Panel on Use of Proprietary Data

Jamie Callan
School of Computer Science, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Alistair Moffat
Department of Computing and Information Systems, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia.


SIGIR Forum, 46(2):10-18, December 2012.


A panel discussion on the use of proprietary data was held at SIGIR 2012 in Portland. This report summarizes the positions put forward by the six panelists and the points that arose during the wider discussion that followed.

Published paper