Information for Authors

Video Information

OPTIONAL: Deadline of 3 October is for an optional video for the ACM Digital Library as part of the CIKM-21 Proceedings. The videos sent to ACM are meant for long-term / permanent preservation, like the camera-ready PDF authors submitted to ACM in August.

MANDATORY for ALL TRACKS except workshops and tutorials: The deadline of 27 September is for a video of a presentation for the conference. It will be played during the conference 2-4 November, and will be available for attendees to view 2 weeks before and 2 weeks after the conference. The presentation video is only meant for consumption by delegates during the conference.

Authors are welcome to submit the same video for the two different purposes though please carefully note the duration restrictions for online conference presentations:

  • Full papers: 20 mins
  • Applied papers: 20 mins
  • Short papers: 10 mins
  • Resource papers: 10 mins
  • Demonstrations: 5 mins

Submission Information

Submission dates have now passed, however information about submissions are provided below for completeness.

Important Dates

All deadlines are at 11:59pm in the Anywhere on Earth timezone.

Workshops Proposal Deadline 21 Apr 2021
Workshops Notifications 7 May 2021
Full & Applied Papers Abstract Deadline 19 May 2021
Full & Applied Papers Final Deadline 26 May 2021
Short Papers Abstract Deadline 2 Jun 2021
Short Papers Final Deadline 9 Jun 2021
Resource & Demo Papers Deadline 16 Jun 2021
Tutorial Proposals Deadline 30 Jun 2021
Papers Notifications 9 Aug 2021
Camera Ready Deadline 22 Aug 2021