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Benjamin Cowan <[log in to unmask]>
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HCI 2012

Call for Demos - HCI 2012, Birmingham

Deadline June 30th

The HCI 2012 'Hands-on' Showcase gives opportunities for researchers, 
practitioners, designers, artists and industry professionals to 
demonstrate innovative interaction and interface technologies. This 
venue will allow conference attendees to experience new developments in 
HCI research and exhibitors to engage with attendees through the actual 
use of their systems and discuss their work with their peers.

You are encouraged to submit to the 'hands-on' showcase proposing new 
concepts and systems that are best communicated through interactive 
engagement. The showcase proposal will be reviewed by a panel of experts 
based on its relevance to the conference audience, its ability to engage 
the participants, and the novelty of the experience.

We are looking for excellent demonstrations from across all areas of HCI 
including, but not limited to:

Pervasive Computing
Natural and Gesture-based UIs
Mobile Interaction
Surface Computing
Augmented and Mixed Reality
Interactive Artworks
Information Visualisation
Crowd-sourced Systems
Social Technologies/Interfaces
Persuasive technologies
Archive and Web Exhibition

Accepted videos and demo abstracts will be archived and exhibited on the 
HCI website.

Please, submit through EasyChair 
( the 
following elements:

1) A one to two page abstract, with:
a) title
b) authors list
c) motivation
d) contributions of the showcased work
e) description of the system

in EWics Format, download templates from

2) A draft technical description of the infrastructure needs for the 
demo (the template for this will be available from the BC HCI 2012 
website). This needs to be added as an attachment in Easychair.

3) An ***optional*** video trailer or link to online video of the 
demonstrated project.

If you are supplying a video please create a zip file containing the 
video and the technical description and upload this as an attachment on 
the easychair system.

Deadline for Submission: 30th June 2012.
Notification of Acceptance: 31st July 2012.

Any queries contact the ‘Hands-on’ Showcase Chairs
Dr Eugene Ch’ng ([log in to unmask]) and
Dr Miguel Nacenta ([log in to unmask])

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