||6 & 7
||Bloomberg connects influential decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. Our strength - quickly and accurately delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology - is at the core of everything we do. With over 15,000 employees in 192 locations, we deliver business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
||14 & 15
||Google's mission is to organize the world's information, making it universally accessible and useful. Every day, we bring our spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship to work. Come by our booth, meet our engineers and researchers, demo some new products and learn about some of the great opportunities we have at Google.
||16 & 17
||GRAND is a research network and commercialization engine whose goal is to address complex issues in digital media and transform multidisciplinary research into user-centred solutions. GRAND explores the use and application of digital media in a variety of settings including entertainment, healthcare, education, environmental sustainability, and public policy.
||3 & 5
||At Microsoft, we have a passion for HCI. Our Design and Research professions impact the interactions of millions of users around the globe. At Microsoft, you would collaborate with brilliant people on projects with the potential to change the world. Come by our booth to play, pick up free swag, enter to win Microsoft prizes, and chat about the great opportunities for shaping HCI at Microsoft.
|Toronto Universities Consortium for Accessibility Research and Education (TUCARE)
||Toronto is THE foremost city in the world for research and teaching on inclusive design and on accessible, assistive, and seniors’ technology, leveraging strengths of the University of Toronto (Computer Science, Occupational Science), OCAD Univ., Ryerson Univ., and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute. Stop by the booth to learn about opportunities for postdoctoral fellowships and graduate study.
||Akendi creates meaningful experiences through intentionally directed efforts in user-centred strategy, research, design and testing. Working with digital and physical products, website and software for any device, we optimize the experience you deliver. Akendi also offers courses and certifications in UX that provide in-depth theory mixed with practical application exercises.
|CHI 2014 Information
||Student Volunteers staff the Information Desk when the Commons (exhibit hall) is open. They are happy to help answer your questions or find someone who can. At other times, stop by the Registration Desk for information.The Information Desk will also help deliver resumes submitted in response to job postings from registered recruiters.
||2015 will be the first year that CHI is hosted in Asia - a tremendous opportunity to showcase Asian thought leaders and cutting edge technologies. Visit our booth to meet conference organizers and hear about innovations we'll see in 2015. The conference theme is "Crossings": crossing borders, crossing disciplines, crossing people and technology, crossing art and science, ... crossing me and you.
|Elsevier / Morgan Kaufmann
||Elsevier and Morgan Kaufmann will be presenting key titles across Human-Computer Interaction. Please stop by and visit the booth, meet the publishers and editors in person, and take the opportunity to ask any questions and learn more about our author services and content innovation. www.elsevier.com/computerscience and www.store.elsevier.com/Morgan-Kaufmann
|EyeGaze - LC Technologies
||LC Technologies is passionate about changing lives with cutting-edge eye tracking solutions. Since 1986 our goal has been to create an unobtrusive human-computer interface, revolutionizing the way we interact with computers/devices. Now used in 44 countries, our eye-tracking systems are seamless extensions of the human experience, providing highly accurate eye movement and gaze point measurements.
||EyeTracking, Inc. is the leading provider of eye tracking services, software and expertise. For over a decade we have been at the forefront of innovation in virtually every area of visual behavior and cognitive workload research. Visit our booth to learn about our software: EyeWorks for eye tracking, Quad Server for physiological sensor integration, Workload RT for cognitive workload measurement.
||GE is helping companies across industries tap into the powerful potential of the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet uses advanced instrumentation in an array of machines from the simple to the highly complex to allow the collection and analysis of an enormous amount of data, used to improve machine performance, optimize plant safety, uptime, and efficiency.
||MillionShort is an exciting new web search engine that allows the user to remove a section of the top websites from their search results to provide a deeper, more exploratory search. Whether you're removing the top million, 100k, 10k, 1k, or 100 sites, MillionShort allows you to see what you can find when you delve underneath an entire slice of the web.
|Morgan & Claypool Publishers
||Morgan & Claypool is publisher of the Synthesis Digital Library, including the HCI series edited by Jack Carroll; the assistive technologies series, edited by Ron Baecker; and the series on information science, edited by Gary Marchionini. Please visit our booth for free eBooks and discounted print copies.
||The MultiTaction interactive displays feature the World's first and only 55" Ultra-Thin Bezel LCD with built-in touch and unlimited touch points. MultiTaction displays can be stacked together to create massive multi-user interactive surfaces supporting simultaneous touch, IR pen, Enriched Reality, and user identification. For more information, please visit www.multitaction.com.
||now publishers publishes high quality reference, research and review journals in business and technology. The Foundations and Trends journals publish state-of-the-art review articles written by leading researchers in the field with the references linked to the original articles and allows for updating by the author and community.
|Oxford University Press
||Oxford University Press is pleased to publish Interacting with Computers on behalf of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT and Interaction, a specialist group from BCS. Visit the Oxford University Press stand for free journal copies and discounted books! For more information visit www.iwc.oxfordjournals.org and look at our related books at www.oup.com.
|Samsung Research America
||Samsung's philosophy is based on perpetual innovation and good corporate citizenship. Our practices have proven successful - we are one of the fastest growing companies in America, and an acknowledged leader in the digital convergence revolution. Samsung Research America and Samsung User Experience Center America welcomes you to CHI 2014!
||As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. We have more than 251,000 customers in over 188 countries and employ 66,000 people at locations in more than 130 countries. Our UX professionals are working on some of today’s hottest applications, stop by our booth and see how SAP is changing the way our customers do business.
|SensoMotoric Instruments, Inc.
||SMI is a leading provider of eye and gaze tracking systems to a global market. Our advanced analysis software provides visualizations that simplify the interpretation of eye tracking data. Let us show you how to add an eye tracker to your existing set of tools: smivision.com/egts.
|Smart Eye AB
||SMART EYE provides ROBUST 3D Binocular Eye Tracking systems for research in applications such as multiple screens, long range or measurements on tablets or single screens. The systems provide a person's 3D information on gaze direction, head position and angles, eyelid opening, pupil size and many more - in real time! Welcome to our booth to find out more about our solutions!
||11 & 12
||Explore the full range of print and electronic publications in HCI (including the HCI series) at our booth. Get 20% discount on our (e)books, discover our Open Access portfolio (including Journal on Interaction Science, Journal of Trust Management), and don't miss the chance to discuss your book proposal in person with Beverley Ford & Helen Desmond.
||Sulon Technologies engineers, designs and distributes The Cortex, the first-ever fully immersive spatial gaming platform that delivers a contextually aware augmented virtual reality experience. The Cortex is a wireless wear-and-play device that leverages existing mobile devices. It transforms any physical space into a dynamic holodeck-like experience that can be walked through and interacted with.
|The MIT Press
||The MIT Press publishes extensively in Human-Computer Interaction.
||Tobii Technology is the global leader in eye tracking and gaze interaction. Tobii offers cutting-edge and award-winning products and services that are revolutionizing research, institutions and industries worldwide. Founded in 2001 and based in Sweden, Tobii has a global presence with international offices and a worldwide network of customers and partners.
||TorCHI is Toronto Region's local chapter of SIGCHI. We are practitioners and academics, designers, computer scientists, engineers, and psychologists. Our chapter hosts regular meetings and workshops to discuss latest trends, share experiences, present state-of-the-art technologies and research findings in human computer interaction, user interface design, usability, and user experience. We are proud to welcome CHI 2014 back in Toronto after its last visit in 1987!