Goodbye everybody! (written for CS mailing no. 16 of 11 July)
I am proud to announce that I will join Radboud University's faculty of science as professor of Federated Search
"Be Paranoid! (Someone is working on your idea right now!)"
Jaap Kamps from his ivory tower: Neural reranking is like using a T-Ford for most of the traveling, and a Ferrari for the last mile... Goal: Ferrari all the way; Means: make models sparse. #SIKS
My student assistants are using https://kahoot.com for the Friday tutorials and I think they're great! 😄
Academics must apply the three Rs to plane travel: replace if possible, reduce to the essential, and refine to make it worthwhile!
Yikes, the Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop, #DIR2019 is sold out!
Ana Marasovic's notes on interpretability of machine learned models
1st International Symposium
on Open Search Technology next week in Garching, Germany.
Pretty cool: Open Science Community Nijmegen (OSCN) has a Do-A-Thon on 24 October
Come do your PhD with me at Spinque in Utrecht, NL, on the topic of Professional Search:
Fully funded, with three secondments in Vienna (Allan Hanbury), Milan (Gabriella Pasi) and Tennessee (Diane Kelly).
See the Marie-Curie ITN DOSSIER website for 14 more cool projects, all over Europe, including two in Leiden with Suzan Verberne.
We're hiring a PhD Candidate for Transfer Learning for Federated Search!
Vienna Manifesto on Digital Humanism: "Regulators need to intervene with tech monopolies", that's the line you should remember.
Datashards provide a distrubuted private global storage system. Nice!
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