- Event Start 16-07-2016
- Event Finish20-07-2016
The International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR) is the premier international conference on topics related to information retrieval. Running annually since 1978, it currently attracts over 500 participants from academia, research centers, and industry alike. The purpose of the conference is discussing challenging problems facing the development of cutting-edge information retrieval systems, and to shape future research directions through the publication of applied and theoretical research findings of the highest quality. The program will emphasize the collaboration and bridge the academic commercial gap in the information retrieval community. Attendees will hear about recent research results and be able to network with luminaries, researchers, and practitioners in the field.
The SIGIR conference always attracts the best students, researchers, and practitioners active in IR-related topics from academic and industrial institutions around the world, and provides sponsoring companies with unparalleled opportunities for recruiting top talent.