Call for Tutorials
SIGIR 2005 will begin with a full day of tutorials, each of
which should cover a single topic in detail.
Proposals are solicited for tutorials of either a half day
(3 hours plus breaks) or full day (6 hours plus breaks).
Submissions should be made to the Tutorials Chair and should
include a cover sheet and an extended abstract.
The cover sheet should specify:
(1) the length of the tutorial;
(2) the intended audience (introductory, intermediate, advanced);
(3) complete contact information for the contact person and other
(4) a brief biography (max. 2 paragraphs) for each presenter.
The extended abstract should be 4 to 6 pages, and should
include an outline of the tutorial, along with descriptions
of the course objectives and course materials.
Tutorial proposals must be sent via email by February 25,
Berthier Ribeiro-Neto (firstname.lastname@example.org).