For now, I will keep the site closed for registrations; but everyone can independently invite people to join using the following link to generate an invite:
If you know someone who wants to join this instance, then please do give them an invite!
Consider the instance open for those who know anyone on IDF.social.
"Sense of community" and an initial seed of some 40 IR researchers should be enough to keep those spammers out of here and still grow the club!
Computer scientist 👨🏫 with main focus on Information Retrieval 📄
Also interested in Data Science / Big Data 💾
In the previous millennium a PhD on Multimedia Databases 🎥 (Yes that was a respectable research topic once upon a time pre-birdsite!)
#sigir is my academic home.
Entrepreneur: co-founder of #spinque (spinque.com)
Knowledge frees humanity.
Thank you, corpus of Visual Metaphores!
Inaugural toots on idf.social using a photo of lunch with Nick Belkin after attending the now Dr. Hugo Huurdeman defense.
DIR2019, the Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval workshop 2019
Friday, November 29
Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam, NL
Keynote by Dietmar Jannach (University of Klagenfurt)
The full program is yet to be announced; top ranked IR papers from SIGIR, ICTIR, TheWebConf, WSDM, CIKM, NeurIPS, RecSys, CHI, CHIIR, KDD, ECIR, ACL, EMNLP etc. with authors in NL & Be present their work in a lightning talk.
Registration is open: http://www.dir2019.nl/registration.html
SIGIR 2020 CfP
"ActivityPub: past, present, future" - Keynote by Christopher Lemmer Webber #apconf https://conf.tube/videos/watch/2b9a985b-ccdd-49ce-a81b-ed00d2b47c85
“Decentralised Hashtag Search and Subscription in Federated Social Networks” – Schmittlauch https://conf.tube/videos/watch/340eb706-28c0-4a43-9364-700297ca96cb
Ask HN: Resources for Learning about Databases - https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=21033951
Mooie site van NOS ivm 75 jaar bevrijding https://nos.nl/75jaarbevrijding/
When: October 4th 2019
Where: CWI - Turing room
Attendance: Free with registration
Declarative programming is a new approach to applications. Rather than describing exactly how to reach the solution, it describes what the solution should look like, and leaves more of the administrative parts of the program to the computer.
IgNobel voor Nijmeegs onderzoek naar "vies geld" 🤑
Special issue on de-personalisation, diversification, filter bubbles and search http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10791-019-09365-w
Turn off DoH, Firefox. Now.
I do not want all my traffic to be monitored by Cloud Flare, do you?
Go to about:config and set network.trr.mode to value 5
Leuk event afgelopen maandag:
Ons projekt gaat mid oktober van start:
Welcome to IDF.social @hscells !!
Unifying Word Embeddings and Matrix Factorization — Part 1 https://prismo.xyz/posts/560b82e8-58e7-490f-adda-93d3fe09ddea
How do interval scales help us with better understanding IR evaluation measures? http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10791-019-09362-z
Call for papers: IP&M Special Issue on AI driven Information Discovery in eCommerce https://www.journals.elsevier.com/information-processing-and-management/call-for-papers/ai-driven-information-discovery-in-ecommerce
Indie music 🎸
The "unofficial" Information Retrieval Mastodon Instance.
Goal: Make idf.social a viable and valuable social space for anyone working in Information Retrieval and related scientific research.
Everyone welcome but expect some level of geekiness on the instance and federated timelines.