Nearly 1,000 submissions received!

Montreal, December 17, 2019 

(UPDATE: ISEA2020 from October 13 to 18, 2020 goes entirely digital, with an innovative experiential format. The new deadline for Early Bird registration is August 13. The deadline to register for presenters, to upload the camera-ready papers, and to fill in the Zone Festival form is July 27 at 11:59 pm (GMT-5).

The Call for Participation is officially closed. We received a total of 987 submissions from 58 countries. Thank you to those who took the time to create and submit proposals for ISEA2020 under the theme of sentience. We look forward to seeing you in Montreal from May 19 to 24, 2020 (Update: October 13 to 18, 2020) during MTL connect/ISEA2020!

Statistics by categories:

  1. Artworks: 536
  2. Artist talks: 121
  3. Full papers: 108
  4. Short papers: 96
  5. Workshops / Tutorials: 53
  6. Panels / Roundtables: 24
  7. Institutional presentations: 22
  8. Posters / Demos: 18


These are the procedures for the review process:


Full and Short Papers will be double-blind reviewed. Panel and roundtables will be single-blind reviewed.



Posters / Demonstrations; Institutional Presentations; Artist Talks / Work in progress; Workshops and Tutorials will be selected by the chairs and the organizing committee based on quality and relevance for the symposium.



Artistic works will be single-blind reviewed, and selected by the chairs and the organizing committee based on quality and relevance for the symposium. Authors will be notified via email through the EasyChair platform.


Note: ISEA2020 does not support any expense or registration fees. At least one registration per accepted submission is required no later than March 16, 2020 (early-bird rate). Authors of accepted academic submissions that fail to register will not be included in the proceedings. Each presenter in a panel must register. If you are the co-author of more than one paper, you only need to register once.

Information about the members of the International Program Committee can be found HERE.

Organizing Committee, ISEA2020 / Printemps numérique