General Chairs

Jim Wallace

University of Waterloo

Jennifer Whitson

University of Waterloo

Technical Program Chairs

Beth Bonsignore

University of Maryland

Erik Harpstead

Carnegie Mellon University

Julian Frommel

Utrecht University

PACM Editor

Kathrin Gerling

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

SC Liaison

Phoebe O. Toups Dugas

New Mexico State University

Paper Chairs

Guo Freeman

Clemson University

Regan Mandryk

University of Saskatchewan

Scott Bateman

University of New Brunswick

Work In Progress Chairs

Christos Mousas

Purdue University

Maximilian Altmeyer

German Research Center for AI
& University of Waterloo

Perspectives on Play Chairs

Katie Seaborn

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Zhuying Li

Southeast University

Student Game Design Competition Chair

Silvia Ruzanka

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Daniel Harley

University of Waterloo

Masterclass Chairs

Pejman Mirza-Babaei

Ontario Tech

Interactivity & Play Chairs

Dennis Reidsma

University of Twente

Derrick Wang

University of Waterloo

Licinio Roque

University of Coimbra

Student Volunteer Chairs

Sebastian Cmentowski

University of Duisburg-Essen

Ken Jen Lee

University of Waterloo

Susanne Poeller

University of Saskatchewan

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Elisa Mekler

IT University of Copenhagen

Jussi Holopainen

City University of Hong Kong

Web Chair

Max Pascher

University of Duisburg-Essen

Engagement Chair

Anke Reinschluessel

University of Bremen

Alessandra Luz

University of Waterloo

Social Media Chairs

Maria Aufheimer

 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Xiang Li

University of Cambridge

Gustavo Tondello


Accessibility Chairs

Veen Wong

University of Waterloo

Proceedings Chairs

Sukran Karaosmanoglu

University of Hamburg

Mitchell McEwan

Macquarie University

Design Chair

Martin Dechant

University College London

Virtualization Chair

Greg McIntyre

University of Waterloo

Video Chairs

Noah Pratt

University of Waterloo

Gabriele Cimolino

Queen’s University

Local Arrangements Chairs

Darcee Rodgers

University of Waterloo

Ali Rizvi

University of Waterloo

Full Paper Associate Chair

Sebastian Cmentowski – University of Duisburg-Essen

Christos Mousas – Purdue University

Alexandra To– Northeastern University

Alena Denisova – University of York

Joe Cutting – University of York

Madison Klarkowski – University of Saskatchewan

Bastian Kordyaka – University of Bremen

Melissa Rogerson – The University of Melbourne

Jie Cai – Pennsylvania State University

Susanne Poeller – University of Saskatchewan

Katie Seaborn – Tokyo Institute of Technology

Xin Tong – Duke Kunshan University

Zhuying Li – Southeast University

Max Birk – Eindhoven University of Technology

Günter Wallner – Johannes Kepler University Linz & Eindhoven University of Technology

Michael Lankes – University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

Wenge Xu – Birmingham City University

Phoebe Toups Dugas – New Mexico State University & Monash University

Dennis Reidsma – University of Twente

Seth Cooper – Northeastern University

Cody Phillips – University of Saskatchewan

D. Yvette Wohn – New Jersey Institute of Technology

Christian Guckelsberger – Aalto University

Raquel Robinson – University of California, Santa Cruz

Dmitry Alexandrovsky – Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Perttu Hämäläinen – Aalto University

Maximilian Altmeyer – German Research Center for AI & University of Waterloo

Valentin Schwind – Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Juho Hamari – Tampere University

Important Dates

(all times are 23:59 AoE):



Early Bird Registration

Full Papers (Journal Articles)

February 21, 2023

Full (journal) papers submission deadline

April 21, 2023

First-round notification

June 2, 2023

Revisions due

July 7, 2023

Final notifications given

Work in Progress

June 22, 2023

Work in Progress papers submission deadline

Perspectives on Play

June 22, 2023

Perspectives on Play papers submission deadline

Student Game Design Competition

June 22, 2023

Student Game Design Competition papers submission deadline

Interactivity Track

June 22, 2023

Interactivity papers submission deadline

Connections Track

June 22, 2023

Connections submission deadline

Doctoral Consortium

June 22, 2023

Doctoral Consortium submission deadline

August 3, 2023


August 31, 2023

Revised DC Video submission deadline

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