Presentations


Overview talks
FIRE 2012 Overview
- Prasenjit Majumder
CLIA Project Overview
- Mandar Mitra
Keynotes
Searching (almost) all the world's words
- Doug Oard, University of Maryland, College Park, USA.
Abstract

Evaluation infrastructures for IR experimentation
- Nicola Ferro, University of Padova, Italy.
Abstract
Figurative language processing in social media: humor recognition and irony detection
- Paolo Rosso, Universidad Polit├ęcnica de Valencia, Spain.
Abstract
Visual analytics and Information Retrieval
- Giuseppe Santucci, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy.
Abstract
Social book search: the impact of professional and user generated content on book suggestions
- Jaap Kamps, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Abstract
Compressed data structures for annotated Web search
- Soumen Chakrabarti, IIT, Bombay.
Abstract

Track overviews
CIR
- Johannes Leveling, Dublin City University.
CL!NSS
- Parth Gupta, NLE Lab, UPV Spain.
MET
- Rashmi Sankepally, DAIICT, Gandhinagar.
SMS
- Danish Contractor.
RISOT
- Utpal Garain, ISI, Kolkata.

CL!NSS track talks
Using TF-IDF Weight Ranking Model in CLINSS as Effective Similarity Measure to Identify Cases of Journalistic Text Re-use
- Yurii Palkovskii, School of Computing, CNGL, Dublin City University.
Cross-Lingual Linking of News Stories using ESA
- Nitish Aggarwal, School of Computing, CNGL, Dublin City University.
CLINSS discussant talk
- Doug Oard, University of Maryland, College Park, USA.

ADHOC track talks
Query Expansion using PRF based CBD approach for Documents Retrieval
- Rajendra Prasath, IIT Kharagpur.
- Pinaki Bhaskar, Jadavpur University.
Adhoc Retrieval Task & Morpheme Extraction Task
- Avinash Yadav, Robins Yadav, ISM Dhanbad.
- Santosh Behera, AICTE.
- Bibhuprasad Sahoo.

MET track talks
Bengali and Hindi Morpheme Extraction
- Johannes Leveling, Dublin City University.
Mulaadhaar - a linguistic rule-based stemmer
- Sandipan Sarkar.
Bangla morphological analyzer using finite automata
- Apurbalal Senapati, ISI Kolkata.
Stemmer for Odia
- Bibhuprasad Sahoo, IIIT Bhubaneswar.

SMS track talks
Monolingual and Crosslingual SMS-based FAQ Retrieval
- Johannes Leveling, Dublin City University.
SMS Based Monolingual FAQ retrieval in English
- Arthita Ghosh, IIT, Kharagpur.
SMS based FAQ Retrieval
- Anwar Shaikh, Delhi Technological University.
SMS based FAQ Retrieval: A Theme Matching Scheme
- DP Mandal, ISI, Kolkata.
RISOT track talk
Improving IR performance from OCRed text using cooccurrence
- Kripabandhu Ghosh, ISI, Kolkata.
Task proposals
Web Search in the transliterated space
- Monojit Choudhury, MSR.
Spoken Web search task, or, Query by babbling
- Doug Oard, University of Maryland, College Park, USA.
NER evaluation for Indian languages
- L. Sobha, AU-KBC.
Other evaluation forums
NTCIR
- Doug Oard, University of Maryland, College Park, USA.
The CLEF initiative: from 2010 to 2013 and onwards
- Nicola Ferro, University of Padova, Italy.
Report on INEX 2012
- Jaap Kamps, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Industry track talks
iWork: Analytics for Human Resources Management
- Girish K. Palshikar, TCS.
Rethinking Search in the era of new devices and services
- Sree Hari Nagaralu, Bing.
FIRE-2012 roundup
Prasenjit Majumder, DAIICT, Gandhinagar.

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