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Overview of TREC 2006



Ellen M. Voorhees


This report provides an overview of the fifteenth Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2006. TREC 2006 was held at NIST on November 16-19, 2006. The conference was cosponsored by NIST and the Disruptive Technology Office (DTO). The conference attracted 107 participating groups, including academic, commercial, and government participants from 17 different countries.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 500-272
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evaluation, information/knowledge management, information retrieval, TREC


Voorhees, E. (2007), Overview of TREC 2006, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed February 29, 2024)
Created November 26, 2007, Updated November 10, 2018