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2018 Venue


iConference 2018 takes place in Sheffield, a city of stunning landscapes – the greenest in Europe, creative, welcoming and rich in culture and history, but with a modern outlook and lots to see and do. The main events will be held at the University of Sheffield in The Diamond conference building: S3 7RD, The Information School, S1 4DP

The university campus is on the western edge of the city centre (view map) and is easy to get to on foot or by bus or tram from a range of University-approved hotels.

Get started on planning your trip:

  • Accommodations: Use the Sheffield Marketing booking site to reserve confernce lodging.
  • Travel: Detailed information on getting to and around in Sheffield, including local maps.
  • Visas: Information on visas, and how to secure letters of invitation.
  • Tourism: Things to see and do in and around Sheffield, including a special conference tour of Chatsworth House



The Information School at Sheffield and The iSchool at Northumbria University



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Accepted papers will be published in Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science


  • For general questions about the iConference, including sponsorships, please contact iSchools Communications Director Clark Heideger.

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