Personal Information Management

SIGIR 2006 Workshop, August 10-11, 2006, Seattle, Washington


Workshop Schedule

Wednesday, August 9th

To PIM 2006 attendees who are not registered for the SIGIR Conference:
If you arrive on campus on Wednesday before 5:00 p.m., you can check in for your workshop at the conference registration desk at Kane Hall (L-9 on the UW campus map). On Thursday the workshop registration desk will open at Mary Gates Hall (M-11) at 8:00 a.m. Workshops take place in Mary Gates Hall, Mechanical Engineering Building (O-12) and Loew Hall (O-11) starting at 9:00 a.m. You will be directed to your assigned building when you check in at registration.
Campus Map (viewable online)
Campus Map (printable)

Thursday, August 10th

9:00 AM Welcome remarks
9:20 AM Workshop madness -- everyone gets 1 minute to introduce themselves and to list 1) one thing they want to get from the workshop and 2) one thing they want to give to the field of PIM
10:30 AM Break
11:00 AM Panel: Finding, re-finding & search
12:15 PM Breakout pitches -- 2 minutes for each group followed by quick group assembly
12:30 PM Lunch with breakout group
1:30 PM Continue breakout group discussions
2:00 PM Short panel: Privacy, PIM & group information management
3:00 PM Break
3:30 PM General discussion with breakout group summaries
4:30 PM General discussion continues, decide on next day's breakouts
5:30 PM Adjourn for the day
6:00 PM Reception (in workshop room)

Friday, August 11th

9:00 AM Panel: Task management, email & coordination
10:30 AM Break
11:00 AM Panel: Keeping, organizing & information enhancement
12:15 PM Breakout pitches -- 2 minutes each followed by quick group assembly
12:30 PM Lunch with breakout group
1:30 PM Continue breakout group discussions
2:00 PM Short panel: PIM overall, PIM odds & ends
3:00 PM Break
3:30 PM General discussion with breakout group summaries
4:30 PM General discussion continues, workshop conclusions
5:30 PM Adjourn