Call for bids to host WSDM 2026

WSDM (pronounced "wisdom") is one of the premier conferences on web-inspired research involving search and data mining. Proposals for hosting WSDM should include information on the following items. If you do not have all the information, please provide as much as possible.

The WSDM Steering Committee hereby invites proposals to host the annual WSDM Conference in 2026 (to be held in the Americas). The conference typically takes place in February or March, but has some flexibility. The number of attendees to a WSDM conference is likely to fall in the range of 400-600; detailed historical attendance numbers are available from the steering committee.


WSDM 2026 (Americas):

Proposal Format

Anyone interested is strongly encouraged to contact the steering committee early for more information and discussion. Please send formal proposals or any questions by email to the WSDM Steering Committee Chair. See more information about the WSDM Steering Committee