Call for Papers


Track Chairs

Yiqun Liu , Tsinghua University, Beijing
Claudia Hauff , Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

The Search Track welcomes submissions of original, high-quality papers related to all aspects of search.

Topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Web Search Models and Ranking
  • Personalized and Context-aware Search and Ranking
  • Query Analysis
  • Web Crawling and Indexing
  • Search Engine Architectures and Scalability
  • Evaluation Methodologies and Metrics
  • Interactive Search and Result Presentation
  • Domain Specific Search
  • New Search Paradigms (e.g. Task-based Search, Conversational Search, Zero-query Search)
  • Search on Non-traditional Devices (e.g. Wearable Computing, Neuroinformatics, Sensors, IoT, Vehicles)
  • Semantic Search
  • Text Mining for Search
  • Multilingual and Cross-lingual Search
  • Fairness, Transparency, Ethics and Bias in Web Search