8th International Summer School on Information Retrieval offers high quality teaching on Information Retrieval and related research topics.
ESSIR 2011 - European Summer School in IR
29 Aug - 02 Sep 2011, Koblenz, Germany
The 8th International Summer School on Information Retrieval offers
high quality teaching on Information Retrieval and related research topics.
ESSIR is *THE* only world-wide school in Information Retrieval,
with temporal regularity founded in 1990.
Our VENUE: Koblenz is situated in the picturesque landscape of the
Rhine and Moselle (UNESCO world heritage), known for excellent wines,
romantic medieval castles, Loreley and Goethe. Wine tasting and a
river cruise to the medieval castles of Rhine valley (Loreley rock)
are part of our social program!
- Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Yahoo! Research Barcelona and Universidad de Chile
- Hinrich Schutze, University of Stuttgart, Germany
- Peter Ingwersen, Royal School of Information and Library Science, IVA Denmark
- Stefan Ruger, Knowledge Media Institute, The Open University, UK
- Nigel Shadbolt, University of Southampton, UK
- Andreas Hotho, University of Würzburg, Germany
Koblenz has a very central position in central Europe and in Germany,
with excellent travel connections to several international airports.