Notes from India HCI 2019

India HCI 2019 was held at ISB, Hyderabad on 1-3 November 2019. I took notes on some of the talks given at the event and Iā€™m sharing them here. I wrote what I could fit on a single page, please look up the authors for more details!

Talk: Interface Design in 3D & VFX Software
Pete Draper, CEO & co-founder of Makuta VFX
Keynote 1: Technology as an enabler for rural development
Shashank Tripathi, Partner at PwC and founder of Jagriti Yatra
Keynote 2:ā€‹ The Ironies of Autonomy
Maya Indira Ganesh, Technology Researcher at Leuphana University
Exemplar based experience transfer
Paridhi Maheshwari, Adobe
Dara: a chatbot to help Indian artists and designers discover international opportunities
Microsoft Research
Investigating controller-less input for smartphone based VR
Priya Ganapathi and Keyur Sorathia
Challenges faced by Visually Impaired in Accessing Bangalore Metro Services.
Varun R. Panambur
Keynote 4:ā€‹ Electric mobility in Indian context
Dr. Ashok Jhunjhunwala, Professor, IIT Madras
Tete a Tete Panel : Extended Reality for Social Good
Lead By Jayati Bandopadhyay and Saurabh Srivastava.
Keynote 6:ā€‹ HCI and why comic sans is keeping hostile aliens away from Earth
Amol Gurwara, Country Manager, Kindle at Amazon Singapore
That's all, folks!
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