The British Computer Society's Information Retrieval Specialist Group's annual European Conference on Information Retrieval is the main European forum for the presentation of new research results in the field of Information Retrieval. ECIR 2012 is the 34th anniversary of this conference series and will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from the 1st to the 5th of April 2012. The conference is organized by Yahoo! Research, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Barcelona Media, supported by BCS IRSG and ACM SIGIR.
The annual BCS-IRSG European Conference on Information Retrieval is the main European forum for the presentation of new research results in the field of Information Retrieval. The conference encourages the submission of high quality research papers reporting original, previously unpublished results, including a variety of topics.
Conference proceedings will be published by Lecture
Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Springer Verlag-Germany.
New Keynote slides available for download.
New Conference started! Best paper committees added to program page.
New Updated Program. We have uploaded the brochure and the booklet of the conference in PDF format, available on the program page.
New Map of Barcelona with venue and accomodation options added. Thanks to @abellogin.