SIGIR 2014 Demos

Included here is a tentative list of the Demos. Titles and author lists are subject to change. Demos will be presented during the poster session.

•Relevation!: An Open Source System for Information Retrieval Relevance Assessment
Bevan Koopman (Queensland University of Technology), Guido Zuccon (Queensland University of Technology)
•WenZher: Comprehensive Vertical Search for Healthcare Domain
Liqiang Nie (National University of Singapore), Tat-Seng Chua (National University of Singapore)
•STICS: Searching with Strings, Things, and Cats
Johannes Hoffart (Max Planck Institute for Informatics), Dragan Milchevski (Max Planck Institute for Informatics), Gerhard Weikum (Max Planck Institute for Informatics)
•VIRLab: A Web-based Virtual Lab for Learning and Studying Information Retrieval Models
Hui Fang (University of Delaware), Hao Wu (University of Delaware), Peilin Yang (University of Delaware), Chengxiang Zhai (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
•ServiceXplorer: A Similarity-based Web Service Search Engine
Anne H.H. Ngu (Texas State University), Jiangang Ma (The University of Adelaide), Quan Z. Sheng (The University of Adelaide), Lina Yao (The University of Adelaide), Scott Julian (Texas State University)
•Real-time visualization and targeting of online visitors
Deepak Pai (Adobe Research), Sandeep George (Adobe Research)
•CharBoxes: A System for Automatic Discovery of Character Infoboxes from Books
Manish Gupta (Microsoft), Piyush Bansal (IIIT Hyderabad), Vasudeva Varma (IIIT Hyderabad)
•ADAM - A System for Jointly Providing IR and Database Queries in Large-Scale Multimedia Retrieval
Ivan Giangreco (University of Basel), Ihab Al Kabary (University of Basel), Heiko Schuldt (University of Basel)
•NicePic!: A System for Extracting Attractive Photos from Flickr Streams
Stefan Siersdorfer (L3S Research Center), Sergej Zerr (L3S Research Center), Jose San Pedro (Telefonica Research), Jonathon Hare (University of Southampton)
•A Perspective-Aware Approach to Search: Visualizing Perspectives in News Search Results
Muhammad Atif Qureshi (NUIG), Colm O'Riordan (NUIG), Gabriella Pasi (Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca)
•FitYou: Integrating Health Profiles to Real-Time Contextual Suggestion
Christopher Wing (Georgetown University), Hui Yang (Georgetown University)
•Semantic Full-text Search with Broccoli
Hannah Bast (University of Freiburg), Florian Bäurle (University of Freiburg), Björn Buchhold (University of Freiburg), Elmar Haußmann (University of Freiburg)
•Just-for-Me: An Adaptive Personalization System for Location-Aware Social Music Recommendation
Zhiyong Cheng (Singapore Management University), Jialie Shen (Singapore Management University), Tao Mei (Microsoft Research, Beijing)
•A Novel Interface for the Semi Automatic Annotation of Event Images
Philip McParlane (The University of Glasgow), Joemon Jose (The University of Glasgow)
•An Interactive Interface for Visualizing Events on Twitter
A J McMinn (University of Glasgow), D Tsvetskov (University of Glasgow), T Yordanov (University of Glasgow), A Patterson (University of Glasgow), R Szk (University of Glasgow), J M Jose (University of Glasgow)
•ExperTime: Tracking Expertise over Time
Jan Rybak (Norwegian University of Science and Technology), Krisztian Balog (University of Stavanger), Kjetil Nørvåg (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)