LINGUIST List 24.2510

Thu Jun 20 2013

Calls: Computational Linguistics/Singapore

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 20-Jun-2013
From: Kheng Hui Yeo <>
Subject: Asian Information Retrieval Societies Conference 2013
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Full Title: Asian Information Retrieval Societies Conference 2013Short Title: AIRS 2013

Date: 09-Dec-2013 - 11-Dec-2013Location: Singapore, SingaporeContact Person: Kheng Hui YeoMeeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Call Deadline: 23-Jun-2013

Meeting Description:

The Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS) aims to bring together researchers and developers to exchange new ideas and latest achievements in the field of Information Retrieval. The scope of the conference covers applications, systems, technologies and theory aspects of information retrieval in text, audio, image, video and multimedia data.

Final Call for Papers:

The AIRS 2013 welcomes submissions of original papers in the broad field of Information Retrieval. The technical areas covered include, but are not limited to, the following:

1. IR Models and Theories2. User Study, IR Evaluation and Interactive IR3. Web IR, Scalability and IR in Social Media4. Multimedia IR5. Natural Language Processing for IR6. Machine Learning and Data Mining for IR7. IR Applications

The AIRS 2013 proceedings will be published as a Springer’s LNCS volume. According to this, all submissions should comply with the corresponding author instructions available at the Springer’s LNCS website:

The paper selection will follow a standard double-blind reviewing process, so submissions must not include author names, affiliations or self-references. Maximum paper length is 12 pages in the LNCS format. Submissions not following these guidelines, as well as duplicated submissions, will be rejected unconditionally.

Paper submissions must be completed electronically and in PDF format to the following URL:

Important Dates:

June 23: Paper submission dueJune 30: Extended submission update period*July 28: Notification of acceptanceAugust 11: Camera ready dueDecember 9-11: AIRS 2013 in Singapore

*Paper updates can be uploaded into the system until June 30, but a paper draft (or at least an abstract) should be submitted by June 23.

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