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 now concluded.  See you in Paris for SIGIR 2019!

  • The SIGIR 2018 Welcome Guide has useful travel and preparation tips.  Access it here.
  • We’ve put the SIGIR 2018 Official Program book online! View it here.
  • The detailed technical program is also available on the Program-at-a-Glance page.
  • ACM Table of Contents with all SIGIR 2018 papers is now online here.  (PDFs available July 8th.)
  • We’ve made the entire conference program available on Whova. Find out how to connect with other attendees, manage your schedule, and much more using Whova here.


Registration is now closed.  



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#sigir2018 is now concluded. Thanks to everyone who helped make the conference a success in ways big and small. We're especially grateful to all the student volunteers and conference staff who worked so hard and played such an important role. See you in Paris for @sigir2019 ! https://t.co/K9dRR8wC72 sigir2018 photo
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The SIGIR business meeting is starting. Come for a sneak peek of the future of our conference! https://t.co/PeqeJ8PAdk sigir2018 photo
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The band had us clapping and dancing until they kicked us out! #motown rocks! https://t.co/FF3fgSTYGJ sigir2018 photo
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The banquet bus info can be found in the program book page 77. Reproduced here for your convenience! P. S. Don't forget your name badge and banquet ticket! https://t.co/h4MYyiCY4C sigir2018 photo

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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