Sponsored by
SIGIR
In cooperation with
SIGCHI
14–18 March, 2020 • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Schedule

Day 1: Saturday, March 14, 2020

Time Event
09:00 AM – 05:00 PM Doctoral Consortium
09:00 AM – 12:30 PM Tutorial 1: Multi-Methods Evaluation for IR and Recommender Systems
09:00 AM – 12:30 PM Tutorial 2: Co-Design to Include Users with Intellectual Disability in Information Interaction Research
01:30 PM – 05:00 PM Tutorial 3: Capturing Information Behaviour in the Wild
01:30 PM – 05:00 PM Tutorial 4: Social Network Analysis as a Tool for Data Analysis and Visualization in Information Behaviour and Interactive Information Retrieval Research
Evening Opening Reception

Day 2: Sunday, March 15, 2020

Time Event
09:00 AM – 09:30 AM Opening
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Keynote
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Coffee
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM Paper Session 1: Innovations in Interface Design
12:15 PM – 01:15 PM Lunch
01:15 PM – 02:30 PM Paper Session 2: Conversational Systems
02:30 PM – 03:00 PM Coffee
03:00 PM – 04:15 PM Paper Session 3: Interactions with Conversational Agents
04:15 PM – 05:15 PM Poster Boaster
Evening Poster Session

Day 3: Monday, March 16, 2020

Time Event
09:00 AM – 10:15 AM Paper Session 4: Understanding Diverse Populations
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Coffee
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM Paper Session 5: On Privacy, Trust, and Ethics
12:00 PM – 01:00 PM Lunch
01:00 PM – 02:00 PM Practitioner Talk
02:00 PM – 03:15 PM Paper Session 6: Understanding Interactions
03:15 PM – 03:45 PM Coffee
03:45 PM – 05:00 PM Paper Session 7: Supporting Task-Based Interactions
Evening Conference Dinner

Day 4: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Time Event
09:30 AM – 10:45 AM Paper Session 8: Evaluation Tools and Models
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM Coffee
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Keynote
12:15 PM – 01:15 PM Lunch
01:15 PM – 02:30 PM Paper Session 9: Assessing Search Results
02:30 PM – 03:00 PM Coffee
03:00 PM – 04:15 PM Paper Session 10: Information Seeking
04:15 PM – 05:00 PM CHIIR it Forward & Closing

Day 5: Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Time Event
09:00 AM – 05:30 PM Workshop 1: Made to Measure: A Workshop on Human-Centred Metrics for Information Seeking
09:00 AM – 05:30 PM Workshop 2: Third Workshop on Evaluation of Personalisation in Information Retrieval (WEPIR 2020)
09:00 AM – 05:30 PM Workshop 3: Third International Workshop on Conversational Approaches to Information Retrieval (CAIR’20)

Paper Session 1: Innovations in Interface Design

  • PokeME: Applying Context-Driven Notifications to Increase Worker Engagement in Mobile Crowd-sourcing
  • Thivya Kandappu, Abhinav Mehrotra, Archan Misra, Mirco Musolesi, Shih-Fen Cheng and Lakmal Buddika Meegahapola
  • Enabling Predictive Number Entry and Editing on Touchscreen-Based Mobile Devices
  • Laxmi Pandey and Ahmed Sabbir Arif
  • Vroom!: A Search Engine for Sounds by Vocal Imitation Queries
  • Yichi Zhang, Junbo Hu, Yiting Zhang, Bryan Pardo and Zhiyao Duan

Paper Session 2: Conversational Systems

  • Harnessing Evolution of Multi-Turn Conversations for Effective Answer Retrieval
  • Mohammad Aliannejadi, Manajit Chakraborty, Esteban Andrés Ríssola and Fabio Crestani
  • Conversations with Documents: An Exploration of Document-Centered Assistance
  • Maartje ter Hoeve, Robert Sim, Elnaz Nouri, Adam Fourney, Maarten de Rijke and Ryen White
  • Investigating Expectations for Voice-based and Conversational Argument Search on the Web
  • Johannes Kiesel, Kevin Lang, Henning Wachsmuth, Eva Hornecker and Benno Stein

