Location: Newport Beach, California
Venue: Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Date: March 24-27, 2015
Host: University of California, Irvine: The Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
ConfTool Registration and Submission Site: https://www.conftool.com/iConference2015/

iConference 2015 registration is now open. Discounted early rates are available through Jan. 15, 2015. Register today to secure the early rate! Visit our Registration page for details.

Papers decisions will be announced the week of Nov. 24, 2014.

Decisions have already been announced for Posters, Workshops, SIEs, and the Doctoral Colloquium.

Social Media Expo submissions are due Dec. 15, 2014. Click here for details.

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Newport Beach, CA

Newport Beach, California

iConference 2015 will take place in the resort community of Newport Beach, a beautiful and relaxing setting noted for recreation, shopping and ocean views. We’re confident participants will enjoy their visit to beautiful Southern California. Click here to learn more about nearby attractions and things to do.

The iConference is an international gathering of scholars and researchers concerned with critical information issues in contemporary society. Sample topics can be found below. Visit our About the iConference page for more information.

iConference 2015 is hosted by University of California, Irvine: The Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences. The champion sponsor is Microsoft Research.

Registration is now open. Visit our Registration page for details.

About the iConference

Since 2005, the iConference series has provided forums in which information scholars, researchers and professionals share their insights on critical information issues in contemporary society. An openness to new ideas and research fields in information science is a primary characteristics of the event. Attendance has grown every year; participants appreciate the inspiring sense of community, high quality research presentations, and myriad opportunities for engagement.

The iConference series is presented by the iSchools, a worldwide association of Information Schools dedicated to advancing the information field, and preparing students to meet the information challenges of the 21st Century. Affiliation with the iSchools is not required—all information scholars, researchers and practitioners are welcome at the iConference.

The following is a list of sample topics from past conferences that are likely to again draw interest in 2015:

  • information behavior
  • social, cultural, health and community informatics
  • human-computer interaction
  • education in Library and Information Science
  • information systems
  • social computing
  • information policy
  • knowledge management
  • information retrieval
  • information services
  • information organization
  • digital curation and preservation
  • bibliometrics and scholarly communication
  • history and philosophy of information
  • participatory cultures
  • digital youth

For more information about the iConference series, including official proceedings and other conference artifacts, please view our About The iConference page.


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For general questions about iConference 2015, please contact iConference Coordinator Clark Heideger.

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