Academic Mindtrek Call for Papers

Call for Papers

Call for Papers is closed.

Please choose your theme [Themes to choose] and analyze your the work you are going to present and the other possibilities you have to make an impact. The scientific  part of the conference is organized in cooperation with ACM SIGMM, and ACM SIGCHI. Conference proceedings will be published in the ACM Digital Library. Academic Mindtrek is also JuFO 1 (JuFo description)

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Short and Long Paper Proposals

All submissions will be peer-reviewed double blinded, therefore please remove any information that could give an indication of the authorship. Short papers should be between 2-4 pages long and the paper presentation will be 15 minutes plus 5 minutes discussion within a session; long papers should be 6-8 pages and will be presented in 20 minutes slots, plus 5 minutes discussion.

Workshop Proposals

Feel free to suggest workshops which are co-organized with the Academic MindTrek. Workshop proposals should include the organizing committee, a 2 page description of the theme of the workshop, a short CV of organizers, duration, the proceedings publisher, and the schedule. Workshop organizers also have the possibility to add publications to the main conference proceedings. Depending on the attracted number of papers for each workshop, we provide space for either half-day or full-day workshops. Previous examples include e.g. a workshop on eLearning. Nevertheless, feel free to suggestion your own.

Demonstrations Proposals

Demonstration proposals shall be 2-3 pages and include: a) a description and motivation of the demonstration; b) general architecture of the demonstration; c) description of the main features; d) a brief comparison with other existing related demonstrations; e) audio-visual materials to illustrate the demonstration (if applicable); f) the type of license, and g) the Internet address of the demonstration (if applicable). It is strongly recommended that the authors make the demonstration (or a suitable version or movie) on the Internet during the evaluation.

Tutorial Proposals

Tutorial proposals should include a 2-page description of the tutorial, intended audience, a short CV, timetable, required equipment, references, and a track record of previous tutorials. The target length of tutorials is 2-4 hours. Previous examples include a tutorial on audio based media. However, feel free to suggest your own.

Extended Abstracts

Extended abstracts should be between 1-2 pages long and contain 500-800 words. They should describe the research problem, background, research questions, and the contribution to the conference. Extended abstracts will not be published within the ACM digital library.

Poster Presentations

Posters should be between 2-3 pages long and a poster should be presented during the conference. Attendees have the possibility to exhibit their posters on a A0 poster wall during the conference.


Paper Submission

You can submit your work to one of the following categories depending on to which it fits best. More info about themes can be found here.

  • (Open) Data

  • Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)

  • Games

  • Media Studies

  • Media Management and Business

  • Ubiquitous Media

  • Demos

ACM Guidelines And Templates

Please follow the style guidelines on for formatting all submissions.

Please use the templates provided on the style guidelines site. Template for .doc can be downloaded here and the LaTeX guidelines are provided here.

Submit papers here

Submissions will be published in the adjunct proceedings of Mindtrek 2015.

Please Note : Papers submitted in different templates or formats will not be accepted. Therefore please use the prescribed format.