Call for submissions – Love and Sex with Robots (LSR2017) – deadline 1 August 2017 http://loveandsexwithrobots.org Within the fields of Human-Computer Interaction and Human-Robot Interaction, the past few years have witnessed a strong upsurge of interest in the more personal aspects of human relationships with these artificial partners. This upsurge has not only been apparent amongst the general public, as evidenced by an increase in coverage in the print media, TV documentaries and feature films, but also within the academic community. The International Congress on Love and Sex with Robots provides an excellent opportunity for academics and industry professionals to present and discuss their innovative work and ideas in an academic symposium. Important Dates Submission Deadline: 1st August 2017, 23:59 (GMT) Notification: 15 September 2017 Topics – Robot Emotions – Humanoid Robots – Clone Robots – Entertainment Robots – Robot Personalities – Teledildonics – Intelligent Electronic Sex Hardware – Gender Approaches – Affective Approaches – Psychological Approaches – Sociological Approaches – Roboethics – Philosophical Approaches All submissions must use the Springer CS Proceedings format. Paper length should be at least 7 pages (excluding references). More information on submission formats and presentations can be found on this link: http://loveandsexwithrobots.org/calls-for-submissions/ More detailed information can be found at our website http://loveandsexwithrobots.org/ Feel free to contact us at contact[at]loveandsexwithrobots.org for any enquiries on paper submission.