UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE.

3rd SIKS/Twente Seminar on Searching and Ranking

Searching and Ranking Effectiveness

About

The goal of the one day workshop is to bring together researchers from companies and academia working on the effectiveness of search engines. Invited speakers are:

The workshop will take place at the campus of the University of Twente at the Spiegel (building 2), lecture hall SP-6.
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SSR 2010 is organized by Franciska de Jong and Djoerd Hiemstra.

Program

10:30Coffee and Welcome
11:00Usage Based Effectiveness Measures
Leif Azzopardi (University of Glasgow, UK)
11:45Diversity surfaces in information use
Arjen de Vries (CWI and University of Delft)
12:30Lunch
13:30Leveraging User-Generated Content for Geovation
Vanessa Murdock (Yahoo Research, Barcelona)
14:15Closing
14:45Predicting the Effectiveness of Queries and Retrieval Systems
PhD defense of Claudia Hauff (University of Twente)

Sponsors

SIKSNetherlands research School for Information and Knowledge Systems
CTITCentre for Telematics and Information Technology, SRO Natural Interaction in Computer-mediated Environments

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