Mark your calendars! The largest worldwide conference dedicated to Apache Lucene/Solr will take place in San Diego April 29 – May 2.

The 2013 conference will build on the success of last year’s Lucene Revolution in Boston. Presented by Lucidworks with additional support from community and other commercial co-sponsors, we’ll be adding new sessions, new speakers, and new training sessions to the agenda. Lucidworks is the commercial entity exclusively dedicated to Apache Lucene/Solr open source search technology.

Registration will begin shortly – so make sure to save-the-date. In the meantime, the Call For Participation (CFP) is now open for Lucene Revolution 2013. If you have a great Lucene/Solr talk, this is a fantastic opportunity to share it with the community.

To submit a proposal, please complete the form at: http://lucenerevolution.org/2013/call-for-papers

Topics of interest include:
– Lucene/Solr in the Enterprise (case studies, implementation, return on investment, etc.)
– “How We Did It” development case studies
– Lucene/Solr technology deep dives: features, how to use, etc.
– Spatial/Geo/local search
– Lucene/Solr in the Cloud
– Scalability and performance tuning
– Large Scale Search
– Real Time Search (or NRT search)
– Data Integration/Data Management
– Lucene/Solr for Mobile Applications
– Associated technologies: Mahout, Nutch, NLP, etc.

All accepted speakers will get complimentary conference passes.

Submissions must be received by 11:59PM PST on January 31.

Key Dates:
Nov 12, 2012: CFP opens
Jan 31, 2013: CFP closes
Feb 15, 2013: Speakers notified

If you have more than one topic that you would like to propose, please complete an additional online form.

Interested in registration or other conference news? Want to be added to the conference mailing list? Is your organization interested in sponsorship opportunities? Please send an email to: info@lucenerevolution.org

We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!

Cross post from Lucene/Solr Revolution blog.