Unless otherwise specified, all events take place in the Livingston Ballroom at the Heldrich Hotel.

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Doctoral Consortium
Huntington House, School of Communication & Information, Rutgers University
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM IIiX 2010 Welcome Reception

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Welcome
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Keynote: Tefko Saracevic
Session Chair: Nick Belkin
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Information Seeking in Context
Session Chair: Peter Ingwersen

Client Information System As an Everyday Information Tool in Child Protection Work. Saila Huuskonen, Pertti Vakkari (University of Tampere, Finland)
A Survey of Patent Users: An Analysis of Tasks, Behavior, Search Functionality and System Requirements. Hideo Joho (University of Tsukuba, Japan), Leif Azzopardi (University of Glasgow, UK)
Understanding Casual-leisure Information Needs: A Diary pro writer Study in the Context of Television Viewing. David Elsweiler (University of Erlangen, Germany), Stefan Mandl (University of Erlangen, Germany), Brian Kirkegaard Lunn (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark)
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Tasks: Emotions, Multitasking and Support
Session Chair: Pia Borlund

The Emotional Impact of Search Tasks. Arti Poddar, Ian Ruthven (University of Strathclyde, UK)
The Effect of Cognitive Style and Curiosity on Information Task Multitasking. Angela Manganyara, Elaine Toms (Dalhousie University, Canada)
When is System Support Effective? Abdigani Diriye (University College London, UK), Ann Blandford (University College London, UK), Anastasios Tombros (Queen Mary University of London, UK)
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Break
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Interfaces and Systems
Session Chair: Colleen Cool

Evaluating Interfaces for Government Metasearch. Paul Thomas (CSIRO, Australia), Katherine Noack (Flinders University, Australia), Cecile Paris (CSIRO, Australia)
Using Query Context Models To Construct Topical Search Engines. Parikshit Sondhi (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA), Raman Chandrasekar (Microsoft Research, USA), Robert Rounthwaite (Microsoft Research, USA)
Tag, Cloud and Ontology Based Retrieval of Images. Judit Bar-Ilan, Maayan Zhitomirsky-Geffet, Yitzchak Miller, Snunith Shoham (Bar-Ilan University, Israel)
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Poster Session and Reception
Vanderbilt Room, Heldrich Hotel

Friday, August 20th, 2010

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Best Paper Session
Session Chair: Diane Kelly
Information Interaction in Molecular Medicine: Integrated Use of Multiple Channels. Sanna Kumpulainen and Kalervo Järvelin (University of Tampere, Finland)
Evaluating Search Systems Using Result Page Context. Peter Bailey, Nick Craswell, Ryen White, Liwei Chen, Ashwin Satyanarayana, Saied Tahaghoghi (Microsoft, USA)
Supporting Polyrepresentation in a Quantum-inspired Geometrical Retrieval Framework. Ingo Frommholz (University of Glasgow, UK), Birger Larsen (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark), Benjamin Piwowarski (University of Glasgow, UK), Mounia Lalmas (University of Glasgow, UK), Peter Ingwersen (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark), Keith van Rijsbergen (University of Glasgow, UK)
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Theory and System Design
Session Chair: Leif Azzopardi
A Subjective Logic Formalisation of the Principle of Polyrepresentation for Information Needs. Christina Lioma (University of Stuttgart, Germany), Birger Larsen (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark), Hinrich Schuetze (University of Stuttgart, Germany), Peter Ingwersen (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark)
Applying Information Foraging Theory to Understand User Interaction with Content-based Image Retrieval. Haiming Liu (The Open University, UK), Paul Mulholland (The Open University, UK), Dawei Song (The Robert Gordon University, UK), Victoria Uren (University of Sheffield, UK), Stefan Rueger (The Open University, UK)
Interactive Information Seeking via Selective Application of Contextual Knowledge. Gene Golovchinsky, Jeremy Pickens (FX Palo Alto Laboratory, Inc., USA)
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Research Design and Methods
Session Chair: Katriina Bystrom
Reconsideration of the Simulated make essay longer Work Task Situation: A Context Instrument for Evaluation of Information Retrieval Interaction. Pia Borlund, Jesper W. Schneider (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark)
Conceptualizing Institutional Repositories: Using Co-Discovery to Uncover Mental Models. Soo Young Rieh, Ji Yeon Yang, Elizabeth Yakel, Karen Markey (University of Michigan, USA)
Using a Concept Map to Evaluate Exploratory Search. Yuka Egusa (National Institute for Educational Policy Research, Japan), Hitomi Saito (Aichi University of Education, Japan), Masao Takaku (National Institute for Materials Science, Japan), Hitoshi Terai (Tokyo Denki University, Japan), Makiko Miwa (The Open University of Japan, Japan), Noriko Kando (National Institute of Informatics, Japan)
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Break
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Search Results and Snippets
Session Chair: Ian Ruthven
Individual Differences in Gaze Patterns for Web Search. Susan Dumais (Microsoft Research, USA), Georg Buscher (DFKI, Germany), Ed Cutrell (Microsoft Research, India)
Constructing Query-biased Summaries: a Comparison of Human and System Generated Snippets. Lorena Leal-Bando (RMIT University, Australia), Falk Scholer (RMIT University, Australia), Andrew Turpin (University of Melbourne, Australia)
7:00 PM – 11:00 PM Banquet at Ria-Mar with remarks by Peter Ingwersen
Buses depart from Hotel at 6:30 PM

Saturday, August 21, 2010

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Simulating Users is the Way Forward in Evaluation of Interactive Information Retrieval
Join us for an Oxford-style debate of the proposition that simulating users is the way forward in evaluation of interactive information retrieval. The debate will include time for questions from the audience and an audience vote.

