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Membership Benefits

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As an ACM SIGCHI member, you will enjoy opportunities to network with HCI professionals in a variety of disciplines, receive the bi-monthly interactions in print. You also get discounts or membership rates on many conferences, workshops, and publications. You may join SIGCHI as part of your ACM membership, or you may become a SIGCHI member only.

SIGCHI membership also includes full access to all SIGCHI sponsored publications in the ACM Digital Library except for interactions.

Membership in SIGCHI must be coordinated through ACM. Information and forms can be found on the ACM membership page.


As a member of ACM, you receive: Communications of the ACM — conference, journal, SIG, and book discounts — an e-mail forwarding address as a free service to members, and Internet access through “” — and more. Look at the following pages for details:

Local Chapters

There are many local Special Interest Groups (SIGs) Chapters affiliated with SIGCHI. Joining a local Chapter gives you access to nearby HCI professionals and enthusiasts. Many local Chapters have newsletters, conduct frequent meetings and workshops, and host interesting events. Membership information is best obtained directly from your local Chapter. Start with the following page to find your nearest local Chapter:

Other member benefits

Sometimes special arrangements or benefits are being arranged for ACM SIGCHI members. This page details current benefits. Please contact us if you would like to make or already have special arrangements for SIGCHI members by sending mail to sigchi-vp-operations at

  • Discounted rate for UMUAI
    In honor of the tenth anniversary of the journal User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction Kluwer Academic Publishers is offering SIGCHI members a special subscription rate of $55 per year (regularly $145). For more information, including subscription information, visit:

Member Services

Members of ACM SIGCHI can make changes in their membership data, add services, order publications, and perform other membership-related activities on-line. Please see the following page:

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