Call for Bids to Host CLEF 2016 - September 2016

The CLEF Steering Committee solicits proposals from groups interested in organizing the CLEF conference and labs in September 2016.

Guidelines on submitting a bid can be found in the Template for Bids available at:

Bids must be submitted by Friday, April 11th 2014 by email to the Steering Commitee Chair Nicola Ferro (

The Steering Committee will review and select the proposals. The Steering Committee can ask for modifications and changes to the proposals, if deemed necessary.

Interested parties can contact the Steering Committee Chair Nicola Ferro ( to receive further details.

Important Dates

  • Bid submission deadline: April 11th, 2014
  • Feedback to bidders and discussion: April - May 2014
  • Bid selection: June 2014