9th International Conference on Affective Computing & Intelligent Interaction (ACII 2021)

28 September – 1 October, 2021, Virtual Event

The Bi-annual Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Affective Computing (AAAC, formerly known as Humaine) is the premier international forum for research on affective and multimodal human-machine interaction and systems. ACII 2021 will be a virtual event. ACII 2021 will be based around the theme of Ethical Affective Computing considering ethical uses, fairness and bias in emotional AI. 


April 26 2021, Dear reviewers, please check out reviewer instructions.

April 14 2021, please note paper submission deadline is April 16 2021 midnight anywhere on earth (UTC -12)

April 1 2021, call for workshops updated.

April 1 2021, paper submission deadline extended to April 16, 2021.

March 12 2021, call for special session Ordinal Affective Computing is announced.

March 8 2021, submission guidelines updated.

February 25 2021, call for demos updated.

February 5 2021, ACII 2021 is going virtual. Due to the uncertainties around the possibility of safe international travel, the organization committee has decided to make the conference a fully virtual event.

January 31 2021, call for special session is announced. Uncover our Hidden Emotion: Psychological Fundamentals, Computational Techniques, and Ethical Issues.

January 28 2021, call for Doctoral Consortium is announced.

January 26 2021, call for special session Affective Computing and Neuroergonomics in the Workplace is announced.

January 22 2021, call for sponsorship is announced.

December 17 2020, ACII is also inviting Challenge-type workshops. Call for workshops is updated.

December 2 2020, call for workshops is announced.

November 11 2020, call for papers is announced.

Important dates:

Special Session proposal: 11 January 2021
Workshop proposal: 23 February 2021
Tutorial Proposal: 10 May 2021
Paper submission: 9 April 2021 extended to 16 April 2021 midnight anywhere on earth (UTC -12)
Doctoral Consortium: 25 May 2021
Demo applications: 24 June 2021
Camera ready papers: 26 July 2021
ACII 2021 conference: 28th September (Tue) – 1st (Fri) October, 2021

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