VCEW 2018

The 2018 workshop will be held June 24-June 27, 2018 at the Christiania at Vail, Colorado

Registration is now open: see below.


   "Accelerating the Intelligent Internet"


   Speed doesn't matter if you can't drive it: the cost of user-hostile systems 

Stephanie Rosenbaum, TecEd, Inc.

  • Stephanie Rosenbaum is CEO of TecEd, Inc., a pioneering user experience consultancy celebrating its 50th anniversary year.  An active member of ACM SIGCHI (Computer-Human Interaction), former vice-chair of ACM SIGDOC (Design of Communication), and life senior member of IEEE, she contributed an invited chapter on “The Future of Usability Evaluation” to Maturing Usability from the European COST294-MAUSE research community.  A Fellow of the Society for Technical Communication, Stephanie received the STC’s 2011 Rainey Award for Excellence in Research, and was awarded an IEEE Millennium Medal in 2000. 


Preliminary speakers this year include Intel, ARM, Cavium, Numascale, AMD, Renesas, Toshiba, Samsung, Google, CMU, CERN and others. 

Program Committee:

  • Chair: Brian Hirano (Oracle)
  • Co-Chair: Bill Huffman, Cadence (Tensilica)

Session chairs and Vice chairs:

  • Andy Rudoff
  • Atsushi Hasegawa, Renesas 
  • John Kelsey
  • Mike Nelson
  • Pankaj Mehra
  • Pete Wilson, Kiva Design Groupe 
  • Rich Zippel
  • Steve Fields
  • Steve Miller, Intel 
  • Yahya Sotoudeh, Intel 
  • Yoshio Masubuchi, Toshiba 

Workshop Details

Registration is now open. 

Here’s the registration link:


The workshop registration is $1150 for USENIX members, $1250 for non-members. 

This includes the workshop, lodging and meals. 

The prices increase by $100 on June 11th. 

Companions sharing the room of a particpant are $495 and are welcome at all events.

Extra days before or after the workshop can be purchased for $180 per day. 

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