Geraldine Fitzpatrick receives IFIP’s 2019 TC 13 Pioneer Award

  • 2019-09-20
  • Award
  • Research

IFIP TC13 appoints pioneers to honour the greatest contributors to the development and growth of the field of human-computer interaction.

Geraldine Fitzpatrick, professor for Human Computer Interaction at TU Wien Informatics.
Geraldine Fitzpatrick, professor for Human Computer Interaction at TU Wien Informatics.

The IFIP Technical Committee on Human–Computer Interaction (IFIP TC13) has announced the 2019 winners of the IFIP TC13 Pioneer in Human-Computer Interaction Awards. IFIP TC13 appoints pioneers to honour the greatest contributors to the development and growth of the field of human-computer interaction (HCI) by engaging in the educational, theoretical, technical, commercial or professional aspects of analysis, design, construction, evaluation and use of interactive systems. A committee of distinguished experts considered 14 nominations, voting unanimously to honour five candidates with the 2019 TC 13 Pioneer Award: Anirudha Joshi (India), Helen Petrie (United Kingdom, Australia), Masaaki Korusu (Japan), Simone Diniz Junqueira Barbosa (Brazil), and our very own Geraldine Fitzpatrick (Austria, Australia).

We congratulate Geraldine on her Award.