The 15th NTCIR (2019 - 2020)
Evaluation of Information Access Technologies
July 2019 - December 2020

What's New

Nov 21, 2019NEW: NTCIR-15 Task Registration started.
Registration due of each task:
      DialEval-1 : until June 30th, 2020
      FinNum-2 : until June 30th, 2020
      QA Lab-PoliInfo-2 : until April 30th, 2020
      SHINRA2020-ML : until June 30th, 2020
      WWW-3 : until April 30th, 2020
      Data Search : until March 31th, 2020 April 30th, 2020
      MART : until April 30th, 2020

Oct 17, 2019: NTCIR-15 Task Overveiw released..

Oct 10, 2019: Slides for NTCIR-15 Kick-Off Event released.

Sep 12, 2019: Call for participation to the NTCIR-15 Kick-Off Event released.

Aug 1, 2019: The NTCIR-15 Task Selection Committee has selected the following seven Tasks.
Data Search, DialEval-1, FinNum-2, MART, QA Lab-PoliInfo-2, SHINRA2020-ML, WWW-3.

May 23, 2019: NTCIR-15 Call for Task Proposals released. (Closed)

Accepted Tasks

NEW Kick-Off Event

Task Proposals

Call for NTCIR-15 Task Proposal
Call for NTCIR-15 Task Proposal [CFP Flyer ] (Closed)

Tentative Schedule

Sep 2019
NTCIR-15 kickoff
Jan- 2020
Dataset Release*
Apr-Jun 2020
Task Registration Due*
Jan-May 2020
Dry Run*
May-Jul 2020
Formal Run*
Aug 20, 2020
Evaluation Result Release*
Dec 2020
NTCIR-15 Conference in NII, Tokyo
Mar 2021
Publication of Post-conference Proceedings

Event with * may vary across tasks.

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Contact Us

We are looking forward to your participation !

NTCIR-15 Program Co-Chairs:
Noriko Kando (National Institute of Informatics, Japan)
Makoto P. Kato (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
Yiqun Liu (Tsinghua University, China)

NTCIR-15 General Co-Chairs:
Charles Clarke (University of Waterloo, Canada)
Noriko Kando (National Institute of Informatics, Japan)

Last Modified: 2019-11-21