Information Retrieval & Knowledge Management


Prof. Dr. Shahrul Azman Mohd Noah (


  1. To provide platform that enable researchers, academics and professionals in the area of Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management to communicate, collaborate, escalate  and impart research findings in solving theoretical, technical and development problems that enhance the lives of community both locally and globally.
  2. To bid, organise and conduct successful meeting, workshop, seminar and conference that discuss research findings on current and futuristic issues in the area of Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management.


Sub Working Groups

1) Search Engines

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Tengku Mohd T. Sembok
Timbalan Naib Canselor (Akademik dan Antarabangsa)
Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia
Kem Sungai Besi
57000 Kuala Lumpur

2) Semantic Technology

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Shahrul Azman Mohd Noah  (
Head of Knowledge Technology Research Group
Center for Artificial Intelligence Technology (CAIT)
Faculty of Information Science and Technology
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi

3) Knowledge Systems

Coordinator: Prof.  Madya Dr.  Muthukkaruppan Annamalai
Fakulti Sains Komputer dan Matematik
Universiti Teknologi MARA
40450 UiTM Shah Alam
Selangor Darul Ehsan

5)  Multimedia Retrieval

Coordinator: Prof.  Madya Dr. Shyamala A/p C. Doraisamy
Fakulti Sains Komputer Dan Teknologi Maklumat
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan