The paper by Jeanine Krath and Prof. Dr. Harald von Korflesch entitled "Player Types and Game Element Preferences: Investigating the Relationship with the Gamification User Types HEXAD Scale" was awarded the Best Paper Award in the category "HCI in Games" by the program committee of the 23rd International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International). With this award, the program committee recognized the scientific quality and relevance of the paper for future research. HCI International 2021 is a major international conference in the field of Human-Computer Interaction, which this year brought together researchers from over 80 countries. It combines 19 sub-conferences, including HCI and Artificial Intelligence, Virtual and Augmented Reality, HCI in Business, Government and Organizations, and Cybersecurity. The subconference on HCI in Games was held for the third time in 2021. The contribution of Jeanine Krath and Prof. Dr. Harald von Korflesch was awarded as the best paper out of 59 accepted contributions.
The article is published in the Proceedings of the conference in Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-030-77277-2_18
More information can be found on the conference website: http://2021.hci.international/hci-games-best-paper-award.html