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2015.07.31NEW
NTCIR-12 Task Registration is still possible in each task.
2015.07.31NEW
NTCIR-12 MathIR (new additional coretask) : registration has started.
2015.07.31NEW
NTCIR-12 STC Japanese subtask : registration has started.
2015.07.13NEW
NTCIR-12 user agreement form (for IMine, MobileClick) released. The agreement forms for NTCIR-12 Search query data will be announced separately.
2015.06.24NEW
NTCIR-12 call for task participation deadline extension (July 31, 2015) (We will start distributing the data on July 1st as originally planned, after we receive the memorandums from your group).
2015.06.24NEW
NTCIR-12 user agreement form (for Lifelog) released.
2015.06.16
NTCIR-12 user agreement form (for MedNLPDoc) released.
2015.05.29
NTCIR-12 user agreement form (for QA Lab) released.
2015.05.15
NTCIR-11 Temporalia Test collection is available for research purposes.
2015.04.20
NTCIR-12 Call for Additional Pilot Task Proposal released. (CFP is here.)
2015.04.10
NTCIR-12 user agreement form (for SpokenQuery&Doc, Temporalia) released.
2015.04.06
Call for Participation to the NTCIR-12 Tasks released. [Flyer]
2015.03.30
NTCIR-11 MATH Test collection is available for research purposes.
2015.03.23
Video Recordings and Slides for NTCIR-12 Kick-Off Event available.
2015.02.27
NTCIR-12 Task Registration started.
2015.02.20
NTCIR-11 IMine Test collection is available for research purposes.
2015.02.18
NTCIR-11 MobileClick Test collection is available for research purposes.
2015.02.17
NTCIR-10 1CLICK Test collection is available for research purposes.
2015.01.20
Call for Participation to the NTCIR-12 Kick-Off Event released. [CFP]
2014.12.15
Photo Albums of NTCIR-11 Conference and EVIA 2014 are available here.
2014.12.12
The NTCIR-11 Conference and EVIA 2014 ended successfully. Thank you for your participation, cooperation and interest.
2014.12.9
NTCIR-11 and EVIA 2014 Online Proceedings are available here.
2014.11.14
NTCIR-11 Conference Online Registration opened !
2014.11.07
Call for Participation: NTCIR-11 Conference released. [CFP]
2014.10.27
Call for Task Proposals for NTCIR-12 (Due: Nov.21, 2014) released. [CFP]
2014.10.10
NTCIR-10 Patent MT Test collection is available for research purposes.
2014.10.09
NTCIR-11 Copyright form released (Due: Nov. 01st).
2014.10.09
EVIA 2014 Copyright form released (Due: Oct. 22nd).
2014.09.09
EVIA 2014 Paper Submission Deadline Extended to Sep. 20.
2014.08.27
NTCIR-11 Paper Submission Instructions released.
2014.07.14
NTCIR-11 QA Lab (Ja/En subtask) user agreement form released.
2014.06.26
NTCIR-11 Conference and EVIA2014 is released.
2014.06.24
NTCIR-10 Test collection: RITE is available for research purposes.
2014.06.13
NTCIR-9 Test collection: RITE is available for research purposes.
2014.04.22
NTCIR-11 RITE-VAL (JA, EN, CN subtask) user agreement form released.
2014.04.07
The new Pilot Task: Cooking Recipe Search has just added.
2014.03.25
New NTCIR Tools for Evaluation Metrics released.
2014.02.17
NTCIR-11 MedNLP and RITE-VAL (JA subtask) user agreement form released.
2014.01.30
NTCIR-11 user agreement form (for Math, MobileClick, SpokenQuery&Doc) released.
2014.01.21
Task Registration is still possible in the some NTCIR-11 Tasks: Math, RITE-VAL, SpokenQuery&Doc, QA-Lab, some other tasks.
2014.01.14
NTCIR-11 user agreement form (for IMine, Temporalia) released.
2013.12.20
NTCIR-11 Task Registration Due Extended to 20 January, 2014
2013.11.26
NTCIR-11 Call for Additional Pilot Task Proposal released. (CFP is here.)
2013.10.31
NTCIR-11 Task Registration started
