Short Papers

We invite submissions of short papers for publication in the conference proceedings. Papers may address any area of HCI, including but not limited to:

  • Methods and Tools for Interface and Interaction Design, Modelling, and Evaluation including:
    • Accessibility
    • Affective HCI, Emotion, Motivational Aspects
    • Evaluation Methods / Usability Evaluation
    • Human Factors
    • Human Error and Safety
    • Mobility / Mobile Accessibility / Mobile Devices
    • Model- Based Design of Interactive Systems
    • Tools for Design, Modelling, Evaluation
    • Usability and Software / Enterprise Engineering
    • User Modelling
    • User Experience-Based Approaches
    • Visualisation Techniques
  • Cross-Cultural and Social Issues including:
    • Developing Local Content or Interaction Design Capacity
    • ICT in Social Development – Interaction Design for Developing Regions
    • International and Cultural Aspects of HCI
    • HCI for Offshore Software Development
  • Specific Application Areas including:
    • Adaptive Interfaces
    • Augmented Reality and Tangible User Interfaces
    • Child-Computer Interfaces
    • Context- Dependent Systems
    • End-User Development and Adaptation
    • Fun / Aesthetic Design
    • HCI and Web 2.0
    • HCI Education
    • Human-Robot Interaction
    • Human-Work Interaction Design
    • Interaction with Small or Large Displays
    • Multi-Modal Interfaces
    • Multi-User Interaction / Cooperation
    • Novel User Interfaces and Interaction Techniques
    • Social Media / Social Networks
    • Usable Privacy and Security
    • Technology in Healthcare
    • Ubiquitous and Context-Aware Computing
    • User Interfaces for Safety Critical Systems
    • User Interfaces for Web Applications, e-Government

Submissions should report original work and must not have been published previously.

Authors are encouraged to submit late-breaking research results and work in progress that show timely and innovative ideas. All short paper submissions will be peer-reviewed by an international panel of experts. The review process will retain the anonymity of authors and reviewers.

Quick Info

Reviewing process: peer reviewed

Co-chairs: Jim CS Ang, Evangelos Karapanos

Email: shortpapers[at]

Submission: 8 April 2019

Review Deadline: 13th May

Notification: 20 May 2019

Camera-Ready: 3rd June 2019

No. of pages: 8 pages + max. 2 pages for references

Proceedings: Springer LNCS Series

Anonymous: Yes

This year you are allowed up to two additional pages of references beyond the page limit. Therefore, authors are invited to submit short papers with a maximum of 8 pages (plus up to two pages of references), in PDF format by 8th of April 2019 – 23:59 PT, using the conference submission system.


Papers should be formatted according to Springer LNCS format. Accepted short papers must be presented at the conference and will be published in Springer LNCS Series.

Authors should guarantee the anonymity of their submissions. Please remove names and affiliations from the first page. Please avoid obvious identifying statements in the paper. Citations to your own relevant work should not be anonymous, but rather should be done without identifying yourself as the author. For example, say “Prior work by [authors]” instead of “In our prior work.”

Short papers may optionally be accompanied by a video not exceeding 30 MB in size. Video figures will be published online along and may be used for publicity.


Submissions are accepted via PCS. To start the process or create an account click here.