Awards

Thanks to generous sponsoring, ECIR was able to present a number of awards.

Best Paper

Exploring Composite Retrieval from the Users’ Perspective
Horatiu Bota, Ke Zhou and Joemon Jose (University of Glasgow and Yahoo Labs UK)

A committee led by John Tait (Chair), and consisting of Norbert Fuhr, Donna Harman, Victor Lavrenko, Arjen de Vries and Emine Yilmaz decided about the ECIR 2015 Best Paper Award.

Best Poster

Sources of Evidence for Automatic Indexing of Political Texts
Mostafa Dehghani, Hosein Azarbonyad, Maarten Marx,and Jaap Kamps (University of Amsterdam)

The ECIR 2015 participants elected the winner of the ECIR 2015 best poster award.

Best Demo

Signal: Advanced Real-Time Information Filtering
Miguel Martinez-Alvarez, Udo Kruschwitz, Wesley Hall, and Massimo Poesio

The ECIR 2015 participants elected the winner of the ECIR 2015 best demo award.

Best Reviewer

  • Jeroen Vuurens (Delft University of Technology)
  • Matthias Hagen (Bauhaus University Weimar)

The Programme Chairs elected the winner of the ECIR 2015 best reviewer award.

Best Meta Reviewer

  • Jaime Arguello (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
  • Stefano Mizzaro (University of Udine)

The Programme Chairs elected the winner of the ECIR 2015 best meta reviewer award.

All award winners were announced during the ECIR 2015 banquet on Tuesday the 31st of March at the Palais Niederösterreich.