2011

Date Event
January 22-26, 2012 DRR 2012 (San Francisco, USA) – 19th Document Recognition and Retrieval Conference
December 18-20, 2011 AIRS 2011 (Dubai) – The Seventh Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference – in cooperation with SIGIR
December 12-14, 2011 INEX 2011 – Initiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval
December 6-9, 2011 NTCIR 2011 – The 9th NTCIR Workshop Meeting. Evaluation of Information Access Technologies: Information Retrieval, Question Answering, and Cross-Lingual Information Access

  • EVIA 2011 – The 4th International Workshop on Evaluating Information Access
December 2-4, 2011 FIRE 2011 (Bombay, India) – Forum for Information Retrieval Evaluation
December 2, 2011 ADCS 2011 (Canberra, Australia) – The Sixteenth Australasian Document Computing Symposium
November 28
- December 1, 2011
ACMMM 2011 (Scottsdale, USA) – ACM Multimedia

  • MIRUM 2011 – Music Information Retrieval: User-Centered & Multimodal
  • MMAR 2011 – Medical Multimedia Analysis and Retrieval
November 16, 2011 SSE 2011 (London, UK) – Search Solutions: Innovations in Web & Enterprise Search
November 15-18, 2011 TREC 2011 (Gaithersburgh, USA) – The 20th Text Retrieval Conference
October 26-28, 2011 FQAS 2011 (Ghent, Belgium) – Flexible Query Answering Systems
October 24-28, 2011 CIKM 2011 (Glasgow, UK) – The 20th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management – sponsored by SIGIR

  • SMUC 2011 – Search and Mining User-generated Contents
  • MEDEX 2011 – Medical Web Science & Information Exchange
  • CIR 2011 – Collaborative Information Retrieval
  • DESIRE 2011 – Data infrastructures for Supporting IR Evaluation
  • PIKM 2011 – PhD student workshop
  • PaIR 2011 – Patent Information Retrieval
  • CloudDB 2011 – Cloud Data Management
  • SMER 2011 – Search and Mining Entity-Relationship Data
  • ESAIR 2011 – Semantic Annotation in Information Retrieval
  • LSDSIR 2011 – Large-scale Distributed Information Retrieval
  • BooksOnline 2011 – On-line books, Social media, Crowdsourcing
October 23-27, 2011 RecSys 2011 (Chicago, USA) – 5th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems
October 17-21, 2011 SPIRE 2011 (Pisa, Italy) – 18th International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval
October 20, 2011 HCIR 2011 (Mountain View, CA, USA) – 5th Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction & Information Retrieval
October 7-12, 2011 ASIST 2011 (New Orleans, USA) – 22nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science and Technology

  • CIS 2011 – Collaborative Information Seeking
September 28-30, 2011 FGIR 2011 (Magdeburg, Germany) – Gesellschaft für Informatik Workshop Information Retrieval
September 19-22, 2011 CLEF 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – Conference on Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access Evaluation

September 17, 2011 DART 2011 (Palermo, Italy) – 5th International Workshop on New Challenges in Distributed Information Filtering and Retrieval
September 12-14, 2011 ICTIR 2011 (Bertinoro, Italy) – 3rd Conference on on Theory of Information Retrieval
August 22
- September 9, 2011
IF 2011 (Nijmegen, The Netherlands) – EU Intensive Programme “Information Foraging” 2011 (Summer School)
August 29
- September 3, 2011
VLDB 2011 (Seattle, USA) – 37th International Conference on Very Large Databases

August 29
- September 2, 2011
ESSIR 2011 (Koblenz, Germany) – 8th European Summer School on Information Retrieval

  • FDIA 2011 – Future Directions in Information Access
  • WST 2011 – Web Science Technologies in IR
  • BDIR 2011 – Bias and Diversity in IR
August 29
- September 2, 2011
TIR 2011 (Toulouse, France) – 8th International Workshop on Text-based Information Retrieval
August 24-26, 2011 SSTD 2011 (Minneapolis, USA) – 2th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases
August 22-27, 2011 WI 2011 (Lyon, France) – IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence

