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Event in series SIGMOD
Dates 2018/06/10 (iCal) - 2018/06/15
Location: Houston, Texas, USA
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Important dates
Abstracts: 2017/07/06
Submissions: 2017/07/13
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The annual ACM SIGMOD conference is a leading international forum for database researchers, practitioners, developers, and users to explore cutting-edge ideas and results, and to exchange techniques, tools, and experiences. We invite the submission of original research contributions relating to all aspects of data management defined broadly, and particularly encourage submissions on topics of emerging interest in the research and development communities.


  • Abstract submission deadlines: July 6 (Round 1), October 26 (Round 2)
  • Submission website:
  • Latest ACM paper format (2017): 12 pages + 4 pages for bibliography/appendix
  • Authors of accepted papers have the option to upload a video presentation


Topics of interest include but are not limited to the following:

  • Benchmarking and performance evaluation
  • Crowd sourcing
  • Data models, semantics, query languages
  • Data provenance
  • Data visualization
  • Data warehousing, OLAP, SQL Analytics
  • Database monitoring and tuning
  • Database security, privacy, access control
  • Database usability
  • Databases for emerging hardware
  • Distributed and parallel databases
  • Graph data management, RDF, social networks
  • Information extraction
  • Information retrieval and text mining
  • Knowledge discovery, clustering, data mining
  • Query processing and optimization
  • Schema matching, data integration, and data cleaning
  • Scientific databases
  • Semi-structured data
  • Spatio-temporal databases
  • Storage, indexing, and physical database design
  • Streams, sensor networks, complex event processing
  • Transaction processing
  • Uncertain, probabilistic, and approximate databases


All aspects of the submission and notification process will be handled electronically. Submissions must adhere to the paper formatting instructions. Research papers will be judged for quality and relevance through double-blind reviewing, where the identities of the authors are withheld from the reviewers. Author names and affiliations must not appear in the papers, and bibliographic references must be adjusted to preserve author anonymity. Submissions should be uploaded at:

SUBMISSION DEADLINE (all at 5:00pm Pacific Time )

Research papers: as in the previous two SIGMOD conferences, there are two submission deadlines as below. Each submission cycle involves two rounds of reviewing to allow for minor revisions. Papers rejected in the first cycle are not allowed to be re-submitted in the second cycle.


  • July 6, 2017 : Abstract submission
  • July 13, 2017: Paper submission
  • September 20, 2017 : Notification of accept/revise/reject
  • October 19, 2017: Revised submission
  • November 3, 2017 : Notification of acceptance or rejection
  • February 16, 2018: Camera-ready deadline


  • October 26, 2017 : Abstract submission
  • November 2, 2017: Paper submission
  • January 19, 2018 : Notification of accept/revise/reject
  • February 16, 2018: Revised submission
  • March 5, 2018 : Notification of acceptance or rejection
  • March 23, 2018: Camera-ready deadline


  • Co-Organizers
  • General Co-Chairs
  • Local Organizing Co-Chairs
  • Program Committee Members