Programme Committee

Microsoft Challenge Judges

  • Glenda Watson Hyatt (Soaring Eagle Communications)
  • Jennison Asuncion (Adaptech Research Network)
  • Jerry Randell (Helen Keller Services for the Blind)
  • Cynthia Shelly (Microsoft)

Google Student Award Judges

  • Giorgio Brajnik (University of Udine – Italy);
  • Vicki Hanson (University of Dundee – UK);
  • Amy Hurst (UMBC – USA); and
  • Jonathan Lazar (Towson University).

Advocates

  • Tiago Guerreiro (Technical University of Lisbon – Portugal);
  • Shaun K Kane (UMBC – USA);
  • Sergio Sayago (University of Dundee – UK);
  • Peter Thiessen (eBuddy – Netherlands);

Programme Committee

  • Shadi Abou-Zahra (W3C);
  • Margherita Antona (ICS-FORTH);
  • Myriam Arrue (University of the Basque Country);
  • Melanie Baljko (York University, Canada);
  • Armando Barreto (Florida International University);
  • Giorgio Brajnik (Università di Udine);
  • Andy Brown (University of Manchester);
  • Luís Carriço (University of Lisbon);
  • Olga De Troyer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel);
  • David Duce (Oxford Brookes University);
  • Inmaculada Fajardo (University of Valencia);
  • Renata Fortes (University of Sao Paulo);
  • Greg Gay (University of Toronto);
  • Becky Gibson (IBM Emerging Internet Technologies);
  • Simon Harper (University of Manchester);
  • Sarah Horton (Author and Consultant);
  • Matt Huenerfauth (City University of New York);
  • Caroline Jay (University of Manchester);
  • Brian Kelly (University of Bath);
  • Arun Kumar (IBM India);
  • Katherine McCoy (University of Delaware);
  • Eleni Michailidou (The Cyprus University of Technology);
  • Klaus Miesenberger (University of Linz);
  • Silvia Mirri (University of Bologna);
  • David Novick (The University of Texas at El Paso);
  • Zeljko Obrenovic (Technical University Eindhoven);
  • Mike Paciello (The Paciello Group);
  • Enrico Pontelli (New Mexico State University);
  • IV Ramakrishnan ( Stony Brook University);
  • Gustavo Rossi (Universidad Nacional de La Plata);
  • Cynthia Shelly (Microsoft Corporation);
  • David Sloan (University of Dundee);
  • Hironobu Takagi (IBM Research);
  • Shari Trewin (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center);
  • Douglas Tudhope (University of Glamorgan);
  • Konstantinos Votis (Centre for Research and Technology Hellas);
  • Takayuki Watanabe (Tokyo Woman’s Christian University); and
  • Yeliz Yesilada (METU NCC/University of Manchester).