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GRAND is a top sponsor of the 2014 ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2014) - the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction. CHI 2014 focuses on diversity; from the broad range of backgrounds of its attendees (CHI 2013 broke all records, with 3442 attendees from 54 countries), to the diverse spectrum of communities and fields which the conference and its research impact. CHI 2014 will take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Canada, a city itself known for its cultural diversity.
Check out "GRAND at CHI 2014" at grand-nce.ca/events/event-data/2014/chi-2014