KDD 2014, August 24-27, 2014, New York City. This year's theme: Data Mining for Social Good.
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Hotel rooms at the Sheraton for the night of Sat, Aug 23 were sold out. More rooms available at the Park Central NY Hotel. Special car service offer to/from airport now available from Blacklane.
Bloomberg joins KDD to "Unleash Data: Accelerate Impact."
KDD at Bloomberg. Aug 24, 8am-6pm.
KDD 2014, a premier interdisciplinary conference, brings together researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, large-scale data analytics, and big data. KDD 2014 features 5 keynotes, 151 Research Track papers, 44 Industry & Government Track papers and 8 invited talks, 12 tutorials, 25 workshops including the KDD Cup challenge, the Broadening Participation in Data Mining program, and more!

Data Mining for Social Good is this year's special theme, highlighting work that contributes to social good.
5 Keynotes
KDD Cup 2014
This year's KDD Cup has concluded. It features an exciting, hard challenge from DonorsChoose. 478 teams with 652 players competed through their 12670 entries!
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BPDM 2014
Attend the Broadening Participation in Data Mining program and KDD.
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Innovation
Award Winner
Prof. Perdo Domingos
University of Washington
Service
Award Winner
Dr. Ted Senator
Ted Senator
Leidos
3 Test of Time Awards
KDD 1996
A Density-Based Algorithm for Discovering Clusters in Large Spatial Databases with Noise

KDD 1998
Integrating Classification and Association Rule Mining

KDD 2003
Maximizing the Spread of Influence through a Social Network
151 Research Track Papers
Best Paper
Reducing the Sampling Complexity of Topic Models

Retracted Runner-up Paper
Efficient SimRank Computation via Linearization

Best Student Paper
An Efficient Algorithm For Weak Hierarchical Lasso

Runner-up Student Paper
Fast Flux Discriminant for Large-Scale Sparse Nonlinear Classification
45 Industry & Gov. Track Papers
Best Social Good Paper
Targeting Direct Cash Transfers to the Extremely Poor

Best Best Industry & Government Paper
Style in the Long Tail: Discovering Unique Interests with Latent Variable Models in Large Scale Social E-commerce
2014 SIGKDD Dissertation Awards
Winner
Reconstruction and Applications of Collective Storylines from Web Photo Collections
Gunhee Kim (student) and Eric Xing (advisor)

Runner-up
Human-Powered Data Management.
Aditya Parameswaran (student) and Hector Garcia-Molina (advisor)

Honorable Mention
Exploratory Mining of Collaborative Social Content
Mahashweta Das (Student) and Gautam Das (Advisor)

Honorable Mention
Uncovering Structure in High-Dimensions: Networks and Multi-Task Learning Problems
Mladen Kolar (Student) and Eric Xing (Advisor)

Honorable
Community Structure of Large Networks
Jaewon Yang (Student) and Jure Leskovec (Advisor)

8 Industry & Gov. Talks
All industry and government track invited talk speakers
25 Workshops
12 Tutorials
All tutorial speakers
40+ Student Awards
See the list of all awardees. Thanks NSF and BPDM!
BPDM 2014

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The venues: Sheraton, Bloomberg & DonorsChoose

Workshop & Tutorial Day
Sun, Aug 24

On Sunday, August 24, the KDD conference will kick off with KDD at Bloomberg, a special event between KDD and Bloomberg to Unleash Data: Accelerate Impact. KDD 2014's Sunday venues include: Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel (811 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019), Bloomberg headquarters (731 Lexington Ave New York, NY 10022), and DonorsChoose headquarters (134 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018).

Main KDD Conference
Mon, Aug 25 - Wed, Aug 27

The main KDD conference will be held at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel (811 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019), one of the most iconic places of the Big Apple, located at the heart of Midtown on bustling 7th Avenue.

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The conference is a highly selective meeting that includes oral and poster presentations of refereed papers, and panel discussions and invited talks by the leading academic and industrial experts.

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