Most participation categories at CHI are for everyone: students, practitioners,
researchers, designers and educators. However, please be aware that both the
Short Talks/Interactive Posters
categories are very highly competitive.
To be accepted, work submitted to these categories must be of the highest
international standard. Other categories are equally demanding but
less competitive, and may be the best place for you to participate.
For example, work that needs to be shown rather than just presented
is best submitted as a
For work that must be shown to
children, don't forget about
CHI is a place to learn as well as a place to inform. Before the
let you update your knowledge in a
range of settings from formal instruction through to participative
collaborative work. If you have tried and tested expertise in some area
of HCI, then do consider submitting a tutorial.
CHI is also a place for debate. You can begin now on CHIplace (www.chiplace.org)
and carry the discussion on into
special interest groups
(SIGs) -- but to make sure you get to discuss your hot topic, you'll need
to submit to one of these categories!
Lastly, wherever you work and whatever you do, don't forget the opportunities
for recruitment and exhibiting at CHI 2003.