27th International British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Conference

London, UK
- London

Event Description

You are invited to participate in HCI 2013, which will be hosted by the School of Information Systems, Computing and Mathematics at Brunel University, London in conjunction with the British Computer Society. The conference will run from Monday 9th September until Friday 13th September 2013, with the main conference starting on Wednesday 11th September 2013.

Full Papers: 29th March 2013 (Notification: 31st May 2013)
Short Papers, Doctoral Consortium, WiP & Alt-HCI: 14th June 2013 (Notification:-26th July 2013)

Some History
HCI 2013 is the 27th Annual Conference of the Specialist HCI group of the BCS, the BCS Interaction SG. Since its establishment in 1985, the conference has become the leading annual HCI conference in Europe. As well as being a leading venue for dissemination, the conference has a history of nurturing research careers- many of the leading HCI researchers published their early papers here and it is recognised for helping students and new academics as much as being a leading forum for established researchers. We want to carry on this well-established tradition into 2013.

Conference Theme
The conference will focus on “the internet of things” and the challenges it holds for HCI researchers. This should ensure that there are a variety of submissions. We believe this focus will show the diversity and richness of HCI research in the UK and Internationally for such a topical area of debate.

The Venue
The conference will take place at the Brunel University campus in Uxbridge, West London. The campus is easily accessible, being only a 20 minute walk (or short bus ride) from Uxbridge tube station with services direct into London. It is also close to the M40, M25 and M4 motorways and just a 15 minute cab ride from Heathrow airport. The campus has benefitted from a recent £300 million redevelopment and striking 1960s architecture now sits alongside outstanding modern desi