<XML><RECORDS><RECORD><REFERENCE_TYPE>10</REFERENCE_TYPE><REFNUM>8813</REFNUM><AUTHORS><AUTHOR>Macdonald,C.</AUTHOR><AUTHOR>Ounis,I.</AUTHOR></AUTHORS><YEAR>2008</YEAR><TITLE>Proceedings of ECIR 2008 Industry Day</TITLE><PLACE_PUBLISHED>DCS Technical Report Series</PLACE_PUBLISHED><PUBLISHER>Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow</PUBLISHER><ISBN>TR-2008-268</ISBN><LABEL>Macdonald:2008:8813</LABEL><KEYWORDS><KEYWORD>ECIR 2008 Industry Day Search Engines Information Retrieval</KEYWORD></KEYWORDS<ABSTRACT>ECIR 2008 will be followed by a special day on Thursday 3rd April 2008 devoted to the interests and needs of Information Retrieval practitioners. The Industry Day is devoted to designing and developing practical solutions for information retrieval products and services, and aims to build bridges between IR specialists in industry and academia. This forum presents an opportunity for commercial organisations and individuals to share their work with a wider audience, and for researchers to learn more about the issues and problems faced by IR practitioners in developing practical solutions for the information search and retrieval industry. The programme of ECIR 2008 Industry Day was designed to include talks from industry companies of various sizes, from both Europe and the USA.</ABSTRACT></RECORD></RECORDS></XML>