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Past Deadlines

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
Accepted Courses

13 October 2017
Accepted Workshops/Symposia

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
Early Career Development Symposium
Late-Breaking Work
Panels & Roundtable Discussions
Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
Video Showcase

25 January 2018

8 March 2018
1 March 2018
Early Registration Deadline


Conference Chairs
Regan Mandryk, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Mark Hancock, University of Waterloo, Canada

Assistants to General Chairs
Max Birk, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Cayley MacArthur, University of Waterloo, Canada

Technical Program Chairs
Mark Perry, Brunel University London, UK
Anna Cox, University College London, UK

Assistants to the Technical Program Chairs
Frederik Brudy, University College London, UK
Marta Cecchinato, Northumbria University, UK

Papers Chairs
Anind Dey, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Ed Cutrell, Microsoft Research, USA
m.c. schraefel, Southampton University, UK

Assistant to the Papers Chairs
Dorota Filipczuk, Southampton University, UK

Demonstrations Chairs 
Roel Vertegaal, Queen’s University, Canada
Jessica Cauchard, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel
Jeremy Cooperstock, McGill University, Canada

Late Breaking Work Chairs
Kathrin Gerling, University of Lincoln, UK
Antti Salovaara, University of Helsinki, Finland
Youn-ah Kang, Yonsei University, Korea
Derek Reilly, Dalhousie University, Canada

alt.chi Chairs
Shaun Lawson, Northumbria University, UK
Ben Kirman, University of York, UK
Conor Linehan, University College Cork, Ireland

CHI Journals Chair
Hrvoje Benko

Case Studies Chairs
Edward Tse, NUITEQ, Sweden
Elizabeth Buie, Sigma Consulting Solutions Ltd, UK

Courses Chairs
Max Wilson, University of Nottingham, UK
Horia Maior, University of Nottingham, UK
Victoria Schwanda Sosik, Google, USA

Doctoral Consortium Chairs
Kenton O’Hara, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, UK
Floyd Mueller, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
Yunan Chen, University of California, Irvine, USA

Panels & Roundtable Discussions Chairs
Parmit Chilana, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Julie Kientz, University of Washington, USA

Video Previews Chair
Carla Griggio, Inria-Saclay, France

Video Showcase Chairs
Danyel Fisher, Microsoft Research, USA
Nadia Pantidi, University College Cork, Ireland

Workshops/Symposia Chairs
Johannes Schöning, University of Bremen, Germany
Xinru Page, Bentley University, USA
Nithya Sambasivan, Google, USA

Posters Chairs
Cosmin Munteanu, University of Toronto Mississauga, CA

Diversity and Inclusivity Lunch Chairs
Anke Brock, ENAC Toulouse, France
Allison Druin, Pratt Institute, USA
Gopinaath Kannabiran, Indiana University, Bloomington
Nitesh (Tesh) Goyal, Google/Harvard University

GameJam Chairs
Josh Tanenbaum, University of California, Irvine, USA
Roger Altizer, University of Utah, USA
Nicole Crenshaw, University of California, Irvine, USA
Gillian Smith, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA

ScienceJam Chairs
Jan D. Smeddinck, University of Bremen, Germany
Elisa Mekler, University of Basel, Switzerland
Carl Gutwin, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Casper Harteveld, Northeastern University, USA

Student Design Competition Chairs
Jungjoo Lee, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Paul Marshall, University of Bristol, UK
Roisin McNaney, Lancaster University, UK

Student Research Competition Chairs
Antti Oulasvirta, Aalto University, Finland
Elizabeth Churchill, Google, USA

Doctoral Thesis Award Chair
Julie Williamson, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Special Interest Groups Chairs
Lindsay Reynolds, Facebook, USA
Siroberto “Bert” Scerbo, Disney, USA

Student Volunteer Chairs
Patrick Carrington, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Haley MacLeod, Indiana University, USA

Live Streaming Chair
Matthew Miller, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Operations Chair
Anna Kötteritzsch, Bundeswehr University Munich, Germany

