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Geraldine Fitzpatrick <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 10:41:34 +1000
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*Open Call for Expressions of Interest for CHI2024 General Chair and 
Technical Program Chair Roles* 
<https://chi.acm.org/open-call-for-expressions-of-interest-for-chi2024-general-chair-and-technical-program-chair-roles/>

Please email your Expression of Interest to [log in to unmask] by 16 
July 2021.

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The CHI Steering Committee is seeking to appoint General Chairs and 
Technical Program Chairs for the CHI2024 conference which will be held 
in the USA.

We invite Expressions of Interest from people who have significant 
organisational involvement with prior CHI Conferences or chairing other 
SIGCHI conferences and managing significant budgets. Work in these roles 
is substantial. Tasks are expected to start ~2+ years prior to the 
conference, with more intensive work in the year leading up the 
conference, and wrap-up tasks in the 6 months beyond the conference. See 
below for role-specific information.

*GENERAL CHAIR: *
The key overall responsibilities for General Chairs include:

  * Manage the CHI conference budget in conjunction with ACM
  * Ensure that appropriate regulations and procedures are adhered to in
    delivering the overall conference experience
  * Liaise with Executive Events to oversee all logistical and
    organisational details
  * Set the overall conference direction, e.g., deciding the conference
    theme, attendance modality, etc with oversight and support from the
    CHI Steering Committee
  * Work effectively with the Technical Program Chairs and other
    organisation committee chairs (not under TPC oversight) to deliver
    the conference experience

The key criteria to serve as CHI General Chair include:

  * Senior level or significant involvement with prior or upcoming CHI
    Conference
  * Organizing Committees; and/or experience as an organiser of a
    SIGCHI-related conference and managing budgets
  * Regular participation in the CHI conference as an author and attendee
  * Ideally support from employer for the time needed for the role.

*TECHNICAL PROGRAM CHAIR: *
The key overall responsibilities for Technical Program Chairs include:

  * Create and lead a diverse team to deliver the technical content for
    the conference
  * Liaise with ACM to oversee the publication process
  * Manage the schedule and virtual content of the technical program of
    the conference
  * Ensure that appropriate regulations and procedures are adhered to in
    delivering the technical content
  * Work effectively with the General Chairs to deliver the schedule for
    conference

The key criteria to serve as CHI Technical Program Chair include:

  * Senior level or significant involvement with prior or upcoming CHI
    Conference
  * Organizing Committees; and/or significant experience in the
    technical program organising committee of a SIGCHI-related conference
  * Regular participation in the CHI conference as an author and attendee
  * Ideally support from employer for the time needed for the role.

*PROCESS: *
*Submission of Expression of Interest:*
Expressions of Interest are expected to include a short biography along 
with a brief statement of the specific role you are interested in, and 
how you meet the criteria noted above.

Please email your Expression of Interest to [log in to unmask] by 16 
July 2021.

*Decision process:*
A CHI2024 GC/TPC selection committee will be established, made up of 
past CHI chairs and chaired by Geraldine Fitzpatrick, the SC Future 
Chairs and Volunteer Management Director.

*The selection committee:*

  * Will help publicize the call for Expressions of Interest.
  * May identify and approach potential candidates themselves to
    directly to assess their interest
  * Will review all potential candidates and Expressions of Interest
  * Will create a short-list for the CHI SC chair to take to the SIGCHI
    Executive Committee for final approval
  * Will make formal invitations once approved
  * Will follow relevant SIGCHI and ACM policies, e.g., as laid out in
    theĀ  SIGCHI Bylaws, the SIGCHI Conflict of Interest Policy, and the
    ACM Conflict of Interest Policy, along with guidelines to check the
    ACM Violations Database.

*Selection Committee members: *
Anna Cox, CHI 2018 & CHI2019 TPC
Geraldine Fitzpatrick CHI2019 GC
Takeo Igarashi CHI2021 TPC
Katherine Isbister CHI2021 TPC
Vassilis Kostakos CHI2019 TPC
Regan Mandryk CHI 2018 GC, CHI SC Chair
Joanna McGrenere CHI2020 TPC
Philippe Palanque CHI2014, CHI site selection
Aaron Quigley CHI2021 GC


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