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CHI 2018 details

CHI 2018 was held from Apr 21-26 in Montreal, Canada.

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Conference Chairs

Regan Mandryk, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Mark Hancock, University of Waterloo, Canada

Assistants to General Chairs

Max Birk, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Cayley MacArthur, University of Waterloo, Canada

Technical Program Chairs

Mark Perry, Brunel University London, UK
Anna Cox, University College London, UK

Assistants to the Technical Program Chairs

Frederik Brudy, University College London, UK
Marta Cecchinato, Northumbria University, UK

Papers Chairs

Anind Dey, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Ed Cutrell, Microsoft Research, USA
m.c. schraefel, Southampton University, UK

Assistant to the Papers Chairs

Dorota Filipczuk, Southampton University, UK

Demonstrations Chairs

Roel Vertegaal, Queen’s University, Canada
Jessica Cauchard, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel
Jeremy Cooperstock, McGill University, Canada

Late Breaking Work Chairs

Kathrin Gerling, University of Lincoln, UK
Antti Salovaara, University of Helsinki, Finland
Youn-ah Kang, Yonsei University, Korea
Derek Reilly, Dalhousie University, Canada

alt.chi Chairs

Shaun Lawson, Northumbria University, UK
Ben Kirman, University of York, UK
Conor Linehan, University College Cork, Ireland

CHI Journals Chair

Hrvoje Benko

Case Studies Chairs

Edward Tse, NUITEQ, Sweden
Elizabeth Buie, Sigma Consulting Solutions Ltd, UK

Courses Chairs

Max Wilson, University of Nottingham, UK
Horia Maior, University of Nottingham, UK
Victoria Schwanda Sosik, Google, USA

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Kenton O’Hara, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, UK
Floyd Mueller, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
Yunan Chen, University of California, Irvine, USA

Panels & Roundtable Discussions Chairs

Parmit Chilana, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Julie Kientz, University of Washington, USA

Video Previews Chair

Carla Griggio, Inria-Saclay, France

Video Showcase Chairs

Danyel Fisher, Microsoft Research, USA
Nadia Pantidi, University College Cork, Ireland

Workshops/Symposia Chairs

Johannes Schöning, University of Bremen, Germany
Xinru Page, Bentley University, USA
Nithya Sambasivan, Google, USA

Posters Chairs

Cosmin Munteanu, University of Toronto Mississauga, CA

Diversity and Inclusivity Lunch Chairs

Anke Brock, ENAC Toulouse, France
Allison Druin, Pratt Institute, USA
Gopinaath Kannabiran, Indiana University, Bloomington
Nitesh (Tesh) Goyal, Google/Harvard University

GameJam Chairs

Josh Tanenbaum, University of California, Irvine, USA
Roger Altizer, University of Utah, USA
Nicole Crenshaw, University of California, Irvine, USA
Gillian Smith, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA

ScienceJam Chairs

Jan D. Smeddinck, University of Bremen, Germany
Elisa Mekler, University of Basel, Switzerland
Carl Gutwin, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Casper Harteveld, Northeastern University, USA

Student Design Competition Chairs

Jungjoo Lee, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Paul Marshall, University of Bristol, UK
Roisin McNaney, Lancaster University, UK

Student Research Competition Chairs

Antti Oulasvirta, Aalto University, Finland
Elizabeth Churchill, Google, USA

Doctoral Thesis Award Chair

Julie Williamson, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Special Interest Groups Chairs

Lindsay Reynolds, Facebook, USA
Siroberto “Bert” Scerbo, Disney, USA

Student Volunteer Chairs

Patrick Carrington, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Haley MacLeod, Indiana University, USA

Live Streaming Chair

Matthew Miller, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Operations Chair

Anna Kötteritzsch, Bundeswehr University Munich, Germany

Communications Chair

Lennart Nacke, University of Waterloo, Canada

Awards Chair

Steven Drucker, Microsoft Research, USA

Early Career Development Chairs

Michael Muller, IBM, USA
Geraldine Fitzpatrick, TU Wien, Austria

Local Arrangements Chairs

Pierre-Majorique Léger, HEC Montréal, Canada
Francois Courtemanche, HEC Montréal, Canada
Vanessa Georges, HEC Montréal, Canada

Accessibility Chairs

Erin Brady, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA
Robin Brewer, University of Michigan, USA
Erin Buehler, Facebook, USA

CHI Family Chairs

Audrey Girouard, Carleton University, Canada
Jon Froehlich, University of Washington, USA

Health/Fitness Chair

m.c. schraefel, Southampton University, UK

Telepresence Chairs

Sue Fussell, Cornell University, USA
Carman Neustaedter, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Systems Chairs

Michael Stewart, James Madison University, USA
Javier Tibau, Virginia Tech, USA

Video Capture Chairs

David Lindlbauer, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Roman Rädle, Aarhus University, Denmark

Analytics Chair

Sandy Gould, University of Birmingham, UK

Data Chair

Toni-Jan Keith Monserrat, University of the Philippines
Earnest Wheeler, University of Michigan, USA

Mobile App Chair

Toni-Jan Keith Monserrat, University of the Philippines

CHI 2018 Kazoo Beaver Launch Game

Jason Bowey, University of Saskatchewan

Art Chairs

Thecla Schiphorst, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Andruid Kerne, Texas A&M University, USA
Luc Courchesne, Société des Arts Technologiques, Canada
Kristina Andersen, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands

PlayZone Chairs

Max Birk, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Zach Toups, New Mexico State University, USA

Social Media Chairs

Lisa Anthony, University of Florida, USA
Cristina Zaga, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Rina Wehbe, University of Waterloo, Canada
Maria Wolters, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Web Chairs

Ignacio Avellino, Sorbonne Université, France
David Ledo, University of Calgary, Canada

CHI Steering Committee Liaison

Philippe Palanque, Université Paul Sabatier, France

ACM Liaisons

Ashley Cozzi, ACM, USA
Farrah Khan, ACM, USA

Logistics Manager

Stacey Ogren, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc., USA


Taylor Vick, Executive Events, Inc., USA

Lodging/Hotel Accommodations

Brooke Daley, Executive Events, Inc., USA

Industry Mentor

Jofish Kaye, Mozilla


Carol Klyver, Foundations of Excellence, USA

Exhibits and Recruiting

Carol Klyver, Foundations of Excellence, USA

Publicity Coordinator

Rosemary Stevens, Ace Public Relations

Conference Manager

Paul Henning, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc., USA

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