General Chairs

Julita Vassileva, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Jamie Blustein, Dalhousie University, Canada

Program Chairs

Lora Aroyo, VU Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Sidney D'Mello, University of Notre Dame, USA

Workshop and Tutorial Chairs

Federica Cena, University of Torino, Italiy

Jie Zhang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Vania Dimitrova, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Maria Bielikova, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia

Poster and Demo Chairs

Darina Dicheva, Winston Salem University, USA

Michel Desmarais, Polytechnique Montreal, Canada

Track Chairs

User Modelling for Recommender Systems

Alexander Felfernig, University of Graz, Austria

Pasquale Lops, University of Bari, Italy

Adaptive & Personalized Educational Systems

Antonija Mitrovic, University of Christchurch, New Zealand

Kalina Yacef, University of Sidney, Australia

Personalization in the Social Web & Crowdsourcing Era

Alessandro Bozzon, TU Delft, The Netherlands

Harith Alani, The Open University, UK

Adaptive, Intelligent, & Multimodal User Interfaces

Hatice Gunes, University of Cambridge, UK 

Julien Epps, University of New South Wales

Architectures, Techniques & Methodologies for UMAP

Mihaela Cocea,  University of Portsmouth, UK

Stephan Weibelzahl, Private University of Applied Sciences (Goettingen), Germany 

Publicity Chair

Christoph Trattner, Know-Center, Graz University of Technology, Austria

Program Committee

Program Committee

Web Site 

Eelco Herder, L3S, University of Hannover, Germany (website design)

Julita Vassileva, University of Saskatchewan, Canada (logo design and website maintenance)

Emmanuel Kaku, University of Saskatchewan, Canada (website maintenance)

24th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization

13-16 July 2016 - Halifax, Canada

Collocated with Hypertext 2016


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Important Dates

12 July 2016: Regular registration cutoff at 00:00 Atlantic time 
12 July onwards -On-site registration only

13-16 July 2016: UMAP 2016 Conference


15 January 2016: Workshop Proposals
23 / 28 February 2016: Abstracts for Full and Short Papers (mandatory)
1 / 6 March 2016: Full and Short Papers due
25 March / 1 April 2016: Doctoral consortium papers
15 April 2016:Notification for full and short papers
22 April 2016: Notification for DC papers
1 May 2016: Author's Registration Deadline for Full, Short, Extended Abstracts, DC Papers (main proceedings)
1  9 May 2016: Camera-Ready Deadline for Full, Short, Extended Abstracts & DC papers (main proceedings)
7 May 2016: Posters, Demos, Late-Breaking Results papers due
16 May 2016 (extended!): Workshop papers due 
1 June 2016: Notification of Workshop Papers, Posters & Demos, Late-Breaking Results papers
7 June 2016: Camera-ready for Workshop papers, Posters & Demos, Late-Breaking Results papers (extended proceedings)
                     + Early registration and author registration deadline for extended proceedings
13 June 2016: Student funding application deadline;
                      + Cut-off date for booking student residence accommodations and the Lord Nelson Hotel (June 14)


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