The ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) series of academic conferences is generally considered the most prestigious in the field of human-computer interaction. It is hosted by ACM SIGCHI, the Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction. CHI has been held annually since 1982 and attracts thousands of international attendees.

CHI Steering Committee

The CHI Steering Committee oversees the activities of all conference committee chairs from CHI 2018 onwards. It ensures that the objectives of the conference as established by the Steering Committee and Executive Committee of SIGCHI are met. The CHI Steering Committee was created by SIGCHI Executive Committee in 2016. Its first meeting was organized be in Denver (USA), December 10th-11th 2016.
From CHI 2018 onwards, this committee serves as a focal point for communications between the conference committee, CHI attendees, CHI committees, CHI vendors, CHI liaison, SIGCHI and the SIGCHI Services Staff. With respect to CHI conference series and individual CHI conferences, the responsibilities of this CHI steering committee and the SIGCHI executive committee are outlined on the Responsibilities page.

Members

  • Steve Brewster (CHI 2019 General co-chair, CHI 2013 and 2014 Papers & Notes Co-Chair)
  • Andy Cockburn (CHI 2014 and 2015 Papers & Notes Co-Chair)
  • Anna Cox (CHI 2018 and CHI 2019 TPC co-chair)
  • Ashley Cozzi (for the setup phase only) – ACM liaison and CHI conference historical perspective
  • Allison Druin (CHI 2016 General co-chair)
  • Tovi Grossman (CHI 2014 TPC co-chair)
  • Carl Gutwin (CHI 2011 Papers & Notes co-chair)
  • Kori Inkpen (CHI 2015 and 2016 TPC co-chair)
  • Matt Jones (CHI 2014 General co-chair)
  • Farrah Khan (for the running phase) – ACM liaison
  • Jinwoo Kim (CHI 2015 General co-chair)
  • Joe Konstan (CHI 2012 chair, past SIGCHI chair and past SIG governing board chair)
  • Cliff Lampe (CHI 2016 and 2017 TPC co-chair)
  • Regan Mandryk (CHI General co-chair 2018) – CHI 2019 liaison
  • Jennifer Mankoff (Accessibility at CHI conferences)
  • Merredith Morris (CHI 2009 TPC co-chair CHI 2020 co-chair)
  • Philippe Palanque (chair) (CHI General co-chair 2014 and former ACM SIGCHI Adjunct Chair for Specialised Conferences) – contact me here () – CHI 2018 liaison

Past members

  • Scooter Morris (CHI General co-chair 1992, past SIGCHI VP for conferences and past CMC chair)

Past CHI Conferences

Archive Location Acceptance Rate
(Accepted/Submitted)
Attendance Publications
CHI ’17 Denver, CO, US 600/2400 = 25%  2939 Proceedings*
Extended Abstracts*
2017 YouTube Videos
CHI ’16 San Jose, CA, US 565/2435 = 23%  3624 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
SEACHI Symposium
2016 YouTube Videos
CHI ’15 Seoul, KR 379/1520 = 25% 2896 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2015 YouTube Videos
CHI ’14 Toronto, ON, CA 465/2043 = 23% 3001 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2014 YouTube Videos
CHI ’13 Paris, FR 392/1963 = 20% 3443 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2013 YouTube Videos
CHI ’12 Austin, TX, US 370/1577 = 23% 2616 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2012 YouTube Videos
CHI ’11 Vancouver, BC, CA 410/1532 = 27% 2861 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2011 YouTube Videos
CHI ’10 Atlanta, GA, US 302/1346 = 22% 2384 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2010 YouTube Videos
CHI ’09 Boston, MA, US 277/1130 = 25% 2358 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2009 YouTube Videos
CHI ’08 Florence, IT 157/714 = 22% 2361 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2008 YouTube Videos
CHI ’07 San Jose, CA, US 182/840 = 22% 2620 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
2007 YouTube Videos
CHI ’06 Montreal, QC, CA 151/626 = 24% 2250 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’05 Portland, OR, US 93/372 = 25% 1947 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’04 Vienna, AT 93/578 = 16% 1815 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’03 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US 75/468 = 16% 1435 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’02 Minneapolis, MN, US 61/414 = 15% 1726 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
Case Studies
CHI ’01 Seattle, WA, USA 69/352 = 20% 2832 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’00 The Hague, NL 72/336 = 21% 2628 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’99 Pittsburgh, PA, US 78/312 = 25% 2264 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’98 Los Angeles, CA, US 81/351 = 23% 2310 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’97 Atlanta, GA, US 55/234 = 24% 2081 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’96 Vancouver, BC, CA 55/256 = 21% 2344 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’95 Denver, CO, US 66/228 = 29% 2254 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’94 Boston, MA, US 70/263 = 27% 2618 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’93 Amsterdam, NL 62/330 = 19% 1608 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’92 Monterey, CA, US 67/216 = 31% 2350 Proceedings
Extended Abstracts
CHI ’91 New Orleans, LA, US 56/240 = 23% 1762 Proceedings
CHI ’90 Seattle, WA, US 47/260 = 18% 2263 Proceedings
CHI ’89 Austin, TX, US 54/199 = 27% 1611 Proceedings
CHI ’88 Washington, DC, US 39/187 = 21% 1450 Proceedings
CHI ’87 Toronto, ON, CA 46/166 = 28% 1300 Proceedings
CHI ’86 Boston, MA, US 47/122 = 39% 1275 Proceedings
CHI ’85 San Francisco, CA, US 35/170 = 21% 1250 Proceedings
CHI ’83 Boston, MA, US 59/176 = 34% 1000 Proceedings
CHI ’82 Gaithersberg, MD, US 75/165 = 45% 906 Proceedings
Overall 5105/22121 = 23%

*These links provide open access for 12 months after becoming active in the ACM DL.