The 13th Annual ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, USA from March 5–8, 2018.

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View SDC, Videos, Demos, LBR and Full Papers award winners.

The OpenTOC conference proceedings and companion links are online.

You can now download the HRI 2018 conference poster  (6MB png).

Can’t attend HRI 2018 in person? Learn about options to attend by telepresence.

Conference schedule and the full conference program/booklet (6MB) are available.

Conference registration is online. Register before Jan 31, 2018 for preferred rate.

List of accepted workshops, with camera-ready deadlines, updated (Dec 25, 2017).

Demos and Videos deadlines extended to December 8, 2017 (Dec 5, 2017).

Official hotel reservations now available (Nov 27, 2017).

Keynote speakers announced (Aug 18, 2017).

Venue and official hotel information now available (Aug 1, 2017).

Conference Information

HRI 2018 is the 13th annual conference for basic and applied human-robot interaction research. Researchers from across the world attend and submit their best work to HRI to exchange ideas about the latest theories, technology, data, and videos furthering the state-of-the-art in human-robot interaction.

Each year, the HRI Conference highlights a particular area through a theme. The theme of HRI 2018 is “Robots for Social Good”.

The HRI conference is a highly selective annual international conference that aims to showcase the very best interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research in human-robot interaction with roots in and broad participation from communities that include but not limited to robotics, human-computer interaction, human factors, artificial intelligence, engineering, and social and behavioral sciences.



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