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                   Call for Papers: ACM IUI 2018
                                to be held in
              Tokyo, Japan, 7th-11th March 2018

ACM IUI 2018 is the 23rd annual meeting of the intelligent interfaces
community and serves as a premier international forum for reporting
outstanding research and development on intelligent user interfaces.
In 2018, IUI will be held in the Hitotsubashi Hall in central Tokyo
Japan from March 7th - 11th and will co-locate with the Japanese IPSJ
Interactions conference.

ACM IUI is where the Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) community meets
the Artificial Intelligence (AI), with contributions from related
fields such as psychology, behavioral science, cognitive science,
computer graphics, design or the arts. Our focus is to improve the
interaction between humans and machines, by leveraging both more
traditional HCI approaches, as well as solutions that involve
state-of-the art AI techniques such as machine learning, natural
language processing, data mining, knowledge representation and
reasoning. ACM IUI welcomes contribution from any relevant arena:
academia, business, or non-profit organizations. Along with 25 other
topics in AI & HCI, this year we especially encourage submissions on
explainable intelligent user interfaces for IUI 2018.

** Why you should submit to ACM IUI **

At ACM IUI, we focus on the interaction between machine intelligence
and human intelligence. While other conferences focus on one side or
the other, we address the complex interaction between the two. We
welcome research that explores how to make the interaction between
computers and people smarter, which may leverage solutions from data
mining, knowledge representation, novel interaction paradigms, and
emerging technologies. We strongly encourage submissions that discuss
research from both HCI and AI simultaneously, but also welcome works
that focus more on one side or the other.
The conference brings together people from academia, industry and
non-profit organizations and gives its participants the opportunity to
present and see cutting-edge IUI work in a focused and interactive
setting. It is large enough to be diverse and lively, but small enough
to allow for extensive interaction among attendees and easy attendance
to the events that the conference offers, ranging from oral paper
presentations, poster sessions, workshops, panels and doctoral
consortium for graduate students.

- IUI topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- Affective and aesthetic interfaces
- Big Data and analytics
- Collaborative interfaces
- Education and learning-related technologies
- Evaluations of intelligent user interfaces
- Explainable intelligent user interfaces.
- Health and intelligent health technologies
- Information retrieval and search
- Intelligent assistants for complex tasks
- Intelligent wearable and mobile interfaces
- Intelligent ubiquitous user interfaces
- Intelligent visualization tools
- Interactive machine learning
- Knowledge-based approaches to user interface design and generation
- Modeling and prediction of user behavior
- Multi-modal interfaces (speech, gestures, eye gaze, face,
physiological information etc.)
- Natural language and speech processing
- Persuasive and assistive technologies in IUI
- Planning and plan recognition for IUI
- Proactive and agent-based user interaction
- Recommender systems
- Smart environments and tangible computing
- Social media analysis
- User Modelling for Intelligent Interfaces
- User-Adaptive interaction and personalization

** Dates **
*1st Oct, 2017: Abstract deadline (compulsory)
8th Oct, 2017: Papers deadline	*
7th Dec, 2017: Notification 		
21st Dec, 2017: Camera ready due
7th Mar, 2018: Conference starts	

** Submission - Full and Short Papers **

We invite original paper submissions that describe novel user
interfaces, applications, interactive and intelligent technologies,
empirical studies, or design techniques. We do not require evaluations
with users, but we do expect papers to include an appropriate
evaluation for their stated contribution.

Accepted papers will appear in the ACM Digital Library and citation
indices. A selected set of accepted top quality full papers will be
invited to submit their extended versions for publication in an ACM
Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS, special issue titled "Highlights of IUI 2018".

** Submission Guidelines **

- Full paper (anonymized 10 pages, references do not count toward the
page limit) should make substantial, novel, and relevant contribution
to the field.
- Short paper (anonymized 4 pages, references do not count toward the
page limit) is a much more focused and succinct contribution to the
field. Short papers are not expected to include a discussion of
related work that is as broad and complete as that of Full papers.
- Anonymization: ACM IUI uses a double-blind review process. All
submissions must be appropriately anonymized according to the
following guidelines:
-- Author’s names and affiliations are not visible anywhere in the paper.
-- Acknowledgements should be anonymized or removed during the review process.
-- Self-citations should be included where necessary, but must use the
third person. For example, "... as shown in our previous user study
[2] ... " is not allowed, whereas "... as shown in Smith et al. [2] "
is acceptable (because in this case the citation [2] will NOT be
perceived as self-citation).
- Failure to follow these guidelines may result in submissions being
rejected without review.
- Authors should also be aware of the SIGCHI Policy for Submission and
Review at SIGCHI Conferences, see:
- Submissions should follow the standard SigCHI format. Use either the
Microsoft Word template
or the LaTeX template (

Accepted full papers will be invited for oral presentation. Accepted
short papers will be invited either as oral or poster presentation,
depending on the nature and quality of the paper.


The official publication date is the date the proceedings are made
available in the ACM Digital Library. This date may be up to two weeks
prior to the first day of your conference. The official publication
date affects the deadline for any patent filings related to published
work. (For those rare conferences whose proceedings are published in
the ACM Digital Library after the conference is over, the official
publication date remains the first day of the conference.)

** Chairs - [log in to unmask] **

- Margaret M. Burnett, Oregon State University, USA
- Mark Billinghurst, University of South Australia
- Aaron Quigley, University of St Andrews, UK

** Senior Program Committee **

- Saleema Amershi, Microsoft Research, USA
- Elisabeth Andre, Augsburg University, Germany
- Joshi Anirudha, IIT Bombay, India
- Lora Aroyo, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Peter Brusilovsky, University of Pittsburgh, USA
- Andrea Bunt, University of Manitoba, Canada
- Marc Cavazza, University of Kent, UK
- Cristina Conati, University of British Columbia, Canada
- Sakamoto Daisuke, Hokkaido University, Japan
- Jill Freyne, CSIRO, Australia
- Ido Guy, Yahoo Labs, Israel
- Tracy Hammond, Texas A&M University, USA
- Giulio Jacucci, Univeristy of Helsinki, Finland
- Anthony Jameson, DFKI: German Research Center for Artificial
Intelligence, Germany
- Per-Ola Kristensson, University of Cambridge, UK
- Antonio Krüger, DFKI: German Research Center for Artificial
Intelligence, Germany
- Tsvi Kuflik, The University of Haifa, Israel
- Henry Lieberman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
- Brian Lim, National University, Singapore
- Sugimoto Maki, Keio University, Japan
- Hamasaki Masahiro, AIST: The National Institute of Advanced
Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
- Wendy E. Mackay, INRIA, France
- Jeffrey Nichols, Google, USA
- Nuria Oliver, Vodafone/Data-Pop Alliance, Spain
- Cecile Paris, CSIRO/ICT Centre, Australia
- Fabio Paterno, CNR-ISTI, Italy
- Barry Smyth, University College Dublin, Ireland
- Simone Stumpf, City University London, UK
- Nava Tintarev, TU Delft, Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Itoh Tkayuki, Ochanomizu University, Japan
- Matthew Turk, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
- Nakano Yukiko, Seikei University, Japan

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