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14 September 2017
(Originally 12 September 2017)
Papers: Title, abstract, authors, subcommittee choice, and all other metadata
Updates on PCS problems

19 September 2017
Papers: Submission files

11 October 2017
Doctoral Consortium
Case Studies

13 October 2017

27 October 2017
Art Exhibition

22 November 2017
Paper rebuttals are due at 20:00 EST (8pm in Montreal)

2 January 2018
Student Design Competition
Student Research Competition

15 January 2018
Career Development Day
Late-Breaking Work
Panels & Fireside Chats
Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
Video Showcase

Diversity & Inclusion Statement

At CHI 2018 we want every participant to feel welcome, included, and safe at the conference. Moreover, we will do our best to accommodate specific needs such as accessibility, or dietary requirements. We cannot promise to solve every issue, but will try our best. We expect all interactions between CHI members to be respectful and constructive, including interactions during the review process, at the conference itself, and on social media and to abide by the ACM Policy Against Discrimination and Harassment.

CHI 2018 is an Association for Computing Machinery (“ACM”) Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction (“SIGCHI”) sponsored conference. The open exchange of ideas and the freedom of thought and expression are central to the ACM aims and goals. These require an environment that recognizes the inherent worth of every person and group, that fosters dignity, understanding, and mutual respect, and that embraces diversity. For these reasons, ACM requires all ACM members and members of ACM Special Interest Groups (“SIGs”) to abide by their Policy Against Discrimination and Harassment with respect to their participation in ACM-related activities. ACM also expects registered attendees of ACM- or SIG-sponsored events such as CHI 2018 (“Event Attendees”) to abide by this Policy.

Anyone witnessing or subject to unacceptable behaviour should notify the Conference Chairs.

Other Relevant Links
ACM SIGCHI Policy Against Discrimination and Harassment 

Diversity and Inclusivity Lunch Chairs, CHI 2018

Anke Brock, ENAC Toulouse
Allison Druin, Pratt Institute
Nitesh Goyal, Google/Harvard University
Gopinaath Kannabiran, Indiana University, Bloomington


3 August 20178
PCS will be open for paper submissions on Tuesday, August 22nd

29 June 2017
Check out the CHI blog, where we will communicate decisions and welcome comments.

9 May 2017
Website soft launch! Please contact web@chi2018.acm.org
for feedback.

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