The purpose of the Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (IIR) is to provide a meeting forum for stimulating and disseminating research in Information Retrieval, where Italian researchers (especially young ones) and researchers affiliated with Italian institutions can network and discuss their research results in an informal way.

IIR 2016 is the 7th edition of the Italian Information Retrieval Workshop. It will take place on May 30-31, 2016 in the main palace of the University Ca’ Foscari Venice, Italy.

IIR 2016 will be organized by Ca’ Foscari University of Venezia, in collaboration with ISTI-CNR of PIsa and University of Padua. Participation to the IIR 2016 workshop will be free of charge. However, advance registration will be strictly required.