Tentative program

9:00-9:30 Welcome
Short introductions by all participants
9:30-9:45 Introduction of workshop purpose, goals and planned activities
9:45-10:05 Short paper: The Multi-Stage Experience: the Simulated Work Task Approach to Studying Information Seeking Task Stages (Hugo C. Huurdeman, Jaap Kamps and Max L. Wilson, PDF)
10:05-10:25 Short paper: Data Sets for Spoken Conversational Search (Johanne Trippas and Paul Thomas, PDF)
10:25-10:30 Paper discussion & conclusions
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:20 Short paper: To Re-use is to Re-write: Experiences with Re-using IIR Experiment Software (Mark Hall, PDF)
11:20-11:40 Short paper: INEX iTrack revisited: Exploring the potential for re-use (Nils Pharo, PDF)
11:40-12:00 Short paper: Experiences with the 2013-2016 CLEF Interactive Information Retrieval Tracks (Vivien Petras, Marijn Koolen, Maria Gäde and Toine Bogers, PDF)
12:00-12:20 Short paper: Elements of IIR Studies: A Review of the 2006-2018 IIiX and CHIIR Conferences (Vivien Petras, Toine Bogers and Maria Gäde, PDF)
12:20-12:40 Conclusions on all session experience papers
Aspects to be discussed in break-out session
12:40-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-14:15 Coordinating break-out discussions
14:15-15:00 Break-out discussions round centered around the five workshop themes
15:00-15:30 Feedback round: feedback from each break-out group
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-17:00 Summary of insights
Discussion & task assignment for next steps
Collaborative composition & publication of closing statement


The proceedings of the BIIRRR 2019 workshop can be found at