Student Research Consortium


  • Submission Due: August 30, 2021

  • Notification of acceptance: September 24, 2021

  • Final Camera-ready Due: October 1, 2021

  • (All deadlines close at 23:59 IST)

Important information

Student Research Consortium Chairs

India HCI 2021
Grace Eden
Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi, India

India HCI 2021
Rajneeshkaur Sachdeo Bedi
MIT Art Design and Technology University, India

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Welcome to the Student Research Consortium (SRC) 2021

The Student Research Consortium (SRC) is a venue for undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral students (early stage) to showcase their research projects in engineering, design, psychology, sociology, anthropology, and the digital arts.

Topics include (though not limited to)

Preparing your SRC Submission

Present the state-of-art or related work, and discuss the paper’s research contribution. Papers should describe:

Submission Format

Submissions can be made as explained below.

Extended Abstract: Authors will submit an anonymized paper (6 pages maximum) written in the ACM Paper Format (mentioned below), with the following components: research motivation, literature review, methods, findings and discussion. Submissions not meeting the page limit or formatting requirements will be automatically disqualified. This document should be submitted as a single PDF and the file must be no larger than 10 Mb in size.

Video: Paper submissions may be accompanied by videos of any length up to a maximum of 5 minutes and less than 90 MB. The video should effectively communicate the research motivation and question, method, findings and discussion. Submit your videos on EasyChair with your paper submission.

Eligibility Guidelines

You must be a current undergraduate, master, and doctoral student not completing your studies before the 2020-2021 academic year. Faculty members or professionals who may have contributed as guides or supervisors should be acknowledged separately, and should NOT be listed as “authors” of the submission. The best submissions will be showcased in a session during the conference.

Proof of student status: All authors must submit notes signed by their academic supervisor/head of school to with the title of their paper as the subject line. All authors must send their proof of active student status as one zip file.

ACM Paper Format

All authors should submit manuscripts in the ACM Paper Format using Microsoft Word Template, LaTeX Template, or Overleaf.

[Please note that the Microsoft Word Template contains invisible meta-tags related to the paper format and structure. While writing the paper authors are requested to add their content without altering any format and structure of the template.]

Important information

  • All papers should be submitted electronically to Easychair by August 30, 2021.
  • All selected papers will be published in ACM digital library

Important Dates

  • August 30, 2021: Submission due
  • September 24, 2021: Notification of acceptance
  • October 1, 2021: Final camera-ready for publication in the ACM Digital Library
  • (All deadlines close at 23:59 IST)

There will be three independent reviewers for each paper. In addition, a meta-review will be done by a program committee member.