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TALMIRI - Talent meets IR Industry

Charlie HullSeptember 18, 2019

TALMIRI is a symposium to bring together talented early-stage researchers, academics and information retrieval industry with invited speakers in an iconic location in Bedfordshire, UK. Practioners and researchers, in particular but not exclusively PhD/MSc students and early-stage researchers, are invited to present (as poster or demo) their exciting search and information retrieval related work to IR experts and industry. Charlie Hull of OSC will be presenting on Working in Open Source Search, giving attendees an insight into the sort of projects and technology he has dealt with over a 20 year career in search.

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E-commerce Search for Product Managers (MICES, Berlin)

Charlie HullJune 18, 2019

This full day class helps you understand how working on onsite search for e-commerce requires different thinking than other engineering problems. We teach you to measure search quality, take a hypothesis-driven approach to search projects, and safely 'fail fast' towards ever improving business KPIs.

Falsehoods Programmers Believe About Search

Max IrwinMay 29, 2019

Search is a deceptively complex field, where competence is hard-won through training, practice, and experience. In that vein dear friends, I've exhumed the venerable "Falsehoods Programmers Believe" party from 4 years ago to bring you one about, no less, Search.

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Haystack - The Search Relevance Conference.

Eric PughApril 24, 2019

Haystack is the conference for improving search relevance. Haystack is the no-holds-barred conference for organizations where search, matching, and relevance really matters to the bottom line.