Dates: March 23 – 26, 2020
The iConference organization team has been monitoring developments relating to the new coronavirus (COVID-19), and will continue to follow the recommendations of the Swedish State and Public Health Authorities as the conference approaches. The possibility of remote presentation of papers and posters is being offered to participants from areas with travel restrictions due to the virus. Read the conference’s full statement for more detail.
Late registration rates are now in effect. Visit our registration and lodging page for to register, and for links to lodging in Borås.
The iConference 2020 program schedule is available for participants who want to begin planning their onsite conference experience. Authors and presenters can search on their names to quickly find their sessions. Detailed presentation instructions will be sent to all presenting authors and session organizers in the coming weeks.
iConference 2020 will take place March 23-26, 2020, in Borås, Sweden. The theme of iConference 2020 is Sustainable Digital Communities. Visit our Practical Information page to begin planning your trip to Sweden.
iConference 2020 is co-hosted by the University of Borås: Swedish School of Library and Information Science, and Oslo Metropolitan University: Department of Archivistics, Library and Information Science. It is the 15th conference in our annual series.
iConference 2020 research papers will be published in Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science series and will therefore be indexed by major services such as Web of Science and Scopus. The posters will be published in the open access Illinois Digital Environment for Access to Learning and Scholarship (IDEALS).
The iConference Series
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.
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Papers PublisherAccepted papers will be published in Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science
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