News & Events


  Congratulations to BDAL member Dong Wei, for defending his PhD thesis successfully, and winning the Joseph Leung Award for the Best CS PhD thesis of the year. Dong Will be joining Google!


  Congratulations to the BDAL members - 2 accepted research papers at SIGMOD 2022, one research paper at ICDE 2022, and one accepted manuscript at VLDB Journal 2022 so far


 Prof. Senjuti Basu Roy (website) is recognized as one of the 100 Early-Career Engineers Selected to Participate in NAE's 2021 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium.


Matteo Lissandrini, Davide Mottin, Senjuti Basu Roy, and Yannis Velegrakis are co-organizing SEADATA 2021, co-located with VLDB 2021. Please consider submitting your work there. 


SIGMOD 2021 Panel co-moderated with Sihem Amer-Yahia: Data Management to Social Science and Back in the Future of Work


 Congrats to Dong Wei for his ICDE 2021 paper on
Peer Learning Through Targeted Dynamic Groups Formation


TWC'2021 (formerly WWW) paper
Congrats Sepideh Nikookar and Paras Sakharkar for their TWC'2021 (formerly WWW) paper, titled "Multi-Session Diversity to Improve User Satisfaction in Web Applications"


 TTI/Vanguard virtual tour, October 2020
BDaL participates in the  TTI/Vanguard virtual tour



Congratulations Dr. Esfandiari on completing Ph.D., July 2020!
Congratulations Dr. Esfandiari on completing Ph.D., wish you the very best for your future endeavours. 


Shonan Meeting 2019

Human-in-the-loop Big Data and AI: Connecting Theories and Practices for a Better Future of Work

Our SIGMOD blog post on FoW

Organizer: Sihem Amer-Yahia, Senjuti Basu Roy, Lei Chen, Tova Milo, and Atsuyuki Morishima



The 3rd IEEE Workshop on
Human-in-the-loop Methods and
Human Machine Collaboration in BigData
(IEEE HMData 2019)

BDaL is one of the organizers of Shonan Meeting 2019
Organizer: Senjuti Basu Roy, Alex Quinn, Atsuyuki Morishima