Dr Liadh Kelly

Biography

Liadh Kelly is a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at Maynooth University. She obtained a PhD in Computer Science on the topic of personal lifelog access from Dublin City University. She also holds MSc (Research) and BSc (Hons) degrees in Computer Science from University College Dublin. She was a Research Manager and a Research Fellow in the SFI funded ADAPT Research Centre at Trinity College Dublin and at Dublin City University (DCU), in the Intelligent Systems discipline. She was a Postdoctoral Researcher at DCU, on an interdisciplinary EU FP7 project focusing on multilingual medical search and access systems, and a researcher on the EU FP7 Tripod image search services project. She has also contributed to several other research projects. She was a Multimedia Information Retrieval lecturer at DCU, a lecturer at Athlone Institute of Technology, and a part-time lecturer at other institutes. 

Research Interests

Applied artificial intelligence - intelligent search, multimodal information access and retrieval, ubiquitous computing - context sensitive retrieval, evaluation methodologies. 

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2018 'The Scholarly Influence of the CLEF eHealth Initiative by the Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum: Review and Bibliometric Study of the 2012-2017 Outcomes'
Hanna Suominen, Liadh Kelly, Lorraine Goeuriot (2018) 'The Scholarly Influence of the CLEF eHealth Initiative by the Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum: Review and Bibliometric Study of the 2012-2017 Outcomes'. Journal of Medical Information Retrieval Research Protocols, [Details]
2018 'An Analysis of Evaluation Campaigns in ad-hoc Medical Information Retrieval: CLEF eHealth 2013 and 2014'
Lorraine Goeuriot, Gareth J.F. Jones, Liadh Kelly, Johannes Leveling, Mihai Lupu, Joao Palotti, Guido Zuccon (2018) 'An Analysis of Evaluation Campaigns in ad-hoc Medical Information Retrieval: CLEF eHealth 2013 and 2014'. Information Retrieval Journal, [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2018 Overview of the CLEF ehealth evaluation lab 2018
Suominen H.;Kelly L.;Goeuriot L.;Névéol A.;Ramadier L.;Robert A.;Kanoulas E.;Spijker R.;Azzopardi L.;Li D.;Jimmy;Palotti J.;Zuccon G. (2018) Overview of the CLEF ehealth evaluation lab 2018 Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) , pp.286-301 [DOI] [Details]
2018 Overview of the CLEF 2018 consumer health search task
Jimmy;Zuccon G.;Palotti J.;Goeuriot L.;Kelly L. (2018) Overview of the CLEF 2018 consumer health search task CEUR Workshop Proceedings [Details]

Newsletter

  Year Publication
2017 Report on CLEF 2017: Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction.
Linda Cappellato, Nicola Ferro, Lorraine Goeuriot, Julio Gonzalo, Gareth J. F. Jones, Liadh Kelly, Seamus Lawless, Thomas Mandl (2017) Report on CLEF 2017: Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction. New York, NY, USA: Newsletter [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Member /
The Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval (SIGIR) Member /
The Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum (CLEF) Association Member /
The British Computer Society Information Retrieval Specialist Group (BCS-IRSG) Member /
The Artificial Intelligence Association of Ireland (AIAI) Member /
The European Coordinating Committee for Artificial Intelligence (ECCAI) Member /

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
The 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), 2019 Senior Programme Committee / 2019
The 7th CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab, 2019 Lab Chair / 2019
The 9th Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum Conference (CLEF), 2018 Programme Committee / 2018
The 40th Annual ACM Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval Conference (SIGIR), 2018 Programme Committee / 2018
The 40th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), 2018 Programme Committee / 2018
The 6th CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab, 2018 Lab Chair / 2018
The 8th Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum Conference (CLEF), 2017 Programme Chair / 2017
The 39th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), 2017 Programme Committee / 2017
The 39th Annual ACM Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval Conference (SIGIR), 2017 Programme Committee / 2017
The 8th International Workshop on Health Text Mining and Information Analysis (LOUHI), 2017 Programme Committee / 2017
The 5th CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab, 2017 Lab Chair / 2017
The 2nd UMAP EvalUMAP – Towards Comparative Evaluation in the User Modelling, Adaptation and Personalisation Workshop, 2017 Workshop Chair / 2017

Reviews

  Journal Role
Springer Knowledge And Information Systems Journal (Kais), Reviewer
International Journal Of Information Processing And Management Reviewer
Journal Of The American Society For Information Science And Technology Reviewer
Information Retrieval Journal Reviewer
International Journal Of Human Computer Studies Reviewer