Welcome to the Academic MindTrek Conference 2014
4th November 2014 - 6th November 2014
Tampere, Finland
The MindTrek Association hosts MindTrek as a yearly conference. The purpose of  ‘Academic MindTrek conference’ is to provide a platform for academicians, researchers and professionals from the industry to put forward ideas and interpretations regarding the development of Internet, interactive media, and the information society.
The conference is hosted annually since 1997 & consists of unique events like competitions, plenary sessions, media festivals, and workshops. It is a meeting place for experts and thinkers present results from their latest work regarding the development of Internet, interactive media & the information society.
Furthermore, special academic sessions (e.g. tutorials, demonstrations, workshops, and multidisciplinary sessions) will be held parallel to the MindTrek business conference.

Conference Themes

  • Social Media
  • Ambient & Ubiquitous Media
  • Business & Media
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Hybrid Media (new track!)
  • Digital Games
  • ICT & e-Government
  • Information Systems & Management in Creativity Industry (new track!)

Key Dates

10th August 2014 :
Extended Deadline for Workshop Proposals

10th August 2014 :
Extended Deadline for long papers (6-8 pages), short papers (3-4 pages), extended abstracts (1-2 pages), posters (1-2 pages) and demonstrations (2-3 pages) submissions.

15th September 2014: Acceptance/rejection (Notification) for papers, extended abstracts, posters and demos.

30th September 2014:
Camera ready papers and copyright forms

30th September 2014: Deadline for Tutorials

10th October 2014:
Conference registration & submission copyright forms

4th-6th November 2014:
Academic MindTrek and MindTrek Business Conference


29/10/2014 Programme Schedule can be found here : Programme

Keynote and Panel Information can be found here : Keynotes and Panel

Preliminary Programme Schedule can be found here : Programme

Accepted Papers and Author information can be found here : Programme

-06/10/2014: Hotel Reservation Information for Academic MindTrek participants can be found here Registration & Submissions

-30/06/2014: Call for Papers Extended Deadline with new and updated dates

: Mindtrek Festival 2014 dates announced  [Mindtrek 2014>]