July 31, 2015: Congratulations to Computer Science Professor Bing Liu on 10+ year best paper

Congratulations to Professor Bing Liu of the UIC Computer Science Department for receiving the 2015 ACM SIGKDD (Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery in Databases) Test of Time award given to 1-3 papers from the KDD conference that are more than a decade old that have withstood the test of time, and demonstrated their lasting impact on the field.

The paper is: Minqing Hu and Bing Liu, Mining and summarizing customer reviews, KDD 2004; Minqing Hu was a Ph.D. student of Prof. Liu in 2014.

It 2015 terms we would say that papers was the seminal paper in the area of automated text mining of customer reviews? content from sites like Amazon, Yelp, and so on.

Remarkably, 2015 is the second year in a row that the KDD Test of Time award has gone to a paper of Prof. Liu.

For more information, see http://www.kdd.org/blog/2015-kdd-test-time-award

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