Welcome to ACM SIGIR 2018


The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval 


Ann Arbor Michigan, U.S.A. July 8-12, 2018


Connecting People with Information


SIGIR 2018 is pleased to announce additional travel support in the form of Sponsored Travel Grants, thanks to funding from the National Science Foundation and industry supporters. 

The application deadline is May 30, 2018 11:59pm Pacific Daylight Time.

For more information, visit: Call for Sponsored Travel Grant Applications

Registration is now open!

Deadlines: Early registration May 5, 2018; Regular registration June 8; Late registration June 30.




We are now accepting applications for Student Volunteers. Submit before June 8.




Call for Sponsorship






5 days ago
Reminder: be a student volunteer and get free registration! Applications are due June 8th. https://t.co/Yju3763wNj
2 weeks ago
Today is the last day for the group rate at the nearest hotel to conference venue, The Graduate. https://t.co/7N7XlKRzWX
2 weeks ago
Calling for student volunteers at SIGIR! Get your registration paid for and meet interesting people. Details: https://t.co/Yju3763wNj
2 weeks ago
We've made significant updates to our Sponsors page - with more to follow soon! Please check out our generous SIGIR 2018 supporters at https://t.co/RScprJ57xh
2 weeks ago
We are pleased to announce additional travel support for #sigir2018 in the form of Sponsored Travel Grants, thanks to funding from the National Science Foundation and industry supporters. Deadline to apply is May 30, 2018 11:59pm PDT. For details visit https://t.co/YdgGis4FNl
3 weeks ago
The special group rate for the nearest hotel, The Graduate, ends soon, May 16th! For details, see: https://t.co/7N7XlKzZ5p


Important Dates

January 22, 2018 Abstracts for full research papers due
January 29, 2018 Full research papers due
February 5, 2018 Workshop proposals due
February 12, 2018 Short papers and demonstration proposals due
February 26, 2018 Tutorial proposals and doctoral consortium papers due
March 5, 2018 Workshops notifications
March 18, 2018 Industry Track (SIRIP 2018) proposals due
March 19, 2018 Tutorials notifications
April 11,  2018 Full, short, demonstrations, doctoral consortium papers notifications

April 11, 2018 Industry Track (SIRIP 2018) notifications
May 2, 2018 Camera-ready deadline: full, short, demos, doctoral consortium papers, workshop & tutorial descriptions, industry track (SIRIP) papers.
May 4, 2018 Workshop papers due
May 5, 2018 Last day of Early registration
May 25, 2018 Workshop paper notifications
June 8, 2018 Last day of Regular registration

Camera-ready deadline: workshop papers

June 30, 2018 Last day of Late registration

(must register on-site after this date)

July 8, 2018 ACM SIGIR 2018 – Tutorials and Doctoral Consortium
July 9-11, 2018 ACM SIGIR 2018 – Main Conference
July 12, 2018 ACM SIGIR 2018 – Workshops


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