We extended the submission deadline of our BIRDS workshop to August 23, 2019 (midnight AOE) - https://sites.google.com/view/birds2019/home
TALMIRI - Talent meets IR Industry to bring together academia and industry. An opportunity for students and all researchers and practitioners to discuss their work, present their ideas and just get together in a nice location not too far from London. Students are invited to present their work! September 18, Putteridge Bury, Luton - https://sites.google.com/view/talmiri/home
ICTIR 2020 in Stavanger, Norway and CIKM 2020 in Galway, Ireland.
Suzan Verberne discusses in-text citation extraction from patents. #sigir2019
The BCS Informer summer edition is out now!
Can Information Science, Information Retrieval and Data Science learn from each other? And how? We’re exploring these questions in our BIRDS workshop held in conjunction with the @asist_org annual meeting in Melbourne. CfP: https://sites.google.com/view/birds2019/
Donna Harman, "Information Retrieval: The Early Years", Foundations and Trends in Information Retrieval: Vol. 13: No. 5, pp 425-577. Free copies available until July 17. https://www.nowpublishers.com/article/Details/INR-065
Call for journal papers: Our Special Issue on “Bibliometrics and Information Retrieval” to appear in the Scientometrics journal w/ Guillaume Cabanac and Philipp Mayr as Guest Editors. Deadline 📝: end of September 2019 #scientometrics #IR https://sites.google.com/view/scientometrics-si2019-bir
Call for nominations: Microsoft BCS/BCS IRSG Karen Spärck Jones Award - An Award to Commemorate Karen Spärck Jones https://irsg.bcs.org/ksjaward.php
We extended the deadline for FDIA 2019 submissions to May 24 - https://easychair.org/cfp/FDIA2019.
Our BIR big sister BIRNDL awaits your submissions. Deadline coming soon (May 15)!
PhD students and supervisors - FDIA (Future Directions in Information Access) is an excellent opportunity for PhD students to present their work in information retrieval and access. FDIA 2019 will be held in conjunction with ESSIR, the European Summer School on Information Retrieval in Milan, Italy. CfP https://easychair.org/cfp/FDIA2019 . Deadline May 18. Please spread the word!
Gabrielle Pasi's excellent keynote talk on information credibility on social media. #dir2018
See you at DIR 2018!
Our 8th International Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval (BIR 2019) will take place at ECIR 2019 in Cologne. Here's the CfP - deadline January 27. https://www.gesis.org/en/services/events/events-archive/conferences/ecir-workshops/ecir-workshop-2019/
Senior lecturer at University of Bedfordshire. Interested in all things Information Retrieval.
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.