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                                                HCI International 2009
                     13th International Conference on Human-Computer 
Interaction
 
                                                       jointly with
 
                                Symposium on Human Interface (Japan) 2009
             8th International Conference on Engineering Psychology and 
Cognitive Ergonomics
             5th International Conference on Universal Access in 
Human-Computer Interaction
                          3rd International Conference on Virtual and 
Mixed Reality
             3rd International Conference on Internationalization, 
Design and Global Development
                      3rd International Conference on Online Communities 
and Social Computing
                             5th International Conference on Augmented 
Cognition
                          2nd International Conference on Digital Human 
Modeling
                          1st International Conference on Human Centered 
Design
 
                                                   19-24 July 2009
               Town and Country Resort & Convention Center, San Diego, 
CA, USA
 
                                              http://www.hcii2009.org
 
 
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Call for Papers - Deadline Extension
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Due to multiple requests from prospective authors, the deadline for paper
and tutorial submissions is extended from 20 October to 31 October 2008.
 
HCI International 2009, jointly with the affiliated Conferences, invite 
you to
San Diego, CA, USA, to participate in and contribute to the largest 
international
forum for the dissemination and exchange of up-to-date scientific 
information
on theoretical, generic and applied areas of HCI.
 
HCI International 2009 incorporates 11 Conferences / thematic areas, 
expecting
to attract over 2,300 participants from all over the world. For more 
information
about the topics listed under each thematic area, please visit the 
Conference website.
 
The Conference will feature: Plenary / Keynote Presentation(s), Parallel 
Sessions,
Poster Sessions, Tutorials and Exhibition.
 
 
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Important Deadlines
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All submitted abstracts will be peer-reviewed by three independent referees
from the International Program Boards. All submissions will be handled
through the Conference Management System (CMS - https://www.hcii2009.org).
 
Summary of Submission Requirements & Deadlines
 
Papers:
Abstract Length: 800 words
Deadline for Abstract Receipt: 31 October 2008 (extended)
Notification of Review Outcome: 12 December 2008
Deadline for Camera-ready Receipt: 16 February 2009
 
Posters:
Abstract Length: 300 words
Deadline for Abstract Receipt: 23 February 2009
Notification of Review Outcome: 13 March 2009
Deadline for Camera-ready Receipt: 6 April 2009
 
Tutorials:
Abstract Length: 300 words
Deadline for Abstract Receipt: 31 October 2008 (extended)
Notification of Review Outcome: 12 December 2008
Deadline for Camera-ready Receipt: 27 April 2009
 
 
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Proceedings
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The Conference Proceedings, comprising the papers to be presented at the 
Conference, will be published by Springer in a multi-volume set in the 
LNCS and LNAI series (http://www.springer.com/lncs). They will be 
available on–line through the LNCS Digital Library, readily accessible 
by all subscribing libraries around the world. All Conference 
participants will receive in their registration bags the Conference 
Proceedings published by Springer in DVD format. This DVD will also 
include, in addition to the papers, the extended abstracts of the 
posters that will be presented during the Conference. As the DVD will 
have its own separate ISBN number, posters can also be easily 
referenced. The Conference Proceedings in paperback format will be 
available for purchase by Springer at a special discounted price for all 
Conference participants, authors and co-authors, both as separate 
volumes and as a full set.
 

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Conference contacts
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General Chair: Constantine Stephanidis, University of Crete and 
FORTH–ICS, Greece, Email: [log in to unmask]
Scientific Advisor: Gavriel Salvendy, Purdue University, USA and 
Tsinghua University, P.R. China
Conference Administration: [log in to unmask]
Program Administration: [log in to unmask]
Registration Administration: [log in to unmask]
Exhibition Administration: [log in to unmask]
Student Volunteer Administration: [log in to unmask]
Communications Chair and Editor of HCI International News: Abbas 
Moallem, [log in to unmask]

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