Demo Chair Overview

The Demo Chair is responsible for assembling the system demos to be presented in the main conference program. This includes selecting the Demo Committee (if one is needed), requesting demos, selecting appropriate ones, creating descriptions for the conference program, making sure that demo display requirements are conveyed to the Local Arrangements Chair, etc.

Two kinds of demonstrations are possible:

Typically, system demos are meant for non-commercial systems.

The Demo Chair should work very closely with the Program Chairs, to coordinate the amount of time in the program available for demos, the meeting space, and the demo descriptions for the conference Proceedings.

Call for Demos

Some issues to bear in mind:

Information to Request in Demo Calls

It is suggested that system demonstration proposals include the following information:

Sample Call-for-Demos