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3rd Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop

[Introduction] [Practical information]


The third Dutch-Belgian Workshop on Information Retrieval will take place on Friday 6/12/2002 at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium). The keynote speaker will be Prof. Dr. Karen Sparck-Jones (Computer Laboratory, Cambridge University, UK). The primary aim of the workshop is to provide a meeting place where researchers from the Low Countries (and neighbouring countries) who are working in the domain of information retrieval and related disciplines can exchange information and present new research developments.

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us .

 The FULL PROGRAM is available here
 The PROCEEDINGS can be downloaded from this page
 A detailed route description is available here

 Notification for speakers

The following equipment will be available in the conference room:

Call for papers

Authors who are interested in presenting original research at the workshop are invited to submit an extended abstract. Abstracts should be maximum 2 pages long and should be submitted September 16, 2002. Depending on their number, the submissions will be reviewed by two or three domain experts. Abstracts can cover any topic related to IR:

Important dates

Deadline for abstracts: September 16, 2002
Notification of acceptance: October 14, 2002
Deadline for final versions: November 14, 2002
Registration deadline: closed
Workshop: December 6, 2002

Program commitee

Marie-Francine Moens (K.U.Leuven, Belgium)
Djoerd Hiemstra (University of Twente, the Netherlands)
Wessel Kraaij (TNO Delft, the Netherlands)

We would like to thank the following people for reviewing the abstracts:

  • Regina Barzilay
  • Paul Clough
  • Bruce Croft
  • Norbert Fuhr
  • Fredric Gey
  • Djoerd Hiemstra
  • Graeme Hirst
  • Wessel Kraaij
  • Frederique Lisacek
  • James Mayfield
  • Marie-Francine Moens
  • Chris Paice
  • Kerry Rodden
  • Mark Sanderson
  • Martijn Spitters
  • Padmini Srinivasan
  • Tomek Strzalkowski

Practical information
Interdisciplinary Centre for Law and IT
Research Group Legal Informatics & Information Retrieval
Tiensestraat 41
B-3000 Leuven
In cooperation with:
IWT Vlaanderen
The Dutch Research School for Information and Knowledge Systems (SIKS)

Marie-Francine Moens
Tel: +32 16 32 51 77
Fax: +32 16 32 54 38

Price: free
(0 for students)
(0 for VRG alumni)

Auditorium LAND 00.215,
Main Building of the Institute for Agriculture
Kasteelpark Arenberg 20
3001 Heverlee

Click here for an interactive map indicating the main building of the Institute for Agriculture.
A more elaborate route description can be found here

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