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Deadlines

12 September 2017
Papers: Title, abstract, authors, subcommittee choice, and all other metadata

19 September 2017
Papers: Submission files

11 October 2017
Doctoral Consortium
Case Studies
Courses
Art Exhibition

13 October 2017
Workshops/Symposia

2 January 2018
Student Design Competition

15 January 2018
alt.chi
Career Development Day
Demonstrations
Late-Breaking Work
Panels & Fireside Chats
Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
Student Research Competition
Video Showcase

Diversity & Inclusion Statement

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.

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.

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

Other Relevant Links
ACM
SIGCHI
ACM SIGCHI Policy Against Discrimination and Harassment 

Diversity and Inclusivity Lunch Chairs, CHI 2018

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

News

3 August 2017
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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