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Course Calendar

Remember that written responses will be due on Piazza before the start of each class session. See Piazza for full instructions.

Our goal is to aim for a broad selection of topics within HCI technical systems research, with an emphasis on more recent papers from top-tier venues.

Week 0

Friday – Sept 28

Week 1 – holistic paper reading

Monday – Oct 1

Wednesday – Oct 3

  • No lecture on some Wednesdays (always check calendar!)

Friday – Oct 5

Week 2 – more holistic reading

Monday – Oct 8

Wednesday – Oct 10

Friday – Oct 12

  • no class today (Design Lab off-site meeting)
  • (deadline for adding this course)

Week 3 – general structure of HCI papers

Monday – Oct 15

Wednesday – Oct 17

Friday – Oct 19

Week 4

Monday – Oct 22

  • No class today (Prof. Guo on research trip)

Wednesday – Oct 24

  • No class today (Prof. Guo on research trip)

Friday – Oct 26

  • No class today (Prof. Guo on research trip)

Week 5 – evaluating HCI systems research

Monday – Oct 29

Wednesday – Oct 31

Friday – Nov 2

Week 6 – assessing novelty of HCI systems

Monday – Nov 5

Wednesday – Nov 7

Friday – Nov 9

Week 7 – contextualizing within related work

Monday – Nov 12 – Veterans Day Holiday, no class

Wednesday – Nov 14

Friday – Nov 16

Week 8 – Commercializing HCI Systems Research

Monday – Nov 19

Wednesday – Nov 21

  • HCI research careers informal discussion (attendance is optional since it's the day before Thanksgiving holiday)
  • reserve time for some 2nd oral presentations (if people are around)

Friday – Nov 23 – Thanksgiving Holiday, no class

Week 9 – Industry Research Collaborations

Monday – Nov 26

Wednesday – Nov 28

Friday – Nov 30

Week 10 – Back To The Future: Classic HCI papers

Monday – Dec 3

Wednesday – Dec 5

  • No class today, you're done!

Friday – Dec 7

  • No class today, you're done!

[NO FINAL EXAM. You're done after Week 10!]