Call for Art Projects

The objective of the art track is to give artists in the ICT related areas opportunity to present artistic viewpoints related to the Internet of Things. You are cordially invited to submit proposals for art projects. Your application should provide the following information:

  • Title of the project
  • The names/affiliations and contact information of the corresponding author
  • The names/affiliations and contact information of all authors
  • The name of the project presenter (one of the authors)
  • An extended abstract describing the content of the project
  • The extended abstract can have the maximum length of 2 pages including references

Authors should submit their project proposals no later than August 21st 23:59 (EST) 2017 August 14th 23:59 (EST) 2017 in PDF following ACM SIGCHI Paper format (2-column).
Link to the template: Latex  Word
Link to an example following the template.

Submissions can now be made via openconf at our submission site. While making a submission, please make sure to select Art Track as Topic Area.

Each application will be evaluated based on the IoT Topics of Interest. A limited number of projects will be accepted. Authors of accepted projects must guarantee that their projects will be presented at the conference. Submitted posters will be reviewed by the project selection committee and notification of acceptance will be provided to the corresponding author on August 28th.

Project Display Size: When preparing accepted projects please note that your project should not exceed the following dimensions: 2 m x 1 m.

The camera-ready version of the accepted project descriptions will be published in the ACM Digital Library.

The call for Art Projects in Textform:
Call for Art Projects: IoT2017 – 7th International Conference on the Internet of Things

Art Project Deadline: August 21st, 2017  August 14th, 2017
Conference Date and Location: October 22–25, 2017 in Linz, Austria


Submissions are encouraged but not limited to in creative ways offer alternative viewpoints to the following technical topics:
* Physical world event processing and understanding: Novel data collection, deep learning, reality mining, and prediction methods based on physical world observations.
* IoT Interactions: Methods and techniques for human-to-object and object-to-object interactions. This can include Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality interactions.
* Advanced applications of the IoT: Challenges to real world deployments of the IoT including planned deployments, investigations of consumer aspects of 3D printing technology and IoT.
* Internet of Things architecture: Novel information architecture design on field device, edge device and servers in cloud, investigation of technologies supporting transitioning functional and processing allocation across system entities.
* Advanced data capturing and networking technology: Novel and advanced object identification, access and networking technology, localization, image recognition, 3D scanning methods to facilitate capturing physical events and reality.
* Interoperability of IoT systems
* Data sharing and acceptance of IoT Systems: Security, authentication and authorization. Privacy protection, data sharing technologies (incl. blockchain technology), tampering protection and detection.

Only submissions written in English language will be considered for acceptance as a projects
The submissions are limited to a fixed length of 2 pages including figures and references following the standard ACM SIGCHI 2 column format.
Projects will be reviewed in the single-blind fashion by a committee of experts in the related art scene and published in the ACM Digital Library.

Submissions can now be made via openconf at While making a submission, please make sure to select Art Track as Topic Area.

Poster and Demo Submission: August 21st, 2017  August 14th, 2017
Acceptance notice: August 28, 2017
Camera-Ready Submission: September 6, 2017