The paper entitled ‘Select, Link and Rank: Diversified Query Expansion and Entity Ranking using Wikipedia’ byAdit Krishnan (former Dual Degree student), Deepak Padmanabhan (former Doctoral scholar), Dr. Sayan Ranu, Department of Computer Science and Engineering and Sameep Mehta (IBM) has won the Best Paper Awardat the International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE) 2016 held at Shanghai, China during November 2016.