2013.10.31
NTCIR-11 Call for Participation to the NTCIR-11 Tasks released
2013.10.18
NTCIR-10 Test collection: Math is available for research purposes
2013.09.24
Slides and Video Recordings from the NTCIR-11 Kick-Off available
2013.09.19
NTCIR-10 Test collection: CrossLink is available for research purposes
2013.09.09
NTCIR-10 Test collection: INTENT, SpokenDoc are available for research purposes
2013.09.03
NTCIR-11 Task Evaluation released
2013.07.24
NTCIR-11 website and Call for Participation to the NTCIR-11 Kick-Off Event released
2013.06.24
The NTCIR-10 Conference and EVIA2013 ended successfully. Thank you for your participation, cooperation and interest.
2013.06.18
NTCIR-10 / EVIA2013 Online Proceedings released
2013.04.05
NTCIR-10 Conference Registration Open!
2013.03.26
EVIA2013 Paper Submission Deadline Extended to April 5th(Closed)
2013.03.21
Call for Task Proposals for NTCIR-11 (due May 10, 2013) released
2013.02.22
Survey for NTCIR web site
2013.02.14
NTCIR-10 Submission Instructions released
2013.01.15
ACM-TALIP Special Issue on NTCIR-9 RITE have been issued(December 2012)
2013.01.15
Tetsuya Sakai and INTENT Task Organizers received a Best Paper Award of the 8th Asian Information Retrieval Societies Conference(AIRS 2012)
2012.12.07
NTCIR-10 MedNLP Task user agreement form released
2012.11.06
NTCIR-10 The registration for the MedNLP Task has started
2012.10.19
Qrel(topics and Relevance judgements, questions and answers)are downloadable from NII/IDR
2012.09.06
WEB Test collections are available from NII/IDR
2012.08.24
NTCIR-9 Test collections(PatentMT)are available for research purposes
2012.07.24
EVIA 2013 Preliminary CFP released
2012.06.28
NTCIR-10 Task Registration Due Extended to 31 August.
2012.06.05
NTCIR-10 Call for Participation to the NTCIR-10 Task(in PDF)Released
2012.05.30
NTCIR-9 Test collection (SpokenDoc) is available for research purposes
2012.05.25
NTCIR-10 Task Registration Started(CFP is here)
2012.05.22
NTCIR-9 Test collections(Crosslink, INTENT and 1CLICK)are available for research purposes
2012.05.09
Submission deadline for IRJ Search Intents and Diversification was extended to 21 May
2012.05.06
Submission deadline for ACM-TALIP Special Issue on NTCIR-9 RITE was extended to 11 May
2012.03.22
Three Special Issues related to NTCIR:
-Natural Language Processing for Information Access and its Evaluation, Journal of the Association for Natural Language Processing, Japan- Submission Due: 27 April
(English Submission is welcome)
-ACM-TALIP Special Issue on NTCIR-9 RITE- Submission Dues: Title & Abstract: 23 April, Fulltext: 7 May(Extended to 11 May)(Sorry, it is for the task participants only)
-IRJ Search Intents and Diversification(related to NTCIR's Intent)- Submission Due: 14 May(Extended to 21 May)
2012.03.15
Video Recordings and Slides from the NTCIR-10 Kick-Off available
2012.02.28
Call for Participation to the NTCIR-10 Kick-Off Event released
2011.12.15
Photo Albums and Session Notes of NTCIR-9 Workshop/EVIA 2011meeting are available here
2012.12.12
The NTCIR-9 Workshop Meeting ended successfully. Thank you for your participation, cooperation and interest.
2011.12.06
NTCIR-9 Workshop/EVIA 2011 Online Proceedings released

Past Events

2015.02.27 NEW
NTCIR-12 Kick-Off Event
2014.12.09-12.12
NTCIR-11 Conference & EVIA 2014
2013.09.02
NTCIR-11 Kick-Off Event
2013.06.18-06.21
NTCIR-10 Conference & EVIA 2013
2012.03.08
NTCIR-10 Kick-Off Event
2011.12.06-12.09
NTCIR-9 & EVIA 2011 Final Meeting
2011.03-07
NTCIR-9 Formal Run
2011.01-05
NTCIR-9 Dry Run

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