Conference Papers

GamifIR 2016 – SIGIR 2016 Workshop on Gamification for Information Retrieval

AuthorMichael Meder, Frank Hopfgartner, Gabriella Kazai, Udo Kruschwitz
SourceACM SIGIR Forum 

The third workshop on Gamification for Information Retrieval (GamifIR) took place on the 21th of July 2016 in conjunction with SIGIR 2016 in Pisa, Italy. It was the first GamifIR held in conjunction with the SIGIR, the first and second GamifIR workshops were both colocated with ECIR. The workshop program included one invited keynote presentation, seven paper presentations and a discussion session. The keynote presentation stated the necessity of proper theory for gamification design and resulting opportunities. The paper presentation covered studies on diverse areas and approaches for the application of gamification.