Paper Session 3: Interactions with Conversational Agents

  • Hands-free but not Eyes-free: A Usability Evaluation of Siri while Driving
  • Helene Høgh Larsen, Alexander Nuka Scheel, Toine Bogers and Birger Larsen
  • Conversational Agents for Recipe Recommendation
  • Sabrina Barko-Sherif, David Elsweiler and Morgan Harvey
  • Would you Like to Talk about Sports Now? Towards Contextual Topic Suggestion for Open-Domain Conversational Bots
  • Ali Ahmadvand, Harshita Sahijwani and Eugene Agichtein

Paper Session 4: Understanding Diverse Populations

  • “Information needs of the end users have never been discussed”: An investigation of the user-intermediary interaction of people with intellectual impairments
  • Gerd Berget
  • Engaging the Abilities of Participants with Intellectual Disabilityin IIR Research
  • Laurianne Sitbon, Benoit Favre, Margot Brereton, Stewart Koplick and Lauren Fell
  • An in-situ study of information needs in design-related creative projects
  • Yinglong Zhang, Robert Capra and Yuan Li

Paper Session 5: On Privacy, Trust, and Ethics

  • Towards Search Strategies for Better Privacy and Information
  • Steven Zimmerman, Alistair Thorpe, Jon Chamberlain and Udo Kruschwitz
  • We Could, but Should We? Ethical Considerations for Providing Access to GeoCities and Other Historical Digital Collections
  • Jimmy Lin, Ian Milligan, Douglas Oard, Nick Ruest and Katie Shilton
  • Human Information Interaction and the Cognitive Predicting Theory of Trust
  • Lauren Fell, Andrew Gibson, Peter Bruza and Pamela Hoyte

Paper Session 6: Understanding Interactions

  • Effects of Past Interactions on User Experience with Recommended Documents
  • Farnaz Jahanbakhsh, Ahmed Hassan Awadallah, Susan Dumais and Xuhai Xu
  • Everyday cross-session search: How and why do people search across multiple sessions?
  • Yuan Li, Robert Capra and Yinglong Zhang
  • Tech May Change Me: Information Interactions During a Change of Viewpoint
  • Dana Mckay, Stephann Makri and Marisela Gutierrez Lopez

Paper Session 7: Supporting Task-Based Interactions

  • A workflow analysis perspective to scholarly research tasks
  • Marijn Koolen, Sanna Kumpulainen and Liliana Melgar
  • Identifying and Predicting the States of Complex Search Tasks
  • Jiqun Liu, Shawon Sarkar and Chirag Shah
  • Step-wise Recommendation for Complex Task Support
  • Elnaz Nouri and Ryen White

Paper Session 8: Evaluation Tools and Models

  • Data-Driven Evaluation Metrics for Heterogeneous Search Engine Result Pages
  • Leif Azzopardi, Ryen White, Paul Thomas and Nick Craswell
  • Relevance Prediction from Eye-movements Using Semi-interpretable Convolutional Neural Networks
  • Nilavra Bhattacharya, Somnath Rakshit, Jacek Gwizdka and Paul Kogut
  • Reflecting upon Perceptual Speed Tests in Information Retrieval: Limitations, Challenges, and Recommendations
  • Olivia Foulds, Leif Azzopardi and Martin Halvey

Paper Session 9: Assessing Search Results

  • The Usefulness of Search Results: A Systematization of Types and Predictors
  • Pertti Vakkari
  • The Role of Attributes in Product Quality Comparisons
  • Felipe Moraes, Jie Yang, Rongting Zhang and Vanessa Murdock
  • Intercomprehension in Retrieval: User Perspectives On Six Related Scarce Resource Languages
  • Catherine Chavula and Hussein Suleman

Paper Session 10: Information Seeking

  • A Think-Aloud Study to Understand Factors Affecting Online Health Search
  • Amira Ghenai, Mark Smucker and Charles Clarke
  • Studying how health literacy influences attention during online information seeking
  • Carla Teixeira Lopes and Edgar Ramos
  • On Birthing Dancing Stars: The Need for Bounded Chaos in Information Interaction
  • Dana Mckay, Stephann Makri, Shanton Chang and George Buchanan

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