Category Archives: TREC

Session Search

Information Retrieval (IR) research has traditionally focused on serving the best results for a single query— so-called ad hoc retrieval. However, users typically search iteratively, refining and reformulating their queries during a session. A key challenge in the study of … Continue reading

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TREC 2016 Tasks Track

Are you interested in building systems that will assist users towards task completion rather than simply showing relevant results for a query? The primary goals of the Tasks track are (1) to evaluate a system’s understanding of tasks users aim … Continue reading

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