Search Solutions is a special one-day event dedicated to the latest innovations in web & enterprise search. In contrast to other major industry events, Search Solutions aims to be highly interactive, with attendance strictly limited.
Search Solutions also offers a Tutorial Programme on Wednesday 26th November, 2014.
|09:30||Registration and coffee|
|SESSION 1: WEB SEARCH CHALLENGES|
|10:10||Semantic Search at Yahoo
Peter Mika, Yahoo!
|10:35||Web search at scale - more than just 10 blue links
Christopher Semturs, Google
|11:00||Learning to interact
Katja Hofmann, Microsoft Research
|SESSION 2: OPEN-SOURCE SEARCH|
|12:00||Elasticsearch and SolrCloud, a performance comparison
Tom Mortimer, Flax
|12:25||Leveraging Terrier v4.0 for New Search Scenarios, from Smart Cities to Medical Search
Iadh Ounis, University of Glasgow
|SESSION 3: ENTERPRISE SEARCH|
|14:00||Implementing Website Search in a Major University
Dan Jackson, UCL
|14:25||Tailoring search across government content on GOV.UK
Richard Boulton Cabinet Office
|14:50||Contextual Semantic Search of Cultural Data
Dominic Oldman, British Museum
|SESSION 4: BEYOND SEARCH|
|15:45||How to tell what is going on (or not going on) - media monitoring in internet text is not about search but about keeping track
Jussi Karlgren, Gavagai
|16:10||Exploring a million hours of sounds
Richard Ranft , British Library
|16:35||Commercial Research, Development and Innovation in Information Access
Jochen Leidner, Thomson Reuters
Hot topics in search. Want to discuss your own hot topic? Join in, it's a fishbowl session!