Emotional Intelligence Recently, researchers in neurosciences and psychology have found that emotions are widely related to cognition; they exert influences in various behavioral and cognitive processes, such as attention, long-term memorizing, and decision-making. The notion of emotional intelligence has attracted increasing attention due to its capabilities to improve people's performance. There are a number of questions to address, including: What is emotional intelligence? What is the impact of emotional intelligence on individual and social learning? How do the different emotional aspects interact with one another, and with related states such as motivation and engagement? This special track focuses on the possibilities and potential offered by emotional intelligence in computer systems.