[Elsnet-list] Call for participation: DIR 2008, 8th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop

Veronique Hoste veronique.hoste at hogent.be
Mon Apr 7 20:24:28 CEST 2008

              8th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop (DIR 2008)
				Call for Participation
University of Maastricht, the Netherlands

April 14-15, 2008

Registration is still open! Please follow the "Registration" link at 
The list of accepted papers and the program is also available there. 


The primary aim of the DIR 2008 Workshop is to provide an international
meeting place where researchers from the domain of information retrieval
and related disciplines can exchange and present innovative research

We are happy to announce that 2 invited speakers will give an invited talk at 
DIR 2008: 
- C. J. "Keith" van Rijsbergen (University of Glasgow).
Keith van Rijsbergen leads the Information Retrieval Group in the Department of 
Computing Science at the University of Glasgow. He is one of the founders of modern 
IR and the author of the seminal monograph "Information Retrieval" and more recently 
of "The Geometry of Information Retrieval".
- Hinrich Schuetze, University of Stuttgart. 
His new book "Introduction to Information Retrieval" will appear in 2008 
(Cambridge UP).

See you in Maastricht!

Eduard Hoenkamp, University of Maastricht
Martine De Cock, Ghent University Association
Veronique Hoste, Ghent University Association

--- Dit bericht werd verzonden met de Webmail van Hogeschool Gent

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