Communications Chair
Lennart Nacke, University of Waterloo, Canada

Awards Chair
Steven Drucker, Microsoft Research, USA

Early Career Development Chairs
Michael Muller, IBM, USA
Geraldine Fitzpatrick, TU Wien, Austria

Local Arrangements Chairs
Pierre-Majorique Léger, HEC Montréal, Canada
Francois Courtemanche, HEC Montréal, Canada
Vanessa Georges, HEC Montréal, Canada

Accessibility Chairs
Erin Brady, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA
Robin Brewer, University of Michigan, USA
Erin Buehler, Facebook, USA

CHI Family Chairs
Audrey Girouard, Carleton University, Canada
Jon Froehlich, University of Washington, USA

Health/Fitness Chair
m.c. schraefel, Southampton University, UK

Telepresence Chairs
Sue Fussell, Cornell University, USA
Carman Neustaedter, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Systems Chairs
Michael Stewart, James Madison University, USA
Javier Tibau, Virginia Tech, USA

Video Capture Chairs
David Lindlbauer, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Roman Rädle, Aarhus University, Denmark

Analytics Chair
Sandy Gould, University of Birmingham, UK

Data Chair
Toni-Jan Keith Monserrat, University of the Philippines
Earnest Wheeler, University of Michigan, USA

Mobile App Chair
Toni-Jan Keith Monserrat, University of the Philippines

CHI 2018 Kazoo Beaver Launch Game
Jason Bowey, University of Saskatchewan

Art Chairs
Thecla Schiphorst, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Andruid Kerne, Texas A&M University, USA
Luc Courchesne, Société des arts technologiques, Canada
Kristina Andersen, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands

PlayZone Chairs
Max Birk, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Zach Toups, New Mexico State University, USA

Social Media Chairs
Lisa Anthony, University of Florida, USA
Cristina Zaga, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Rina Wehbe, University of Waterloo, Canada
Maria Wolters, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Web Chairs
Ignacio Avellino, Sorbonne Université, France
David Ledo, University of Calgary, Canada

CHI Steering Committee Liaison
Philippe Palanque, Université Paul Sabatier, France

ACM Liaisons
Ashley Cozzi, ACM, USA
Farrah Khan, ACM, USA

Logistics Manager
Stacey Ogren, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc., USA

Taylor Vick, Executive Events, Inc., USA

Lodging/Hotel Accommodations
Brooke Daley, Executive Events, Inc., USA

Industry Mentor
Jofish Kaye, Mozilla

Carol Klyver, Foundations of Excellence, USA

Exhibits and Recruiting
Carol Klyver, Foundations of Excellence, USA

Publicity Coordinator
Rosemary Stevens, Ace Public Relations

Conference Manager
Paul Henning, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc., USA


24th April 2018
Breaking news! CHI est dans la press: comment combattre les incessantes distractions au bureau?
(How to fight the incessant distractions at the office).

21st April 2018
Registration has closed.

19th April 2018
Long flight? Download the papers and extended abstracts video previews to watch offline on the plane.

11th April 2018
Planning your trip to Montréal? Check our Montréal and Things to do in Montréal pages along with the Montréal tourist board CHI Delegates page.

9th April 2018
The CHI Expo will feature Demonstrations on Monday night. Get a sneak peak of this exciting event!

14th March 2018
The CHI18 video teaser is available, a quick overview of what's coming at CHI.

27th February 2018
The CHI 2018 Technical Program is now live.

26th January 2018
Traveling to Canada? Check out the visa requirements page.

25th January 2018
New this year! Book your hotel through the CHI registration page.

24th January 2018
CHI 2018 is excited to announce three dynamic keynote speakers who will address our theme - Engage - from differing perspectives.

23rd January 2018
Registration for CHI 2018 is open! Register now on the CHI registration site.

21st January 2018
Have children? Need support? Check out support for attendees with families at CHI 2018.

8th January 2018
Getting ready for CHI? Have a look at the CHI 2018 "Health Blog" by m.c. schraefel

4th January 2018
Direct registration for exhibitors is now open. For additional information, read “For Exhibitors”.

20th December 2017
Check out the CHI 2018 accepted courses

18th December 2017
Check out the CHI 2018 accepted workshops and symposia

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