Join the BCS Information Retrieval SG for their annual tutorials.


Half-Day Tutorial
10:00am - Tutorial starts
2:00pm - Tutorial ends

Full-Day Tutorial
10:00am - Tutorial starts
4:30pm - Tutorial ends

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Half-day Tutorial:

Alessandro Benedetti, Sease Ltd

Full-day Tutorial:

Dell Zhang, Thomson Reuters Labs, London, UK
Murat Sensoy, Amazon Alexa AI, London, UK
Lin Gui, King's College London, London, UK
Yulan He, King's College London & Alan Turing Institute, London, UK


There are two tutorials, a half-day tutorial on How Large Language Models can Improve Your Search Project and a full-day tutorial on Uncertainty Quantification for Text Classification.

Programme details

Ticket costs

(Prices stated are inclusive of VAT and fees.)

BCS members: £80.00
Non-members: £95.00
Students: £65.00


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Search Solutions 2023: Tutorials
Date and time
Tuesday 21 November, 10:00am - 2:00pm
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Ground Floor, 25 Copthall Avenue
This event is sold out