Call: BCS HCI 2020 – 33rd International BCS Human-Computer Interaction Conference


BCS HCI 2020
33rd International BCS Human-Computer Interaction Conference
6th-10th July 2020
Keele University
Staffordshire, UK

Doctoral Symposium | Hackathon | Industry Day | Workshops Keynotes | Presentations | Posters | Events | Interaction Gallery

Twitter:  @HCI_2020

Paper submission deadline: Extended to 16th March

The International BCS Human-Computer Interaction Conference is a vibrant and established multidisciplinary HCI conference in its 33rd year. The July 2020 conference will be hosted by Keele University – a beautiful rural campus university with woods and lakes surrounding the Keele Hall manor house. Centrally located in the UK, near Stoke-on-Trent in Staffordshire, Keele lies between Birmingham and Manchester.

The conference theme for 2020 is “Future Interaction” – highlighting future interactive challenges and opportunities for future sustainability, future education and future health.

We hope you can join us for full schedule of presentations, keynotes, posters, interaction gallery, hackathon, industry day, workshops, smart energy tours, and a Keele Hall conference dinner and BBQ!


All accepted full papers and short papers will be published in the conference proceedings.

Extended versions of best papers will be invited for publication in a special issue of the Interacting with Computers Journal (


Paper submission deadline: Extended to 16th March


Paper Submissions

Full paper and short paper submissions are invited to accompany presentations, posters and interaction gallery exhibits. Details are available at:


The 2020 conference theme is “Future Interaction”- highlighting future interactive challenges and opportunities for future sustainability, future education and future health. The conference accepts submissions related to, but not necessarily limited to, the following topics:

User Experience, Usability Testing and Interaction Design

  • Mobile, ubiquitous and pervasive computing
  • User-centred design tools and methods
  • Affective computing, digital empathy, empathic design and emotional HCI
  • Human-data interaction and interactive machine learning
  • Interaction and design for accessibility
  • Visual analytics, information presentation and visualisation
  • Ethnographic studies in human computer interaction

Education and Health

  • eHealth, digital healthcare studies and usability of medical devices
  • Assistive technology
  • Interaction in education
  • Usability and design of eLearning, educational tools and platforms
  • Child-computer interaction studies

Smart Energy, Smart Transport and the Internet of Things

  • Sustainability and smart energy
  • Interacting with self-driving vehicles and smart transport systems
  • Interactive Internet of Things

Interaction Technologies and Applications

  • Virtual and augmented reality
  • Interfaces for sound, audio and music
  • Eye tracking and psycho-physiological studies
  • Computer-supported cooperative work
  • Human-robot interaction
  • Wearable technologies
  • Interface and interaction design for games/gaming

Security, Trust, Ethics and AI

  • Cybersecurity and usable security
  • Applications and issues in interacting with AI interaction
  • Design for inclusivity
  • Technology adoption, trust, user engagement and retention
  • Ethical issues in computing and interactive technologies
  • Cyberpsychology and web science
  • Human/use error and reliability of interactive systems

Natural, Social and Personalised Interaction

  • Natural user interfaces such as gesture controlled interfaces
  • Humanization of interactive technology
  • Cognitive science in human-computer interaction
  • Intelligent, adaptive and personalised user interfaces
  • Creative interaction and collaborative creativity
  • Conversational and natural language user interfaces and chatbots
  • Social interaction and online social media


Conference Chair: Sandra I. Woolley,
Programme Chair: Ed de Quincey
Papers Chair: Goksel Misirli

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