  • WIRSS 2011 – Web Information Retrieval Support Systems
  • WPRRS 2011 – Web Personalization, Reputation and Recommender Systems
  • WEB-KR3 2011 – Web-scale Knowledge Representation, Retrieval, and Reasoning
August 15-19, 2011 EDBT-RUSSIR 2011 (Saint Petersburg, Russia) – Joint RuSSIR/EDBT Summer School on Information Retrieval and Extending Database Technology
July 24-28, 2011 SIGIR 2011 (Bejing, China) – 34th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval – sponsored by SIGIR

  • QRU 2011 – Query Representation and Understanding
  • CSE 2011 – “Entertein me” Supporting Complex Search Tasks
  • CIR 2011 – Crowdsourcing for Information Retrieval
  • SIRE 2011 – Information Retrieval for E-discovery
  • IA 2011 – Internet Advertising
  • ENIR 2011 – Enriching Information Retrieval
  • EOS 2011 – Entity-Oriented Search
  • SWSMAC 2011 – Social Web Search & Mining, Analysis under crisis
July 21-23, 2011 NLPIR-SS 2011 (Beijing, China) – Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval Summer School
July 18-19, 2011 AMR 2011 (Barcelona, Spain) – 9th International Workshop on Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval
July 19, 2011 SAWS 2011 (Bellevue, WA, USA) – Spelling Alteration for Web Search Workshop
July 15, 2011 AdMIRe 2011 (Barcelona, Spain) – 3rd International Workshop on Advances in Music Information Research
July 4, 2011 EuroHCIR 2011 (Newcastle, UK) – 1st European Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval
July 2, 2011 LCFT 2011 (Washington, USA) – Learning from Unstructured Clinical Text
June 26-1 July, 2011 S3MR 2011 (Antalya, Turkey) – 2nd Summer School on Social Media Retrieval
June 13-17, 2011 JCDL 2011 (Ottawa, Canada) – ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries – sponsored by SIGIR

  • WAG 2011 – Web Archive Globalization
  • STLR 2011 – Semantic Web Technologies of Libraries and Readers
June 13-15, 2011 CBMI 2011 (Madrid, Spain) – 9th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing
June 6, 2011 IRFC 2011 (Vienna, Austria) – 2nd Information Retrieval Facility Conference – in cooperation with SIGIR
June 6, 2011 DESI4 (Pittsburgh, USA) – Workshop on Setting Standards for Searching Electronically Stored Information in Discovery Proceedings
May 24, 2011 KSJ 2011 (London, UK) – BCS Karen Spärck Jones Lecture: Language Understanding and Information Processing
April 18-21, 2011 ECIR 2011 (Dublin, Ireland) – 33rd European Conference on Information Retrieval – in cooperation with SIGIR

  • EPS 2011 – Evaluating Personal Search
  • DDR 2011 – Diversity in Document Retrieval
  • IAPMA 2011 – Information Access for Personal Media Archives
  • MASOC 2011 – Mobile Adhoc Societies
  • IRQS 2011 – Information Retrieval over Query Sessions
April 17-20, 2011 ICMR 2011 (Trento, Italy) – ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval
April 15, 2011 SSS 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – Workshop: Something on Search and Searchers
March 28
- April 1, 2011
WWW 2011 (Hyderabad, India) – 20th International World Wide Web Conference

March 23, 2011 FADOC-SERI 2011 (Madrid, Spain) – Information Retrieval: Current Research Challenges
March 19, 2011 SRS 2011 (Hangzhou, China) – 2nd International Workshop on Social Recommender Systems
February 13, 2011 CaRR2011 (Palo Alto, USA) – IUI2011 Workshop on Context-awareness in Retrieval and Recommendation
February 9-12, 2011 WSDM 2011 (Hong Kong, China) – 4th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining – sponsored by SIGIR

  • CSDM 2011 – Crowdsourcing for Search and Data Mining
  • UMWA 2011 – User Modeling for Web Applications
February 4, 2011 DIR 2011 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – 11th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop
January 26-28, 2011 IIR 2011 (Milano, Italy) – 2nd Italian Information Retrieval Workshop
January 11-13, 2011 ICDLM 2011 (Kolkata, India) – International Conference on Digital Library Management