The 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval

Madrid | July 11-15, 2022


Important updates

Notice to on-line paper and poster presenters (7 July)

We inform you that on 6th July in the afternoon, you will be receiving your access information (with the personalised code to access the platform) for Virtual event on 7th July, 2022. Please read again carefully the guidelines for participants, particularly the sections that apply to your case (presenter, attendee, session chair, etc.) - the guide has been updated and completed recently in some details. Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions ( (published on 05/07/2022) more

SIGIR 2022 Program at a Glance

SIGIR 2022 program at a glance has been published. (published on 26/5/2022) more

Participant Guidelines

SIGIR will move to a hybrid on-site + online format. In order to help everyone find their way in this new conference format, we summarize here some guidelines for all SIGIR 2022 participants. (published on 23/5/2022) more

SIGIR 2022 Registration

Information and registration fees for SIGIR 2022 have been published. Registration dates: EARLY until May 23, REGULAR until June 14, LATE/ON-SITE until 15 July. (published on 16/4/2022) more

About the SIGIR 2022 Conference


ACM SIGIR is the Annual Conference of the Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group in Information Retrieval. In 2022, it comes to Spain for the first time: It will be held in Madrid on 11-15 July 2022.

Papers, Workshops, tutorials...
Papers, Workshops, tutorials...

The conference consists of five days of full papers, short papers, resource papers, demonstrations, tutorials, workshops, doctoral consortium papers, and perspectives papers focused on research and development in the area of information retrieval, as well as an industry track and social events.

Onsite and online
Onsite and online

For the first time in the history of the conference, SIGIR 2022 will be run in a hybrid mode: speakers and attendees will have the option to participate onsite or online. The number of onsite attendees will be limited to 500 while online registration will be unlimited.


The Conference venue is one of Madrid historic sites, the Círculo de Bellas Artes (Circle of Beaux Arts). It is a building from 1880, located in the historic centre and within walking distance to many of the city's major attractions, such as El Prado museum (10 minutes walk), El Retiro park (10min), and Plaza Mayor (14min).

Related Events

ICTIR 2022
ICTIR 2022

The ACM SIGIR International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR) is the premier conference of theoretical information retrieval (IR). ICTIR will be held in conjunction with SIGIR in the same venue.

ESSIR 2022
ESSIR 2022

While you are planning your trip to Madrid you may consider attending ESSIR 2022 the following week just a few hundred km West. The European Summer School in Information Retrieval (ESSIR) is held on a regular basis, providing high quality teaching of Information Retrieval (IR) and advanced IR topics to an audience of researchers and research students. ESSIR 2022 will be a 5-day event (18-23 July, 2022).

Important dates

January 21, 2022 Full paper abstracts due
January 28, 2022 Full papers due
February 14, 2022 Short paper abstracts due
February 14, 2022 Resource paper abstracts due
February 14, 2022 Perspectives papers due
February 14, 2022 Reproducibility track papers due
February 21, 2022 Short papers due
February 21, 2022 Resource papers due
February 21, 2022 Demo papers due
February 21, 2022 Workshop proposal submission
March 7, 2022 Doctoral Consortium papers due
March 24, 2022 Tutorial proposal due
April 15, 2022 SIRIP proposal submission due
Review process: double-blind | single-blind.
Time zone: Anywhere on Earth(AoE)