WSDM (pronounced "wisdom") is one of the premier conferences on web-inspired research involving search and data mining. The 12th ACM International WSDM Conference will take place in Melbourne, Australia during Feb. 11-15, 2019.

WSDM is a highly selective conference that includes invited talks, as well as refereed full papers. WSDM publishes original, high-quality papers related to search and data mining on the Web and the Social Web, with an emphasis on practical yet principled novel models of search and data mining, algorithm design and analysis, economic implications, and in-depth experimental analysis of accuracy and performance.

Key Dates

  • Workshop proposal due August 16 2018
  • Paper abstracts due August 8 2018
  • Final paper submission 15 August 2018
  • Demonstration submission due 4 September 2018
  • Workshop Proposal notifications 5 September
  • Tutorial Submission Due 17 September 2018
  • Doctoral Consortium submissions due 2 October 2018
  • Tutorial Acceptance Notifications 15 October 2018
  • Paper Notifications 24 October 2018
  • Demonstrations notification 24 October 2018
  • Industry Day Submissions Due 26 October 2018
  • Doctoral Consortium Notification 7 November 2018
  • Industry Day Notifications 9 November 2018
  • Workshop Notification of accepted authors (no later than) December 1 2018
  • WSDM conference 11-15 February 2019