EDBT/ICDT 2018 Awards


We are very pleased to announce the following EDBT/ICDT 2018 Awards:

EDBT 2018

ICDT 2018



EDBT 2018 Test of Time Award

The EDBT 2018 Test of Time Award committee was formed by:
    Michael Böhlen, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Divesh Srivastava, AT&T Labs Research, United States
    Norman Paton, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

After careful consideration, the committee has decided to select the following paper as the EDBT ToT Award winner for 2018:

Social ties and their relevance to churn in mobile telecom networks.
by Koustuv Dasgupta, Rahul Singh, Balaji Viswanathan, Dipanjan Chakraborty, Sougata Mukherjea, Amit A. Nanavati and Anupam Josi.
In Proceedings of EDBT 2008, ACM International Conference Proceeding Series, volume 261, pp. 668 - 677.

The EDBT ToT award for 2018 will be presented in the Awards Session on Wednesday, 28 March, 2018, 09:00 - 10:30 o'clock.

EDBT 2018 Best Paper Award

The EDBT 2018 Best Paper Award committee was formed by:
    Michael Böhlen, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Lei Chen, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China
    Wolfgang Lehner, TU Dresden, Germany
    Kian-Lee Tan, National University of Singapore, Singapore

The EDBT 2018 Best Paper Award will be decided soon.

EDBT 2018 Best Demonstration Award

The EDBT 2018 Best Demonstration committee was formed by
The award committee chaired by Shan-Hung Wu will be formed at the conference.

The EDBT 2018 Best Demonstration Award will be announced in the Awards Session on Wednesday, 28 March, 2018, 09:00 - 10:30 o'clock.



ICDT 2018 Test of Time Award

The ICDT 2018 Test of Time Award committee was formed by:
    Pablo Barcelo, Universidad de Chile, Chile
    Richard B. Hull, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, New York, United States
    Victor Vianu, University of California, San Diego, United States

After careful consideration, the committee has decided to give the ICDT 2018 Test of Time Award to two papers - one from ICDT 1999 and one from ICDT 2001:

When Is "Nearest Neighbor" Meaningful?
by Kevin S. Beyer, Jonathan Goldstein, Raghu Ramakrishnan and Uri Shaft.
In Proceedings of ICDT 1999, Springer LNCS 1540, pp. 217 - 235.

Why and Where: A Characterization of Data Provenance.
by Peter Buneman, Sanjeev Khanna and Wang Chiew Tan
In Proceedings of ICDT 2001, Springer LNCS 1973, pp. 316 - 330.

The ICDT ToT award for 2018 will be presented in the Awards Session on Wednesday, 28 March, 2018, 09:00 - 10:30 o'clock.



ICDT 2018 Best Paper Award

After careful consideration, the ICDT program committee has decided to select the following paper as the ICDT Best Paper winner for 2018:

Evaluation and Enumeration Problems for Regular Path Queries.
by Wim Martens and Tina Trautner.

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