SIGIR 2020

43rd International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval

July 25-30, 2020 (Xi'an, China)


The annual SIGIR conference is the major international forum for the presentation of new research results, and the demonstration of new systems and techniques, in the broad field of information retrieval (IR). The 43rd ACM SIGIR conference, to be held in Xi'an, China, welcomes contributions related to any aspect of information retrieval and access, including theories and foundations, algorithms and applications, and evaluation and analysis. The conference and program chairs invite those working in areas related to IR to submit high-impact original papers for review.

Important Dates

  • Full paper abstract registration

  • Full paper submission

  • Short paper abstract registration

  • Workshop and tutorial proposals

  • Short paper and demo submission

  • Doctoral consortium proposals

  • SIRIP proposals


  • Workshop notification

  • Full paper, short paper, demos, tutorials, doctoral consortium notifications

  • SIRIP notification