Microsoft Research @ CHI 2019

Microsoft Research @ CHI 2019

About

Microsoft is excited to be a Champion sponsor of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems May 4–9, 2019, in Glasgow, UK.

We will have over 40 researchers present at CHI. Stop by our booth (#606) to chat with our experts, see demos of our latest research, learn about the Future of Work group, and find out about career opportunities with Microsoft.

Steering committee member

Kori Inkpen

Microsoft attendees

Abigail Sellen
Adam Fourney
Advait Sarkar
Andy Wilson
Anja Thieme
Bongshin Lee
Denise Wilkins
Ding Wang
Edward Cutrell
Emily McReynolds
Eyal Ofek
Gonzalo Ramos
Jacki O’Neill
Jim Pinkelman
Jina Suh
Jonathan Grudin
Joyojeet Pal
Justin Cranshaw
Kenton O’Hara
Kori Inkpen
Manu Chopra
Mar Gonzalez Franco
Martez Mott
Mary Czerwinski
Melanie Kneisel
Merrie Morris
Michel Pahud
Mihaela Vorvoreanu
Mike Sinclair
Nathalie Richie
Richard Banks
Richard Jacques
Ryan Wedoff
Saleema Amershi
Sean Rintel
Shamsi Iqbal
Sian Lindley
Soroush Ghorashi
Steve Hodges
Steven Drucker
Tim Regan
Vivek Seshadri
Susan Dumais

Papers

Best Paper Award

Affinity Lens: Data-Assisted Affinity Diagramming with Augmented Reality
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Alsh 1 | Mixed Reality

Hariharan Subramonyam, Steven M. Drucker, Eytan Adar

Managing Messes in Computational Notebooks
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Dochart 1 | Information Management

Andrew Head, Fred Hohman, Titus Barik, Steven Drucker, Robert DeLine

Engagement with Mental Health Screening on Mobile Devices: Results from an Antenatal Feasibility Study
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 4:00 PM–5:20 PM | Dochart 1 | Health Screening and Assessment

Kevin Doherty, José Marcano-Balisario, Martin Cohn, Nikolaos Mastellos, Cecily Morrison, Josip Car, Gavin Doherty

 

Honorable Mention Papers

Guidelines for Human-AI Interaction
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 4:00 AM–5:20 PM | Dochart 2| Algorithms and UX

Saleema Amershi, Dan Weld, Mihaela Vorvoreanu, Adam Fourney, Besmira Nushi, Penny Collisson, Jina Suh, Shamsi Iqbal, Paul N. Bennett, Kori Inkpen, Jaime Teevan, Ruth Kikin-Gil, Eric Horvitz

Toward Algorithmic Accountability in Public Services: A Qualitative Study of Affected Community Perspectives on Algorithmic Decision-making in Child Welfare Services
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 4:00 AM–5:20 PM | Dochart 2| Algorithms and UX

Anna Brown, Alexandra Chouldechova, Emily Putnam-Hornstein, Andrew Tobin, Rhema Vaithianathan

ActiveInk: (Th)Inking with Data
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Hall 1 | Displays, Devices, and Interaction for Visualization

Hugo Romat, Nathalie Henry Riche, Ken Hinckley, Bongshin Lee, Caroline Appert, Emmanuel Pietriga, Christopher Collins

Sensing Posture-Aware Pen+Touch Interaction on Tablets
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Clyde Auditorium | Mobile Interactions

Yang Zhang, Michel Pahud, Christian Holz, Haijun Xia, Gierad Laput, Michael McGuffin, Xiao Tu, Andrew Mittereder, Fei Su, William Buxton, Ken Hinckley

Understanding the Effect of Accuracy on Trust in Machine Learning Models
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Dochart 1 | Machine Learning and HCI

Ming Yin, Jennifer Wortman Vaughan, Hanna Wallach

Sketching NLP: A Case Study of Exploring the Right Things To Design with Language Intelligence
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Forth | Text, Language, and Communication

Qian Yang, Justin Cranshaw, Saleema Amershi, Shamsi T. Iqbal, Jaime Teevan

 

Accepted Papers

SeeingVR: A Set of Tools to Make Virtual Reality More Accessible to People with Low Vision
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Alsh 1 | AR/VR 1: Accessibility

Yuhang Zhao, Edward Cutrell, Christian Holz, Meredith Ringel Morris, Eyal Ofek, Andrew D. Wilson

Virtual Showdown: An Accessible Virtual Reality Game with Scaffolds for Youth with Visual Impairments
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Alsh 1 | AR/VR 1: Accessibility

Ryan Wedoff, Lindsay Ball, Amelia Wang, Yi Xuan Khoo, Lauren Lieberman, Kyle Rector

HoloDoc: Enabling Mixed Reality Workspaces that Harness Physical and Digital Content
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Alsh 1 | Mixed Reality

Zhen Li, Michelle Annett, Ken Hinckley, Karan Singh, Daniel Wigdor

Freedom to Personalize My Digital Classroom: Understanding Teachers’ Practices and Motivations
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 4:00 PM–5:20 PM | Dochart 1 | Tech for Education

