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CHI 1999 Details

CHI 1999 was held from May 15-20 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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General and Technical Program Co-Chairs

Mark Altom, Lucent Technologies

Marian Williams, University of Massachusetts Lowell


Kevin Schofield, Microsoft Corporation

ACM SIGCHI Program Director

David Riederman, ACM

Conference Manager

Paul Henning, Conference and Logistics Consultants, Inc.

CHIkids Co-Chairs

Sue Ann Balogh, KiddieCorp, Inc.

Angela Boltman, University of Maryland

Demonstrations Co-Chairs

Michel Beaudouin-Lafon, University of Aarhus

Lisa Neal

Development Consortium Co-Chairs

James Fozard, National Institute on Aging,

John C. Thomas, IBM Research – Hawthorne

Doctoral Consortium Co-Chairs

Deborah Hix, Virginia Tech

Andrew Monk, University of York

Interviews Chair

Richard Anderson, Usability/Design/Discovery Adventures

Late Breaking Results Co-Chairs

Angel R. Puerta, RedWhale Software

Juergen Ziegler, Fraunhofer IAO

Mentoring Liaisons

Robin Jeffries, Sun Microsystems

John C. Tang, Sun Microsystems

Panels Co-Chairs

Stephanie Doane, University of Illinois

Susan Dumais, Microsoft Research

Papers Co-Chairs

Kate Ehrlich, The Office at One Kendall Square

William Newman, Xerox Research Centre Europe

Special Interest Groups Co-Chairs

Susan Dray, Dray and Associates

Garett Dworman, University of Pennsylvania

Student Posters Co-Chairs

Tom Gross, University of Linz

Kori Inkpen, Simon Fraser University

Tutorials Co-Chairs

Michael Tauber, University of Paderborn

Dennis Wixon, Redwest A/1148

Video Papers Co-Chair

Benjamin B. Bederson, University of Maryland

Workshops Co-Chairs

Jill Drury

Charles van der Mast, Delft University of Technology

Outreach Chair

Michael J. Muller, Lotus Development Corporation

Publicity Liaison

Tony Fernandes, iContact Consulting

Reviewer Liaison

Keith Instone, Usable Web

Sponsorship Liaison

Jakob Nielsen, Nielsen Norman Group

Student Volunteers Co-Chairs

Julie Jacko, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Andrew Sears, DePaul University

Technology Liaison

Marilyn C. Salzman

Africa Regional Liaison

Jacques Hugo

Asian Pacific Regional Liaison

Kumiyo Nakakoji, Nara Institute of Science and Technology

Australia Regional Liaison

Sarah Bloomer

Europe Regional Liaison

Manfred Tscheligi, University of Vienna

North America Regional Liaison

G. Bowden Wise, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

South America Regional Liaison

Raquel Oliveira Prates, Departamento de Informatica — PUC-Rio

Conference Logistics/Administrations

Stacy Riley, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc.

Mike Yancy, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc.

Exhibitor Contractor

Sharon Rosenblatt

Online Communications

Tom Brinck, Diamond Bullet Design

Public Relations Consultant

Rosemary Wick Stevens, Ace Public Relations

Publications Contractor

Jean Tullier, Tullier Marketing Communications, Inc.

Registration Contractor

Carole Mann, Registration Systems Lab

Sponsorship Support Staff

Carol Klyver, Foundations of Excellence

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