Trung-Hoang Le (Lê Trung Hoàng)
Singapore Management University
Research Scientist
SMU School of Computing and Information Systems
email: thle.2017 AT smu.edu.sg
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News

2024-05-13: Served The ACM Web Conference 2024 in Singapore as a Technical Supporter
2023-12-14: Paper accepted at ECIR-24, titled "Hypergraphs with Attention on Reviews for Explainable Recommendation"
2023-03-13: Started Research Scientist@Preferred.AI
2022-12-16: Tutorial accepted at TheWebConf-23 (also known as WWW-23), titled "Multi-Modal Recommender Systems: Towards Addressing Sparsity, Comparability, and Explainability"
2022-11-29: Dissertation Defense, titled "Mining Product Textual Data for Recommendation Explanations"
2022-10-25: Paper accepted at IEEE BigData 2022, titled "Question Attentive Review-Level Recommendation Explanation"
2022-08-15: Teaching Assistant for SMU COR-IS1702 Computational Thinking
2022-07-28: Presenting poster of paper "Synthesizing Aspect-Driven Recommendation Explanations from Reviews" at SDSC Industry Demo Day Session on July 28, 2022
2022-04-14: Teaching Assistant for SMU CS608 Recommender Systems (MITB)
2022-01-17: Attended Global Young Scientists Summit (GYSS) 2022
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Awards

August 2021
AY2020-21 SCIS Dean's List in recorgnition of significant research achievements
School of Computing and Information Systems, Singapore Management University, 2021.
July 2021
SMU Presidential Doctoral Fellowship in Academic Year 2021/2022 (top 15%)
Singapore Management University, 2021.
March 2021
SDSC PhD Dissertation Research Fellowship 2020
Singapore Data Science Consortium (SDSC), 2021.
January 2021
Distinguished Paper Award at International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence 2020 (IJCAI-20)
for the publication "Synthesizing Aspect-Driven Recommendation Explanations from Reviews" by Trung-Hoang Le and Hady W. Lauw.
July 2020
SMU Presidential Doctoral Fellowship in Academic Year 2020/2021 (top 15%)
Singapore Management University, 2020.
August 2017
SMU Full Scholarship (4 years), PhD in Computer Science
Singapore Management University, 2017.

Teaching

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Publications

Hypergraphs with Attention on Reviews for Explainable Recommendation
Theis E. Jendal, Trung-Hoang Le, Hady W. Lauw, Matteo Lissandrini, Peter Dolog and Katja Hose
European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR'24), Mar 2024.
Multi-Modal Recommender Systems: Towards Addressing Sparsity, Comparability, and Explainability
Trung-Hoang Le, Quoc-Tuan Truong, Aghiles Salah, and Hady W. Lauw
Tutorial at ACM Web Conference (TheWebConf'23 or WWW'23), Apr 2023.
Question-Attentive Review-Level Recommendation Explanation
Trung-Hoang Le and Hady W. Lauw
IEEE Conference on Big Data (BigData'22), Dec 2022.
Explainable Recommendation with Comparative Constraints on Product Aspects
Trung-Hoang Le and Hady W. Lauw
ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM'21), Mar 2021.
Synthesizing Aspect-Driven Recommendation Explanations from Reviews
Trung-Hoang Le and Hady W. Lauw
International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI'20), Jul 2020. Distinguished Paper Award