AIMS

  • To support and develop the research, practice and education capabilities of HCI in institutions and organisations based around the world taking into account their diverse local needs and cultural perspectives;
  • To promote application of interaction design research, practice and education to address the needs, desires and aspirations of people across the developing world;
  • To research and promote interaction design practice in cross-cultural settings, with a special focus on new and emerging economies;
  • To develop links between the HCI community in general and other relevant communities involved in international development and cross-cultured aspects of ICT development.

Position Member & Affiliation
Chair
José Abdelnour Nocera
Associate Professor in Sociotechnical Design
School of Computing and Technology
Head of  Sociotechnical Centre for Innovation and User Experience
University of West London
St Mary’s Road, Ealing – London W5 5RF
Vice-Chair
Andy DEARDEN

Sheffield Hallam University
Communication and Computing Research Centre
Furnival Building, Room 9409
153 Arundel Street
SHEFFIELD S1 2NU
United Kingdom
Tel. +44 114 225 6878
Fax +44 114 225 3161
a.m.dearden@shu.ac.uk

Vice-Chair
Torkil CLEMMENSEN

Copenhagen Business School
Department of IT Management
Solbjerg Plads 3
DK-2000 FREDERIKSBERG
Denmark
Tel. + 45 381 52389
tc.itm@cbs.dk

Vice-Chair
Christian STURM

Hamm-Lippstadt
University of Applied Sciences
Marker Allee 76
DE-59063 HAMM
GERMANY
Tel. +49 2381 87890
c.sturm@arolis.com

Secretary Anirudha JOSHI
IIT Bombay
Powai
IN-MUMBAI 400076
India
Tel. +91 98203 45569
anirudha@iitb.ac.in
Member Zhengjie Liu
China
Member Rüdiger Heimgärtner
Germany
Member Kasper Rodil
Denmark
Member Daniel G. Cabrero
United Kingdom
Member John Moore
United Kingdom
Member Liam Bannon
Ireland
Member Daniel Orwa Ochieng
Kenya
Member Alvin Yeo
Malaysia
Member Chui Yin Wong
Malaysia
Member Nic Bidwell
Nanibia
Member Heike Winschiers-Theophilus
Nanibia
Member Vanessa Evers
The Netherlands
Member Charles Ess
Norway
Member Pedro Campos
Portugal
Member Paula Kotzé
South Africa
Member Edwin Blake
South Africa
Member Melissa Densmore
USA
Member Susan Dray
USA
Member Matthew Kam
USA
Member Samantha Merrit
USA


Time and Place  Meeting Type Title Organiser Related Publication
June 15-17, 2016 University of West London, UK Conference CaTaC’16: Culture, Technology, Communication: Common world, different futures José Abdelnour-Nocera, Local host (School of Computing and Technology, University of West London)

Charles Ess, CaTaC Co-chair (Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo)

Maja van der Velden, CaTaC Co-chair (Department of Informatics, University of Oslo)

The Conference Proceedings will be published on the conference website with an ISBN number