FIRE 2023

Forum for Information Retrieval Evaluation

Goa Business School, Goa University, Panjim

15th-18th December

FIRE 2023 solicits proposals for both half and full-day tutorials covering topics relevant to the field of information retrieval (IR) and its applications. We welcome topics ranging from theoretical concepts of IR to its practical applications. We also welcome IR and ML systems related tutorials. Each tutorial should cover a single topic in depth. Tutorial proposals should include details according to guidelines below.

Submission Guidelines

Proposals should be at most 4 pages (excluding references) must follow ACM SIG's template available on The only accepted format of submissions is PDF. We strongly encourage the proposers to attend and present in-person. Submissions should include:

  • Title and abstract
  • Duration: Half Day / Full-Day
  • Proposed content of the tutorial
  • Target Audience
  • Speaker's bio: Name, affiliations, contact and short bio.

Submissions are not anonymous (reviewing will be single-blind) and should contain speaker details. Proposals which do not conform to the requirements are likely to be rejected without review.

All proposals should be submitted via Microsoft CMT:

Important dates 

Time zone Anywhere on Earth(AoE)
Tutorial proposal due Oct 9, 2023 
Tutorials notification Oct 18, 2023 
Camera ready due Nov 16, 2023 (Extended)  
Tutorial day Dec 15-18, 2023


Tutorial Co-ordinator