[CHI] Closing Plenary

Abstract: In recent years, femtech – ‘female technologies’ has received increased attention and venture capital funding, with some celebrating this as a feminist approach to design. While commendable in opening spaces for other genders, these efforts are tethered to the…

[CHI] Equity Talks @SIGCHI

The Executive Committee (EC) of ACM Special Interest Group on Computer–Human Interaction (SIGCHI) organized a series of ten equity talks from March 2021 to August 2021. These were hour-long recorded virtual roundtable sessions, for which we solicited participation from the…

[CHI] SIGCHI@40 Plenary Panel

As SIGCHI turns 40, it is time for us to take stock of the last 40 years, and plan for the decades to come. The SIGCHI Executive Committee brings together panelists spanning diverse backgrounds, experiences, and career stages across the…

[CHI] SIGCHI Awards: Social Impact Awards Panel

Join us for a panel discussion with the SIGCHI Social Impact awardees for this year: Liz Gerber, Jennifer Mankoff, and Aaditeshwar Seth. This session will begin with a short presentation from each of the awardees, before we together explore topics…

[CHI] SIGCHI Awards: Lifetime Practice Award

Come see Lifetime Practice Award winner, Steven Pemberton, present his contributions as a practitioner. Abstract: Imagine, hypothetically, that programmers are humans … despite all evidence to the contrary: * They work at night, and sleep during the day; * They…

[CHI] Joint SIGCHI/CHI Townhall & Lunch

Participants interested in shaping SIGCHI and CHI’s future are encouraged to attend the ACM SIGCHI Town Hall Lunch. SIGCHI officers and CHI Steering Committee members will present ongoing programs, processes, activities, and plans.

[CHI] SIGCHI Awards: Lifetime Service Award

Come see Lifetime Service Award winner, Geraldine Fitzpatrick, share her service contributions in conversation with Anna Cox. Abstract: The SIGCHI Lifetime Service Awardee this year is Geraldine Fitzpatrick, who has contributed to the growth and success of SIGCHI in a…

[CHI] Virtual Joint SIGCHI/CHI Townhall

In this Town Hall, the SIGCHI Executive Committee and the CHI Steering Committee invite members of the SIGCHI and CHI communities to learn about and participate in shaping SIGCHI’s and CHI’s futures. Online participation is especially encouraged in this virtual…