Programme

Outline programme

Keynote Speakers confirmed:

  1. Laura Dietz (University of New Hampshire) - Retrieving knowledge from the Web
  2. Alexander Hauptmann (Carnegie Mellon University) - title TBC
  3. Jaime Teevan (Microsoft Research) - Search, Re-Search

Saturday 8th April 2017

afternoon - Doctoral Consortium
evening - Student and DC Panel, Welcome

Sunday 9th April 2017

Workshops & Tutorials

Monday 10th April 2017

9:00-9:15 - Opening
9:15-10:45 - Keynote
10:45-11:15 - coffee
11:15-12:15 - Short presentations (6 papers with 10 minute each) + Poster Presentation
12:15-14:00 - Poster Presentation + lunch
14:00-15:30 - Long Presentations  ( 3 papers with 30 minute each)
15:30-16:00 - Coffee break
16:00-17:30 - 2 minute Boaster session - 35 Short papers and 7 Demo
18:00-22:30 – Reception along with Poster and Demo session

Tuesday 11th April 2017

9:00-10:30 - Keynote
10:30-11:00 - coffee
11:00-12:00 - - Short presentations (6 papers with 10 minute each)
12:00- 14:00 Poster Presentation + lunch
14:00-15:00 :  Short presentations (6 papers with 10 minute each)
15:00-16:00 Poster Presentation + coffee
16:00-17:30 - Panel

Conference banquet - Aberdeen Beach Ballroom

Wednesday 12th April 2017

9:00-10:30 - Keynote
10:30-11:00 - coffee
11:00-12:00 - Short presentations (6 papers with 10 minute each) 
12:00- 14:00 Poster Presentation + lunch
14:00-15:00 : Short presentations (6 papers with 10 minute each) 
15:00-16:00 Poster Presentation + coffee
15:30-17:00 - Long Presentations  ( 3 papers with 30 minute each)
17:00-17:30 - Closing session

Reception/Welcome Industry Day - Aberdeen Town House

Thursday 13th April 2017 - Industry Day

Confirmed speakers:

  • Edgar Meij - Bloomberg
  • Peter Mika - Schibsted
  • Charlie Hull - Flax
  • Will Moy - Full Fact