PATCH2013 @ UMAP2013

Apr 01, 2013: Submission deadline (23:59 PM Hawaiian time)
May 01, 2013: Notification to authors

Short research papers (up to 4-6 pages)
Full research papers (up to 8-12 pages)
Demo (system demonstrations) papers (up to 4 pages)
Position statements (up to 2-4 pages)

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The 27th International British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Conference

HCI 2013 will be held between the 9th and the 13th September 2013, with the main conference starting 11th September at Brunel University. The conference will focus on “the internet of things” and the challenges it holds for HCI researchers.

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

Relevant topics:
· Persuasive Technology
· Mobile Interactions
· User Experience
· Touchable interactions
· Affective Computing/Interactions
· Usability Engineering
· Accessibility
· Child Computer Interaction
· Interaction Design
· Recommender Systems
· Annotation
· Brain Computer Interfaces
· Technology and Culture
· E-Government


Student suspended for refusing to wear RFID tracker loses lawsuit


“A Texas high school student who claimed her student identification was the “Mark of the Beast” because it was implanted with a radio-frequency identification chip has lost her federal court bid 8 January challenging her suspension for refusing to wear the card around her neck.”