HCI International 2016, jointly with the Affiliated Conferences, held under one management and one registration, will take place at The Westin Harbour Castle Hotel in Toronto, Canada, under the auspices of 15 distinguished international boards. HCII2016 invites you to participate and contribute to the international forum for the dissemination and exchange of up-to-date scientific information on theoretical, generic and applied areas of HCI, through the following modes of communication: Plenary / Keynote Presentation, Parallel Sessions, Poster Sessions, Tutorials and Exhibition. The Conference will start with three days of Tutorials (17-19 July). Parallel Sessions, Poster Sessions and the Exhibition will be held during the last three days (20-22 July) of the Conference.
Jennifer Preece, co-author of Interaction Design: Beyond Human Computer Interaction (4th Edition, 2015), helped to define research on online communities through her book Online Communities: Designing Usability, Supporting Sociability, 2000. Her current research focuses on technology for supporting citizen and environmental science; with an emphasis on community participation for collecting biodiversity data