This is the page that lists all of the participants and their position papers (the things they wrote to show they were "qualified" to participate in the workshop).

Participant
Position paper title
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Eben Haber (IBM)
Research Impact on Practitioners at IBM
Wk-Haber.pdf
Nigel Bevan (Professional usability services)
Barriers to uptake of HCI research results
Wk-Bevan.pdf
Tharon Howard (Clemson University)

Wk-Howard.pdf
Pardha S. Pyla (Bloomberg L. P.)
From Research Hypotheses to Practical Guidelines: A Proposal to Facilitate Researcher- Practitioner Interaction

Other authors: Catherine Grevet (Georgia Institute of Technology), Manas Tungare (Google Inc.), Manuel A. Perez-Quinones (Virginia Tech)
Wk-Pyla-Grevet-Tungare-Perez.pdf
Kath Straub (Usability.org)
Toward integrating research in practice: Exploring the benefits, beliefs and barriers that keep researcher and practitioners apart
Wk-Straub.pdf
David M. Krum (USC Institute for Creative Technologies)
The Isolated Practitioner

Other author: Mark Bolas (USC Institute for Creative Technologies)
Wk-Krum-Bolas.pdf
John Karat (IBM)
The Dialog between Research and Practice in HCI
Wk-Karat.pdf
Randolph G. Bias (University of Texas at Austin)

Wk-Bias.pdf
Elizabeth Buie (Luminanze Consulting, LLC)


Susan Dray (Dray & Associates, Inc.)
Engaged Scholars, Thoughtful Practitioners: The Interdependence of Academics and Practitioners in
User-Centered Design and Usability (Journal of Usability Studies article)
Wk-Dray.pdf
Keith Instone (IBM)

Wk-Instone.pdf
Jhilmil Jain (HP)


Arnie Lund (Microsoft)
The Impedance between Research and Practice
LundPositionPaper.pdf
Gerrit van der Veer (Vrije Universeteit)


Bo Begole (Xerox PARC)








Unable to attend



Gitte Lindgaard (Carleton University)

Wk-Lindgaard.pdf
Avi Parush (Carleton University)
Toward a Common Ground: Practice and Research in HCI (interactions article)
Wk-Parush.pdf