Welcome to AIRS 2016

The 12th Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference,
Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2016 at Tsinghua University, Beijing
In cooperation with ACM SIGIR.

The Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS) aims to bring together researchers and developers to exchange new ideas and latest achievements in the field of information retrieval (IR). The scope of the conference covers applications, systems, technologies and theory aspects of information retrieval in text, audio, image, video and multimedia data. The Twelfth AIRS (AIRS 2016) will be hosted by the Chinese Information Processing Society of China and co-organized by Tsinghua University and Renmin University of China. We welcome submissions of original papers in the broad field of information retrieval.

Accepted papers will be published as part of the LNCS series from Springer, and will be EI-indexed. Details about relevant topics, publication format and submission deadlines can be found in the Call for Papers.


New!    The Registration Service is now open.

*Tourist arrangement

We will not officially organize tourist. But for convenience, we have contacted a local tourist agency and they offered a schedule of possible tourists near to the conference date. Please directly contact the agency to book your tourist if you are intersted in them (by email or phone, they can offer service in English). Please click here to view the tourist options.

Important Dates

All deadlines are 11:59PM Pacific Time.
Abstract due 3 Jul, 2016
Research paper due 10 Jul, 2016
Posters and demos due 10 Jul, 2016
Notification of acceptance 12 Aug, 2016
Camera ready 19 Aug, 2016
Early bird registration closes 9 Oct, 2016
Normal Registration closes 6 Nov, 2016
Late/On site Registration 6 Nov - 2 Dec, 2016
AIRS2016 Conference 30 Nov - 2 Dec, 2016