The Geographic Information Retrieval Tutorial will be held in Avignon, France on the 24th of April, 2012. The tutorial will be an opportunity for junior and senior academics interested in the field of Geographic Information Retrieval to participate in an hands-on tutorial addressing key themes in the field, hear talks addressing the state of the art and participate in a discussion on upcoming challenges in the field. As well as the organisers, Jochen Leidner (Thomson-Reuters), Chris Jones (Cardiff University) and Damien Palacio (University of Zurich) are involved in the planning, development and delivery of the tutorial materials.

Please contact one of the organisers if you require further information:
Ross Purves, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Mauro Gaio, Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France
Bénédicte Bucher, Institut Geographique National, France