About IFIP

  • Is the leading multinational, apolitical organization in Information & Communications Technologies and Sciences
  • Is recognized by United Nations and other world bodies
  • Represents IT Societies from 56 countries or regions, covering all 5 continents with a total membership of over half a million
  • Links more than 3500 scientists from Academia and Industry, organized in more than 101 Working Groups reporting to 13 Technical Committees
  • Sponsors 100 conferences yearly providing unparalleled coverage from theoretical informatics to the relationship between informatics and society including hardware and software technologies, and networked information systems
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About the TC 13

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  • aims to develop the science and technology of human–computer interaction (HCI) by encouraging empirical research, promoting the use of knowledge and methods from the human sciences in design and evaluation of computer systems; promoting better understanding of the relationship between formal design methods and system usability and acceptability; developing guidelines, models and methods by which designers may provide better human-oriented computer systems; and, cooperating with other groups, inside and outside IFIP, to promote user-orientation and humanization in system design.
  • INTERACT is the flagship conference organized by the IFIP TC13

Contact information

Philippe Palanque
Philippe PalanqueChair
ICS-IRIT,Université Paul Sabatier
France
Jan Gulliksen
Jan GulliksenVice-Chair for Growth and Reach out
Jan Gulliksen
KTH – Royal Institute of Technology
Sweeden
Paula Kotze
Paula KotzeVice-Chair for Awards
Paula Kotze
CSIR Meraka Institute
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
South Africa
Virpi Roto
Virpi RotoTreasurer
Aalto University
Finland
Marco Winckler
Marco WincklerSecretary
ICS-IRIT,Université Paul Sabatier
France
Simone Diniz Junqueira Barbosa
Simone Diniz Junqueira BarbosaVice-Chair for Working groups
PUC-Rio (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro)
Brazil
Helen Petrie
Helen PetrieWebmaster
University of York
Department of Computer Science
United Kingdom