Greetings from CHI conference 2014

17.06.2014 13:30
17.06.2014 16:30

Welcome to the "Regards from CHI 2014" seminar!

EDIT 11.6.: the event is now FULL and no more attendees can be allowed because of the space limitation. Sorry!

Special theme: "From Research to Practice"
Time: Tue 17.6. 14:00-~16:30
Place: University of Tampere, SIMSPACE (Pinni B2031)

CHI is the biggest, most well-known and most beloved annual conference in the field of HCI/UCD/UX. This year the conference was held in Toronto, Canada, on 26.4.-1.5.2014.

If you missed it, no worries! Join this event to hear about the best bits from the conference, shared by researchers and practitioners who were there to gather experiences and new insights. This year, a special focus in the talks is on how the things happening in research could be taken into practice.

13:30 coffee available + networking
14:00 opening and an overview to the conference
14:10 Joanna Bergström-Lehtovirta, HIIT: Modeling Input and Designing for Future Mobile Interfaces
14:35 Katri Koli, Leadin: Realities of Fieldwork and How to Communicate the User Research Results Effectively
15:00 Jari Kangas, UTA/Tauchi: Use of Gaze Tracking in CHI
15:25 Jussi Rantala, UTA/Tauchi: Touch in Interaction
15:50 - discussion & networking

NB! Presentation materials available from here!

The seminar is open for everyone and free of charge but a pre-registration is required. Please register until Tue 10.6.: EVENT FULL (EDIT 11.6.)
Contact person: Thomas Olsson,