Call for Papers - Special Issue of "Understanding, Technology, and Application of Interaction"

Call for papers - Special issue of "Understanding, Technology, and Application of Interaction"

February 7, 2017
Editorial Committee of the Journal of Information Processing

Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is pleased to announce the call for papers for a special issue of “Understanding, Technology, and Application of Interaction”.
Recent improvement of computational capabilities and development of sensor and actuator have been providing various gateways to information media. Under the circumstances, researches on theory, design, modeling, engineering, application and evaluation of interaction among people, between human and things, and human and surroundings, are playing significant roles. Not only human interface in computer science, research on interaction has been expanding its research fields rapidly to involve related activities. In order to cover its wide extent and respond demands on diversities of its application, the editors are expecting submissions of research outcome on interaction from fundamental study to practical implementation. Editorial committee will select a couple of accepted papers that had not been presented in Japanese symposium and/or workshop, and will give an opportunity to present their work at the Interaction Symposium 2018.

Journal of Information Processing (JIP) is currently encouraging more submissions from outside of Japan.
Any papers electronically submitted to JIP before July 31, 2017 are eligible for 30% discount in publication charge when accepted.

Submission Guidelines

(1) All papers must be submitted electronically. Please access the following URL and proceed under the submission instructions:

In the event you would like to make a submission, you must first create an account on the paper submission Web page. For detailed information, please refer to the manual available from the link “Submission Rules and Document Types” at the top of the submission page.

(2) All papers will be reviewed. The review process will be carried out in the same manner as regular issues. However, you have shorter time than usual (two months) for preparation of your responses to inquiries.

(3) Submission deadline is April 21, 2017.

(4) The special issue will be published on the J-Stage website in February, 2018. Preprint will be published on the IPSJ Journal in February, 2018.

(5) The Editorial Committee of This Special Issue
Editor in-Chief: Takashi YOSHINO (Wakayama Univ.)
Editorial Board: Daisuke SAKAMOTO (The Univ. of Tokyo)
Editorial Committee: Takayuki ITO (Ochanomizu Univ.), Yuicho ITO (Osaka Univ.), Asako KIMURA (Ritsumeikan Univ.), Itaru KURAMOTO (Kyoto Institute of Technology), Yasuyuki KONO(Kwansei Gakuin Univ.), Buntaro SHIZUKI (Tsukuba Univ.), Yasuyuki SUMI (Future Univ. Hakodate), Tsutomu TERADA (Kobe Univ.), Hideyuki NAKANISHI (Osaka Univ.), Yoshinori HIJIKATA (Osaka Univ.), Masaaki FUKUMOTO (Microsoft Research), Koji TSUKADA (Future Univ. Hakodate), Naomi YAMASHITA(NTT),Keisuke FUJIMOTO(ABEJA), Hiroyuki MANABE (NTT DOCOMO)