“CHI PLAY 2018 is being held as part of Melbourne International Games Week with games events throughout
the city, including PAX Australia (the only Penny Arcade Expo outside the USA) a gaming culture festival drawing
tens of thousands of gamers to Melbourne each year ”
CHI PLAY is the international and interdisciplinary
conference (by ACM SIGCHI) for researchers and
professionals across all areas of play, games and
human-computer interaction (HCI). We call this area
The goal of the conference is to highlight and foster Th g of h c enc is t gh and f t
discussion of current high quality (full paper
acceptance rate has been consistently <30%)
research in games and HCI as foundation for the
future of digital play.
Full papers and note ( 4-10 pages): 13 April, 2018.
Workshop and Course proposal: 25 May, 2018
Spotlight Papers, Doctoral Consortium, Student
Game Competition, Interactivity and
Works-in-Progress: 13 July, 2018
For further details including submission dates please
see the website.