• In order to better support students from and currently based in developing countries pursuing HCI/UX, ACM SIGCHI Gary Marsden Student Development Fund now covers all HCI relevant conferences and SIGCHI sponsored summer/winter schools. The application deadline: 15th of February, May, August and November. In recognition of Gary Marsden’s contributions and inspiration in HCI4D, ACM SIGCHI […]

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  • The video recordings of CHI 2017 including keynotes, panels, plenaries, and 210 paper presentations are now freely accessible on the official SIGCHI YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/acmsigchi All videos will also be available in the ACM Digital Library within the next days (http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3025453). The SIGCHI Youtube channel contains more than 1900 videos; also including keynotes, plenaries, panels, […]

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  • One of the Special Funding Initiatives the SIGCHI Executive Committee has established, under its SIGCHI Development Fund Program, is a call for applications to support Internationalisation, Diversity and Inclusion events at our SIGCHI Sponsored Conferences. Only events which are organized at our 24 SIGCHI sponsored conferences will be considered (HRI, IUI, TEI, C&C, DIS, EICS, […]

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  • Please join us on Wednesday, May 10 from 12:30 – 14:30 for the SIGCHI Town Hall/General Assembly Lunch at CHI in Room 207. During the Town Hall, SIGCHI officers present ongoing programs and activities, followed by an audience Q&A session. This event is open to all CHI attendees, and an informal lunch is available on […]

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  • SIGCHI sponsors 13 students from around the world to attend the ACM 50 Years of the A.M. Turing Award Celebration ACM awarded the first A.M. Turing Award fifty years ago to Alan Perlis for his work on advanced programming techniques and compiler construction. This June 23-24 ACM will celebrate 50 years of the Award with […]

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  • Have you ever read about a conference that you’d love to go to, but know that it’s impossible? Impossible because it’s overseas and your university doesn’t support overseas travel? Impossible because your research is in areas not covered by your advisor’s grants? Impossible because your institution has no travel funding whatsoever? Now there is hope. […]

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  • The following blog post was first published in March of 2017. In June SIGCHI was advised of the new ACM Policy Against Discrimination and Harassment for Members and Event Attendees. This blog post remains online as a record from March of 2017 of what was communicated to our membership then. Nothing stated in this post […]

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  • SIGCHI is pleased to announce the recipients of its awards for 2017. See the list of SIGCHI Awards for 2017: 2017 SIGCHI Awards

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  • Applications are now invited from SIGCHI student members to represent SIGCHI at the 2017 ACM Turing Celebration Event. ACM’s “50 years of the ACM Turing Award” Celebration will be on June 23-24, 2017. At this, ACM Turing laureates will join other ACM award recipients and experts in moderated panel discussions exploring how computing has evolved and […]

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