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Call for Papers: The 11th ACM PETRA Conference

June 26-29, 2018

Corfu, Greece




The 11th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments (PETRA) conference is a highly interdisciplinary conference that focuses on computational and engineering approaches to improve the quality of life and enhance human performance in a wide range of settings, in the workplace, at home, in public spaces, urban environments, and other. Outcomes of this conference have a broad impact in application areas that include, manufacturing, transportation, healthcare, energy systems, security and safety, robotics, biomedicine, environment and conservation, and many others.


Important Submission Deadlines:

December 23, 2017:    Full/Short Papers

January 23, 2018:        Poster Papers

January 23, 2018:        Doctoral Consortium Application

February 15, 2018:      Industry Workshop Proposals


 PETRA Topics include, but are not limited to:

·       Big Data Management

·       Data Privacy and Remote Health Monitoring

·       Games for Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

·       User Interface Design and Usability

·       Reasoning Systems and Machine Learning

·       Affective Computing

·       Human-Robot Interaction and Haptics

·       Human-Centered Computing

·       Gesture and Motion Tracking

·       Cognitive Modeling

·       Wearable Computing and Devices

·       Sensor networks for pervasive health care

·       Mobile and wireless technologies

·       Healthcare privacy and data security

·       Smart rehabilitation systems

·       Game design for cognitive assessment and social interaction

·       Behavior monitoring systems

·       Computer vision in healthcare

·       Virtual and augmented reality environments ▪ Ambient assisted living

·       Navigation systems

·       Collaboration and data sharing

·       Drug delivery evaluation

·       Vocational safety and health monitoring

·       Telemedicine and biotechnology

·       Technologies for senior living

·       Social impact of pervasive technologies

·       Intelligent assistive environments

·       Technologies for improving quality of daily living

·       Robotics in rehabilitation and tele-rehabilitation

·       Design for smart wheelchairs and smart canes

·       Smart Cities of the Future

·       Assistive Technologies for Urban Environments

·       Disability computing: Smart systems for persons with visual and/or hearing issues, and prostheses

·       Technologies to provide assessment and intervention for Stroke, spinal cord injury, etc

·       and many others ...


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