We are happy to announce Best of CHI2019 co-sponsored by ACM SIGCHI Asian Development Committee and HCI Professionals Association of India on 6th of July, 2019 at IIT Bombay, Mumbai. The intent of the event is to bring together students, researchers and practitioners to discuss some of the many interesting papers which were presented at CHI 2019 (https://chi2019.acm.org).
CHI 2019 is the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. This year the conference had 724 papers presented across multiple themes.
The programme will comprise of three sessions:
- We are curating about 20 most interesting papers among these. We will be showcasing the original videos of these papers as they were presented at CHI2019 this year. We will also be inviting the authors of these papers to be available for answering audience questions.
- Apart from this, we will be inviting the members of the audience to summarise in 5 minutes each about 10 more papers in the session titled ‘My favorite CHI paper’. (Sign up at the time of registration if you would like to present your favourite paper from CHI this year.)
- Lastly, the highlight of the day will be two talks by well-known HCI researchers from India: Prof. Keyur Sorathia from IIT Guwahati and Prof. Balaji Parthasarathy from IIIT Bangalore.
Lunch, refreshments and dinner will be provided.
Best of CHI2019 is open to everybody interested in HCI research. The main audience for this event will comprise of people who could not make it to CHI this year for several reasons but are very much interested in HCI and CHI.
|9:00 am – 10:00 am||Introductions, Paper session – 2 papers|
|10:00 am – 10:30 am||Tea|
|10:30 am – 12:30 pm||Paper session - 6 papers|
|12:30 pm – 1:00 pm||Talk 1|
|1:00 pm – 2:00 pm||Lunch|
|2:00 pm – 3:15 pm||My favorite CHI paper (5-min summary of 12 papers followed by a discussion)|
|3:15 pm – 3:45 pm||Tea|
|3:45 pm – 4:15 pm||Talk 2|
|4:15 pm – 6:15 pm||Paper session - 6 papers|
|6:30 pm – 8:00 pm||Dinner|
|8:00 pm – 10:00 pm||Paper session - 6 papers|
|Students (valid student ID card required)|
|Regular (till June 15)||₹500 + GST|
|Walk-in(from June 16)||₹800 + GST||Professionals|
|Regular (till June 15)||₹1,000 + GST|
|Walk-in(from June 16)||₹1,500 + GST|
Registration fees include venue, lunch, dinner and refreshments. It does not include travel and accommodation costs. We can help you with the list of affordable hostels. A few students could be accommodated in student hostels in the IIT Bombay campus.
Please contact Pranjal Jain (email: email@example.com / WhatsApp: 9566822030) with your queries related to accommodation.
Pranjal Jain, Srishti Institute of Arts, Design and Technology
Manjiri Joshi, IDC, IIT Bombay
- IDC School of Design
- Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
- Powai - 400076
- Mumbai, India