Attended the IRJ editorial board lunch meeting.
Presented a poster at the reception in the evening.
Sue Dumais is the second MSR researcher to receive the Salton Award. (The first is Steve Robertson.)
She's saying that, while documents have kept growing in size and diversity, the query input interface has not changed. Basically no progress here.
Google's paper: good abandonment = user finds the answer in the first result page. The comparison across US/Japan/China is interesting.
Posters and flyers
Leif presenting three posters at the same time
Sakai & Nogami poster
My important dates 2013 (as of March 15)
6 years ago