IC'2003 Section on Search and Information Retrieval for the Web

The 4th International Conference on Internet Computing
(IC'2003: June 23-26, 2002, Las Vegas, NV, USA)

Call for papers (Closed- the deadline has passed)

View Preliminary Program (Accepted papers)

Search is one of the most important applications on the Web. However, there are still many issues that should be addressed in the design and implementation of search and mining applications for the Web. The focus of this section includes, but is not limited to: Research papers and industrial reports on the above issues (or on any issue related to Web search and IR) are welcome. The review process will be based on the quality of the submitted papers and their relevance to the area.

Papers should have up to 7 single sided pages with font size of 10 to 12, including figures and references. Papers should be submitted by e-mail to the organizers in PDF. The first page of the draft paper should include: title of the paper, name, affiliation, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, and fax number for each author. Accepted papers will be part of the conference proceedings. The length of the Camera-Ready papers (if accepted) will be limited to 7 (IEEE style) pages. Papers must not have been previously published or currently submitted for publication elsewhere.

Program committee

Ricardo Baeza-Yates, University of Chile, Chile
Eric W. Brown, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA
Mike Burrows, Microsoft Research, USA
Junghoo (John) Cho, University of California, Los Angeles
Monika Henzinger, Google, USA
Irwin King, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Marc Najork, Microsoft Research, USA
Andreas Neumann, IBM Silicon Valley Lab, USA
Sridhar Rajagopalan, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
Panayiotis Tsaparas, University of Toronto, Canada

Important dates

Submission deadline: March 07, 2003
Notification of acceptance: March 21, 2003
Camera-ready: April 22, 2003


Dr.Marcus Fontoura
IBM Almaden Research Center, 8CC/B1
Computer Science Department
650 Harry Road, San Jose, CA, 95120
Phone: (408) 927-1416
FAX: (408) 927-3215

Dr. Jason Zien
IBM Almaden Research Center, 8CC/B2
Computer Science Department
650 Harry Road, San Jose, CA, 95120
Phone: (408) 927-2984
FAX: (408) 927-3215