SIGSAM - Symbolic and Algebraic Manipulation
SIGSAM Richard D. Jenks Memorial Prize
Given biennially to recognize outstanding software engineering contributions in the field of computer algebra and to encourage future excellence in such research and development. The award includes a plaque and $1,000.
The 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval will feature keynotes by Yahoo VP of Research and ACM Fellow Yoelle Maarek, and Professor Emeritus at City University of London and ACM Fellow Stephen Robertson. The conference will explore aspects of IR including Evaluation, Retrieval Models and Ranking, Document Representation and Content Analysis, Search Interaction, Filtering and Recommending, and more.