ECIR 2009 Workshops

ECIR 2009 Workshops (description and schedule)

Common schedule for workshop attendees (from Wkp chairs)

On site registration 8:30
Workshop starting 9:00
Coffee break 10:15 to 10:45
Lunch time 12:00 to 14:00
Coffee break 15:15 to 15:45
Ending 17:00
Closure Apéritif 17:00 to 18:00

Workshops Venue: Manufacture des Tabacs, University of Toulouse 1

Workshop on Contextual Information Access, Seeking and Retrieval Evaluation
(Manufacture des Tabacs, University of Toulouse 1, Amphi Colloque Isaac)

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  • Bich-Liên Doan, Supélec, France
  • Joemon Jose, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Massimo Melucci, University of Padua, Italy
  • Lynda Tamine-Lechani, IRIT, France

9:00-9:15 Opening and Welcome
9:15-10:15 Keynote: Suspension of Disbelief in Interactive Information Retrieval Evaluation
Diane Kelly
10:15-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-11:00 Towards a Methodology for Contextual Information Retrieval
E.Di Buccio, M. Melucci
11:00-11:15 Cognitive effects in Information Seeking and Retrieval
J. Hideo
11:15-11:30 A Method for Combining and Analyzing Implicit Interaction Data and Explicit Preferences of Users
M. Agosti, F.Crivellari, G. M. Di Nunzio
11:30-11:45 A contextual evaluation protocol for a session-based personalized search
M. Daoud, L. Tamine-Lechani, M. Boughanem
14:00-14:30 Keynote:Gareth Jones
14:30-14:45 Evaluation of a personal information agent derived from context modelling of evolving information needs
D. Elliot, J. Jose
14:45-15:00 Topic template queries to enhance document retrieval
A. Jimeno-Yepes Cambrige, R. Berlanga-Llavori, D. Rebholz-Schuhmann
15:00-15:15 Benchmark evaluation of context-aware Web search
D. Menegon, S. Mizzaro, E.Nazzi, L.Vassena
15:15-15:45 Coffee break
15:45-16:00 Accessing Contextual Information for Interactive Novel Detection
W. Tang, A. T. Kwee, F.S. Tsai, Nanyang
16:00-16:15 APMD-Workbench: A Benchmark for Query Personalization
V. Peralta, D. Kostadinov Alcatel-Lucent , M. Bouzeghoub
16:15-17:00 Panel

Workshop on Information Retrieval over Social Networks
(Manufacture des Tabacs, University of Toulouse 1, room MB1)

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  • Stephane Marchand-Maillet, University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • Arjen P de Vries, CWI/TU Delft, The Netherlands
  • Mor Naaman, Rutgers University, USA

9:15-10:20 Propagation and recommendation
  • Answerer Recommendation: Find the Right Person to Answer your Question in QA Communities Guang Qiu, Mingcheng Qu
  • Music Artist Tag Propagation with Wikipedia abstracts Luis Sarmento, Fabien Gouyon, Eugenio Oliveira
  • Modelling long-term relevance feedback Donn Morrison, Stéphane Marchand-Maillet, Eric Bruno
  • Using Temporal Evidence in Blog Search Sérgio Nunes, Cristina Ribeiro, Gabriel David
10:20-10:40 Coffee break
10:40-12:00 Mining and retrieval
  • Multi-View Clustering for Mining Heterogeneous Social Network Data Derek Greene, Pádraig Cunningham
  • Creating Visual Summaries for Geographic Regions Adrian Popescu, Ioannis Kanellos
  • Finding Entities or Information using Annotations Rianne Kaptein, Jaap Kamps

Workshop on Geographic Information on the Internet Workshop (GIIW)
(Manufacture des Tabacs, University of Toulouse 1, room MB2)

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  • Gregory Grefenstette, Exalead, France
  • Pierre-Alain Moëllic, CEA LIST, France
  • Adrian Popescu, Télécom Bretagne, France
  • Florence Sèdes, IRIT, France

9:00-9:15 Welcome
9:15-10:00 Keynote:Susanne BOLL
10:00-10:25 Geo-Spatio-Temporal Ontology for GIR on the Web
Ahed Alboody
10:25-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-12:00 Papers
  • A User-oriented Accessibility Measure for SpatialWeb Personalization Mohamed Ramzi Haddad
  • LGTE: Lucene Extensions for Geo-Temporal Information Retrieval Jorge Machado
  • Normalizing Spatial Information to Better Combine Criteria in Geographical Information Retrieval Damien Palacio
12:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:54 Keynote:Vanessa MURDOCK
10:45-12:00 Projects session (2x20)
  • Vernacular Geography
15:25-15:45 Break
15:45-16:45 Short papers
  • Clouds on the Move - Applying the Tag Cloud Metaphor to the Mobile Domain Matthias Baldauf
  • Summarizing Georeferenced Photo Collections for Image Retrieval in P2P Networks Daniel Blank
  • An Evaluation of Publicly Accessible Geographic Information Websites Paul Clough
  • User Feedback in the Geospatial Semantic Web Patrick Maué
  • Stability of Qualitative Spatial Relations between Vernacular Regions Mined from Web Data Florian A. Twaroch
16:45-17:00 Closing Session