on the Internet
SPIRIT is getting press exposure - here is a feature article on the project:"Adding More Meaning from Place Searches"
ACM Conference for Information Knowledge and Management in Bremen, Germany on November 4th 2005. This is a follow up to to the successful workshop held in conjunction with SIGIR 2004 in Sheffield, UK (see below). Further details on this current workshop can be found at http://www.geo.unizh.ch/~rsp/gir-cikm/. Call for extended abstracts and papers is here.- in conjunction with the
30 June 2005 - Completion of SPIRIT and submission of the final results and deliverables.
15 - 17 November 2004 - SPIRIT Project was exhibited at the IST Event 2004 Exhibition in the Hague.(More information on the IST Event 2004 can be found here.)
@ ACM SIGIR 2004 - 29 July 2004
Workshop consisted of 15 short papers in 4 sessions entitled: GIR Systems, Problems in GIR, Extracting Geographic Information from unstructured text and test collections. Full programme, further information and abstracts for papers can be found .
Project Meetings Held:
16 June 2005 - Project's EC Final Review (IGN, Paris).
15 June 2005 - 6-month Consortium and pre-review Meeting (IGN, Paris).
16 - 17 December 2004 - 6-month Consortium Meeting (Utrecht)
6 - 7 September 2004- SPIRIT Technical Group meeting (Utrecht)
5 July 2004 - EC Annual Review Meeting.
13 - 14 May 2004 - 6-month Consortium Meeting (Paris, IGN)
12 May 2004 - Technical Group Meeting (Paris, IGN)
March 1 - 5, 2004: Technical/ Review Meeting (Cardiff University) - Implementation and review of the interim prototype.
December 10 - 12, 2003: 6-month Consortium Meeting (Hannover)
September 15 - 15, 2003: Technical/ Post-Review Meeting (Sheffield)
July 2 - 3, 2003: Annual Project Review (Luxembourg)
June 10 -11, 2003: 6-month Progress Meeting (Cardiff)
January 30, 2003: PIs Meeting (Cardiff)
December 12 - 13, 2002: Progress Meeting (Zurich)
September 16 - 17, 2002: Technical/ Tutorial Meeting (Utrecht)
June 26 - 27, 2002: SPIRIT Kick-off meeting (Cardiff)
Publications and Deliverables:
A number of the project's public deliverables, that have been submitted, is available here.
The list of project related publications and presentations, can be viewed here, with a number of these available as PDF files.
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