The ACM Distinguished Speakers Program Committee
The ACM Distinguished Speakers Program Committee is responsible for the oversight of the program, including reviewing its scope, procedures, policies and effectiveness. The Committee also reviews all nominations and decides which nominees to accept to the program.
ACM headquarters liaison to the committee: Cynthia Ryan
Luca Chittaro is a professor of Human Computer Interaction in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Udine, Italy, where he heads the HCI Lab. He is a co-founder of AVIETRA, a company that creates virtual reality applications for safety, with a special focus on airlines and aviation. Luca has helped organize several ACM conferences, including Web3D, MobileHCI, and EICS, and was Chair of the ACM SIGCHI Italian Chapter.