General Chair

Marti Hearst
University of California, Berkeley

Program Chair

William Cohen
Carnegie Mellon University
Samuel Gosling
Univ of Texas, Dept of Psychology

Publicity Chair

Nicolas Nicolov
J.D.Power and Associates, McGraw-Hill

Sponsorship Chair

Matthew Hurst

Tutorials Chair

Chris Diehl
Lawrence Livermore National Labs

Data Challenge Chairs

Ian Soboroff
Akshay Java


Ramnath Balasubramanyan
Carnegie Mellon University





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4th Int'l AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media

May 23-26, 2010, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.


The conference will be held at the Marvin Center at 800 21st St NW, George Washington University in Washington DC, USA. More details about the venue are here. All events will be held on the 3rd floor except for the opening reception which will be at the Hippodrome on the 5th floor of the Marvin Center.

Getting there using the Metro
If you are traveling by Metro to campus, exit at the stop marked Foggy Bottom/GWU. As you exit the station, you will be at 23rd and I Streets. As you leave the escalators, turn right onto 23rd, then left onto I (eye) street heading East. Walk two blocks and turn right onto 21st St. The Marvin center is on your right in the middle of the block.

By Plane

By Train
If you are traveling by train, you will arrive at Union Station and can take a taxi for the approximate cost of $7. You can also take the Metro Red Line (heading toward Shady Grove). When you reach the Metro Center stop, transfer to the Blue Line (heading toward Franconia-Springfield) or the Orange Line (heading towards Vienna). Exit at the stop marked Foggy Bottom-GWU.

By Car

The Marvin Center Garage operates from 7am - midnight Monday through Friday and is closed on weekends. Make sure you have your car out by 11:45pm. A visitor's parking garage is located between 23rd and 22nd Streets and H and Eye Streets. The visitor entrance is on Eye Street.
Parking on campus is at a premium and visitors are encouraged to use public transportation when visiting the campus. The nearest METRO stop, Foggy Bottom/GWU located on the Orange/Blue lines, is a short 3 block walk from the Marvin Center.

Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence. For more info: