Call for Papers

We invite papers that address HRI and human social cognition in interaction with robots with a primary focus on objective measures of psychology, cognitive and social neuroscience, and related fields is now open. The papers should be no longer than 500 words (free format) and should include a part reporting empirical results as well as an opinion section stating if/how, according to the authors, the use of objective (neuro-cognitive) methods facilitates progress in HRI. For oral presentations, we will select those proposals that present multiple studies and/or overview of a body of work; while smaller-scale studies or single-study papers will be selected for poster presentations.

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Paper submission deadline

31 JAN 2018

Extended 9 FEB 2018

Notification of Acceptance

10 FEB 2018

Extended 15 FEB 2018

Camera Ready Submission

February 20, 2018

Agnieszka Wykowska, Giorgio Metta and Cristina Becchio

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia

Ruud Hortensius and Emily Cross

Bangor University and University of Glasgow

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