Coronavirus (Covid-19): For the time being, the CIRCLE Conference is maintained as initially scheduled. It will be fully virtual conference. More information to come soon.

CIRCLE 2020 is going fully ONLINE!
CIRCLE 2020 will be a fully electronic/virtual conference, with no travel involved, and presentations will be given via pre-recorded videos, followed by synchronized online discussions during the conference period.


CIRCLE (Joint Conference of the Information Retrieval Communities in Europe) 2020 is the first joint conference of the French, Italian, and Spanish (FISH) information retrieval communities.

Make the most of your travel to south of France (see).

CIRCLE 2020 will be hosted by the Université de Toulouse, France, 6-9th July 2020. The conference will be held at the Samatan – Holiday resort.

Register here.

Important Dates

  • 10 February 10 March 2020: Intention of submission (title and short abstract)
  • 28 February 15 March 2020: Deadline for long papers submission
  • 20 March 2020: Deadline for short papers and demos submissions
  • 30 April 2020: Full paper, short paper and demos notifications
  • 29 May 2020: Deadline for camera-ready papers