Two Principles of Deadlines:
1. All deadlines converge on the same day—Deadline Day.
2. Every day is Deadline Day.
Bryan Ford, Yale University & EPFL
Publish/Launch or Perish
Deadlines are the No.1 productive forces
Do Cool things that Matter
Pick the Really Important Problem and Become the Absolutely Best
Quality Beats Quantity
Every Paper Submission Should Target On the Best Paper Award/ Most Impactful Paper
Maximize the maximum
Related link on top conference deadlines
Read all the relevant papers from major top proceedings/journals. Read, read and read!
Find new ideas, Do solid research, Publish top papers, Get professional internships/jobs!
Rank 1 (CCF-A): SIGIR, WWW, ACL, KDD, AAAI, IJCAI, ICML, NIPS, ICLR.
Rank 2 (CCF-B): CIKM, WSDM, EMNLP, NAACL.
SIGIR-sponsored conferences: SIGIR, CIKM, WSDM, ICTIR.
A better computer science department ranking list based on top conference publications: http://csrankings.org.
Best Paper Awards in Top Computer Science Conferences
Best Papers vs. Top Cited Papers in Computer Science (since 1996)
Google CS Conference&Journal Ranking (IR&Search&Web&DB)
Google CS Conference&Journal Ranking (Core IR)
Google CS Conference&Journal Ranking (NLP)
Google CS Conference&Journal Ranking (DM)
Google CS Conference&Journal Ranking (ML&AI)
Most Cited Papers in Top Conferences in Recent 5 Years:
IR/Web: SIGIR, WWW, CIKM, WSDM
NLP: ACL, EMNLP, NAACL
ML/DM: ICML, NIPS, KDD, AAAI, IJCAI, ICLR
Most Cited Computer Scientists by H Index
Citations Statistics of Top Computer Science Researchers by Prof. Jimmy Lin
Number of submissions and acceptance rate of NLP conferences
IR Anthology: https://ir.webis.de/anthology
ACL Anthology ACM Digital Library CiteSeer IEEE Xplore