NordiCHI 2006, Oslo, Octobersomething new was in the air. Smiling, people remarked on it, not sure what it was. Not even the pleasantly surprised organizers could put their finger on it, but HCI research seemed to have changed in some subtle way. Some background information: Most specialized HCI conferences focus on a particular topic, but several are regional. The individuality found in local SIGCHI chapters is also reflected in regional conferences. CHINZ is organized annually by the New Zealand SIGCHI chapter. The alternating IHC (Brazil) and CLIHC (Latin America) conferences have been organized by chapters in Brazil, Chile, and…
You must be a member of SIGCHI, a subscriber to ACM's Digital Library, or an interactions subscriber to read the full text of this article.
GET ACCESSJoin ACM SIGCHI
In addition to all of the professional benefits of being a SIGCHI member, members get full access to interactions online content and receive the print version of the magazine bimonthly.
Subscribe to the ACM Digital Library
Get access to all interactions content online and the entire archive of ACM publications dating back to 1954. (Please check with your institution to see if it already has a subscription.)
Subscribe to interactions
Get full access to interactions online content and receive the print version of the magazine bimonthly.