Friday, April 19, 2019

[DMANET] SPIRE 2019, Segovia, Spain - 2nd Call for Papers


================ Call for Papers - SPIRE 2019 ==================


SPIRE 2019
26th International Symposium on
String Processing and Information Retrieval
Oct. 7 - Oct 9, 2019, Segovia, Spain

Paper registration deadline: ** May 12, 2019 (AoE) **
Final submission deadline: ** May 19, 2019 (AoE) **
Notification: ** July 9, 2019 **

SPIRE 2019 will be held in Segovia, Spain, a beautiful historical city
located very close to Madrid that was declared World Heritage City by
UNESCO in 1985.

SCOPE: Papers in all areas related to string processing and information
retrieval and related topics are sought, including, but not limited to:
bioinformatics and computational biology, high-throughput DNA sequencing,
coding and data compression, compressed data structures, text analysis,
data mining, natural language processing, pattern discovery, string
algorithms, string processing in databases, text searching, information
retrieval models and evaluation, search tasks, efficiency in IR systems.

Both papers reporting on original research unpublished elsewhere and
surveys of important results are welcome.

The proceedings will be published in the Springer-Verlag series Lecture
Notes in Computer Science.

SPIRE 2019 will have a Best Paper Award worth €1000, sponsored by Springer.

Abstract deadline: May 12, 2019
Paper deadline: May 19, 2019
Notification: July 9, 2019
Final version: July 23, 2019
Symposium: October 7 - October 9, 2019
Workshops: October 10, 2019


• Veli Mäkinen (University of Helsinki, Finland)
• Alistair Moffat (University of Melbourne, Australia)
• Gonzalo Navarro (University of Chile, Chile)

Further details are available at the symposium web site:

* Contributions to be spread via DMANET are submitted to
* Replies to a message carried on DMANET should NOT be
* addressed to DMANET but to the original sender. The
* original sender, however, is invited to prepare an
* update of the replies received and to communicate it
* via DMANET.