Call for Papers - AIRS 2016

The Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS) aims to bring together researchers and developersto 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 ofinformation retrieval in text, audio, image, video and multimedia data.The Twelfth AIRS (AIRS 2016) welcomes submissions of original papers in the broad field ofinformation retrieval.

Submissions can either be:

Technical issues covered include, but are not limited to:

Accepted papers will be published as part of theLecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS)series from Springer, and will be EI-indexed.

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

Submission Instructions

The AIRS 2016 proceedings will be published as LNCS, so please follow the default author instructions availableat Springer's manuscript submission guidelines

In addition, please "anonymize" your paper to facilitate double-blind reviewing,and make sure your paper is no longer than 12 pages in the LNCS format.Submissions that do not follow these guidelines will be rejected unconditionally.Duplicate submissions (the same paper being submitted to AIRS 2016 and to another conference at the same time),if detected, will also be rejected.Please upload your paper to the EasyChair submission system at AIRS 2016 EasyChair submission systemby the submission deadline.

Once your paper gets accepted, you will be asked to send us a signed copyright form available at the above Springer website. At least one author per paper must present the work at the conference.For updates, please visit the AIRS 2016 Website.


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Poster & Demos Program Chair

Publication Chair

Best Paper Chair

Website, Publicity and Social Media Chair