World’s preeminent showcase for interactive technology opens April 21st
At CHI 2018, thousands of the world’s top researchers, scientists, and designers gathered to explore new ideas. Presenters from companies such as Google, Facebook and Spotify joined scholars from universities including Stanford, MIT, Harvard, Carnegie Mellon and the University of Waterloo to present their latest research, solve their hardest problems, learn new material and build their networks at this year’s ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, (CHI 2018) from 21 April – 26 April at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal, Canada.
Our press kit offered a glimpse of what the conference had to offer. Take a look at the press reporting on CHI 2018 below.
Comment combattre les incessantes distractions au bureau? (English Translation)
Olivier Schmouker, les affaires, May 3, 2018
Zukunftskonferenz CHI: Virtual Reality wird fühlbar (English Translation)
von Dennis Katrup, Deutchlandfunk, April 26, 2018
The World’s First Working Projector Smartwatch Turns Your Arm Into a Big Touchscreen
Andrew Liszewski, Gizmodo, April 26, 2018
This Cheap Painting Technique Turns Walls into Giant Touch Sensors
Andrew Liszewski, Gizmodo, May 2, 2018
Device helps blind, low-vision users better browse web pages
Allen Cone, UPI, April 18, 2018
Touch-sensitive wall might let you control home devices in the future
Mallory Locklear, Engadget, April, 24th, 2018
MIT researchers turn water into ‘calm’ computer interfaces
Aaron Souppouris, Engadget, April 24, 2018
Turn that bachelor pad into a touch pad: Now you can paint buttons, sensors on your walls
Thomas Clayburn, The Register, April 24, 2018
Other Media Clippings
沓澤真二, ねとらぼ, April 12, 2018
Paint transforms walls into interactive touchpads
Byron Spice, Futurity: Research News, April 24, 2018
Scientists Make Self-Folding Materials With A 3D Printer
Danica Simic, VW (ValueWalk) April 27, 2018
Smart wall signifies possible new future for housing
Jakarta Post, May 1, 2018
Parents Can Take a Stand Against Apps that Take Advantage of Their Child’s Attention With Mindful Purchases
Electronics 360, Siobhan Treacy, May 2, 2018
New Bento Browser Organizes Complex Mobile Searches
Transforming Education Through Technology Journal, Dian Schaffhauser, May 2, 2018
Smart watch expands touch display to the skin
eenews, Julien Happich, May 3, 2018
Registration & Press Accreditation Form
All members of the press must register for CHI 2018. To qualify for a CHI 2018 press pass, please complete the press accreditation form.
Please Note: Even if you have qualified for a CHI press badge in the past, you must re-qualify for CHI 2018.
For any inquiries not answered in the press accreditation form, please contact Rosemary Stevens, Publicity Coordinator for CHI 2018.