Events Winter 2015

Conferences/Workshops

IKDD CODS 2015: ACM India SIGKDD Conference on Data Sciences. A general conference on big data of interest to members working in the area of big data and search. 18-21 March 2015, Bangalore, India. http://ikdd.acm.org/Site/CoDS2015/

iConference 2015. The iSchools conference of with themes on many aspects of IR.  24-27 March 2015, Newport Beach, CA USA. http://ischools.org/the-iconference/call-for-participation/

ECIR 2015: The 37th European Conference on Information Retrieval. The groups annual conference. 29th March – 2nd April 2015, Vienna Austria.  http://ecir2015.ifs.tuwien.ac.at/wp/

IUI 2015: 20th ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces. Of interest to members working on interfaces and search. 29th March – 2nd April 2015. Atlanta, GA, USA. http://iui.acm.org/2015/

II-SDV 2015: The International Information Conference on Search, Data Mining and Visualization. Of interest to members interested in the broader context or use of search. 20-21 April 2015. Nice, France. http://haxel.com/ii-sdv

BigMM2015: 1st International Conference on Multimedia Big Data. Of interest to members working on large multimedia search problems. 20-22 April 2015, Beijing, China. http://www.bigmm2015.org/

ICAES15: Third International Workshop on Intelligent Context-Aware Enterprise Systems. Of interest to members working in the area of context and search.13-16 May 2015. Gwangju, South Korea,  https://sites.google.com/site/icaes15/

WWW 2015: 24th International World Wide Web Conference. The major web conference with themes on search. 18-22 May 2015, Florence, Italy.  http://www.www2015.it/

HIS2015:The 4th International Conference on Health Information Science. Of interest to members working in the area of Health Information retrieval. 28 – 30th May 2015. Melbourne, Australia. http://www.his-conferences.org/2015/

NAACL 2015: The Annual Meeting of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL). Of interest to members working in the area of NLP and search. 31 May – 5 June 2015, Denver, Colorado. http://nlp.eecs.umich.edu/~naacl15/

TVX 2015: ACM international Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television & Online Video. Of interest to members working in video search. Crowne Plaza Hotel, Brussels, Belgium. 3rd – 5th June 2015. http://tvx2015.com/

CBMI 2015:13th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing.  Of interest to members working in multimedia search.10-12 June 2015. Prague, Czech Republic. http://siret.ms.mff.cuni.cz/cbmi2015/

NLDB 2015: 20th International Conference on Application of Natural Language to Information Systems. Of interest to members working in natural language processing and search. 17-19 June 2015. Passau, Germany. http://nldb2015.org/

JCDL 2015: ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. Of nterest to members working in the area of Digital Libraries and search. 21-25 June 2015. Knoxville, USA. http://www.jcdl2015.org/

TALN 2015|RÉCITAL 2015: 22nd conference on Natural Language Processing/17th Meeting of Student Researchers in Computer Science for Natural Language Processing. Of interest to members working in the area of NLP and search. 22-25 June 2015. University of Caen Lower Normandy, Caen, France. http://taln2015.greyc.fr

i³:5th Information: Interactions and Impact. An information interaction conference of interest to members working on user aspects of IR. Robert Gordon University, 23-26 June 2015. http://www.rgu.ac.uk/research/conferences/i-2015

ICMR 2015: Annual ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval. Of interest to members working in multimedia retrieval. 23-26 June, 2015. Shanghai, China. http://www.icmr2015.org/

ISHIMR 2015: the 17th International Symposium for Health Information Management Research. Of interest to members working in the area of health information retrieval. 25-26 June 2015. York St John University, York. www.ishimr2015.com

UMAP 2015: 23rd Conference on User Modelling, Adaptation and Personalization. Of interest to members working in the area of context and search. 29 June – 3 July 2015. Dublin, Ireland. http://umap2015.org.

ECSM 2015: 2nd European Conference on Social Media. Of interest to members working in the area of social search. 9-10 July 2015, Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal. http://academic-conferences.org/ecsm/ecsm2015/ecsm15-call-papers.htm

ISKO-UK Biennial Conference. Of interest to members working in the area of knowledge organisation and search. 13-14 July 2015, London. http://www.iskouk.org/conf2015/

ICDM 2015: 15th Industrial Conference on Data Mining. Of interest to members using data mining techniques for search in industrial settings. 15-19 July 2015. Hamburg, Germany. http://www.data-mining-forum.de/

MLDM 2015: 11th International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Mining. Of interest to members working on using machine learning in search. 20-13 July 2015. Hamburg, Germany. www.mldm.de.

ACL 2015: The 53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Of interest to members working in the area of NLP and search. 26-31 July 2015, Beijing, China. http://acl2015.org/

SIGIR 2015: The 38th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference. The big conference in IR. 9-13 August 2015, Santiago, Chile. http://sigir2015.org/

SPIRE 2015: 22nd edition of the International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval. A wide ranging conference on textprocessing, with a theme on search. 31 August – 4 September  2015.  King’s College London, UK. http://www.dcs.kcl.ac.uk/events/spire2015/

INTERSPEECH 2015: Speech beyond Speech: Towards a Better Understanding of the Most Important Biosignal. Of interest to members working in the area of searching audio, specifically speech. 6-10 September 2015. Dresden, Germany. http://interspeech2015.org/

ECMLPKDD 2015: European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases. Of interst to members working in the area of Machine Learning and Search.7th-11th  September 2015. Porto, Portugal. http://www.ecmlpkdd2015.org

TeMA 2015: 17th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence (EPIA 2015). A conference on AI with a track on text mining. 8-11 September 2015. University of Coimbra, Portugal. http://epia2015.dei.uc.pt

CLEF 2015: Conferences and Labs of the Evaluation Forum. of onterest to members interested in understaking various kinds of evaluations on test collections. Toulouse, France. 8-11 September 2015. http://clef2015.clef-initiative.eu/

RecSys 2015: 9th ACM International Conference on Recommender Systems. Of interest to members working in the area of recommender systems and search. 16-20 September  2015. Vienna, Austria.
http://recsys.acm.org/recsys15/

DSAA 2015: IEEE 2015 International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics. Of interest to members working in the area of Big Data and search. 19-21 October, 2015, Paris, France. http://dsaa2015.lip6.fr/

CONTEXT 2015: The Ninth International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context. Of interest to members working in the area of context and Search. Larnaca, Cyprus, 2–6 November 2015. http://cyprusconferences.org/context2015/

78th ASIS&T Annual Meeting. Of interest to members working more in the area of information science and search. 6-10 November  2015.  Hyatt Regency, St. Louis, USA. http://www.asis.org/asist2015/am15cfp.html

IAT’15: IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Intelligent Agent Technology. Of interest to members working on Agent technology and search.  6-9 December 2015. Singapore. http://wi-iat15.ntulily.org

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.