Laton Vermette, Joanna McGrenere, Colin Birge, Adam Kelly, Parmit K. Chilana

Cross-Device Taxonomy: Survey, Opportunities and Challenges of Interactions Spanning Across Multiple Devices
Monday, May 6, 2019 | 4:00 PM–5:20 PM | Hall 1 | Evaluating HCI Methods

Frederik Brudy, Christian Holz, Roman Rädle, Chi-Jui Wu, Steven Houben, Clemens Nylandsted Klokmose, Nicolai Marquardt

From Gender Biases to Gender-Inclusive Design: An Empirical Investigation
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Forth | Gender

Mihaela Vorvoreanu, Lingyi Zhang, Yun-Han Huang, Claudia Hilderbrand, Zoe Steine-Hanson, Margaret Burnett

Understanding Personal Productivity: How Knowledge Workers Define, Evaluate, and Reflect on Their Productivity
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Boisdale 1 | Knowledge Work

Young-Ho Kim, Eun Kyoung Choe, Bongshin Lee, Jinwook Seo

Will You Accept an Imperfect AI? Exploring Designs for Adjusting End-user Expectations of AI-powered Systems
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Lomod Auditorium | Interacting with AI

Rafal Kocielnik, Saleema Amershi, Paul N. Bennett

Gamut: A Design Probe to Understand How Data Scientists Understand Machine Learning Models
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Hall 2 | Machine Learning and Visualization

Fred Hohman, Andrew Head, Rich Caruana, Robert DeLine, Steven M. Drucker

Exploring Crowdsourced Work in Low-Resource Settings
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Alsh 1 | In the Office

Manu Chopra, Indrani Medhi Thies, Joyojeet Pal, Colin Scott, William Thies, Vivek Seshadri

Casual Microtasking: Embedding Microtasks in Facebook
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Alsh 1 | Social Media Systems

Nathan Hahn, Shamsi T. Iqbal, Jaime Teevan

An Exploration of Speech-Based Productivity Support in the Car
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 4:00 PM–5:20 PM | Clyde Auditorium | Cars

Nikolas Martelaro, Jaime Teevan, Shamsi T. Iqbal

I’m a Giant: Walking in Large Virtual Environments at High Speed Gains
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Dochart 1 | VR, Immersion, and Presence

Parastoo Abtahi, Mar Gonzalez-Franco, Eyal Ofek, Anthony Steed

RealityCheck: Blending Virtual Environments with Situated Physical Reality
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Dochart 1 | VR, Immersion, and Presence

Jeremy Hartmann, Christian Holz, Eyal Ofek, Andrew D. Wilson

The Impact of Web Browser Reader Views on Reading Speed and User Experience
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Boisdale 2 | On the Web and in the Browser

Qisheng Li, Meredith Ringel Morris, Adam Fourney, Kevin Larson, Katharina Reinecke

DataToon: Drawing Dynamic Network Comics With Pen + Touch Interaction
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Boisdale 2 | Storytelling with Visualization

Nam Wook Kim, Nathalie Henry Riche, Benjamin Bach, Guanpeng Xu, Matthew Brehmer, Ken Hinckley, Michel Pahud, Haijun Xia, Michael J. McGuffin, Hanspeter Pfister

Comparing Effectiveness and Engagement of Data Comics and Infographics
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Boisdale 2 | Storytelling with Visualization

Zezhong Wang, Shunming Wang, Matteo Farinella, Dave Murray-Rust, Nathalie Henry Riche, Benjamin Bach

Crowdlicit: A System for Conducting Distributed End-User Elicitation and Identification Studies
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 4:00 PM–5:20 PM | Gala | Participation and Civic Engagement

Abdullah X. Ali, Meredith Ringel Morris, Jacob O. Wobbrock

DataSelfie: Empowering People to Design Personalized Visuals to Represent Their Data
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Hall 1 | Communication through Visualization

Nam Wook Kim, Hyejin Im, Nathalie Henry Riche, Alicia Wang, Krzysztof Gajos, Hanspeter Pfister

Talking about Chat at Work in the Global South: An Ethnographic Study of Chat Use in India and Kenya
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Clyde Auditorium | Using Technology at Home and Work

Moira McGregor, Nicola J. Bidwell, Vidya Sarangapani, Jonathan Appavoo, Jacki O’Neill

From Being There to Watching: Shared and Dedicated Telepresence Robot Usage at Academic Conferences
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 9:00 AM–10:20 AM | Lomod Auditorium | Behaviour monitoring, changing, and modeling

Carman Neustaedter, Samarth Singhal, Rui Pan, Yasamin Heshmat, Azadeh Forghani, John Tang

Moments of Change: Analyzing Peer-Based Cognitive Support in Online Mental Health Forums
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Alsh 1 | Social Media Discussions

Yada Pruksachatkun, Sachin R. Pendse, Amit Sharma

Improving Fairness in Machine Learning Systems: What Do Industry Practitioners Need?
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Dochart 1 | Machine Learning and HCI

