Tutorials

Full day tutorials


Examining User Behaviour in Information Retrieval

Organizers: George Buchanan and Dana Mckay


Conversational Information Seeking: Theory and Application

Organizers: Jeff Dalton, Sophie Fischer, Paul Owoicho, Filip Radlinski, Federico Rossetto, Johanne R. Trippas and Hamed Zamani


Half-day tutorials


Improving Efficiency and Robustness of Transformer-based Information Retrieval Systems

Organizers: Edmon Begoli, Sudarshan Srinivasan and Maria Mahbub


Towards Reproducible Machine Learning Research in Information Retrieval

Organizers: Ana Lucic, Maurits Bleeker, Maarten de Rijke, Koustuv Sinha, Sami Jullien and Robert Stojnic


Recent Advances in Retrieval-Augmented Text Generation

Organizers: Deng Cai, Yan Wang, Lemao Liu and Shuming Shi


Sequential/Session-based Recommendations: Challenges, Approaches, Applications and Opportunities

Organizers: Shoujin Wang, Qi Zhang, Liang Hu, Xiuzhen Zhang, Yan Wang and Charu Aggarwal


Continual Learning Dialogue Systems: Learning during Conversation

Organizers: Sahisnu Mazumder and Bing Liu


Gender Fairness in Information Retrieval Systems

Organizers: Amin Bigdeli, Negar Arabzadeh, Shirin Seyedsalehi, Morteza Zihayat and Ebrahim Bagheri


Self-Supervised Learning for Recommender System

Organizers: Chao Huang, Xiang Wang, Xiangnan He and Dawei Yin


Beyond Opinion Mining: Summarizing Opinions of Customer Reviews

Organizers: Reinald Kim Amplayo, Arthur Bražinskas, Yoshihiko Suhara, Xiaolan Wang and Bing Liu


Deep Knowledge Graph Representation Learning for Completion, Alignment, and Question Answering

Organizers: Soumen Chakrabarti


Retrieval and Recommendation Systems at the Crossroads of Artificial Intelligence, Ethics, and Regulation

Organizers: Markus Schedl, Emilia Gomez and Elisabeth Lex