CHI Conference History

Human Factors in Computer Systems

Location:     National Bureau of Standards
              Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
Date:         March 15-17, 1982
Chair:        Jean A. Nichols - Central Intelligence Agency
Sponsor:      Institute for Computer Sciences and Technology
              National Bureau of Standards
              U.S. Department of Commerce

              Washington, D.C. Chapter
              Association for Computing Machinery
Attendance:   approx. 900

CHI'83

              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Boston Park Plaza Hotel
              Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Date:         December 12-15, 1983
Chair:        Raoul N. Smith - Northeastern University
TP Chair:     Richard W. Pew - Bolt, Beranek & Newman
Sponsor:      Association for Computing Machinery, Special Interest
              Group on Computer & Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
            
              Human Factors Society
Attendance:   approx. 1050

CHI'85

              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Hyatt Regency at Embarcadero Center
              San Francisco, California, USA
Date:         April 14-18, 1985
Co-Chairs:    Lorraine Borman - Northwestern University
              Austin Henderson - Xerox PARC
TP Chair:     Bill Curtis - MCC
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   1141

CHI'86

              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Boston Marriott Copley Place
              Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Date:         April 13-17, 1986
Co-Chairs:    Marilyn Mantei - University of Michigan
              Raoul Smith - Northeastern University
TP Chair:     Stuart K. Card - Xerox PARC
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   1353

CHI+GI 1987

              Human Factors in Computing Systems and Graphics Interface
Location:     Toronto Hilton Harbour Castle
              Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date:         April 5-9, 1987
Co-Chairs:    Ronald Baecker - University of Toronto
              William Buxton - University of Toronto
TP Co-Chairs: John Carroll - IBM Research at Yorktown Heights
              Peter Tanner - University of Waterloo
Sponsors:     The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)

              The Canadian Information Processing Society's Canadian 
              Man-Computer Communications Society (CIPS/CMCCS)
Attendance:   1521

CHI'88

              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Omni-Shoreham Hotel
              Washington, DC, USA
Date:         May 15-19, 1988
Chair:        John J. O'Hare - Office of Naval Research
TP Chair:     Sylvia B. Sheppard - Computer Technology Associates, Inc.
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   1470

CHI'89

              'Wings for the Mind'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Stouffer's Austin
              Austin, Texas, USA
Date:         April 30 - May 4,1989
Chair:        Bill Curtis - MCC
TP Chair:     Clayton Lewis - University of Colorado
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   1647

CHI'90

              'Empowering People'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Sheraton Hotel and Tower and
              Washington State Convention and Trade Center
              Seattle, Washington, USA
Date:         April 1-5, 1990
Co-Chairs:    Gene Lynch - Tektronix, Inc.
              Jon Meads - Bell-Northern Research
TP Chair:     John Whiteside - DEC
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   2314

CHI'91

              'Reaching Through Technology'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Sheraton New Orleans
              New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Date:         April 28 - May 2, 1991
Co-Chairs:    Keith Butler - Boeing Advanced Technology Center
              John Thomas - NYNEX Science and Technology
TP Chairs:    Gary M. Olson - University of Michigan
              Judith S. Olson - University of Michigan
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   ~2100

CHI'92

              'Striking a Balance'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Monterey Convention Center and
              DoubleTree Hotel and
              Monterey Marriott
              Monterey, California, USA
Date:         May 3-7, 1992
Co-Chairs:    James R. Miller - Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
              John "Scooter" Morris - Genentech, Inc.
TP Co-Chairs: Gene Lynch - Tektronix, Inc.
              John Bennett - IBM Almaden Research Center
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   ~2600

INTERCHI'93

              'Bridges Between Worlds'
              CHI'93 and INTERACT'93
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     RAI Convention Center
              Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date:         April 24-29, 1993
Co-Chairs:    Bert Arnold - Delft University of Technology (NL)
              Gerrit van der Veer - University of Twente and 
                                    Vrije Universiteit (NL)
              Ted White - University of Twente and 
                          University of Utrecht (NL)
TP Co-Chairs: Austin Henderson - Xerox PARC
              Erik Hollnagel - CRI (DK)
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery/Special Interest
              Group on Computer and Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
              under the aegis of the 
              International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)
              in cooperation with the
              IFIP Technical Committee 13 on Human Computer Interaction
              (IFIP TC.13)
Attendance:   ~1575

CHI'94

              'Celebrating Interdependence'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Boston Sheraton and Towers and
              Hynes Convention Center
              Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Date:         April 24-28, 1994
Co-Chairs:    Wendy Kellogg - IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
              Tom Hewett - Drexel University
TP Co-Chairs: Tom Landauer - Bellcore
              Wendy Mackay - Rank Xerox EuroPARC
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery/Special Interest
              Group on Computer-Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
Attendance:   ~2600

CHI'95

              'Mosaic of Creativity'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Denver Convention Center
              Denver, Colorado, USA
Date:         May 7-11 1995
Co-Chairs:    Terry Roberts - U S WEST Advanced Technologies
              Scott Robertson - U S WEST Advanced Technologies
TP Co-Chairs: Clayton Lewis - University of Colorado
              Peter Polson - University of Colorado
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer-Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)
              

CHI'96

              'Common Ground'
              Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Location:     Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Date:         April 14-18, 1996
Co-Chairs:    Michael Tauber - University Paderborn
              Kevin Schofield - Microsoft
TP Co-Chairs: Bonnie Nardi - Apple Computer Advanced Technology Group
              Gerrit Van der Veer - Vrije Universiteit (NL)
Sponsor:      The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest
              Group on Computer-Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI)