Persuasive Technology 2018
13th International Conference on Persuasive Technology
University of Waterloo, Canada
April 16 - 19, 2018
From April 16 – 19, 2018, the 13th International Conference on Persuasive Technology will be hosted in Canada at the University of Waterloo. Persuasive Technology (PT) is a vibrant interdisciplinary research field, focusing on the design, development, and evaluation of interactive technologies aimed at changing people’s attitudes or behaviors through persuasion and social influence, but not through coercion or deception.
Registration will be open shortly!
Thank you for your interest in Persuasive 2018.
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Keynote: Jason Hreha, Head of Product, Behavioral Sciences at Walmart
2018 Key Deadlines
For full deadlines, see Submission
Paper notification of acceptance (extended from January 15)
Camera-ready version due (extended from January 31)
Early Bird Registration Deadline
13th International Conference of Persuasive Technology at University of Waterloo
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January 22, 2018
Tutorials and viewpoint papers are intended to help people attending the conference organize a related scientific meeting on a specific topic or instruct on a s...
January 14, 2018
Persuasive Technology 2018 offers workshops that allows attendees with common interests to exchange ideas about a particular topic that would contribute to ad...
August 14, 2017
2018 Persuasive Technology Conference: Proposal Submission
Paper (short and long)
August 14, 2017
2018 Persuasive Technology Conference: Call for Proposal
Persuasive Technology (PT) is a vibrant interdisciplinary research field focusing on the design, devel...
July 29, 2017
The Persuasive Technology 2018 Organizing Committee is proud to announce one of the keynote speakers, Jason Hreha - Head of Product, Behavioral Sciences at
July 20, 2017
Currently accommodations in the region are on a first come first served basis.
Please book directly as soon as possible as availability is limited!