SIGIR 2017
August 8, 2017 - August 10, 2017

Microsoft Research @ SIGIR 2017

Location: Tokyo, Japan


Tutorials: August 7, 2017

Workshops: August 11, 2017

Venue: Keio Plaza Hotel

The SIGIR (Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval) Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2017) is the premier international forum for the presentation of new research results and for the demonstration of new systems and techniques in information retrieval.

Microsoft is proud to be a silver sponsor of the 2017 SIGIR event in Tokyo, Japan on August 8–10, 2017.

Committee Chairs

  • Program Chair, Ryen White, Microsoft Cortana
  • Symposium on IR in practice (SIRIP) chair, Vanessa Murdock, Microsoft

Invited speakers


  • MAPping the Probability of Start-up Success
    August 10 @ 11:10 AM – 12:30 PM | 42F Fuji
    Speaker: David Hawking, Microsoft Bing
  • Search Without a Query – Powering Job Recommendations via Search Index at LinkedIn
    August 10 @ 11:10 AM – 12:30 PM | 42F Fuji
    Speakers: Dhruv Arya, LinkedIn; Ganesh Venkataraman, LinkedIn