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CHI Parties

The theme of CHI 2019 is ‘Weaving the Threads of CHI’ and a key commitment of the organising team is to promote a ‘weaving of attendees’ as inclusively as possible. The parties listed below are hosted by industry and academic organisations and, while not officially under the CHI organisers’ remit, they are open to all CHI attendees on first-come first-serve basis.

This list will be updated during the conference as party organisers provide more details, so check back soon for more events!

Monday, May 6

Indiana University & Syracuse University Reception

Tuesday, May 7

UW/UM/GaTech Reception

Nordic Reception

Wednesday, May 8

German HCI Party

CHI-na Night

  • The first party hosted by the Chinese HCI community!
  • La Rotunda, 28 Tunnel Street, Glasgow, G3 8HL (on 2nd floor)
  • Invitation only from 8:00 pm – 10:00pm, with snacks, real food, and drinks
  • Everyone welcome from 10:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Organisers:
    • ACM SIGCHI China Chapter
    • International Chinese Association of Computer Human Interaction (ICACHI)
  • Sponsors:
    • HiScene
    • Lenovo
    • Huawei

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BACHI – The 3rd Belgian Austrian CHI Party

  • SWG3 Studio Warehouse, 100 Eastvale Place, Glasgow, G3 8QG
  • Starting at 23:00
  • Bring your CHI badge for entry!
  • Organised by:
    • Center for Human-Computer Interaction, University of Salzburg, Austria;
    • Mintlab, KU Leuven, Belgium;
    • e-Media Research Lab, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Sponsors:
    • Augment HCI, KU Leuven, Belgium;
    • Research[x]Design, KU Leuven, Belgium;
    • Expertise Centre for Digital Media – Hasselt University

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