Hello everyone!

And welcome to sunny* Salford.  We’ve been having pre-conference fun today… everything kicks off at 9am tomorrow fur realz.

*Sunshine not guaranteed.

Updates from IR13

We’re mainly using this Tumblr for reblogs in the immediate run-up to the event and during it.  Our website and Facebook page are updated regularly with any news, but here’s a summary of recent events:

Our first Thursday pre-conference event

Looking to find likeminded souls?  Find Birds of a Feather 

Our keynote speaker is Liesbet van Zoonen

Oh, and registration is open!

stairs by heloukee on Flickr.

stairs by heloukee on Flickr.

view from office by heloukee on Flickr.

SPIR info

We have extended the deadline for papers to be submitted to SPIR (Selected papers in Internet Research) by one week. The new deadline is July 8 2012. 

For more info, please visit the conference website

#IR13 planning meeting in the Salford sunshine!

#IR13 planning meeting in the Salford sunshine!

A cemetery in south Manchester #ir13 on Flickr.We usually have weather like this in march and year round in Manchester, honestly!

A cemetery in south Manchester #ir13 on Flickr.

We usually have weather like this in march and year round in Manchester, honestly!