call for bid AIRS 2012

Abbreviated Title: 
cfb AIRS 2012
Other
Submission Deadline: 
30 Nov 2011
Contact: 
AIRS SC chair: Tetsuya Sakai (tetsuyasakai@acm.org)
Contact Email: 
tetsuyasakai [at] acm [dot] org

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CALL FOR BIDS TO HOST
The Eighth Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference
(AIRS 2012)
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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 (IR). The scope of the
conference covers all the aspects, including applications, systems,
technologies and theory, of information retrieval in text, audio, image,
video, multimedia and social data, but with a particular emphasis on
handling Asian languages.

The AIRS Steering Committee invites interested parties to
submit bids to host AIRS 2012.

Detailed instructions for submitting a bid are available at
the AIRS Steering Committee homepage:
http://research.microsoft.com/airs

IMPORTANT DATES:

NOVEMBER 30, 2011: Bid submissions due
DECEMBER 18-20, 2011: Decision announced at AIRS 2011
http://www.uowdubai.ac.ae/airs2011/
and on the AIRS Steering Committee homepage:
http://research.microsoft.com/airs

WHERE TO SUBMIT:

Please submit the bid document as an email attachment
to one of the current AIRS Steering Committee members:

Hsin-Hsi Chen (hhchen@csie.ntu.edu.tw)
Wai Lam (wlam@se.cuhk.edu.hk)
Gary Lee (lee.garygeunbae@gmail.com)
Alistair Moffat (ammoffat@unimelb.edu.au)
Hwee Tou Ng (nght@comp.nus.edu.sg)
Tetsuya Sakai (tetsuyasakai@acm.org)
Dawei Song (d.song@rgu.ac.uk)
Masaharu Yoshioka (yoshioka@ist.hokudai.ac.jp)