Organizers

 

 

 

GENERAL CHAIRS

 

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Cindy Bethel (Mississippi State University, USA)
Ana Paiva (INESC-ID, IST, UNiversity of Lisbon, Portugal)

PROGRAM CHAIRS

 

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Elizabeth Broadbent (The University of Auckland, New Zealand)
David Feil-Seifer (University of Nevada Reno, USA)
Daniel Szafir (University of Colorado Boulder, USA)

LOCAL ARRANGEMENTS CHAIRS

 

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Dan Grollman (Plus One Robotics, USA)
Brad Hayes (University of Colorado Boulder, USA)
Tom Williams (Colorado School of Mines, USA)

FINANCE CHAIRS

 

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Henny Admoni (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)
Kate Tsui (Toyota Research Institute, USA)
Laura Hiatt (Naval Research Laboratory, USA)

WORKSHOP AND TUTORIAL CHAIRS

 

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Tesca Fitzgerald (Carnegie Mellon University, USA) 
Brittany Duncan (University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA)

ALT.HRI CHAIR

 

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Kerstin Fischer (University of Southern Denmark, Denmark)
Eduardo Benitez Sandoval (The University of New South Wales, Australia)

VIDEO CHAIRS (INCLUDING DEMOS)

 

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Ginevra Castellano (Uppsala University, Sweden)
Ho Seok Ahn (University of Auckland, New Zealand)

LATE BREAKING REPORT CHAIR

 

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Marynel Vazquez (Yale University, USA)

FUNDRAISING AND VIRTUAL EXHIBITIONS CHAIRS

 

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James Kennedy (Disney Research – USA)
André Pereira (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)
Randy Gomez (Honda Research Institute-Japan)

PUBLICITY and SOCIAL CHAIR

 

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Heather Knight (Oregon State University, USA)
Fumihide Tanaka (University of Tsukuba, Japan)

REGISTRATION CHAIRS

 

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Chris Crawford (University of Alabama, USA)
Sarah Sebo (University of Chicago, USA)

 

PUBLICATIONS CHAIR

 

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Daniel Rea (University of New Brunswick, Canada; and Kyoto University, Japan)
Wafa Johal (University of New South Wales, Australia)

STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION CHAIR

 

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Patricia Alves-Oliveira (University of Washington, USA)
Séverin Lemaignan (Bristol Robotics Lab, United Kingdom)

PIONEER CHAIRS

 

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Siya Kunde (University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA)
Elmira Yadollahi (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne/GAIPS, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Switzerland/Portugal)

STUDENT VOLUNTEER CHAIR

 

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Kerstin Haring (University of Denver, USA)

ACCESSIBILITY CHAIR

 

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Elaine Short (Tufts University, USA)

WEB CHAIR

 

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Nhan Tran (Robust AI, USA)

 

 

 

Program Committees

HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION USER STUDIES

Theme chairs: Takayuki Kanda and Friederike Eyssel

  • Alex Barco
  • Anara Sandygulova
  • Bill Smart
  • Chien-Ming Huang
  • Elaine Short
  • Greg Trafton
  • Hae Won Park
  • Henny Admoni
  • Iolanda Leite
  • James Kennedy
  • Julie Shah
  • Masahiro Shiomi
  • Mark Neerincx
  • Mary Ellen Foster
  • Paul Bremner
  • Sarah Sebo
  • Sebastian Schneider

TECHNICAL ADVANCES IN HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION

Theme chair: Harold Soh

  • Anca Dragan
  • Brian Scassellati
  • Banafsheh Rekabdar
  • Carlos Cifuentes
  • Chandimal Jayawardena
  • Drazen Brscic
  • Eric Wade
  • Matthew Gombolay
  • Yoonseob Lim

HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION DESIGN

Theme chair: Guy Hoffman

  • Brittany Duncan
  • Jan de Wit
  • Jodi Forlizzi
  • Mohammad Obaid
  • Naomi Fitter
  • Wendy Ju

THEORY AND METHODS IN HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION

Theme chair: Holly Yanco

  • AJung Moon
  • Astrid Rosenthal von der Putten
  • Astrid Weiss
  • Selma Sabanovic
  • Mary-Anne Williams