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Best of MobileHCI 2012

Best Papers

  • An investigation into the use of tactile instructions in snowboarding. Daniel Spelmezan
  • MemReflex: Adaptive Flashcards for Mobile Microlearning. Darren Edge, Stephen Fitchett, Michael Whitney, James Landay

Best Demo

  • Tilt Displays: Display Surfaces with Multi-Axis Tilt and Actuation. Jason Alexander, AndrĂ©s Lucero, Sriram Subramanian

Demo honorable mention

  • PoI Poi: Point-of-Interest Poi for Multimodal Tethered Whirling. Michael Cohen

Social Media

The official hashtag for MobileHCI2012 is #mobilehci2012 and you can follow us on Twitter or Facebook.


MobileHCI 2012 will be held at the Westin St. Francis, San Francisco. We have negotiated special conference rates for attendees to stay at this hotel. The rates below will be available till August 24 2012. All rooms include free internet access.

Date Rate
Thu 20th Sept $269
Fri 21st Sept $229
Sat 22nd Sept $229
Sun 23rd Sept $229
Mon 24th Sept $229

To book accommodation, please visit http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=1201230613&key=554F9


To register please visit: http://www.regonline.com/mobilehci2012

Registration prices are as below

(ends July 31)
(ends Sept 15)
(Sept 16)
ACM Member $750 $850 $1000
ACM Student Member $400 $450 $500
Non-Member $900 $1000 $1150
Student Non-member $475 $525 $550
One-day (All categories) $350 $425 $550
Workshops & Tutorials (All categories) $150 $200 $200

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellations will be accepted until 31 July. Refunds will be made in full less a $75 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds issued after 31 July 2012. if you require a refund before this date, please contact the Mobile HCI 2012 chairs.


The Association for Computing Machinery does not issue formal invitation letters for visas. We can however issue a visa support letter.

For visa support letters, please send all requests to with the following information:

  • Name and mailing address as it appears on your passport.
  • The name of the conference you wish to attend.
  • Registration confirmation number.
  • If you are the author of any papers accepted for the conference, please provide the title.
  • Email Address

Visa Support letters will be issued via email/ fax.

For official information on visa requirements, visit the US Department of State International Travel web site.