Hi! I am a Ph.D. student in the School of Computing at KAIST. I am working with Juho Kim as part of KIXLAB. My research interests in Human-Computer Interaction focuses on video interactions, where I aim to understand video content by using HCI+AI and build interactive technologies on them.


  • 2022/4 - I'm attending CHI 2022 in person! Let's have a chat in New Orleans :)
  • 2022/3 - I'll be serving as an SV in IUI 2022 and presenting SoftVideo!
  • 2022/3 - Our paper has been accepted to CHI 2022 workshop on Computational Approaches for Understanding, Generating, and Adapting User Interfaces!
  • 2022/2 - I received a Special Recognition for Outstanding Reviews at CHI 2022!
  • 2022/2 - Our paper CatchLive has been accepted to CHI 2022!
  • 2021/12 - Our paper Softvideo has been accepted to IUI 2022!


Conference and Journal Papers

CatchLive: Real-time Summarization of Live Streams with Stream Content and Interaction Data

Saelyne Yang, Jisu Yim, Juho Kim, Hijung Valentina Shin

CHI 2022
SoftVideo: Improving the Learning Experience of Software Tutorial Videos with Collective Interaction Data

Saelyne Yang, Jisu Yim, Aitolkyn Baigutanova, Seoyoung Kim, Minsuk Chang, Juho Kim

IUI 2022
Snapstream: Snapshot-based Interaction in Live Streaming for Visual Art

Saelyne Yang, Changyoon Lee, Hijung Valentina Shin, Juho Kim

CHI 2020
What Makes It Hard for Users to Follow Software Tutorial Videos?

Saelyne Yang, Juho Kim

HCI Korea 2020

Posters, Demos, and Workshop Papers

Improving Video Interfaces by Presenting Informational Units of Videos

Saelyne Yang, Sankyung Kwak, Taesoo Kim, Juho Kim


Awards & Honors

  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Reviews (CHI 2022)
  • Inseong Fellow - KAIST (2021)
  • An Outstanding TA Award (2021 Spring)
  • An Outstanding MS Thesis Award (2021)
  • Kwanjeong Scholarship (2019)
  • Google WTM Scholarsip (2018)
  • Dean's List - School of Computing, KAIST (2018 Spring)


  • Adobe Research
    Reserach Intern, Creative Technologies Lab (Jun 2020 - Sep 2020)
    Mentor: Hijung Valentina Shin
    Reserach Intern (Jun 2018 - Dec 2018)
    Mentor: Juho Kim
    Software Engineer Intern (Jan 2018 - Feb 2018)


  • Ph.D. in School of Computing, KAIST (Mar. 2021 - Present)
    Advisor: Juho Kim, GPA: 4.16/4.3
  • M.S. in School of Computing, KAIST (Mar. 2019 - Feb. 2021)
    Advisor: Juho Kim
  • B.S. in School of Computing, KAIST (Mar. 2015 - Feb. 2019)
    Magna Cum Laude