Events Autumn 2012

One day events

  1. International Workshop on Big-Data Analytics for the Temporal Web. Of interest to members working in areas of sessions and logging. Paris, November 13, 2012. http://tinyurl.com/9rbtqwf
  2. Dutch Belgian Database Day 2012 (DBDBD 2012). A one day event on DB issues of interest to members. Palace of the Academies, Brussels, Belgium 21 November 2012. http://www.dbdbd.be and http://www.dbdbd.nl.
  3. Search Solutions 2012 Our annual industrially focused event on the world of search, focusing on innovations in web and enterprise search. A number of tutorials are available the day before. BCS Offices, Covent Garden ,28-29 November 2012. http://irsg.bcs.org/SearchSolutions/2012/sse2012.php

Conferences/Workshops

  1. The 13th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering. A conference of interest to members working in the area of Web Search. Paphos, Cyprus 28th-30th November 2012. http://www.wise2012.cs.ucy.ac.cy
  2. The 2012 International Conference on Active Media Technology (AMT’12). A general conference on human focused technology, of interest to those more on the user side or IR. Macau SAR, China, 4-7 December 2012. http://www.fst.umac.mo/wic2012/AMT/
  3. ADCS 2012: SEVENTEENTH AUSTRALASIAN DOCUMENT COMPUTING SYMPOSIUM. Of interest to members working on document IR. Dunedin, New Zealand, 5th-6th December 2012.  http://adcs.otago.ac.nz/
  4. NIPS 2012 Workshop: Machine Learning Approaches to Mobile Context Awareness. Of interest to members working in the area of Mobile search. Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA, 8th December 2012. https://sites.google.com/site/nips2012contextawareworkshop/
  5. COLING 2012: The 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. Of interest to members working in NLP and IR. There are several workshops of interest as well. Mumbai, India, December 8 – 15, 2012. http://www.coling2012-iitb.org
  6. SMS-Based FAQ Retrieval (at Forum for Information Retrieval Evaluation 2012). A conference on retrieval of mobile information. Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, 17 – 19 December 2012.  http://www.isical.ac.in/~fire/faq-retrieval/2012/faq-retrieval.html
  7. The Eighth Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS2012). A conference focusing on asian issues in IR (e.g. languages). Tianjin, China, December 17th -19th, 2012. http://airs2012.tju.edu.cn
  8. IHCI 2012 : 4th International Conference on Intelligent Human Computer Interaction. Of interest to members working on intelligent UI’s. IIT Kharagpur, India 27-29 December 2012. http://ihci2012.iitkgp.ac.in/
  9. The 19th International MultiMedia Modeling Conference (MMM2013). A conference on multimedia of interest to members working in Multimedia IR. Huangshan, China, 7-9 January 2013. http://mmm2013.org/index.htm
  10. The 23rd Meeting of Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands (CLIN 23). A conference on computational linguistics of interest to members working in NLP and IR. University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands, 18 January 2013.  http://hmi.ewi.utwente.nl/clin2013/
  11. DBKDA 2013, The Fifth International Conference on Advances in Databases, Knowledge, and Data Applications. A general DB conference which has tracks of interest to IRSG members. Seville, Spain, January 27 – February 1 2013. http://www.iaria.org/conferences2013/DBKDA13.html
  12. The Sixth ACM WSDM International conference on Web Search and Data Mining. A very useful conference in many areas of IR, with many useful workshops associated with it. 4-8th February 2013, Rome, Italy. http://www.wsdm2013.org/
  13. Document Recognition and Retrieval XX (2013). A conference on multimedia of interest to members working in OCR. San Francisco, U.S.A, 5-7 February 2013. http://www.cs.rit.edu/~drr2013/
  14. eKNOW 2013: The Fifth International Conference on Information, Process, and Knowledge Management. Of interest to members working in the area of knowledge management and IR. Nice, France, 24 February – 1 March 2013. http://www.iaria.org/conferences2013/eKNOW13.html
  15. ACM SAC 2013: The 28th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing. A general computing conference with a track on IR. Coimbra, Portugal, 18-22 March 2013. http://www.acm.org/conferences/sac/sac2013/
  16. 35th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2013). The IRSG’s annual conference. Moscow, Russia, 24-27 March 2013. http://ecir2013.org/
  17. SIGIR 2013: The 36th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference. The premier IR conference which the IRSG has been involved in since its inception. Dublin, Ireland, 28th July to 1st August 2013. http://sigir2013.ie/

 

About Andy Macfarlane
Andy Macfarlane

Andy is a Reader in Information Retrieval in the Department of Computer Science at City, University of London, and is a member of the Centre for HCI Design. He is the past Chair of the BCS Information Retrieval Specialist Group and is a long standing member of that SG.