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QS&PI@HCII 2016 : “Quantified Self & Personal Informatics” - Parallel Session at HCI International 2016, 17-22 July, Toronto, Canada


When Jul 17, 2016 - Jul 22, 2016
Where Toronto, Canada
Submission Deadline Dec 15, 2015
Notification Due Jan 15, 2016
Final Version Due Feb 12, 2016
Categories    human-computer interaction   quantified self   personal informatics   ubiquitous computing

Call For Papers

This Parallel Session @ HCII 2016 ( aims to bring together a multidisciplinary set of researchers and industry professionals interested in Quantified Self & Personal Informatics. The session is part of the conference’s thematic area Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction.



includes, but are not limited to the following:

) Self-monitoring
) Environment monitoring
) Emotional awareness
) Psychological self-assessments
) Wellbeing monitoring
) Life-logging, life-caching, life-streaming
) Wearable devices
) Location tracking
) Digitizing personal states
) Biometric data
) Personal genome sequencing
) Self-experimentation
) Design for Quality of Life Technologies
) Personal Data / Human Data
) Data Visualization
) Data Interaction
) Interaction techniques, platforms and metaphors
) Emotional and affective interaction
) Evaluation of Accessibility, Usability, and User Experience
) Modality–independent and multimodal interaction
) Multi–sensory interfaces
) Personalization
) User and context modeling and monitoring
) User Interface adaptation


The HCI International 2016 Conference Proceedings are published by Springer in a multi-volume set. Papers will appear in volumes of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) and Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) series. Poster Extended Abstracts will be published in the Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series.


From 15 October 2015 contact the session organizer to manifest interest to participate to the session
) 15 December 2015 – Abstract submission (2-4 Pages) through the CMS, for the review process
) 15 January 2016 - Notification of review outcome
) 12 February 2016 – Submission through the CMS of the camera-ready version (full papers, typically 10 pages, with minimum 8 pages long, maximum 12 pages long) and conference registration.


Alessandro Marcengo, Telecom Italia
Federica Cena, University of Turin
Amon Rapp, University of Turin


Please contact Alessandro Marcengo [] if you are interested in submitting a paper. You will then receive a personal invite through the Conference Management System.

_____ABOUT HCII 2015

HCI International 2016 incorporates 14 Conferences / Thematic Areas, expecting to attract over 2,000 participants from around the world. The program will feature pre-conference tutorials, an opening session with a keynote address, parallel sessions, poster presentations, and an exhibition where attendees will be able to examine state-of-the-art HCI technology and interact with representatives of manufacturers, vendors, publishers, and potential employers. HCI International 2016 promises to be an unforgettable cluster of high quality international scientific events, and an ideal occasion to come to contact with the rapidly evolving ICT market worldwide.

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