HCI

3 New Publications (CHI 2014 Workshop & WIPs)

Yesterday was the announcement of accepted Extended Proceedings for the ACM Conference on Computer-Human Interaction (CHI), which I had two WIP papers and one workshop position paper accepted. This year’s conference is in Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre between April 26th and May 1st. The Work In Progress (WIPs) this year had a 49% acceptance rate. Of my… Read more →

CSCW 2014 Baltimore: Tumblr Fandom Video

I am excited that my newest research on Tumblr fandoms has been accepted to CSCW 2014’s video proceedings. The study focuses on understanding Tumblr fandoms users, their culture and community. The full paper can be viewed here and the video here. Abstract A growing trend is the participation in online fandom communities through the support of the blogging platform Tumblr. We… Read more →

GRAND 2013 & CHI WIPs

It was a very busy February with CHI WIP submissions/notification and GRAND 2013happenings. GRAND is the fourth annual digital media conference, taking place May 14-16, 2013, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (read more about it below). Our accepted CHI WIP was primary authored by Erick Oduor, a PhD student who is also a member of cLab at SFU. His… Read more →