Call for submissions: Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (ACE) 2017 – deadline 1 August 2017

14th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology
London, UK
14-16 December, 2017

ACE has always striven to break new ground by providing researchers and practitioners in the field of entertainment technology with a venue in which they can present the latest research in the field and exchange ideas about its future.

ACE is inviting submissions to the 14th International Conference to be held in London.

This year, there will be a radical change in the format of paper presentations. Participants are required to present their work in an interactive style. All authors of accepted paper will be invited to showcase their work in a demo session.

Important Dates:
Submission deadline: 1st August 2017, 23:59 (GMT)
Notification: 15th September 2017

We solicit submissions on a broad range of topics, including, but not limited to:

Technologies and Interactions
Virtual, augmented and mixed reality
Ubiquitous and mobile computing
Tangible, embedded, embodied and robotic interaction
Affective, intuitive and locative media
Smart gadgets and toys
Sensors, actuators and novel input and output technologies
Multimodal and full-body interaction

Theoretical, Social and Cultural Issues
Ethics and values
Aesthetics and poetics
Game, play and media theories
Funology, enjoyment and experience
Cultural, social and psychological studies
Inclusivity and accessibility
Children, adolescents and Seniors

Design and Evaluation
Participatory design
Usability and playability
Player and developer experience
Game and media evaluation techniques

Content Creation Environments Processes and Methods
Avatars and character expression
Game development engines and frameworks
Game production processes
Music and sound
Artificial Intelligence for games and media
Hacking and Tinkering

Application Domains
Urban and location based games and media
Interactive art, dance and performances
Sports, fitness and exertion games
Education, learning and serious games
Broadcasting, podcasting and smart media
Soundscapes and musical expression
Interactive and digital storytelling
Museums and cultural heritage
Advertising and marketing
Pets, livestock and other life forms

All submissions must use the Springer CS Proceedings format. More information on submission formats and presentations can be found on the ACE website –

More detailed information can be found at
Feel free to contact us at for any enquiries on paper submission.