ICMI 2006 was held from November 2-4 in Banff, Canada.

Table of Contents

Committee

General Chairs

Francis Quek, Virginia Tech, USA

Jie Yang, CMU, USA

Program Chairs

Abeer Alwan, UCLA, USA

Dominic Massaro, UC Santa Cruz, USA

TJ Hazen, MIT, USA

Local Chair

Gerald Morrisson, Smart Tech., Inc., Canada

Doctoral Spotlight Chair

Trevor Darrell, MIT, USA

Publicity Chair

Matthew Turk, UC Santa Barbara, USA

Demo Chair

Xilin Chen, CAS, China

Special Session Chair

Yingen (Eugene) Xiong, Virginia Tech, USA

Financial Sponsorships Chair

Andy Wilson, Microsoft Research, USA

Treasurer

Datong Chen, CMU, USA

Area Chairs

Noelle Carbonell, INRIA, France

Fang Chen, NICTA, Australia

Phil Cohen, Natural Interaction Systems, USA

Trevor Darrell, MIT, USA

Mark Gross, CMU, USA 

Jukka Linjama, Nokia, Finland

Roberto Manduchi, UCSC, USA

Helen Meng, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

Slim Ouni, LORIA, France

Vincent Stanford, NIST, USA

Rainer Stiefelhagen, Karlsruhe, Germany

Jian Wang, Microsoft Research Asia, China

Program Committee

Marc Al-Hames, Technische Universit�t M�nchen

Jan Alexandersson, DFKI GmbH

James Allen, University of Rochester

Paulo Barthelmess, Natural Interaction Systems

Wolfgang Beinhauer, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering

Mark Billinghurst, University of Canterbury

Peter Boda, Nokia Research Center

Herve Bourlard, IDIAP

Cynthia Breazeal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Roberto Brunelli, ITC-irst

John Canny, University of California Berkeley

Christophe Cerisara, LORIA

Adam Cheyer, SRI International

Eric Choi, National ICT Australia

James Coughlan, Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Jan Curin, IBM Research Prague

David Demirdjian, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Li Deng, Microsoft Research

Ellen Do, Georgia Tech

Laila Dybkj�r, NISLab

Gabriel Elkaim, UC Santa Cruz

Julien Epps, National ICT Australia

Irfan Essa, Georgia Tech

Daniel Gatica-Perez, IDIAP Research Institute

Bj�rn Granstr�m, KTH

Cristy Ho, University of Oxford

Jason Hong, Carnegie Mellon University

Jonna H�kkil�, Nokia Multimedia

Shamsi Iqbal, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Hiroshi Ishii, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Brian Johnson, University of Washington

Gabe Johnson, Carnegie Mellon University

Michael Johnston, AT&T Labs Research

Jean-Claude Junqua, Panasonic San Jose Laboratory

Topi Kaaresoja, Nokia

Henry Kautz, University of Washington

Sanjeev Kumar, Cisco Systems

Zicheng Liu, Microsoft Research

Rebecca Lunsford, Oregon Health & Science University

Pilar Manch�n, Universty of Seville

Sebastien Marcel, IDIAP Research Institute

Craig Martell, Naval Postgraduate School

Fred Martin, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Jean-Claude Martin, LIMSI CNRS

Kenji Mase, Nagoya University

Richard May, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Ali Mazalek, Georgia Tech

George McConkie, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

David McGee, Natural Interaction Systems

David McNeill, University of Chicago

Manish Mehta, Georgia Institute of Technology

David Merrill, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Martial Michel, NIST

Louis-Philippe Morency, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Satoshi Nakamura, ATR Spoken Language Communication Research Labs.

Laurence Nigay, CLIPS-IMAG 

Niels Ole Bernsen, University of Southern Denmark

Sharon Oviatt, Natural Interaction Systems

Catherine Pelachaud, University of Paris

Danielle Pele, France Telecom

Sandy Pentland, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Fabio Pianesi, ITC-irst

Roberto Pieraccini, TellEureka Corporation

Gerasimos Potamianos, IBM

G�rard Poulain, France Telecom

Marius Preda, GET/INT

Pernilla Qvarfordt, FX Palo Alto Laboratory

Thomas Rist, Univ. of Applied Sciences

Brian Roark, Oregon Health & Science University

Michael Rohs, Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, TU Berlin

Sami Ronkainen, Nokia

Travis Rose, Virginia Tech

Cyril Rousseau, LIMSI-CNRS

Alexander Rudnicky, Carnegie Mellon University

Natalie Ruiz, National ICT Australia

Kate Saenko, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Gerard Sagerer, Technical University of Bielefeld

Steven Schkolne, California Institute of Technology

Frank Seide, Microsoft

Candy Sidner, Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs

Michael Siracusa, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kay Stanney, University of Central Florida

Masanori Sugimoto, University of Tokyo

Ronnie Taib, National ICT Australia

Igarashi Takeo, University of Tokyo

Tieniu Tan, CASIA

Hai Tao, UC Santa Cruz

Jacques Terken, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven

Ye Tian, Microsoft Corporation

Brygg Ullmer, Louisiana State University

Jean Vanderdonckt, Universit� Catholique de Louvain

Yon Visell, McGill University

Dan Weld, University of Washington

Michael Weller, Carnegie Mellon University

Andy Wilson, Microsoft Research

Terry Winograd, Stanford University

Jacob Wobbrock, Carnegie Mellon University

Roger Xu, Intelligent Automation Inc.

Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang, SUNY Binghamton

Zhengyou Zhang, Microsoft Research

Attendance

Attendance data is not available for ICMI 2006