The SIGIR 2009 conference ran July 19-23, 2009, in Boston, Massachusetts, at the Sheraton Boston Hotel and Northeastern University. The conference was chock full of exciting events and registrations were strong despite the weak economy. We enjoyed an exciting week.
Here is what happened at the conference. Click on any item for the archived details about SIGIR 2009.
|Sun||Six tutorials & doctoral consortium (at Northeastern University)||Welcome reception|
|Mon||Salton Award talk||Twenty-seven research presentations||Posters, demos, food and drink|
|Tue||Twenty-seven more research presentations||Barabasi keynote||Banquet at JFK Memorial Library|
||Twenty-four more research presentations|
|Industry track (invited speakers and panels)|
|Thu||Eight workshops (at Northeastern University)|