Just about 200 ppl attending Martin Kersten's CWI Lectures workshop, basically the goodbye CWI workshop (upon "virtual" retirement).
Now Anastasia Alaimaki talking about "real-time intelligence", stating that "preparation kills discovery" (i.e., getting the ETL right only works for questions that you already know how to answer).
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.