Yaron Kanza

Kanza, Yaron
33 Thomas street, 26th floor
New York, NY

Subject matter expert in spatial data management, spatial applications, graph databases, data integration, incomplete information

I received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2005). Previously, I received a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science (cum laude) and an M.Sc. in Computer Science (summa cum laude), from the Hebrew University. During the years 2005-2006, I was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Toronto. Before joining AT&T Labs-Research, I was a faculty member at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. I was a visiting assist. professor at Cornell Tech from mid 2013 to mid 2015. I serve as an Associate Editor of the ACM Transactions on Spatial Algorithms and Systems.    

Technical Documents

Emotion Maps based on Geotagged Posts in the Social Media
Yaron Kanza, Yerach Doytsher, Ben Galon
SIGSPATIAL workshop,  2017.  [PDF]  [BIB]

ACM Copyright

Where's Waldo? Geosocial Search over Myriad Geotagged Posts
Yaron Kanza, Barak Pat
SIGSPATIAL 2017,  2017.  [PDF]  [BIB]

ACM Copyright

Distance Measures for Detecting Geo-Social Similarity
Yaron Kanza, Elad Kravi, Eliyahu Safra, Yehoshua Sagiv
ACM Transactions on the Web,  2017.  [PDF]  [BIB]

ACM Copyright