HCIL Symposium 2021

MAY 27, 2021
Virtual, All-Day Program

Attendance is free – Registration required



10:30am to 12:00pm Plenary Talks

  • Welcome Address
    Niklas Elmqvist, Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab
    Keith Marzullo, Dean of the UMD College of Information Studies
  • Trace Center’s First 50 years: Accomplishments and Lessons Learned in ICT Accessibility System Change 
    Gregg Vanderheiden, Jonathan Lazar, Amanda Lazar, J. Bern Jordan, Hernisa Kacorri
  • Designing a New Medium for Sustainable Knowledge Synthesis
    Joel Chan
  • Creative Misuse: Tactics for Innovation at the Edges of the Familiar
    Jason Farman
  • Designing Organizations of the Future: Information Ecology of Innovation Ecosystems
    Ping Wang
  • Managing Digital Accessibility at Universities During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Jonathan Lazar


12pm to 1pm

Lunch Break & Watch Historical CHI Videos


1pm to 2:15pm    TRACK 1 : Parallel Sessions


2:15pm to 2:30pm  Break

2:30 pm to 4:00pm TRACK 2 Parallel Sessions

1pm to 4pm TUTORIALS


4pm to 6pm Virtual Happy Hour

At end of the event you are all invited to meet and discuss the day with fellow attendees and meet the authors. Authors of each session will be available for you to chat with or ask questions. Other rooms will be available for even more informal discussions. Details coming.