Call for Task Participation

The 10th NTCIR Workshop (2012/2013)

Evaluation of Information Access Technologies

January 2012 - June 2013
Final Conference: June 18-21, 2013, NII, Tokyo, Japan

Call for Participation to the NTCIR-10 Tasks:

Call for Participation [Flyer]

Participation is invited from anyone interested in research on information access technologies and evaluation of them, such as retrieval of various document genres, cross-lingual information retrieval of Asian languages, question answering and cross-lingual information access. NTCIR Workshops are periodical event which are held once per one and half years.

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Evaluation Tasks

NTCIR-10 Program Committee has selected the following six Core Tasks and one Pilot Task. For more details, please vist
"Evaluation Tasks": and each task's homepage.




Registration for NTCIR-10 Tasks

Please visit the 'How To Participate' page:

Important Dates

31/Aug/2012Task Registration Due (Extended)
*The Registration is stiil possible in the some tasks. Please contact us (add:06/Nov/2012)*
29/Jun/2012Document Set Release
July-Dec/2012Dry Run
Sep/2012-Feb/2013Formal Run
01/Feb/2013Evaluation Results Due
01/Feb/2013Task Overview Partial Release
01/Mar/2013Participant Paper Submission Due
01/May/2013All Camera-ready Paper Copy for the Proceedings Due
18-21/Jun/2013NTCIR-10 Meeting, NII, Tokyo, Japan



Proceedings of the past NTCIRs:
Photo Albums for NTCIR-9 Meeting:

NTCIR-10 Program Co-Chairs

Hideo Joho (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
Tetsuya Sakai (Microsoft Research Asia, China)

NTCIR-10 General Co-Chairs

Noriko Kando (National Institute of Informatics, Japan)
Tsuneaki Kato (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Douglas W. Oard (University of Maryland, USA)
Mark Sanderson (The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia)

You are most welcome to join us!
General co-chairs and Program Co-chairs:
NTCIR Project Office:

Last modified: 2013-04-15