Tartu will be hosting the biggest conference of this autumn in the city  ( AoIR17 – Association of Internet Researchers). The Association of Internet Researchers is a member-based, academic association dedicated to the promotion of critical and scholarly Internet research independent from traditional disciplines and existing across academic borders..

Conference will take place in October 19-21, 2107 .The majority of the sessions and the pre-conference workshops of AOIR 2017 will be held in the Dorpat Convention Centre, located in the heart of the centre of Tartu.The opening keynote and the plenary panel will be held in the Assembly Hall of the University of Tartu.  400 delegates are expected to attend the conference in Tartu.

Previous two conferences were held in Berlin, Germany 2016 and Phoenix, USA 2015 .