Affirmative Team
Leif Azzopardi, University of Glasgow, UK
Kalvero Jarvelin, University of Tampere, Finland
Jaap Kamps, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Mark Smucker, University of Waterloo, Canada

Negative Team
Nicholas J. Belkin, Rutgers University, USA
Pia Borlund, Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark
Ian Ruthven, University of Strathclyde, UK
Elaine Toms, Dalhousie University, Canada

Ross Todd, Rutgers University, USA

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Querying and Relevance Behavior
Session Chair: Sue Dumais

Context Effect on Query Formulation and Subjective Relevance in Health Searches. Carla Lopes, Cristina Ribeiro (Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Portugal)
Helping Identify When Users Find Useful Documents: Examination of Query Reformulation Intervals. Chang Liu, Jacek Gwizdka, Jingjing Liu (Rutgers University, USA)
On the Potential Search Effectiveness of MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) Terms. Ying-Hsang Liu (Charles Sturt University, Australia)
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Search Behavior and Query Logs
Session Chair: Max Wilson

An Analysis of Queries Intended to Search Information for Children. Sergio Duarte Torres (University of Twente, Netherlands), Djoerd Hiemstra (University of Twente, Netherlands), Pavel Serdyukov (Delft University, Netherlands)
Search Log Analysis of User Stereotypes, Information Seeking Behavior, and
Contextual Evaluation.
Junte Zhang, Jaap Kamps (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Tactics Used When Searching for Digital Videos. Barbara Wildemuth (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Break
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM IIiX Open Forum: Planning for the Future and Your Feedback & Ideas
Session Chair: Nick Belkin
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6:00 PM – 8:00 PM HCIR Welcome Reception
Huntington House, School of Communication & Information, Rutgers University

Sunday, August 22, 2010

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM HCIR Workshop
Room 212, School of Communication & Information, Rutgers University


A Diary Study of Understanding Contextual Information Needs during Leisure Traveling. Li Chen, Luole Qi (Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong)
A Step Toward an Adaptive Composition of Query Suggestion Approaches. Gérard Dupont (EADS DS, France), Aurélien Saint Requier (Université de Rouen, LITIS & EADS DS, France), Sébastien Adam (Université de Rouen, LITIS, France), Yves Lecourtier (Université de Rouen, LITIS, France), Bruno Grilhères (EADS DS, France), Stéphan Brunessaux (EADS DS, France)
Affective Utterances as Contextual Feedback in Interactive Information Retrieval: Examples from Help-Seeking Interactions. Colleen Cool (Queens College, USA), Iris Xie (University of Wisconsisn Madison, USA)
Assessors’ Search Result Satisfaction Associated with Relevance in a Scientific Domain. Peter Ingwersen, Toine Bogers, Birger Larsen, Marianne Lykke, Haakon Lund (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark)
Blogging with CONTEXT: A Context-aware Information Retrieval System for Bloggers. Anatoliy Gruzd (Dalhousie University, Canada), Justin Wong (University of Toronto, Canada)
Contextualizing User Relevance Criteria: A Meta-ethnographic Approach to User-centered Relevance Studies. Peiling Wang (University of Tennessee Knoxville, USA)
Evaluating Text Reuse Discovery on the Web. Stanford Chiu, Ibrahim Uysal, Bruce Croft (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA)
Exploring Web Browsing Context for Collaborative Question Answering. Qiaoling Liu (Emory University, USA), Yandong Liu (Carnegie Mellon University, USA), Eugene Agichtein (Emory University, USA)
First Impressions: How Search Engine Results Contextualise Digital Identities. Ian Ruthven, Caroline Clews, Wajihah Haji Md Dali (University of Strathclyde, UK)
Identifying Queries in the Wild, Wild Web. Jingjing Liu, Chang Liu, Jun Zhang, Ralf Bierig, Michael Cole (Rutgers University, USA)
Information Interaction in 140 Characters or Less: Genres on Twitter. Stina Westman (Aalto University School of Science and Technology, Finland), Luanne Freund (University of British Columbia, Canada)
Interaction-based Information Filtering for Children. Richard Glassey, Leif Azzopardi, Desmond Elliott, Tamara Polajnar (University of Glasgow, UK)
Is there a Universal Instrument for Measuring Interactive Information Retrieval? The Case of the User Engagement Scale. Heather O’Brien (University of British Columbia, Canada), Elaine Toms (Dalhousie University, Canada)
Performing Document Triage on Small Screen Devices. Part 1: Structured Documents. Fernando Loizides, George Buchanan (City University London, UK)
Physicists’ information tasks: structure, length and retrieval performance. Marianne Lykke, Peter Emil Ingwersen, Toine Bogers, Birger Larsen, Haakon Lund (Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark)
Social Tags in Text and Image Search. Yong-Mi Kim (University of Michigan, USA)
Supporting Semantic Navigation. Rick Kopak (University of British Columbia, Canada), Luanne Freund (University of British Columbia, Canada), Heather O’Brien.
Testing Visualization on the Use of Information Systems. Xiaojun Yuan (University at Albany, State University of New York, USA), Xiangmin Zhang (Rutgers University, USA), Alex Trofimovsky (University at Albany, State University of New York, USA)
The Effect of Task Type and Topic Familiarity on Information Search Behaviors. Peng Qu (Peking University, China), Chang Liu (Rutgers University, USA), Maosheng Lai (Peking University, China)
The Process of Serendipity in Knowledge Work. Lori McCay-Peet, Elaine Toms (Dalhousie University, Canada)
Using Complexity Measures in Information Retrieval. Frans Van der Sluis, Egon L Van den Broek (University of Twente, Netherlands)
What Eyes Can Tell about the Use of Relevance Criteria During Predictive Relevance Judgment?. Panos Balatsoukas, Ian Ruthven (University of Strathclyde, UK)

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