The first RecSys in HR workshop will take place on October 1, 2021. Below is a tentative schedule with the physical half of the workshop taking place in the morning and the online half taking place in the afternoon (all times in CET):

PHYSICAL MORNING SLOT (9:30-13:00 CEST / 07:30-11:00 UTC)

09:30-09:45 Introduction

09:45-10:30 Keynote 1: Quirine Eijkman

10:30-11:00 Paper session #1 (two papers)

  • Quantifying and reducing imbalance in networks. Yoosof Mashayekhi, Bo Kang, Jefrey Lijffijt and Tijl De Bie
  • An Exploration of the Information Seeking Behavior of Recruiters. Toine Bogers and Mesut Kaya

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:15 Paper session #2 (three papers)

  • Job Posting-Enriched Knowledge Graph for Skills-based Matching. Maurits de Groot, Jelle Schutte and David Graus
  • Effectiveness of job title-based embeddings on résumé-to-job ad recommendation. Mesut Kaya and Toine Bogers
  • conSultantBERT: Fine-tuned Siamese Sentence-BERT for Matching Jobs and Job Seekers. Dor Lavi, Volodymyr Medentsiy and David Graus

12:15-13:00 Break-out/fishbowl session

VIRTUAL AFTERNOON SLOT (15:00-19:00 CEST / 13:00-17:00 UTC)

15:00-15:15 Introduction

15:15-16:00 Keynote 2: Kaare Danielsen

16:00-16:15 Short break

16:15-17:00 Paper session #3 (three papers)

  • Fair candidate ranking with spatial partitioning: Lessons from the SIOP ML competition. Ian Burke, Robin Burke and Goran Kuljanin
  • Recommendations for Recruiters with Sentiment Detection. Ashish Lakhani
  • Responsible Data Management for Human Resources. Dimitrios Vogiatzis and Olivia Kyriakidou

17:00-17:30 Coffee break

17:30-18:30 Panel on challenges of HR tech

18:30-19:00 Closing