Kenneth Holstein, Jennifer Wortman Vaughan, Hal Daumé, Miro Dudik, Hanna Wallach

TORC: A Virtual Reality Controller for In-Hand High-Dexterity Finger Interaction
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Clyde Auditorium | Unexpected Interactions

Jaeyeon Lee, Mike Sinclair, Mar Gonzalez-Franco, Eyal Ofek, Christian Holz

Chatbots, Humbots, and the Quest for Artificial General Intelligence
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Carron 2 | Conversational Interactions

Jonathan Grudin, Richard Jacques

Posters

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 10:20 AM–11:00 AM & 3:20 PM–4:00 PM | Hall 4

LBW0157: Opportunities for In-Home Augmented Reality Guidance

Jaylin Herskovitz, Eyal Ofek, Walter S. Lasecki, Adam Fourney

LBW0174: MakerArcade: Using Gaming and Physical Computing for Playful Making, Learning, and Creativity

Teddy Seyed, Peli de Halleux, Michal Moskal, James Devine, Joe Finney, Steve Hodges, Thomas Ball

LBW1712: Perceptions of Chatbots in Therapy

Samuel Bell, Clara Wood, Advait Sarkar

 

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 10:20 AM–11:00 AM & 3:20 PM–4:00 PM | Hall 4

LBW0212: Augmented Reality for Early Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnosis

Alla Vovk, Ameera Patel, Dennis Chan

LBW0223: Ohmic-Sticker: Force-to-Motion Type Input Device for Capacitive Touch Surface

Kaori Ikematsu, Masaaki Fukumoto, Itiro Siio

LBW2822: Do We Need Natural Language? Exploring Restricted Language Interfaces for Complex Domains

Jesse Mu, Advait Sarkar

Workshops

Where is the Human? Bridging the Gap Between AI and HCI

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Carron 1

Kori Inkpen, Stevie Chancellor, Munmun De Choudhury, Michael Veale, Eric P.S. Baumer

Emerging Perspectives in Human-Centered Machine Learning

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Dochart 1

Gonzalo Ramos, Jina Suh, Soroush Ghorashi, Christopher Meek, Richard Banks, Saleema Amershi, Rebecca Fiebrink, Alison Smith-Renner, Gagan Bansal

Hacking Blind Navigation

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Carron 2

João Guerreiro, Hernisa Kacorri, Jeffrey P. Bigham, Edward Cutrell, Daisuke Sato, Dragan Ahmetovic, Chieko Asakawa

Accepted paper: Use Cases and Impact of Audio Based Virtual Exploration
Anne Spencer Ross, Edward Cutrell, Alex Fiannaca, Melanie Kneisel, Meredith Ringel Morris

Designing for Digital Wellbeing: A Research & Practice Agenda

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Castle 3 CROWN

Marta E. Cecchinato, John Rooksby, Alexis Hiniker, Sean Munson, Kai Lukoff, Luigina Ciolfi, Anja Thieme, Daniel Harrison

Everyday Automation Experience: Non-Expert Users Encountering Ubiquitous Automated Systems

Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Boisdale 2

Peter Fröhlich, Matthias Baldauf, Thomas Meneweger, Ingrid Erickson, Manfred Tscheligi, Thomas Gable, Boris De Ruyter, Fabio Paternò

Conversational Agents: Constructing Action Plans from a Wave of Research and Development

Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Castle 3 CROWN

Richard Jacques, Asbjørn Følstad, Elizabeth Gerber, Jonathan Grudin, Ewa Luger, Andrés Monroy-Hernández, Dakuo Wang

The Future of Work

Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM | Dochart 1

Siân Lindley, Noopur Raval, Hamed S. Alavi, Silvia Lindtner, Ding Wang

Presentations

Case Studies

Explorations on Single Usability Metrics

Monday, May 6, 2019 | 11:00 AM–12:20 PM | Argyll 1 CROWN

Michael Van Waardhuizen, Jennifer McLean-Oliver, Nancy Perry, Joe Munko

Courses

Anticipating the Future of HCI by Understanding Its Past and Present

Monday, May 6, 2019 | 12:20 PM–2:00 PM | Forth

Jonathan Grudin

Interactivity

Monday, May 6, 2019 | 5:30 PM–7:30 PM

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 10:20 AM–11:00 AM and 3:20 PM–4:00 PM

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | 10:20 AM–11:00 AM and 3:20 PM–4:00 PM

Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 10:20 AM–11:00 AM

INT003: Physical Programming for Blind and Low Vision Children at Scale

Nicolas Villar, Cecily Morrison, Daniel Cletheroe, Tim Regan, Anja Thieme, Greg Saul

INT042: Demonstration of SeeingVR: A Set of Tools to Make Virtual Reality More Accessible to People with Low Vision

Yuhang Zhao, Edward Cutrell, Christian Holz, Meredith Ringel Morris, Eyal Ofek, Andrew D. Wilson

Panel

The Future of Tangible User Interfaces

Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 2:00 PM–3:20 PM | Argyll 1 CROWN

Lars Erik Holmquist, Oren Zuckerman, Rafael ‘Tico’ Ballagas, Hiroshi Ishii, Kimiko Ryokai, Haiyan Zhang

Publications

Videos

Microsoft Research blog