IUI 2006 was held from January 29 – February 1 in Sydney, Austrailia.

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Committee

General Chairs

Ernest Edmonds, University of Technology, Australia

Doug Riecken, IBM Watson Research, USA

Program Committee Chairs

Cécile Paris, CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia

Candy Sidner, MERL, USA

Short Paper Chairs

Ana Paiva, INESC-ID and Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal

Michelle Zhou, IBM Watson Research, USA

Workshop and Tutorial Chairs

Steffen Staab, University of Koblenz, Germany

Yasuyuki Sumi, Kyoto University, Japan

      Conference Publicity Chair

Tessa Lau, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA

Conference Registration Chair

Mao Lin Huang, Faculty of IT, University of Technology, Sydney

Conference Local Chair

Shigeki Amitani, Creativity & Cognition Studios, Faculty of IT, University of Technology, Sydney

Publication Chair

Nicholas Belkin, Rutgers University, USA

Program Committee

Elisabeth André, University of Augsburg, Germany

K.S.R. Anjaneyulu (Anji), HP Labs, India

Liliana Ardissono, University of Torino, Italy

Sandrine Balbo, University of Melbourne, Australia

Mathias Bauer, DFKI, Germany

Pushpak Bhattacharyya, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, India

Mark Billinghurst, HIT labs, New Zealand

Larry Birnbaum, Northwestern University, USA

Jim Blythe, USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA

Robin Burke, DePaul University, USA

Andreas Butz, Ludwig-Maxmillians University, Germany

Giuseppe Carenini, University of British Columbia, Canada

Joyce Chai, Michigan State, USA

Sherry Chen, Brunel University, UK

Keith Cheverst, Lancaster University, UK

Ed Chi, PARC, USA

Vinay Chaudhri, SRI International, USA

Fang Chen, NICTA, Australia

Adrian David Cheok, Nanyang University, Singapore

Mark Claypool, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA

Nathalie Colineau, CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia

César Alberto Collazos Ordóñez, Universidad del Cauca, Colombia

Cristina Conati, University of British Columbia, Canada

Guozhong Dai, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Fiorella de Rosis, University of Bari, Italy

Laila Dybkjær, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

Ernest Edmonds, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), Australia

Steven Feiner, Columbia University, USA

Ron Ferguson, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Elena Gaudioso, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Spain

Dina Goren-Bar, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

Steve Goschnick, University of Melbourne, Australia

Kris Hammond, Northwestern University, USA

Peter Haddawy, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA and Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Paul Heisterkamp, DaimlerChrysler, Germany

Nicola Henze, University of Hannover, Germany

John Herlocker, Oregon State University, USA

Yoshinori Hijikata, Osaka University, Japan

Achim Hoffmann, University of New South Wales, Australia

Anthony Jameson, DFKI and the International University in Germany, Germany

Nuno Jardim Nunes, University of Madeira, Portugal

Lewis Johnson, USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA

Joaquim Jorge, IST, Portugal

Anirudha Joshi, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, India

Min-Yen Kan, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Akihiro Kashihara, University of Electro-Communications, Japan

Henry Kautz, University of Washington, USA

Jihie Kim, USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA

Yasuyuki Kono, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Japan

Noboru Koshizuka, University of Tokyo, Japan

Antonio Krueger, University of Muenster, Germany

Tessa Lau, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA

David Leake, Indiana University, USA

Geunbae (Gary) Lee, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea

James Lester, North Carolina State University, USA

Tsai-Yen Li, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

Henry Lieberman, MIT Media Lab, USA

Christine Lisetti, Institut EURECOM, France

Shijian Lu, CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia

Lorraine McGinty, University College Dublin, Ireland

Judith Masthoff, University of Aberdeen, UK

Paul Maglio, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA

Rainer Malaka, European Media Laboratory, Germany

Helen Mei-Ling Meng, Chinese University of Honk Kong (CUCK), Hong Kong

Wolfgang Minker, University of Ulm, Germany

Yukiko Nakano, Japan Science and Technology Agency (RISTEX-JST), Japan

Toyoaki Nishida, Kyoto University, Japan

Nuria Oliver, Microsoft Research, USA

Michael J. Pazzani, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA

Catherine Pelachaud, University of Paris 8, France

Daniella Petrelli, University of Sheffield, UK

Helmut Prendinger, National Institute of Informatics, Japan

Pearl Pu, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland

Pei-Luen Patrick Rau, Tsinghua University, China

Norbert Reithinger, DFKI, Germany

XiangShi Ren, Kochi University of Technology, Japan

Charles Rich, MERL, USA

Doug Riecken, IBM Watson Research, USA

John Riedl, University of Minnesota, USA

Thomas Rist, Technical University of Augsburg, Germany

Erin Shaw, USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA

Katherine Shen, IBM Research Beijing Lab, China

Rob St. Amant, North Carolina State University, USA

Constantine Stephanidis, ICS-FORTH, Greece

Markus Stolze, IBM Zurich, Switzerland

Hui Su, IBM Research Beijing Lab, China

Oliviero Stock, ITC-IRST, Italy

Jhing-Fa Wang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Xing Xie, Microsoft Research Beijing, China

Qiang Yang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

Massimo Zancanaro, ITC-IRST, Italy

Attendance

Attendance data is not available for IUI 2006.