Information Retrieval and Its Sister Disciplines. (arXiv:1912.02346v1 [cs.IR]) http://arxiv.org/abs/1912.02346
I ditched Google for DuckDuckGo. Here's why you should too:
Beyond word embeddings: learning entity and concept representations from large scale knowledge bases http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10791-018-9340-3
DIR 2019 program.
Unfortunately, the workshop is sold out (!).
Here, you also find the information for the group experiment of this afternoon.
Faegheh Hasibi @fhasibi presenting the lecture on Entity Oriented Search now.
Morning program included Claudia Hauff on Learning to Rank and other Machine learning for #IR, and Hinda Haned on FAT* related topics such as algorithmic bias.
15 fully-funded PhD Positions on Domain-Specific Search (EU Marie Curie Action project)
I am hiring for project 6 and 7, addressing transparency and explainability in legal search.
We're hiring a PhD Candidate for Transfer Learning for Federated Search!
Published in PLOS ONE:
"The reach of commercially motivated junk news on Facebook" by Peter Burger, Soeradj Kanhai, Alexander Pleijter, and Suzan Verberne
I believe conferences should have a "telepresence chair". #CHI is getting there (and I expect them to)
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.