trends (December 2010): Popularity or prestige: Are you making the right impact? (http://www.researchtrends.com/issue20-november-2010/popularity-or-prestige-are-you-making-the-right-impact/)
  • Interviewed by Information Today (August 2010): VIVO: Building a stronger network (http://www.infotoday.com/it/oct10/Brynko.shtml)
  • Interviewed by Information Today (May 2010): The power of the Semantic Web (http://www.infotoday.com/it/may10/Brynko.shtml)