Submission Topics

We invite papers from researchers and practitioners which address the broad spectrum of ergonomics challenges and opportunities in the areas of simulation, visualisation and digital technologies. We also welcome proposals for panel sessions.

Submissions including, but not limited to, the following topics are invited:

  • Decision aiding, information presentation and visualization
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Cognitive process of design
  • Human Factors and simulation
  • Human decision making and problem solving
  • Design methods, tools, and methodologies for supporting cognitive tasks
  • Trust and control in complex systems
  • Cognitive task analysis and modelling
  • Motivation, engagement, goal sharing
  • Methods and tools for studying cognitive tasks
  • Situation awareness
  • Human learning behaviour
  • Human error and reliability
  • Affective/emotional aspects of human interaction with IT artefacts
  • Resilience and diversity

Submission Guidelines

All submissions should be written in English and authors should anonymise their papers. All submissions fulfilling the submission requirements will be peer-reviewed, and accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings which will be made available in the ACM digital library.

Submissions must follow the ACM conference proceedings formatting guidelines. A Microsoft Word template and LaTeX template are available; further information is available on the SIGCHI Conference Publications Format page.
Long, short and poster/demonstration submissions should be made through the EasyChair Reviewing System. Please note that you must select the submission type in the “topics” section of the submission page so that your submission can be processed accordingly. Submissions via EasyChair must be in PDF format.
Proposals for panel sessions should be submitted to Glyn Lawson, programme chair:

Submission Categories

Submissions can be long papers, short papers, or posters and demonstrations. Doctoral candidates may also submit to the ECCE 2016 Doctoral Consortium.

Long papers

Long papers should describe original, completed research work that contributes to the conference topics. They should be a maximum of 8 pages in the correct proceedings format.

Long paper submission deadline: 29 February 2016

Short papers

Short papers may describe work-in-progress, practical experiences, and innovative concepts or approaches which can promote discussion. They should be a maximum of 4 pages in the correct proceedings format.
Short paper submission deadline: 29 February 2016

Posters & Demonstrations

The poster and demonstration sessions aim to show work in a setting which facilitates open discussion. These sessions are suitable for authors who wish to present and demonstrate their work, smaller projects, systems or prototypes in a more interactive and informal setting during ECCE2016. Poster and demonstration papers should be not exceed 2 pages, explaining the work to be presented, how it will be presented, and the relevance of the presentation to conference attendees.
If there are any particular space requirements for the demonstration (e.g. size of equipment, power, networking etc.) please also email the programme chair ( listing your requirements.
Poster and demonstration submission deadline: 29 February 2016

Conference venue

National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL) Learning and Conference Centre
Triumph Road

telephone: +44 (0) 115 872 2195