Please note that the submission deadline for ACII doctoral consortium and interactive event (demos) is is June 1, 2011 for both events. Please see www.acii2011.org for more information and to submit your papers. Note that Doctoral Consortium and demo papers will be included in the conference proceedings.

We are also delighted to inform you that there will be five workshops on some very exciting topics on the first day of the conference - October 9, 2011.

The workshops include:
Affective Brain-Computer Interfaces (aBCI 2011)
Emotion in Games
Machine Learning for Affective Computing (MLAC)
Augmenting Social Interaction through Affective Computing
1st International Audio/Visual Emotion Challenge and Workshop (AVEC 2011)

The workshops have different deadlines and submission requirements. Please see the conference website (www.acii2011.org) for links to individual workshops and for additional information.

Sincerely,

Sidney D'Mello and Art Graesser
(ACII 2011 Co-chairs)
The University of Memphis