Professional Services

Associate Editor

Program Committee Chair

  • CIKM 2013 (IR Track Associate PC-Chair)
  • AIRS 2013
  • SPIRE 2011 (IR Track).
  • AICCS 2011 (IR & DB Track).
  • INFOSCALE 2007.

Organizing Committee Member

  • WWW 2013 First Workshop on Social News on the Web @ WWW ’13, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • SIGIR 2013 Area Chair for Query Log Mining.
  • WSDM 2013 Doctoral Consortium Co-chair and Proceedings Chair.
  • CIKM 2012 Senior Program Committee Member for Information Retrieval
  • SIGIR 2012 Area Chair for Search Engine Architectures and Scalability.
  • SPIRE 2012 Tutorial Chair
  • ECIR 2012 Industry Track Co-Chair.
  • ECIR 2012 Senior Program Committee Member.
  • CIKM 2011 Senior Program Committee Member for the Information Retrieval Track.
  • CIKM 2011 Tutorial Chair.
  • SIGIR 2011 Area Chair for Search Engine Architectures and Scalability.
  • ECIR 2008 Workshop on Efficiency Issue in IR. (EIIR 2008).
  • The Third International Conference on Scalable Information Systems. (INFOSCALE 2008).
  • SIGIR 2007 workshop on Large Scale Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval (LSDS-IR 2007).
  • CIKM 2006 workshop on Peer-to-Peer Informantion Retrieval (P2PIR 2006).
  • SIGIR 2005 workshop on Heterogeneous and Distributed Information Retrieval (HDIR 2005).

Steering Committee Member

  • SIGIR Large Scale Distributed Systems for IR (LSDS-IR) Workshop [2008-2010].

Program Committee Member

Member or the PCs of the major conferences. SIGIR, WWW, WSDM, SIGKDD, ICDM, ECML PKDD, SPIRE, ICDE, VLDB, ECIR, ICTIR, …

Tutorials

  1. Salvatore Orlando, Fabrizio Silvestri. Tutorial on Mining Query Logs. 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2009).
  2. Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Fabrizio Silvestri. Tutorial on Query Log Mining, 18th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2009).
  3. Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Raffaele Perego, Fabrizio Silvestri. Tutorial on Web Query Log Mining, The 32nd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2009).
  4. Salvatore Orlando, Fabrizio Silvestri. Tutorial on Query Log Analysis for Enhancing Web Search. The 2009 IEEE / WIC / ACM International Conferences on Web Intelligence (WI 09)
  5. Salvatore Orlando, Raffaele Perego, Fabrizio Silvestri. Mining Query Logs to Improve Search Engines Operations. RuSSIR 2011 Summer School.