HIMI 2019,  a Thematic Area of the 21st International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2019), addresses topics related to information and data design, retrieval, presentation and visualization, management and evaluation in Human Computer Interaction, in a variety of application domains, such as, for example, learning, work, decision, collaboration, medical support and service engineering.

This area of research is acquiring rapidly increasing importance towards developing new and more effective types of human interfaces addressing the new emerging challenges brought about by the emergence of Big Data and AI systems.

Call for participation leaflet (384KB)

Indicative topics/keywords of the broad spectrum of issues to be addressed:

  • Information presentation
  • Information visualization
  • Data mining
  • Data analytics
  • Geographic visualization
  • Graph visualization
  • Visualization taxonomies and models
  • Large Data visualization
  • Visualization techniques
  • Visualization evaluation
  • Information in social media
  • Sentiment analysis
  • Information in virtual and augmented reality
  • Sonification and haptics
  • Multimodal information and interaction
  • Embodied interaction and human-robot interaction
  • Information in collaborative work and e-learning
  • Information in health applications
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Visual Analytics, Visual Data Mining, and Knowledge Discovery
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Visual design
  • Data editing and manipulation
  • Interactive visual storytelling
  • Art with New Technology
  • Digital Museum
  • Service engineering and knowledge management
  • Program Chair


    Tokyo University of Science, Japan

  • Program Chair


    Tokyo City University, Japan

  • Board Members

  • Takako Akakura
    Tokyo University of Science, Japan
  • Yumi Asahi
    Tokai University, Japan
  • Linda Elliott
    US Army Research Laboratory, United States
  • Shin'ichi Fukuzumi
    RIKEN, Japan
  • Tetsuya Harada
    Tokyo University of Science, Japan
  • Naotake Hirasawa
    Otaru University of Commerce, Japan
  • Michitaka Hirose
    The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Yasushi Ikei
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
  • Keiko Kasamatsu
    Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
  • Daiji Kobayashi
    Chitose institute of Science and Technology, Japan
  • Kentaro Kotani
    Kansai University, Japan
  • Ηiroyuki Miki
    Oki Consulting Solutions, Japan
  • Ryosuke Saga
    Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
  • Katsunori Shimohara
    Doshisha University, Japan
  • Tomohito Tomoto
    Tokyo Polytechnic University, Japan
  • Kim-Phuong Vu
    Cal State Univ Long Beach, United States
  • Marcelo Wanderley
    McGill University, Canada
  • Tomio Watanabe
    Okayama Prefectural University, Japan
  • Takehiko Yamaguchi
    Tokyo University of Science, Japan