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CHI 1996 Details

CHI 1996 was held from April 13-18 in Vancouver, Canada.

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Conference Co-Chairs

Kevin Schofield, Microsoft
Michael J. Tauber, University of Paderborn

Technical Program Co-Chairs

Bonnie Nardi, Apple Computer, Inc.
Gerrit C. van der Veer, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Twente

Technology Support Chair

Steve Guest, University of Technology Loughborough


Bob Gallup, Microsoft


Gene Lynch, Tektronix, Inc.

ACM Liaison

Diane Darrow, ACM

Basic Research Symposium Chairs

Alan Dix, The University of Huddersfield

Francesmary Modugno, University of Washington

Demonstrations Chairs

Gurminder Singh, National University of Singapore

Dan Venolia, Apple Computer, Inc.

Design Briefings Chairs

Victoria Bellotti, Apple Computer, Inc.

Jakob Nielsen, SunSoft, Inc.

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Tom Carey, University of Guelph

Simon Kaplan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Organization Overviews Chairs

Lisa Neal, EDS Technical Consulting Program

Gerd Szwillus, University of Paderborn

Panels Chairs

Joelle Coutaz, University of Grenoble

Steve Whittaker, Lotus Development Corporation

Papers Chairs

Robin Jeffries, SunSoft, Inc.

Jock D. Mackinlay, Xerox PARC

Short Papers and Interactive Posters Chairs

Michael J. Muller, U S WEST Advanced Technologies

Manfred Tscheligi, University of Vienna

Social Action Interactive Posters Chairs

Pamela Burke, AT&T

Andrea Mosher, Xerox

Tutorials Chairs

Mark W. Altom, AT&T Bell Laboratories

Marian G. Williams, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Videos Chairs

Mark Chignell, University of Toronto

Catherine Plaisant, University of Maryland

Workshops and SIGS Chairs

Vicki O’Day, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center

Ellen Isaacs, SunSoft

Audio Visual Support Chairs

Curt Stevens, Apple Computer

Childcare Chairs

Allison Druin, University of New Mexico

Commons Chairs

Lyn Bartram, Simon Fraser University

Computing Support Chairs

Jon Dukes-Schlossberg, Lockheed AI Center

Exhibits Chairs

Joe Konstan, University of Minnesota

Janelle Kozak, 3M Hardgoods and Electronics Support Division

Hypermedia Support Chairs

Keith Instone, Bowling Green State University

Torsten Knöfel, Bertelsmann Zentrale Informationsverarbeitung GmbH

Industry Liaison

Ian L. McClelland, Philips Corporate Design

Cathleen Wharton, U S WEST Advanced Technologies

Local Arrangements Chairs

Mark A. Leonard, Hewlett-Packard

Rhona Charron, MPR Teltech Ltd./EM

Publications Chairs

Irvin Katz, Educational Testing Service

Bob Mack, IBM

Scott Robertson, U S West Advanced Technology


Steve Anderson, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Chris Ghinazzi, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Student Volunteer Chairs

Robert Fein, U S WEST Advanced Technologies

Kori Inkpen, University of British Columbia

Surveys and Evaluation

Lorraine Borman

Conference Management

Paul Henning, Conference and Logistics Consultants

Public Relations Consultant

Rosemary Wick Stevens

Conference Administrator, Conference Office

Deborah Compere, Conference and Logistics Consultants

Americas Liaison

Mary Lytwyn, Bank of Montreal

Asia Liaison

Hirotada Ueda, Hitachi Denshi, Ltd.

Australia Liaison

Judy Hammond, University of Technology, Sydney

Europe Liaison

Fabio Paterno, CNUCE – C.N.R.

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