Financial support will be available to help a number of students attend UMAP 2016. This support is provided in collaboration with the sponsors of the conference: UM Inc., NSF, Microsoft, Google.

The support will be provided based on acceptance of an application for support. Granted support will be reimbursed based on submitted receipts and forms after the conference. All students receiving support will be requestesd to help with a small organization task during the conference. Possible tasks for volunteers include:

  • Conference room preparations
  • Registration desk - registering participants, general support
  • Technical support - get instructions from the technician and then support each conference room in case some problems occur
  • Upload presentation slides on the conference siteother
  • Cleaning / packing / removing signs, directions after the conference
  • Other tasks

Priority for support will be given to student authors of papers at the conference and/or the doctoral symposium. The amount of financial support will be known at later stage and will depend on number and qualification of applicants.

Please therefore register and pay your fees as indicated in the conference registration site.

You will need to prepare:

  • a filled application form, which includes a brief CV and an itemized budget of expected expenses that are not covered by other sources (for example, the University, a project or research grant, or an external foundation travel stipend).
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. from the University and ask you advisor/supervisor to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (on a letterhead, and signed) to the same email address. 

The application deadline (by which all documents should be received) is June 17, 2016.

If you have any questions, please, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  The address for all email correspondence is "umapstudentfc at". 

24th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization

13-16 July 2016 - Halifax, Canada

Collocated with Hypertext 2016


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Important Dates

12 July 2016: Regular registration cutoff at 00:00 Atlantic time 
12 July onwards -On-site registration only

13-16 July 2016: UMAP 2016 Conference


15 January 2016: Workshop Proposals
23 / 28 February 2016: Abstracts for Full and Short Papers (mandatory)
1 / 6 March 2016: Full and Short Papers due
25 March / 1 April 2016: Doctoral consortium papers
15 April 2016:Notification for full and short papers
22 April 2016: Notification for DC papers
1 May 2016: Author's Registration Deadline for Full, Short, Extended Abstracts, DC Papers (main proceedings)
1  9 May 2016: Camera-Ready Deadline for Full, Short, Extended Abstracts & DC papers (main proceedings)
7 May 2016: Posters, Demos, Late-Breaking Results papers due
16 May 2016 (extended!): Workshop papers due 
1 June 2016: Notification of Workshop Papers, Posters & Demos, Late-Breaking Results papers
7 June 2016: Camera-ready for Workshop papers, Posters & Demos, Late-Breaking Results papers (extended proceedings)
                     + Early registration and author registration deadline for extended proceedings
13 June 2016: Student funding application deadline;
                      + Cut-off date for booking student residence accommodations and the Lord Nelson Hotel (June 14)


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