International Conference of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum for European Languages

Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction

6th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF'15, Toulouse, France, September 8-11, 2015, Proceedings

  • Josanne Mothe
  • Jacques Savoy
  • Jaap Kamps
  • Karen Pinel-Sauvagnat
  • Gareth Jones
  • Eric San Juan
  • Linda Capellato
  • Nicola Ferro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9283)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIII
  2. Experimental IR

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Boris Chidlovskii, Gabriela Csurka, Stephane Clinchant
      Pages 15-27
    3. Marc Franco-Salvador, Francisco Rangel, Paolo Rosso, Mariona Taulé, M. Antònia Martít
      Pages 28-40
    4. Alexandru Lucian Ginsca, Adrian Popescu, Mihai Lupu, Adrian Iftene, Ioannis Kanellos
      Pages 41-52
  3. Web and Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Payam Karisani, Farhad Oroumchian, Maseud Rahgozar
      Pages 55-64
    3. Andrew J. McMinn, Joemon M. Jose
      Pages 65-77
    4. Artem Grotov, Aleksandr Chuklin, Ilya Markov, Luka Stout, Finde Xumara, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 78-90
  4. Long Papers with Short Presentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Sandra Collovini, Marcelo de Bairros P. Filho, Renata Vieira
      Pages 105-116
    3. Ahmad Khwileh, Debasis Ganguly, Gareth J. F. Jones
      Pages 117-129
    4. Tomáš Kliegr, Jaroslav Kuchař
      Pages 130-141
    5. Sandra Mitrović, Henning Müller
      Pages 154-165
    6. Heung-Seon Oh, Yuchul Jung, Kwang-Young Kim
      Pages 166-177
    7. Teemu Pääkkönen, Kalervo Järvelin, Jaana Kekäläinen, Heikki Keskustalo, Feza Baskaya, David Maxwell et al.
      Pages 178-189
  5. Short Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference of the CLEF Initiative, CLEF 2015, held in Toulouse, France, in September 2015.

The 31 full papers and 20 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 68 submissions. They cover a broad range of issues in the fields of multilingual and multimodal information access evaluation, also included are a set of labs and workshops designed to test different aspects of mono and cross-language information retrieval systems.


Machine learning Natural language processing Plagiarism detection Recommender systems Ssocial media Association rules Author profiling Biomedical information retrieval Cross-lingual Web search Document re-ranking Decision trees Feature learning Image annotation Information retrieval Language representations Medical search Question answering Segmentation Simulation Web search

Editors and affiliations

  • Josanne Mothe
    • 1
  • Jacques Savoy
    • 2
  • Jaap Kamps
    • 3
  • Karen Pinel-Sauvagnat
    • 4
  • Gareth Jones
    • 5
  • Eric San Juan
    • 6
  • Linda Capellato
    • 7
  • Nicola Ferro
    • 8
  1. 1.Institut de Recherche en Informatique de ToulouseToulouse France
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of NeuchatelNeuchâtelSwitzerland
  3. 3.Faculteit der GeesteswetenschappenUniversiteit AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Institut de Recherche en Informatique de ToulouseToulouseFrance
  5. 5.School of ComputingDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  6. 6.LIA - CERIUniversité d'Avignon et des Pays de VaucluseAvignonFrance
  7. 7.Department of Information EngineeringUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly
  8. 8.of Information Engineering (DEI)University of Padua, DepartmentPadovaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-24026-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-24027-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349