Workshop on Web Search Result Summarization and Presentation

A WWW 2009 Workshop

Co-Located with the 18th World Wide Web Conference WWW2009
April 20th, 2009
Madrid, Spain

WSSP 2009 Workshop Program and Papers (pdf)



Workshop Chairs

Program committee


Important dates


Providing a satisfying web search experience can be a challenging task for a search engine. Numerous disciplines -- search, summarization, user interface design, usability, metrics, machine learning and modeling -- all have to come together in order to deliver the final experience. Effective summarization is part of the challenge. In this workshop we will focus on various aspects of web summarization, presentation, and user satisfaction metrics and models. The kinds of questions and issues we would like to address are:

Topics of Interest

Main topics of interest in the areas of Web Results Summarization and Presentation include but are not limited to:

Workshop Chairs

Program Committee

Submission and Online Proceedings

Please use the following link to submission system to submit your paper: Easychair Submission System for WSSP2009

Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines of the WWW2008 conference, which can be found here.The site also has links to templates for MS Word and Latex users. The only diference is that the paper should not exceed 4 pages.

Important Dates

A text version of the CFP can be found here

Please do not hesitate to contact Tapas Kanungo with any questions you have!